Daily Archives: July 1, 2008

Jane Alexander, Bev Mackereth pioneering county women in state politics

After 50 years of practicing law, Jane Alexander’s longtime law office is filled memorabilia and 26-year occupant Jake ‘the Jerk.’ The bird is known to ask: ‘May I help you?’ Background posts: Who are York County’s most influential citizens? – … Continue reading

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Olympian/lawyer Whitney Metzler comes home to York County

An Associated Press photographer captured Whitney Metzler of Dallastown during the women’s 400 Individual Medley event at the 1996 U.S. Olympic Trials. Metzler went on to finish in eighth place at the Olympics. Metzler became an attorney in York. (See … Continue reading

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