Daily Archives: July 4, 2008

16 York County Good Samaritans honored with Carnegie Medals since 1906

Ron Gross won a Carnegie Medal for intervening during an assault in York in 2003. He’s one of a handful of York countians ever awarded the medal. Background posts: York County educator recalls machete attack on ‘I survived’, War memorials … Continue reading

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York County libraries offer serendipity – and have done so for decades

York County libraries are used for more than securing books and videos. Here, Elizabeth Snelbaker, of Warrington township, works with her quilting group in the back room of the Red Land Community Library in this 2003 photo. The group met … Continue reading

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