Daily Archives: November 3, 2008

In York County and beyond, presidential races have produced rages through the ages

Finger pointing was rampant in the 1948 election, as it is in every political season, including the Obama-McCain battle 60 years later. Here, Gazette and Daily cartoonist Walt Partymiller pokes at the two major-party candidates, Democrat Harry Truman and Republican … Continue reading

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West York ritualistic suicide forgotten by many, but investigators remember

Mary Breighner discusses a body found in a Peach Bottom quarry in 2004 with her boss, Coroner Barry Bloss. In 2008, Breighner said she retiring. Background posts: York’s Wonder Women: The stories of four more movers and shakers, Witman murder … Continue reading

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