Daily Archives: February 10, 2009

Imposing Thanksgiving statues greet York Post Office users

Two statues at the York Post Office play on a Thanksgiving theme. Here, sculptor George Kratina of Brooklyn, N.Y., shows a father and daughter ‘Singing Thanksgiving.’ (See photo of second statue below.) Background posts: Of dinosaurs and big blue mailboxes … Continue reading

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Red Lion’s Scott Fitzkee ranks as York/Adams Greatest Athlete

Red Lion’s Scott Fitzkee has been named the greatest prep athlete in York and Adams counties history. Background posts: Story answers much about great athlete Hinkey Haines, including origin of his nickname and Central York High School’s Laura Beveridge: ‘I … Continue reading

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