Daily Archives: April 19, 2009

Bias-related incidents, YorkCounts quality-of-life indicator: ‘A concern in York County’

State police horses separate a woman yelling at white supremacists during a January 2002 disturbance in York. Neo-Nazis and other racists traded insults with city residents, anarchists and anti-racist protesters in the aftermath of race riot trial verdicts. Police largely … Continue reading

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Spanish flu epidemic in York: ‘People died one right after the other’

This clip from The (York, Pa.) Gazette and Daily observes what happened on the war front “over there” in World War I. It shows part of a roll call of the 195 or more York countians who died, including George … Continue reading

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