Tag Archives: Avalong Restaurant

When Avalong’s putt-putt golf drew people to Springettsbury Township corner

Linked in/Neat stuff: Morris Pharmacy & the Yosts/One-roomer in Glen Rock Now that Memorial Day has passed, your mind goes to past days of summer recreation. Here, Cliff Satterthwaite captures the long-gone miniature golf course near Avalong Restaurant. This was … Continue reading

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How to get your photographs before thousands of eyes: Linked in to York County history, Nov. 3, 2012

Yorktownsquare.com covers a longtime York County stained-glass window market, Avalong Restaurant, Camp Security and a source for penny postcards.

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Exploring the gardens of old Springdale estate – Linked in with neat York County history stuff, July 21, 2012

Yorktownsquare.com blog covers Landis Valley’s Civil War encampment, Springdale’s gardens and York-area putt-putt golf.

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Memorable Avalong eatery: Linked in with neat York County, Pa., history stuff – June 12, 2010

Metro Bank offices around York County have implemented the good idea of colorized photos detailing historical events or sites near those branches. The Mount Zion and White Road bank branch, for example, was built on the former site of the … Continue reading

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Springettsbury Township corner bears witness to changing face of America

The Meadowbrook Mansion looms in the background as folks and their mounts mug for the camera. That area of Springettsbury Township, Pa., has seen farms and businesses come and go for decades. Also of interest: From top dog and hot … Continue reading

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