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When the Klan tried to recruit York community leader Voni B. Grimes

A portion of the many honors accorded to York County’s Voni B. Grimes hang on the wall of his residence. Recent Ku Klux Klan activity in York County’s northern tip prompted Grimes to stop by the York, Pa., Daily Record’s office.

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10 more memorable moments, stories in the Storm of October 2013

Dover Township’s John Yost has a new water line on his 1840 home. ‘The nearby Conewago Creek flooded up his driveway and porch and almost surpassed his first-floor windowsills,’ York, Pa., Daily Record/Sunday News photographer Chris Dunn wrote in this ydr.com Media Center gallery photo’s caption.

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West Shore Theater, less than a mile from the York County line, offers a step back in time

The West Shore Theater, less than a mile from York County line in Cumberland County, offers a step back in time

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York County’s Gravity Hill is where ‘down is up,’ and that’s no Halloween tale

York County has a Gravity Hill where down seems to be up, and that’s no Halloween tale

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