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In search of proof that York Fair is America’s first, Part II

Joan Concilio, over at her Only in York County blog, picked up this 1947 York Fair program at a local estate sale. Then it was known as the York Interstate Fair, and it still draws people from across America. It has for decades, centuries. The York Fair’s founding in 1765 gives fair promoters the idea that it’s the nation’s oldest.

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History mystery solved: Old book listed acts for York Opera House

Neat stuff/Linked in below: ‘Rivers to Cross’/Ken Ludwig/Halestorm Flipside’s Erin McCracken has solved the question of the venue for acts in an old book, above, owned by longtime York County, Pa., moviehouse projectionist Lance Wolf. Lance’s book lists acts at … Continue reading

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Bruce Arians part of a short list of big celebs, achievers with York County roots

Bruce Arians, a William Penn High School graduate, is seen here in 2007 after his promotion to offensive coordinator of the Pittsburgh Steelers. He has since received yet another promotion: to head coach of the NFL’s Arizona Cardinals. He is among a slew of achievers from York County, Pa., who played big on the national stage.

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After years of achievement, York County baby boomers making their mark on state, national stages

After years of achievement, York County baby boomers are making their mark on state and national stages.

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Grammy nod propels Red Lion’s Halestorm to select status in York County history

Red Lion’s rock group Halestorm joins select group of York County performers in history.

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