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Old plow aids in planting of new Glen Rock museum: Linked in with neat history stuff, Feb. 1, 2012

Here’s the history of the recently opened historical museum in southern York County’s Glen Rock, according to borough historian John Huffnagel: ‘During the Sesquicentennial, Harold Fritz brought a plow made in Glen Rock in the 1880s into Sesquicentennial Headquarters for … Continue reading

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Check out these iconic YDR photos fit for Facebook timeline: Linked in with neat history stuff, Jan. 30, 2012

Tractor’s square dance, yes square dance, at a recent Pennsylvania Farm Show. This photo, one of several available by the York, Pa., Daily Record/Sunday News, is available for posting on Facebook’s new timeline feature. If you’re not a fan of … Continue reading

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A hot York County news cycle that will live long in memory

Patrick Dahlheimer, Chad Gracey, and Chad Taylor, right, members of the band Live, are seen with York City Councilman Michael Helfrich in the former Maple Press/Bi-Comp building in York this week. The trio, performing as Gracious Few, purchased the old … Continue reading

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Apple Queen gave Joe Paterno a health to you wish: Linked in with neat history stuff, Jan. 24, 2012

York countians have many memories of Joe Paterno, whose legacy is being remembered this week. Here, Joyce McWilliams, reigning Pennsylvania Apple Queen  sent off  Joe Paterno and his Nittany Lions from Harrisburg International Airport in December 1972 with a ‘health … Continue reading

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10 top links to coverage of the life, death and legacy of Joe Paterno

This is the front page from the York Daily Record/Sunday News today, leading in to comprehensive coverage of Joe Paterno’s death.  The coverage also included many stories and photos on ydr.com and social media. Here’s one example from Twitter, Daily … Continue reading

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New museum opening in southern York County – Linked in with neat York County history stuff, Nov. 19, 2011

Glen Rock is getting a new museum. The grand opening and ribbon cutting is set for 2 p.m., Jan. 22, at the museum, in the Peoples Bank building. This photograph, from The ‘Item’ Review, Glen Rock Historic Preservation Society’s winter … Continue reading

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YDR web page pulls together coverage, creates record of Sandusky case, Penn State scandal

This York Daily Record/Sunday News photograph captures the scene before the resignation of Joe Paterno shortly before his departure as coach in the wake of the Penn State scandal. The photograph appears on a ydr.com website designed to tell the … Continue reading

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