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Endangered pier aided York trolley runs to Elm Beach: ‘It must have been their Ocean City’

Linked in/Neat stuff: ‘Murder in the Stacks’/Regional covered bridge burns For years, this old pier has just been there, right in the middle of the Conewago Creek outside Manchester. It supported a trolley bridge for decades but then the service … 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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Clang, clang, clang went the trolley. Linked in with neat history stuff, Jan. 13, 2012

  Postcards and souvenir photos, such as this one provided by York countian Larry Good, covered a variety of topics, even routine and everyday community sites. This is the trolley station in Mount Wolf. ‘… I don’t know what year,’ … 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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