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Did you know? Turnpike crosses tip of York County. Linked in with neat history stuff, July 31, 2012

Yorktownsquare.com blog cover’s Chris Doleman’s upcoming Hall of Fame induction, Susquehanna Indian lands endangered and the closing of a regional bookstore

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Can you locate this beautiful, bucolic York County scene? Linked in with neat history stuff, Feb.22, 2012

The hills in York County, Pa., offer many scenic views but here’s one that might not be as well known as say, from Roundtop Mountain Resort in northern York County or Reservoir Hill, south of York. Can you place this … Continue reading

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Where in the world is Washington Township in York County, home of top dog Malachy

This outdoor chapel is on the grounds of the Bermudian Church of the Brethren, in Washington Township in western York County. It’s one of York County’s most beautiful scenes, the benches and cross overlooking Bermudian Creek. (Click to enlarge; see … Continue reading

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Farmer with about 6 years of schooling never missed Meet the Press: Linked in with neat history stuff, Feb. 16, 2012

Codorus Valley Chronicles carried an informative article in its February edition about York County Labor Leader Richard Boyd’s bid for a State Senate seat some years ago. The photo, from this newsletter of the Codorus Valley Area Historical Society, shows … Continue reading

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