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YorkTownSquare.com stories you like best: 10 most-viewed posts so far in 2015

The Red Lion Country Club’s banquet hall erupts in flames in February, as captured by  Yoe Fire Company Deputy Chief Grant Gouker. News and analysis about this fire attracted widespread interest, demonstrated by a No. 4 ranking among all YorkTownSquare.com … Continue reading

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York County, Pa. country clubs: This has been a tough week for former gathering spots

Neat stuff/Linked in: Golden Swan for sale/1960s Continental Square band Photos of massive earth move: Glatfelter restoring Lake Lehman to former, natural state http://t.co/0mOQvrNohv @ydrcom — paul kuehnel (@paulkuehnel) February 12, 2015 It was a tough week for former country … Continue reading

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Red Lion Country Club: A short history of this longtime landmark, damaged by fire today

An early morning fire badly damaged the old Red Lion Country Club building.This 1956 clipping, from York County Heritage Trust files, shows one of the improvements to the York Township building. Like the Hanover Country Club’s Abbottown location, the Red Lion Country Club has sat on land originally purchased in 1937. The club has not operated as such for several years and is currently owned – and placed up for sale – by the Red Lion School District.

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