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Manchester Township’s Roundtown Elementary: These 4 lessons came from 1 period at the school

‘Journalists use phones, tablets, computers, cameras, notebooks, and pizza!’ Roundtown Elementary third-grade teacher Amy Musone wrote on Twitter. That’s right. All of these tools have their place in the modern journalists’ toolbox – and any journalist knows that you’re often fueled by pizza when chasing after stories. Bill Dissinger illustrated the multi-tasking world of a modern journalist.

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Norman Wood Bridge at sunrise: Surely this is York County – actually Lancaster County – at its best

Linked in/Neat stuff: Hess trucks for sale/Synagogues in York Ah, the Norman Wood Bridge, seen before sunrise, several years ago, as captured by photographer Don McClure. It’s a beautiful span, high above the Susquehanna River. The bridge has a distinctively … Continue reading

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Working on Steam into History’s railroad – Linked in to York County history, 4/11/13

Yorktownsquare.com covers Roundtown’s one-room school, the 40th anniversary of the Vietnam War, YDR/WGAL’s town meeting and working on Steam into History’s railroad

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Keystone Color Works building to be brushed up for artspace? Linked in to history, 1/31/13

Yorktownsquare.com covers a million dollar nickel, Artspace coming to downtown York buildings and efforts are under way to rehab the old one-room schoolhouse in Roundtown.

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Center Square School in Roundtown? Great name, but one-room building in dire need of repairs

This view of the Center Square School in Roundtown is hidden from motorists driving by on Church Road in Manchester Township, Pa. Backers of the school plan a fundraiser to preserve the one-room building. (See photo of another one-room school, … Continue reading

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No church/school conflict: Manchester Township church to shore up deteriorating school

Ginny Lehr will raffle off a quilt to raise money to refurbish the Center Square School in Roundtown. The century-old Manchester Township schoolhouse is in need of repairs, estimated at $50,000. Background posts: Interesting Web site dedicated to American country … Continue reading

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Roundtown in Manchester Township, York County, Pa.? Where did that come from?

Roundtown old one-room school is a landmark often used to locate this Manchester Township hamlet. Background posts: Emigsville’s Web site tells tales of community’s past and Two union churches vestiges of bygone era. In probing Manchester’s Township’s past in the … Continue reading

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