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Memory Lane in York County, Pa.: These 13 links will take you back

Certain venues – existing, demolition and reused – around York, Pa., bring back floods of memories. Melvin’s is one of those. The Springettsbury Township ice cream bar was demolished to make way for Interstate 83. But people remember it well. … Continue reading

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Manchester Township’s White Oak Park – from amusement park to teen hangout: Linked in to history, Nov. 21, 2012

Yorktownsquare.com covers White Oak Park, the Shady Dell, Emigsville’s Emig Mansion and bald eagles over York County.

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The battling bands of White Oak Park: Linked in with neat York County history stuff, Aug. 30, 2012

A double CD set commemorates bands that played at this north side teen hangout.

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It’s June, and Hanover is thinking Christmas: Linked in with neat York County history stuff, June 27, 2012

Santa’s Cabin is a Hanover counterpart to the Little Courthouse that stood in York’s Square for years.

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Just try to resist this memory-tugging photo of North York’s White Oak Park

This is a rare photograph of White Oak Park courtesy of J. David Allen & Son Photography. This photo shows vehicles navigating the road to Emigsville near the Oaks’ buildings. The traffic islands are there today, placing the Oaks at … Continue reading

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Wanted: Old photos of teen hangout White Oak Park

The Borden’s Ice Cream Sign formerly hung outside the Shady Dell. Now, does anyone have a photo of White Oaks Park? York countian Derek Shaw, who is interested in all kinds of neat things, is looking for an exterior photo … Continue reading

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