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For preservationists, not a great day when this York, Pa., landmark came down

We like to keep readers up to date on the changing landscape of York County. It’s not just for readers of YorkTownSquare.com living in the ends of the earth. York County has a lot of acreage, so it’s hard to see everything coming down – or going up. So this photo is part of a news quiz of several structures that have been demolished in recently months – or in this case – years. This is the only historic building that’s part of the quiz. Can you locate it?

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How will history remember this moment in York City schools?

The York City School District and community leaders are looking to the talents of Supt. Deborah Wortham, left, to provide leadership in very difficult financial times. Here, the superintendent is cheering on students and alumni playing William Penn High School … Continue reading

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Promoting York High’s achievers: ‘Grab that and run with it’

York, Pa., native and Judge Marie White Bell is a member of the William Penn Senior High School Hall of Fame. She is among the luminaries who are products of the York City School District. Also of interest: People mag … Continue reading

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