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York Fair 250: Big parade, big top circus part of big anniversary plans

Linked in/Neat stuff below: Boyhood homes of famous Yorkers/Jeff Koons in the news These panels, part of the outdoor York Fair painting in the Murals of York series, show high-profile parades that have been part of the fair’s past. This … Continue reading

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Part II: York countians are proud of the York Fair, and there’s a lot to be proud about

  No, this 734-pound pumpkin, left, was not the largest in York Fair history. A fair spokesman recalled that one weighed in the upper 800 pound to lower 900 pound range. Such big pumpkins don’t become giants by chance. “A … Continue reading

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