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This mystery York, Pa., intersection was built for post World War II traffic

York, Pa., Daily Record Facebook readers respond to really engage with aerial photographs. They like to figure what has changed – and what hasn’t. If you’re also a fan, check out YorkTownSquare’s aerial photo category.

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This sports moment surely shows York, Pa., at its best: The hop seen around the world

The York Revolution’s Sean Smith is seen after the Revs pulled out a win against Sugarland in Atlantic League playoff action on Sept. 26. In the 8th inning, Smith had tied the game with a homer over the left field wall and hopped around the bases, a scene viewed hundreds of thousands of times in homes around the world. He injured himself rounding first base after running out the hit, not aware that the ball had cleared the outfield wall.

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Spacious Central Market can become known for more than good food

Central Market served as a gathering place for 5,000 people in the late 1800s for religious services. Ever since reading that account, YorkTownSquare.com has advocated uses for the market that go well beyond the partial days that it is open … Continue reading

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Where does this York County history mystery wood carving sit?

Here’s a mystery photo to locate. It’s a carving of a wolf, and it sits on public display in a York County, Pa., town. Can you place it? (See answer below). Hint: Think about the animal in the carving.

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Civil War comes to Hellam, Wrightsville, Lower Windsor – Linked in to York County history, 4/10/13

‘Civil War comes to: Hellam, Wrightsville, Lower Windsor ‘ , a coloring book, provides youngsters with an opportunity to learn about the War Between the States

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Look, you cannot resist viewing these best images by York Daily Record photographers

  Look, the blog on Yorkblog.com that features the handiwork of York, Pa., Daily Record/Sunday News photographers, leads with an image of coverage of Tropical Storm Agnes. That’s fitting considering the terrible storms that have damaged Kentucky and the Southeast … Continue reading

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Check out this list of links about champion York Revs and baseball in York, Pa.

The York Revolution beat Bridgeport in dramatic style Saturday, Oct. 2, to win the Atlantic League championship. Here, the team celebrates after its 5-4 victory. (See video of the celebration below, plus a photograph of the Revs running onto the … Continue reading

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