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Friday, December 06, 2019
In the decades following World War II, populations in American cities have ebbed and flowed as each generation starts a family and loads up the car to claim their plot of land in Suburbia. Contrary to early predictions, Millennials have proven no exception. Rather than choosing to remain in cities indefinitely, migration out of the city is simply occurring later than previous generations. Lower ...read more
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Friday, December 06, 2019
 Do you know someone who has been affected by cancer? With over 12 million cases in our country, many of us have a friend, family member or a spouse who has been diagnosed with cancer. The YMCA of York and York County provides an evidence based program that helps cancer survivors and patients regain their physical and mental strength.  The “LIVESTRONG at the YMCA” program is a FREE 12 week ...read more
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Friday, December 06, 2019
The Pennsylvania School Boards Association has recruited partnerWilliam Zee, the chair of Barley Snyder's Education Practice Group, to help provide trauma-informed training to school directors across the state.   Zee will be part of a PSBA-selected team that will help school directors receive what is now state-mandated training on how to be trauma-informed when dealing with students. ...read more
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Friday, December 06, 2019
Penn Market will host a Welcome Winter event, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, December 14 at the market, 380 W. Market St. This free event will feature free photographs, hot chocolate and cookie samples, and bubble making. Local vendors will offer meats, seasonal produce and florals, plus freshly prepared meals.   For more information, contact Joe Kirkenir at jkirkenir@yorkcoymca.org or ...read more
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Tuesday, December 03, 2019
 Wyndridge Farm, located at 885 S. Pleasant Avenue, Dallastown, PA 17313, collaborates with Farmacy Partners to present Live Well: A Holistic Showcase,  on Saturday January 18th, at Wyndridge. From 9am - 1pm. This curated event will feature area wellness professionals in Central Pennsylvania showcasing their expertise and services. Guests will be able to visit booths and hear presentations from ...read more
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Tuesday, December 03, 2019
Join us for our free monthly workshops!  At Bellomo and Associates we believe in education.  Everyone should understand what their estate planning options are, and what they should think about and consider, before doing any estate planning documents.  All of our workshops are free and open to everyone.  Anyone who attends our workshops is eligible for a free 60 minute consultation.  Please see ...read more
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Tuesday, December 03, 2019
The York County Economic Alliance (YCEA) will proudly announce the recipients of the YoCo Bloom Grant for the Small Business Development Program at a press conference.   Press Conference Details:Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2 p.m.YCEA Board Room – 144 Roosevelt Ave., York PA 17403, Second FloorAll media are invited to attend.   These awards mark the final installment of the 2019 YoCo Bloom Grant program, ...read more
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Tuesday, December 03, 2019
York County Libraries are partnering with T-Mobile to test a new library service: Hotspots To Go.   Starting this week, Martin Library in York and Collinsville Community Library in Brogue are loaning mobile hotspot devices to library members as part of a three-month pilot project.   Library members, age 18 and older, can borrow the hotspots for $15 for a three-week loan period. The hotspots will ...read more
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Tuesday, December 03, 2019
The York County Land Bank Authority, staffed by the York County Economic Alliance, made significant progress on its first project on Nov. 1, 2019.   Located in Felton Borough, the residential property was vacant for many years, unstable, located in a flood plain, with roof leakage and significant interior damage. “This property was in desperate need of demolition,” said Joy Flinchbaugh, borough ...read more
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Wednesday, November 27, 2019
Schaedler Yesco Distribution, Inc. has been named 13th in the Best Places to Work in PA, an annual award program designed to identify, recognize, and honor the best places of employment in Pennsylvania, benefiting the state's economy, its workforce, and businesses. This is the ninth year in a row and thirteenth time overall that SYD has won the esteemed award.  "It’s a terrific honor to be ...read more
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Wednesday, November 27, 2019
Glatfelter Memorial Library in Spring Grove has appointed Ellen Helfrick as its new library manager. Helfrick has served as library manager for Collinsville Community Library in Brogue for eight years and will continue in that role in tandem with her new position at Glatfelter.   She is a familiar face in Spring Grove as she previously served as interim library manager and as the library’s youth ...read more
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Wednesday, November 27, 2019
Stock and Leader, Attorneys at Law, is pleased to announce Joseph D. Baublitz has joined the Business, Real Estate, and School Law Practice Groups. Joe’s focus within the Business Law Practice Group consists of entity formation, commercial leasing and finance, and transaction support. He will also assist the Real Estate Team in commercial real estate matters and tax assessment appeals, as well as ...read more
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Wednesday, November 27, 2019
Barley Snyder is pleased to announce that Judge Stephen P. Linebaugh has been elected to the board of directors of the Margaret E. Moul Foundation.   The foundation provides fundraising support for the Margaret E. Moul Home in York. The home is a nonprofit facility providing medical and nursing care as well as rehabilitation services for adults with neuromuscular impairments and cognition levels ...read more
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Wednesday, November 27, 2019
Nearly 600,000 Christmas lights will illuminate Rocky Ridge County Park during the 36th annual “Christmas Magic – A Festival of Lights” at Rocky Ridge County Park. The online ticketing system implemented last year will be up and running again to expedite the admission process and enhance the visitor experience. Pre-purchased, timed tickets will be required every night this year.  When: Nov. 29 ...read more
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Wednesday, November 27, 2019
The York County Department of Parks and Recreation will host Birds of Prey Presentations at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 30, 2019.     Meet live hawks, owls, or falcons during this indoor program presented by local raptor rehabilitators. See these magnificent flying hunters up close. Learn how these birds are adapted to hunting on the wing.     Cameras are welcome. The program is free ...read more
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Tuesday, November 26, 2019
The Out Door Country Club is excited to announce the hiring of our new General Manager, Andrea LaCesa.  Ms. LaCesa's extensive experience in the Food & Beverage industry combined with her time in private clubs offers our membership the highest standard of service and leadership.  A York County native, Andrea's ties to the community provide another connection and level of hospitality to our ...read more
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Friday, November 22, 2019
Doceo, a locally owned technology company, has hired John Erisman as a Technology Consultant for their growing Lancaster Team.  John will educate and provide technology solutions to businesses and non-profits in the Lancaster County market. Doceo’s equipment and technology solutions include multifunction printers, desktop printers, wide-format systems, IT support and document management ...read more
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Friday, November 22, 2019
Overview The Manufacturing PA Training-to-Career Grant program will not duplicate existing programs such as WEDNet and Next Generation Industry Partnerships but is designed to help companies identify and train a skilled workforce while creating a workplace culture that allows the workforce to advance and the company to grow and compete in a competitive, global economy as a complement to existing ...read more
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Friday, November 22, 2019
 Masonry work on the Yorktowne Hotel façade will require a sidewalk and street closure around the hotel.   Beginning Monday, November 25 and concluding Friday, December 6, the sidewalk on Market Street will be closed to pedestrians from 6:30am to 3:30pm each day. The right lane of traffic on Market Street will also be closed during those same hours.   While much of the masonry work was ...read more
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Friday, November 22, 2019
SDPcreative, a leading communications firm in the capital region, has added a new commercial digital press to its equipment profile, bringing some of the newest technology available in the print industry to the Harrisburg area. Aside from standard digital printing, the computer-run machine also offers high end finishes and varnishes, security ink options, enhanced in-line bindery and finishing ...read more
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Thursday, November 21, 2019
This year’s Hanging of the Greens is presented by The Evergreen Valley Group at Morgan StanleyWHAT: Downtown Inc, the York County Economic Alliance and a dedicated group of volunteers from RKL, Royal Square Development & Construction, Wagman and York College’s Young Alumni Council will hang fresh pine roping and bright red bows around Downtown York as part of the annual Hanging of the Greens, ...read more
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Thursday, November 21, 2019
WYNDRIDGE FARM’S 2020 NEW YEAR’S EVE DINNERA four-course dinner prepared by an award-winning Executive Chef The Restaurant at Wyndridge Farm, located at 885 S. Pleasant Avenue, Dallastown, PA 17313, welcomes colleagues, friends and family for a 2020 New Year’s Eve Dinner, on Tuesday, December 31st from 4:00-9:00pm. Enjoy an elegant four-course dinner, prepared by our award-winning Executive Chef, ...read more
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Tuesday, November 19, 2019
  Springettsbury Township is hosting its 16th Annual Holiday Tree Lighting on Friday, November 22, 2019 at the Township’s park amphitheater at 1501 Mount Zion Road. The event begins at 5:45 p.m.  Please join us for a fun evening to kick off the holiday season! Santa will arrive at 5:45 p.m. with special treats for children and the musical performances will begin at 6:00 p.m. Hot chocolate is ...read more
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Tuesday, November 19, 2019
Higher Design Barber Studio is excited to have recently announced the opening of its second barbershop location, located in the York Galleria Mall, lower level as of July 30, 2019. This 1,350 square foot shop is open during normal mall business hour: Monday-Saturday, 10 a.m. - 9 p.m. and Sunday 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.     "We are excited and look forward to expanding our service to such a very ...read more
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Tuesday, November 19, 2019
There is no stopping the momentum at Gavin™ as the team is rounding out the year with a prestigious industry award.   Gavin, a digitally-minded public relations and marketing agency, was recently selected by the Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts to receive a 2019 Davey Award for its website build for ROCK Commercial Real Estate in York.   The Davey Awards recognize outstanding creative ...read more
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Tuesday, November 19, 2019
Kinsley Properties, a leader in commercial real estate development, leasing and property management, is proud to announce that it has begun repairs and restoration efforts on the historic Western Maryland Railway Freight Offices in downtown York.   Built in 1896, the railroad office building on the corner of North George Street and the Codorus Creek was designed by well-known York architect John ...read more
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Tuesday, November 19, 2019
Nearly 300 graduates will receive degrees from York College at the Dec. 18 winter commencement ceremony, where Special Olympics athlete and motivational speaker Loretta Claiborne will offer the address and receive an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters. The program will begin at 10:15 a.m. in the Grumbacher Sport and Fitness Center’s M&T Field House. Associate Professor of Chemistry Jessica Fautch, ...read more
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Monday, November 18, 2019
York College's annual Perspective on Peace lecture will be presented by Vamik Volkan, nominated five times for the Nobel Peace Prize and subject of the film "Vamik's Room," at 5:30 p.m., Nov. 20, in DeMeester Recital Hall, Wolf Hall. The event is open to the public free of charge.   An emeritus professor at the University of Virginia and psychiatrist, Volkan is internationally known for his four ...read more
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Monday, November 18, 2019
Wagman Construction, Inc. was presented with a 2019 Excellence Award for their York Academy Upper School project at the 2019 ABC Keystone Excellence in Construction Awards on November 6. Wagman’s project won in the category of institutional projects between $10 and $25 million.   Presented by the Associated Builders and Contractors – Keystone Chapter, the Excellence in Construction Awards ...read more
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Monday, November 18, 2019
The YMCA of York and York County invites families throughout the community to their FREE Family Fun Night events at each of their 4 participating branches: Bob Hoffman (Dover) Branch YMCA, Eastern Branch YMCA, Southern Branch YMCA, York Branch YMCA. Family Fun Nights at the YMCA are a wonderful way for those in attendance to learn, grow and thrive together. Join us each month for a new theme and ...read more
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Monday, November 18, 2019
Martin Library in York has announced its participation in GivingTuesday, a global celebration of giving on Tuesday, December 3.  GivingTuesday harnesses the collective power of individuals, communities and organizations in nearly 60 countries to encourage giving and celebrate generosity worldwide. The movement inspires people to give to the causes they believe in to create strong communities and a ...read more
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Monday, November 18, 2019
The York County Economic Alliance (YCEA) and the Women’s Business Center Organization (WBCO) welcome eighteen members to the second mentorship cohort. Women in the banking, entertainment, architectural, construction, marketing, media and nonprofit industries are represented in this year’s cohort. This initiative, sponsored by RKL LLP, allows for experienced executives, female business owners, ...read more
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Friday, November 15, 2019
Fulton Bank, N.A., a subsidiary of Fulton Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: FULT) based in Lancaster, PA, today announced that it has purchased the wealth management business formerly conducted by APS Wealth Management in Camp Hill, PA. The transaction was completed on October 4, 2019. The terms of the agreement have not been disclosed. APS Wealth Management, which was established by Mike Chwastyk ...read more
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Friday, November 15, 2019
At the Spirit of Independence Awards banquet, hosted by Affiliated Distributors (AD) on October 29, 2019, Schaedler Yesco Distribution was recognized as the AD 2019 US Member Dollar Growth Award winner as well as an AD 2019 Best Workplace Award winner   To be eligible for the Dollar Growth award, the company must achieve superior year‐over‐year percent or dollar remittance growth through AD, ...read more
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Friday, November 15, 2019
ACNB Bank recently promoted Mary Jo Herr to the position of Residential Mortgage Loan Originator. In this role, she provides financing solutions for individuals interested in buying or building a home, or refinancing an existing mortgage. Ms. Herr is based at the Bank’s New Oxford Office, located at 318 Lincoln Way East in New Oxford, PA, and serves mortgage customers primarily in the York County ...read more
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Friday, November 15, 2019
 The Restaurant at Wyndridge Farm, located at 885 S. Pleasant Avenue, Dallastown, PA 17313, welcomes colleagues, friends and family for a special holiday dinner, on Wednesday, December 18th from 6:00-8:00pm. Enjoy light hors d’oeuvres and cocktails,  while listening to live musy by Central City Trio. The dinner buffet begins at 7:00pm, featuring homemade dips, slow roasted herb marinated turkey ...read more
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Friday, November 15, 2019
National list celebrates forward-thinking advisory firms Conrad Siegel, delivering comprehensive employee benefits and investment advisory services, has been named to the CNBC FA 100, which ranks the top 100 financial advisory firms in the country. The CNBC FA 100 recognizes firms that continue to uncover new and better ways to help clients meet their financial goals, lead financially healthy ...read more
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Friday, November 15, 2019
Thirty-six high school sophomore and junior students representing 21 York County school districts kicked off the Future Leaders of York 2020 class this fall with a one-day retreat. The 2020 class will be the 31st class to graduate through the FLY program. FLY is a nine-month, experiential leadership development program. The program helps students develop their leadership skills, such as building ...read more
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Friday, November 15, 2019
DOWNTOWN INC TO CELEBRATE OPENING OF THE NEW TOY STORE AT THE CURIOUS LITTLE PLAYHOUSEWHAT: Downtown Inc will join the new toy store at The Curious Little Playhouse for a ribbon-cutting celebrationWHEN: Friday, November 15, at 11 a.m.WHERE: 41 W. Market St., York, Pa 17401BUSINESS DETAILS: Melissa and Doug Toy store comes to The Curious Little Playhouse, just in time for holiday shopping! Melissa ...read more
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Friday, November 15, 2019
RKL LLP today announced that Michael T. McAllister, CPA, CITP, CISA, has joined the firm as leader of its IT Audit Services Practice.  “We’re proud to welcome Michael McAllister to RKL,” said CEO Edward W. Monborne.  “Under his leadership, our IT Audit Services Practice will align financial reporting with technology systems for increased efficiency and security.”  As head of RKL’s IT Audit ...read more
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Friday, November 15, 2019
KeystoneMerge, backed by our regional community partners, Ben Franklin Technology Partners, The Candy Factory, Catamaran, Downtown Inc, J.D. Brown Center for Entrepreneurship, New Tech Meetup of Central PA, SCORE Lancaster-Lebanon, St@rtup Harrisburg, Technology Council of Central PA,and York County Economic Alliance, invites you to join the next KeystoneMerge Meetup on Thursday, December 5 at ...read more
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Friday, November 15, 2019
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Friday, November 15, 2019
Transportation Security Administration (TSA), is partnering with PennDOT to discuss holiday travel expectations, share travel tips and discuss REAL ID on Monday, November 18, at Harrisburg International Airport. TSA officials expect this to be the busiest holiday travel season in the agency’s history. How will that impact Harrisburg? Also, come find out why you should get your REAL ID driver’s ...read more
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Friday, November 15, 2019
Barley Snyder is pleased to announce the firm’s partnership has reelected Jeff Lobach as its managing partner and chief executive officer for a two-year term starting in 2020.   Lobach’s fourth term as managing partner starts Jan. 1. The position entails the oversight of operations and the long-term planning for the firm. In his six years in this role, he has witnessed the exciting growth of the ...read more
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Friday, November 15, 2019
Barley Snyder is pleased to announce that attorney Abby Medin Tucker has been named to the board of directors at the Lancaster Housing Opportunity Partnership.   LHOP works to cultivate partnerships and resources to increase the availability of quality, fair and affordable housing in central Pennsylvania. It works with partners to help people of the community buy, rent or build a home.   In ...read more
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Tuesday, November 12, 2019
Alternative HR is excited to welcome Ben Allat and Maria Yaremchak as the newest Human Resources Consultants for the firm. Both come to Alternative HR with decades of combined experience in the Human Resources field. Both consultants will focus on multiple HR functions, such as diversity and inclusion programs, policy design, compensation, performance management, recruiting, compliance reporting, ...read more
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Tuesday, November 12, 2019
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Homesale Realty announced that Susan Wolf will join the leadership team as the Executive Vice President for Business Development as of November 14th. Wolf will work with the existing Leadership Team to enhance the company’s growth and facilitate future business partnerships.   Previously, Susan was an agent at our North Pointe Office for about 10 years before ...read more
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Tuesday, November 12, 2019
KBG Injury Law, a personal injury law firm serving southcentral Pennsylvania, has opened a new office on the West Shore to expand its regional footprint and better serve its clients.   The new KBG office is located at 717 Market St., Suite 105, in Lemoyne, Cumberland County.   “Our case work for clients in the Harrisburg region continues to rise. Adding a new office on the West Shore was a ...read more
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Monday, November 11, 2019
The YMCA of York and York County is accepting registrations for their Winter/Spring youth programs at all four YMCA branches.  The YMCA of York and York County Youth programs are for youth ages 4 and up. Each local YMCA branch has various programs offered for those who are on a family membership plan at a discounted rate. Non-members also can enroll, with a higher program fee.  Financial ...read more
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Monday, November 11, 2019
Local College’s first-time test taker scores continue to outpace the national average  Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences, the area’s preeminent institution for the health care field, is pleased to announce that after the fourth quarter of the 2018-2019 academic year, the school’s NCLEX scores continue to stay above the 90th percentile with a 94.73% average pass rate. The College’s annual ...read more
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Monday, November 11, 2019
The Hanover Area Chamber of Commerce held its Annual Business Awards Ceremony on Thursday, Nov. 7, 2019 at Bay City Restaurant. The event was presented by APPI Energy, Doceo, and KLK Welding.  In addition to naming Educators of the Year, Small Business of the Year and Entrepreneur of the Year, Positive Action Award, and the new Her Traditions Women’s Enrichment Award, the Chamber recognized Kevin ...read more
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Friday, November 08, 2019
The YMCA of York and York County is set to host the 23rd Annual Turkey Trot 5K on Thanksgiving Day, November 28, 2019 at 9 a.m. in Downtown York, PA.  Burn some calories before your feast! Led by the biking turkey, this fun race is a great family activity that many have made a Thanksgiving Day tradition. This flat, fast-paced 5K course takes place on city streets. “It’s exciting to see each year ...read more
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Friday, November 08, 2019
 Barley Snyder is pleased to announce that partner Jeremy D. Freyhas been named to the board of directors at the Hanover Area Chamber of Commerce.   The membership-based organization works with partners such as schools, businesses and organizations to advance the interests of Hanover’s business community, according to its website.   This year, Barley Snyder is being recognized by the Hanover ...read more
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Friday, November 08, 2019
Leading into the Christmas season, the Southern Branch YMCA will be hosting its annual Breakfast with Santa event, Saturday, December 21stfrom 9 a.m. – 11 a.m. Each year, over 70 children and their family enjoy a buffet-breakfast, followed by pictures with Mr. and Mrs. Claus (parents will be required to take photo/provide camera) while also enjoying some additional activities.  “We are thrilled ...read more
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Friday, November 08, 2019
  Local self storage company Moove In Self Storage(MISS) has expanded their portfolio into the Massachusetts market. They have acquired A to Z Storage, which is located in the towns of Easthampton, Northampton and Southampton, MA.  A to Z Storage includes five properties and added more than 930 storage units and an additional 124,000 SF of storage to the portfolio, which now stands at 33 ...read more
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Friday, November 08, 2019
ROCK Commercial Real Estate, an industry leader in South Central Pennsylvania, recently completed 15 sale and lease transactions totaling 136,659 square feet.   SALES   Covington Enterprises purchased a 12,215-square-foot industrial property at 275 South Sumner Street in York, PA (West York Borough) from Andato, LLC for $340,000. Ted Turnbull and Jason Turnbull, ...read more
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Friday, November 08, 2019
Revs Slugger Caps 2019 with League’s Highest Honor for Offensive Player Telvin Nash is running out of room in his cap for feathers. Nash, who was named York Revolution Player of the Year at the end of the team’s 2019 season, has now been named the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball Player of the Year, the league announced today. He is the third in Revolution history to win the league’s ...read more
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Friday, November 08, 2019
More Time To Dine at Wyndridge FarmThe Restaurant at Wyndridge Farm, located at 885 S. Pleasant Avenue, Dallastown, PA 17313 sets new extended hours, that began in October. Patrons can dine at the restaurant at Wyndridge Farm on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 11:30 am -9:00 pm, Thursday-Friday from 11:30 am -10:00 pm, and Sundays from 11:00 am – 9:00 pm. Sunday Brunch will include an updates ...read more
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Friday, November 08, 2019
Here is a 5 minute video of LAST YEARS Vet’s triphttps://youtu.be/ta7HRavgKGkBailey Coach and local Veterans organizations are sponsoring the 4th annual “All Vets Trip” on Tuesday, 11/12, to the Marine Corps museum in Quantico, VA13 motorcoaches (10 from York and 3 from Hanover) will transport 625 Veterans and guests to the Marine Corps Museum for the dayAll transportation has been donated by ...read more
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