YDR editor Jim McClure shares his passion for local history and journalism.
Author Scott Mingus explores York County's rich Civil War heritage.
Historian June Lloyd looks at how things have converged on our hometown, past and present.
Stephen H. Smith shares a hodgepodge of explorations of York s Past.
Lifelong Yorker Joan Concilio offers a forum to discuss memories of York.
Chris Otto enjoys exploring the worlds of books, ephemera, history and folklore.
Century-old Jackson School, built on a rise, remains key part of York City neighborhood
10/30/2014 08:22 AM EDT
Jackson School in York is observing its 100th anniversary. The school's short, sloping hill has become an identifiable part of the school's history. Full Story
Group: Researchers identify fragment of Amelia Earhart's plane
10/30/2014 08:07 AM EDT - A piece of metal debris found on a remote island in the Pacific Ocean is believed to have been a part of Amelia Earhart's plane, according to a report from History. Full Story
First-person account looks back at 1989 Camp Hill prison riots
10/27/2014 10:38 PM EDT - An article published by Pennlive.com looks back on the Camp Hill prison riots from 25 years ago with an account of a first responder. Full Story
Friends of Camp Security receives donation from bank
Springettsbury Township supervisors also approved extending a deadline for the transfer of the property to October.
York, PA - Friends of Camp Security recently received a $3,500 donation from M&T Bank for preserving a Revolutionary War prison camp. Full Story
(Clare Becker — The Evening Sun)
Lincoln's words resonate through annals of American history
After 150 years, Gettysburg Address still an enthralling work
Recalling what America faced 150 years ago, Gettysburg National Park Superintendent Bob Kirby said the struggle for human freedom and equality did not end with the Civil War. Full story
(File — The Associated Press)
Remember: The Beatles on 'The Ed Sullivan Show'
Locals look back 50 years and share memories of The Beatles on 'The Ed Sullivan Show.'
It's an unlikely love story. Four skinny lads from Liverpool touched down in New York Feb. 7, 1964. Two nights later — after Ed Sullivan's stilted introduction — they played pop music on live television. Full Story
(Photo courtesy of the York County Heritage Trust)
Gordon Freireich: Jackson School at Jackson and Mckenzie streets turns 100 years old (column)
10/27/2014 11:11 AM EDT
Happy birthday Jackson School! The York city school, on the corner of Jackson and McKenzie streets, is celebrating its centennial this year. Full Story
Jim McClure: Lewis Miller's 'People' and YDR's 'Faces' meet up (column)
10/24/2014 02:17 PM EDT - Journalists around the newsroom at the York Daily Record/Sunday News are excited about the Faces of York County website that just went live. Full Story
(Melinda Sue Gordon/AP)
(Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
Jon Cryer brings back 'Pretty in Pink' character
Duckie appears on “Two And a Half Men” season premiere.