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.
Holocaust diary author Mary Berg lived in York County for years
12/22/2014 08:30 AM EST - Invisible among us: Mary Berg escaped from the Nazis and published an acclaimed diary. She lived in York County for years. No one knew. She made sure of it. Full Story
Revitalizing Hanover: Examining the past, present, future of a York County town
12/14/2014 08:08 AM EST - The Evening Sun in Hanover, a York Daily Record/Sunday News partner, has examined the past, present and future of Hanover's heart - its Center Square. 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
Jim McClure: These 4 lessons came from 1 period at the school (column)
12/18/2014 01:17 PM EST
"Talking with some smart, budding journalists at Roundtown School," I wrote on the social media tool, Twitter, as I stood in a Manchester Township third-grade classroom. Full Story
June Lloyd: Stauffer's cookies and crackers — how it all began (column)
12/18/2014 01:07 PM EST - This time of year my thoughts turn to stars — Stauffer's dark chocolate star cookies, to be exact. Full Story
Pittsburgh mayor goes 'Undercover' in reality show
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh's mayor has gone undercover for a reality show. A disguised Bill Peduto appeared on Sunday's episode of the CBS series "Undercover Boss," collecting trash, sawing down trees and helping build a door. Full Story
Commentary: Sony's fear and 'The Interview' decision set terrible precedent
Seth Rogen and James Franco film unlikely to remain in a vault after costing $44 million.