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.
Here's a quiz to test your York Smarts for use at Thanksgiving
11/26/2014 06:17 AM EST - This fun test checks your knowledge of several pieces of York, Pa.'s, past Full Story
Legal scholar examines five Thanksgivings that birthed religious freedoms in the United States
11/23/2014 11:49 PM EST - The First Amendment promises religious liberty, but according to law professor Michael Meyerson, not everyone in early America enjoyed the freedom to practice their faith. 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: Voni and Lorrayne Grimes in spotlight of 'musical extravaganza'
11/21/2014 01:12 PM EST
A letter from Small A.M.E. Zion Church calls Voni and Lorrayne Grimes "two outstanding pillars of the Pennsylvania community. Full Story
June Lloyd: Records help answer the question: Who was Nicholas James? (column)
11/14/2014 03:20 PM EST - When exploring the past, I am sometimes surprised at how much you can find if you keep digging. For example, Nicholas James has been showing up in different places in my current research. Full Story
Cops: Woman drops cocaine baggie in police station
UNIONTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a woman being cited for public drunkenness in Pennsylvania accidentally dropped a baggie of crack cocaine on the police station floor. Full Story
(Photo by Owen Sweeney/Invision/AP)
Creed's Scott Stapp says he's homeless and broke
The singer’s wife claims in divorce papers he also dealing with meth addiction and psychiatric issues.