• Censorship by omission (letter) - 07/29/2015 03:34 PM EDT

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    Sex with inmate: Punish women and men equally (YDR opinion)

    07/30/2015 02:55 PM EDT
    A Hanover woman was recently sentenced to 10 years of probation for institutional sexual assault. 
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    Use some discretion when sunbathing topless (YDR opinion)
    07/30/2015 04:58 PM EDT - Is it fair that men can go around topless but women can't? Full Story

  • Take a look at our previous polls - 07/29/2015 02:46 PM EDT

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    York Town Square: This snowy Hanover square photo will bring cool relief in these hot days

    This view of the aftermath of a blizzard in Hanover's Center Square in 1890 will give some cool relief in these hot days of summer. Full Story

    (Photo courtesy of Shane Speal)
    This old guitar made in prison contains a lot of memories — mostly bad ones (Mike Argento column)

    Shane Speal walked into the living room of the double-wide outside of New Oxford where the man known as Junior Ben rents a room, and he opened the battered gig bag, extracting an old homemade guitar. Full Story

    Take a behind-the-scenes look inside the YDR.

    Ed Mahon weighs in on local politics.

    Jim McClure's York Town Square examines our county's place in history.

    Joan Concilio's Only in York County explores what makes York fun.

    Fix York County helps you point out what York County roads and more need work.

    People who matter, July 26: Hans Engelman

    07/24/2015 10:11 AM EDT
    The UPS driver recently made a very special delivery to the family of Stone Hill. 
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  • People who matter: June 21: Lance Krout - 06/19/2015 10:52 AM EDT
  • People who matter, June 7: Greg Halpin - 06/05/2015 01:36 PM EDT
  • People who matter, May 24: Steve Warfel - 05/22/2015 10:42 AM EDT
  • People who matter, May 17: Sarah Mazzur - 05/15/2015 11:20 AM EDT
  • People who matter, May 3: Cody Woods - 05/01/2015 03:48 PM EDT
  • People who matter April 26: Travis Lee - 04/27/2015 01:01 PM EDT
  • People who matter, Feb. 22: Gwen Loose - 02/20/2015 09:17 AM EST
  • People who matter, Jan. 11: Paul Nevin - 01/09/2015 02:30 PM EST
  • People who matter, Nov. 30: Josh Hess - 11/28/2014 02:10 PM EST
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    Kurt Cobain's family wants death-scene photos kept sealed

    SEATTLE (AP) — Kurt Cobain's widow and daughter are urging a Seattle judge not to release death-scene photos and records that a lawsuit claims will prove the Nirvana frontman was murdered more than 20 years ago. Full Story