Whether you love it or not, we knew that the news of the West Manchester Mall going up for sale was going to be a high interest story locally. But getting the sale of the mall confirmed for a story was not something we take lightly. Lots of times we
A conversation during a meeting with the living staff… Southpaw: When I was a kid I lined up all of my action figures. Assistant Features Editor: You still do. Southpaw silently hangs his head.
In this age of instant online communications, it’s surprising how many traditional letters to the editor we still get. There’s really been no drop-off in letters over the last decade. We try to get them processed, verified, edited and online – then into print – as quickly as possible. But
Two recent additions to Buffy’s World include the “Something About” series and Tweet Moments. “Something About…” feature introduces some of the local peeps who work and play in the wonderful world of social media. You’ll find them on Twitter, Facebook, Google+, Linkedin and a screenful of other social media platforms.
The Sunday night shift in any newsroom is, more often than not, pretty quiet. And except for that little email I got from the White House saying Vice President Joe Biden was coming to York’s Goode Elementary School on Tuesday, this past Sunday was no different. Regardless of your political
It’s not often but sometimes you get a note that makes your day. Yesterday, for instance, I got a note from the Prowler Staff at Central York High School thanking me for my recent visit. While there, I talked to the student journalists about the importance of social media in
Don’t miss our How to get it Published seminar 3 to 5 p.m. Nov. 9 at the York Daily Record, 1891 Loucks Road, West Manchester Township. Sign up here. We’ll share submission tips, what makes news news and how to use social media to reach more people than ever before.
York Daily Record/Sunday News photographer Paul Kuehnel captures Vice President Joe Biden in an Alexander D. Goode Elementary School fourth-grade class. An obscure news release – arriving with government efficiency in the YDR newsroom late Sunday afternoon via our sister newspaper the Hanover Evening Sun – set our newsroom