York County hosts a growing diversity of religious groups. The number of congregations numbers about 500.
Sacred Heart Basilica – Conewago Chapel – is the Mother Roman Catholic Church in York and Adams counties and also west of the Susquehanna River
You might be familiar with its food festivals, colorful icons and strangely shaped churches, but here are some things about Eastern Orthodox Christianity in York County that you might not know.
About 10 years ago, there was a noticeable community discussion on the growth of large, broadly evangelical suburban churches that were non-affiliated with a historic York County and southcentral Pennsylvania Protestant denomination.
H.J. Freezer Co. closing came after the Allied D-Day invasion in northern France, with the outcome of the war on both fronts hanging in the balance
As with COVID-19, controversies that erupt from real or perceived public health threats are endless. History shows decisions around public health are a magnet for controversies.
The summer 1941 season of illness and quarantine left nine dead and crippled more than half of the other 90+ people who contracted the disease.