York Daily Record/Sunday News Business Reporter Sean Adkins poses with a succulent, green vegetable.
Just a slice of life over here at the YDR business pod.
The other day, copy editor Teresa Cook gave me a fresh cucumber plucked from her garden.
Naturally, I figured, I’d use it to harass Sean.
This includes, but is not limited to, putting the elongated veggie in my purse and asking, “Is that a cucumber in my bag, or are you just happy to see me?”
Glad he has a sense of humor.
For another amusing photo of Adkins in action, click here.
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Tagged coworkers, cucumber, fun, funny, lauren boyer, newsroom, picture, reporter, sean adkins, ydr, York Daily Record
There are some stories you have to jump on, both literally and figuratively.
That’s just what I did when a press release from Dallco Industries came across my desk Friday.
As a manufacturing reporter, I hadn’t been so amused since a pharmaceutical company announced it was opening a distribution center for lube (of the medical variety, perv!) in the county.
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Tagged buy, chris hindley, cocoonification, dallco industries, doug dallmeyer, hoodiepillow, lauren boyer, manufacturing, material, new jersey, pillowcase, products, sewing, sleeping, York, york county, York Daily Record
I don’t usually post every story I write on here.
But I think this one is worthy.
Check out this double byline from Sunday, co-authored by Sean Adkins and myself.
The story is the culmination of weeks of research at the York County Judicial Center, tallying up open judgments at the prothonotary’s office and calling folks involved with casing dating back as early as the late 1990s. Continue reading
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Tagged alabama, alabama toll facilities, ameri metro, court records, developer, document cloud, documentcloud, interactive, investigative, journalism, judgements, judgments, lauren boyer, reporting, sean adkins, sec, Shah Mathias, sunday news, toll road, York Daily Record
Stop by Martin Library from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. to meet YDR books editor Sarah Chain and share your ideas for coverage.
So, here’s the deal.
Part of my ideaLab project is to drag other people down with me.
Next week, my victim is York Daily Record/Sunday News books editor and multi-platform features journalist (and my super awesome friend) Sarah Chain.
I’m coordinating with York County Libraries to hold a meet-up Monday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Martin library downtown for book lovers and people who have input about ydr.com, the York Daily Record/Sunday News and any of our other bajillion awesome products. Continue reading
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Tagged blogs, book, book buzz, book club, books, community engagement, digital first, idealab, lauren boyer, meet-up, mobile journalism, mojo, open newsroom, reporting, sarah chain, talk about books, ydr.com, York Daily Record