Horrible picture. These were taken the day my mom gave me Penn State footie pajamas.
Click here to read my story on the adult footie pajama trend that’s sweeping the nation.
As some of you know, I’m a huge footie pajama advocate.
In fact, I blogged about the topic not too long ago for YDR.
Ever since then, I’ve been scouring York County in a search for my fellow footie brethren.
One day last month, I had the hankering for a light-hearted story. Continue reading
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A turkey journalist on deadline.
There comes a time in every woman’s life where she must come to grips with the retail gimmicks associated with different holidays.
For me, today was the day. Continue reading
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A very hipster-y photo I took of myself pointing at the animal poop truck at the York Fair. Jason Plotkin is standing over the pile, hoping to get a photo of someone dumping a wheelbarrow of crap.
It’s York Fair time, and I have a confession to make.
It pains me to cover annual events without some sort of twisted, scatalogical or bizarre angle being involved.
I develop total ADHD. I get bored. I need a challenge.
I mean, how many times can we seriously cover people eating greasy food while riding rides and petting cows? Continue reading
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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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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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