Half my life ago, I wanted to be a news anchor on TV so I could inform and enthrall thousands of viewers during the evening news program. Eight years later, a New Mexico hippie put a medium-format film SLR camera into my hands and told me to have fun. Ever since, I’ve been behind the camera — not...
Shaniece Holmes-Brown knew there would be a big surprise waiting for her at her senior prom Saturday night. At least that’s what officers with the York City School Police Department had told her. But as she began getting ready Saturday morning, she had no idea what to expect. Already, school police had surprised her with the perfect dress – a one-shoulder, yellow lace gown with silver embellishments that she helped to design.
When she made her campaign stop in York in April 2008, Hillary Clinton chose an unlikely spot to meet the people. Her presidential campaign set up her stage in the middle of the Market and Beaver Street intersection. I wrote at the time that it was a curious location for a rally. The buildings around that crossroads were then in bad need of a makeover. Actually, I'm writing some of this sitting at the new Isaac's on the southeast corner of Market and Beaver.