York Notebook: Veterans Day Events, Fines Forgiven with Food

County offices are closed today, but York County is recognizing Veterans Day with a memorial service at York Hall. If you have overdue library materials, this is the week to do something about it; the libraries are accepting food donations to cover fines. County Offices Closed for Veterans Day York County’s government offices, courts, libraries […]


York Notebook: Voting Info, SB to Meet Monday

It’s almost Election Day; find a sample ballot and your polling place below. The York School Board meets tonight for a work session and is seeking public input on the Strategic Plan at two forums this week. Vote Tomorrow Voters in York County will choose a President and Vice President, a member of the U.S. […]


York Notebook: Halloween Tips, Parks Adopt Winter Hours

York County residents will celebrate trick-or-treating on Oct. 31, but first, be sure to read tips for having a safe holiday. The county’s parks will begin switching to winter hours in the days after Halloween, and next month, the county will celebrate its history with several events.  Halloween Safety Tips This year’s hours for trick-or-treating […]


York Notebook: BOS Approves Mixed-Use Development Rezoning

Tabb Library will host a discussion on chicken-keeping when author Patricia Foreman gives a talk on Thursday. Last week, the Board of Supervisors approved rezoning that will allow another mixed-use development on Fort Eustis Boulevard. Author to Discuss Chicken-Keeping at Tabb Library Author Patricia Foreman will discuss chicken-keeping at 6 p.m. Thursday at the Tabb […]


York Notebook: Celebrate Yorktown Day, Busy Week for Supervisors and More

Yorktown Day means festivities, county office closures Friday starts a big weekend in Yorktown, with the 231st commemoration of the Revolutionary War victory at Yorktown. Yorktown Day, Friday, kicks off with a ceremony at the French Cemetery at the Yorktown Battlefield at 8:45 a.m. and is followed by a wreath-laying ceremony at the French Monument […]


York Notebook: Planning Reviews Auto Sale Request Wed.

The Planning Commission will meet Wednesday to review a request for an auto repair business to sell cars at its location on Route 17. The county is gearing up to celebrate Yorktown Day on Oct. 19; in the meantime, county courts are closed today for Columbus Day. Planning Commission to Review Auto Repair/Sale Request The […]


York Notebook: Supervisors to Talk Recycling Options Tuesday

York’s Board of Supervisors will be considering options for recycling again at its Tuesday meeting. Later this month, a fall festival will be held Oct. 13 and two new nature programs are being offered at New Quarter Park. York Board to Discuss Recycling Options The York County Board of Supervisors will revisit options for recycling […]