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York farm’s mobile market brings fresh produce to food-insecure neighborhoods

York Fresh Food Farms received urban agriculture grants and COVID-19 relief funds to expand their infrastructure.

By Gabriela Martínez

Puerto Rican community in Pa. displaced by Hurricane Maria eager to vote in 2020

The U.S. Census Bureau estimates the Puerto Rican population in the United States grew by more than 200,000 from 2017 to 2018. In Pennsylvania, the increase was nearly 32 thousand – more than for any state except Florida.

Displaced Puerto Rican voters are among the half-million Latinos eligible to vote in the commonwealth, a presence that could prove critical as both President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden see Pennsylvania as in their grasp in November.

By Alanna Elder

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Man breaks into York City Hall, causing temporary closure

Police found damage to a computer server, the phone system, doors and the mail room, the York Daily Record reported.

By The Associated Press

New resource center for York’s diverse population opens

York City Councilman Lou Rivera says the Spanish-American Multicultural Resource Center will address the unmet needs of the community.

By Anthony Orozco/PA Post

A day in the life of an EMS provider battling the coronavirus

“That's always in the back of your head, that at some point you're going to get sick.”
By Keira McGuire

Possible coronavirus exposure prompts school closures

"While we do not have any confirmed cases in our district, we are closing schools out of an abundance of caution,”
By Emily Previti/PA Post

York City declares disaster emergency ahead of ‘inevitable’ arrival of coronavirus

York City Mayor Michael Helfrich signed a disaster emergency declaration Thursday.

By Rachel McDevitt

Allentown schools close as Temple U. shifts to online class, amid concerns over the coronavirus

This weekend's 37th annual St. Patrick's Day parade in York has been canceled.
By Marc Levy/The Associated Press

York tech school could welcome first class this fall after years in the making

When completed, the building will house the Fortress Academy, as well as space for startups and other tech companies.

By Rachel McDevitt