YRK Exclusives

Check out the next chapters of some of your favorite YRK Magazine stories, and get to know other individuals and businesses shaping the face of York, PA.
Apr 1
Apr 1

Homemade Easter Treats

Chocolate bunnies and sugar-coated marshmallow treats aside, sweet treats for Easter can come from your own kitchen. Whether you’re hosting an Easter brunch at your home or you’re joining family and friends for Easter dinner, these baked treats will add a sweet ending to your holiday celebration. Mini Easter Basket Cupcakes Makes 1 dozen cupcakes […]

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Mar 4
Mar 4

YRK Magazine Seeks York Emerging Artists for Auditions

From studio art to studio sound, creative arts to the performing arts, talented artists of all types call the York community home. YRK Magazine — the collective voice of downtown York and its surroundings — is looking for emerging artists ages 16–30* to profile in our summer edition highlighting arts and culture in York County. If […]

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Mar 4
Mar 4

Sundays in York, Pennsylvania: Brandi Mummert

A lazy Sunday in York, Pennsylvania, is anything but boring. When I’m not catching up on York College coursework, I pack my Sundays with activities found only in my hometown. I start my morning with a rich cup of coffee from i-ron-ic on West Philadelphia Street. At i-ron-ic, I can get vegan superfood treats that […]

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Mar 3
Mar 3

Goodbye Snow Boots, Hello Sunshine: 3 Boutiques With Can’t-Miss Spring Fashions

Although Winter Storm Stella had other plans for our area last week, the search for this year’s spring fashion trends is on. Fortunately, you don’t have to go far beyond York and York County for inspiration. Discover the following three must-visit boutiques for this season’s can’t-miss fashions. Indigo Bleu Located on West Philadelphia Street, Indigo […]

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Mar 4
Mar 4

8 Emerging Creative Art and Music Venues in York

It’s no secret that artistic talent pumps through the veins of York city, but there may be more to York’s art and music scenes than meets the eye. With new creative art and music venues popping up continually, you might find it hard keeping up with the new additions. Explore the following eight must-see emerging […]

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Mar 4
Mar 4

New Grounds for Community Gatherings

Here’s where award-winning coffee and savory meals satisfy more than our appetites. In addition to filling bellies with hot drinks, signature sandwiches and vegan-friendly treats like Z Wild cookies and homemade mac-n-cheese, New Grounds Roasting Co. has a way of satisfying the soul. The New Grounds Personality From live music to charity events and boxing […]

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Jan 6
Jan 6

Using York’s History to Revitalize Its Future

College courses teach students about history, but rarely does a course allow students to use history to build a revitalized future. This spring, students from York College of Pennsylvania (YCP) will partner with leaders in downtown York and immerse themselves in the work of revitalizing York. YCP’s new Economics of Urban Revitalization course will provide […]

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Dec 4
Dec 4

Development Follows the Food: Downtown York and York College Partner to Enhance City’s Culinary and Hospitality Scene

When we think of hospitality, we often think of warm welcomes and full stomachs, but there’s much more to hospitality than simply serving food and pouring drinks. Hospitality professionals plan, design and manage events to create unforgettable experiences. Behind the doors of 59 E. Market St., York College of Pennsylvania’s (YCP) new home for the […]

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Nov 4
Nov 4

Giving Thanks and Giving Back: How York Does #GivingTuesday

’Tis the season for giving. After indulging in the homecooked delicacies of Thanksgiving and the consumer rush of Black Friday and Cyber Monday, the charitable part of the giving season is here, #GivingTuesday. The Story of #GivingTuesday Each year, on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving, a worldwide movement promoting philanthropy takes place, #GivingTuesday (Giving Tuesday). #GivingTuesday […]

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Sep 2
Sep 2

Beauty in Abundance

Writer Michael Vyskocil | Photographer Eric Forberger It’s been a rough summer for your skin. You’ve soaked in the pool, sweated on your morning runs and absorbed perhaps a bit too many rays than you intended. At Blossom Med Spa in York, medical aesthetician and owner Megan Dalton and her team deliver a range of chemical peel […]

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