• York Weekend Extras - 02/27/2015 12:57 AM EST
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    SNYDER: Fishermen should use winter to clean their gear.

    02/26/2015 12:59 PM EST
    I walked outside on Wednesday and heard a refreshing noise. A mourning dove was in a nearby tree making that beautiful sound that's synonymous with warmer weather. 
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    STROHECKER: York school hopes to keep District 3-A boys' title on King Street
    02/25/2015 05:56 PM EST - There won't be a repeat champion this year in the District 3-A boys' basketball playoffs. That much was certain last June when the New Hope Academy Charter School, home of the 2014 District 3-A champion, was closed. Full Story

    HEISER: York Catholic girls hope to finish off decade of unprecedented success
    02/25/2015 10:37 AM EST - Kevin Bankos likes to call them "hardware games." The York Catholic girls' basketball coach knows all about such contests. Full Story

    SCHMUCK: Orioles hope Snider will grab right-field job by throat and won't let go
    02/24/2015 12:26 PM EST - Orioles manager Buck Showalter can break down a position to its most esoteric aspects and then put it back together in terms anyone can understand, which is what he did Monday when the talk turned to filling the club's unexpected opening in right field. Full Story

    GROSS: Five questions to ponder about the 2015 Phillies
    02/25/2015 12:30 AM EST - The Phillies have turned in two straight 73-win seasons and the only thing as low as fan and media expectations for the team this year is the mercury in thermometers the last couple weeks. Full Story

    HOUSEHOLDER: Lincoln's Icebreaker 30 may be in deep freeze for a while
    02/23/2015 11:51 AM EST - As expected, winter weather forced Lincoln Speedway to postpone the Icebreaker 30 on Saturday afternoon. Full Story

    WALK: Departure from Dispatch offers chance to reflect on great experiences, people
    02/22/2015 03:11 PM EST - The feeling happens to most of us at some point in our lives. You're driving in unfamiliar territory and not sure of your surroundings, but just hoping you're headed in the right direction. Full Story

    SCHMUCK: Orioles' starting pitchers enjoy being underestimated
    02/22/2015 10:24 AM EST - It's pretty hard to find fault with the rotation that carried the Orioles to the American League Championship Series last season, but the perception remains that it lacks a true No. Full Story

    SNYDER: Junior shooting program in York County receives much-needed boost
    02/19/2015 05:31 PM EST - Earlier this week, I sat on my son's bed and listened as he sounded out a few simple words. As he sat there learning to read, my mind wandered to a question that many of us have asked of ourselves. Full Story

    SCHMUCK: Orioles may take chance on infielder with checkered past
    02/19/2015 12:53 PM EST - The Orioles have not finalized a one-year deal with free agent infielder Everth Cabrera, but the strong possibility that they will is certain to spark some debate over the wisdom of acquiring a player with significant off-the-field issues. Full Story

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    Maine weighs revoking seat belt law days after 75-car pileup

    AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — It's an effort that even the bill's sponsor acknowledges is poor timing. Just two days after a 75-vehicle pileup injured at least 17 people in the state, lawmakers in Maine are considering legislation that would allow adults to opt out of wearing seat belts. Full Story
    (Rebecca Blackwell/AP)
    World's biggest private Harry Potter collection on display

    MEXICO CITY (AP) — A young Mexican's fascination with Harry Potter has grown into the world's biggest private collection of toys, books, clothes and other items related to author J. Full Story