The Last Days of Holy Hound Bottle Shop

Thanks to some new liquor laws, Pennsylvania beer distributors are now able to sell beer in any quantity. In response, some retailers are changing up their offerings or hours, while others are closing up shop. Unfortunately, my favorite local place to buy bottles — Holy Hound Bottle Shop in York — is among the latter.

So Much Has Changed

15 years. That’s how long I’ve been floor9. What started in the summer of 2002 as a way to share photos in the pre-imgur era became my personal blog. Then it took a break. Then it came back. Then it took another break. It came back again. Wash, rinse, repeat. And in that decade-and-a-half, so much has…

WordPress 2.6 Upgrade

Just upgraded floor9.com to the new version of WordPress.  A full list of newness is available on the WordPress Blog.  I’ve noticed a handful of minor speed improvements, but most of the changes appear to be cosmetic and internal.  I did run into a snafu when I moved my 2.5 database into the 2.6 installation, requiring…