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More apartments headed to downtown Harrisburg, as council OKs building conversion

May 11, 2021 | by Maddie Conley Gittens

Downtown Harrisburg soon will have another new apartment building, as City Council approved an office-to-residential conversion on Tuesday. During a… Read More

Apply Now: Dauphin County opens application process for new commissioner

May 11, 2021 | by Lawrance Binda

Would you like to be the next Dauphin County commissioner? Dauphin County President Judge John F. Cherry is now accepting… Read More

Harrisburg reconstructs 3rd Street sidewalk near Capitol, making it wider, ADA-accessible

May 11, 2021 | by Maddie Conley Gittens

The circle is now complete, as Harrisburg has cut the ribbon on the final stretch of sidewalk expansion around the… Read More

Nursing-focused charter school sets sights on healthcare education for Harrisburg, county students

May 10, 2021 | by Maddie Conley Gittens

A new charter school is seeking to come to Harrisburg, with a focus on preparing Dauphin County students for the… Read More

April home sales, prices jump in greater Harrisburg area

May 10, 2021 | by Lawrance Binda

The Harrisburg-area housing market took flight in April, with both home sales and prices up substantially. For the month, 686… Read More

Harrisburg plans to open Hall Manor, Jackson Lick pools in late June

May 10, 2021 | by Maddie Conley Gittens

Harrisburg expects to open both its municipal pools next month in a step towards a post-COVID summer. According to the… Read More

The Week that Was: News and features from around Harrisburg

May 7, 2021 | by Lawrance Binda and Maddie Conley Gittens

Whether you plan to hunker down at home and out of the rain or grab your umbrella and head out,… Read More

Harrisburg School District to celebrate seniors with drive-up event and outdoor graduation

May 7, 2021 | by Maddie Conley Gittens

Harrisburg will soon see its second class of seniors graduate high school during the COVID pandemic—but that won’t stop them… Read More

Young the Giant added to growing number of summer concerts in Riverfront Park

May 7, 2021 | by Lawrance Binda

Riverfront Park just got a little rockier. As in, rock music. On Friday, Harrisburg University Presents announced that Young the… Read More

Burg Review: Gamut gets silly, song-y, with family-focused “Little Red Riding Hood”

May 7, 2021 | by Gina Napoli

Unless you spent your childhood under a rock sans fairy tales, you’re familiar with the bare bones plot points of… Read More
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