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SAM to screen, “Las Madres de Berks,” the story of 4 women held at Berks detention center

July 16, 2019 | by Yaasmeen Piper

It’s been less than a year since artist Michelle Angela Ortiz installed her compelling mural, featuring the eyes of four… Read More

Methodist churches hit the market as congregations close, consolidate

July 15, 2019 | by Lawrance Binda

If you’ve ever been in the market for an old, stately church in the Harrisburg area, your time has arrived.… Read More

Salvation Army, Harristown team to “fill a backpack” for Harrisburg schoolchildren

July 15, 2019 | by Hanna Martin

Many students look forward to the start of a new school year, but buying supplies can place an extra burden… Read More

The Week that Was: News and features around Harrisburg

July 12, 2019 | by Lawrance Binda

The recent torrid pace of local news slowed down a bit this past week, but there still was plenty to… Read More

AutoZone project creeps forward, despite continuing disputes over design, traffic

July 11, 2019 | by Lawrance Binda

The Harrisburg Planning Commission last night approved the land development plan for an Uptown auto parts store, despite a continuing… Read More

Weekend Roundup with Sara Bozich

July 11, 2019 | by Sara Bozich

Happy Weekend! We’re beach-bound this weekend. Follow me on IG to watch out adventures in slower lower Delaware. Please note… Read More

Renewed hope for Harrisburg’s MarketPlace neighborhood as city buys back dozens of empty lots

July 10, 2019 | by Lawrance Binda

A stalled building project may have a new lease on life, as the Harrisburg Redevelopment Authority has bought back dozens… Read More

Harrisburg proposes changing procedures, timeframe for disbursing federal housing funds

July 9, 2019 | by Lawrance Binda

Harrisburg plans to shake up the yearly process of doling out federal housing dollars under its “Annual Action Plan” unveiled… Read More

Sold! Mecum Auto Auctions to “cover all the bases” at 2019 show

July 9, 2019 | by Hanna Martin

More than 100 years of automotive history soon will be up for sale in Harrisburg as part of the annual… Read More

Art Preview: En Plein Air Lancaster takes it outside

July 9, 2019 | by Bob MacGinnes

Painting in the great outdoors has a charm uniquely its own. Usually, it is a rare occurrence when one happens… Read More
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