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Housing Bill Unchanged as Council Turns Back Mayoral Veto

July 21, 2016 | by Lawrance Binda

Harrisburg City Council Harrisburg City Council tonight overrode a mayoral veto, thereby permitting seven nonprofit groups to receive federal housing… Read More

Community Parties Planned for CRW Greening Initiative

July 20, 2016 | by Lawrance Binda

Capital Region Water’s greening initiative should help improve the quality of area waterways, including the Susquehanna River. Capital Region Water… Read More

Harrisburg Mayor Vetoes Housing Bill that Disbursed Money to Nonprofits

July 14, 2016 | by Lawrance Binda

Harrisburg Mayor Eric Papenfuse Mayor Eric Papenfuse today vetoed a bill that dramatically altered his spending priorities in the annual… Read More
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Major Sewer Lines to be Cleared, Cleaned

July 8, 2016 | by Lawrance Binda

Over the next few months, you may spot equipment like this cleaning out major sewer lines in and around Harrisburg.… Read More
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Wine & Town: Come for the Cab, stay for the night.

June 30, 2016 | by Don Helin

Wine-lovers—does this sound familiar? You drive out to a vineyard, passing through scenic vistas and quaint towns. Through your car… Read More
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Wonder Wall: Beautiful murals once lined the Mulberry Street Bridge. A group now is trying to put them back on view

June 30, 2016 | by Kari Larsen

For about a decade, two enormous murals adorned the Mulberry Street Bridge in Harrisburg. You may remember them: 86 panels,… Read More
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What Kind of City? Harrisburg is changing, redeveloping—and we need to be comfortable with that.

June 30, 2016 | by Lawrance Binda

A few months back, a reporter asked to interview me for a story about Midtown Harrisburg. It was a little… Read More
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Take a Slow Ride: Bellevue Park neighbors join forces for safety, community.

June 30, 2016 | by Rebecca Oken

Bellevue Park is technically a part of Harrisburg, but driving on its winding, narrow lanes lined with greenery, it seems… Read More
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Family Issues: Strong performances rise above a tepid plot in “Fathers and Daughters.”

June 30, 2016 | by Sammi Leigh Melville

There are some films that stick out in your mind years after you watch them, and there are some that… Read More
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Extra Attention: Supplements can fill in the gaps for better pet nutrition.

June 30, 2016 | by Kristen Zellner

Recently, a number of people have come into my store asking for information on supplements for their pets. Indeed, nutrition… Read More
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