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Harrisburg deploys portable toilets to assist homeless population

March 31, 2020 | by Lawrance Binda

More temporary toilets have arrived on the streets of Harrisburg, as the city today announced the installation of six portable… Read More

Wolf extends “stay-at-home” order to 7 more counties, including Lebanon, Franklin

March 31, 2020 | by Lawrance Binda

Gov. Tom Wolf today extended the state’s “stay-at-home” order to seven additional counties, including Lebanon and Franklin counties in central… Read More

New COVID-19 cases exceed 700 in PA; first death reported in Dauphin County

March 31, 2020 | by Lawrance Binda

Pennsylvania today continued to set a new daily mark for cases of COVID-19, with 756 new positive cases reported. With… Read More

Trailing Along: Parents, kids enjoy nature together through Hike it Baby Harrisburg.

March 31, 2020 | by Maddie Conley

Heather Das was at the gym when she overheard some parents talking. They were discussing their hiking group that met… Read More

Bands & Bucks: When HU Presents plays, the local economy hums along.

March 31, 2020 | by M. Diane McCormick

When Dauphin County Commissioner Jeff Haste learned about Death Cab for Cutie’s avid followers, he figured the band would draw… Read More

A Star Is Born: PA Capital-Star journalists reflect on their first year, ponder what lies ahead.

March 31, 2020 | by Lawrance Binda

About a year ago, a new type of journalism splashed down in Harrisburg. The Pennsylvania Capital-Star was one of three… Read More

Emotional Ride: Coming-of-age complexities in heartfelt “Charm City Kings.”

March 31, 2020 | by Sammi Leigh Melville

The very first character we meet is dead. We meet him through a video he’s recorded. His brother, 14-year-old Mouse… Read More

Artist in Focus: Rebecca Muller

March 31, 2020 | by Admin

April is flower month, so we could think of no better person to be our “Artist in Focus” than Gettysburg… Read More

More Is More: Harrisburg’s housing challenges run deep, requiring a broad approach.

March 31, 2020 | by Lawrance Binda

You may have noticed, but sometimes life doesn’t make a lot of sense. Candy corn, Auto-Tune, all those cat videos… Read More

To Serve, Inspire: AME Church honors five community leaders during Women’s Day.

March 31, 2020 | by Gina Napoli

  When Pat Gadsden was young, the strong male role models in her family instilled a sense of equality and… Read More
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