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A Step Closer: Site preparation set to start for federal courthouse project.

February 23, 2018 | by Lawrance Binda

The site of the proposed federal courthouse in Harrisburg (file photo) Pre-construction activity should begin in months on the site… Read More

Weekend Roundup with Sara Bozich

February 22, 2018 | by Sara Bozich

Happy [RAINY] Weekend! It’s Millennium Music Conference Weekend! Micah has a nice preview of the weekend, and he, Hope, and… Read More

Community Comment: TheBurg unfairly overlooks Steve Reed’s many accomplishments.

February 21, 2018 | by James Heckman

Whitaker Center in downtown Harrisburg, cited by the letter-writer as one of former Mayor Steve Reed’s many achievements. I enjoy… Read More

As deadline nears, School Board postpones action on superintendent contract.

February 20, 2018 | by Lizzy Hardison

Clergy from the Interdenominational Ministers Conference of Harrisburg speak before the Harrisburg School Board in support of superintendent Sybil Knight-Burney.… Read More

No Charge: Could free parking be coming to downtown Harrisburg?

February 20, 2018 | by Lawrance Binda

A parking meter on 2nd Street in downtown Harrisburg. Harrisburg restaurateur Steve Weinstock has seen his dinner business drop since… Read More

TheBurg Podcast: Onward and Upward Edition

February 16, 2018 | by Lawrance Binda and Lizzy Hardison

L We cover all things infrastructure and development on this week’s episode of TheBurg Podcast. First, why is Capital Region… Read More

“Our Town”: Gamut offers freshness, depth, humor to oft-told tale.

February 16, 2018 | by Kait Gibboney

In Harrisburg, people seem to understand the concept of “hometown.” Everybody seems to know everybody, what they do for a… Read More

Move In Day: First MulDer Square house sold, ready for new owners.

February 15, 2018 | by Lizzy Hardison

Harrisburg Mayor Eric Papenfuse, joined by other local officials, prepares to cut the ribbon to the first renovated house in… Read More

Weekend Roundup with Sara Bozich

February 15, 2018 | by Sara Bozich

Happy Weekend! I’ve made a challenge to get myself out of the house more. Last weekend I went to the… Read More

Moving Ahead: Despite criticism, HBG Planning Commission sticks with comprehensive plan draft.

February 14, 2018 | by Lizzy Hardison

Pages from the proposed comprehensive plan. The Harrisburg Planning Commission tonight made plans to advance the city’s comprehensive plan towards… Read More
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