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History Restored: HHA, Midtown Action Council repair, replace Harrisburg history markers

June 18, 2019 | by Maddie Conley

If you want to know which famous author visited Harrisburg in 1842, you can venture over to Market Square, near… Read More

Receiver Samuels pledges transparency, collegiality in first school board meeting under her leadership

June 17, 2019 | by Maddie Crocenzi

The Harrisburg school district’s newly appointed receiver, Dr. Janet Samuels, pledged collaboration with the school board, staff members and the… Read More

Samuels named Harrisburg school district receiver; administration pledges cooperation

June 17, 2019 | by Lawrance Binda

A Dauphin County judge has appointed Dr. Janet Samuels as receiver for the Harrisburg school district, giving her broad authority… Read More

State to take over Harrisburg school district as administration concedes receivership fight

June 17, 2019 | by Lawrance Binda

A Dauphin County courthouse let out a collective gasp this morning, as a judge announced that the Harrisburg school district… Read More

Art Debut: CALC opens multi-discipline “Works and Working”

June 17, 2019 | by Bob MacGinnes

Friday night proved to be the quintessential evening for a walk around downtown Carlisle and then taking in a brand… Read More

The Week that Was: A summary of news and features around Harrisburg

June 14, 2019 | by Lawrance Binda

The news and the arts shared equal time this past week in our coverage. Did you miss a story that… Read More

Art + Tradition: Five “Summer Soirees” planned to benefit local artists, Art Association

June 13, 2019 | by Hanna Martin

Five historic central Pennsylvania properties will exhibit local art ranging from oil painting to glass mosaics as part of the… Read More

Weekend Roundup with Sara Bozich

June 13, 2019 | by Sara Bozich

Happy Weekend! Hey hey! Today our Harrisburg Beer Week team presents our BIG CHECK to Harrisburg River Rescue & Emergency… Read More

Harrisburg school district denies charges in receivership petition, says students may fall under “external management”

June 12, 2019 | by Lawrance Binda

The Harrisburg school district today responded to a state petition seeking to place the district into receivership, denying numerous charges… Read More

Headed to HBG: Author Casey Cep takes up where Harper Lee left off

June 12, 2019 | by Yaasmeen Piper

Everyone has their favorite book as a child. You know, the one that you read over and over again with… Read More
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