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Don’t Dump Here: Harrisburg concludes city codes meetings.

October 20, 2017 | by Lizzy Hardison

A Harrisburg resident asks a question during last night’s meeting about city codes and codes enforcement. Who do you call… Read More

And Now We Wait: HBG Area Application in for Amazon’s HQ2.

October 19, 2017 | by Lizzy Hardison

An artist’s rendering of buildings on the grounds of Harrisburg State Hospital. Harrisburg is officially in the running to… Read More

Review: “Fun Home” Poignant, Beautifully Rendered at Open Stage

October 19, 2017 | by Kait Gibboney

“There’s you, and there’s me. But now I’m the one who’s 43 and stuck. I can’t find my way through.… Read More

Burg Blog: You Might Also Like Harrisburg

October 19, 2017 | by Lawrance Binda

The former Harrisburg State Hospital grounds, which is being proposed as the site of Amazon’s second headquarters. Today marks the… Read More

Weekend Roundup with Sara Bozich

October 19, 2017 | by Sara Bozich

Cheers to the weekend! The Pennsylvania National Horse Show is in town through the weekend — Have you checked it… Read More

Downtown Digs: Another residential conversion planned in Harrisburg.

October 17, 2017 | by Lawrance Binda

Harristown Enterprises has this downtown building under contract with plans to turn it into an apartment building. More residential space… Read More

Harrisburg Begins Buying Sinkhole-Affected Houses; Some Residents Unprepared to Leave.

October 17, 2017 | by Lizzy Hardison

Harrisburg Mayor Eric Papenfuse today announced the first purchase of sinkhole-affected houses along S. 14th Street. More than 3½ years… Read More

All About the Book: Thousands show their love of literature, poetry, criticism at Harrisburg Book Festival.

October 17, 2017 | by Yaasmeen Piper

A crowd at Midtown Scholar Bookstore listens attentively as book reviewers discuss their work at last weekend’s Harrisburg Book Festival.… Read More

Better Late than Never: Wolf lets delayed contributions flow to schools and nonprofits

October 13, 2017 | by Lizzy Hardison

Local schools and nonprofits this week were relieved to hear that they could soon receive millions of dollars in corporate… Read More

Dog Gone? City aims to toughen leash enforcement following complaints

October 13, 2017 | by Lizzy Hardison

Illustration by Rich Hauck Citations for off-leash dogs are on the rise in Harrisburg, but some residents want the city… Read More
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