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Coming to HBG: Memoirist describes chaotic, exciting years in the White House.

July 16, 2018 | by Yaasmeen Piper

Beck Dorey-Stein in her parents home in Narberth, Pa.  (Photo by Lawrence Jackson) Even after eight years, the moment is… Read More

Tyrell Spradley resigns from the Harrisburg School Board, creating its second vacant seat in just one month.

July 16, 2018 | by Lizzy Hardison

The revolving door at the Harrisburg school board just keeps on swinging. School board director Tyrell Spradley resigned today, board… Read More

Harrisburg School Board appoints Patricia Whitehead-Myers as new member; delays action on dozens of personnel items.

July 12, 2018 | by Lizzy Hardison

School board member Patricia Whitehead-Myers (right) shortly after she was sworn in by Magisterial District Judge Sonia McKnight (left). The… Read More

Weekend Roundup with Sara Bozich

July 12, 2018 | by Sara Bozich

Happy Weekend! We had a great night at Al’s of Hampden + Pizza Boy Brewing Co. last night — Cheers… Read More

HUB Is Home: Affordable housing for homeless veterans opens in Harrisburg

July 10, 2018 | by Lizzy Hardison

The ribbon is cut at the new HUB Veteran Housing Campus. There’s a lot to like about Harrisburg’s newest apartment… Read More

“Dead On Arrival”: Harrisburg mayor, state representative reject, vow to fight proposal to double city property taxes.

July 10, 2018 | by Lizzy Hardison

Harrisburg city hall A proposal to raise Harrisburg’s property taxes by 105 percent over three years would lead the city… Read More

State recommends doubling Harrisburg property tax, reducing income and services taxes to ease Act 47 exit.

July 9, 2018 | by Lizzy Hardison

If you winced when the Harrisburg school district levied a 3.6 percent tax hike in June, you may want to… Read More

Burg Blog: The Worst

July 5, 2018 | by Lawrance Binda

About the only place you’ll find Scott Wagner’s face in Harrisburg–on a sign across the street from the state Capitol.… Read More

Weekend Roundup with Sara Bozich

July 5, 2018 | by Sara Bozich

Happy Holiday Weekend! I never do this, but since I skipped last week’s Weekend Roundup (sick baby on vacation =… Read More

Council Roundup: HBG council passes sanitation, funding measures before summer recess.

July 3, 2018 | by Lizzy Hardison

Harrisburg City Council at tonight’s legislative session. Harrisburg City Council passed new sanitation laws and disbursed more than $2 million… Read More
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