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The Week that Was: News and features around Harrisburg

September 24, 2021 | by Lawrance Binda and Maddie Gittens

Pawpaw season has hit central PA, prompting a feeding frenzy among fans of PA’s unique, native fruit. Amidst the feast,… Read More

City administration makes case for debt restructuring to Harrisburg’s financial oversight board

September 23, 2021 | by Lawrance Binda

The city administration took its case for a proposed debt refinancing to Harrisburg’s state-appointed financial oversight body on Wednesday, stating… Read More

Weekend Roundup with Sara Bozich

September 23, 2021 | by Sara Bozich

Plan your weekend with my weekly list of things to do around Harrisburg and central PA! Scroll down or use… Read More

Building owner mounts fight to prevent construction of 5G pole directly in front of historic King Mansion

September 22, 2021 | by Maddie Gittens

Big white tents went up in the front lawn of the historic King Mansion last Thursday morning in preparation for… Read More

Spotted, Smashed: Harrisburg City forester offers tips for dealing with spotted lanternflies

September 21, 2021 | by Maddie Gittens

There’s a relatively new winged resident in town. If you see him, squash him. The spotted lanternfly has made its… Read More

Harrisburg School District to add COVID data, case numbers to its website

September 21, 2021 | by Maddie Gittens

The Harrisburg School District is launching a new platform to keep parents and students informed about the impact of COVID-19.… Read More

The Week that Was: News and features around Harrisburg

September 17, 2021 | by Lawrance Binda and Maddie Gittens

As the summer transitions into the fall, changing leaves and temperatures are just around the corner. Many of this week’s… Read More

Urban agriculture group will teach Harrisburg kids about sustainability, gardening

September 17, 2021 | by Maddie Gittens

Summer may be wrapping up, but Harrisburg kids will have a chance to close out the season by getting their… Read More

Harrisburg controller says city could repay bonds early, contradicting mayor

September 17, 2021 | by Lawrance Binda

Harrisburg should end the year with enough money in the bank to pay off its accumulated debt, according to a… Read More

Democratic mayoral nominee Williams vows to re-initiate campaign, following grieving period

September 17, 2021 | by Lawrance Binda

Harrisburg’s Democratic nominee for mayor says that she’s gearing up for the November general election, stating that her “campaign team… Read More
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