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Splash Down: The ducks have arrived in downtown Harrisburg.

June 23, 2017 | by Allison Moody

One of the 15 giant, brightly painted ducks that can be found throughout downtown Harrisburg. On Wednesday morning, a clear… Read More

Weekend Roundup with Sara Bozich

June 22, 2017 | by Sara Bozich

  Vacation Time! Both Intern Jimi and I are heading out on (separate) vacations this weekend, so expect a somewhat… Read More

Cost of Protection: More protests lead Harrisburg police to request riot gear.

June 20, 2017 | by Lawrance Binda

Mounted state police and sawhorses block the entrance to State Street during recent “anti sharia” protests. For the past six… Read More

If You Pave It: Multiple projects still up the road for Harrisburg.

June 20, 2017 | by Lawrance Binda

Warn, patched pavement is a hallmark of Harrisburg’s 3rd Street, where a major, delayed road project should begin shortly. For… Read More

Event Central: Harrisburg’s new community calendar offers one-stop event shopping.

June 20, 2017 | by Yaasmeen Piper

Events like art exhibits, such as this one advertised outside of Historic Harrisburg Association, now can be listed on the… Read More

Food Trucks & Fireworks: Harrisburg announces July 4 celebration.

June 20, 2017 | by Allison Moody

Outside of city hall, Mayor Eric Papenfuse today enjoyed a Farm Show milkshake, which will be one of the many… Read More

Affordable Housing: City Council approves apartment development plan for low-income seniors.

June 15, 2017 | by Danielle Roth

This empty lot will be the future home of Paxton Place, a low-income senior building. An undeveloped lot soon will… Read More

Weekend Roundup with Sara Bozich

June 15, 2017 | by Sara Bozich

Happy Almost Weekend! It’s been somewhat of a busy week, so I’m looking forward to a relaxing weekend. There is… Read More

A House Divided: Battle begins for housing funds in Harrisburg.

June 14, 2017 | by Lawrance Binda

Seniors raised their hands tonight at the Harrisburg City Council meeting to show their support for funding the Heinz-Menaker Senior… Read More

Weekend Roundup with Sara Bozich

June 8, 2017 | by Sara Bozich

Hello from Erie, Pa! Saturday, I return to my regular gym/workout schedule. Man, what a week I’ve had (since this… Read More
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