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A Better Bureau: Bureau of Fire slated to receive funds to renovate 1980s-era fire stations

February 23, 2017 | by Danielle Roth

Built in 1980, this fire station is slated to receive renovations to the dormitory. The Harrisburg Bureau of Fire recently… Read More

Weekend Roundup with Sara Bozich

February 23, 2017 | by Sara Bozich

It’s another slow weekend for me — thankfully, because things get crazy in March. Tomorrow, we’re joining Kelly and Tim… Read More

Sinkhole Solution: City to receive more than $3 million in state funds

February 22, 2017 | by Danielle Roth

Sinkhole-damaged houses on the 1400 block of S. 14th Street will be sold to the city to demolish. Harrisburg’s sinkhole… Read More

“Not Good Enough”: School Board Denies Application for Arts-based Charter School

February 22, 2017 | by Danielle Roth

The board voted to deny the Arts to the Core Charter School Tuesday night. The Harrisburg School Board tonight rejected… Read More

Safety Update: For the third year in a row, Harrisburg crime dropped in major categories.

February 20, 2017 | by Danielle Roth

Harrisburg isn’t commonly known as a low-crime city, but it may be trending that way as overall crime has dropped… Read More

Parking Update: New Parking App Promises Easier Communication with Businesses, App Users

February 17, 2017 | by Danielle Roth

The parking app Parkmobile will allow business owners to offer specialized discounts, in addition to $1-an-hour after-work parking, officials said… Read More

The Final Frame: Red Crown Bowl to Close Next Month.

February 16, 2017 | by Lawrance Binda

Red Crown Bowl n Brew is just weeks away from closing, as the owners have decided to sell their property… Read More

Weekend Roundup with Sara Bozich

February 16, 2017 | by Sara Bozich

It’s that time of the year when Harrisburg Beer Week planning is keeping busy, busy. If you are interested in sponsoring… Read More

Park & Go: Harrisburg announces cheaper after-work parking, new mobile app.

February 16, 2017 | by Lawrance Binda

After-work parking rates in downtown Harrisburg will be reduced again under a new pilot program for mobile app users. The… Read More

City Council Update: More Broad Street Market parking; codes inspection fee increased

February 15, 2017 | by Danielle Roth

Broad Street Market patrons can expect more free parking after a City Council vote tonight to change the designation of… Read More
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