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Gov. Tom Corbett signed the state budget 10 days late on Thursday and used his line-item veto power to spotlight what he called the Legislature's failure to sacrifice with the rest of government or to curb rising public-sector pension costs that are fueling school tax increases.
The state trooper who was shot four times last month by a man with an assault rifle told troopers investigating the incident he expected to die from his injuries in the moments after he we was wounded.
Harrisburg city restaurants are giving more attention to the mid-day Sunday meal.
The 9-year-old is enrolled in a summer camp at the Martin Luther King Center, 312 Chestnut St., which officially opened its community garden on Wednesday.
That designation applied when our sons, now 25 and 21, were young and we made many pit stops along the way to our destinations.
Harrisburg city council members Tuesday night agreed to rename the mansion at Reservoir Park after the late city councilwoman Eugenia Smith, who died in April.
De'Andre Davenport was walking home from the store when he was gunned down at Turner Alley and Emerald Street at about 1:08 p.m. on Wednesday, said his father, John Templeman, as he stood outside his house almost three hours after his son was rushed to the hospital in a car.
A Harrisburg man was in critical condition at a hospital after he was shot multiple times in the city's Uptown neighborhood this afternoon, police said.
The adult son of Jerry Sandusky, former Penn State football assistant coach, shared his story with Oprah Winfrey, whose network will air the interview.
Senator Rick Santorum will be in for a book signing of his Blue Collar Conservatives on Tuesday, July 22nd at Tremendous Life Books in Mechanicsburg from 6pm-8pm.
You could say music is the soul of the Mauch Chunk Opera House in Jim Thorpe, Carbon County.
Joe Gilmer of Gilmer's Service Center near 6th and Division said the would-be burglars spent nearly 45 minutes trying to break the glass.
Harrisburg police were asking residents to be on the lookout for a 16-year-old girl who they said ran away from her home in the city earlier Tuesday.
Capital Region Water, the new entity governing Harrisburg's water and sewer systems, is launching not only infrastructure upgrades but improved community outreach.
Kassandra Mae Krick, 24, of Mechanicsburg, and Ronald Lee Woolf Jr., 30, of Walnut Bottom, are accused of stealing prescription drugs from the Rite-Aid in the 4500 block of Carlisle Pike, according to Hampden Township police.
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Updated: Fri Jul 11, 2014 02:56 am
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