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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania is located in Dauphin County. Zip codes in Harrisburg, PA include 17109, 17106, and 17125. The median home price in Harrisburg is $72,900 which is roughly $48/per square foot. More Harrisburg information.

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6 hrs ago | SFGate

5 differences between Gov. Corbett, opponent Wolf

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13 hrs ago | The Citizens' Voice

New efforts in Harrisburg to decriminalize liquor buys

A Pennsylvania resident is less likely to be nabbed these days for making out-of-state liquor purchases by an undercover border patrol, but a key state lawmaker is introducing legislation anyway to abolish fines for an offense still on the books.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

The Times-Tribune

Local History: Toll bridges a thing of the past

Around the same time as the region's toll roads were being bought up with local governments and made free, state legislators were waging battle on toll bridges.

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O-R Online

Alzheimera s exacts a toll in Pennsylvania

Alzheimer's disease is going to be an increasingly acute problem both around the world and in this country as life spans stretch even further and the large cohort of baby boomers march into senescence.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

Erie Times News

Conservative lawmaker aids medical marijuana push

Folmer pored over studies and news articles while his wife, Sheila, wondered why he lingered at their computer all weekend.

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The York Daily Record

Veterans' Thrift Store needs $10,000 truck to deliver furniture to veterans in need

Jeffrey Hutcherson of York, left, shakes the hand of Jahmeare McCowin, an Air Force veteran who works at the store, after McCowin helped Hutcherson look for an item at Veterans' Thrift Store in York.

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WFMJ-TV Youngstown

News Minute: Latest Pennsylvania news from The Associated Press

Republican Gov. Tom Corbett and Democratic challenger Tom Wolf have agreed to square off in three debates.

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PennLive.com

Burned building proves a problem for Duncannon

What to do about a burned structure along Church Street in Duncannon was debated at Duncannon Borough Council's Aug. 19 meeting after it was confirmed the owner could not be found.

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The York Daily Record

'Susquehanna To Freedom' at York College explores the journey of freed slaves

Every year, Penn State Harrisburg commissions a play to be performed on Martin Luther King Day to highlight some aspect of African-American heritage and culture and to honor the late civil right leader's commitment to diversity and equality.

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WPMT-TV York

Mayor repeats call for Commissioners to suspend museum funding

Mayor Eric Papenfuse repeated his call for Dauphin County Commissioners to exercise their authority to suspend payments to the National Civil War Museum for misuse of hotel tax funds, noting Section 12 of the hotel tax ordinance clearly mandates the Commission's approval of all disbursements.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

The Morning Call

Will legislature act on health bills?

Pharmacist Frank DeGroot holds a bottle of OxyContin at the Belvidere Pharmacy in Belvidere, N.J. OxyContin is one of the prescription drugs Pennsylvania physicians would like to moniitor through a prescription drug database.

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WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

Corbett tries new TV ad attack strategy on Wolf

The latest TV ad by Gov. Tom Corbett's campaign is opening a new front in the Republican's mass communication strategy, making President Barack Obama a central figure in the attack on Democratic front-runner Tom Wolf.

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PennLive.com

Judge sides with trust managed by prominent developer in demolition dispute on Hamilton Street in Harrisburg

A Dauphin County judge has sided with a trust managed by a prominent developer and ordered the city of Harrisburg to condemn a home on Hamilton Street by the end of this week.

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PennLive.com

Crazy liquor laws? Pennsylvania's got a bunch of 'em. Here's a six-pack sampler.

But that's not the only piece of the Pennsylvania liquor code that consumers - especially those who are new to the Keystone State - can have a hard time wrapping their minds around.

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PennLive.com

Harrisburg school officials want to add camp focusing on science, technology, engineering, math

Next summer, 300 third through fifth graders in Harrisburg could be spending three weeks at a free camp focusing on science, technology, engineering and math skills.

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WPMT-TV York

uber

Right now the car services Uber and Lyft, which operate entirely on smartphones, want to do business throughout Pennsylvania, but technically that's against the law.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

The Mountaineer Publishing Company

Paul L. Downey Jr.

A native of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, he had resided in Haywood County since 1993.

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SFGate

Pennsylvania becomes 27th state to expand Medicaid

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ABC 27

Police ID Harrisburg man accused of shooting at officers

Franklyn Tavares-Gonzalez, 25, has been charged with aggravated assault, reckless endangerment, and firing a weapon in the city, police said in a news release.

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Philadelphia Gay News

LGBT youth group awarded $100K grant

PSEC, a statewide LGBT student organization, received a $100,000 grant from Queer Youth Fund of the Liberty Hill Foundation, the only national grant program that specifically supports the work of LGBT youth-led organizations.

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