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  1. Foose gun suspect burglariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | PennLive.com

    Shihi Qadir Thomas, 19, was accused this summer of committing four separate burglaries, including three at Harrisburg's vehicle maintenance facility on Paxton Street. A 19-year-old man arrested Friday near Foose Elementary after a gunman triggered a lockdown had been arrested over the summer for allegedly breaking into the city's vehicle maintenance center.

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  2. Dauphin County Commissioner: Proposed plan to address flood insurance increases is 'a good start'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | PennLive.com

    FILE: Flood water covers Harrisburg's City Island, bottom, in the Susquehanna River after remains of Tropical Storm Lee caused widespread flooding in the midstate. PAUL CHAPLIN, The Patriot-News Dauphin County commissioners have been interested in finding ways to help residents address increasing flood insurance rates following the Biggert-Waters Flood Insurance Act of 2012 .

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  3. Historic Harrisburg building, home of Clark Resources, on the marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | PennLive.com

    The building, constructed in 1842, has a rich history, having served as the home of Harrisburg's first Episcopal Bishop and the headquarters of longtime Mayor Stephen R. Reed's consulting business following his 28 years in office. Former Harrisburg Authority Chairman Fred Clark is selling the historic building his consulting/lobbying firm has called home in the capitol city for nearly 10 years.

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  4. Belco Community Credit Union and others announce promotions, new...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | PennLive.com

    Trade Talk showcases the businesses in the midstate and the people who make them work. From companies who make iconic products to the small family businesses and everyone in between, we have a little bit of everything in the midstate.

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  5. Harrisburg police arrest man in connection with May homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | PennLive.com

    Miles Cooke, 30, of Harrisburg was arrested and charged today with the murder of Ronald McGruder , according to a Harrisburg police news release. Miles Cooke has been arraigned on charges of first-degree murder and conspiracy to commit first-degree murder, according to court documents.

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  6. 14-year-old girl forced behind home in possible sexual assault in Harrisburg, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | PennLive.com

    Harrisburg police are searching for a man accused of assaulting a 14-year-old girl as she was walking to school Friday morning. Police in a news release said the girl was "possibly sexually assaulted" in the incident and was transported to a local hospital for treatment.

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  7. Harsco to renovate corporate office, employees to temporarily move to ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | PennLive.com

    Trade Talk showcases the businesses in the midstate and the people who make them work. From companies who make iconic products to the small family businesses and everyone in between, we have a little bit of everything in the midstate.

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  8. Harrisburg sinkhole update: Expanded tests start next week, summit set for NovemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | PennLive.com

    Geological testing of streets near the sinkhole-damaged 1400 block of South 14th Street will begin next week, according to an engineer's update provided to city council members Wednesday night. The city will shut down streets temporarily to allow the contractor to do the testing, starting Tuesday, Oct. 7, on Scott Street and Cloverly Terrace.

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  9. Rotary Club of Harrisburg honors Habitat volunteer Allen Quirk Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | PennLive.com

    Allen D. Quirk Jr. of Habitat for Humanity of Greater Harrisburg received the 2014 Rotary Club of Harrisburg Service Above Self award. Quirk has been involved with promoting the Eaken Piano Trio concerts presented annually to benefit Habitat.

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  10. Fire that breaks out in vacant Harrisburg home causes $115K in damage, fire chief saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | PennLive.com

    The fire started around 9 a.m. in the first floor of 2417 N. Fifth St., which Enterline said was a vacant home. But officials believe several people were occupying the residence.

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  11. Gunshots at night 'makes your body tremble,' neighbor says following Harrisburg gunbattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | PennLive.com

    Twelve years ago, Courtney's brother, Wade Gilbert, was shot and killed several blocks from her home in the 1400 block of Market Street; his murderer still has not been caught. The memory haunts her as guns go off three to four times a week in her Allison Hill neighborhood, where the corner bar does a brisk business in the middle of the day, and a nearby restaurant specializes in check cashing.

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  12. Harrisburg police seek witnesses to gunbattle in 1400 block of Market StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | PennLive.com

    Harrisburg police want to talk to more witnesses to the gunbattle in the 1400 block of Market Street Wednesday night, as the investigation that wounded one man continues. The victim is a 24-year-old Lemoyne man, who had been walking with another person in the area when they heard shots being fired.

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  13. Woman wanted on robbery conpiracy charge in Swatara TownshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | PennLive.com

    Swatara Township police have issued a warrant for the arrest of a Harrisburg area woman in connection with an August robbery at Walmart. Destiny Nicole Barthold, 21, formerly of the 2700 block of Lexington Street, Harrisburg, is wanted on a charge of conspiracy to commit robbery.

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  14. Harrisburg police on the lookout for suspect in armed robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | PennLive.com

    Harrisburg police are requesting the public's help to gather information related to an armed bank robbery earlier this month. A man, who police say is in his 20s, entered Mid-Penn Bank at 2615 N. Front St. with a folding box cutter or knife, gave the teller a note and then fled the scene with an undetermined amount of money about 10:36 a.m. Sept.

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  15. Public forum on National Civil War Museum in Harrisburg rescheduledRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | PennLive.com

    A public forum to discuss the National Civil War Museum has been rescheduled for Oct. 9 at the museum, Harrisburg City Councilman Ben Allatt said Tuesday. Allatt had previously set the meeting for Sept.

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  16. Capital Area Transit starting new express service to ShippensburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | PennLive.com

    The new service will load at Luhrs Performing Arts Center, Shippensburg University, at 5 p.m. weekdays , and will end at the Amtrak station in downtown Harrisburg.

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  17. Public pressure needed to spark investigatory hearings into...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | PennLive.com

    A Pennsylvania Human Relations Commission meeting on possible equal opportunity issues at Susquehanna Township School District drew only a handful of community members Monday evening. Information presented on the school district also was brief.

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  18. Harrisburg's new parking system sends confusing text messages to driversRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | PennLive.com

    If you get a text message from Harrisburg's new parking system asking you to pay for more metered time after 7 p.m., you can safely ignore it. Brandon Sarzynski, of Mechanicsburg, emailed PennLive recently to report that he visited Harrisburg and received a text message alerting him that his meter would run out at 7:03 p.m. He knew parking enforcement stopped at 7 p.m. on the new multi-space meters downtown and near the capitol building, but he was concerned that people not as familiar with the system might unnecessarily pay for more parking.

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  19. Will adding a bike lane to Front Street make Harrisburg 'more...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | PennLive.com

    This fall, two miles of vehicular traffic on Front St. in Harrisburg will be turned into a bicycle lane -- the city's first built exclusively for the purpose. But is this the way to way to, as PennDOT District 8 spokesman Greg Penny said, "make the city more bike- and pedestrian-friendly"? What kind of precedent does it set? Is it a good idea? How would you make the city more bike- and pedestrian-friendly? In response to the initial report , PennLive's commenters were ready to articulate how the subtraction of a traffic lane and an addition of a bike lane would affect them -- or not.

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  20. East Shore vs. West Shore: Can we bridge the divide?: Q&A with TLA recapRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | PennLive.com

    Looking East across the Harvey Taylor bridge, in Harrisburg Thursday April 29, 2010. CHRIS KNIGHT, The Patriot-News On Tuesday I chatted with readers about the East Shore - West Shore divide, which represents a long-time division of communities in the Harrisburg region.

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