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Parents furious after kid leaves school without anyone knowing

The parents and grandparents of 7-year-old Ahkeem Brown Jr. are glad he’s home safe today. On Tuesday afternoon, Brown left Steelton Elementary school in the middle of the day. 255 more words


Harrisburg's City Council's pick for treasurer resigns

Timothy East does not want to be considered for the job as Harrisburg’s treasurer. That was confirmed at a press conference Tuesday afternoon. East resigned because it came to light that he filed for personal bankruptcy in 2011. 148 more words


Religion and Globalization

As the world we live in becomes increasingly globalized, cultures throughout the globe have become “Americanized.” Aspects of the American culture have spread worldwide and can be seen regularly throughout various different locations. 431 more words


Neighbors call cops to complain about man's lawn art displaying nude women

The reason so many cars are slowing down in the first block of West Roseville Road is because of a display on Tony Papadimitriou’s front lawn and it all started with a pink bathtub. 144 more words


Judge approves petition for Highspire to switch school districts

A judge in Harrisburg has approved a petition signed by more than half of Highspire residents who want to switch school districts. “We got over 55 percent of the taxpayers to sign a petition requesting that this matter go to the Department of Education, and that they review it based on educational merit,” said the Highspire Education Coalition’s lawyer David Deluce. 216 more words


Parking meters activated in midtown Harrisburg

Elliot and Arlene Ross have been running their Army Navy store on North Third Street for decades, and business has been pretty good, but they say that’s changing.  295 more words


Spring...ity...spring... spring

Today I feel like a marathon runner back from retirement, the veteran rugby player after the never ending ‘last game’, the ballerina in her final night of the season. 626 more words

Vegetable Garden