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3 hrs ago | PennLive.com
A familiar name in Dauphin County is about to merge with a Schulkill County financial instituition.
7 hrs ago | PennLive.com
A Hummelstown man who pleaded guilty to repeatedly molesting a girl will spend the next 6 to 12 years in state prison.
12 hrs ago | The Washington Post
Pennsylvania municipalities are turning once again to the kinds of derivative deals that backfired during the credit crunch as the lure of upfront cash and the potential to cut costs prove too hard to resist.
The $250 occupation tax would be replaced with an additional 0.6 percent in the earned income tax, starting in the 2015-16 school year.
Harrisburg Mayor Eric Papenfuse says the National Civil War Museum spends most of its funding from the hotel tax on salaries.
Police say the fruits of their labor paid off after they took part in a massive 72- hour crackdown.
MIDDLETOWN >> One jackpot-winning Pennsylvania Lottery Cash 5 ticket worth $800,000 from the Tuesday, Aug. 26, drawing was sold at Newcomer's Candynut Shoppe, 1055 Baltimore St., Hanover.
Officials from various law enforcement agencies in Dauphin County on Wednesday announced that 44 driving under the influence arrests were made last week during a three-day operation that targeted drunken driving.
City council voted Tuesday to back Papenfuse's efforts to freeze the one-quarter of one percent the museum receives through Hershey Harrisburg Regional Visitors Bureau out of hotel tax funds until the agreement can be revised.
THE MAYOR SAYS THE MONEY IS BEING MISUSED. NEWS 8 MORNING REPORTER ANNE SHANNON JOINS US WITH MORE.
Attorneys have been filing a slew of documents in the criminal case against three former Penn State administrators accused of covering up the Jerry Sandusky child sexual abuse scandal.
The treasurer of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania's capital city which nearly went bankrupt three years ago, on Tuesday was accused by prosecutors of embezzling from a nonprofit organization he ran.
Police say he's described as a thin, white man, about 6-feet tall, with a beard and large tattoo on his chest.
Harrisburg City Council voted unanimously Tuesday night to ask Dauphin County to suspend funding from hotel tax revenues to the National Civil War Museum after Mayor Eric Papenfuse cited concerns with the museum's financing in recent weeks.
Someone called 911 just after 4:45 p.m. to report the fire on the 100 block of West Ridge Road.
A 15-year-old who escaped from juvenile custody one week before he allegedly fatally shot his cousin got away from Dauphin County detention officers during a bathroom break, District Attorney Ed Marsico said Tuesday.
Anthony Marcus Davis, 29, of Harrisburg, who is serving 20-1/2 to 40 years for the 2005 kidnapping of a Pennsylvania family, was accused of soliciting a former cellmate to carry out the crime, Dauphin County District Attorney Edward Marsico said.
Updated: Thu Aug 28, 2014 04:42 pm
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