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  1. Water main break in Steelton, boil water advisory issuedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday |

    Residents in Steelton on Lincoln, Ridge, Bessemer, Lancaster streets and Deoedate Alley, from Harrisburg to Columbia streets are being advised to boil their water after a water main broke on the 300 block of Lincoln Street. The borough made the announcement this evening.


  2. Steelton man arrested following drunken driving crash spree, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 |

    Floyd M. Lebo Jr. allegedly drove his 1996 Ford Econoline van less than one mile through Dauphin County earlier this month, leaving a trail of damage and injury in its wake. Around 3 p.m. on April 3, the Steelton man traveled from the Derry Street and Bonnymeade Avenue intersection through the 4100 block of Derry Street to the parking lot of Petsmart in the 4200 block of Derry Street in Swatara Township.


  3. Remembering Linwood Fielder Sr.: 'a dedicated professional and a gentleman'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 |

    Linwood Fielder Sr. was a police officer in Harrisburg. He retired in 2001 as district director of the state board of probation and parole.


  4. Remembering Jeffrey Cleckner: 'very good man and basketball player'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 |

    Jeffrey L. "Shake" Cleckner retired as the building and grounds supervisor in Steelton-Highspire School District with 31 years of service. He was a member of the 5th Ward Republican Club in Steelton, former Steelton Moose, and loved coaching basketball, attending sports events, playing golf and poker.


  5. Harrisburg man preserves memories of Rap Dixon, Negro Leaguer from Steelton: M. Diane McCormickRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 |

    Sure, I was sitting down. Sometimes I think sitting down is what I do for a living.


  6. Can your dog do that? Find out at the Blue and Gray Cluster Dog Show: Pet CalendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 |

    The Blue and Gray Cluster Dog Show will bring four dog shows to one location 8 a.m.-5 p.m. April 9-12 at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex, 2300 N. Cameron St., Harrisburg. Each day will feature an American Kennel Club sanctioned all-breed show with different breeds of dogs competing in conformation judging.


  7. Remembering William Neidert: 'upbeat, intelligent, resourceful, kind'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 5 |

    Neidert was a 1957 graduate of Central Dauphin High School. He served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War.


  8. Cue up the fake crowd noise, and let's celebrate religious freedom, Chuck Rhodes, and the Civil War's end: The MeterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 5 |

    The ability of the religious right to highjack the political debate with this "religious freedom protection" claptrap was bound to have consequences. Public uproar forced the governor of Indiana to run for cover after he signed the RFP even as a few of Hoosier businesses posting "no gays" signs in the window.


  9. Remembering Ronald Bowers: 'one of the coolest cats'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 |

    He was a 1963 graduate of Steelton High School, a Vietnam War veteran and retired from the former New Cumberland Army Depot. He enjoyed shooting pool, watching boxing, playing cards, cooking out with family and friends and his beloved German shepherds, all named Sabu.


  10. Steelton police consider 'Hands Up' logo on youth baseball...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 |

    The Steelton Police Department rescinded a $200 donation to a new youth baseball team because of a "Hands Up, Don't Shoot" logo printed on the team's registration poster and because the team isn't playing it's games in Steelton, Mayor Tom Acri said. The Steelton police department rescinded a donation to a fledgling youth baseball team, because its officers were offended by a "Hands Up, Don't Shoot" logo printed on the program's registration poster, but that isn't the only reason, said borough Mayor Tom Acri.


  11. Remembering Loretta Canton: 'one of the West Side's best'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 |

    Loretta B. "Tottie" Canton of Lower Paxton Township retired from the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board after 30 years of service. She was a 1966 graduate of Steelton-Highspire High School, a certified LPN and a member of Steelton Mennonite Church.


  12. Stories you may have missed: Man surrenders during standoff near CD...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 |

    A 37-year-old man surrendered to police after a four-hour standoff in a Union Deposit Road home in Lower Paxton Twp. on Sunday.


  13. Remembering Frank Reich: 'a great coach, teacher and mentor'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 |

    Reich was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran of Korea, a 1950 graduate of Steelton High School and a 1956 graduate of Penn State University where he played football. He was named co-captain in 1955 and played in the East-West Shrine game in 1956.


  14. Seven adults, four children displaced after Steelton row home fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 |

    Seven adults and four children were displaced after a fire ripped through two of four attached row homes in Steelton on Sunday afternoon. No one was injured, Steelton Assistant Fire Chief Gene Vance said, but two of the three-story homes were destroyed by the fire, and the other two were extensively damaged by water and smoke.


  15. Fire crews battle blaze in SteeltonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 |

    Crews are on the scene of a structure fire at a three-story home on South Third Street in Steelton. The fire was called out around 12:30 p.m. Sunday, and firefighters from Harrisburg, Middletown and other area departments joined Steelton crews to battle the three-story blaze.


  16. Man pulled gun on Harrisburg gas station clerk over change, returned to steal a soda, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 |

    A man pulled a gun on a gas station clerk because he became agitated while waiting for his change then returned to steal a soda, Harrisburg police said. Joseph James, 26, was in possession of a handgun when he was arrested at his Steelton home Friday morning on charges of robbery, carrying a firearm without a license and persons not to possess a firearm in connection with the incident, according to a Friday news release from city police.


  17. Remembering John Sullivan Jr.: 'a class act gentleman'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 |

    Sullivan attended Bishop McDevitt High School then graduated from Steelton High School in 1968. He served six years in the Air Force.


  18. Best peanut butter eggs: people's choiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 |

    A rich combination of creamy peanut butter topped with a thick coating of melted chocolate is irresistible. Every church and group claims to make the best.


  19. Remembering Prince Jones: 'truly an amazing human being'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 |

    Jones was a former employee of Goodwill Industries, and very good with numbers and dates. In his leisure, he enjoyed traveling, music, talking and asking about relatives and friends from Steelton.


  20. Pine Street in Swatara Township, Steelton, to be closed this summer, fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2015 |

    A road that is well used by both vehicles and students walking to school in Swatara Township and Steelton will be closed to replace water and sewer lines and rebuild the pavement starting this summer. PennDOT spokesman Greg Penny said PennDOT had originally planned a straightforward repair and resurfacing project, but was told by Steelton officials that they would like to replace the utilities at the same time.


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