NEWS/OPINION

  • Longtime LP leader passes away
    Longtime LP leader passes away

    Longtime Lower Paxton Supervisor Bill Hawk passed away Saturday. He served as a supervisor for over 20 years and was the board chairman during most of those years. This spring he was elected as president of a statewide association of township officials. "Hawk was proud that

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  • Citizens call for new light on Locust Lane
    Citizens call for new light on Locust Lane

    Staff Report Tim Murphy, a resident in the Locust Lane corridor, reports that a large crowd attended Tuesday night's Lower Paxton Township supervisors' workshop to call for a traffic light at the intersection of Locust Lane and Fairmont Drive near the vo-tech school. An upd

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  • How Koons Park’s July 4th fireworks show came to be
    How Koons Park’s July 4th fireworks show came to be

    By Charles ZinnLinglestown Gazette intern Time sure does fly when you're having fun with fireworks. Tonight marks the 15th consecutive year Linglestown Fire Company has had a hand in putting on a spectacular fireworks celebration at Koons Park to mark the Fourth of July hol

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  • Wegmans coming to East Shore?
    Wegmans coming to East Shore?

    By Bill Bostic Linglestown Gazette summer intern Charles Zinn has gotten to the bottom of the ongoing controversy over Wegmans adding a second store in our area. In short, it's not happening anytime soon. A Wegmans official in the public relations department said there are

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  • Rt. 39 traffic woes subject of corridor study
    Rt. 39 traffic woes subject of corridor study

    By Charles Zinn Linglestown Gazette summer intern There's growing concerns about traffic congestion on Pennsylvania Route 39 with major development projects planned in the corridor in Susquehanna and Lower Paxton townships. With help from community activist Eric Epstein, D

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  • Another CD tax hike is in the works
    Another CD tax hike is in the works

    Central Dauphin's school board is on a course to adopt a property-tax hike for the sixth consecutive year. CLICK HERE to get up to speed with a report filed by independent journalist Bill Bostic for PennLive.com. School board members Richard Mazzatesta, Eric Esptein and Jus

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  • CD East High dedicates sports complex gateway
    CD East High dedicates sports complex gateway

    The Central Dauphin School District community gathered Monday to dedicate a new gateway to a 14-field athletic complex on the CD East High campus. The gateway is named after David Alexander, who was a member of the school's first graduating class in 1964 and went on to attend

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SPORTS

  • Gazette Sports Chat – Meet CD Rams new boys b-ball coach
    Gazette Sports Chat – Meet CD Rams new boys b-ball coach

    For the first time in a decade, the Central Dauphin Rams have a new head coach for the boys basketball team – and there's a buzz around town that good things are in the works. Gazette Sports Chat host Joe Gilloway recently set up shop at St. Thomas Roasters Coffee House in L

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  • ‘For Sale’ sign concerns youth soccer group
    ‘For Sale’ sign concerns youth soccer group

    The appearance of a "for sale" sign at Sports City Harrisburg indoor soccer facility has raised eyebrows among parents and coaches affiliated Capital Area Soccer Association, or CASA. The area's largest youth soccer organization has been based at Sports City for about three years

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  • Ted’s Bar & Grill visits Gazette Sports Chat
    Ted’s Bar & Grill visits Gazette Sports Chat

    Gazette sports director Joe Gilloway visits with the co-owner of Ted's Bar & Grill, Romeo LeMarco, in this episode of Gazette Sports Chat that was recorded on May 9, 2019. The sports bar is a big backer of Central Dauphin athletics and was the first sponsor to sign on to

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LIFESTYLE

  • You’re invited to a shindig!
    You’re invited to a shindig!

    By Charles ZinnLinglestown Gazette intern Here's a great way to extend the July 4th holiday into the weekend! Trinity Presbyterian Church located on Locust Lane across from the vo-tech school, is throwing their 3rd annual shindig this Friday, July 6, starting at 5:30 p.m.

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  • Linglestown gets auto detailer
    Linglestown gets auto detailer

    By Charles ZinnLinglestown Gazette intern CR Automotive Detailing is opening its doors in the Linglestown village in a beautifully remodeled garage in the square. While it is not fully opened yet, customers can come and get car washes at 50-percent off this Friday and Satur

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  • 10 summer activities that cost almost nothing
    10 summer activities that cost almost nothing

    By Anne Long For Linglestown Gazette The weather is warmer, the sun is back in the sky, and the temperatures are rising. It is the most relaxing and refreshing time of the year: SUMMER! Now, not only is the sun out and myself with it; but it’s also around longer, adding

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