NEWS/OPINION

  • SWAT car, Mission BBQ headline Night Out event
    SWAT car, Mission BBQ headline Night Out event

    By Charles ZinnLinglestown Gazette summer intern Have you ever wanted to see an armored SWAT car up close? That is one of the pieces of equipment Lower Paxton Township officials are bringing to the annual National Night Out at George Park, so now is your chance. The Nati

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  • Policing fireworks in LP is a work in progress
    Policing fireworks in LP is a work in progress

    By Charles Zinn Linglestown Gazette summer intern The July 4th holiday is over, but some people are still in a booming holiday mood over their new toy authorized by a new state law – aerial fireworks. While many people appear to love celebrating nearly a month after the

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  • LP dodges big stink over mammoth trash containers
    LP dodges big stink over mammoth trash containers

    By Charles Zinn Linglestown Gazette summer intern Lower Paxton Township officials most likely are patting themselves on the back based on what’s happening in neighboring West Hanover Township. Why? Well, taking out the trash is harder these days in West Hanover Townsh

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  • 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 Zinn Linglestown 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 h

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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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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

  • How to get happy & healthy today in Central PA
    How to get happy & healthy today in Central PA

    By Anne Long For Linglestown Gazette We all want to be the best version of ourselves: happy and healthy. But, we might not know where to start making the change, especially if we’ve been stuck in a cycle of eating out, snacking on too many tasty treats, and not taking care

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

    By Charles Zinn Linglestown 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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