NEWS/OPINION

  • Bocce ball returns to Koons Park

    The bocce ball courts at Koons Park that fell into disrepair in recent years have been upgraded and are ready to be put into use this week. And, if you're really into this kind of sport, the courts can also be used for a game called petanque. Odds are you're not familiar with ...

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  • Fireworks tonight in Linglestown’s Koons Park

    Fireworks in Linglestown at Koons Park will start between 9 and 9:30 pm TONIGHT. Get there early to find a decent parking spot. To get a jump on the crowd and a great view of the show, head to Koons Pool for their annual fireworks party that is open to the general public. Admi...

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  • Ho Ho Ho! 5 FREE ways to ring in the holiday season

    Friday, Dec. 2 at 7 pm ... Tree-Lighting Festivities at the Friendship Center of Lower Paxton Township will feature a sing-along of holiday favorites in anticipation of Santa arriving by fire truck. Enjoy free refreshments, arts and crafts for kids, and free door prizes from loca...

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  • Weekend preview for Linglestown area

    * Live music at St. Thomas Roasters near the Linglestown square features Rhoads Butt on Friday and Michael Carbon on Saturday, 8 – 10 pm both nights, no admission charge. * The Ultimate Wrestling Experience is gearing up to present a fantastic lineup of pro wrestling matche...

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JUST FOR FUN

  • Day-Tripping: Two National Parks, Fall Foliage & Fun

    Take a day trip with Linglestown American Legion Post 272 ... In just a blink of an eye, a common field in Pennsylvania became a field of honor forever. Linglestown American Legion Post 272 has graciously extended an invitation for a few Gazette readers to join them on a van tr...

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  • Fireworks tonight in Linglestown’s Koons Park

    Fireworks in Linglestown at Koons Park will start between 9 and 9:30 pm TONIGHT. Get there early to find a decent parking spot. To get a jump on the crowd and a great view of the show, head to Koons Pool for their annual fireworks party that is open to the general public. Admi...

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SPORTS

  • Little guy creates giant stuff

    Sports column by Bill Bostic Sports have a way when you least expect it to unfold a series of events that can reshape your world for a day, a week or maybe a lifetime. For me, watching Jeff Gordon make a daring, dangerous move at Daytona to win did that. For sure, Jack Nick...

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  • Bocce ball returns to Koons Park

    The bocce ball courts at Koons Park that fell into disrepair in recent years have been upgraded and are ready to be put into use this week. And, if you're really into this kind of sport, the courts can also be used for a game called petanque. Odds are you're not familiar with ...

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  • McDevitt, CD & CD East student athletes spotlighted

    * There's an interesting twist about the three members of Bishop McDevitt High School boys' swimming team pictured above – they're related to each other, compete together on a relay team and have qualified for the state's biggest meet of the season. Pictured (L -R) are fresh...

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LIFESTYLE

  • Mini-Mowing Contest winners declared

    I did my best to put off the first lawn mowing at Gazette headquarters, but I started picking up vibes Easter Sunday from Mrs. B² that the time to git-er-done was at hand. My trusty Honda push mower started on the first pull Monday, April 13, and I toured the yard in record time...

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  • UPDATE: Mini-Mowing Contest, 04.13.09

    Is this the update when B² finally mows his yard for the first time this season, or will he try to procrastinate at least one more day? Watch the video to find out....

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  • UPDATE: Mini-Mowing Contest, 04.09.09

    Is Linglestown TV host B² going to mow his grass on the first day following the entry deadline for the 2009 Mini-Mowing Contest? Watch the video to find out....

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