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New Monthly Parking Options for Harrisburg's River Street Garage - Three New Monthly Plans Offer Significant Savings to Local Residents and Mid-Day Workers - Tue, 15 Apr 2014

Dem governor hopefuls state stances on guns - HARRISBURG 8212 Four gubernatorial candidates showed overwhelming support for reform that would take aim at gun-related violence in a survey conducted by CeaseFire Pennsylvania. - Sun, 13 Apr 2014

New Research Continues to Show Medical Cost Savings and Reduced Hospitalizations Possible with Gum Disease Treatment - HARRISBURG, Pa., March 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New research from United Concordia Dental continues to show that significant medical costs savings and reduced hospitalizations are possible when individuals with certain medical diseases or conditions, such as heart disease, stroke, or pregnancy, treat their gum disease. United Concordia's new study involved more than 338,891 individuals over a ... - Fri, 21 Mar 2014

April 21 is Deadline to Register to Vote in Pennsylvania Primary - HARRISBURG, Pa., April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Secretary of the Commonwealth Carol Aichele today reminded Pennsylvanians that Monday, April 21, is the last day to register to vote for the May 20 primary election.  In the primary election, voters will nominate candidates for governor, lieutenant governor, U.S. House of Representatives, state House and Senate, and will elect members to ... - Mon, 14 Apr 2014

Talking trout with the fish boss - It's tough to catch up with Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission executive director John Arway this time of year.With winter finally giving way to spring, Arway is either on the water casting a line, on the road meeting anglers, or in Harrisburg tackling legislative issues and overseeing the agency. - Sat, 05 Apr 2014

Pa. Senate passes bill to ban cash gifts to legislators - HARRISBURG - The state Senate unanimously approved a bill Wednesday that would ban lawmakers from accepting cash gifts from lobbyists or others seeking to "influence the legislative process." - Wed, 09 Apr 2014

Newtown resident joins state lawmakers in Harrisburg in calling for eating-disorder legislation - HARRISBURG - State Rep. Steve Santarsiero this week unveiled bipartisan legislation that would require school districts to share information about eating disorders with parents in fifth through 12th grades. - Wed, 16 Apr 2014

Mail tax forms in early - HARRISBURG-With the deadline for filing income tax returns rapidly approaching, the Postal Service is getting ready for last minute filers. HARRISBURG-With the deadline for filing income tax returns rapidly approaching, the Postal Service is getting ready for last minute filers. - Mon, 07 Apr 2014

States look harder at rules on gifts to lawmakers - HARRISBURG - At the turn of the 20th century, when robber barons ruled the Capitol, lobbyists were known to toss bags of cash through the transom vents above the doors of lawmakers' rooms at the Penn-Harris hotel. - Sun, 06 Apr 2014

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Harrisburg Mayor Papenfuse marks 100 days in office - abc27 - Harrisburg Mayor Eric Papenfuse has spent 100 days in office. On Wednesday he discussed his accomplishments and frustrations as the city's leader thus far. Donning a maroon tie with various bridges stitched in the fabric, Mayor Eric Papenfuse wore ...Harrisburg Mayor Eric Papenfuse talks promises, pressure and political highs ... - Patriot-NewsHarrisburg Mayor questions City Council's slow pace - witf.org - Wed, 16 Apr 2014

Altoona Curve hang 5-2 loss on Harrisburg Senators at frosty Metro Bank Park - Penn Live - Cold temperatures delayed the start of Wednesday morning's Harrisburg Senators-Altoona Curve game by 46 minutes at Metro Bank Park. When play finally began at 11:16, the home team never fully thawed out. Altoona right-hander Adrian Sampson limited ...Harrisburg Senators vying for three-game winning streak in morning matinee - The Patriot-NewsEastern League: Senators struggle in early contest - Carlisle Sentinel - Wed, 16 Apr 2014

WebpageFX opens new office in Harrisburg's Moffit Mansion: Business Buzz - Patriot-News - WebpageFX is an Internet marketing company that is grabbing attention and awards for its Web design, Web development, search engine optimization and other Internet marketing services. The company has been housed in the Murata Business Center in ... - Wed, 16 Apr 2014

Harrisburg getting relief from parking price hikes - The Patriot-News - An $80 per month pass meant for night workers allows parking at the River Street facility between 4 p.m. and 3 a.m. on weekdays; for $90, parkers get access between 11 a.m. and 3 a.m. weekdays. The third, $60 option is for Harrisburg residents, who ... - Wed, 16 Apr 2014

Who fixes Harrisburg's sinkholes?: Q&A with TLA recap - The Patriot-News (blog) - Crews work to repair damage done by a massive sinkhole in the 1400 block of South 14th Street in Harrisburg. A water main that broke under the street is the cause of the damage. Crews are in the area are not only filling in the gaping hole in front of ... - Wed, 16 Apr 2014

Harrisburg Senators OF Drew Vettleson, a top Nats' prospect, out 4-6 weeks ... - Penn Live - Harrisburg's Drew Vettleson is announced prior to the Senators' 2-1 loss to Reading in their 2014 home opener at Metro Bank Park last Thursday night. Vettleson suffered a broken left hand on Sunday and will miss four to six weeks of action after being ... - Wed, 16 Apr 2014

This tax credit provides a way for Harrisburg business to support the city's ... - The Patriot-News - The Foundation has stepped in to save the sports programs and band; provides grants to teachers for use in their classrooms; initiated an ADOPT A Harrisburg Classroom program whereby local businesses and other organizations adopted 133 classrooms in ... - Wed, 16 Apr 2014

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