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Middletown man identified as victim in Harrisburg shooting on Tuesday; Highspire resident sought

Harrisburg police are looking for a Highspire man in connection with a shooting in the city Tuesday night that resulted in the death of a Middletown man, officials say. The victim was identified …

Forum on veterans benefit to be held May 18 in Lower Swatara Township

Dauphin County commissioners will host a free forum in Lower Swatara Township on May 18 to provide information on federal, state and county veteran and dependent benefits. Representatives of the …
Lower Swatara Township

MAHS team takes first in Chamber business challenge, for ecofriendly car window project

A Middletown Area High School took first place Wednesday in the second round of the Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC’s ninth annual Chamber High School Business Challenge at Harrisburg …

Multiple organizations gather to plant 360 trees in Lower Swatara Township

Officials from Londonderry and Lower Swatara townships along with other organizations gathered Friday afternoon to plant more than 360 trees behind the industrial building located at 140 Fulling …
Cops & Courts

Brothers charged with having heroin needles near children

Two men were arrested on drug and child endangerment charges after Middletown police searched a residence and found heroin and needles that officials say could easily have been accessed by small …

Charges filed vs. Shaffer in fiery November car crash

Police have filed charges against Scott Shaffer, one of two young men who were seriously injured in a one-car accident on Stoner Drive in Lower Swatara Township when Shaffer was behind the wheel …
Education

Middletown Area School District announces its Students of the Year

The Middletown Area School District recently announced its Outstanding Students of the Year for 2016-2017. Here is the list of honorees, including comments from the school district. There are …

Hoke and Tarczynski receive Lower Dauphin Student of the Month honors

Lower Dauphin High School seniors Mary Kate Tarczynski and Kylie Hoke recently were selected as Students of the Month for March. Tarczynski was recognized by the Rotary Club of Hummelstown. The …