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Middletown Borough

Sites unsure whether he will run for council; Woodworth criticizes his 'yes' vote in Suez lease

Former Middletown Borough Council member Scott Sites is waiting for results of Tuesday’s primary to become official before saying if he is a candidate for election to council this …

Middletown Area High School Prom, 2019: PHOTO GALLERY

Students dressed up and arrived in all kinds of different ways for the 2019 Middletown Area High School prom, held Saturday in the school’s cafeteria. The theme was “Starry Nights.”
Lower Swatara Township

Multiple cars shot with a BB or pellet gun in Lower Swatara, causing damage; police need your help

Lower Swatara Township police are searching for a suspect or suspects who shot cars parked in Rosedale Manor with either a BB or pellet gun. According to police, residents reported four cars were …

Tax increase likely for Middletown Area School District property owners

The property tax in Middletown Area School District would go up by 4.37 percent under a 2019-20 budget approved by the school board for public display May 14. The increase would cost another …
Cops & Courts

Police say man fled van with engine on, guns and dog inside; vehicle found at Little Hollywood park

Guns, ammunition, a gas mask and a dog were found inside a truck that was left running after the driver fled in Little Hollywood Memorial Park on April 15. According to the affidavit filed with …

Lower Swatara police say man hit sign, fled on foot through cemetery

A Middletown man faces DUI charges after he allegedly struck a speed limit sign on South Eisenhower Boulevard and fled on foot through the Highspire Cemetery. The call came in at 12:33 p.m. May …
Education

Sessa will be MAHS valedictorian; Patel announced as salutatorian; graduation is June 4

The Middletown Area School District recently announced the valedictorian and salutatorian for the Class of 2019. Commencement for Middletown Area High School will be held at 7 p.m. June 4 at the …

Lower Dauphin High School announces 3rd-quarter honor rolls

Lower Dauphin High School recently announced its distinguished honor roll and honor roll for the third period. Distinguished Honor Roll requires all “A’s” or perfect marks. For the …