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Middletown Borough

Milk Bar 'was like second home’; it closed more than 40 years ago, but memories flow at reunion

Business has been gone for more than 40 years, but memories are fresh The 34 people who gathered for a reunion at Hoffer Park in Middletown on Aug. 8 didn’t all know each other, but they …

Plastic will pay for trash, electric; credit card payments soon will be set up for several borough fees

Middletown residents soon should be able to pay their electric and trash bill online through the borough website, with a credit card or debit card linked to their bank account. Borough council …
Lower Swatara Township

Ex-Lower Swatara police officer to be sentenced over drug theft from evidence locker

Former Lower Swatara Township police Officer Scott M. Flowers is to be sentenced in Dauphin County Court on Sept. 28, after pleading guilty July 27 to charges that he stole drugs from the …

State urges: Call 8-1-1 before you dig

Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission Chairwoman Gladys M. Brown on Friday joined with utilities and agencies from across the state to stress the importance of safe digging – at job sites and …
Cops & Courts

Insurance fraud alleged; man held on assault charge: Police and Courts Roundup

The Pennsylvania attorney general’s office has charged a former Middletown man with insurance fraud, after he allegedly lied regarding the date of an accident in order to be covered by auto …

Kindle stolen after delivery; Shope Gardens shed vandalized: Lower Swatara Police Roundup

A township resident told police a new Amazon Kindle computer was stolen within a span of 30 minutes after being delivered to his home. Police said U.S. Postal Service records showed the black Fire …
Education

Lower Dauphin High School announces fourth-quarter honor rolls

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

Lower Dauphin Middle School releases top student lists

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