• 23 JUL 14
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    Harrisburg wins $1 million in grants in first half of year

    July 22, 2014 HARRISBURG  – The City of Harrisburg has received more than $1 million in grants and donations in the first six months of 2014, more than double its grant revenue in the previous year, Mayor Eric Papenfuse has announced. “This additional revenue has provided support for vital city services,” the Mayor said. “It

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    • 18 JUL 14
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    Mayor Papenfuse Receives Big Check from “Glow Run”

    Mayor Papenfuse Receives Big Check from “Glow Run”

    Mayor Eric Papenfuse received a check Friday for $22,000 from organizers of the June “Glow Run” to raise money for street lighting repairs on Front Street.  Historic Harrisburg Association and Lighten Up Harrisburg led the fundraising effort to replace missing light poles on Front Street.  At the press conference held outside the Dixon Center in the

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    • 17 JUL 14
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    Women and the Railroad: Visions and Possibilities

    Women and the Railroad: Visions and Possibilities

    Joyce Robinson will lead a discussion of “Women and the Railroad: Visions and Possibilities” at noon Friday in the Brownbag in the Atrium series at the MLK Government Center, 10 N. Second St. Robinson will show a 10-minute video about three railroad employees and their daily activities. Robinson is a certified engineer who began working

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