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Harrisburg is a town with a rich history that spans more than 200 years. As the capital of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, we attract thousands of people to our city to live, work and play. Our city is in the midst a great economic recovery. There is a palpable optimism on our streets as new businesses open, new residents move in and Harrisburg regains its stature as one of the premiere capitals of our nation.
Our city is on the move. Our future will be even greater than our past!
Mayor Eric Papenfuse will announce the names of the swans that will spend the summer in Italian Lake at a press conference at 1 p.m. Friday on the bridge in the lake. “I thank all of the people who have sent in so many great choices for names,” said Mayor Papenfuse. “It’s clear Harrisburg residentsRead more →
May 11, 2016 HARRISBURG – Mayor Eric Papenfuse will join downtown business leaders to announce “Dino-mite Summer,” at a press conference slated for 11:30 a.m. Thursday in the Atrium of the MLK Government Center, 10 N. Second St. Harrisburg Young Professionals, Hershey Harrisburg Regional Visitors Bureau, Harrisburg Downtown Improvement District and Downtown After Dark Marketing haveRead more →
Join 105.7 the X, Chive PA and Harrisburg River Rescue on July 30th for a Pre-Race Paint Party from 6:00 to 9:00 PM! Free for anyone to attend, come get yourself painted to glow for a good cause. There will also be glow swag available and non-runners can purchase a balloon to participate in theRead more →