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Blighted properties — eyesores if you want to be blunt — are not good for the communities that surround them. Fortunately, several prominent ones in our communities are being … more
“It has been said that democracy is the worst form of government except for all those other forms that have been tried.” — Winston Churchill, Nov. 11, 1947 Democracy can be … more
We mark the athletic prowess of Middletown Area High School athletes on a regular basis. The Blue Raiders have excelled in multiple sports in recent years, especially in football, with three … more
Your vote counts. It really does. This simple statement especially applies in local elections, when the vote totals are much lower than the millions cast in a presidential or gubernatorial race, … more
We are headed, finally, toward summer. Temperatures are becoming more seasonal, proms are wrapping up and graduation is around the corner. And Monday is Memorial Day. Don’t forget to honor … more
We have written several editorials since Exelon announced in May 2017 that it planned to prematurely close its nuclear power plant on Three Mile Island. If you have read all of them, you know we … more
Let’s hand out some kudos for some jobs well done. A big thank-you goes to Lower Swatara Patrol Officer Ryan Lesko. He received two heroism awards during the April 17 Lower Swatara Board of … more
Twenty-six years ago today, on May 1, 1993, hundreds of volunteers were in the middle of a five-day effort to build Kids Kastle. The play area at Hoffer Park was the brainchild of three Middletown … more
Londonderry Township stands to suffer if the Three Mile Island nuclear plant shuts down this year. Dauphin County, Londonderry Township and Lower Dauphin School District combined receive about … more
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