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Middletown Borough

Londonderry man, 'worst kind of sexual predator,' faces decades in prison after 21 convictions

A Londonderry Township man will be sentenced March 4 after being convicted Wednesday on 21 charges of sexual molestation involving five underaged victims from 1995 to 2016. Keith Alan Hoffa, 55, …

State Rep. Tom Mehaffie says he will run for third term in Pennsylvania Legislature

Republican Tom Mehaffie of Lower Swatara Township announced Monday he is running for a third two-year term in the state House representing the 106th District. A small business owner and former …
Lower Swatara Township

Route 283 westbound travelers will have new way to get on Pennsylvania Turnpike on Thursday

Starting Thursday, Dec. 12, motorists driving west on Route 283 will have a new way to get on the Pennsylvania Turnpike. A traffic signal that has been on temporary flash mode will be fully …

'A dream come true': 1995 MAHS grad Reed returns as athletic director

A 1995 Blue Raider graduate is the new athletic director of Middletown Area School District. The school board Dec. 3 voted to hire Richard Reed as the new athletic director to replace H. Clifford …
Cops & Courts

Borough police future still uncertain; ex-finance director says sharing costs must be considered

Middletown entering into an arrangement where the borough would share the cost of providing police services with one or more other municipalities would make “very good financial sense for the …

Elizabethtown bank robbed in broad daylight, suspect sought

The M&T Bank branch at 104 S. Market St. in Elizabethtown was robbed in broad daylight Monday. At about 2:20 p.m. the Elizabethtown Police Department was dispatched to the bank for a robbery …
Education

Sharrow, Ferguson receive Lower Dauphin Student of the Month honors

Two Lower Dauphin High School seniors recently received monthly honors from area organizations Aidan Ferguson is the Hummelstown Rotary Club’s Student of the Month for October. Aidan, …

Lower Swatara police find no "credible threat of violence" at Middletown Area Middle School

Lower Swatara Township police interviewed “countless” Middletown Area Middle School students over the weekend and concluded there is no credible threat of violence directed at the …