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Middletown Borough

Youngsters take part in annual Kids Trout Derby: PHOTO GALLERY

Youngsters from  around the area took part in the Sportsmen Limited 25th anniversary Kids Trout Derby on Saturday at Middletown Reservoir. The free event included awards and hot dogs for …

Middletown Area School District students take part in art show at library: PHOTO GALLERY

The 2018 Middletown Area School District Art Show was held Saturday, April 21, at the Middletown Public Library. Art teachers selected about 15 student artworks from each school to be on …
Lower Swatara Township

Lower Swatara Township closing in on hiring new manager; candidate has government experience

Lower Swatara Township might hire a new manager at the next meeting of its board of commissioners May 2. Board President Jon Wilt announced at a meeting last Wednesday that the board was in the …

Incorrect license plate leads to charges against two: Lower Swatara Police Roundup

An investigation of a dead license plate ended in charges being filed against two people who were stopped by police at 1:25 a.m. March 27 in the 100 block of Richardson Road. According to police, …
Cops & Courts

Suez says borough customer water use was $1.9 million below target

The 11.5 percent surcharge Suez has added to Middletown water and sewer bills is based on Suez claiming it is owed $1.9 million for water sales falling below a target for the three years. The …

Lawyers for Suez request borough suit over water surcharge be moved to federal court

Lawyers for Suez and Middletown Water Joint Venture LLC on April 23 filed court papers seeking to transfer the lawsuit filed by Middletown borough from Dauphin County Court to federal court. In …
Education

Mr. Middletown raises big bucks to fight cancer; Leach takes title, but three raised more than $3,000

Thunderous applause and cheers echoed in the Middletown Area High School auditorium Friday as senior Tré Leach knelt down and Zayla Gora placed a crown on his head, crowning him Mr. Middletown …

Davis, McDevitt of Middletown Area High School honored as students of the month

Two Middletown Area High School seniors recently were named Students of the Month. Aaron McDevitt is the son of Michele and Joe McDevitt. His school activities include football, baseball, band, …