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Middletown Borough

End is in sight for Olmsted Rec Board; Lower Swatara, Middletown and MASD set to create MARA

Lower Swatara Township is a step closer to becoming a participating member of the Middletown Area Recreation Alliance. On June 6, Lower Swatara Township commissioners gave a go-ahead to township …

Police: Don’t take posts with names from Kids Kastle

Middletown police have posted signs warning people not to try and remove fence posts from the closed Kids Kastle playground in Hoffer Park. Kids Kastle opened in 1993 after the playground was …
Lower Swatara Township

Society aims to preserve Lower Swatara history; 5 residents get together to form new organization

Lower Swatara now officially has a society to preserve historic buildings and land in the township. “We decided that there was a need for Lower Swatara to embrace our history, learn more …

Evangelical United Methodist Church gets AED from Peyton Walker Foundation

Cops & Courts

Middletown police say woman was beaten with tennis racket

Middletown police charged a borough woman with simple assault after she allegedly repeatedly hit another woman in the face with a tennis racket during an incident in the 200 block of Ann Street on …

Pair charged with child abuse; guns stolen: Police and Courts Roundup

Middletown police have charged two borough residents with child abuse, following an investigation into alleged abuse committed against a 13-year-old boy and an 11-year-old girl. Alexander Norman, …
Education

Family celebrates graduation — times two — from MASD schools

On June 6, Kerri Doyle Meyer saw two of her children graduate from Middletown Area School District. One just happens to be 12 years older than the other. During the day, her youngest child, …

Middletown Area High School announces honor rolls for fourth quarter

Middletown Area High School recently announced its distinguished honor roll and honor roll for the fourth period. Distinguished Honor Roll requires all “A’s” or perfect marks. For …