Last Updated on Friday, 03 January 2014 09:11
A community carol sing-along will be held at 4 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 8 at historic Sant Peter’s Kierch, North Union and High streets Middletown.
Among the carols that will be sung by candlelight: “Joy to the World,’’ “We Three Kings’’ and “Silent Night.’’
Hot chocolate and cookies will be served afterward.
The Kierch, built in 1767, is on the National Register of Historic Structures. It is the oldest standing Lutheran church in Dauphin County.
If you go, you should dress warmly, for the Kierch has no heat.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 03 December 2013 16:47
Written by Noelle Barrett
Standing on the track around the football field on Steelton’s Cottage Hill, Alison Mohn embraces a family friend, Mitchell, rubbing his head. “That’s how Ryan’s hair felt,” Alison says, a pang of pain in her voice.
It’s been almost 10 years since her son, Ryan Lee Mohn, the star quarterback on Steelton-Highspire’s football team, died from injuries he sustained in a car accident, but as the months and years pass, the reminders never fade away.
Some friends and family close to him have inked their remembrances on themselves – tattoos of his jersey numbers, angel wings and crosses. And a number of strangers have a reminder, too, a piece of Ryan that they literally carry with them.
Last Updated on Friday, 28 March 2014 17:38
Written by Jim Lewis
Car restorers see Kuppy’s Cruise-in as a chance to show off their prized vehicles. Cindy Brett saw it as a chance to give back to society what doctors gave to her – health.
She drove her tiny black Mercedes-Benz Smart Passion Cabriolet – a year old, a baby compared to the vintage muscle cars, coupes and motorcycles that lined Middletown’s streets during the Cruise-in on Thursday, May 30 – to a spot along the curb on South Union, and parked.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 04 June 2013 16:43
Middletown Borough Council is planning a series of three ward meetings and a town hall meeting in March to “allow residents to hear updates about issues facing the borough from the professional experts advising council,’’ according to a borough media advisory.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 05 March 2013 17:50