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Middletown Borough

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 …

Borough sues Suez over 11.5 percent hike, wants injunction to stop water and sewer bill increase

As assured to residents by borough council, Middletown has gone to Dauphin County Court to try and stop Suez from imposing an 11.5 percent surcharge on water and sewer bills. On Monday, lawyers …
Lower Swatara Township

Lower Swatara Township should get UPS hub plan this summer

Lower Swatara Township will receive a land development plan for a 935,000-square foot UPS regional distribution hub this summer. During a board of commissioners meeting April 4, township engineer …

Veterans’ forum and breakfast scheduled for May 10 in Hummelstown

There will be a free forum and breakfast for veterans from 8 to 10 a.m. Thursday, May 10, at Hummelstown Fire Company, 249 E. Main St., Hummelstown. The forum will include information on federal, …
Cops & Courts

Authorities say woman made up story that led to man being jailed 13 days: Police and Courts Roundup

Middletown police have charged a borough woman with false reports after she allegedly admitted making up a story that she had been assaulted by a man, who as a result ended up spending 13 days in …

Middletown woman pleads no contest in death of her baby, will be sentenced in June to misdemeanors

A Middletown woman has pleaded no contest to charges that she was responsible for the death of her infant son at their residence in the borough Dec. 30, 2016. Arissa Katelyn Ward, 24, pleaded no …
Education

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, …

Middletown Area High School releases honor roll for third period

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