Pizza Paradise

WORDS AND PHOTOGRAPHY BY CASSIE MILLER <p><b>Bacco Pizzeria and Wine Bar</b><br /> Traditional, Sicilian-style pizza fresh out of the oven, Bacco's pizza creations are a perfect pair for their exuberant happy hour every weekday from 5 to 7 p.m. and Saturdays...

Urban Living, Part 1

Architectural Pop WORDS BY M. DIANE MCCORMICK, PHOTOGRAPHY BY HALEY HARNED The Property: 1500 Condominium, at 1500 N. 6th Street. Built new by The Vartan Group in 2012, the property features 43 units – studios, apartments and lofts. Occupancy is almost...

Urban Living, Part 2

Lofty Intentions WORDS BY M. DIANE MCCORMICK, PHOTOGRAPHY BY HALEY HARNED The Property: Throughout Harrisburg are former storefronts, their glass-fronted facades recalling the heyday of mom-and-pop shops. Along a downtown alley, WCI Partners has converted three storefronts into loft apartments, part...
<p>It&rsquo;s one of the most popular &ldquo;entitlement&rdquo; programs in the United States, a guaranteed, pay-for-services, social-insurance system that benefits 16 percent of the population.&nbsp; Now more than a half-century old, Medicare was founded with the purpose of providing health...

Be Well: Exercise Safety

BY BENTZ TOZER, JR., B.S., CPT When people think of exercising safely, most likely they think of using proper form or being careful not to do too much too quickly. Certainly, these are examples of exercise safety, but there are...

Press Box: Waiting Game

Waiting Game is a Minor Inconvenience BY ANDREW LINKER, PHOTO BY PAUL VASILIADES In the promotion-oriented world that is minor-league baseball, franchises will do anything to attract fans. They print up schedules months ahead of time to advertise their giveaways. The...
Class of 2017 WORDS BY ANGELIQUE H. CAFFREY, PHOTOGRAPHY BY KELLY ANN SHULER <p>Central Pennsylvania has much to be thankful for, including a community of people dedicated&nbsp;to bettering all of the neighborhoods that dot the region. We don&rsquo;t always have the...

Taste: Thea

Thea This past December, mother and daughter restaurateurs AnnMarie and Sophia Nelms (the culinary team who created the popular West-Shore spots Sophia’s on Market and Sophia’s at Walden) opened their newest venture located at Arcona Crossroads, a recent Charter Homes...

Salsa Dancing

The instructor bubbled with enthusiasm. “Are you guys ready?” “Ready!” I yelled. “OK, like three people are ready,” he said with faux despondency. The group’s second try was stronger. The music started, and we put our new dance steps to music. Adventure...
The Millworks Painter Demonstrates Equal Facility with Oil and Watercolor BY SCOTT CAMPBELL It is a long way, in both miles and time, from Harrisburg to Japan. However, the universal appeal of art has always transcended such natural barriers. Yachiyo Beck...