Taste: Greystone Public House

At the corner of Linglestown and Colonial roads in Harrisburg, Greystone Public House is already making it’s mark on the midstate culinary scene. On July 1, in what used to be the building that housed The Mount Hill Tavern, Greystone...

Taste: Capital Gastropub

On Harrisburg’s North 2nd Street, between South and Pine streets, the once sparkling, nightlife shine of that block (dim since the closing of Ceoltas Irish Pub and The Quarter) once again beacons bright to the city’s spirit-revelers and culinary...
By Cassie Miller Calling Harrisburg's former Hope Fire Station home, The Fire House Restaurant now serves Harrisburg in a different way. The building dates back to 1814, and as Chef Marty Stone points out, it offers a few spirited surprises...
In 1791, the newly formed U.S. federal government imposed a tax on all distilled spirits – whiskey being the most affected – in an effort to reduce war debt from the Revolutionary War. This tax did not sit well...
Words and Photography by Jadrian Klinger Just off of Hershey Park Drive in the Park Village Plaza, mere minutes from the numerous Hershey attractions and Penn State Hershey Medical Center, the latest Arooga’s location is poised to open this month....

The Hershey Pantry

By Jen Merrill; Photography by Jadrian Klinger Well, it’s official. Cindy Hess is taking over East Chocolate Avenue. Hess has owned the renowned Hershey Pantry since 1990. Then there’s Events, Etc., the catering company she opened in 2002 right across the...

Rise and Dine

By Jen Merrill; Photography by Jadrian Klinger Six Eggs-travagant Places to Brunch in the Midstate. Brunch has become one of the coolest meals of the week. Though it’s primarily served only on Sundays here in Central Pennsylvania, it gives you something to...
Words and Photography by Jadrian Klinger Grand Finale Meals of 5 Midstate Chefs Of all the tastes, of all the flavors, of all the breakfasts, lunches, dinners, snacks and desserts savored throughout a lifetime – what is the hands-down, all-time, without-question,...

Gilligan’s Bar & Grill

By Jen Merrill; Photograph by Jadrian Klinger Gilligan’s Bar & Grill often gets recognized – and lauded – as a sports bar. You know, pool tables, a large selection of beer, some televisions. And yes, you can find those things...
By Jen Merrill Herby’s El Mexicano’s Dedication to Traditional Mexican Cuisine You can trust that you’ll get a genuinely Mexican meal when you visit Herby’s El Mexicano, Maria Marroquin’s establishment tucked on the top of a hill in Bressler, Pa., just...