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...

Room to Grow

Room to Grow Words by M. Diane McCormick, Photography by Haley Harned Sitting in her dining room, Becky says she had heard of HGTV’s Love It or List It but didn’t realize she was living it until after she and her...

Keeping Out the Cold

by Rebecca Hanlon Habitat for Humanity of the Greater Harrisburg Area If you stood next to the windows in George Wormley’s Harrisburg home, you used to be able to feel the breeze creep through the cracks. While unseasonably warm temperatures in...
by: Bob Carey A Really Short History of the Snowman Well, all right; snowmen and snowwomen have been around for much longer than the memories of anyone alive today. In fact, you’d need to have a Methuselahan memory to even approach...