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Former Consignment Gallery building sold in downtown Carlisle; antique mall could be moving in

The former Consignment Gallery building at the corner of North Hanover and West North streets in Carlisle has been sold, but what it will b… Read more

United Way volunteers help expand community garden's produce production in Mechanicsburg area

A Midstate community garden will be able to provide fresh produce to more people in need thanks to the help of several dozen local voluntee… Read more

Arizona star Deandre Ayton ready to make program history as first No. 1 pick

Most experts have the Phoenix Suns taking Ayton No. 1 overall in Thursday's draft. Read more

Carlisle High School Band members mourn the loss of accomplished band director

Clyde Barr thought Carlisle was a friendly community, a good place to start his career after graduation from West Chester State Teachers Co… Read more

'Friendship families' sought for Dickinson College students

Dickinson College routinely attracts international students. Read more

Champions for Better Health recognized for tackling tough issues in Carlisle area

“Hey dad, just like in church.” Read more

Only online: Photo galleries

Homes Recently Listed in the Carlisle Area

Find the newest listings on the real estate market in the Carlisle area. Read more

From Mickey to Minnie: 17 fictional characters with stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

Starting with Mickey Mouse in 1978, several fictional characters have been honored with stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. The most recen… Read more

Agony and ecstasy at World Cup: Vaunted Argentina falls to Croatia

Croatia stunned Argentina 3-0 at the World Cup in a humiliating loss for one of soccer's most storied nations. Lionel Messi and his teammat… Read more

Photos: Shooting on East Penn Street in Carlisle Thursday



Reverse mortgages: Too good to be true?

Important information residents of Cumberland County need to know before they decide.


Cumberland County residents find comfort, mobility, and savings with an American Standard Walk-In Tub

Call (888) 252-0208 to learn more about relieving pain, staying independent, and make bathing safer again. Save up to $1,500 on a Walk-In T…

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Crime and Courts

One person dead after shooting in Carlisle Thursday afternoon; police looking for red Chevy Equinox

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Crime and Courts

Police: Three inmates charged in fatal overdose at Cumberland County prison

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Three inmates at Cumberland County Prison have been charged in connection to the January overdose death of a fellow inmate inside the priso… Read more


Police seek 2 men in fatal shooting of Carlisle resident

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A Carlisle man was killed Thursday afternoon in a shooting on East Penn Street in the borough. Read more


Heather M. Mohr


Heather M. Mohr, 34, of Carlisle, passed away on Monday, June 18, 2018. She was born on July 21, 1983 in the Carlisle Hospital. Read more

Crime and Courts

Carlisle man charged with attempted homicide in hammer attack

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A Carlisle man was charged with attempted criminal homicide after attacking a man with a hammer, according to police. Read more

Crime and Courts

Police: Man charged after waving machete in Perry County

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A Millerstown man faces charges after police said he waved a machete while yelling at a person earlier this month. Read more

Crime and Courts

Police: 8-year-old girl raped while in foster care in Silver Spring Township

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A Silver Spring Township man has been arrested after police say he raped an 8-year-old girl who was in foster care. Read more


Tony C. Carson


Tony Curtis Carson, 62, of York and formerly of Carlisle, passed away on Thursday, June 14, 2018. He was born on March 20, 1956 in Gettysbu… Read more


Bradley R. Jumper


Bradley R. Jumper, 60, of Carlisle, died Friday, June 15, 2018. Read more


Loretta "Sis/Mema" A. Morrow


Loretta A. Morrow, 78, of Carlisle, passed away peacefully on Friday, June 15, 2018 in her home, while surrounded by her loving family. Read more