Midtown May Market

Friends of Midtown’s third annual Midtown May Market brings together a community yard sale and fundraiser waffle brunch on May 16 from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. The yard sale is a partnership with other community organizations–Midtown Square Action Council, Olde Uptown Neighborhood Association, Market Place Town Homes HOA, and New Fox Ridge HOA–and will […]

Jeremiah Chamberlin Q&A

What is your current employment? Do you own your residence or other property in the City? Yes; I have a small apartment building downtown near the Firehouse Restaurant Have you ever been delinquent in paying your real estate taxes at the City, school district, or county level? No Have you ever been charged with a […]

Cornelius Johnson Q&A

What is your current employment? Health Officer/Department Head for Susquehanna Township Do you own your residence or other property in the City? No, I do not own property in the City of Harrisburg, yet but I’m currently house shopping and looking to buy soon. Have you ever been delinquent in paying your real estate taxes […]

Pat Stringer Q&A

What is your current employment? RETIRED Do you own your residence or other property in the City?Own my residence only Have you ever been delinquent in paying your real estate taxes at the City, school district, or county level? NO Have you ever been charged with a crime, including summary offenses (other than a speeding […]

City Council Candidate Biographies

Whether you’re attending our April 16 City Council Candidates Night or not, it’s important to know who’s running for City Council. We’ve compiled a short biography about each candidate: Jeff Baltimore, a third generation Harrisburg resident and graduate of Shippensburg University, has held several prominent business, planning, and economic development positions in Harrisburg, York, and with the […]

Seeking Midtown Movie Night Sponsors

This summer, Friends of Midtown is bringing to the Midtown Cinema a series of free outdoor films the whole family can enjoy. From June through August, neighbors may view a mix of such classics and family-friendly films as Raiders of the Lost Ark, Batman, Plan 9 from Outer Space, Labyrinth, The Princess Bride, and Ferris […]

Midtown Person of 2014

Congratulations to Adam Porter for earning the Midtown Person of 2014 Award for his work with st@artup and the Midtown Cinema. We thank all who nominated a supremely qualified slate of individuals: Shaashawn Dial-Snowden, Stuart Landon, Doug Neidich, Liz Laribee, and Ashlee Dugan. These six individuals work hard to improve Midtown and we’re grateful for […]

Winter 2015 Newsletter

We finally finished delivering our Winter 2015 Newsletter last weekend. If you like you know what we’re doing three months out, here’s a copy in case we missed your home or you don’t live in Midtown.