More stories by Karissa Shatzer

CV grad defies the odds

Cumberland Valley graduation is Saturday, June 5 at the Giant Center. For most seniors, it is the next step toward adulthood. For one senior…

Harrisburg sinkhole solution setback?

Mayor Eric Papenfuse said he was told grant money was available to fix sinkholes, so the city applied for grant money. Dauphin County offici…

Pacemakers more advanced than ever before

According to doctors at Good Samaritan Health System, every year, up to half a million Americans have to get a pacemaker. Medical experts sa…

Bald eagle’s comeback continues to soar

The Pennsylvania Game Commission recently removed the bald eagle from the state’s endangered and threatened species lists. Despite the progr…

Snow Shoveling Risks

Many of us have shoveled snow this season, and with several more weeks of winter ahead, doctors are sending out a warning about serious shov…

Coping With Grief During the Holidays

It is the time of year when everyone is supposed to be in a merry mood. But for those who are missing loved ones, this is far from the most …

How to pack a healthy school lunch

Before you pack your kid’s lunch, here is some food for thought – literally. “We know that nutrition status is directly linked to academic p…