Sports and Outdoors

Olympic dreams: 12-year-old downhill ski racer goes big on local slopes

"I couldn’t be the skier I am without [my coaches'] support and encouragement." Read More →

Olympic dreams: Hershey Jr. Bears player aims for the National Women’s Hockey League

Gabby plays for the Hershey Jr. Bears Pee Wee A, Capital City Vipers Girls and Lower Dauphin Middle School. Read More →

Olympic dreams: Lower Dauphin sophomore takes on luge at Lake Placid

"It’s something so unique that you don’t get to try every day." Read More →

Polar playgrounds for winter fun in Central PA

There’s plenty of frozen fun in our region! Read More →

Celebrate National Skating Month with skating events at local rinks

Get ready for the winter games with these family-fun events at local rinks! Read More →

2017 Summer Camps Guide

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Public Starwatch at York County Astronomical Society

Expand your mind by taking in the expanse of the universe! Read More →

For sports longevity, variety is better than mastery

Kids who who specialize in one sport are more likely not to be playing any sports at all by the time they’re 16 than their peers who dabble in multiple sports. Read More →

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