Tag: Harrisburg

Harrisburg official proposes to rename city because John Harris owned slaves; Sell naming rights to highest bidder

Could the naming rights of Harrisburg be sold as an asset to the highest bidder?
Although John Harris, Jr. did own slaves, it was his father’s freed slave, Hercules, who historically began the free African American community of Harrisburg.

BLM protesters blocked handicap senior from exiting Dockside Willies, said they will handle him later‬

‪West Shore, Harrisburg, PA – Black Lives Matter protesters gathered at Dockside Willies to protest with members of a Juneteenth celebration who claim they were […]