The ‘Burg

Welcome to the heart and soul of Just Outside The Loop – Harrisburg’s Hometown Website! We want to be your main online resource for important events, interesting tidbits, and new initiatives in our community – simply click on the “Harrisburg Happenings” tab to learn more.

Our hometown’s newsmakers – community leaders, pioneering entrepreneurs, outstanding achievers, and tireless volunteers – will be featured under the “In The News” tab. Important initiatives, pending development applications, and new construction will also be listed here.

Our weekly column, “The 49 Grapevine,” will serve as a community sandwich board – and y’all are in charge of the chalk! Simply scroll down, or click on “The 49 Grapevine” tab, to learn more.


‘Mr. Ray’ Is On Road To Recovery

Ray Kellis suffered a stroke the day before he was to retire from his part-time position at Lowes Foods in Harrisburg. He’s now recovering and looking forward to his overdue retirement party — and cake. Click here:

They Have Lots On Tap

Percent Tap House is thriving in Town Center

The four co-owners of Harrisburg’s first brewery are pursuing a shared dream by brewing – and pouring – draft beer. Lots and lots of it. Click here to learn more about these entrepreneurs:

Town Approves Park Upgrades, New Subdivision

It was a busy week for Harrisburg, as the Town Council authorized $10 million in renovations at Harrisburg Park, and signed off on a new 157-lot subdivision. Click here to learn more:

The 49 Grapevine

Welcome To The Neighborhood!

(Now Get Busy Using Us!)

As suggested by the above subhead, you will be the lifeblood of our weekly column. Please take advantage of this space to spread the word about important events, share accomplishments, or simply wish someone a happy birthday! Click here to read our inaugural installment: