Higashi’s Jewelry Design Competition Call For Entries

Higashi Jewelry and Eyewear is holding their First Annual Higashi Jewelry Design Competition. The company searches the world over for new jewelry designers to introduce to their fashion forward customers right here in Central Pennsylvania. But in this competition, Higashi is searching for only local up-and-coming jewelry designers to feature in their store, located in the West Shore Farmer’s Market. 

Up to five finalists will be selected from the competition to be profiled on Higashi’s website, and their collections will be displayed in the store as well. Higashi is searching for designers who feel that they are ready to take the next step in launching their jewelry business; however they may not have their work currently for sale at retail or online outlets or at professional jewelry shows.


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Ed Rendell Visits Midtown Scholar

Midtown Scholar Bookstore, Harrisburg

Former Pennsylvania Governor Ed Rendell visited the Midtown Scholar Bookstore in Harrisburg on Tuesday, June 12.  Rendell promoted his new book, Nation of Wusses, and spoke to the audience about demanding “good, effective, right-sized government.”

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News Clues – September 14, 2000

Newsworthy Events in the Capital Region – September, 14 2000 111 Children’s Books Stolen from York Library:What would motivate someone to steal children’s books? Well, it seems that, while there is no answer to this question, that’s exactly what someone did. During the first week of August an unknown person robbed York County’s Martin Memorial […]

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