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Parkesburg Commercial Property Of The Week

When the old Acme building at 418 West First Avenue went up for sale last week for $280,000, I went scurrying to Parkesburg historian Gerry Treadway for a run down of the building’s history. Here’s what


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Parkesburg Schoolhouse Chimneys Go Down

The two chimneys atop the 113 year-old Parkesburg Schoolhouse apartments on Strasburg Avenue are coming down. In July, the Housing Development Corporartion of Lancaster wrote a letter to Borough Council saying the chimneys, constructed in 1899


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7.1.2013 103 West First Avenue by Ken Knickerbocker


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> New commercial development is happening at the Parkesburg Bank Building at 224 Main Street. Anyone know what’s coming?  I heard rumors of a real estate office.  If its true it will be a Parkesburg first.


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>Great story in the DLN regarding the effort led by State Rep Tom Houghton (D 13th) and OASD Superintendent Dr. Tom Newcome to slow the increase of property taxes by bringing industrial development to the Octorara


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By David Jones, VP of Borough Council Several years ago the Council of the Borough of Parkesburg realized they would soon be in need of a new home for the Police and the administrative operations of


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>This past Thursday (7/19) I had lunch with the owners of the Acme Plaza on 1st Avenue. Knowing I was going to be in North Jersey for a business meeting, I called ahead to see if


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