You may already live in Central Pennsylvania, or you are contemplating relocation, there is still one question to be answered! What does Central Pa. have to offer that enhances my quality of life?

Whether you are considering relocation or you are a current resident, the common factor is that you want connections to people, places, organizations, and resources. From the simplicity of finding a beauty salon or barbershop to the array of restaurants and houses of worship, our goal is to help you Make The Connection.

Make The Connection builds on the brand loyalty of The Urban Connection, Central Pa.’s leading publication for diversity, inclusion and multicultural news.

We will keep you connected via our bi-monthly print publication, online at, downloading our app, receiving bi-weekly e-Blast and liking The Urban Connection on Facebook. Once you Make The Connection, our goal is keeping you connected.

Make The Connection will highlight our curated collection of places to go and things to do. We will highlight places and organizations that represent a cultural snapshot of the diversity that embodies the region inclusive of Harrisburg, the Capital of Pennsylvania; the vibrant culture and panoramic richness of Lancaster; the creativity of York; and the fun and excitement of Hershey, The Sweetest Place On Earth!

The richness of the culture of the Central Pennsylvania area makes way for many special events in captivating venues such as The Hershey Theatre, The Appell Center for the Performing Arts, the Giant Center, and the Whitaker Center. If your preference is music festivals, then it’s Destination Dauphin County. Stimulating, passionate, and bold, there is always something amazing to do in the area!

With quick, easy access to Baltimore, Washington D.C., Philadelphia, and New York, the allure of the big city is only a short drive or train ride away!

We want you to experience Dauphin County and the region! Stayed connected and meet us at Live Events and locations throughout the year.

For more information call: 717-343-1509 or e-mail

Vera Cornish

Publisher, The Urban Connection