Food Distribution Set For Federal Workers Who Aren't Being Paid During Government Shutdown

The Central Pennsylvania Food Bank will begin holding special food distributions this week to help federal employees living without paychecks as a result of the partial federal government shutdown. The organization, which serves 27 counties including Columbia and Montour Counties, will distribute food to federal workers today, tomorrow, and Thursday from 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at its locations in Harrisburg and Williamsport. Workers will need to bring their federal ID. More information is available by calling 717-547-6336 or online at