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Join the Madness: Carlisle Eateries Face Off in Local Bracket

Join the Madness: Carlisle Eateries Face Off in Local Bracket

Periscope Staff March 17, 2023

March Madness is all about competition and passionate fans, and only thing people are more passionate about than basketball is food.  To celebrate March Madness, the Periscope staff compiled a list of...

SWEET SIX: Six of the doughnuts from Periscopes order some include Strawberry shortcake, Chocolate covered Cherry, French Toast, and Cinnamon Bun. Crazy Glazed offers 28 different flavors of warm pillowy doughnuts and are definitely worth the try!

“Glazed” and Amazed: new doughnut shop a delicious addition to downtown Carlisle (Review)

Jarrett Wilson, Editor-in-chief May 16, 2022

Downtown Carlisle received a delicious addition to its small businesses featured throughout its streets. With new shops coming every year, we have received everything from thrift stores and soap shops...

LIFE AT THE BEACH: The inside of Playa Bowls is decorated to resemble aspects of a tropical beach paradise, playa literally means beach in Spanish. The old Wardeckers location was renovated to fit the new restaurants style.

Fresh fruit: Carlisle welcomes Playa Bowls to town

Hannah Stoner, Editor-in-Chief October 5, 2021

Playa Bowls is a chain restaurant that has become increasingly popular in recent years. It all started on the Jersey Shore with Robert Giuliani and Abby Taylor, two local surfers that wanted to create...

Red Robin Garlic Herbed Fries

Got fries? Local twists on the American classic

Treston Johnson, Releigh Norrell, A&E Writers March 20, 2018

As students in a generation which values diversity, we find it important to bring attention to things we find creative and unique. For three weeks, Treston and Releigh embarked on a journey to discover...

The mocha latte was sweet  and the baristas use the milk foam to create a pretty design that unfortunately dissolves too soon

A new brew in town: Denim Coffee (Review)

Chaela Williams, A&E writer/editor February 10, 2017

Denim Coffee is a newly opened retail coffee shop located in downtown Carlisle (1 S Hanover St). Denim is a typical hipster/millennial vibe with having plenty of open space and a simplistic...

Sakura is located on 1075 Harrisburg Pike

Sakura is on a Roll: A Sushi Roll (Review)

Chaela Williams, A&E writer/editor May 17, 2016

  Sakura is a new Japanese restaurant, one of a chain, that has recently opened in Carlisle (1075 Harrisburg Pike). Sakura has a large selection of different types of Japanese food to chose...

My personal favorite, the bambino which is your own personal pizza.

Looking for a new hangout? Go to Vito’s (Review)

Chaela Williams, A&E writer/editor February 14, 2016

  Vito’s Italian Eatery is the perfect place to go out and eat with friends and family. Located in downtown Carlisle (49 W. High Street), the Italian restaurant has a large selection of different...

Check out Helenas Chocolate Café and all of our Places Youll LUV

Places You Will ‘LUV’

March 16, 2015

In our Winter issue of the Periscope newsmagazine, we have a collage of some of our favorite places in Carlisle.  For more information on each location, check out below! Helena’s Chocolate Café...

Check out Carlisles new restaurant, Not Joes Southwest Grille

Not Joe’s is the place to go (Review)

Chenta Shirley, News writer February 27, 2015

Not Joe’s is a Southwestern Style Grille that first opened in November 15, 2014. Not Joe’s is a local family-owned/run business that is operated by Heather and Christopher Farrisi. The father/daughter...

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