80 Pound Strawberry Collapses in Pennsylvania
by Deirdre Blake
posted Dec 30 2013 6:16AM
Everyone knows New York City has that huge, lighted crystal ball to mark the end of a new year and the start of a new one. Harrisburg,
Pennsylvania has a more than two decade old tradition of dropping an illuminated 80-pound strawberry, but this year it's in a jam. The berry fell three stories and smashed during a practice run on Friday and now the hotel is trying to put together another in time for New Year's Eve.