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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Overnight system maintenance may result in minor discolored water in Lower Paxton, Swatara TownshipsDauphin County: Lower Paxton Township, primarily the Colonial Road corridor so
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 16 hours ago
Dauphin County: Lower Paxton Township, primarily the Colonial Road corridor south of Linglestown Road to the vicinity of Jonestown Road. Swatara Township, primarily the Derry Street corridor, from Interstate 83 west to 29th Street, and portions... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Henry Groatmay be made to the American Heart Association, 610 Community Way, Lancaster, PA
Bureau County Republican / Posted 20 hours ago
may be made to the American Heart Association, 610 Community Way, Lancaster, PA 17603, or to the Arthritis Foundation, 4811 Jonestown Road #230, Harrisburg, PA 17109. Arrangements are by the Etzweiler Funeral Homes and Cremation Service, 1111 E.... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
SUEZ customers in Lower Paxton and Swatara Townships could have discolored water tonightthe company announced Tuesday. Customers in the Colonial Road corridor south o
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted yesterday
the company announced Tuesday. Customers in the Colonial Road corridor south of Linglestown Road to the vicinity of Jonestown Road in Lower Paxton Township, and in the Derry Street corridor from Interstate 83 to 29th Street in Swatara... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
So, just what happened at Camp John Waters?Waters said, invoking a line from Truman Capote. 10) When it was over, Waters
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
Waters said, invoking a line from Truman Capote. 10) When it was over, Waters thought it all went swimmingly. “It’s like Jonestown,” he said, “but with a happy ending.” Registration for Camp John Waters 2018, set for Sept. 14-16, opens at noon... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
GANNETT Syndication ServiceInternational Airport less than 2 hours before President Donald Trump was sched
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
International Airport less than 2 hours before President Donald Trump was scheduled to address a private event of 1,000. Jonestown man found unconscious in his vehicle fled police after being woken up around midnight Sept. 13. Burn season... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Rise and Fall of Nnamdi KanuThe Guyana Tragedy? On November 18, 1978, more than 900 followers of the Rev. J
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
The Guyana Tragedy? On November 18, 1978, more than 900 followers of the Rev. Jim Jones participated in a mass suicide in Jonestown, Guyana, ordered by Jim Jones. Only a few members came out alive to tell the horrific tales of abuses that went on... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
'People's Temple' explores the mystery of mass suicide led by Rev. Jim JonesIt is nearly impossible to conceive what caused more than 900 people to commit
Detroit Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
It is nearly impossible to conceive what caused more than 900 people to commit mass suicide in Jonestown, Guyana, in 1978 under the direction of the Rev. Jim Jones. “The People’s Temple,” playing at Ferndale’s Puzzle Piece Theatre, attempts to... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Lower Paxton Township police investigating hit-and-run incident where pedestrian was strucksouthbound motorist, who did not stop. The vehicle was described as a light-col
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 9 days ago
southbound motorist, who did not stop. The vehicle was described as a light-colored sedan. It was last seen turning west on Jonestown Road. The pedestrian was treated for non-life threatening injuries at a local hospital, police say. Anyone with... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
GANNETT Syndication ServiceSubscribe for updates to all the content available in this feed, or click throu
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
Subscribe for updates to all the content available in this feed, or click through here to see the original article.Ebenezer Jonestown Bank robber found guilty on all counts2017-10-06 17:58 UTC by danielwalmer@ldnews.com Leedom gave the teller a... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Documentary fest gets 'genre pioneer'Database. And while his films, like The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolu
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
Database. And while his films, like The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution, Freedom Riders, Freedom Summer and Jonestown: The Life and Death of the Peoples Temple have played at the Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival, he has never... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Here’s when your city, town or township is having its Trick-or-Treat nightOct. 26 Swatara Township: Oct. 26 Wiconisco Township: Oct. 26 All cities and
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 13 days ago
Oct. 26 Swatara Township: Oct. 26 Wiconisco Township: Oct. 26 All cities and townships: Oct. 31 Annville: Oct. 31 Jonestown: Oct. 31 Palmyra: Oct. 31 North Londonderry Township: Oct. 31 South Londonderry Township: Oct. 31 Carroll... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Accused murderer caught nearly 2 months following jailbreaka breakout from a Mississippi Delta jail. Horn Lake police and other law enfor
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 13 days ago
a breakout from a Mississippi Delta jail. Horn Lake police and other law enforcement agencies caught Marquis Stevenson of Jonestown hiding in a shed Tuesday behind a house. Stevenson and three others escaped from the Coahoma County jail on Aug.... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Police seeking suspects in connection to a car wash burglary in Lebanon CountyOctober 2 between 1:20 and 1:40 a.m., the Speedway Mart car was was burglarized
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 15 days ago
October 2 between 1:20 and 1:40 a.m., the Speedway Mart car was was burglarized. The suspect(s) broke into the car wash building and stole money from the change machine. Anyone with information related to the crime should contact PSP Jo... Read more
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The Hill
Democrat who survived Jonestown shooting: Honor victims with action on gun violenceRep. Jackie Speier (D-Calif.), who survived being shot five times during the Jo
The Hill / Posted 15 days ago
Rep. Jackie Speier (D-Calif.), who survived being shot five times during the Jonestown massacre in 1978, is calling for Congress to honor victims in the Las Vegas mass shooting by taking action on gun violence. “No more moments of silence — the best... Read more
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Mashable
MashReads Podcast: 'New People' is a sharp novel about race, disguised as a suspense thrillera biracial couple living in Brooklyn in the '90s. They seem to have the perfect
Mashable / Posted 20 days ago
a biracial couple living in Brooklyn in the '90s. They seem to have the perfect life: Maria is a scholar researching Jonestown, Khalil is about to launch a new internet venture, and they're planning a wedding together. However, when Maria... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Portion of Jonestown Road in Winston-Salem closed after gas line cutWINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — A portion of Jonestown Road will be closed all evening Tu
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 21 days ago
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — A portion of Jonestown Road will be closed all evening Tuesday, according to a tweet by the Winston-Salem Fire Department. Jonestown Road was closed from Stratford Road to Lockwood Drive after a natural gas line was... Read more
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Mumbrella
Vice launches guide to cults and fringe religionsWA desert, Islamic black magic in Melbourne, photos from Victoria’s “The Family
Mumbrella / Posted 22 days ago
WA desert, Islamic black magic in Melbourne, photos from Victoria’s “The Family,” and the guy in Queensland who says he’s Jesus. Vice will also look at the psychology of indoctrination, and speak to survivors of the Jonestown tragedy. Source:... Read more
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The State News
As the tables turn: Flat, Black & Circular celebrates 40 years in East Lansingmove to the Avenue Café, located on 2021 E. Michigan Ave, for a live performanc
The State News / Posted 26 days ago
move to the Avenue Café, located on 2021 E. Michigan Ave, for a live performance from two bands: Atomic Boogaloo and the Jonestown Crows, two local acts. By their own admissions, Bernath and Howard said that Atomic Boogaloo is “jazzy” and the... Read more
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New Haven Independent
How Rick Omonte Is Bringing Niger To New Havenabout 400 shows at Cafe Nine, BAR, and elsewhere, among them a who’s who of ind
New Haven Independent / Posted 26 days ago
about 400 shows at Cafe Nine, BAR, and elsewhere, among them a who’s who of indie rock from Animal Collective and the Brian Jonestown Massacre, to Wolf Eyes and the Hold Steady. He loved the music and the groups he worked with. But working as a... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Lower Paxton Township police investigating act of vandalism at churchLOWER PAXTON TOWNSHIP — Police are investigating a case of vandalism that damag
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 26 days ago
LOWER PAXTON TOWNSHIP — Police are investigating a case of vandalism that damaged a church on the 6000 block of Jonestown Road. Police say they discovered four similar spray-painted markings or “tags” at various locations on the south side of the... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Prescription drug drop boxes installed at PSP stationsThey are the Hamburg station in Tilden Township, Berks County; the Schuylkill H
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 28 days ago
They are the Hamburg station in Tilden Township, Berks County; the Schuylkill Haven station in Schuylkill County; and the Jonestown station in Lebanon County. The new boxes are also available at the Belfast, Bethlehem, Lancaster, Lehighton, and... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
GANNETT Syndication ServiceDay, and here are some fun facts about our national love of the burger and all
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 28 days ago
Day, and here are some fun facts about our national love of the burger and all it's toppings. Vehicles belonging to two Jonestown residents were entered and had money and car stereo equipment stolen from them Sept. 17. Monroe County prosecutors... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Lower Paxton Police seek help in identifying Dauphin County theft suspectCity Mall in Dauphin County. It happened on Tuesday, September 5th at the Bosc
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted a month ago
City Mall in Dauphin County. It happened on Tuesday, September 5th at the Boscov’s department store on the 4600 block of Jonestown Road in Lower Paxton Township. Authorities say the man pictured above attempted to steal Jimmy Choo’s “Illicit”... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
City man charged in three carjackings, stabbing of 76-old victimthe stabbing of the 76-year-old man during a carjacking Friday in a rear parkin
Baltimore Sun / Posted a month ago
the stabbing of the 76-year-old man during a carjacking Friday in a rear parking lot of the 1000 block of E. Lombard St. in Jonestown, just east of downtown and north of Little Italy. Just before his arrest, Crenshaw was driving a blue 2008 Hyundai... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Quirky Facts That Helped Put Divine Lorraine on the Mapof cyanide, sedatives and a powered fruit juice. Armed guards surrounded the ev
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 1 months ago
of cyanide, sedatives and a powered fruit juice. Armed guards surrounded the event ensuring the suicides took place. The event in Jonestown, Guyana, became the largest mass suicide in modern history. Published 35 minutes ago | Updated 21 minutes... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
GANNETT Syndication Servicethe best NCAA hockey programs are now making York their home. Three firearms w
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 1 months ago
the best NCAA hockey programs are now making York their home. Three firearms were stolen from a home in the 100 block of Jonestown between May and September, state police said Wednesday. Two Lebanon County residents have been charged with... Read more

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