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Car lands on porch in Ephrata, driver facing DUI charges

EPHRATA BOROUGH, LANCASTER COUNTY, Pa - A car landed upside down, on a house porch early Saturday morning in Ephrata, Lancaster County. Police say they were dispatched to the 500 block of North State Street, just after 3:00 a.m. on Saturday. Police found a car that had flipped over onto its roof, an

FOX43.COM - 2017-11-18 18:56:19

SUV crashes into Wine and Spirits store in Lancaster County

EAST HEMPFIELD, LANCASTER COUNTY, Pa - Nobody is injured after an SUV crashes into a Wine and Spirits store in Lancaster County on Saturday afternoon. The crash happened just after 2:00 p.m. at the Wine and Spirits store in the 1700 block of Columbia Avenue. Employees of the store say an elderly wom

FOX43.COM - 2017-11-18 21:35:56

Congressman: Tax overhaul will create jobs, increase wages

LANCASTER, Pa. (WHTM) - U.S. Rep. Lloyd Smucker is optimistic the tax overhaul plan approved by the House will help everyone. Smucker, a Republican who represents a majority of Lancaster County, is one of 227 House members who voted yes to the plan. He said it provides relief for the middle class b

ABC27.COM - 2017-11-17 23:05:28

Active shooter drill held at Lancaster County hospital

After nearly a year of planning and collaboration, the South Central Task Force coordinated an active shooter exercise today at Wellspan Ephrata Hospital. According to Duane Hagelgans, PIO for South Central PA Task Force, this massive training and preparedness exercise involved dozens of Wellspan e

WGAL - 2017-11-18 18:55:00

On knitting for good, needling naysayers

Nothing feels comfier on a chilly, blustery day than a crocheted scarf and a knitted pair of cozy mittens. Many of us take for granted that those handmade items will always be there to keep us warm when the weather turns cold and bitter. (And some of us were able to rely on our mothers and grandmoth

LANCASTERONLINE - 2017-11-18 11:00:00

The Extraordinary Give raises $8.6 Million

LANCASTER, Pa. (WHTM) Lancaster County's largest day of giving raised $8.6 million in 24 hours. The Extraordinary Give started Friday at midnight. Throughout the day people in the community were encouraged to give to non-profits that support the community. There's only one word for this: extraordina

ABC27.COM - 2017-11-18 08:30:12

Extraordinary Give 2017 raises $8.6 million, smashing last year's fundraising record

The Extraordinary Give fund drive in Lancaster smashed its previous record for charitable giving, raising $8,636,084 in 24 hours from 51,619 total gifts. Last year, the Extraordinary Give raised $7,167,707 from 45,478 donations in 24 hours -- also a record. The annual event benefits over 400 nonpr

PENNLIVE.COM - 2017-11-18 13:56:39

Midstate communities weighing whether to allow new casinos

(Lindsay Lazarski/Keystone Crossroads) (Harrisburg) -- Municipalities across the state have until the end of this year to decide if they don't want to pursue a new mini-casino for their communities, and some in the midstate already have the wheels in motion to keep gambling out. Several communities

WITF.ORG - 2017-11-18 18:00:00

Mendocino County history: 1983 - Plowshares launched in Ukiah

Plowshares Peace and Justice Center's first free meal in Ukiah was served on Nov. 15, 1983 at the organization's original location, a rented building at 303 N. Main St. The following story, which was written by Fae Woodward, was published on Page 1 of the following day's edition. Wednesday, Nov. 16

UKIAH DAILY JOURNAL - 2017-11-18 08:00:00

Ukiah High students flocking to club devoted to milk, cereal and cookies

Parents with teenagers know how fast they can empty a box of cereal. But it's not until the teenagers have to buy the cereal for themselves that they really understand. "We had to institute rationing early on," said Ukiah High senior Jackson Judd, enjoying a bowl of Lucky Charms in a classroom packe

UKIAH DAILY JOURNAL - 2017-11-18 08:00:00

Ukiah Daily Journal fundraiser for Mendocino County Disaster Fund in its final days

So far, $2,195 has been raised through community donations to our Ukiah Daily Journal fundraiser in support of the Community Foundation's Disaster Fund for Mendocino County, all of which has been delivered to the Community Foundation. We offer our thanks to everyone who has contributed. The fundrais

UKIAH DAILY JOURNAL - 2017-11-18 08:00:00

Roadwork begins in earnest near site of Ukiah Costco

Roadwork in and around the site of a Costco warehouse in Ukiah has begun in earnest, though full road closures are not expected until next spring. Chris Pugh-Ukiah Daily Journal By Justine Frederiksen, Ukiah Daily Journal Work on the roads and intersections that will lead future Costco shoppers t

UKIAH DAILY JOURNAL - 2017-11-17 08:00:00

Tule elk history and conservation; fundraiser Nov. 18 in Ukiah

Tule elk are named after hard-stemmed bulrush or tules seen on the edges of lakes and ponds, some of their favorite habitat. Tule elk are the brown, big-antlered deer you often see along Highway 20 in the hills between Willams, Cache Creek and Potter Valley. Tule elk, although small by elk standard

UKIAH DAILY JOURNAL - 2017-11-17 08:00:00

Ukiah man arrested for DUI in Highway 20 crash

A Ukiah man driving one of the trucks involved in a three-vehicle collision on Highway 20 earlier this month was arrested for allegedly driving drunk at the time of the crash, the California Highway Patrol confirmed this week. According to a CHP spokesman, Andrew J. Armstrong, 62, of Ukiah was drivi


Ukiah Senior Center to host annual Thanksgiving Day event

The Ukiah Senior Center will be celebrating Thanksgiving Day on Nov. 23 with its annual community event hosting a noon meal for 200 seniors and their families. Through the generous support of local organizations, the center is able to keep this holiday meal affordable for local seniors and their gue


Holiday Trolley ready for 2017 holiday season in Ukiah

As the holiday season kicks off next week at Thanksgiving, lots of local traditions get under way as well. That includes the Holiday Trolley, which this year celebrates 20 years of moving shoppers around the city of the Ukiah. The Holiday Trolley is a service of the Mendocino Transit Authority and i



MEADOWCREST ARTS AND CRAFT MARKET Saturday, November 18th 9:00 A.M - 4:00 P.M. Greene County High School in Greensboro. For more information, contact Sherley Selman at 706-486-4128, or go to the website at: http://www.meadowcrestartsandcraftmarket.com/4.html MEADOWCREST ARTS AND CRAFT MARKET Saturda


Win One of 25 Atlanta Themed Holiday Gifts

Get into the holiday spirit by entering to win one of 25 holiday gifts for Atlanta area attractions and getaways. It's the most wonderful time of the year! To keep things merry and bright, local family travel blog 365 Atlanta Family is giving away 25 gifts in 25 days. Enter to win an Atlantic Statio


Morgan County Sheriff's Office

On Nov. 11, an information report was filed at the Morgan County Public Safety Center. According to reports, a state employee who works on Interstate 20 brought a mid-size hunting dog to the center. The man said he had located the dog on the interstate. Reports state that the dog had a shock collar


Fulton County runoff early voting starts Nov. 27

Fulton County will open 18 early voting sites for eligible residents to cast their ballots in the Dec. 5 municipal general and special runoff elections. The 18 locations will be open Nov. 27 through Dec. 1 from 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. "Due to the holidays, we can only offer one week of early voting for