from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A city of southwest Pennsylvania east of Pittsburgh. A devastating flood on May 31, 1889, killed more than 2,000 people and destroyed much of the town. Population: 22,300.


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  • Area Round up JOHNSTOWN -- Brad Couts went over the 1,000-yard mark for the season for Johnstown on Friday night, leading a rushing charge which buried East Knox, 56-21.

    Mount Vernon News

  • JOHNSTOWN - The 2009 Film Festival came to a close on Saturday night at the Heritage Discovery Center in Johnstown.

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  • Search local dealer inventory and private seller listings JOHNSTOWN -- In a sign of what officials hope will be good things to come, the Johnstown and Loveland councils met to discuss potential future projects between the two communities.

    Greeley Tribune - Top Stories

  • JOHNSTOWN / MILLIKEN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE, Lead's Group, 8 a.m. at 3J's Coffeehouse, 21 N. Parish Ave., in Johnstown.

    Greeley Tribune - Top Stories

  • Of course the reason EAS subsidizes service in Johnstown is called Murtha, and EAS subsidy of Altoona service is called Shuster.

    Matthew Yglesias » Runway Pricing

  • I grew up in Johnstown (median family income in the central New York town: about $40,000).

    The Biggest Race You Haven't Heard Of

  • In 2009, campaign records show near-weekly charges at a Giant Eagle grocery store in Johnstown in his district.

    Spending on Trail Often Gets Personal

  • Johnstown is of no importance, but it amused me that Johnstown was already getting scheduled air service, although EAS subsidized (modestly, compared to the cost of HSR).

    Matthew Yglesias » Runway Pricing

  • Our recently deceased congressman here in Johnstown PA was known as a king of pork.

    The Volokh Conspiracy » European Libertarians and Federalism

  • - In a week, I'm seeing a huge pile of Friends at FGC Gathering, in Johnstown PA this year.

    Since I'm up


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