Contest rules: $150 Giant gift card

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR TO WIN.  MAKING A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.  ALL FEDERAL, STATE, LOCAL AND MUNICIPAL LAWS AND REGULATIONS APPLY.  VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.SWEEPSTAKES PERIODThe Giant Gift Card giveaway (the “Sweepstakes”) begins at 10 a.m. Eastern Time (“ET”) on December 24, 2018 and ends at 11:59 p.m. ET on December 31, 2018 (the “Sweepstakes Period”).


The following publication is participating in this Sweepstakes (the “Publication”): Central Penn Parent.


The Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania who are eighteen (18) years of age or older at the time of entry  and who reside within fifty (50) miles of the circulation area of the Publication  (the “Entrant” or “Entrants”).  Employees, contractors and interns of GateHouse Media, LLC and GateHouse Media Pennsylvania Holdings, Inc. (together, “GateHouse Media”), and the businesses appearing on this page (the “Sponsors”), and each of their respective divisions, affiliates, parent companies, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies (including, in each case, immediate family members) are not eligible to enter the Sweepstakes. For purposes of this Sweepstakes, “immediate family members” is defined as spouses, siblings, parents, children, grandparents and grandchildren, whether as “in-laws”, or by current or past marriage, remarriage, adoption, co-habitation or other familial extension, and any other persons residing at the same household location, whether or not related. In order to enter the Sweepstakes or win the prize, the Entrant must comply fully with these official rules (the “Official Rules”), and by entering agrees to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of GateHouse Media, whose decisions shall be binding and final in all respects.


To enter the Sweepstakes, Entrants should visit  (the “Website”) during the  Sweepstakes Period, navigate to “DK’s Star Wars Maker Lab + Maker Lab: Outdoors books” contest webpage, complete the entry form with the required contact information, according to the instructions and submit the entry as directed (the “Entry” or “Entries”).

One (1) Entry per person will be accepted during the Sweepstakes Period.  Entries must be received by 11:59 p.m. ET on December 31, 2018 in order to be eligible (the “Entry Deadline”).  No Entries will be accepted after this time.

Entries will not be accepted through e-mail, hand-delivery, express delivery service or facsimile.  Entries made with multiple e-mail addresses, under multiple identities or through the use of any agent or other device to enter multiple times will be deemed invalid.  The use of any automated system to submit Entries is prohibited and will result in disqualification of all such Entries as well as the Entrant.


There will be one (1) potential winner (the “Winner”) selected in a random drawing to be held on or about January 2, 2019, from all eligible Entries received by the Entry Deadline (the “Drawing”).


Odds of winning depend on the total number of Entries received and how the Entries meet the criteria established for this Sweepstakes.


The potential Winner will be notified by email on or around January 3, 2019 in accordance with the contact information provided at the time of entry.

The potential Winner must pick up the prize in person at the Central Penn Parent office, 1500 Paxton St., Harrisburg, and sign an Affidavit of Eligibility, Liability and Publicity Release and any other documentation required by GateHouse Media in order to be eligible to accept the prize.


There will be one (1) prize package awarded in this Sweepstakes as follows:

One winner will receive a $150 Giant Food Stores Gift Card.

No substitution or transfer of the prize will be allowed, except at the sole discretion of GateHouse Media.  GateHouse Media reserves the right to substitute prizes of equal or greater value.  All local, state and federal taxes incurred by accepting a prize will be the sole responsibility of the Winner.   The prize has no cash value and may not be redeemed for cash at any time.  No compensation will be given for lost, stolen, mutilated or expired gift cards, gift certificates or tickets.   GateHouse Media is not responsible for replacing lost, stolen, mutilated or expired gift cards, gift certificates or tickets.  Fulfillment of gift cards, gift certificates or tickets  is the sole responsibility of the merchant or venue, not GateHouse Media, and is only redeemable at the specified locations.  The gift certificate, gift card or ticket  must be surrendered upon redemption and no photocopies or reproductions will be honored.  It is illegal to scalp any tickets won from GateHouse Media.  If a prize winner is caught scalping tickets, he or she will be ejected from the venue and this will result in the winner’s disqualification from this and all future GateHouse Media sweepstakes and contests.  The resale or auction of GateHouse Media prizes or tickets will result in the winner’s disqualification from all future GateHouse Media sweepstakes and contests.

All decisions of GateHouse Media regarding the Sweepstakes are final.

Use of E-mail Addresses

By participating in the Sweepstakes, an Entrant agrees to opt-in to receive e-mail communications from the Publication or the Sponsors.  If an Entrant chooses to opt out of such future communications from the Publication or the Sponsors, the Entrant will be able to do so by following the instructions on any electronic communications sent by the Publication or the Sponsors.  Upon opting-out, the Publication or the Sponsors will no longer send e-mail messages to the Entrant.  An Entrant’s choice to opt out will not affect eligibility in the Sweepstakes.


By entering, the Entrant agrees to comply with these Official Rules and the decisions of GateHouse Media, which are binding and final, and release GateHouse Media, and each of its divisions, affiliates, parent companies, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies and anyone associated with the production of this  Sweepstakes, and their respective directors, officers, employees and agents from any and all liability for any claims, injuries, losses or damages (including attorneys fees) of any kind arising out of their participation in this Sweepstakes or resulting from acceptance, possession, use or misuse of any prize. The potential prize winner waives the right to assert as a cost of winning the prize any and all costs of verification and redemption or travel to redeem said prize and waives any liability or claims (including attorneys fees) which might arise from redeeming or seeking to redeem said prize. In the event of non-compliance with these Official Rules, or if prize notification is returned to GateHouse Media as undeliverable, if prize is refused or cannot be accepted for any reason, the prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner will be selected in a random drawing. Upon forfeiture or refusal, no compensation will be given. Acceptance of prize constitutes permission to use the winner’s name, photograph, likeness and/or statements attributed to winner regarding the Sweepstakes, for advertising and publicity purposes without further compensation or consent.  All entries become the property of GateHouse Media.  This Sweepstakes shall only be construed and evaluated according to the laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania,  without regard to the principles of conflicts of laws and submission of any entry constitutes acceptance of such laws.  This Sweepstakes is void where prohibited.  All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.


It is the Entrant’s responsibility to enter in the appropriate manner. Each Entrant is responsible for all costs or charges involved in accessing the web site and warrants that the cost of accessing the site, if any, is part of a larger agreement with an Internet Service Provider or some other means, and that the cost of this access is not an incremental cost. If for any reason the internet portion of the program is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of GateHouse Media which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this  Sweepstakes, GateHouse Media reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process, and to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend the  Sweepstakes. Should the Sweepstakes be terminated prior to the Entry Deadline, finalists will be drawn at days-end from eligible entries received up to the time of cancellation.  GateHouse Media assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communication line failure, theft, or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of entries. GateHouse Media is not responsible for lost, misdirected, illegible, damaged or undelivered Entries. GateHouse Media is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunctions of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, services or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any email or entry to be received due to technical problems or traffic congestion on the internet or at any web site, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to participant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participation or downloading of any material in this Sweepstakes. CAUTION: Any attempt by an Entrant to deliberately damage any web site or undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes is a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made, GateHouse Media reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. In the event of a dispute, entries made by Internet will be declared made by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address submitted at time of entry. “Authorized account holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, online service provider, or other organization (e.g. business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address.  Automated entries are prohibited, and any use of such devices will cause disqualification.  Collection and use of personally identifiable information will be in accordance with the Publication’s Privacy Policy as posted on the Publication’s Website.

This Sweepstakes is not intended for gambling.  If it is determined that an Entrant is using the Sweepstakes for gambling purposes, he/she will be disqualified and reported to authorities.

GateHouse Media and its affiliates reserve the right to use any and all information related to the Sweepstakes, including information on Entrants obtained through the Sweepstakes, for marketing purposes or any other purpose, unless prohibited by law.

GateHouse Media and its affiliates reserve the right to change the rules of the Sweepstakes at any time.


If you have any questions regarding this Sweepstakes, please contact Leslie Penkunas at 717-236-4300 by December 31, 2018.


To obtain the name of the Winner, contact Leslie Penkunas at 717-236-4300 by January 11, 2019.


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