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Bob Evans Express Coming to Millcreek Mall

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Erie,PA - Bob Evans Farms, Inc., in partnership with Warren, Ohio-based foodservice company AVI Foodsystems, Inc. (AVI), today announced plans to open two Bob Evans Express locations in shopping malls this year. The fast casual concept will open in food courts at Great Lakes Mall in Mentor, Ohio, and Millcreek Mall in Erie, Penn. Bob Evans Express is a non-traditional restaurant concept designed for venues such as workplace cafés, universities, airports, malls, service plazas, hospitals and... More>>

9-1-1 Service in Meadville Area Back on Line

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Crawford County, PA - The Crawford County Office of Emergency Services advises that the fiber optic phone lines that were cut in the City of Meadville at the intersection of Water and Willow streets, which were affecting land line phones and some cellular phones from dialing 9-1-1, were repaired per Windstream. Repairs were completed at approximately 4:20 a.m. this morning.
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Memorial Ride Held For Fallen Biker

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As Roar on the Shore brought tens of thousands of bikers to the Greater Erie area, it also brought tragedy as 66-year old William Stablein was involved in a horrific motorcycle accident. It cost him his life. More>>

Hot Night, Hot Music at 8 Great Tuesdays

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It was a little humid and steamy hot for 8 Great Tuesdays in Liberty Park, and the music was pretty hot, too. More>>

Suspected Meth Lab Found in Titusville

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A suspected meth lab has been discovered, in a town that's fought hard to overcome its former reputation as "the meth capital of Pennsylvania".  More>>

Erie Man Swims Across Lake Erie Video included

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A local businessman is now part of an elite group of swimmers who've successfully swam across Lake Erie. Welcomed by friends and family, Elliot Spaeder successfully swam from Long Point, Ontario, to Freeport Beach in North East. "The best part was easily the finish when I saw the finish when I saw land…kind of brought a little tear to my eye,” said Spaeder. “Seeing everyone here cheering for me, that was awesome." Spaeder began his journey at 7:14 a.m. Tuesday, and was able to complete it aro... More>>

Erie Woman Honored for Supporting Troops

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For the owner of the Pittsburgh Inn, it was all about giving rather than receiving. More>>

Governor Corbett Pushes Pension Plan Video included

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Governor Tom Corbett is trying to enlist Pennsylvania citizens in his push for state pension reforms. He brought the message to a round table conversation at Harbor Creek High School on Tuesday. Pending reform legislation doesn't go as far as he would like but Governor Corbett says it's a start. Right now, the state is spending 63 cents of every new dollar of revenue on pensions. That's 610 million dollars a year, something Corbett says Pennsylvania can't continue. The bill won't take pensio... More>>

Conneautville Celebrates Its Bicentennial This Week Video included

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A small town in a Crawford county is planning to celebrate big this week.Conneautville is celebrating its bicentennial. This week, a small Crawford county town will come alive, as hundreds of people will gather for a big celebration.Conneautville, is a small borough in Crawford county, along Conneaut creek. And it has a lot to celebrate this week.Founded in 1814, they're celebrating 200 years.Once a booming town, today, it looks far different than even 50 years ago.But this week, residents cu... More>>

New Restaurant to Open in Downtown Erie Video included

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An empty commercial space in Downtown Erie will soon be coming back to life. A new restaurant will be opening soon at the site of the former "Cougar's" nightclub at 14th and State. More>>

Erie Co. Democratic Chairman Responds to Corbett's Visit

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Erie County Democratic Party Chairman Bill Cole is giving his response to remarks made today by Governor Corbett during the governor's visit to Erie. More>>

Erie Community Foundation Helps Church Fight Teen Violence

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$6,000 was awarded to Erie's Second Baptist Church to help with its War on Teenage Violence. More>>

Dredging Barcelona Harbor Video included

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A busy harbor on Lake Erie will soon be busier and safer for boaters.Crews have started dredging Barcelona Harbor in Chautauqua County. More>>

Millcreek Police Say Bank Robberies Connected

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Police say the two latest bank robberies in Erie County were pulled off by the same man.

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Grape Juice Of Wrath: Local Farmers Feeling The Pinch Video included

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 In a push to aid local grape farmers, U.S. Senator Bob Casey is looking to the U.S Department of Agriculture as the state embarks on a surplus of Concord grape juice. Its grape juice made possible by more than 150 grape growers here in Pennsylvania who cultivate nearly 7,000 acres of product on a national scale.  More>>

Cafeteria & Custodial Workers Protest in Oil City Video included

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Members of the SEIU 32BJ union say it's a decision that would destroy their lives. "This isn't even just about a paycheck," said SEIU 32BJ representative Peter Schmidt. "This is about saving peoples livelihoods and keeping something good here in Oil City." On Monday, the group met with the Oil City School Board, to protest the district's plan to outsource cafeteria and custodial jobs. "These people aren't going to care about the children like we do,” said custodian Vickie Conn. “They're not... More>>

Erie Forge & Steel Continues Demolition Video included

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Work continues nearly one month into the demolition of Erie Forge Steel's former melt shop.
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Prime State Street Properties Still For Sale Video included

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Two prime business locations on State Street, that were put up for sale months ago, have yet to be sold. Under the Clock restaurant, inside the old Boston Store building, was closed on November 20. The Cell Block nightclub closed on March 2. John Buchna, CEO of the Erie Downtown Partnership, says his agency is helping to locate potential buyers. He says he has been in contact with a few people who are interested in the Under the Clock location. Buchna said a possible sale of the Cell Block... More>>

Suspect Wanted in Federal Credit Union Robbery

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An update on Erie county's third bank robbery in just a week. Today, Erie police identify the suspect wanted in connection to Friday's robbery at the Erie Federal Credit Union on Buffalo Road. Police are looking for 30-year-old Angel Lebron. He's described as a Hispanic male, 5-feet 7-inches tall, weighing about 150 pounds. According to police, a man held up the Credit Union around 5 p.m. Friday evening. The suspect reportedly had a gun during the robbery attempt. Police have located a blue M... More>>

Water Ski Clinic for People With Disabilities Video included

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Sunshine and warm temperatures at Conneaut Lake meant perfect conditions for today's kickoff of the 24th annual water ski clinic for people with disabilties.It is sponsored by Three Rivers Adaptive Sports. More>>

Child Shot in East Side Drive-By

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Erie police are investigating another shooting in the city this morning, this one sent a 12-year old boy to the hospital. More>>

Update: Man Charged with Domestic Abuse Following Police Standoff

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Erie police have filed charges in a domestic dispute case, which led to a standoff with police. It happened around 5:45 Saturday, at a home on East 41st and Fargo Streets. According to police, officers were called to the house for a domestic dispute and police were told that the man involved--identified as 21-year-old James Bigley--was armed. Erie police and the Erie SWAT team surrounded the home and blocked off the area, as they attempted to arrest Bigley. However, police say he left the... More>>

Harborcreek Couple Celebrates 75th Wedding Anniversary Video included

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Joseph and Mildred Sell have reached a rare milestone many couples never will.. they're celebrating 75 years of marriage. More>>

Roar on the Shore 2014 Concludes Video included

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With every sweep of a broom and dropping of a tent, crews cleaned up downtown Erie Sunday as Roar on the Shore comes to a close.
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Domestic Dispute Leads to Police Standoff

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Some tense moments tonight, after a domestic dispute leads to a standoff with Erie police. The situation unfolded around 5:30 p.m. Saturday, at a home on East 41st and Fargo Streets. According to police, officers were called to the house for a domestic dispute and police were told that the man involved was armed. Investigators say that the man also had a warrant out for his arrest. Erie police and the Erie SWAT team surrounded the home and blocked off the surrounding area as they attempte... More>>

Firefighters Battle Fire at Scrap Iron Warehouse

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Investigators tonight, are looking into the cause of a fire inside of a vacant scrap iron warehouse. It happened around 5:00 p.m. Saturday, inside of the Max Silver and Sons facility at 1501 Myrtle Street. Crews arrived at the scene to find flames and smoke pouring out of the building. Firefighters got the fire under control in about 15 minutes, but as of right now, it's unclear exactly what caused this fire. More>>

History Highlighted During Waterford Days Video included

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Food, family and fun are just some of the reasons people come from near and far for Waterford days. But the 40th annual festival also provides a glimpse into American history, including ties to George Washington. More>>

Second Fatal Motorcycle Accident In Two Days

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One person is dead following a motorcycle accident on I-90. More>>

Water Jetpacks Send Thrill-Seekers 30 Feet Over Lake Erie Video included

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ERIE- You might see them out in Miami, maybe on a tropical island somewhere. They are water jetpacks that shoot people some 10, 20, 30 feet in the air. "They're nowhere else here in Pennsylvania," Certified Flight Instructor David Wilson says. Thrill seekers won’t have to travel too far to embark on the water adventure. Port Erie Sports has two brand new ‘Jetavators.’ They are the first of its kind here in Pennsylvania. "For a weekend tour here, its $150/hr,” Wilson says. “We can fly up to... More>>

GE Earnings Up in Second Quarter

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The numbers are in for General Electric's earnings this quarter, and it looks like profits are up. More>>

Art Auction Benefits Local Transplant Patient

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A local woman felt a lot of love Friday night at a benefit in her name. More>>

Gannon Builds Literacy with "Little Free Libraries"

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Gannon students are sharing their love of reading with Erie kids through the "Little Free Library" project. More>>

Two Hospitalized in Millcreek Motorcycle Accident

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Friday night there was more warning for all drivers on the road to be alert, when a motorcycle collided with a car. More>>

Police search for suspect in credit union robbery

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This is the third robbery in the Erie area this week. More>>

Alligator Skin Motorcycle Seats, Other Unique Items For Sale at "Roar" Video included

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With day three of Roar on the Shore underway, thousands of people are gathering downtown, buying things to commemorate this year's trip. Along with the traditional shirts and signs, some vendors including Mike Miller of Delaware, are selling some unique items. More>>

Shriners Hospital for Children Launches Drive for New Equipment Video included

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With some equipment dating back almost 20 years, the radiology department at the Shriners Hospital for Children, is in need of an upgrade. More>>

Waves Force Erie Teen to Abandon Swim Across Lake Erie Video included

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A 17-year old Cathedral Prep student called off his attempt to swim across Lake Erie today. Norman Stark was in the water for about 45 minutes. He had to battle 1 to 2 foot waves the entire time. He began to swallow water and became seasick. Stark was attempting to cross the lake from Long Point, Ontario to Freeport Beach in North East.Stark's coach is Josh Heynes. Heynes swam across Lake Erie twice and holds the record for the fastest time. He was on Stark's support team that accompanied the... More>>

Thousands Gather For Roar on the Shore Festivities

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Thousands of bike enthusiasts gathered at the Harley Davidson store in Millcreek Friday. Bike Week continues there, and Friday night at 5:30 the annual Thunder on the Isle: The Mayor's Ride starts. Erie Mayor Joe Sinnott will lead a hundreds of bikes from Harley Davidson, around Presque Isle State Park. For a full list of events happening during The Roar this weekend, go to http://roarontheshore.com/events/ More>>

Average Size Local Apple Crop Predicted

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It has been a tough year for local fruit farmers.The long, bitter cold winter caused heavy losses to the cherry crop, and wiped out the peach crop. But, there is some encouraging news. Crews are now busy trimming the 60 acres of apple trees at Burch Farms in North East. And picking is just getting started. So far, it looks like an average size crop. More>>

Motorcyclist Declared Dead After Accident In Erie

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A devastating beginning to Erie's Roar on the Shore motorcycle festivities. Over a hundred thousand motorcycles are in town this weekend, and an accident Thursday night involving a motorcycle, has turned deadly.66-year old William Stablein Sr., of Erie, was declared dead just before noon Friday, after a car versus motorcycle accident last night on the city's east side.It happened around 9:30, along east 38th street.Erie police say Stablein was on his motorcycle, traveling eastbound on 38th st... More>>

New Security Measures at the Erie County Court House

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The Erie County sheriff's department is taking extra security measures to protect deputies at the entrance of the Court House. More>>

Former Pro Athlete Gets Kids Moving

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A former pro-athlete is working to get kids active and teach them about more than just sports. More>>

Reward Offered for Information About Warren County Grave Marker Thefts Video included

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State Police in Warren are getting some help in their investigation into the theft of more than 200 veteran grave markers from four area cemeteries.Today, the Warren County Veterans Council and Warren County Commissioners announced they are offering a $5,000 reward. More>>

Man Stabbed in West Erie Apartment Complex

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Erie police are sorting out the details of an incident that happened at a Westside apartment complex, that sent one man to the hospital. More>>

Update: Motorcyclist in Critical Condition After Crash

Erie Police Investigating a Motorcycle Accident on E. 38th St. Erie Police Investigating a Motorcycle Accident on E. 38th St.
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William Stablein Sr., 66 of Erie, is in critical condition after his motorcycle collided with an SUV Thursday night on the city's east side. More>>

Norman Stark's Bid to Swim Lake Erie Falls Short Due to Poor Conditions

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Choppy waters have forced Norman Stark out of Lake Erie waters during his attempt to make the 24.3 mile swim across the lake. More>>

Cherry Queen Crowned in North East

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The Cherry Festival is in full swing in North East, and  on Thursday night it was the crowning moment, when the Cherry Queen was crowned.  More>>

Mercy Center for Women Honors Donors

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The Mercy Center for Women honored the donors who help make their mission a reality in Erie, Thursday night. More>>

Fire Destroys Car in Credit Union Drive-thru

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Some tense moments for firefighters today, after a fire destroys a car outside of a local credit union. The situation unfolded around 4:00 p.m. Thursday, in the drive-thru of the Erie Federal Credit Union on Zuck Road. Crews arrived to find a car engulfed in flames. Firefighters were able to get it under control in a matter of minutes, but the car is considered a total loss. The fire also caused some damage to the roof of the drive-thru. More>>

Lilly Broadcasting Hosts Business after Hours

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Here at Lilly Broadcasting we opened our doors and welcomed lots of guests into our studios Thursday night. More>>

Man Caught in Grain Auger Identified

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New information is coming in about the Waterford farm worker who was seriously injured by a grain auger. More>>

Model Railroaders Visit GE Transportation Plant

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It was a dream come true today for a group of model railroaders. They got to tour the GE plant in Erie today to see how big locomotives are built. The visitors are members of the National Model Railroad Association. The association is holding its annual convention this week in Cleveland. It's a perfect opportunity for some members to take a short bus trip to Erie to tour the plant. However, organizers did not realize how popular the trip would be. Kevin Feeney, of New Canaan, CT, was one of t... More>>

Update: Man Arrested After Bullet Narrowly Misses 9 Year Old Girl Video included

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A very close call Wednesday afternoon for a 9-year-old Erie girl.A bullet narrowly misses her, when gun shots ring out in the middle of the afternoon.The child's mother spoke with WICU WSEE about the frightening incident. Her little girl wasn't badly hurt, but her ears were ringing from the gunfire, the bullet whizzed literally right over her head.Nashira Johnson says her 9-year old daughter was standing in their enclosed front porch, playing, when their afternoon took a turn.A bullet came t... More>>

Careless Cooking Sparks Overnight Fire In Erie

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Careless cooking is to blame for a fire which left an Erie man hospitalized, after he narrowly escaped the overnight fire.He had to be rescued by Erie fire fighters. It broke out around 1:30 Friday morning, at a house along east 12th, in between Ash and Reed streets.There are at least three apartments in the building. Crews on scene say it started in an upstairs apartment, fire investigators say it started because of careless cooking.A 22-year old man living there barely escaped in time. Ever... More>>

Missing Albion Man Found (UPDATE)

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GIRARD - State Police in Girard have located an elderly man who was reported missing, around 6:00 p.m., Tuesday. More>>

Erie Economy Benefits from 'Roar' Tourism

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With 125,000 bikers headed to town, Roar on the Shore is expected to bring in millions of dollars to the Erie economy. More>>

Faith & Freedom Ride Kick-starts Roar on the Shore

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They're not who you would typically expect to see on a motorcycle. But nearly a dozen of the Sisters of Saint Joseph helped kick-start the 8th Annual Roar on the Shore celebration, by riding in the first ever Faith and Freedom Bayfront Ride. All of the proceeds from this year's event, will benefit the Saint Patrick's Haven, which is a shelter for homeless men. "There's often a misperception of the homeless, but so many of these people are really in need of our help,” said Sister Mary Herrm... More>>

City Council Approves Consultant with Close Vote

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Should the former Erie City Clerk be hired as a paid consultant, on top of his pension earnings? More>>

State Police Search for Missing Albion Man

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 State Police in Girard are looking for a missing man who they say has medical concerns. More>>

New 1.3 Million HD Scoreboard Being Installed At Erie Insurance Arena

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One of the last additions to the Erie insurance arena renovations has arrived, and is nearly complete.This week, crews are busy installing the brand new $1.3 Million dollar high-definition score board, inside the Erie Insurance Arena.It came in Monday, and crews are busy putting it all together.It's one of the final pieces of the multi-million dollar renovation project at the arena, "The clarity will be a lot better than our old scoreboard," said Ray Williams, Director of Sports Facilities. "... More>>

Homeless Shelter Thrilled to be Roar on the Shore Beneficiary Video included

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The designated charity to receive proceeds from this year's Roar on the Shore bike rally is Saint Patrick Haven. It's a homeless shelter in Downtown Erie, operated by the Sisters of Saint Joseph.
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North Street Project: Completion Now Expected in October Video included

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A $7 million improvement project on a busy street of North Street in Meadville is taking longer than expected. More>>

Crawford Courthouse Expansion: Public Hearings Scheduled

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The public will get a chance to sound off next month about the proposed expansion of the Crawford County Courthouse .Meetings are planned for August 11th in Meadville and August 12th in Titusville. More>>

Waterford Worker Injured on Farm

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A medical helicopter waits for an injured Waterford worker who fell into auger equipment used to move crops.

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Police Release Images of Alleged Fairview Bank Robber

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This is the image State Police are releasing of the man believed responsible for the Fairview Northwest Savings Bank robbery Wednesday morning about 10:30.

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Former CIA Chief Speaks at Mercyhurst

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Mercyhurst University played host to one of the CIA'S most successful chiefs, on Wednesday. More>>

Twin Brothers Charged in Officer-Involved Shooting in Jamestown, NY Video included

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Investigators are releasing new information on an officer-involved shooting in Jamestown, New York. Two twin brothers from Buffalo, New York are facing nearly 22 additional charges in connection to the case. Jaqwan and Maqwan Martin—both 23-- are facing multiple counts of robbery, aggravated sexual abuse, assault, and firearm charges. The two were arrested at the scene of the incident, which happened two weeks ago. On the early morning of July 1, officers exchanged gunfire with a g... More>>

Two Women Life Flighted After Drive-thru Crash

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Two women suffered serious injuries, after a car crash in the Meadville Dairy Queen drive-thru. It happened Tuesday around 8:00 p.m. Police say 24-year-old Kevin Francisco was traveling east on SR 322 near Shaw Avenue, when he drifted off the road, passed through the Days Inn parking lot, and slammed into a van parked at the drive-thru window at Dairy Queen. Police say Francisco then struck a pedestrian, identified as Juanita Johnson of Meadville. Johnson and Karey Davis, who was a passenger... More>>

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  • PA Senator's bill aims to protect students, prevent school assaults

    PA Senator's bill aims to protect students, prevent school assaults

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 5:52 PM EDT2014-07-22 21:52:50 GMT
    Sen. Pat Toomey (R-PA) has a statistic that would frighten any parent in America; so far, this year, more than one school employee has been arrested, per day, and charged with sexual assault of a child. So Toomey recently took to the Senate Floor to discuss the issue. “Every day seems to bring a new report of a children robbed of his or her innocence by someone they should have been able to trust,” he said. So Toomey introduced the Protecting Students from Sexual and Violent Predators Act. Th...More >>
    Sen. Pat Toomey (R-PA) has a statistic that would frighten any parent in America; so far, this year, more than one school employee has been arrested, per day, and charged with sexual assault of a child. So Toomey recently took to the Senate Floor to discuss the issue. “Every day seems to bring a new report of a children robbed of his or her innocence by someone they should have been able to trust,” he said. So Toomey introduced the Protecting Students from Sexual and Violent Predators Act. Th...More >>
  • Product Recalls 7/22/14

    Product Recalls 7/22/14

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 3:40 PM EDT2014-07-22 19:40:50 GMT
    WEGMANS AND TRADER JOE'S ARE RECALLING SOME FRESH PRODUCE SUPPLIED BY A COMPANY IN CALIFORNIA, OVER POSSIBLE LISTERIA CONTAMINATION. THE GROCERS ARE REMOVING CERTAIN PEACHES, NECTARINES, PLUMS AND A PLUM-APRICOT HYBRID, KNOWN AS PLUMCOTS OR PLUOTS, FROM ITS SHELVES. THE FRUIT AFFECTED IS DATED BETWEEN JUNE 2ND AND JULY 18TH. THERE ARE NO REPORTED CASES OF ILLNESS. CUSTOMERS ARE URGED NOT TO EAT THE PRODUCE, AND TO THROW IT AWAY OR RETURN IT FOR A FULL REFUND. THE FRUIT IS PACKAGED BY WAWONA....More >>
    WEGMANS AND TRADER JOE'S ARE RECALLING SOME FRESH PRODUCE SUPPLIED BY A COMPANY IN CALIFORNIA, OVER POSSIBLE LISTERIA CONTAMINATION. THE GROCERS ARE REMOVING CERTAIN PEACHES, NECTARINES, PLUMS AND A PLUM-APRICOT HYBRID, KNOWN AS PLUMCOTS OR PLUOTS, FROM ITS SHELVES. THE FRUIT AFFECTED IS DATED BETWEEN JUNE 2ND AND JULY 18TH. THERE ARE NO REPORTED CASES OF ILLNESS. CUSTOMERS ARE URGED NOT TO EAT THE PRODUCE, AND TO THROW IT AWAY OR RETURN IT FOR A FULL REFUND. THE FRUIT IS PACKAGED BY WAWONA....More >>
  • Wegmans Among Stores Recalling Some Fruit

    Wegmans Among Stores Recalling Some Fruit

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 3:29 PM EDT2014-07-22 19:29:19 GMT
    A number of stores including Wegmans and Sam's Club are recalling certain plums and nectarines in light of possible Listeria contamination.The fruit was packaged by the Wawona Packing Company in California from June 1st through July 12th. Many of the recalled fruit comes in two pound bags. For a more complete list of affected products you can click here:See recalled fruitMore >>
    A number of stores including Wegmans and Sam's Club are recalling certain plums and nectarines in light of possible Listeria contamination.The fruit was packaged by the Wawona Packing Company in California from June 1st through July 12th. Many of the recalled fruit comes in two pound bags. For a more complete list of affected products you can click here:See recalled fruitMore >>
  • 9-1-1 Service

    Crawford County, Albion and West Springfield 9-1-1- Service Alert

    Crawford County, Albion and West Springfield 9-1-1- Service Alert

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 1:21 PM EDT2014-07-22 17:21:02 GMT
    Crawford County, PA - The County Office of Emergency Services advises there is a possible fiber phone line that was cut which is affecting land line phones from dialing 9-1-1. You can still call 9-1-1 from cellular phones but not from a Windstream land line phone.More >>
    Crawford County, PA - The County Office of Emergency Services advises there is a possible fiber phone line that was cut which is affecting land line phones from dialing 9-1-1. You can still call 9-1-1 from cellular phones but not from a Windstream land line phone.
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  • North East Cherry Festival and Waterford Heritage Days Schedules

    North East Cherry Festival and Waterford Heritage Days Schedules

    Saturday, July 19 2014 9:42 AM EDT2014-07-19 13:42:58 GMT
    Cherry FESTIVAL HOURS: Tuesday - Friday: 5:30pm to "Firemen's Closing" (approx. 11pmSaturday: Noon - "Firemen's Closing" (approx. 11pm)Food, Fun and Games for kids of all ages await you at the 2014 North East Firemen’s Cherry Festival. The festival, celebrating 69 years this year, is slated to be bigger and better than ever. With our NEW midway and return of classic fair fare, there is simply no way to go wrong!!The 2014 festival will feature a NEW midway provider, Bates Brothers Amusements. ...More >>
    Cherry FESTIVAL HOURS: Tuesday - Friday: 5:30pm to "Firemen's Closing" (approx. 11pmSaturday: Noon - "Firemen's Closing" (approx. 11pm)Food, Fun and Games for kids of all ages await you at the 2014 North East Firemen’s Cherry Festival. The festival, celebrating 69 years this year, is slated to be bigger and better than ever. With our NEW midway and return of classic fair fare, there is simply no way to go wrong!!The 2014 festival will feature a NEW midway provider, Bates Brothers Amusements. ...More >>
  • Siemens Partners with Penn State, Makes Donation

    Siemens Partners with Penn State, Makes Donation

    Friday, July 18 2014 4:23 PM EDT2014-07-18 20:23:15 GMT
    Students at all of Penn State's campuses will soon have access to cutting edge engineering software that will make them more valuable in the job market.More >>
    Students at all of Penn State's campuses will soon have access to cutting edge engineering software that will make them more valuable in the job market.More >>
  • Roar On The Shore Parade Gets 20,000 Revved Up

    Roar On The Shore Parade Gets 20,000 Revved Up

    Friday, July 18 2014 2:59 PM EDT2014-07-18 18:59:51 GMT
    5,000 people revved up their engines for the eighth annual roar on the shore parade Thursday night.More >>
    5,000 people revved up their engines for the eighth annual roar on the shore parade Thursday night.More >>
  • Live Free Ride Alive Program Aims To Reduce Motorcycle Fatalities

    Live Free Ride Alive Program Aims To Reduce Motorcycle Fatalities

    Thursday, July 17 2014 5:52 PM EDT2014-07-17 21:52:32 GMT
    PennDOT is taking advantage of the more than 125,000 bikers riding through Erie this week, to spread the word about motorcycle safety.More >>
    PennDOT is taking advantage of the more than 125,000 bikers riding through Erie this week, to spread the word about motorcycle safety.More >>
  • 'Little Free Library' to Open in Erie

    'Little Free Library' to Open in Erie

    Thursday, July 17 2014 4:18 PM EDT2014-07-17 20:18:14 GMT
    A tenth "Little Free Library" is set to open Friday evening in Nate Levy Park. A ceremonial unveiling will take place at the park, starting at 7:30 p.m. Following that are a picnic dinner, a training event for Reading Buddies provided by United Way, and a family movie. Children will fill the "Little Free Library" with books at the end of the unveiling. This micro lending library, along with the other nine in the area, acts as a kind of book exchange for the community that resembles an "oversi...More >>
    A tenth "Little Free Library" is set to open Friday evening in Nate Levy Park. A ceremonial unveiling will take place at the park, starting at 7:30 p.m. Following that are a picnic dinner, a training event for Reading Buddies provided by United Way, and a family movie. Children will fill the "Little Free Library" with books at the end of the unveiling. This micro lending library, along with the other nine in the area, acts as a kind of book exchange for the community that resembles an "oversi...More >>
  • PA senators battle on the field

    PA senators battle on the field

    Thursday, July 17 2014 11:51 AM EDT2014-07-17 15:51:27 GMT
    "Scrantonicity" versus "Hit it Toomey." This is how our Pennsylvania senators spent the evening, playing a feisty game of softball."We are all ready to go, the team has been practicing, it is a fine-tuned machine right now," said Republican Senator Pat Toomey. It's the fourth year the senators and their staff enjoyed a night under the Capitol playing ball. "It's intense," said Sen. Bob Casey (D-PA). "You'll notice I haven't gone over to say 'hello' to him; I haven't greeted him. We'll spend s...More >>
    "Scrantonicity" versus "Hit it Toomey." This is how our Pennsylvania senators spent the evening, playing a feisty game of softball."We are all ready to go, the team has been practicing, it is a fine-tuned machine right now," said Republican Senator Pat Toomey. It's the fourth year the senators and their staff enjoyed a night under the Capitol playing ball. "It's intense," said Sen. Bob Casey (D-PA). "You'll notice I haven't gone over to say 'hello' to him; I haven't greeted him. We'll spend s...More >>
  • Chautauqua County Executive Holds Meeting To Discuss NY Property Tax Freeze Credit

    Chautauqua County Executive Holds Meeting To Discuss NY Property Tax Freeze Credit

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 5:36 PM EDT2014-07-16 21:36:29 GMT
    As part of New York Governor Andrew Cuomo's state budget, homeowners in New York could soon be getting a property tax refund of up to 1.5 percent.More >>
    As part of New York Governor Andrew Cuomo's state budget, homeowners in New York could soon be getting a property tax refund of up to 1.5 percent.More >>
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  • Arizona State Hires Thon Lacrosse Coach

    Arizona State Hires Thon Lacrosse Coach

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 9:46 PM EDT2014-07-23 01:46:11 GMT
    Mercyhurst University graduate Joe Thon has been hired as the new head coach of the Arizona State men's lacrosse program. Thon is a 2007 graduate where he was a two-time NCAA Division II lacrosse All-American, Lakers team captain, and defensive player of the year. Prior to his new role with the Sun Devils, Thon spent two years on the practice squad of the Rochester Rattlers of Major League Lacrosse. After coaching the McQuaid Jesuit boy's lacrosse team, Thon then served as an assistant coach ...More >>
    Mercyhurst University graduate Joe Thon has been hired as the new head coach of the Arizona State men's lacrosse program. Thon is a 2007 graduate where he was a two-time NCAA Division II lacrosse All-American, Lakers team captain, and defensive player of the year. Prior to his new role with the Sun Devils, Thon spent two years on the practice squad of the Rochester Rattlers of Major League Lacrosse. After coaching the McQuaid Jesuit boy's lacrosse team, Thon then served as an assistant coach ...More >>
  • Mercyhurst Hockey Programs Release Schedules

    Mercyhurst Hockey Programs Release Schedules

    Monday, July 21 2014 4:01 PM EDT2014-07-21 20:01:40 GMT
    Mercyhurst University announced the hockey schedules for the men's and women's programs on Monday. Lakers head coach Rick Gotkin enters his 27th season and they will have 19 homes games on the slate highlighted by games against Merrimack and Ohio State. The Warriors visit the Mercyhurst Ice Center on October 24 and 25, while the Buckeyes make a trip in to Erie on January 2 and 3. Complete 2014-15 Men's Hockey ScheduleFor the Lady Lakers, head coach Mike Sisti will start his 16th season with t...More >>
    Mercyhurst University announced the hockey schedules for the men's and women's programs on Monday. Lakers head coach Rick Gotkin enters his 27th season and they will have 19 homes games on the slate highlighted by games against Merrimack and Ohio State. The Warriors visit the Mercyhurst Ice Center on October 24 and 25, while the Buckeyes make a trip in to Erie on January 2 and 3. Complete 2014-15 Men's Hockey ScheduleFor the Lady Lakers, head coach Mike Sisti will start his 16th season with t...More >>
  • Seawolves Travis Named EL Player of the Week

    Seawolves Travis Named EL Player of the Week

    Monday, July 21 2014 3:04 PM EDT2014-07-21 19:04:45 GMT
    Seawolves 2nd baseman Devon Travis was named the Eastern League player of the week for the weekend ending July 20th. Travis hit .435 with two double, two home runs, five RBI, four runs scored and a stolen base in six games. Erie carried a four game win streak into a home contest with Reading tonight at Jerry Uht Park starting at 7:05 pm.More >>
    Seawolves 2nd baseman Devon Travis was named the Eastern League player of the week for the weekend ending July 20th. Travis hit .435 with two double, two home runs, five RBI, four runs scored and a stolen base in six games. Erie carried a four game win streak into a home contest with Reading tonight at Jerry Uht Park starting at 7:05 pm.More >>
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  • Memorial Ride Held For Fallen Biker

    Memorial Ride Held For Fallen Biker

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 11:33 PM EDT2014-07-23 03:33:04 GMT
    As Roar on the Shore brought tens of thousands of bikers to the Greater Erie area, it also brought tragedy as 66-year old William Stablein was involved in a horrific motorcycle accident. It cost him his life.More >>
    As Roar on the Shore brought tens of thousands of bikers to the Greater Erie area, it also brought tragedy as 66-year old William Stablein was involved in a horrific motorcycle accident. It cost him his life.More >>
  • New Restaurant to Open in Downtown Erie

    New Restaurant to Open in Downtown Erie

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 5:36 PM EDT2014-07-22 21:36:57 GMT
    An empty commercial space in Downtown Erie will soon be coming back to life. A new restaurant will be opening soon at the site of the former "Cougar's" nightclub at 14th and State.More >>
    An empty commercial space in Downtown Erie will soon be coming back to life. A new restaurant will be opening soon at the site of the former "Cougar's" nightclub at 14th and State. More >>
  • Erie Man Swims Across Lake Erie

    Erie Man Swims Across Lake Erie

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 11:19 PM EDT2014-07-23 03:19:36 GMT
    A local businessman is now part of an elite group of swimmers who've successfully swam across Lake Erie. Welcomed by friends and family, Elliot Spaeder successfully swam from Long Point, Ontario, to Freeport Beach in North East. "The best part was easily the finish when I saw the finish when I saw land…kind of brought a little tear to my eye,” said Spaeder. “Seeing everyone here cheering for me, that was awesome." Spaeder began his journey at 7:14 a.m. Tuesday, and was able to complete it aro...More >>
    A local businessman is now part of an elite group of swimmers who've successfully swam across Lake Erie. Welcomed by friends and family, Elliot Spaeder successfully swam from Long Point, Ontario, to Freeport Beach in North East. "The best part was easily the finish when I saw the finish when I saw land…kind of brought a little tear to my eye,” said Spaeder. “Seeing everyone here cheering for me, that was awesome." Spaeder began his journey at 7:14 a.m. Tuesday, and was able to complete it aro...More >>


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