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  • Bob Evans Express Coming to Millcreek Mall

    Bob Evans Express Coming to Millcreek Mall

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 9:58 AM EDT2014-07-23 13:58:03 GMT
    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 >>
    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 >>
  • 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 >>
  • 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 >>
  • Erie Is Happy!

    Erie Is Happy!

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 7:05 PM EDT2014-07-23 23:05:36 GMT
    A national survey rates Erie as unhappy but WE'RE happy as clams! Post why Erie makes you happy to this page and we'll share it with our visitors! VisitErie doesn't agree and neither do we!More >>
    A national survey rates Erie as unhappy but WE'RE happy as clams! Post why Erie makes you happy to this page and we'll share it with our visitors! VisitErie doesn't agree and neither do we!More >>
  • Paranormal Super Con Coming To Erie This Weekend

    Paranormal Super Con Coming To Erie This Weekend

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 6:17 PM EDT2014-07-23 22:17:56 GMT
    Ever have a spooky paranormal experience? Or interested in the paranormal world? If so, Erie is the place to be this weekend. The Paranormal Super Con is set for this Saturday at the Hilton Garden Inn, in Erie.Running from 10:00 am until 8:00 Saturday, it's an expo and lecture series, with a day full of meet and greets with the speakers.A paranormal investigation will follow Saturday night, at the Fort LeBoeuf Historical Complex in Waterford.Rob Szarek, owner of liveparanormal.com, says it's ...More >>
    Ever have a spooky paranormal experience? Or interested in the paranormal world? If so, Erie is the place to be this weekend. The Paranormal Super Con is set for this Saturday at the Hilton Garden Inn, in Erie.Running from 10:00 am until 8:00 Saturday, it's an expo and lecture series, with a day full of meet and greets with the speakers.A paranormal investigation will follow Saturday night, at the Fort LeBoeuf Historical Complex in Waterford.Rob Szarek, owner of liveparanormal.com, says it's ...More >>
  • Erie Man Arrested For Credit Union Robberies

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 6:10 PM EDT2014-07-23 22:10:44 GMT
    Erie police clear two recent bank robberies, after the arrest of an Erie man Wednesday morning.He told police he robbed the credit unions, to support his heroin addiction.There have been more than a dozen robberies at local banks and credit unions this year in our area.Police though have made arrests in a majority of them. Wednesday afternoon, 30-year old Angel Lebron was arraigned on several charges, connected to two recent credit union robberies.After getting a tip, officers arrested him at...More >>
    Erie police clear two recent bank robberies, after the arrest of an Erie man Wednesday morning.He told police he robbed the credit unions, to support his heroin addiction.There have been more than a dozen robberies at local banks and credit unions this year in our area.Police though have made arrests in a majority of them. Wednesday afternoon, 30-year old Angel Lebron was arraigned on several charges, connected to two recent credit union robberies.After getting a tip, officers arrested him at...More >>
  • Titusville Successfully Ridding Itself of Nickname,"Meth Capital of PA"

    Titusville Successfully Ridding Itself of Nickname,"Meth Capital of PA"

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 5:27 PM EDT2014-07-23 21:27:56 GMT
    Townspeople have worked hard to dispel that reputation. But, they are worried things may take a turn for the worse again. Yesterday, Titusville Police happened upon a suspected meth lab only one block from police headquarters.More >>
    Townspeople have worked hard to dispel that reputation. But, they are worried things may take a turn for the worse again. Yesterday, Titusville Police happened upon a suspected meth lab only one block from police headquarters. More >>
  • "Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Lives Up to Name"

    "Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Lives Up to Name"

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 4:33 PM EDT2014-07-23 20:33:20 GMT
    The American Cancer Society benefit walk known as "Making Strides Against Breast Cancer" is really living up to its name. The Erie region has been involved in the initiative for about fifteen years. According to the American Cancer Society, in the last 20 years, breast cancer death rates have dropped 34%. During that time, The American Cancer Society has helped more than 4 million women get potentially lifesaving breast cancer screening tests. One in eight women in the U.S. will face the dia...More >>
    The American Cancer Society benefit walk known as "Making Strides Against Breast Cancer" is really living up to its name. The Erie region has been involved in the initiative for about fifteen years. According to the American Cancer Society, in the last 20 years, breast cancer death rates have dropped 34%. During that time, The American Cancer Society has helped more than 4 million women get potentially lifesaving breast cancer screening tests. One in eight women in the U.S. will face the dia...More >>
  • Erie Downtown Partnership Awards $41,120 in Grants to Local Businesses

    Erie Downtown Partnership Awards $41,120 in Grants to Local Businesses

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 4:25 PM EDT2014-07-23 20:25:08 GMT
    Over $41,000 in grants was awarded to seven downtown Erie businesses Wednesday morning.More >>
    Over $41,000 in grants was awarded to seven downtown Erie businesses Wednesday morning.More >>
  • Commercial Air Service Preserved at Chautauqua County Airport

    Commercial Air Service Preserved at Chautauqua County Airport

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 3:59 PM EDT2014-07-23 19:59:35 GMT
    There is good news for travelers who use the Chautauqua County Airport. Commercial air service will continue. Florida-based Sun Air will take over daily commercial flights in October from the current carrier, Silver Airways.More >>
    There is good news for travelers who use the Chautauqua County Airport. Commercial air service will continue. Florida-based Sun Air will take over daily commercial flights in October from the current carrier, Silver Airways.More >>
  • Alleged Murder Suspect Headed to Trial

    Alleged Murder Suspect Headed to Trial

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 2:15 PM EDT2014-07-23 18:15:57 GMT
    A judge bound all charges over to trial Wednesday, following the preliminary hearing of an Erie man accused of pulling the trigger on his own roommate.More >>
    A judge bound all charges over to trial Wednesday, following the preliminary hearing of an Erie man accused of pulling the trigger on his own roommate.More >>
  • Bob Evans Express Coming to Millcreek Mall

    Bob Evans Express Coming to Millcreek Mall

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 9:58 AM EDT2014-07-23 13:58:03 GMT
    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 >>
    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

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

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 9:31 AM EDT2014-07-23 13:31:00 GMT
    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.More >>
    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

    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 >>
  • Hot Night, Hot Music at 8 Great Tuesdays

    Hot Night, Hot Music at 8 Great Tuesdays

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 11:32 PM EDT2014-07-23 03:32:48 GMT
    It was a little humid and steamy hot for 8 Great Tuesdays in Liberty Park, and the music was pretty hot, too.More >>
    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

    Suspected Meth Lab Found in Titusville

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 11:22 PM EDT2014-07-23 03:22:20 GMT
    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 >>
    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

    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 >>
  • Erie Woman Honored for Supporting Troops

    Erie Woman Honored for Supporting Troops

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 11:13 PM EDT2014-07-23 03:13:30 GMT
    For the owner of the Pittsburgh Inn, it was all about giving rather than receiving.More >>
    For the owner of the Pittsburgh Inn, it was all about giving rather than receiving.More >>
  • Governor Corbett Pushes Pension Plan

    Governor Corbett Pushes Pension Plan

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 6:00 PM EDT2014-07-22 22:00:57 GMT
    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 >>
    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 >>
  • 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 >>
  • Conneautville Celebrates Its Bicentennial This Week

    Conneautville Celebrates Its Bicentennial This Week

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 5:46 PM EDT2014-07-22 21:46:18 GMT
    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 >>
    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

    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 Co. Democratic Chairman Responds to Corbett's Visit

    Erie Co. Democratic Chairman Responds to Corbett's Visit

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 5:36 PM EDT2014-07-22 21:36:19 GMT
    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 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

    Erie Community Foundation Helps Church Fight Teen Violence

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 5:35 PM EDT2014-07-22 21:35:30 GMT
    $6,000 was awarded to Erie's Second Baptist Church to help with its War on Teenage Violence.More >>
    $6,000 was awarded to Erie's Second Baptist Church to help with its War on Teenage Violence. More >>
  • Dredging Barcelona Harbor

    Dredging Barcelona Harbor

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 3:45 PM EDT2014-07-22 19:45:21 GMT
    A busy harbor on Lake Erie will soon be busier and safer for boaters.Crews have started dredging Barcelona Harbor in Chautauqua County.More >>
    A busy harbor on Lake Erie will soon be busier and safer for boaters.Crews have started dredging Barcelona Harbor in Chautauqua County. 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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  • Millcreek Police Say Bank Robberies Connected

    Millcreek Police Say Bank Robberies Connected

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 11:16 AM EDT2014-07-22 15:16:53 GMT

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

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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

    Grape Juice Of Wrath: Local Farmers Feeling The Pinch

    Monday, July 21 2014 11:45 PM EDT2014-07-22 03:45:55 GMT
     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 >>
     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

    Cafeteria & Custodial Workers Protest in Oil City

    Monday, July 21 2014 11:23 PM EDT2014-07-22 03:23:03 GMT
    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 >>
    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

    Erie Forge & Steel Continues Demolition

    Monday, July 21 2014 7:08 PM EDT2014-07-21 23:08:50 GMT
    Work continues nearly one month into the demolition of Erie Forge Steel's former melt shop.More >>
    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

    Prime State Street Properties Still For Sale

    Monday, July 21 2014 5:41 PM EDT2014-07-21 21:41:21 GMT
    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 >>
    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

    Suspect Wanted in Federal Credit Union Robbery

    Monday, July 21 2014 4:06 PM EDT2014-07-21 20:06:27 GMT
    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 >>
    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

    Water Ski Clinic for People With Disabilities

    Monday, July 21 2014 3:55 PM EDT2014-07-21 19:55:29 GMT
    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 >>
    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

    Child Shot in East Side Drive-By

    Monday, July 21 2014 1:39 PM EDT2014-07-21 17:39:11 GMT
    Erie police are investigating another shooting in the city this morning, this one sent a 12-year old boy to the hospital.More >>
    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

    Update: Man Charged with Domestic Abuse Following Police Standoff

    Sunday, July 20 2014 10:32 PM EDT2014-07-21 02:32:26 GMT
    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 >>
    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

    Harborcreek Couple Celebrates 75th Wedding Anniversary

    Sunday, July 20 2014 7:09 PM EDT2014-07-20 23:09:52 GMT
    Joseph and Mildred Sell have reached a rare milestone many couples never will.. they're celebrating 75 years of marriage.More >>
    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

    Roar on the Shore 2014 Concludes

    Sunday, July 20 2014 6:03 PM EDT2014-07-20 22:03:07 GMT
    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.More >>
    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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  • Three Motorcycle Accidents In Just Three Days

    Three Motorcycle Accidents In Just Three Days

    Sunday, July 20 2014 2:24 PM EDT2014-07-20 18:24:03 GMT
    In the past four days, there have been three motorcycle accidents, two of them were fatal.More >>
    In the past four days, there have been three motorcycle accidents, two of them were fatal.More >>
  • Domestic Dispute Leads to Police Standoff

    Domestic Dispute Leads to Police Standoff

    Saturday, July 19 2014 10:29 PM EDT2014-07-20 02:29:08 GMT
    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 >>
    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

    Firefighters Battle Fire at Scrap Iron Warehouse

    Saturday, July 19 2014 9:23 PM EDT2014-07-20 01:23:45 GMT
    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 >>
    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

    History Highlighted During Waterford Days

    Saturday, July 19 2014 7:06 PM EDT2014-07-19 23:06:38 GMT
    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 >>
    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

    Second Fatal Motorcycle Accident In Two Days

    Saturday, July 19 2014 6:50 PM EDT2014-07-19 22:50:19 GMT
    One person is dead following a motorcycle accident on I-90.More >>
    One person is dead following a motorcycle accident on I-90.More >>
  • 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 >>
  • Water Jetpacks Send Thrill-Seekers 30 Feet Over Lake Erie

    Water Jetpacks Send Thrill-Seekers 30 Feet Over Lake Erie

    Friday, July 18 2014 11:45 PM EDT2014-07-19 03:45:23 GMT
    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 >>
    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

    GE Earnings Up in Second Quarter

    Friday, July 18 2014 9:50 PM EDT2014-07-19 01:50:07 GMT
    The numbers are in for General Electric's earnings this quarter, and it looks like profits are up.More >>
    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

    Art Auction Benefits Local Transplant Patient

    Friday, July 18 2014 9:27 PM EDT2014-07-19 01:27:24 GMT
    A local woman felt a lot of love Friday night at a benefit in her name.More >>
    A local woman felt a lot of love Friday night at a benefit in her name. More >>
  • Gannon Builds Literacy with "Little Free Libraries"

    Gannon Builds Literacy with "Little Free Libraries"

    Friday, July 18 2014 9:23 PM EDT2014-07-19 01:23:47 GMT
    Gannon students are sharing their love of reading with Erie kids through the "Little Free Library" project.More >>
    Gannon students are sharing their love of reading with Erie kids through the "Little Free Library" project. More >>
  • Two Hospitalized in Millcreek Motorcycle Accident

    Two Hospitalized in Millcreek Motorcycle Accident

    Friday, July 18 2014 9:19 PM EDT2014-07-19 01:19:26 GMT
    Friday night there was more warning for all drivers on the road to be alert, when a motorcycle collided with a car.More >>
    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

    Police search for suspect in credit union robbery

    Friday, July 18 2014 8:30 PM EDT2014-07-19 00:30:19 GMT
    This is the third robbery in the Erie area this week.More >>
    This is the third robbery in the Erie area this week.More >>
  • Alligator Skin Motorcycle Seats, Other Unique Items For Sale at "Roar"

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

    Friday, July 18 2014 6:09 PM EDT2014-07-18 22:09:33 GMT
    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 >>
    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

    Shriners Hospital for Children Launches Drive for New Equipment

    Friday, July 18 2014 5:54 PM EDT2014-07-18 21:54:03 GMT
    With some equipment dating back almost 20 years, the radiology department at the Shriners Hospital for Children, is in need of an upgrade.More >>
    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

    Waves Force Erie Teen to Abandon Swim Across Lake Erie

    Friday, July 18 2014 5:36 PM EDT2014-07-18 21:36:35 GMT
    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 >>
    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

    Thousands Gather For Roar on the Shore Festivities

    Friday, July 18 2014 4:47 PM EDT2014-07-18 20:47:34 GMT
    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 >>
    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 >>
  • 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 >>
  • Average Size Local Apple Crop Predicted

    Average Size Local Apple Crop Predicted

    Friday, July 18 2014 4:00 PM EDT2014-07-18 20:00:32 GMT
    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 >>
    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 >>
  • 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 >>
  • Motorcyclist Declared Dead After Accident In Erie

    Motorcyclist Declared Dead After Accident In Erie

    Friday, July 18 2014 1:41 PM EDT2014-07-18 17:41:33 GMT
    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 >>
    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

    New Security Measures at the Erie County Court House

    Friday, July 18 2014 1:08 PM EDT2014-07-18 17:08:42 GMT
    The Erie County sheriff's department is taking extra security measures to protect deputies at the entrance of the Court House.More >>
    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

    Former Pro Athlete Gets Kids Moving

    Friday, July 18 2014 1:07 PM EDT2014-07-18 17:07:24 GMT
    A former pro-athlete is working to get kids active and teach them about more than just sports.More >>
    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

    Reward Offered for Information About Warren County Grave Marker Thefts

    Friday, July 18 2014 12:39 PM EDT2014-07-18 16:39:19 GMT
    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 >>
    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

    Man Stabbed in West Erie Apartment Complex

    Friday, July 18 2014 12:26 PM EDT2014-07-18 16:26:51 GMT
    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 >>
    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

    Update: Motorcyclist in Critical Condition After Crash

    Friday, July 18 2014 10:59 AM EDT2014-07-18 14:59:00 GMT
    Erie Police Investigating a Motorcycle Accident on E. 38th St.Erie Police Investigating a Motorcycle Accident on E. 38th St.
    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 >>
    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

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

    Friday, July 18 2014 10:54 AM EDT2014-07-18 14:54:32 GMT
    Contributed PhotoContributed Photo
    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 >>
    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

    Cherry Queen Crowned in North East

    Friday, July 18 2014 9:02 AM EDT2014-07-18 13:02:50 GMT
    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 >>
    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

    Mercy Center for Women Honors Donors

    Thursday, July 17 2014 11:31 PM EDT2014-07-18 03:31:52 GMT
    The Mercy Center for Women honored the donors who help make their mission a reality in Erie, Thursday night.More >>
    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

    Fire Destroys Car in Credit Union Drive-thru

    Thursday, July 17 2014 11:21 PM EDT2014-07-18 03:21:12 GMT
    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 >>
    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

    Lilly Broadcasting Hosts Business after Hours

    Thursday, July 17 2014 11:20 PM EDT2014-07-18 03:20:13 GMT
    Here at Lilly Broadcasting we opened our doors and welcomed lots of guests into our studios Thursday night.More >>
    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

    Man Caught in Grain Auger Identified

    Thursday, July 17 2014 11:12 PM EDT2014-07-18 03:12:33 GMT
    New information is coming in about the Waterford farm worker who was seriously injured by a grain auger.More >>
    New information is coming in about the Waterford farm worker who was seriously injured by a grain auger.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 >>
  • Model Railroaders Visit GE Transportation Plant

    Model Railroaders Visit GE Transportation Plant

    Thursday, July 17 2014 5:20 PM EDT2014-07-17 21:20:50 GMT
    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 >>
    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 >>
  • '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 >>
  • Careless Cooking Sparks Overnight Fire In Erie

    Careless Cooking Sparks Overnight Fire In Erie

    Thursday, July 17 2014 12:09 PM EDT2014-07-17 16:09:52 GMT
    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 >>
    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 >>
  • 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 >>
  • Missing Albion Man Found (UPDATE)

    Missing Albion Man Found (UPDATE)

    Thursday, July 17 2014 11:18 AM EDT2014-07-17 15:18:50 GMT
    GIRARD - State Police in Girard have located an elderly man who was reported missing, around 6:00 p.m., Tuesday.More >>
    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

    Erie Economy Benefits from 'Roar' Tourism

    Thursday, July 17 2014 10:28 AM EDT2014-07-17 14:28:28 GMT
    With 125,000 bikers headed to town, Roar on the Shore is expected to bring in millions of dollars to the Erie economy.More >>
    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

    Faith & Freedom Ride Kick-starts Roar on the Shore

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 11:29 PM EDT2014-07-17 03:29:38 GMT
    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 >>
    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

    City Council Approves Consultant with Close Vote

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 11:23 PM EDT2014-07-17 03:23:10 GMT
    Should the former Erie City Clerk be hired as a paid consultant, on top of his pension earnings?More >>
    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

    State Police Search for Missing Albion Man

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 11:13 PM EDT2014-07-17 03:13:04 GMT
     State Police in Girard are looking for a missing man who they say has medical concerns.More >>
     State Police in Girard are looking for a missing man who they say has medical concerns.More >>
  • Twin Brothers Charged in Officer-Involved Shooting in Jamestown, NY

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

    Tuesday, July 15 2014 10:41 PM EDT2014-07-16 02:41:02 GMT
    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 >>
    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

    Two Women Life Flighted After Drive-thru Crash

    Thursday, July 10 2014 11:21 AM EDT2014-07-10 15:21:23 GMT
    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 >>
    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 >>
  • Winey Wednesday-21 Brix

    Winey Wednesday-21 Brix

  • Officer Involved Shooting in Jamestown, NY

    Officer Involved Shooting in Jamestown, NY

    Tuesday, July 1 2014 6:12 PM EDT2014-07-01 22:12:34 GMT
    What started as a home invasion, ended in an exchange of gunfire with police in Jamestown, New York. It happened around 3:00 p.m.Tuesday, inside of an apartment on Falconer Avenue. Police say one of the suspects shot at an officer, who was attempting to enter the residence. The officer then fired back. No police were hurt, but the Jamestown Police Department says one of the suspects might have been shot. Neighbors describe the situation as disturbing. "We never had this drama,” said John ...More >>
    What started as a home invasion, ended in an exchange of gunfire with police in Jamestown, New York. It happened around 3:00 p.m.Tuesday, inside of an apartment on Falconer Avenue. Police say one of the suspects shot at an officer, who was attempting to enter the residence. The officer then fired back. No police were hurt, but the Jamestown Police Department says one of the suspects might have been shot. Neighbors describe the situation as disturbing. "We never had this drama,” said John ...More >>
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