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The winner was James Lautanen, 56, who won late Wednesday while playing a $1 progressive slot machine.
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UPMC Hamot's Brighten the Night tree lighting will be moving indoors as snow and bitter temperatures continues to grip the region.
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THE COVE. 2 State St. While Rum Runners is closed for the season, Rum Runners Cove is open all year long.
A New Jersey man accused of sexually assaulting a young girl faces trial after waiving his preliminary hearing on reduced charges Wednesday.
A prayer vigil honoring homicide victim Stevenson Jordan is scheduled for Dec. 19 at 5:15 p.m. at 2320 German St. The Benedictine Sisters of Erie, the Sisters of St. Joseph and the Sisters of Mercy will sponsor the 15-minute prayer vigil.
More on a story we first brought you Tuesday. Erie police say a city resident has fallen victim to a telephone scam, costing him thousands of dollars.
Jean Comeau tried selecting a health plan on her own through the Affordable Care Act's Health Insurance Marketplace, but the Erie woman couldn't get past the glitches that have plagued www.healthcare.gov .
The stalled case against an Erie teen accused of shooting another teen near Strong Vincent High School in an after-school fight is again moving forward in Erie County Court.
She was born Dec. 1, 1925, in Erie, PA. She is the daughter of the late Joseph and Mayme Chesley Hanes.
A Millcreek Township man was sentenced this morning in Erie County Court to serve six and one-half to 23 1/2 months in the Erie County Prison for setting fires in dumpsters behind two Erie apartment complexes on April 16. Brandon McCafferty, 22, must also write a letter of apology to the two facilities that were located near the fires -- Tullio ... (more)
Gamblers wagered $26.4 million on slot machines at Presque Isle Downs & Casino during the week of Dec. 2-8.
The fire started in a vacant home in Erie's west side at 2675 Hazel Street around 1am on Wednesday.
Strong neighborhoods are key to improving Erie's future. Political leaders say so, and so do Erie residents who worry about the blight, neglect and violence that plagues central-city neighborhoods and threatens to creep into other parts of our community.
Erie police arrested two armed men who attempted to rob the Dollar General store at 714 East Ave. on Tuesday night.
An admitted drug dealer from eastern Pennsylvania was sentenced Tuesday in Erie County Court to serve six to 12 years in state prison on charges he fatally shot Teverous G. "Gooney" Williams in July 2012 on Erie's east side.
The rental market. The big pickup there is a big surprise, but it appears to be a national trend.
The eastbound lanes of East 38th Street at Pine Avenue are expected to be closed for most of the day as Erie Water Works crews fix a broken 12-inch water line and repair the street.