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Scott Enterprises' proposed $150 million Harbor Place waterfront development can coexist with, and even complement, the Erie County Convention Center's plan to add a second hotel near the Bayfront Convention Center.
Should sexual orientation be a protected class (like race and gender) to prevent discrimination?
Should the minimum wage be raised to $9 per hour?
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Neighborhood revitalization has been a goal of Erie's anti-violence initiative since the Erie County District Attorney's Office and the U.S. Attorney's Office helped launch the ambitious project in 2011.
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A winter weather advisory for Erie and Crawford counties expires at 10 p.m. In addition to snow that may have fallen overnight, one inch to 4 inches of snow could fall through tonight.
Erie police accused a man of trying to get his insurance company to pay for damage to his car in an August shooting by filing a bogus claim in October.
An Erie man accused of inflicting serious injuries on an infant in his care in early November is heading to trial after waiving his preliminary hearing on Thursday.
This photo shows a snowy owl at the Edwin B Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge, in Galloway Township, N.J., on Wednesday Dec. 4, 2013.
The Erie County Bullying Prevention Coalition includes Coalition Pathways, a nonprofit working to prevent and reduce teen drug use; Safe Kids Erie, an organization that works to prevent accidental childhood injury; the Erie School District, state Sen. Sean Wiley, and Michelee Curtze of the Olweus anti-bullying program.
The Erie County Salvation Army is looking to soon secure more than $300,000 in funding for a homeless shelter for children to open in the city by August.
An Erie man faces trial on a charge of possessing a large amount of marijuana that authorities in Idaho found in a vehicle in late October.
A court hearing for a woman accused of raping a man at a hospital in July was postponed this morning because of the victim's absence.
The Erie Bureau of Fire and other agencies are continuing their investigation today into what's believed to be a diesel fuel spill that was discovered in Lake Erie on Wednesday afternoon.
But even so, he's making time to visit with all of the girls and boys throughout the Erie region.
It was nice while it lasted, but don't expect those balmier temperatures that reached into the mid-50s in the Erie region on Wednesday to continue.
The junior midfielder was named to the Pennsylvania Soccer Coaches Association Female All-State Team Tuesday.
Presque Isle Downs & Casino will hold its third annual "Miracle of Giving" poker tournament Sunday at 1:30 p.m. to benefit the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots program.
Four Erie Bureau of Police officers used justified force when they fired their guns on an armed robbery suspect and fatally shot him behind an eastside grocery store in late October, Erie County District Attorney Jack Daneri said today.
Pawlowski, who's seeking the Democratic nomination, presented his "Putting Pennsylvania Back to Work" tour with a town-hall meeting in a conference room at the Courtyard by Marriott, 7792 Peach St. About 20 people attended the meeting, including Bill Cole, chairman of the Erie County Democratic Party, and other Democratic officials.