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The give away will take place between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. at the City Mission's Family Care Center, 717 French St. Coordinators said the goal is to provide one new unwrapped toy of a $20 to $30 value, and a new hat and gloves, for about 800 of Erie County's low-income children ages newborn to 12. People can donate new toys, hats, gloves, or money ... (more)
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6 hrs ago | Erie Times News
The Erie Otters will be without high-profile players Andre Burakovsky, Oscar Dansk, Connor McDavid and Adam Pelech for the next few weeks.
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The National Weather Service in Cleveland is calling for light snow and winds of 15 to 25 mph in the Erie region today, but little snow accumulation.
Erie police said a Mercyhurst University police officer was assaulted when he tried to break up a fight that spilled out of a campus housing complex early Sunday morning.
Erie Police were looking Monday night for a man with a silver or light-colored gun who robbed Family Dollar at 2307 State St. shortly before 9:30 p.m. Police said the man, who was wearing gray and black clothing, was last seen running east on East 23rd Street.
Police said an Erie man assaulted a woman and held her against her will at a westside apartment Saturday morning.
Annie Brown, an Erie native who earned a bachelor's degree in English writing and political science from the University of Pittsburgh, has been awarded a Fulbright U.S. Student Program Grant.
The family of Alyssa O'Neill is honored in Harrisburg Monday. Senator Sean Wiley invited the O'Neill family to the capitol, and presented them with a Pennsylvania Senate Citation.
The business manager of the financially-troubled Millcreek Township School District, has resigned.
Good food and free toys drew hundreds to the 24th annual Christmas Meal for the Needy put on Sunday by the Key Club at Cathedral Preparatory School.
Edinboro University of Pennsylvania's chapter of the Public Relations Student Society of America and the Northwest Pennsylvania chapter of the Public Relations Society of America have teamed up to bring national attention to the public relations profession in the Erie region.
Erie police are investigating reports of shots fired Sunday night near the site where an Erie man was shot to death a week earlier.
Now, a selection committee that evaluated four consulting firms interested in taking the lead role in completing the multimillion-dollar Destination Erie plan is ready to make its hiring recommendation to the project's steering committee.
Jennifer Desrochers wasn't prepared for what she saw Oct. 12 when she walked into her husband's room in the intensive care unit at Saint Vincent Hospital.
The bankrupt owners of the now-defunct Telatron Marketing Group Inc. want to sign a lease with one owner's son to help them pay their debts, including millions of dollars in unpaid taxes.
The sign advertising the former Carol's Candy Creations has small graffiti sprayed on it.
The Erie region will see mostly cloudy skies and a high temperature near 33 degrees today, according to the National Weather Service in Cleveland.