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Ten minutes before the Sunday service on a warm sunny August morning and the old parking lot at St. Mark's Episcopal Church is almost full.
Sometimes labeled the "mistake on the lake," Erie County is home to more than 250,000 residents.
Mary Elizabeth Whitaker, 61, was found dead Wednesday in her summer home in Westfield, just south of Buffalo.
Erie Bureau of Police Lt. Steve Goozdich takes a picture of a .22 caliber shell casing found following a shooting at the intersection of West Second and Walnut streets in Erie on Aug. 21. Police said one male was shot in the buttocks during the incident and taken to UPMC Hamot.
Gamblers bet $32.2 million on slot machines at Presque Isle Downs & Casino during the week of Aug. 11-17.
Women got the right to vote 94 years ago, yet thousands of women in Erie County aren't registered to vote.
An Erie, PA man is charged with murder outside of a Toledo, Ohio strip club early Thursday morning.
A man wanted by the Erie County Sheriff's Office for failure to appear for trial on terroristic threats charges is in custody.
The victim -- a man -- was shot once in the buttocks and taken by private vehicle to UPMC Hamot, police said.
Work continues on a memorial in Erie to honor victims of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.
Students, parents and residents from Brevillier Village Housing Health Care Community gathered at the school, 5325 East Lake Road, in Harborcreek Township to celebrate the school's yearlong $6 million renovation during a two-hour meet and greet.
More than 40 community leaders helped raise more than $5,200 shortly after 6 p.m. at Splash Lagoon Indoor Water Park, when the park's 1,000-gallon bucket was used to dump cold water on their heads.
The 17-year-old Erie resident saved enough money from her job at Gannon University to be able to buy clothes for the winter, when she plans to start taking classes at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania's Porreco College in Millcreek Township.
The high temperature will be near 78 degrees. There is a 30 percent chance of rain showers and thunderstorms today and a 40 percent chance overnight, when the low will be around 67. Friday will be mostly cloudy, with a high near 80 and a low around 67. There is a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Paintings, drawings and mixed media entries for the Millcreek Art Show will be accepted at Asbury Barn Aug. 30-31.
Even in today's disposable age, some things are built to last: Matchbox cars, the Rolling Stones and the Wattsburg-Erie County Fair.
Erie News, Events & Info
Updated: Sat Aug 23, 2014 01:39 am
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