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40 min ago | Erie Times News
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.
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4 hrs ago | WICU12 Erie
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.
5 hrs ago | Erie Times News
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 .
7 hrs ago | Erie Times News
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.
9 hrs ago | Weirton Daily Times
She was born Dec. 1, 1925, in Erie, PA. She is the daughter of the late Joseph and Mayme Chesley Hanes.
9 hrs ago | Erie Times News
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)
12 hrs ago | Erie Times News
Gamblers wagered $26.4 million on slot machines at Presque Isle Downs & Casino during the week of Dec. 2-8.
16 hrs ago | WICU12 Erie
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.
Each square represents a single holiday light at one particular second in time -- the result of meticulous planning and programming by the students over the course of months.
The center, which offers after-school programs and an alternative to life on the streets for children who live in low-income inner-city households, sees about 25 teens each weekday.
Hall of Fame Bills quarterback Jim Kelly has turned to a Harborcreek Township company to produce a multi-purpose clip bearing sports team logos, an idea he dreamed up while searching for an alternative to the rubber bands he used to secure cash in his pocket.
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)
The Erie Otters will be without high-profile players Andre Burakovsky, Oscar Dansk, Connor McDavid and Adam Pelech for the next few weeks.
Lake Effect Snow Warning for Erie County was issued at December 11 at 10:31PM EST