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A jury of nine women and three men was set to start deliberations today in the case of Katrina Mae Allen, the 29-year-old Summit Township woman accused of fatally shooting her fiance during an argument at their mobile home in August, The defense and prosecution wrapped up their closing arguments at around 11:30 a.m. Erie County Judge Shad Connelly ... (more)
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A senior consultant at the University of Pennsylvania's Fels Institute of Government is working with the Erie Redevelopment Authority to determine whether a local land bank should be set up to acquire, manage and market troubled properties.
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The United Way of Erie County this morning will be getting a fundraising boost toward its highly successful Dolly Parton Imagination Library literacy project.
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Gamblers wagered $28.1 million on slot machines at Presque Isle Downs & Casino during the week of April 14-20.
One of my earliest memories was lying on the thin, scratchy carpet of my childhood home with my father.
The tiny storefront at 2609 Peach St. sits empty today, a couple of fading posters and some scattered papers on the floor the only remains of one of the oldest names in Erie retailing.
Council on Tuesday night approved a resolution that "hereby adds its voice in support" of Edinboro's plan to transform the university's Porreco Center in Millcreek Township into the Porreco College.
The number of homeless people, including children living in homeless families, are down sharply across Erie County, according to data released Tuesday by the county's Department of Human Services.
Harborcreek Township supervisors have requested three infrastructure changes for the proposed Erie Rail Terminal, but have also stated that they think the DevelopErie project could be good for Erie County.
We can deny that human activities have damaged the environment or we can fix and stop making the mistakes that jeopardize the very water we need to survive.
A man charged with robbing an Erie bank on April 15 and stealing a van a few days earlier is now accused of stealing another vehicle and two laptop computers.
Millcreek Township police have apprehended a suspect in the armed robbery of a bank branch in the Millcreek Mall late Monday afternoon.
Erie's Northwest Pennsylvania Collegiate Academy has been ranked the second-best public high school in the state by U.S. News & World Report.
Rain showers and falling temperatures are in the forecast for the Erie region today, according to the National Weather Service in Cleveland.
Erie firefighters were called to a house in the 600 block of Reed Street after a fire was reported there Monday night.
Dave Stull, 57, is the owner of Old Lake Woodworks in Springfield Township. He specializes in Colonial-era furniture, a love that was instilled in him during childhood vacations to historic Williamsburg, Va.
Aaliyah S. Carr, 25, who was wanted for failure to appear for a plea on possession with intent to deliver, was apprehended in Erie on Thursday, deputies said today.