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At Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church in Aurora, 342 S. Chillicothe Road, the Holy Saturday Blessing of the Easter Food will be held at noon, and the Easter Vigil begins at 8 p.m. on Saturday.
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State police are preparing a crackdown on aggressive drivers this Easter weekend.
Nearly four hours of negotiations could not prevent the first teacher strike at Danville in decades.
To emphasize the significance of Easter Sunday, a pair of churches will offer outdoor presentations, illustrating the events surrounding the suffering and death of Jesus Christ.
On April 27 beginning at 5 p.m. come join Ebenezer UMC for an information and question/ answer session on High Functioning Autism.
The sale of eggs increases around Easter no doubt due to the tradition of dyeing eggs pastel colors; however, a poultry science professor and nutritionist says eggs with breakfast helps with weight control.
Dating Easter is confusing, it's based on out-dated calendars, ancient ties with Judaism and a big meeting of bishops in the 3rd century: better strap in.
The event is part of the east Erie Catholic elementary school's observance of Holy Week, the period leading to Sunday's celebration of Easter and the resurrection of Christ.
Authorities say a Pennsylvania man bound for Los Angeles was arrested at John F. Kennedy Airport after he tried to pass through security with a loaded handgun and a pair of brass knuckles.
A Passport to International Foods program for child-care providers will take place as part of the Erie Art Museum's Old Songs New Opportunities program.
Big names Max Dumesny, Trevor Green and Steven Lines head more than 50 entries for the third and final night of the Easter Sprintcar Trail at Allansford.
EASTER EVENTS Easter Bunny Photos: April 5-19, Stroud Mall Food Court near the theater, Route 611, Stroudsburg.
Holy Week services at Trinity Episcopal Church, 58 S. Second St., include Maundy Thursday service at 7 p.m. April 17; Good Friday service at noon April 18; Stations of the Cross at 5 p.m. April 18; and Easter services at 8 and 10:10 a.m. April 20. For details, call 264-6351.
Spring is here, and so is the season for hunting Easter eggs. Here are some scheduled egg hunts in the area: Southampton Park, Airport Road: By Mongul Church, 10 a.m.-noon ; for ages 10 and younger, a hunt for 10,000 eggs, as well as games, crafts, food and give-aways; start times staggered; www.mongulchurch.com .