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Listeria can cause possibly fatal infections in people with weakened immune systems and severe complications or miscarriages for pregnant women.
In the early 19th century, Erie County's court proceedings were held in various places -- including a tavern at East Third and French streets and a log jailhouse at East Second and Holland streets -- until a building was erected at Perry Square.
Erie County Judge Stephanie Domitrovich is gearing up to fight not only the state Judicial Conduct Board's ethics charges against her, but also the board's request that she be suspended from the bench while the case is pending.
A man was asked to leave the Erie County Courthouse on Thursday after he was seen walking around the second floor wearing a T-shirt with Erie County Judge Stephanie Domitrovich's picture on it and the words, "Do you even ethics bro?" Sheriff John Loomis said the man did not act in a threatening manner.
Increasing taxes is not the answer to balancing Pennsylvania's budget. In a Guest Voice column, state Rep. Ryan Bizzarro, of Millcreek Township, D-3rd Dist., proposed that $1.5 billion in taxes be added each year to cover a revenue shortfall of half that amount .
The scoreboard includes four 16-foot by 10-foot, high-definition video panels, each with nearly 1.5 million light packets.
At least once a year, Erie County Department of Health officials inspect all restaurants and stores that sell unpackaged food.
A Waterford man faces felony fleeing and other charges after state police said he sped away from a traffic stop and led troopers on a pursuit before crashing his car into a patrol vehicle in Waterford Township early Tuesday morning.
About Erie County's Most Wanted: The Erie Times-News each Thursday publishes information about suspects sought by the Erie County Sheriff's Office.
A lengthy investigation into suspected heroin sales in Erie led to the search of an Erie house, a Summit Township hotel room and a Michigan man who was later jailed on drug charges.
State police are investigating an alleged bank robbery that took place at the Northwest Savings Bank branch in Fairview around 10:30 this morning.
Images of a suspect released online and to local media shortly after a downtown Erie credit union was robbed Monday afternoon generated numerous calls from people who identified Jason E. Hazlett as the suspect.
The Erie County Assessment Bureau is diving into the taxation of a relatively new development locally: the semi-in-ground swimming pool.
Updated: Tue Jul 22, 2014 01:57 am
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