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  1. In brief: Deadline's Monday to register to vote for Pa. primaryRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    The Erie County Voter Registration Office will be open one hour later, until 5:30 p.m. The office, Room 112 of the Erie County Courthouse, 140 W. Sixth St., will open at 8 a.m. Mail-in forms for voter registration are available at state liquor stores, public libraries, government offices and at www.eriecountygov.org . Mailed applications must be postmarked by Monday.

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  2. Senator Gardner speaks on boat dealer tax hikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Beacon

    On Friday, April 10, Senator Randy Gardner visited South Shore Marine in Huron to speak on his opposition to a provision in a state budget bill that he believes would negatively impact Ohio boat and car dealers. Ohio currently reduces the price paid for a new car or boat by the value of any car or boat traded in.

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  3. State rep.'s trial delayed until JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Toledo Blade

    A jury trial on three felony counts against the 55-year-old Republican state representative from Sandusky was scheduled to begin Wednesday in Ottawa County Common Pleas Court. Instead, Visiting Judge Dale Crawford granted a motion from the defense, delaying the trial.

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  4. Millcreek Community Hospital appeals exemption denialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Erie Times News

    An Erie County judge will be the next to decide whether to grant a property tax exemption for a new $42 million nursing home affiliated with Millcreek Community Hospital. Millcreek Health System, the owner of the nursing home and the hospital, has appealed decisions by the Erie County Board of Tax Assessment Appeals to deny exemptions for the nursing home, called the LECOM Senior Living Center, and two nearby properties that the health system also owns.

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  5. Brant Sr. convicted in crime spreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Norwalk Reflector

    ... was stolen for $100 about Nov. 20. The Huron County Sheriff's Office recovered jewelry stolen from Huron and Erie county residents at Brant's Monroeville home. Investigators determined the shotgun was stolen from a Dublin Road residence and was ...

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  6. Upcoming book by couple tells story of area tourismRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Norwalk Reflector

    John and Marie Hildebrandt say many Arcadia books touch on the various municipalities and its attractions in Erie and Ottawa counties. But no book has told the story of tourism in the area -- until now.

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  7. Sandusky dealership accused of failing to deliver titlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Norwalk Reflector

    ... from a dealership. In this case, payments from the fund totaled about $6,450. In the lawsuit, filed in the Erie County Common Pleas Court, the attorney general seeks reimbursement to the fund, consumer restitution, an injunction to stop further ...

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  8. Ohio Man Indicted For Allegedly Pouring Gas On Wife, ChildRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 9 | TheCourier.com

    ... 8-year-old granddaughter and threated to set them on fire. Forty-four-year-old Kevin Bruster was indicted by an Erie County grand jury Wednesday. Bruster's wife told police that her husband became angry and chased her and her granddaughter onto a ...

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  9. Man indicted on attempted murder chargesRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 9 | Toledo Blade

    A northern Ohio man has been indicted on attempted murder and other charges after police say he dumped gasoline on his wife and her 8-year-old granddaughter and threated to set them on fire. Forty-four-year-old Kevin Bruster was indicted by an Erie County grand jury on Wednesday.

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  10. Courthouse Goes Blue for Child Abuse PreventionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | YourErie

    Erie County Executive Kathy Dahlkemper held an intimate ceremony to shine a spotlight on child abuse prevention and sexual assault awareness. The Erie County Courthouse is looking a little blue but it's all to raise awareness.

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  11. In brief: Announcement planned about Erie County rail terminal studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Erie Times News

    An announcement about a $100,000 independent feasibility study on an Erie County rail terminal will be made during a news conference this afternoon. The news conference begins at 1 p.m. in Erie County Executive Kathy Dahlkemper's fifth-floor office at the Erie County Courthouse, 140 W. Sixth St. Erie County government, the Erie Regional Chamber and Growth Partnership and the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation launched the study in November to examine whether an intermodal rail terminal is still a good idea for the Erie area.

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  12. Rail study results to be announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Erie Times News

    The results of a $100,000 independent feasibility study on an Erie County rail terminal will be announced during a news conference Wednesday, Erie County Executive Kathy Dahlkemper's office announced. The news conference begins at 1 p.m. in Dahlkemper's fifth-floor office at the Erie County Courthouse, 140 W. Sixth St. Erie County government, the Erie Regional Chamber and Growth Partnership and the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation launched the study in November to examine whether an intermodal rail terminal is still a good idea for the Erie area. 2 comments

  13. County Council majority now supports video recording of meetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | Erie Times News

    WHAT'S NEXT Erie County Council meets tonight at 7 in Council Chambers at the Erie County Courthouse, 140 W. Sixth St. Erie County Councilman Jay Breneman could have the support he needs to make gavel-to-gavel video coverage of the panel's regular public meetings available on the Internet. It appears Breneman and three of his seven colleagues -- Council Chairman Fiore Leone and Councilmen Phil Fatica and Andre Horton -- support the move.

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  14. Jeffrey Basil's next court appearance on TuesdayRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 5 | Observer

    Silver Creek native and Air National Guardsman William Sager Jr.'s convicted killer is scheduled to appear in court Tuesday, though issues brought forth by the defense have resulted in questions over whether a fair trial took place. Jeffrey Basil is expected to stand in front of State Supreme Court Judge Penny M. Wolfgang in the Erie County Courthouse at 9:30 a.m. for his possible sentencing.

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  15. Motion Questioning Juror's Motives In Basil Case To Come To A HeadRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 5 | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    ... took place. Jeffrey Basil is expected to stand in front of State Supreme Court Judge Penny M. Wolfgang in the Erie County Courthouse at 9:30 a.m. for his possible sentencing. Before any sentencing can take place, however, Wolfgang must decide on if ...

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  16. County Council, over Dahlkemper objections, considers $10,000 study of Pleasant Ridge Manor-EastRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 5 | Erie Times News

    what's next Erie County Council meets Tuesday at 7 p.m. in Council Chambers at the Erie County Courthouse, 140 W. Sixth St. A local architect could soon be hired by Erie County Council to determine the best reuse possibilities for the ...

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  17. Board denies tax exemption for new LECOM nursing homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 4 | Erie Times News

    Cost of the rulings If upheld, the decisions of the Erie County Board of Tax Assessment Appeals would remove the tax exemptions on three properties that Millcreek Health System owns. The properties would be taxable and pay property taxes based on their assessed values. 3 comments

  18. In brief: Fire damages house, leaves 2 homelessRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | Erie Times News

    A man and a woman were left homeless after fire heavily damaged the basement of their Millcreek Township home Friday. Fire crews from West Lake and West Ridge were called to the residence at 924 Marshall Drive at about 12:30 p.m. The Greater Erie County Chapter of the American Red Cross was called to assist the two residents with lodging, Schau said.

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  19. Are bogus $100 bills part of 'organized counterfeit organization'?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | Norwalk Reflector

    ... the culprits are "part of an organized counterfeit organization" who aren't necessarily local residents. The Erie County Sheriff's Office and police departments in Sandusky and Perkins Township are investigating four incidents that happened within ...

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  20. Erie County man settles with city of Vermilion over public indecency arrest, prosecutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | Cleveland.com

    An Erie County man has settled with the city of Vermilion for $137,500 following his arrest and subsequent exoneration on a public indecency charge. Billy McCauley alleged the city and police Det.

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