Erie County Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Group Looks to Lay Electrical Wire from Ontario to ErieRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | YourErie

    ... to inform the public of their plans and to answer any questions. "What this project means for the people of Erie County is a longer-term more reliable grid, more robust grid to serve not only Pennsylvania but other states in the region," said Bob ...

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  2. Enjoy Maple Fest this weekend in Erie regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Erie Times News

    If you plan to take in the 12th Annual Taste & Tour Weekend, these maple syrup operations will be open Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. In Erie County: - K&B Maple, 10967 West Road in Albion. Go west on Route 6N from I-79.

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  3. County Council chairman Leone wants meeting with DevelopErieRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Erie Times News

    Erie County Council Chairman Fiore Leone has questions about DevelopErie's finances and direction -- and he wants to get together soon with officials from Erie County's lead economic development agency to get answers. Leone said he is working to set up a meeting between council members and Katrina Smith, DevelopErie's chief executive, and other agency officials.

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  4. In brief: H.A.N.D.S. pays city of Erie $10,000 in lieu of taxesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Erie Times News

    Housing and Neighborhood Development Service, a private nonprofit organization, has made a $10,000 contribution to the city of Erie. H.A.N.D.S. announced the voluntary payment in lieu of taxes, which will be used to help fund public safety operations, at a news conference in Mayor Joe Sinnott's office at Erie City Hall on Thursday.

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  5. Lake Erie transmission line construction could start in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Erie Times News

    Construction of a proposed high-voltage, direct-current transmission line on the floor of Lake Erie from Ontario, Canada, to western Erie County could begin in 2016 and be completed in 2019, according to project planners. The privately funded $1 billion project, known as the Lake Erie Connector, involves running about 73 miles of a transmission line that would convert direct current to alternating current between stations in Nanticoke, Ontario, and Conneaut Township in western Erie County.

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  6. Prosecutors present testimony at homicide hearing for Erie menRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Erie Times News

    Erie 2nd Ward District Judge Paul Urbaniak is expected to rule Friday on whether two city men will face trial in the fatal shooting of a 21-year-old Erie man on West 18th Street in November. Urbaniak heard nearly three hours of testimony this afternoon during the preliminary hearings for Keith O. Horton, 29, and Jameele H. Williams, 25, in the fatal shooting of Arbie L. Wilson Jr. early on the morning of Nov. 22. Horton and Williams remain in the Erie County Prison without bond on charges including homicide, conspiracy at homicide, aggravated assault, possessing an instrument of a crime, criminal attempt at criminal homicide and recklessly endangering.

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  7. Paving to begin soon on Route 5 in eastern Erie CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Erie Times News

    The road will be resurfaced from Dewey Road to the New York line. Work will begin as early as March 23 and is scheduled to be completed by July 9, according to the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation.

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  8. Erie County restaurant inspections: March 5 to March 11Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Erie Times News

    At least once a year, Erie County Department of Health officials inspect all restaurants and stores that sell unpackaged food. Here is a list of violations recorded March 5 through Wednesday.

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  9. ECGRA Announces 2015 Special Events Grants RecipientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | WICU12 Erie

    Nearly $178,000 will now go towards Erie County special events, following the Erie County Gaming Revenue Authority's grant announcements Thursday morning. That announcement coming today as the 37 grants, ranging from $500 to $17,000, will now help fun events as varied as bike nights, the Wesleyville Community Days, and Downtown D'Lights Christmas Lights.

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  10. Gaming authority awards grants for Erie-area festivals, parades and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Erie Times News

    The Erie County Gaming Revenue Authority today awarded nearly $179,000 to 37 nonprofits, many of which help attract tourists to the Erie region.

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  11. Most Wanted, March 12, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | Erie Times News

    Undated headshot of Timothy A. Bennett Jr., sent by the Erie County Sheriff's Office on March 11, for March 12 Most Wanted. CONTRIBUTED/ERIE TIMES-NEWS About Erie County Most Wanted: The Erie Times-News each Thursday publishes information about suspects sought by the Erie County Sheriff's Office.

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  12. Millcreek Township, school district fight tax exemptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | Erie Times News

    ... not just because someone likes them," Evan Adair, the lawyer for the township and the school district, told the Erie County Board of Tax Assessment Appeals on Wednesday. The three-member board met for an hour and 15 minutes to review Millcreek ...

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  13. Open house set in Girard for transmission projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | Erie Times News

    A large U.S. transmission company that plans to develop a high-voltage, direct-current transmission line on the floor of Lake Erie from Ontario to western Erie County will provide the public with more information about the proposal tonight. ITC Holdings Corp., a publicly traded company that's acquired the development and ownership rights, will hold an open house about the project at Girard High School, 1135 Lake St., from 5 to 8 p.m. The $1 billion project, known as the Lake Erie Connector, would involve running a transmission line about 73 miles, most of which would be buried under Lake Erie.

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  14. Family 411: Teen book club comes to Blasco LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | Erie Times News

    ... literature that matters to them, according to a news release from Erin McCracken, outreach manager at the Erie County Public Library. The teen reading lounge at Blasco Library is open to 10- to 16-year-olds. No special knowledge is required. To sign ...

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  15. Take Back the Site vigil honors Erie homicide victimRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | Erie Times News

    ... about a block west of Hilton's West 18th Street residence. In February, Hilton's death was ruled a homicide. Erie County Coroner Lyell Cook said the exact cause of death is still pending as the Coroner's Office awaits laboratory test results. ...

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  16. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | WICU12 Erie

    It is Career Street, a program of the Erie County Vocational Technical School Foundation. Grants and donations from businesses are helping to fund the program.

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  17. Open house set Thursday night in Girard for transmission projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | Erie Times News

    A large U.S. transmission company that plans to develop a high-voltage, direct-current transmission line on the floor of Lake Erie from Ontario to western Erie County will provide the public with more information about the proposal Thursday night. ITC Holdings Corp., a publicly traded company that's acquired the development and ownership rights, will hold an open house about the project at Girard High School, 1135 Lake St., from 5 to 8 p.m. The $1 billion project, known as the Lake Erie Connector, would involve running a transmission line about 73 miles, most of which would be buried under Lake Erie.

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  18. Extreme cold threatens grapes in Erie regionRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2015 | New Jersey Herald

    And for the second year in a row, that's exactly what's happened to some of the wine grapes grown in the Lake Erie Grape Belt that includes Erie County. For Bryan Hed, a research technologist with the Lake Erie Regional Grape Research and Extension Center in North East Township, that's cause for concern.

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  19. Erie man pleads to robbery charge in grocery store heistRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | Erie Times News

    An Erie man pleaded guilty this morning to a felony robbery charge in the robbery of the Tops Friendly Markets on West 38th Street in November. Damian M. Lapinsky, 35, pleaded guilty to the charge before Senior Erie County Judge Ernest J. DiSantis Jr. under an agreement with prosecutors in which theft, receiving stolen property and terroristic threats charges were dropped.

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  20. Erie woman pleads guilty to endangering chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | Erie Times News

    An Erie woman charged by city police after her 13-month-old daughter was found to have a high blood alcohol content after being taken to the hospital in May pleaded guilty this morning to a misdemeanor count of recklessly endangering another person. Jessica E. Bachmaier, 27, pleaded guilty to the charge before Senior Erie County Judge Ernest J. DiSantis Jr. under an agreement with prosecutors in which misdemeanor counts of endangering the welfare of children and furnishing alcohol to a minor were dropped.

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