Erie County Newswire (Page 9)

Erie County Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Erie County, PA. (Page 9)

Results 161 - 180 of 4,286 in Erie County, PA

  1. PennDOT announces Erie County roads maintenance scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2016 | Erie Times News

    Pennsylvania Department of Transportation crews will maintain bridges on Interstate 79 this week, in the northbound lanes in Erie and in the southbound lanes in McKean Township. Other PennDOT projects this week include paving Middle Road in Girard Township and Bear Creek Road in Fairview Township and seal coating Lexington and Tannery roads in Girard Township.

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  2. Our view: Erie apple harvest eases summer's endRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2016 | Erie Times News

    ... fourth leading state in terms of apple production. They are grown on 21,000 acres and in all 67 counties. Erie County is among the leading apple-producing counties statewide. About a third of apples plucked in Pennsylvania are used fresh, while the ...

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  3. Exemption fight looms for new Erie bayfront hotelRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2016 | Erie Times News

    Marriott's new Courtyard Erie Bayfront Hotel on Presque Isle Bay was photographed June 22. The $58.5 million project, which is scheduled to open June 23, includes a 192-room hotel with 14 suites, a three-story parking garage with space for 283 cars and an enclosed walkway connecting the hotel to the Bayfront Convention Center. CHRISTOPHER MILLETTE/ Erie County's chief assessor has placed a $23.8 million total assessed value on the hotel and its parking garage, which opened to guests June 23 and whose grand opening was Wednesday.

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  4. Different views emerge on future of economic development in Erie CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2016 | Erie Times News

    Rick Novotny, executive director of the Erie County Redevelopment Authority, is leading a new group hat he hopes will fill the void left by the bankruptcy of the Greater Erie Industrial Development Corp. The new group has big on GEIDC properties, includingthe Fairview Business Parkin Fairview Township.

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  5. Short Takes: Around Erie and Crawford countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2016 | Erie Times News

    John Marthens, center, leads pipe and drum bands during the closing of a recent Edinboro Highland Games & Scottish Festival at Edinboro University. The 2016 event opens Thursday and continues through Sunday.

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  6. Hearing In Treasurer Javens' Attempt To Identify Anonymous...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2016 | Beaver Countian

    ... who will be traveling to Beaver County from Philadelphia for the hearing - due to a scheduling conflict. Senior Erie County Judge John Bozza had scheduled to hear oral arguments in the case on Wednesday, September 7th at the Beaver County ...

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  7. Suspect in series of Rite Aid pharmacy robberies captured in ErieRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2016 | WPMT-TV York

    ... that Perry was in the area. Perry recently fled from York County to Erie to avoid capture and was spotted at the Erie County Fair last night. It was reported to local police who contacted the Middletown Police Department. Subsequent efforts to track ...

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  8. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2016 | WICU12 Erie

    ... Brandon Bridges admitted to repeatedly punching the boy, leaving him covered in bruises. The 14-year-old Erie County boy charged with killing his grandmother now has a lawyer. Hunter Reeser is accused in the fatal shooting of his 60-year old ...

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  9. Erie Police Athletic League returns after 40-year absenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2016 | Erie Times News

    The Florida-based National Police Athletic/Activities League on Thursday approved an application to re-establish the Erie Police Athletic League chapter. Officials with the Erie Bureau of Police and the Erie County Sheriff's Office - the program's participating law-enforcement agencies - outlined project plans at a Thursday afternoon news conference at the Erie County Courthouse.

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  10. Erie lawyer to represent teen homicide defendantRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2016 | Erie Times News

    Erie County Judge William R. Cunningham on Thursday appointed Erie lawyer James Pitonyak to represent Reeser at the county's expense. Cunningham is the administrative judge for the county's criminal courts.

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  11. Expiring LERTA tax breaks felt in ErieRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2016 | Erie Times News

    ... Tax Assistance program. The peak years for 10-year LERTA applications were 2004, 2005 and 2006, according to the Erie County Assessment Bureau. A property owner's tax bill increases the year after the LERTA break expires, making 2015, 2016 and 2017 ...

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  12. Our view: Erie workers persevere in difficult timesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2016 | Erie Times News

    ... just for GE families but for all whose livelihoods rely on businesses in this region supported by GE. In July, Erie County's unemployment rate jumped to 6.7 percent, one of the highest among the state's metropolitan areas. The state Department of ...

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  13. 75,000 Meals Prepared During United Way's "Pack-a-Thon"Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2016 | WICU12 Erie

    "We're kicking off the 2016 United Way Campaign here in Erie County by packing 75,000 meals," said Bill Jackson, President of United Way Erie County. Sponsored by the Curtze Food Service, volunteers from local businesses worked in an assembly-line formation to prepare the meals all in under two hours.

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  14. Hundreds of Erie volunteers pack 75,000 meals to fight hungerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2016 | Erie Times News

    ... it to the top. Williams, 38, then taped the box shut and yelled, "Box!," which alerted a nearby United Way of Erie County employee, who swooped in and carried the box away. Williams and the Erie Bank team - 12 of the more than 300 volunteers who ...

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  15. Charges dismissed in Erie assault caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2016 | Erie Times News

    ... The victim in the case failed to appear for the hearing, according to Erie police. Harris had been in the Erie County Prison on $50,000 bond since his arraignment on May 6. Police accused him of confronting a 48-year-old man at a Raspberry Street ...

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  16. Charity Baseball Game Presents CheckRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2016 | WICU12 Erie

    Erie County Baseball Umpires and the All-Star Baseball Committee, raised $23,900 this year for the Children's Miracle Network. Millcreek Township has been conducting a comprehensive inspection of the Granada.

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  17. Erie City Council schedules vote on EMTA planRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2016 | Erie Times News

    ... The ninth member of the board would be appointed every two years, on a rotating basis, by the mayor of Erie and Erie County executive. Currently, the city appoints six members to EMTA's board and the county appoints the other three. The city and ...

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  18. Millcreek man charged in second construction site burglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2016 | Erie Times News

    ... trailer and other items from another site in the township in early February. Tony M. Crawford, 31, who is in the Erie County Prison on $250,000 bond in two other cases, was charged on Wednesday with felony counts of burglary, criminal trespass and ...

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  19. Boy 'shoots and kills grandmother because he didn't want to go to school'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2016 | Independent.ie

    ... homicide cases, though their defence teams can later appeal and seek to have the case heard in a juvenile court. Erie County prosecutors said they plan to oppose any move to do so. He will appear before the court for a preliminary hearing on 2 ...

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  20. Erie's Pride Weekend aims to celebrate communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2016 | Erie Times News

    ... and STI testing, a food drive for the Second Harvest Food Bank and nearly three hours worth of entertainment. Erie County Councilman Jay Breneman is also scheduled to speak at the event. And although this weekend largely celebrates Erie's LBGT ...

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