Garfield Avenue in Harborcreek Township has been closed down by PA State Police and fire police. The road is closed between Depot Street and Avis Drive. There is police presence in the area of the 6400 block of Garfield Avenue, but there is no word on why the road has been closed.
December 9, 2013 - Members of city council talked for hours Monday evening in the final budget review session before the 2014 budget will be voted on December 18th. Residents will see a 15%, or $7, increase in their refuse fees. The council voted to allow Mayor Sinnott's proposed increase to stay part of the budget, but all members agreed
There is hope a short-term budget deal will be reached to avoid the threat of a potential government shutdown in January? This, as Congress heads into its final week before it adjourns for the holidays. Our Newsmaker today is 3rd District Congressman Mike Kelly. Jet-24 asked the congressman to respond to the following questions: Is a budget deal going to
A West Springfield family is receiving a Christmas miracle, as an anonymous person comes forward to pay off their mortgage, just as they're about to lose their home. Last week, we told you about a family who got behind on mortgage payments after a burglary. They contacted an out-of-state law firm they say was fraudulent, and got even more behind.
If you need to know what Old Man Winter has in store for you, your weather authority is as close as your computer, smart phone or tablet. Yourerie.com has video of what the news and weather is, available to you 24 hours a day. Here's Lou Baxter to tell you more. Lou Baxter, yourerie.com, said: "Did you know that on
State representative Greg Lucas is introducing legislation aimed at increasing enrollment in schools in the Pennsylvania state system of higher education. Lucas's proposal would empower each PASSHE university to set its own tuition rates for out of state students. That would allow them to compete with schools from other states for students. The PASSHE board of governors currently sets tuition
Every year around the holiday season an increase in holiday buzz means an increase in shoplifting and theft. Many stores take high safety precautions when it comes to preventing theft. We stopped by H.H. Gregg and the Erie Sports Store where workers tell us that they are ready to combat shoplifting this holiday season. As more people hit the stores,
There are just 15 shopping days left until Christmas. If you still have some gift buying to do, then why not go shopping with the stars and maybe win twelve-hundred dollars in prizes. You'll find many faces from Jet 24 in a number of retailers around the region. If you see us, take a picture of yourself with us and
Today, Senator Sean D. Wiley will have the opportunity to share the special message of the “#AJO-Pay it Forward” movement with his colleagues in the Pennsylvania Senate. Senator Wiley will speak on the Senate floor, welcoming Jason and Sarah O’Neill as well as their three children Ava, Ansley and Jace, to the state Capitol. He will be presenting them with
An Erie woman is giving back to a local resident battling cancer and is asking you to help out too. Pat Rossi is trying to collect non-perishable food items for Lisa Gallagher, an Erie woman battling a malignant brain tumor. Rossi would like it if Erie residents could stop by her house at 5143 Richmond Street and enjoy her Christmas