December 12, 2013 - Harrisburg – State investments of $10 million in aviation grants and $16.1 million in rail freight grants will help improve facilities, help businesses expand operations and ensure safety across Pennsylvania. Among the grants is $2.6 million for the Greater Erie Industrial Development Corporation. “Pennsylvania’s numerous transportation options make us a great place to do business and
December 12, 2013 - UPMC Hamot held their 3rd Annual Brighten the Night tree lighting ceremony. The event taking place on the front lawn helped to raise funds for the Great Lakes Hospice. Folks made their way inside the Modern Tool Building to celebrate afterwards.
December 12, 2013 Ice wine makers wait all year for this day, when the temperature drops low enough to harvest grapes frozen on the vine. Mazza vineyards staff and volunteers started at 6- 30 this morning picking grapes. Bob Mazza says this year, the harvest will make an exceptional batch of ice wine. The grapes are the perfect consistency and
December 12, 2013 If you're still trying to get your holiday shopping done, Millcreek Mall has pulled together some ideas for everyone on your list. From personalized presents to gift cards, the mall is looking to make your Christmas shopping easier by offering a little something for everyone. Jessica Starr met up with Valerie Weaver at Firebirds to talk presents.
December 12, 2013 - It was a memorable day for graduates who have overcome addiction and completed the Erie County Treatment Court. They were recognized for their commitment in front of friends and family today. Graduates accepted their plaques with pride as a symbol of their efforts to overcome addiction. For those in the class who battled the disease, it
December 12, 2013 - The Make a Wish Foundation continues to grant wishes as a teenager receives a wanted gaming system. Thanks to the Nutrition Group, a 17-year-old was granted his wish of a shopping spree. He bought clothes and asked for an X-Box One, but wasn't sure he would be given one. The foundation was able to buy him
Scott Enterprises announced last month their proposed 11 acre mixed use project, Harbor Place, along Erie’s Bayfront. They are now asking for the communities help to jump start the project. Scott Enterprises is asking civic leaders and citizens of Erie to write a letter of support, email of support, to Governor Tom Corbett for the City Revitalization and Improvement Zone
Meadville Medical Center is considering changes in the way it delivers emergency care to patients. In a series of recent emails to hospital employees, the medical center has revealed that it's becoming increasingly challenging for the medical center to adequately staff it's emergency department. JET 24 Action News has also learned that the hospital is considering working with regional and
December 12, 2013 - The Experience Children’s Museum opened its new exhibit Old Town today. It includes a doctor's office, a bank and a deli. It gives families the chance to explore life in the 1950's. Children walk down a cobblestone path to the exhibit that has microscopes and stethoscopes in the doctor's office, a teller station and a vault
There is a new procedure happening in Erie that promises to melt the fat away. It's called Vaser Shape and there is only one doctor’s office in Erie that offers this service. Good Health Rejuvination offers the Vaser Shape. It's a non-invasive procedure with no down time like you have with Liposuction. It's not as aggressive as Lipo, but it's