April 21, 2014- Police in Erie are looking into reports of gunfire in the city. Police were called to the 600 block of East 5th Street just after 1a.m. for reports of two shots fired in that area. Only about fifteen minutes later, police were called to the 700 block of Pennsylvania Avenue for another report of two shots fired.
April 21, 2014- Pennsylvania State Police in Girard are currently investigating reports of shots fired into a Fairview home. Reports of shots fired were called in to police around 9p.m. Sunday night on Wintergreen Lane in Whitehall Subdivision. Police say James Allburn, 65, fired numerous shots into a house owned by Stephen and Doreen Sommers. A four-year-old girl was also
APRIL 20, 2014-- For many, Easter means chocolate, egg hunts and the Easter bunny, but that’s not the only reason people are celebrating today. Hundreds gathered at Saint Peter Cathedral this morning for Easter Sunday services. Church officials say it's a tradition in faith for people to come to mass on Easter. Church goers say they enjoy spending time with
're off to Corry Rubber Corporation for this week's Made In America. is a company that provides rubber based products from noise reduction, to shock absorbers to giant rubber bands. At Corry Rubber they start from the very beginning by mixing materials that turns out miles and miles of rubber strips. Different applications call for different consistencies
Jury selection for a Summit Township woman accused of killing her boyfriend is scheduled to begin Monday. 28 year old Kristina Allen is charged with criminal homicide, recklessly endangering and possessing instruments of crime. Police say Allen killed her boyfriend Dean Haggerty with a single gun shot wound to the chest in their mobile home on Squirrel Drive last August.
Monday is the last day to register to vote in the May primary election. The Erie County Election Office will open bright and early tomorrow morning at 8 a.m. and will stay open until 6 p.m. The voter registration office is in room 112 in the Erie County Courthouse. The Crawford County Election Office will have normal hours tomorrow from
April 20, 2014 - The Villa Chapel has stood at the corner of 9th and Plum Streets for almost a century, but the future of the building is unsure. "As the building gets less and less viable - maybe something falls off - then they have a reason to knock it down. So that's what we're fearful of. It's sort
It's an event appropriately called "Pet Aid". An all day concert was held at the saga club today to raise much needed funds for the Anna Shelter. Four local musical acts entertained the crowds, the music started at 3 this afternoon and went until 8. All the money raised at today's event helps purchase much needed supplies.
Patriot's Day was celebrated in Meadville, several people showing up in Diamond Park and many showing disdain for the United Nations. The rally was held to recognize and observe patriot's day, which commemorates the Battles of Lexington and Concord, which were fought near Boston in 1775. Patriot's Day is usually held annually on the third Monday of April but organizers
It wasn't long after an Easter egg hunt at a local church that gunfire breaks out where dozens of kids had been celebrating Easter. Erie police were called to the 200 block of East 16th street where Bethel Apostolic Church is located. The pastor of the church said he heard the shots but thought someone was knocking on the church