April 23, 2014-A sealed Federal indictment opened today outlines a huge case of identity theft, tax fraud, and conspiracy involving thousands of victims, and millions of dollars. The details were revealed in a news conference originating in Pittsburgh was monitored by media in Erie at the Federal courthouse here. The 13-count indictment says that between December 2005 until March, the
April 23, 2013 - It may not feel like spring, but for many home schooled and cyber school students it was a day to play outside. Presque Isle State Park naturalists held their bi-annual homeschool "natural science" day at the rotary pavilion. Fifty students and their families registered for this spring event. It’s a day for the kids to get
April 23, 2013 - When families think about adopting, they often search for infants, but we can't forget about the dozens of teenagers in the Erie area that are in need of a permanent home. Here is just one example. His name is Fred. Fred is your average 16-year-old and he loves playing basketball. I had the opportunity to shoot
April 23, 2014- Tish Bartlett stops by to talk about the annual walk, and why it's so important.
April 23, 2014- Several mental health organizations are coming together in an effort to increase the health of the Erie community. NAMI is working with Millcreek Community Hospital, Stairways Behavioral Health, Safe Harbor Behavioral Health, the Barber National Institute, the Erie VA Medical Center, and Corry Counseling Services to organize the free depression screening today. Officials say treatment methods for
April 23, 2014- The future of Conneaut Lake Park is set to be discussed later this morning. According to Brian Pulito, attorney for the park board of trustees, there will be a meeting at the Crawford County Courthouse involving the board of trustees, the county commissioners, and the PA Attorney General's office. They will be meeting to discuss the proposal
APRIL 22, 2014-- Supporters say the Erie community is in desperate need of summer jobs for the areas youth and they are hoping to raise money for the cause. They hope the program will offer a comprehensive summer job that will occupy our local youth and teach them work ethic. Bishop Dwane Brock spoke at Tuesday’s County Council meeting to
April 22, 2014 - The project recieved approval for land development and rezoning. The construction plans were also approved, but supervisors did have concerns over access to the new hotel plan on Edinboro Road. They believe access from Interchange Road could be a problem. With the approvals, construction can begin as soon as the weather permits.
The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission and the Erie County Health Department are investigating a white foam found on Cascade Creek. Following multiple reports of foam on the creek, the Commission and Health Department Officials arrived on the scene to investigate the substance. The Health Department took samples of the foam to find out exactly what it is but officials
After a Pittsburgh area teen recorded the audio of his bullies in action, he had wiretapping charged filed against him and then dropped. Now many questions remain about whether or not Pennsylvania’s wiretapping laws are outdated and also, how can victims be protected by legislation? State Representative Ryan Bizzarro has actively supported and co-sponsored anti-bullying laws, including three bills in