The Manchester School House and the C.F. Adams Co. building have recently been added to the Federal Governments National Register of Historic Places. A list that consists of the nation's historic places worthy of preservation and these buildings are preserving Erie's rich history. The Manchester Schoolhouse Number 3 has been revamped from its 1897 days. It is now a place
A 14 month old was pronounced dead at U.P.M.C. Hamot in February. Erie police were called to the scene of the child's home. Authorities are investigating whether or not drugs played a role in the child's death. District Attorney Jack Daneri did not comment on what type of drug was found in the child's body.
Hands of Erie will receive the grant for veterans housing from the Pennsylvania Veterans Trust Fund. The money will be used to provide housing for Erie's Veterans. The grant comes from the State Department of Military and Veterans Affairs. 55 organizations applied for the grants and only 10 were selected.
The Ashtabula County Grand Jury issued secret indictments against more than two dozen suspected drug dealers there. Ashtabula County Prosecutor Nicholas Iarucci said the operation targeted traffickers of illegal narcotics and removed drugs from the streets. The drug sweep removed more than a hundred grams of heroin, plus quantities of cocaine and prescription pain medications. Officers also confiscated a quantity
After a tornado ripped through Union City in May of 2013 F.E.M.A. looked deeper into that area and now considers it a flood plain. This determination now requires residents in that area to purchase flood insurance which is no easy task. We spoke with the owner of the Union City Flea Market who has been unable to find flood insurance
Edinboro University President Julie Wollman announced today the formation of a special commission to present recommendations for future action at the university. The special commission is meant to tackle the issue of violence on and off campus and to hear recommendations from experts for future action. The commission will include university leaders, experts in public safety and law enforcement, and
According to police, on thursday afternoon, an officer spotted a Silver Jeep Compass that was reported stolen from the Walgreen's at West 38th Street. Suspects in the Jeep were stopped at West 18th and Chestnut Street. The six people inside the Jeep then fled on foot, and were taken into custody soon after, two of them are now facing charges.
58 year old Jed Heynoski is being charged with felony counts of burglary and criminal mischief. Heynoski also faces charges including theft and receiving stolen property. According to the criminal complaint, Erie Police Officers responded to the break-in just after 5:30 A.M. They found the suspect inside with 7 packs of cigarettes taken from the store. The suspect allegedly smashed
Two of the Saint Vincent team have been chosen for special recognition . Neurosurgeon Daniel Muccio and Infectious Disease Specialist Nancy Weissbach have been chosen as the 2015 Doctor's Day honorees. Each of them has been recognized individually for contributions to patient care and hospital administration. For their recognition as a Doctor's Day honoree, Dr. Weisbach and Dr. Muccio have
If it's something you've never done before and want a great experience for you and the kids, Why not check out free fishing day at Presque Isle State Park? Local streams will be elbow to elbow with experienced anglers for the start of trout season on Saturday April 18th. If you want more educational experience for beginners, check out the
March 27, 2015- A family dog saved the lives of a couple in Ashtabula County early this morning. The Allen Waha home in Dorset Township was burning out of control when firemen arrived just before seven today. Dorset Township firemen quickly called for more help from surrounding companies. Two people in the home were alerted to the flames by their
City of Erie residents and visitors are being reminded of the change in the city’s residential parking regulations that go into effect Wednesday, April 1st, 2015 and continue through Saturday, October 31st, 2015. Changes in “No Parking” regulations take effect weekdays 8:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. on either Monday and Wednesday or Tuesday and Thursday, based on signage in residential
A Loomis armored vehicle was overturned on Interstate 90 this morning. The accident happened just before 8 A.M. Winter weather conditions and icy roads caused the truck to overturn in the median near the State Street exit of I-90. According to police no one was injured as a result of the accident.
20 year old Devin Stevenson has been charged with multiple counts of attempted homicide and related charges following the incident near Edinboro's campus. Stevenson was originally placed in Erie County Prison without bond, in court this morning he requested bond be set. Judge Garhart decided this afternoon to set bond at $150,000 with conditions. His bail is contingent on the
According to police, on Thursday afternoon an officer spotted a vehicle that was reported stolen from the Walgreen's at West 38th Street. Backup units were called to the area of West 18th and Chestnut Street after officers attempted to stop the stolen vehicle. Six people inside the vehicle then fled on foot, and were taken into custody soon after. The
The students collected a total of 6,000 new and gently used books for The Hooked On Books Program. It took a lot of boxes and many hands to load the truck. The donated books will go to other students all over the county in many schools where kids don't have as much opportunity to have books of their own. The
March 27, 2015-Two seats on the Court of Common Pleas will become available in January 2016, the result of the retirements of Judge Shad Connelly and Judge Ernest J. DiSantis. Eight attorneys have filed petitions to run for these two seats. In February and March, the Erie County Bar Association conducted plebiscites, or polls, of its 465 Active members asking the individual
The Erie Seawolves will soon have a new owner. Mandalay Baseball Properties, LLC, parent company of the Erie SeaWolves, has announced an agreement has been reached to sell the Double-A team to Fernando Aguirre. The purchase agreement is subject to customary closing conditions. The Eastern League, Minor League Baseball and the Office of the Commissioner of Major League Baseball have
March 27th, 2015 Menajerie began 3 years ago in the garage of owner Jessica Yochims parents house. Now the business is a fully equipped production studio on french street in downtown Erie. The company specializes in photography, videography and Google business view.
March 27, 2015- You can make a splash in the 33rd Annual Highmark Quad Games this year. You can keep you and your family in shape by preparing for and competing in four active sports, spread out across an entire year. They include swimming, biking, running and cross country skiing or snow shoeing. The YMCA is kicking off the Quad