The 70th annual Crawford County Fair Toyota Concert Series is proud to announce Jake Owen, with special guest Colt Ford. Jake Owen / Colt Ford will be in concert on the Toyota Stage at the Crawford County Fair on August 22nd at 7:30 pm. Tickets are $60 per ticket (includes service charge) for premium race track seats, $44 (includes service
March 6, 2015- A breast cancer awareness organization is the big winner following two big hockey games. The Mercyhurst University women's hockey team presented a $2,500 dollar check to "Linked By Pink." The money was raised during the two game "skate for a cure" weekend against Penn State University, and the check was presented as part of the festivities at
March 5, 2015 - Millcreek Police responded to a bank robbery at Marquette Savings Bank in the 2300 block of W. 12th Street, around 3:30 Thursday afternoon. "A white male entered the bank and obviously demanded cash from the tellers," said Millcreek Police Captain, Scott Heidt. "There was no weapon - obviously I don't want to get into the
It is very easy for drivers to tell that pothole season is among us, as you drive down main roads in Erie there are so many pot holes that some you can't even avoid. The above freezing temperatures that we have had these past couple days may have made the situation worse. Now that temperatures are back down into the
The cafe is a place where those suffering from dementias, like Alzheimers, and their caregivers can go to relax and focus on relationships, to get their minds off of care-giving. The Memory Cafe was first developed in Great Britain several years ago and came to the United States back in 2011. The cafe is open every 1st and 3rd Thursday
According to Millcreek Police, a white male suspect believed to be between 5'7 and 5'9 entered the Marquette Savings Bank on West 12th Street just after 3 o'clock this afternoon. The suspect said nothing when he entered the building wearing sunglasses, he did present a note to the teller and did get away with an undisclosed amount of cash, he
County officials are asking that residents be aware of their situations as the ice begins to melt. Water build-up may result on roadways due to blocked sewer drains because of the thickness of the ice and flooding that flows into creeks and streams can also create issues. Officials are asking if you live near a stream or creek and flooding
19 year old Day-Kwan Holloway is facing multiple charges including three counts of attempted homicide and aggravated assault. Holloway is accused of shooting three passengers in a vehicle on February 4th. Erie Police responded to U.P.M.C. Hamot last month, after the passengers with gunshot wounds were driven to the hospital, in the same vehicle they were shot in.
After more than an hour and a half of deliberation on day four of trial, the jury found Jason Thomas guilty on all charges, including first degree murder. Jason Thomas was found guilty of first degree murder, robbery, and two counts of possessing an instrument of crime. Thomas is accused of shooting and killing his neighbor, Stephon Bibbs back in
Erie Federal Credit Union has officially opened a new location on Schaper Avenue. The public ribbon cutting ceremony that happened this morning unveiled the new location, which is now one of nine Erie Federal Credit Union locations. The new branch location will offer a complete line of financial products for anyone who lives, works or attends school in Erie or
Walker is accused of beating 39 David McLendon-Tate to death back in August of this year. Officials say Tate died of blunt force trauma to the head. His body is found on a sidewalk near the intersection of Delaware and Ottawa Avenues on August 6th. Walker was picked up in Buffalo by US Marshals in October, shortly after police issued
IRS tax scams are making a comeback and police want you to know how you can protect yourself. Wesleyville resident Cyndie Johnson got a call from a man claiming to be an IRS agent. The man told her that she owed the IRS more than $3,000. In the end, she refused to make the payment and reported the scam to
The committee set forth by County Council is recommitting an immediate implementation of the new system. That will provide one radio frequency for all first responders within the county. Erie County will be funding 100% of the costs for the project's infrastructure and equipment. The project will take about three to four years to be fully functional. The project in
Jason Thomas is facing homicide charges for allegedly shooting and killing Stephon Bibbs back in April. In closing arguments today, Thomas's attorney argued there is an overwhelming amount of reasonable doubt in the case. He said Thomas was willing to cooperate with police on numerous occasions and never tried to flea, like a guilty party would do. Thomas claims he
The two officers sworn in were Josh Allison and Brandon Green. Brandon Green is the son of Lieutenant Stan Green of the Erie Police Department and is excited to follow in his fathers foot steps. Josh Allison has been in law enforcement for 6 years now and is excited to now serve in the Erie community. Both of these new
This is the first year for the East High School Job and Transition Fair. The event is aimed at exposing students to area employers and job opportunities, as well as emphasizing the importance of education to their short and long term goals. 20 area employers set up tables loaded with business information for the students to look at and hopefully
It's the 4th Annual Salute Our Troops Game, a chance to say thank you to the men and women who are serving or have served in the military. The theme of Sunday's game will be "Red, White, and Blue" and special jerseys will be worn during the game. There will be a silent auction taking place with proceeds going to
The blaze was reported just before eight at 386 Arch Street in Meadville. First responders quickly brought the flames under control. Residents of the four apartments in the building were helped out of the structure by emergency workers. No one was injured. A fire marshal is investigating the cause.
The Pennsylvania Turnpike (PTC) is now operating under a weather emergency. The following restrictions apply to all travelers due to areas of heavy snow, ice and reduced visibility. The PTC and Pennsylvania State Police have implemented a speed-limit restriction of 45 mph from the Blue Mountain Interchange (Exit #201) east to the Delaware River Bridge (Exit #359). The reduced 45
March 5, 2015- Erie Police are searching for a suspect who opened fire in a city neighborhood. About six shots were reported around 11-20 p.m. in the area of East 8th and Brandes Streets. Police say no shell casings were recovered, and no one was injured.