September 16, 2014- Emergency crews are on the scene of a fatal rollover crash at Troupe and East Lake Roads in Harborcreek. According to PA State Police on the scene, the car was traveling East on East Lake Road when, for an unknown reason, the driver lost control and rolled the vehicle. The driver, described only as a woman, was
A donation to Erie's chapter of the American Red Cross will make it easier to serve the special needs population after a disaster. The Maier family donated the truck to the Red Cross. This truck makes it easier for volunteers to serve the needs of people with disabilities when disaster strikes. The truck includes larger cots, wheelchairs, walkers and canes.
SEPTEMBER 16, 2014 – The donations poured in Tuesday night at the Shriners Hospitals for Children in Erie. The total at the end of the three hour telethon -- almost $20,000. This money will be used to purchase state-of-the-art radiology equipment. Children, families and volunteers were at the event, urging people to ring in with their support. Some of those
A 30 year anniversary calls for a special celebration. And that's exactly what The ItaIian American Womens Association of Erie did tonight when they selected former Erie Mayor Joyce Savocchio to be this year's recipient of their "Woman Of The Year Award." The former city Chief Executive said she was very honored, surprised and grateful for tonight's award. She said
September 16, 2014 - Google Business View program team who is traveling around Erie today. Using Google Maps, the whole town is already mapped out from the road, you can look right at businesses from the street view. Now, you'll even be able to go inside local attractions with the new additions to Google Maps. Google Maps is giving consumers
September 16, 2014 - Women gathered for the second annual Athena Women's Leadership Luncheon. The luncheon brought over 230 women from the Erie community together to connect and discuss topics of how to inspire each other in leadership roles. Twenty nine women leaders led conversations about advocacy, learning, commitment and shared stories and tactics for how to help other women.
September 16, 2014 - The mail center at East 38th Street is scheduled to close in April 2015, nearly three years after the United States Postal Service proposed a plan to downsize their locations nationwide. That news didn't sit well with some in Erie, who say that the center employs more than 100 people and if the doors close, those
September 16, 2014 - A man who allegedly assaulted another Corry man has his prelimary hearing this morning. Nicholas Bimber, 29, and 26 year old Amanda Smith were taken into custody by Erie Police. According to Corry Police, the two were reportedly involved in a break-in and assault on August 10 at a home in Corry. Bimber is facing charges
September 16, 2014 - For the fifth year, members of the United Way of Erie County's Young Leaders Society donated brand new backpacks filled with school supplies to fifth grade students at McKinley Elementary School. Society officials said giving back to these students in this manner is a way to invest in the future of local children. The partnership between
September 16, 2014 - The MLK Center's Bayfront Daycare facility reopens Monday September 22nd, after the state shut them down in May following the discovery of a sleeping boy on a bus who was left unattended for 30 minutes. "It's an unfortunate situation, that occurred and as we said before, we take full responsibility for it. We are moving forward
September 16, 2014 - If you're a fan of using Google Maps the crew is in erie today taking pictures for their Google Business View program. They're taking the technology of their 360 degree interactive photos on Google Maps and bringing that technology inside businesses for a virtual tour. This is their first time in Erie. The finished product will
September 16th, 2014 An important resource for the Erie community is asking for your help tonight, and it's as easy as watching jet 24 action news. We are partnering with the Shriner's Hospitals for Children in Erie for a special event this evening. Sean Lafferty will be hosting a telethon at the West 8th Street facility. This is a unique opportunity for
September 16, 2014-Thirty one year old Eric Frein, of Canadensis,Pennsylvania, a tiny village in Monroe County, has been identified as the suspect in the killing of a Pennsylvania State Trooper late Friday night. Trooper Bryon Dickson,was killed by a rifle shot and a second trooper was critically wounded outside the Blooming Grove barracks in northeastern Pennsylvania late Friday. The gunman
September 16, 2014 - Millcreek Township supervisors may stand down on getting police involved with the missing J.O.Y. Center property, but that depends on the actions of those involved. Supervisor Rick Figaski was paid a visit by an attorney representing both the J.O.Y. Center and Millcreek seniors. The lawyer requested that supervisors not seek to prosecute if the property taken
September 16, 2014 - Waldameer Park is one step closer to breaking ground and expanding, including the addition of a huge wave pool. Millcreek supervisors approved the rezoning of land to resort commercial, meaning Waldameer can begin to clear land and get ready to start the projects. Once they submit a formal land development plan to supervisors they can officially
September 16, 2014 - A little earlier in the evening, dinner came to a screeching halt for diners at a Summit Township restaurant. Five fire departments were called to the Golden Corral on upper Peach Street just before 9 p.m, according to Erie County 911. They were told there was a fire in the restaurant and it was being evacuated.
September 16, 2014 - The MLK Center's Bayfront childcare facility is reopening following a state shut down in May after a sleeping child was left unattended on a bus for 30 minutes. The center is celebrating the reopening of their facility at 312 Chestnut St. this weekend with a community gathering. The MLK Center's director says although this weekend is
September 12, 2014 - For the fifth year in a row, the national Health Mart Healthy Living Tour is making its rounds across the country, today stopping in Erie at Frontier Pharmacy. The tour offers free health screenings, including those for blood pressure, diabetes, cholesterol, and obesity. If you did not make it to today's screening, the tour makes another
September 16, 2014- Pennsylvania State Police in Girard are looking for information in regards to a fatal accident on Interstate 90 yesterday afternoon. Police say a car driven by 40 year old Robert Bell Jr, 40, of Canton, Ohio was westbound on I-90 when his car left the roadway around 3:30p.m. Bell's car then traveled two miles through the median