As the death of 16 month old Nayla Hodnett has been ruled a homicide, Jamestown police continue the investigation, and community members react to the news.
Vinyl record lovers, this is your day
Numbers show that fewer people attend church.
A tradition continued today in downtown Erie with more than 100 people observing Good Friday.
It’s a tradition for people to give candy on Easter, and that tradition continues as Pulakos Chocolates owner Joe Hilbert says they've been busy leading up to this weekend.
Ruth Thompson Carroll from Rosebud Flower Shop says people don't buy flowers like they have in the past for this holiday.
Malcolm Cattau Sr., 56, faces charges including disorderly conduct, aggravated assault and simple assault.
A little boy who paid attention to a fireman's lesson about emergencies is recognized for his quick action.
Baby's death caused by blunt force trauma
A suspected thief ran from Erie Cemetary when police showed up.
The event will be held August 6th thru the 10th
Pennsylvania unemployment numbers continue to dip as the job market strengthens.
How can you get the most out of our Art of Aging page sponsored by the PA Lottery?
Crews were called in from six different fire departments to help battle the blaze.
Adam Morris was wounded back in 2007
Volunteers served nearly 200 people for the 33rd annual event.
Five full grown cats and twelve kittens were discovered in a home in Girard.
The Atlantic Huron is the massive ship that came into Erie today for some emergency rudder repairs.
City officials say they're going to create an authority to better position the city to receive the designation next time.
The CEO of Erie Water Works, Paul Vojtek talks about combining sewer and refuse so when a resident falls behind on sewer and garbage bill it would give the city the legal right to shut off water.
Firefighters are at the scene of a blaze in Waterford
In light of two tragic incidents involving guns leaving one man dead and a toddler critically injured safety experts are speaking out.
Cleanup of debris at a site in the city of Erie started today nearly three months after fire completely destroyed the unit.
The National Alliance on Mental Illness of Erie County still has some spring and Easter themed cookie jars available for purchase!
An improving economy has U.S. businesses expecting to significantly increase their sales and profits this year,
To advance our nation’s energy and climate goals, the United States must be a leader in innovating and deploying clean energy.
Shriners Hospital for Children and Shred X will team up one again.
Victoria L. Bernhardt, Ph.D., executive director of the Education for the Future Initiative, will deliver the keynote address at “Unleashing the Power of Data,”
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) today announced the availability of approximately $66 million in Specialty Crop Block Grants to state departments of agriculture
Pennsylvania’s Agricultural Land Preservation Board today safeguarded 2,778 additional acres on 28 farms in 13 counties
Preserving the Stories of WWII Veterans
In an effort to provide taxpayers and the General Assembly with a firsthand look at the Office of Attorney General's efforts over the previous year, Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane today released a detailed "Year in Review" report for 2013.
Informational seminar scheduled for May 13, 2014 with federal departments and agencies open to all military, veterans, and their families
Complied, in all significant respects, with applicable state laws, contracts, grant requirements and administrative procedures,
The upper course will be opening for play on Friday April 18, 2014 at 10:00 am
The public is invited to share their feedback on transportation priorities and investments through a survey
State Rep. Ryan A. Bizzarro, D-Erie, announced that Erie County will receive $38,338 in funding
US Route 6 based business and organizations are encouraged to come learn about tourism
The House of Mercy neighborhood outreach ministry, located at 2005 Woodlawn Avenue, a sponsored ministry of the Sisters of Mercy will host its third annual Spring Tea
The Erie Playhouse Youtheatre closes out their 13-14 season with the delightful musical adaption, A Little Princess May 9-11, 16-18.
Nationally acclaimed expert forensic pathologist, attorney, and medical-legal consultant Dr. Cyril H. Wecht will headline a free community event
With tree pollination emerging, and after a winter of above-average snowfall, pollen and mold spores will trigger more allergies in Pennsylvanian this spring.
Interstate 79 northbound is limited to single lane traffic in Crawford County two miles south of Exit 147.
Keeping flavored milk in schools could make a difference
An 18 year old female was arrested on suspicion of DUI
Jacqueline A. Cook of New Cumberland will become the first chairperson of the newly constituted Board of Finance and Revenue
Be careful, Pennsylvania people. You can't afford to blow it this fall.
If you operate a small business or work for a local non profit there could be more ways to save money, by utilizing state resources.
An investigation into the cause of the crash is still underway
Improvements could be made to Erie’s Little Italy Neighborhood with the help of grant money. City plans to move forward with sewer, water and refuse bill combination.
Community members create alternative news outlet after newspaper ceases operation.
New truck will replace a 16-year-old pumper truck.
Paul Dahlkemper was a member of the Fire Department for more than 60 years.
Dave Vickey will return to Boston after last year's tragedy.
Fire and police officials educate people on sharing the roads safely with large pieces of farming equipment.
Man charged with disorderly conduct, disturbing the peace and possession of a hoax device.
Mercyhurst University's North East Campus raises money for March of Dimes.
Volunteer firefighter numbers across the country have significantly declined. Now a state senator is trying to get a bill through committee that will provide incentives for people to volunteer.
The President is expected to talk about jobs and manufacturing.
Police searching for two suspects.
Bret Michaels is set to play August 10th at Conneaut Lake Park.
Recycle your refrigerator and your air conditioner and save money
Keith Baker taken into custody around 11p.m. on Tuesday
April 15th has people around the area filing their taxes up to the final minutes.
Keith Baker, 49, is wanted for robbery, theft and receiving stolen property charges.
PennDOT has begun work on a new roundabout at the intersection of routes 19 and 97, and some community members are very concerned about traffic in the area.
The multi-million dollar athletic center is nearing completion, but the brutal weather put construction crews behind a little.
Doug Boldt has had a pair of Google Glass since June. But if he could go back, would he do it again?
Kelly Miller from the Erie Zoo tells us why it's important to adopt rabbits from a shelter.
24-year-old Alex Masi is charged with possession of a controlled substance and paraphernalia and possession with intent to deliver.
One athlete is excluded at event because of no chair lift.
Authorities are warning parents of illicit drug use at parties targeting teens.
What to do if you miss the deadline.
Marquette Bank on Liberty Street was robbed shortly after 12:30pm.
Survivors reflect on a tragic day that changed their lives.
The high Monday was 74 degrees... Today, temperatures are dropping into the 30s.....
Shell casings recovered at scenes of shootings
Investigators say a two-year-old boy was shot in the face with a pistol.
The Edinboro Borough Council has decided to approve the preliminary plan, but with some changes.
Demolition of a more than 130 year old home has members of Preservation Erie concerned but the owner of the building who is tearing it down says there's a bright future for the property.
A warm weekend in Erie has meant a busy weekend for Erie police, responding to many reports of shots fired..
The investigation into a deadly weekend shooting that took the life of a college student in a quiet Erie neighborhood continues.
Construction on a new roundabout is getting underway at intersection of Routes 97 and 19.
Developers and Veterans Administration representatives broke ground for a new VA clinic in Ashtabula today.
The Saint Vincent College community is mourning the loss of Abram Sorek, 23, a senior from Erie, Pa
Smoke and flames in a storage shed brought Kuhl Hose volunteers to the ten thousand block of Lake Pleasant road this morning.
If you're a Steely Dan fan you'll be happy to know they've added a stop in Erie this summer.
A public hearing on a plan to add houses and condominiums in Edinboro and Washington Township is set for tonight.
The deadline to turn in city of Erie police applications is tomorrow.
The deadline to file your taxes is tomorrow and if you haven't filed just yet, don't worry, there is still time for you to get them done on time.
The National Center for Victims of Crime announced they have joined together with Fort Hood April 9 to collect donations from the public on behalf of the victims and families of the mass shooting here on April 2.
Responding to legislative passage and the anticipated signing by Governor Corbett of House Bill 431
Movoto an online real estate brokerage published its rankings of the most affordable places in Pennsylvania.
The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board will honor approximately 50 K-12 students who used their creativity and artistic talent to address underage drinking
A Russian attack aircraft repeatedly flew near the USS Donald Cook in international waters in the Black Sea
Forbes Hospital Update on Conditions of Patients from Franklin Regional High School
The Ohio Hospital Association is launching a statewide health initiative today –“Safe Sleep is Good 4 Baby” –to support Ohio’s infant mortality reduction efforts.
Days of Caring 2014 provides the perfect chance for the whole family to get out and give back in Erie County.
Come and be a part of the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) of Erie County’s 2nd Annual Fabulous Golf Outing
U.S. Representative Mike Kelly (PA-03) will be reading a book to pre-school children in New Castle, PA, tomorrow morning,
As the 2014 filing season nears an end, the Internal Revenue Service today issued another strong warning for consumers
Two popular Food Network shows are coming to life at Mercyhurst University this month, thanks to hospitality management students at the Erie and North East campuses.
SafeNet presents TORCH an evening of classic torch songs featuring vocalist’s Lydia Marks and Solitaire Miles.
Secretary of the Commonwealth Carol Aichele today reminded Pennsylvanians that Monday, April 21, is the last day to register to vote
U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (PA-5) today announced a grant opportunity to help train and educate the next generation of agricultural producers
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation invites the public to an open-house meeting
Creative Writers Reading Series concludes April 24 with Doyle’s reading
The public is invited to turn in their unused, unwanted and expired medications for safe disposa.l
Eastside Family Y Hosts Youth Event May 24
Police were kept very busy last night as 7 reports of shots fired were reported.
An Erie man had a rude awakening last night when a bullet was fired through a window of his home.
An Erie family is mourning the loss of a loved one on the second anniversary of his apparent murder.
The investigation continues into a Saturday morning homicide.
Only one incident out of more than half a dozen in the city
After a fire in February, friends and family are helping the victims rebuild.
A section of I-90 was shut down earlier tonight after a car fire had the interstate clogged with emergency vehicles.
One man is dead after a motorcycle accident in Crawford County.
Authorities plan on meeting Monday to discuss the ongoing investigation into Saturday mornings fatal shooting that left an Erie man dead..
More than a hundred runners, some dressed in superhero costumes, participate in first annual "Be a Hero" run at Presque Isle.
The Barber National Institute hosts its seventh annual art show, which comes to a close tomorrow.
For those who cannot afford a dress - or a fancy suit - for prom, a local woman's organization is helping make prom plans become a reality.
BCC played host to a public safety expo, that event coordinators say was informative and drew the community in.
Dozens of people came out to support a Leboeuf Township family who lost their son to brain cancer.
It was all about your child's health and dental hygiene this afternoon at the Millcreek Mall.
3 students remain in intensive care tonight after Wednesday's stabbing spree at Franklin Regional High School near Pittsburgh.
Pennsylvania State Police are asking for your help finding an escapee.
After a legal battle with the city of Erie, gun activist Justin Dillon celebrates his win over the city with supporters.
Realife Assembly hosts third annual Easter Egg Dash at McDowell HS football field.
More than a thousand people from near and far attend the annual Erie Micro Brew Festival.
Hundreds head to PI for a free day of fishing thanks to multiple community partners.
The first Lights, Sirens, Safety: Public Safety Expo kicks off at the Bayfront Convention Center.
Erie police are investigating a fatal shooting that happened early this morning.
According to Frank Janetti, the Mercer County Director of Public Safety, 52 departments were dispatched with more than 30 crews fighting flames in three buildings in the Reynolds Industrial Park near Greenville.
Greg Myers, CEO of Erie RISE Leadership Academy, weighs in on the recent decision by the Erie School Board to issue a notice of non-renewal of the school's charter.
First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden today announced several new initiatives designed to strengthen support for military caregivers.
The Erie County Child Abuse The Erie County Child Abuse Task Force in association with the Crime Victim Center and Safe Harbor Behavioral Health will be hosting the Be A Hero 5k run walk
The Corbett-Cawley Campaign today released the following statement from Lieutenant Governor Jim Cawley
A senior Defense Department official has told Congress Russia's annexation of Crimea will affect and perhaps even reshape the NATO alliance.
A local girl is giving back to the community in a big way.
Ashtabula County is getting a new Veterans Administration Medical Clinic.
An early morning drug sweep by the Trumbull-Ashtabula law enforcement task force put 23 people behind bars in Ohio today.
If you're looking for something to do this weekend you can meet some of those who keep our community safe every day.
Saturday is opening day of trout season, but today, the tradition continued with stocking area creeks and streams with thousands of brown trout.
Community leaders come together to combat crime in Erie County.
Erie City Council will take steps at its next meeting that could combine water, sewer and refuse bills
The Tom Ridge Environmental Center will once again offer an Easter Brunch at their Sunset Cafe.
The Country Fair store on Route 322 in Vernon Township was robbed at gunpoint overnight
A major drug bust in Jamestown, New York, lands several people behind bars.
Pennsylvania’s statewide trout season begins on April 12, prompting the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources to urge anglers and other woodland visitors to take steps to prevent wildfires.
Another sure sign of spring took place this week at Cedar Point
The Pennsylvania Long-Term Care Commission today held its first meeting in a series of regional public meetings, seeking public input
Casey, Member of HELP Committee, Has Pushed Plan to Help Communities, Doctors and Law Enforcement Battle Crisis of Addiction
Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane cautioned consumers to be on the alert for new electricity-related scams.
The season of home improvements is upon us. Before you put your shovel in the ground,
Home to the world’s largest basket and largest Native American earthworks and celebrating 100 years of ice cream
Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve, a Department of Defense office, has selected 162 employers as semifinalists for the 2014 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award.
Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane today warned property owners to beware of "traveling" or "transient" home improvement contractors
Pennsylvania State Police Commissioner Frank Noonan today announced troopers seized over $16 million in heroin, crystal meth and other prohibited drugs in the first quarter of 2014.
VIENNA, VA, (April 11, 2014) – Today SourceAmerica, the national leader in creating job opportunities for people with significant disabilities, began accepting applications for its paid summer internship program, which takes place from June 2 through August 29.
The Internal Revenue Service today released the 2014 version of "The Truth about Frivolous Tax Arguments."
West Ave. in the City of Ashtabula (until further notice) West 30th St. under West Ave. is currently closed through late April for bridge painting. The detour is Lake Ave. to US 20.
To kick off National Osteopathic Medicine Week, medical and pharmacy students of the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine will hold the annual LECOM Healthy Living Fair
ODOT officials will be handing out brochures to local business along SR 531 in Geneva on the Lake between the hours of 11 a.m. and 2 p.m.
Preservation Erie will hold its Greater Erie Awards Thursday, May 1,
Three patients remain hospitalized at Forbes Hospital this morning as a result of injuries sustained on Wednesday at Franklin Regional High School.
Senator Sean D. Wiley (D-Erie) this week was named the Democratic Chairman of the Pennsylvania Senate Aging and Youth Committee.
In Wake of Massive Recall: Casey Calls on DOJ To Push GM To Establish Victims Compensation Fund and Accept Civil Responsibility for Faulty Cars that Cost Lives
There’s been a big shake-up in the Obama camp. Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius has resigned
Residents in the Erie region interested in obtaining a conceal- carry permit gathered in Edinboro to learn more about the process.
Millcreek Police are on the lookout for a man believed to have stolen a vehicle from a local bank.
Mercyhurst University honoring and recognizing Governor Tom Ridge, naming its intelligence studies program after Ridge.
Check out the team competing in Ultimate Wellness Challenge at Eastside YMCA.
How can you get the most out of our Art of Aging page sponsored by the PA Lottery?
Trooper Oler stops by with a preview of the event
Man taken to UPMC Hamot for treatment
The Erie Regional Chamber and Growth Partnership hosted its annual Celebration of Excellence with Keynote Speaker Tom Ridge.
The Erie Seawolves hosted their home opener, kicking off the 20th season at Jerry Uht Park.
U.S. Representative Mike Kelly (PA-03) issued the following statement today regarding language he successfully had inserted into the report for the Fiscal Year 2015 Military
Boards of directors approve resolution to integrate the behavioral health organizations
U.S. Senators Rob Portman (R-OH) and Jay Rockefeller (D-WV) introduced the Medical Evaluation Parity for Servicemembers (MEPS) Act,
Like many of my friends and colleagues in the Pittsburgh region, I was saddened after hearing the news this morning about multiple stabbings at Franklin Regional High School in Murrysville.
Near the conclusion of his trip to the Asia-Pacific region, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel called Republic of Korea Minister of National Defense
Saint Vincent Hospital recognized dozens of volunteers today in honor of National Volunteer Week.
Attorney General Eric Holder, along with Vice President Joe Biden are exploring ideas they say will make guns safer.
Erie County Executive Kathy Dahlkemper is doing her part to raise awareness for child abuse in Erie County.
Following scrutiny from the Pennsylvania Auditor General, The Erie School Board votes to give a non-renewal notice to the Erie Rise Leadership Academy.
A dog attacks two kids in the city of Erie leaving them with serious injuries.
Erie Police are investigating two separate possible abduction incidents.
A 72 year old Ashtabula County woman remains free on bond today, after a pretrial hearing before a Lake County Ohio Judge.
A Forest County man has been charged with theft and criminal mischief in an incident that shut down the Yorktown Plaza Giant Eagle store last October.
They're unsung heroes, otherwise known as volunteers and can make a big difference in any organization.
The PennDOT Office of Public-Private Partnerships (P3) today announced that it is accepting unsolicited proposals for transportation projects from the private sector through April 30.
The Navy will christen the future USS Zumwalt (DDG 1000) on April 12, during a ceremony at General Dynamics-Bath Iron Works shipyard in Bath, Maine.
The Board of Governors of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education (PASSHE) today approved new graduate degree programs
7th Annual Art Show & Sale
THE PRESIDENT: Thank you. Thank you very much. (Applause.) Thank you so much. Please, please, have a seat. Thank you.
Riding season has officially arrived and local experts are sharing tips on how to be safe on the roadways.