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Three local universities have now merged together

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) - Three local universities officially are now one.The California University of Pennsylvania, Clarion University of Pennsylvania, and Edinboro University are now Pennsylvania Western University.The Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education decided to merge six of its universities into two because of declining enrollment.
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Meadville Woman Arrested for Shooting Man

Pennsylvania State Police have charged a woman for shooting a man early Friday morning in Crawford County, according to a news release. It happened in the 19700 block of Forest Green Dr. in West Mead Township around 2 a.m. Autumn Long, 27, of Meadville, pulled out a 9mm gun and...
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Victim’s mother reacts to recent arrest of two murder suspects

This week Erie Police announced the arrest of two teenagers in connection with the murder of 13-year0old Kasir Gambill. Kasir’s mother has been waiting a year and a half to see justice. We had the chance to sit down and speak with her about her thoughts on the arrests and what is to come next. […]
ERIE, PA

Local sandwich shop celebrates 10 years

One local sandwich shop is celebrating its 10th anniversary of business just outside the Millcreek Mall. Picasso’s is celebrating this weekend with various giveaways for the first 50 customers. The giveaways include a free sandwich, a free 10 year anniversary Picasso’s t-shirt, and even a chance for free Picasso’s for an entire year. The owners […]

Erie Donut Factory now open

A new local donut shop opened its doors on Friday morning. The Erie Donut Factory moved into the Summit Plaza along Peach Street. The donut shop offered limited supplies of donuts after a machine broke overnight, but they said that supplies will be fully stocked in the coming days. Along with offering different kinds of […]
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State Police Investigate Burglary at Albion Cemetery

Pennsylvania State Police are investigating a burglary at Albion Cemetery. It reportedly happened June 30 between 10:30 and 11 p.m. at the cemetery, which is located at S. Main St. and S. Park Ave. The suspect(s) reportedly kicked the door to break into a cemetery building and steal two STIHL...
ALBION, PA

Bob’s Discount Furniture and Mattress Store opens on Peach Street

A regional furniture chain planted its roots in Summit Township on Friday. Bob’s discount Furniture and Mattress store opened on Peach Street for the chain’s 161st store nationwide. During the stores opening ceremony, two $2,500 checks were presented to the children’s advocacy center and to the Veterans Miracle Center of Erie. The regional manager said […]
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City of Erie to Light up Sky with Fireworks Sunday Night

Fireworks will light up the sky in the City of Erie Sunday night. The annual Lights Over Lake Erie fireworks display will start at 10 p.m. The display will be synchronized to music, which will be played on location at the Bicentennial Tower and on the radio at 103.7 FM.
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Motorcyclist Injured in East Erie Crash

A motorcyclist was injured in a crash on Erie's east side Friday afternoon. It was reported at E. 24th and German St. around 3:36 p.m. The motorcycle collided with another vehicle, according to reports at the scene. There's no word on who is at fault. The crash caused the motorcycle...
ERIE, PA

Current power outages in Erie

Update: As of 9:30 p.m. Friday, the number of people without power in Erie has gone down to 58 total. There are 13 reported power outages in the City of Erie, 44 still in Harborcreek, and less than five in Millcreek. Update: As of 9 p.m. Friday, the numbers continue to fluctuate as there are […]
ERIE, PA

Flo Fabrizio Ice Center thaws out to host Glenwood Flea Market

The Flo Fabrizio Ice Center “thawed out” on Saturday and welcomed local artisan vendors to the Glenwood Flea Market. On July 2 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. people of all ages were invited to browse through a fusion of local artisan vendors to your average flea market sales with products spanning from unique creations, […]
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Second Annual New Blossoms New Life 5k

One by one, families crossed the finished line for the second annual New Blossoms New Life 5K on Saturday morning at the Harborcreek Community Park. Tim Benacci, the COO of the New Blossoms New Life Organization said, "A lot of people are here with their children, who are New Blossom babies, so to see the community just get involved, everything that we do, stays locals with local families and to see them coming back and just supporting the organization is awesome."
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Friday Night Storms Hits Harborcreek

Severe weather swept through parts of Erie County on Friday night, tearing down powerlines, uprooting trees and grinding transit to a halt for several hours. Storms started around 6 pm, primarily hitting Harborcreek township near the intersection of Buffalo and Depot Roads. Tree limbs fell on top of houses, downed...
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Harley Davidson of Erie celebrates 50 years

The Harley Davidson Dealership in Erie is celebrating its 50th anniversary of business on Saturday. They celebrated by hosting an open house for local bikers and customers to enjoy. A free lunch was provided to those in attendance as well. This lunch featured a fully cooked pig roast. The owners of the dealership, who purchased […]
ERIE, PA

Albion kicks off weekend fireworks festival

One of the many Fourth of July celebrations is taking place this week in Albion. The Albion Fireworks Festival, located in the Albion Borough Park and Fairgrounds, is happening on Saturday and Sunday and will conclude with fireworks on Sunday night. We made a visit to the fairgrounds to see what festivities people should be […]
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New Donut Shop Opens in Erie, Quickly Sells Out

Erie's newest donut shop got off to a big start Friday morning. Erie Donut Factory opened for the first time at 5 a.m. and promptly sold out by 5:30 a.m. It is located in the Summit Plaza on Peach St. The owners said they have more than 30 varieties of...
ERIE, PA
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Erie Humane Society Host "Party on the Porch" Event

The Party on the Porch included live music, beer, and hot dogs. All for a good cause to show support to local businesses and nonprofits. The Erie Humane Society, Isle Surf and Skate, Voodoo Brewery, and E Dogs were set up there from 2-6. They received donations and sold tickets...
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Glenwood Flea to Welcome Shoppers, Vendors Saturday

The Glenwood Flea will welcome shoppers and vendors for its first event of the summer Saturday, July 2. It runs from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. indoors at the Flo Fabrizio Ice Center. People of all ages can check out a fusion of local artisan vendors to your average flea market sales with products spanning from crocheted creations, hand-poured candles, loads of books and second-hand treasures, according to organizers.
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