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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 […]

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...

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...

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...

New donut shop opens in Erie

A new donut shop opened its doors in Erie early Friday morning. The Erie Donut Factory — 5043 Peach St. — saw a large turnout despite one of its machines breaking before opening day. The donut shop is offering a limited supply of donuts, but says supplies will be fully stocked in the coming days. […]

Bob's Discount Furniture Opens New Store in Summit Township

Bob's Discount Furniture celebrated the opening of its new store in Summit Township with a ribbon-cutting Friday morning. Officials also marked the occasion by presenting a $2,500 check to the Veterans Miracle Center of Erie and another for the same amount to the Children's Advocacy Center of Erie. The 25,000-square-foot...

PSP seeking Erie suspects who fired shots at troopers

(WJET/WFXP/ — The Pennsylvania State Police are seeking two suspects that allegedly fired shots at a PSP trooper. Shadarryl Jones, 29, and Rakeem Jones, 29, both of Erie, are wanted for the incident. According to a PSP report, PSP troopers began following a red 2003 Mitsubishi Montero Sport SUV at about 1:30 a.m. on June […]

Two injured in overnight accident on E. 8th St.

Two people are injured after crashing in Erie overnight. Calls went out just after 1:30 a.m. Friday for an accident in the 600 block of East 8th Street. According to Erie Police, the driver of the car lost control, and slammed into a parked vehicle. Two people were taken to the hospital for treatment. There […]

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.

Dunkin' to be built in Girard after former Heartland Inn and Cafe burned to make way

A Dunkin' restaurant is headed to Girard on the location of the former Heartland Inn and Cafe. Dunkin' franchisee DALRT Inc. said in a news release that it will begin construction plans this month to open a "next gen" Dunkin' at 9101 West Ridge Road, Girard. It will be DALRT's 13th store, including nine already in western Pennsylvania, and is projected to open in the spring of 2023.

New furniture store opens on upper Peach Street

A regional furniture chain has planted its roots in Summit Township. Bob’s Discount Furniture and Mattress Store opened on Peach Street Friday, marking the chain’s 161st store nationwide. The store is located at 6680 Peach St. During the store’s opening ceremony, two $2,500 checks were presented to the Children’s Advocacy Center and to the Veterans […]

New green space park, trail opens in City of Corry

The City of Corry was celebrating a special addition to the community on Friday. Dozens of folks got a first hand look at a new green space park and trail. Brian Wilk explains.  The new three-acre green space park and 1,400 foot limestone trail sits on Mead Street across from Mead Park. The trail is also […]

Erie woman, 22, sentenced for fatally stabbing brother

A 22-year-old Erie woman was sentenced on Thursday morning for fatally stabbing her brother. According to the Erie Times News, Mya Moore has been accused of criminal homicide, aggravated assault, and other charges in the death of her 25-year-old brother Marcus Moore. Moore pleaded guilty to voluntary manslaughter, a first-degree felony, in April after fatally […]

Erie Woman Sentenced to 4-10 Years in Prison for Fatally Stabbing Brother

An Erie woman who pleaded guilty in the fatal stabbing of her own brother will spend as much as a decade behind bars. Mya Moore, 23, was sentenced Thursday to serve four to 10 years in prison for voluntary manslaughter. One year of mandatory re-entry supervision was also ordered, as well as one year of probation.

Police investigating motorcycle accident near E. 24th & German

Erie Police are investigating a crash involving a motorcyclist. The accident happened around 3:40 p.m. Friday near East 24th and German streets. A motorcycle can be seen in the video being loaded on the back of a tow truck. At this time, there is no word on any injuries or what may have caused the […]

State Police Identify 2 Men Wanted for Attempted Homicide for Firing at Police

Investigators identified two men wanted after opening fire on Pennsylvania State Police troopers and a City of Erie Police officer over the weekend. It came during a news conference held by State Police on Friday to provide an update on the investigation. Police showed video from both police vehicles involved, which captured the suspects firing at police.

Fourth of July: Where to see Fireworks, parades this holiday weekend

(WJET/WFXP/ — If you’re looking to celebrate the Fourth of July holiday this weekend and aren’t sure what to do, we have compiled a list for you of local fireworks shows and parades so you don’t miss a thing. Fireworks Lights Over Lake Erie: Sunday, July 3 — 10 p.m. at Dobbins Landing in downtown […]