Millcreek's Presque Isle Fish & Farm aims to finally open in March after unplanned upgradesErie Times News19 HOURS AGO
A new bakery has opened in Ashtabula, OhioIsla ChiuNewsBreak Contributor
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A new restaurant has opened in Ashtabula, OhioIsla ChiuNewsBreak Contributor
Two hospitalized after police chase ends across state lines
An interstate police chase on Interstate 90 left two people hospitalized early Monday morning. Around 1:30 a.m. on Feb. 19, state police in Girard were notified by the Ohio Highway Patrol for help in pursuing a Toyota SUV traveling east on I-90 at a high speed. After crossing the state border into Pennsylvania, the chase […]
Bus driver shortage prompts new look at how Millcreek will get students to and from school
The Millcreek Township School District would like to have 90 school bus drivers. As of early this month, it had 60. School bus drivers are in short supply, not only here but nationally. And that's causing problems for both school districts and families. Students at three secondary schools in the...
Delight in Authenticity: Erie's 4 Unmissable Italian Eateries
In this article, we'll be exploring four exquisite Italian restaurants located in Erie. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these establishments yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts. Please feel free to share your experiences in the comments section below!
Millcreek's Presque Isle Fish & Farm aims to finally open in March after unplanned upgrades
So, just how long does it take to open a new fish market?. Jim Shaffer, the owner of Presque isle Fish & Farm in Millcreek Township, will tell you that the answer is longer than he ever imagined. But the good news, he said, is that the fish market, located...
Erie's East Side Renaissance focuses on building/housing renovations in Parade Street area
The East Side Renaissance plan focuses on various improvements along Parade Street between East Sixth and East 12th streets, and nearby neighborhoods.
Crash reported on Nauvoo Road in Fairview Township
FAIRVIEW TOWNSHIP, Pa. — A crash was reported on Nauvoo Road and Cedars Road in Fairview Township. Crews are responding to the scene. No injuries were reported. Click the video player above to watch other afternoon headlines from WGAL News 8. This story was curated by Hearst's WGAL Alert...
Erie Eclipse 2024: Glasses to protect your eyes and where to buy
Erie, Pa. (WJET/WFXP) — With the Great American Eclipse quickly approaching, eclipse glasses are a top-ticket item, and the most important item for the eclipse. The total eclipse, which lands on Monday, April 8, will plunge Erie into almost four minutes of darkness. While it is safe to look at the sun during totality, it […]
Erie’s Eclipse 2024: Advice and safety tips to know ahead of April
(WJET/WFXP) — The countdown to Erie’s total solar eclipse this April is ticking closer as we are less than two months away. But as you get ready for the short-lived event, safety should be at the top of your list, and Millcreek Township has you covered. The eclipse will hit the Erie region on April […]
Straw Hat Sundae Shop to leave Flagship City Food Hall; only 2 original vendors remain
Straw Hat Sundae Shop, one of the original vendors when the Flagship City Food Hall opened in November 2021, will soon be leaving. Straw Hat, which serves ice cream from Penn State's Berkey Creamery, is expected to leave the food hall by the end of the month, said Drew Whiting, CEO of the Erie Downtown Development Corp., which operates the food hall.
Abandoned west side home engulfed in flames, cause unknown
A fire broke out in the city of Erie Tuesday night in an abandoned home. Calls for the blaze came just before 7:30 p.m. in the 600 block of West 19th St. Neighbors said they saw people outside of their home near the house and called the police. Both police and fire departments arrived to […]
Lake Erie beachfront land, born out of a bankruptcy, is going fast in North East Township
Bankruptcy of beloved Dohler Cottages spawned plan to put upscale homes on stretch of beach on Lake Erie near Pa.-N.Y. line. The lots have started to sell, with heightened activity expected in 2024. Erie Times-News. Dohler Cottages filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in 2019, signaling demise of spot vacationers...
Totality: The American Eclipse Debut in 2017
The Documentary explores why a total Solar Eclipse has such a profound effect on those who witness it. Residents of Erie County are less than 50 days away from viewing the Eclipse. Writer and Director Eryl Cochran discussed the 2017 Documentary with Erie News Now. The 63-minute Documentary is not...
Pole barn fire shuts down portion of upper Peach Street
Editor’s note: The story has been updated as more information is made available. Fire crews from Perry Highway Hose Company and Kearsarge Fire Department responded to a fire in the 8700 block of Peach Street Monday morning. That fire broke out at LM Wander & Sons Landscaping around 8 a.m. where smoke could be seen […]
Two injured in early morning accident
Girard, Pa. (WJET/WFXP) — Two people were sent to the hospital after an early morning collision on I-90. Calls for this accident went out just after 1:40 am near the 9-mile marker of Interstate 90 Eastbound. According to Pennsylvania State Police, one vehicle had rear-ended another vehicle resulting in two people suffering minor injuries. Subsequently, […]
Homes in Erie County sold for lower prices recently: See how much here
Newly released data for November shows that potential buyers and sellers in Erie County saw houses sell for lower than the previous month's median sale price of $179,900. The median home sold for $175,000, an analysis of data from Realtor.com shows. That means November, the most recent month for which figures are available, was down 2.7% from October.
Spec-tacular new program gives public school students free eye exams, glasses
Spec-tacular new program gives public school students free eye exams, glasses.
From Walmart to future nurse: ECAT helps Erie woman begin health-care career
Erie Center for Arts & Technology offers adult career training programs and after-school arts classes for students at no cost to Erie County residents. Lanae Gamble had graduated from Erie High School and was working at Walmart in early 2022 when she received a Facebook link that jumpstarted her career in health care.
"Snappy," the Gull Found Frozen to Dobbin's Landing, Released into Wild After Month-Long Rehabilitation
After over a month of rehabilitation, "Snappy," the Herring gull found frozen to the ground on Dobbin's Landing with a fish hook stuck in it's foot, was successfully reintroduced to the wild Tuesday afternoon at the same place he was initially found. Denise Bauman was the first person to notice...
Mischler to return to Cathedral Prep as offensive coordinator
In local high school football news, former state-championship head coach Mike Mischler is returning to Cathedral Prep to join head coach Mike Krahe’s staff. Mischler, a five-time state championship winning coach of hte Ramblers will lead the offense as the program’s next offensive coordinator. Mischler won more than 200 games with 20 years at Cathedral […]
Rabbi warns of possible dangers following Erie City Council's call for ceasefire
Rabbi warns of possible dangers following Erie City Council's call for ceasefire.