Inaugural snow shovel racing event hits Meadville
The sight of scoop shovels at the top of a snow-tubing slope and rumors of sledding downhill on said shovels was enough to intrigue Bill Piccuta of Youngstown, Ohio, to the point of taking the plunge down about 900 feet of crisp, white snow at Whispering Pines Golf Course Monday afternoon.
Jimmy Fallon's 'Tonight Show' debut: Social media reacts
Jimmy Fallon kicked off a new era on "The Tonight Show" Monday night and garnered mostly positive reviews. Here's a sampling of reaction on social media.
Titusville man nominated to fill vacant county fair board post
A Titusville man has been nominated by the Crawford County Fair Board to be appointed to the board to succeed retiring Ivan Rose.
'Love Academy Style' brings back nostalgia of 1970s
The Academy Theatre presents “Love Academy Style” on Feb. 14 and 15 at 7:30 p.m., and Feb. 16 at 2 p.m. at The Academy Theatre, 275 Chestnut St., Meadville.
Former local's Grammy-winning performance still 'surreal'
“Surreal” is how Luke Laird, a former Atlantic resident, described his feelings when he won a Grammy as co-producer of the country music album by Kacey Musgraves, “Same Trailer Different Park.”
As snow falls and temperatures drop, organizers excited for weekend's Winter Fun Days
The Pymatuning Trail Blazers Snowmobile Club and Pymatuning Lake Association have a message to county residents in the wake of this week’s snowstorm — embrace it.
Bluegrass Festival musicians play on with heavy hearts following co-founder Brown's recent passing
“He would be excited — so very, very excited the trio was continuing,” Heather Brown said after stepping off the small musical stage on Friday night at the Days Inn at the 29th annual Winter Blues Bluegrass Festival.
Informal attitude pervades annual Bluegrass Festival
It’s only 6:30 p.m., the stage acts have just begun, and it’s already barely possible to find a parking spot at the Days Inn on Friday during the first night of the Winter Blues Bluegrass Festival. Walk inside, and a man at the door greets you wearing a T-shirt that says “We’ve found the doomsday weapons. They’re here!” This informal attitude pervades the entire festival.
This weekend's Bluegrass Festival dedicated to one of its late founders
Meadville Medical Center’s Hospice of Crawford County dedicates this weekend’s 29th annual Winter Blues Bluegrass Festival to John Brown, who passed away Jan. 6.
Duck Dynasty star to speak at Erie event
Reality TV star Willie Robertson, chief executive officer of the multimillion-dollar sporting goods empire Duck Commander, will be the guest speaker at the Manufacturer & Business Association’s 109th Annual Event, starting at 5:30 p.m. May 17 at Erie Insurance Arena.
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