CAMBRIDGE SPRINGS — The candles were lit Saturday morning as four Cambridge Springs High School students earned the Boy Scouts of America distinction of Eagle Scout in a ceremony at Cambridge Springs First Baptist Church.
HARRISBURG — A new school rating website intended to provide more context and more detail about how schools are performing was unveiled by the state Department of Education on Thursday.
A Meadville man is headed to trial on charges that he punched a car window with his fist, shattering it, and grabbed a woman by the throat during a Highland Avenue domestic dispute.
COCHRANTON — When the lights were lit in Cochranton on Friday night, it was a trip to holidays past. A few hundred people came out for the inaugural Heritage Christmas Display Light-Up Night, celebrating the community spirit of Christmas and the meaningful impact H. L. Moore and his company …
HARRISBURG – A move to change the way Medical Assistance busing is managed could save the state $15 million a year, but county officials worry about the problems the change could bring.
About 40 students from Conneaut Area Senior High School, under the direction of teachers Eugene Bocan and Mike Vorisek, picked up litter along the Pennsylvania shoreline of Pymatuning Reservoir on Nov. 7.
A musical Christmas cantata titled “An Evening in December” will be presented by a community choir at 7 p.m. Dec. 1 at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church near Cambridge Springs and at 7 p.m. Dec. 2 at Cambridge Springs United Methodist Church.
A sobriety checkpoint within Crawford County is planned by Pennsylvania State Police at Meadville for the Thanksgiving holiday weekend.
VERNON TOWNSHIP — Business at Acutec Aerospace Inc. continues to climb to new heights as the manufacturing company is moving into additional leased production space at the Crawford Business Park in Vernon Township.
The Meadville Community Thanksgiving Dinner is back from noon to 1 p.m. Thursday at the Family & Community Christian Association (FCCA).
HARRISBURG – Experts told a commission appointed to examine the state’s public pension system there are ways to save billions in cost, while concluding investment managers have underreported fees by another $3.8 billion.
MERCER — Pennsylvania State Police at Mercer are asking the public’s help in locating a Grove City man wanted on kidnapping and other charges the Mercer and Grove City areas on Monday.
The Erie VA Medical Center's resource fair and town hall scheduled for tonight at the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2006, 1045 S. Morgan St., has been cancelled because of inclement weather.
There’s a winter weather advisory today from 10 a.m. through 3 a.m. Friday as a complex storm system brings widespread precipitation across the region, according to the National Weather Service in Cleveland.
The Baldwin-Reynolds House Museum goes Hollywood for 2018’s Trees of Christmas celebration this and next weekend. Sponsored by the Meadville Garden Club, this year’s theme is “A Reel Classic Christmas” with decorations inspired by some of the silver screen’s most beloved films.
Crawford County's proposed 2019 budget is currently between $4.5 million to $5 million out of balance, according to county commissioners.
With a preliminary 2019 budget of $9.9 million that includes a deficit of $270,000, Meadville City Council began its tour through the details of next year’s projected revenues and expenditures Wednesday at the first of two special study sessions.
HARRISBURG — Gov. Tom Wolf on Wednesday held a ceremonial bill signing to celebrate Act 79, which eliminates a loophole to keep firearms out of the hands of abusers.
Crawford County municipalities are receiving $310,000 for volunteer firefighter relief associations, the state Department of the Auditor General announced Tuesday.
Crawford County residents will have two opportunities next year to dispose of household hazardous waste and electronics properly.
With under four hours remaining, the annual food drive to benefit Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest Pennsylvania so far remains below 6,000 pounds of nonperishable food donated.
Today's the day for the greater Meadville community to help stock the shelves of Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest Pennsylvania and its member agencies in Crawford County.
The original plan was for Armendia Dixon to meet Lisbet Searle-White's mother, Jane White, who was in town from North Carolina. They had both grown up in Laurel, Mississippi, a town in the southeastern corner of the state beset by segregation during their childhoods.
HARRISBURG — State Rep. Bryan Cutler, R-Lancaster County, was elected the new majority leader in the state House Tuesday, taking the position vacated when state Rep. Dave Reed, R-Indiana County, opted not to seek re-election.
COCHRANTON — Borough Council has given unanimous approval to a 2019 preliminary budget of $1.24 million that doesn't increase taxes or the water, sewer or garbage rates for borough residents.
COCHRANTON — Voluntary residential recycling in Cochranton will continue as Borough Council has approved a new three-year garbage collection contract as well as modifications to the borough's burning ordinance.
ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — The longtime former leader of a champion Pennsylvania-based drum and bugle corps has been charged with sexually assaulting two women.
Grants of $25,000 are on their way to help improve security-related concerns at Conneaut, Crawford Central and PENNCREST school districts.
VERNON TOWNSHIP — Help is on the way to the third grade classrooms at Cochranton Elementary but not to other Crawford Central School District classes that are over or near district guidelines for class size.
Meadville City Council has once again unanimously approved free holiday parking for the downtown area. As in the past, the two-hour limit for parking remains in effect even though parking is free.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Stan Lee, the creative dynamo who revolutionized the comic book and helped make billions for Hollywood by introducing human frailties in superheroes such as Spider-Man, the Fantastic Four and the Incredible Hulk, died Monday. He was 95.
If it takes seven minutes to fill an 80-gallon tub with just the cold tap open and eight minutes with just the hot tap open, how long will it take to fill a 562-acre reservoir with the skies open periodically — and if nearby residents run hoses from their backyards to the lake, will that mak…
As we start to shiver and search for the mittens and scarves that have not been seen since April, I thought one more quick trip north may be in order before the interstate resembles a bumper car ride at Conneaut Lake Park. (You know, the one they call “dodge 'em” but yet no one seems to know…
Nearly 75 years after the end of World War II, two Crawford County men, among the oldest remaining survivors of the war remaining in the region, vividly recall the battles and campaigns that shaped both history and their own lives. The two men fought on opposite sides of the world, but like …
In mid-October, we embarked on a five-day road trip through Tennessee’s Upper Cumberland region in hopes of writing a column about the area’s fall foliage.
The Meadville area can expect some snow this afternoon, but areas north of Meadville are seeing some significant winter weather today as the first arctic air blast of the season moves through the Great Lakes region.
Crawford County veterans who haven't filed their discharge papers from military service with the county Register and Recorder's Office are being urged to so.
The Trump administration has announced a rule that would allow religious employers, nonprofits, including educational institutions, and family-owned private businesses to opt out of an Affordable Care Act requirement that health care plans provide free birth control.