Less than a year ago, the business manager of the Conneaut School District pleaded guilty to assaulting his then-girlfriend at his home and later filed for personal bankruptcy protection.
When the Crawford County commissioners announced last week the approval of a new management company for the county-owned nursing home, some numbers stood out.
Last week, Auditor General Eugene DePasquale had critical comments for Pennsylvania's school districts that had not updated their policies to comply with one of the state’s keynote legal changes inspired by the Jerry Sandusky child sexual abuse scandal.
Employees and administration at Rolling Fields Elder Care Community and Conneaut School District said they have trained for situations like the EF2 tornado that hit the western Crawford County nursing facility on Tuesday. But watching everyone come together that afternoon, it looked as if it…
Officials at the city of Meadville and Vernon and West Mead townships are to be applauded for their efforts to handle winter maintenance of the Smock Bridge sidewalk. Unfortunately, their common sense plan to keep pedestrians safe seems more likely to land them in hot water with the state’s …
We were pleased to see Jan Feleppa was approved to be the Crawford Central School Board representative for Northwest Tri-County Intermediate Unit Board of Directors recently.
A tragic death reported in our sister paper last week, the (Johnstown) Tribune-Democrat, is a strong reminder for us all to check on your neighbors this winter — especially seniors.
The weather might change from year to year, but the constant throughout the 51 years of the Meadville Halloween Parade has been entertainment.
Pittsburgh earned the moniker City of Champions in 1979 after the Pirates won their fifth World Series, the Steelers captured their third Super Bowl, the Pitt Panthers claimed the Fiesta Bowl, Carnegie Mellon University went undefeated in football, the Penguins finished third in their divisi…
Mere words can’t fully express the sorrow everyone felt when learning of the untimely death of Charles Burns in an accident during a draft horse event at the Crawford County Fair last week.
President Donald Trump has called prescription drug prices in the U.S. “outrageous” and a “rip-off,” and he promised to allow the government to negotiate those prices once in office. That hasn't happened.
There was a time not too long ago when there wasn't much to do in the Meadville area around the Fourth of July that was open to the public.
We’re happy to have had the collection of hazardous household waste and electronic items last Saturday at the Crawford County Fairgrounds, but we've got one small problem with it.
Six months ago, when snow covered roads, and the sun and fun of the summer seemed too far in the future, there was a cry for help for the Thurston Classic.
We’d like to give the organizers a well-deserved thank-you for the Creek Connections Student Research Symposium at Allegheny College last week.
With the political discourse and rancor seemingly the norm in Washington these days, it was refreshing to have candidates for Meadville mayor and Meadville City Council engage in a civil discussion Monday night.
The Meadville Area Senior High boys basketball team might have won a silver medal last weekend in the PIAA Class 5A championship game, but the Bulldogs are gold medalists to us.
When the Meadville hockey team gutted out 2-1 overtime victory over Carrick in the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Hockey League Division 2 championship on Wednesday night at the UPMC Lemieux Sports Complex, it ended the team's championship drought.
Congratulations to the Cochranton community for stepping up and filling a need with the Community Services Complex on North Franklin Street.
Crawford Central School Board member Glenn Tuttle outraged many people when his social media posts were made public last month.