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The Chronicle-Telegram
Freedom 5, Crushers 1: Lake Erie drops 4th straight; manager Cameron Roth still winlessAVON — The change in managers earlier this week hasn’t provided the spark the L
Freedom 5, Crushers 1: Lake Erie drops 4th straight; manager Cameron Roth still winless
The Chronicle-Telegram / Posted an hour ago
AVON — The change in managers earlier this week hasn’t provided the spark the Lake Erie Crushers were hoping for. At least not yet. With the Crushers’ bats failing to generate much offense Thursday night, Lake Erie dropped a 5-1 decision to the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Area fire companies and first responders invited to a grant workshopNew York fire departments, EMS organizations and other local first-responders h
Area fire companies and first responders invited to a grant workshop
The Buffalo News / Posted an hour ago
New York fire departments, EMS organizations and other local first-responders have been invited to a grant workshop at the Erie County Emergency Services Training & Operation Center at 3359 Broadway in Cheektowaga at 6:30 p.m. July 25. Rep. Brian... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Officials Team Up To Stop Tamperingthese cases in Chautauqua County," said Swanson, who formerly prosecuted these
Officials Team Up To Stop Tampering
The Post-Journal / Posted an hour ago
these cases in Chautauqua County," said Swanson, who formerly prosecuted these types of cases when working in the Erie County District Attorney's Office. "We are involved in and committed to arrests of this nature," said Jamestown Police... Read more
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The Post-Journal
In Years Paststate Labor Department labor market analyst, said the loss of jobs and business
In Years Past
The Post-Journal / Posted an hour ago
state Labor Department labor market analyst, said the loss of jobs and businesses part of the recession the region had experienced the last couple years. ''The recession has lingered longer in Chautauqua County than in other places,'' he said.... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Mayor draws fire over her resolution on waterToledo Mayor Paula Hicks-Hudson on Thursday for her decision not to ask federal
Mayor draws fire over her resolution on water
The Toledo Blade / Posted 2 hours ago
Toledo Mayor Paula Hicks-Hudson on Thursday for her decision not to ask federal authorities to designate Western Lake Erie as “impaired.” Mr. Ferner and others have pressed the city administration to seek the official designation because they... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
A presidential bar and more: Cleveland for conventioneerspie and Cornish pasties. The glittering Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Museum, hou
A presidential bar and more: Cleveland for conventioneers
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 2 hours ago
pie and Cornish pasties. The glittering Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Museum, housed in a glass pyramid on the banks of Lake Erie, is hosting "Louder Than Words: Rock, Power and Politics," an exhibit about rock music's activism in civil rights,... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Buffalo man arrested for having meth in his pickup truckmethamphetamine packaged for sale, along with other illegal drugs and pills, so
Buffalo man arrested for having meth in his pickup truck
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 hours ago
methamphetamine packaged for sale, along with other illegal drugs and pills, some powdered crack cocaine, a digital drug scale, needles and drug packaging. Yelder has been in custody at the Erie County Holding Center since the March 30 traffic... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Evidence shows tangled web involving judge, ‘Unc Steve’He was named an assistant corporation counsel for the City of Buffalo in 2010,
Evidence shows tangled web involving judge, ‘Unc Steve’
The Buffalo News / Posted 4 hours ago
He was named an assistant corporation counsel for the City of Buffalo in 2010, and was named associate counsel of the Erie County Water Authority, earning $117,000 a year, in 2011. A year later, he became general counsel of the Water Authority... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Buffalo woman admits role in Falls robberyof the Falls. Robinson has been offered the same plea deal as Hestor, but he a
Buffalo woman admits role in Falls robbery
The Buffalo News / Posted 5 hours ago
of the Falls. Robinson has been offered the same plea deal as Hestor, but he also faces separate robbery charges in Erie County and is awaiting the results of court-ordered psychiatric examinations in both counties. Imani Hardy, 17, of... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Pigeon’s once-tight but limited ties to Cuomo loosenand Pigeon took root in 2002 amid Cuomo’s first bid for the Democratic gubernat
Pigeon’s once-tight but limited ties to Cuomo loosen
The Buffalo News / Posted 5 hours ago
and Pigeon took root in 2002 amid Cuomo’s first bid for the Democratic gubernatorial nomination and Pigeon’s last days as Erie County Democratic chairman. Pigeon was the only upstate county chairman to endorse Cuomo over the establishment choice... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Power broker Pigeon charged, with hints there may be more to comebefore the Central New York judge now assigned to the case – Supreme Court Just
Power broker Pigeon charged, with hints there may be more to come
The Buffalo News / Posted 6 hours ago
before the Central New York judge now assigned to the case – Supreme Court Justice Donald F. Cerio Jr. Pigeon, the former Erie County Democratic chairman and a former political adviser to Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo, was arraigned on nine felony counts –... Read more
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The Buffalo News
The judge and ‘Unc Steve’: prosecutors claim a friendship crossed the lineHe was named an assistant corporation counsel for the city of Buffalo in 2010,
The judge and ‘Unc Steve’: prosecutors claim a friendship crossed the line
The Buffalo News / Posted 6 hours ago
He was named an assistant corporation counsel for the city of Buffalo in 2010, and was named associate counsel of the Erie County Water Authority, earning $117,000 a year, in 2011. A year later, he became general counsel of the water... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Presidential events in Buffalo cost taxpayers $200,000+On Your Side. Thousands of people packed into the First Niagara Center for the
Presidential events in Buffalo cost taxpayers $200,000+
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 6 hours ago
On Your Side. Thousands of people packed into the First Niagara Center for the April 18 event. Between Buffalo Police, the Erie County Sheriff's Office, New York State Troopers and police from the NFTA, Amherst and Town of Tonawanda, it cost more... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
DA: Kevin Hart entourage poser stole credit card numbersN.Y.- A man who stole credit cards and posed as a member of comedian Kevin Hart
DA: Kevin Hart entourage poser stole credit card numbers
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 6 hours ago
N.Y.- A man who stole credit cards and posed as a member of comedian Kevin Hart's entourage has been indicted, Acting Erie County District Attorney Michael J. Flaherty, Jr. said. Leland Burks has been charged with two counts of First Degree... Read more
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Herkimer Evening Telegram
Valley View Courts to receive state fundingapproved three grants through its Public Housing Modernization Program to upgra
Valley View Courts to receive state funding
Herkimer Evening Telegram / Posted 6 hours ago
approved three grants through its Public Housing Modernization Program to upgrade facilities in Herkimer, Jefferson and Erie counties that house nearly 350 families, according to a news release. "Gov. Andrew Cuomo is delivering on his commitment... Read more
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examiner.com
Northern Ohio Hurricanes one of Cleveland's best summer baseball programsthinks they can do better than what they see. The founder of the program usuall
Northern Ohio Hurricanes one of Cleveland's best summer baseball programs
examiner.com / Posted 7 hours ago
thinks they can do better than what they see. The founder of the program usually takes things they like from their experiences, but more important, sees things they DON'T like, and a vision is formed. It's kind of how the Northern Ohio... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Fundraisers support new Vietnam memorialby Rusin and Old man River, True Value Home Center donated the paint and Americ
Fundraisers support new Vietnam memorial
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 7 hours ago
by Rusin and Old man River, True Value Home Center donated the paint and American Legion Post 264 is a sponsor and the Erie Canal Gateway Lions Club are both sponsoring the fundraiser. The hot dog eating contest will have a $20 entry fee. You... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Child shot in the head fighting for his lifemother said he has no functions on the left side of his body. He remains in cri
Child shot in the head fighting for his life
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 7 hours ago
mother said he has no functions on the left side of his body. He remains in critical condition in the Intensive Car Unit at Erie County Medical Center. The violence has his mother hurting and angry. "It keeps going in a circle and going in a... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Area bomb squad warns of July Fourth fireworks dangersdebris hit the ground. The bomb squad showed us how quickly fireworks can blow
Area bomb squad warns of July Fourth fireworks dangers
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 7 hours ago
debris hit the ground. The bomb squad showed us how quickly fireworks can blow off a hand or more. In fact, weeks ago the Erie County Sheriff investigated a case of teens shooting off mortars from a moving car. A young man blew off part of his... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Reporters’ Notebookwith disabilities and their families, has begun at United Refining Co.’s Kwik F
Reporters’ Notebook
The Buffalo News / Posted 8 hours ago
with disabilities and their families, has begun at United Refining Co.’s Kwik Fill and Red Apple Food Mart locations in Erie and Chautauqua counties and in Warren County, Pa. It continues through July 17. Customers are invited to buy a paper... Read more
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examiner.com
During special events, gatherings with family, friends, engage don't phubbDuring Independence Day special events, it is important for individuals to enga
During special events, gatherings with family, friends, engage don't phubb
examiner.com / Posted 8 hours ago
During Independence Day special events, it is important for individuals to engage rather than phub. On June 30, Go Erie reports on ways families can limit tech time during family outings and vacations. They suggest making clear in families when it... Read more
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The Buffalo News
St. Vincent de Paul Summer Camp to leave Angola after this summerThis summer will mark the last year that the St. Vincent de Paul Summer Camp wi
St. Vincent de Paul Summer Camp to leave Angola after this summer
The Buffalo News / Posted 8 hours ago
This summer will mark the last year that the St. Vincent de Paul Summer Camp will be on the shores of Lake Erie in Angola, the Society of St. Vincent De Paul announced Thursday. The Board of Directors of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul voted to... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Hearing gunshots, Buffalo boy opens door to get siblings to safety and is shotstruck him. Now, Rodriguez and a 20-year-old man police say may have been the
Hearing gunshots, Buffalo boy opens door to get siblings to safety and is shot
The Buffalo News / Posted 8 hours ago
struck him. Now, Rodriguez and a 20-year-old man police say may have been the intended target are in critical condition at Erie County Medical Center. Michael Clark, who identified himself as the boyfriend of Juan’s mother, said he believes... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Kissimmee, Lakeland finalists for Magic's D-League locationbegins,” Martins said. The Magic want their Florida-based affiliate to begin p
Kissimmee, Lakeland finalists for Magic's D-League location
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 8 hours ago
begins,” Martins said. The Magic want their Florida-based affiliate to begin play as early as the 2017-18 season. The Erie BayHawks, based in northwest Pennsylvania, are the Magic’s current D-League affiliate. In that arrangement, the Magic... Read more
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Daily Mail
911 logs reveal youngest Orlando victim, 18, begging for helpwas celebrating her high school graduation. She was set to play college basketb
911 logs reveal youngest Orlando victim, 18, begging for help
Daily Mail / Posted 8 hours ago
was celebrating her high school graduation. She was set to play college basketball at Mercyhurst University in Erie, Pennsylvania. Her call was one of many taken by the Orange County Sheriff's department after Orlando Police's 911 call... Read more
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The Buffalo News
West Seneca receives $411,000 in grant money, more than any other local librarySeven libraries in Erie and Niagara counties have been awarded state grants for
West Seneca receives $411,000 in grant money, more than any other local library
The Buffalo News / Posted 9 hours ago
Seven libraries in Erie and Niagara counties have been awarded state grants for renovations, updates, roofs and upgraded accessibility. The state Education Department awarded $14 million in grants to libraries throughout the state, including... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Fireworks in Colorado 2016: List of where to see 4th of July fireworks shows in Denver, Aurora, morePark (5150 S. Windermere Street) and Belleview Park (5001 S. Inca Street). See
Fireworks in Colorado 2016: List of where to see 4th of July fireworks shows in Denver, Aurora, more
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 10 hours ago
Park (5150 S. Windermere Street) and Belleview Park (5001 S. Inca Street). See which park is hosting which events here. ERIE -- Erie and the Colorado National Gulf Club will host a 3rd of July Extravaganza on SUNDAY, July 3. Admission is free... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Tifft Nature Preserve debuts public artunveiled a colorful, new installation from the Albright-Knox Art Gallery on Thu
Tifft Nature Preserve debuts public art
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 10 hours ago
unveiled a colorful, new installation from the Albright-Knox Art Gallery on Thursday. Congressman Brian Higgins, Deputy Erie County Executive Maria Whyte, Buffalo Museum of Science President and CEO Marisa Wigglesworth and Albright-Knox Curator... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Schneiderman comments on Pigeon corruption caseGeneral Eric Schneiderman was in Buffalo Thursday afternoon to address the indi
Schneiderman comments on Pigeon corruption case
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 11 hours ago
General Eric Schneiderman was in Buffalo Thursday afternoon to address the indictment of political operative and former Erie County Democratic Committee Chairman Steve Pigeon. Pigeon entered a not guilty plea in State Supreme Court Thursday... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Hospice gets a boostrepresents a boost per adult bed of $15,000 – to $105,000 from $90,000 per year
Hospice gets a boost
Sarnia Observer / Posted 11 hours ago
represents a boost per adult bed of $15,000 – to $105,000 from $90,000 per year – said Ralph Ganter, acting CEO of the Erie St. Clair Local Health Integration Network (LHIN), which oversees funding for the hospice. “It gives them a little bit... Read more
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ABC News
Best Water Parks as Picked by TravelersNew Jersey #7: Water Country USA, Williamsburg, Virginia #8: Kahuna Laguna, N
Best Water Parks as Picked by Travelers
ABC News / Posted 12 hours ago
New Jersey #7: Water Country USA, Williamsburg, Virginia #8: Kahuna Laguna, North Conway, New Hampshire #9: Splash Lagoon Indoor Water Park Resort, Erie, Pennsylvania #10: Dollywood's Splash Country Water Adventure Park, Pigeon Forge, Ten... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
County Clerk Jacobs promotes ridesharinglegislative session, the State Senate voted to allow ridesharing upstate, but t
County Clerk Jacobs promotes ridesharing
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 12 hours ago
legislative session, the State Senate voted to allow ridesharing upstate, but the Assembly did not. Jacobs, who is also Erie County Clerk, said it is not fair. “As western New York pushes into the 21st century, Albany is holding this region... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Pigeon pleads not guiltyBUFFALO, NY – Former Erie County Democratic Committee Chairman Steve Pigeon in
Pigeon pleads not guilty
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 15 hours ago
BUFFALO, NY – Former Erie County Democratic Committee Chairman Steve Pigeon in State Supreme Court on Thursday pleaded not guilty to a nine-count indictment that includes multiple counts of awarding official misconduct and one count of grand larceny.... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Boy and man shot on Humason Avenue both in critical conditionon the first block of Humason Avenue are both in critical condition, Buffalo po
Boy and man shot on Humason Avenue both in critical condition
The Buffalo News / Posted 15 hours ago
on the first block of Humason Avenue are both in critical condition, Buffalo police said Thursday morning. Both are at Erie County Medical Center. They were shot just before 8 p.m. Wednesday. The 20-year-old man was the apparent target of a... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Summer Biking Spree set to begin July 1Freedom Trail is currently 6.2 miles — it’ll be closer to 8 miles in 2017 — and
Summer Biking Spree set to begin July 1
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 17 hours ago
Freedom Trail is currently 6.2 miles — it’ll be closer to 8 miles in 2017 — and we manage about half of the Ohio & Erie Canal Towpath Trail’s 41 miles in Summit County.” The trails offer various challenges for bicyclists, Eppink... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Angler tries his luck at Luna PierA fisherman tries his luck on a calm Lake Erie morning at Luna Pier, Mich. Know
Angler tries his luck at Luna Pier
The Toledo Blade / Posted 17 hours ago
A fisherman tries his luck on a calm Lake Erie morning at Luna Pier, Mich. Known for its spectacular views from the pier reaching out into the lake, Luna Pier offers a full-service marina, beach area, and other amenities of a resort town.... Read more
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USA Today
Fourth of July: Small town celebrations that bring the bangthe fireworks may be splashier and the crowds definitely more prolific. But why
Fourth of July: Small town celebrations that bring the bang
USA Today / Posted 17 hours ago
the fireworks may be splashier and the crowds definitely more prolific. But why not escape to the country instead, and experience America's birthday in a small town, the kind of place where everyone still knows each other in real life, and not... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Scientist working to find cause of algae bloomthroughout Martin County. The cyanobacteria is something Sullivan is familiar
Scientist working to find cause of algae bloom
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 17 hours ago
throughout Martin County. The cyanobacteria is something Sullivan is familiar with. He spent years studying it in Lake Erie. "To see it down here--the same kind of problems I studied in Lake Erie-- it's somewhat depressing," Sullivan... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Bring on Canada DayHandmade Sticky Cinniamon Buns • Free Water Station will be located at the chi
Bring on Canada Day
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 18 hours ago
Handmade Sticky Cinniamon Buns • Free Water Station will be located at the children's inflatables at Queen Street and Erie Avenue. • Pepper Palace Wingfest at Taps on Queen in support of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Niagara Falls. Niagara... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Bring on Canada DayHandmade Sticky Cinniamon Buns • Free Water Station will be located at the chi
Bring on Canada Day
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 18 hours ago
Handmade Sticky Cinniamon Buns • Free Water Station will be located at the children's inflatables at Queen Street and Erie Avenue. • Pepper Palace Wingfest at Taps on Queen in support of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Niagara Falls. Niagara... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Bring on Canada DayHandmade Sticky Cinniamon Buns • Free Water Station will be located at the chi
Bring on Canada Day
Welland Tribune / Posted 18 hours ago
Handmade Sticky Cinniamon Buns • Free Water Station will be located at the children's inflatables at Queen Street and Erie Avenue. • Pepper Palace Wingfest at Taps on Queen in support of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Niagara Falls. Niagara... Read more
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The Chronicle-Telegram
Fans reveling in Cleveland's continued winning waystheir longest winning streak since 1982 Wednesday night by blanking Atlanta 3-0
Fans reveling in Cleveland's continued winning ways
The Chronicle-Telegram / Posted 23 hours ago
their longest winning streak since 1982 Wednesday night by blanking Atlanta 3-0. Although they haven’t won the World Series since 1948, these Indians, boasting one of baseball’s best starting staffs and a roster blossoming with young stars... Read more
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The Medina County Gazette
Fans reveling in Cleveland’s continued winning ways — The Medina County Gazettetheir longest winning streak since 1982 Wednesday night by blanking Atlanta 3-0
Fans reveling in Cleveland’s continued winning ways — The Medina County Gazette
The Medina County Gazette / Posted 23 hours ago
their longest winning streak since 1982 Wednesday night by blanking Atlanta 3-0. Although they haven’t won the World Series since 1948, these Indians, boasting one of baseball’s best starting staffs and a roster blossoming with young stars... Read more
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The Post-Journal
EventsChurch, 663 Lakeview Ave., Jamestown, 8 p.m. Alcoholics Anonymous: Open discus
Events
The Post-Journal / Posted 23 hours ago
Church, 663 Lakeview Ave., Jamestown, 8 p.m. Alcoholics Anonymous: Open discussion, St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 99 S. Erie St., Mayville, 8 p.m. Alanon: Closed discussion, Alanon Club, 511 E. Second St., Jamestown, 8 p.m. Ellington Community... Read more
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The Post-Journal
In Years Pastarea was given a quick search, looking for a man who has been on the run since
In Years Past
The Post-Journal / Posted 23 hours ago
area was given a quick search, looking for a man who has been on the run since escaping the Alden Correctional Facility in Erie County three months ago. Maj. Michael T. Manning, commander of New York State Police Troop A, said, in what has become a... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Barbara CookBarbara J. Cook, 84, of N. Warren, PA., died Tuesday, June 28, 2016 at St. Vinc
Barbara Cook
Warren Times Observer / Posted 23 hours ago
Barbara J. Cook, 84, of N. Warren, PA., died Tuesday, June 28, 2016 at St. Vincent Health Care Center, Erie, PA., after an extended illness. She was born June 21, 1932 in Warren, PA., and was the daughter of Charles W. and Mina C. Stoddard Reist.... Read more
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The Star
Mexico Beach armed robbery suspect nabbedan early morning robbery at the Express Lane located at 3201 U.S. Highway 98 in
Mexico Beach armed robbery suspect nabbed
The Star / Posted 23 hours ago
an early morning robbery at the Express Lane located at 3201 U.S. Highway 98 in Mexico Beach.Jarrod Michael Irwin, from Erie, PA, was arrested on charges of robbery with a firearm and aggravated assault with the intent to commit a felony.He was... Read more
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The Chronicle-Telegram
Freedom 11, Crushers 3: Another 7-run 7th inning sinks Lake ErieAVON — For the second straight night, the Lake Erie Crushers surrendered seven
Freedom 11, Crushers 3: Another 7-run 7th inning sinks Lake Erie
The Chronicle-Telegram / Posted yesterday
AVON — For the second straight night, the Lake Erie Crushers surrendered seven runs in the seventh inning to the Florence Freedom. Unlike Tuesday night, however, the seven-run seventh Wednesday night simply blew the doors off a game the Crushers had... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Title drought over, Cleveland thirsts for more championshipsthe Indians and the Arena League Gladiators, Cleveland teams are a combined 17-
Title drought over, Cleveland thirsts for more championships
The East Liverpool Review / Posted yesterday
the Indians and the Arena League Gladiators, Cleveland teams are a combined 17-0 since June 15. Toss in the AHL's Lake Erie Monsters winning the Calder Cup and Cleveland's Stipe Miocic recently becoming the UFC heavyweight champion and it's... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Title drought over, Cleveland thirsts for more championshipsthe Indians and the Arena League Gladiators, Cleveland teams are a combined 17-
Title drought over, Cleveland thirsts for more championships
The Marietta Times / Posted yesterday
the Indians and the Arena League Gladiators, Cleveland teams are a combined 17-0 since June 15. Toss in the AHL's Lake Erie Monsters winning the Calder Cup and Cleveland's Stipe Miocic recently becoming the UFC heavyweight champion and it's... Read more
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