Summer Jobs Program Seeks Additional Landscaping Equipment for Students
Summer Jobs Program Seeks Additional Landscaping Equipment for Students

As the program grows in popularity, it's now in need of additional landscaping equipment.

July 5th, 4:23 PM EDT
Crawford County Commissioners Continue Collecting Broadband Surveys
Crawford County Commissioners Continue Collecting Broadband Surveys

The five-question survey asks where you live, how good is your internet quality, and how much you're willing to pay for high-speed internet.

June 23rd, 5:46 PM EDT
Erie City Councilman Responds to Police Union Statement on Funding Concerns
Erie City Councilman Responds to Police Union Statement on Funding Concerns

in a 5-2 vote, Erie City Council approved a resolution to hire nine new officers, who will be paid through a portion of the city's American Rescue Plan funds, for five years.

June 17th, 4:34 PM EDT
World of Music Warehouse Sale Underway
World of Music Warehouse Sale Underway

The pandemic and supply chain issues put the event on a two-year hiatus.

June 9th, 4:25 PM EDT
Two Affordable Housing Projects in City of Erie Receive Funding
Two Affordable Housing Projects in City of Erie Receive Funding

Located off of East Lake Road, the 40-unit property will be known as Hammermill Village, and will provide affordable housing to low-income families.

June 2nd, 4:11 PM EDT
Crawford County Commissioners Launch Survey to Improve Broadband
Crawford County Commissioners Launch Survey to Improve Broadband

Feedback from the survey will be used to help the commissioners pinpoint the areas with limited or no access to high-speed internet.

May 20th, 5:17 PM EDT
Erie Land Bank Acquires 19 Blighted Properties
Erie Land Bank Acquires 19 Blighted Properties

Now, a total of 12 of those properties will be demolished.

May 19th, 5:26 PM EDT
Youngsville Receives Grant for High-Speed Internet; Warren County Commissioners Working on Broadband Plans
Youngsville Receives Grant for High-Speed Internet; Warren County Commissioners Working on Broadband Plans

Youngsville Television Corporation has been awarded a $637,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

May 10th, 6:56 PM EDT
Second Harvest Food Bank Hosts Produce Express Distribution in Meadville
Second Harvest Food Bank Hosts Produce Express Distribution in Meadville

For the first time since 2019, the food bank hosted its Produce Express distribution in Meadville.

May 3rd, 4:36 PM EDT
Impact Corry Hopes to Improve High-Speed Internet Access
Impact Corry Hopes to Improve High-Speed Internet Access

The current service in Corry leaves a lot to be desired. 

May 2nd, 6:20 PM EDT
Demolition to Begin on Former Quin-T Paper Manufacturer Property
Demolition to Begin on Former Quin-T Paper Manufacturer Property

Built in 1885, the property at one point was made up of 12 buildings and a smokestack.

April 21st, 5:37 PM EDT
Center for Family Services to Stop Accepting Emergency Rental Assistance Program Applications in Crawford County
April 20th, 5:23 PM EDT
Erie’s Black Wall Street to Receive $200,000 in ARP Funds
Erie’s Black Wall Street to Receive $200,000 in ARP Funds

The ARP funding will be used to help enhance its programs.

April 18th, 4:11 PM EDT
Khao Thai Restaurant to Close
Khao Thai Restaurant to Close

In 2019, the restaurant moved from downtown Erie to its current West 8th Street location in Millcreek. Ever since, business has been booming.

April 13th, 4:33 PM EDT
Erie City Councilman Calls for New Task Force to Address Youth Violence
Erie City Councilman Calls for New Task Force to Address Youth Violence

In response to Tuesday’s shooting at Erie High School, Erie City Councilman Ed Brzezinski announced Wednesday he will push for the creation of a new task force. 

April 6th, 5:33 PM EDT
Utility Companies to Resume Shutoffs for Nonpayment
Utility Companies to Resume Shutoffs for Nonpayment

From now until November 30, energy companies are able to disconnect customers for non-payment.

April 1st, 5:20 PM EDT
Erie for Ukraine Collecting Donations through April 30
Erie for Ukraine Collecting Donations through April 30

The group Erie for Ukraine has decided to extend its collection drive until April 30.

March 31st, 4:25 PM EDT
USCRI Erie Preparing to Help Ukrainian Refugees
USCRI Erie Preparing to Help Ukrainian Refugees

USCRI Erie Senior Director of Field Offices Dylanna Grasinger says she expects some of refugees will be sent to Erie, but it's unclear when that will happen.

March 30th, 6:55 PM EDT
Erie Area Churches to Ship Donations to People of Ukraine
Erie Area Churches to Ship Donations to People of Ukraine

Kokhanevich is doing everything he can to help his loved ones from afar.

March 29th, 4:41 PM EDT
Community Health Net Offers Health Care for the Homeless
Community Health Net Offers Health Care for the Homeless

Those experiencing homelessness or who are living in shelters, and people released from prison with nowhere to live, can receive free access to health care services.

March 23rd, 5:13 PM EDT
Downtown Businesses Express Support for Additional Public Restrooms
Downtown Businesses Express Support for Additional Public Restrooms

There's currently only one public restroom in downtown Erie, located in the Bicentennial Tower. However, the Erie Downtown Partnership is hoping to address the issue. 

March 22nd, 5:29 PM EDT
22 Businesses to Receive $5,000 Grants
22 Businesses to Receive $5,000 Grants

Erie City Council has approved $110,000 in grants that will assist bars, restaurants and entertainment venues.

March 21st, 5:48 PM EDT
More Public Restrooms Planned for Downtown Erie
More Public Restrooms Planned for Downtown Erie

As it stands right now, there is only one public restroom in downtown Erie.

March 14th, 4:18 PM EDT
Homelessness in Erie: A Single Mother's Struggles and Where She Turned for Help
Homelessness in Erie: A Single Mother's Struggles and Where She Turned for Help

Facing homelessness, Lewis turned to Community Shelter Services for help.

March 11th, 5:23 PM EST
Special Report: Homelessness in Erie
Special Report: Homelessness in Erie

Austin is one of nearly 1,000 people in the City of Erie who are homeless. Each person has a different story.

March 10th, 5:37 PM EST
Erie Kiva Loan Program Helps New Business Owners
Erie Kiva Loan Program Helps New Business Owners

The matching-loan program is designed to help people who struggle to get a loan to start a new business.

March 3rd, 5:51 PM EST
Fyzical Therapy & Balance Centers to Open New Location in Harborcreek
Fyzical Therapy & Balance Centers to Open New Location in Harborcreek

Since 2019, Mazza and her 28 staff members have provided both traditional and specialized physical therapy services to members of our community. However, the past two years have been filled with challenges.

March 1st, 5:23 PM EST
Roundtable Highlights Social Services Available in Erie Community
Roundtable Highlights Social Services Available in Erie Community

Our Economic Hardship reporter, Jamison Hixebnbaugh, hosted a forum where local leaders weighed in and offered solutions for Erie's economic hardships.

February 24th, 11:59 AM EST
Erie County Council Weighs Future of Human Relations Commission
Erie County Council Weighs Future of Human Relations Commission

The Human Relations Commission investigates claims of discrimination in employment, housing, and public accommodations.

February 17th, 5:29 PM EST
Erie County Executive Hopes to Repeal 2022 ARP Spending Plan
Erie County Executive Hopes to Repeal 2022 ARP Spending Plan

Surrounded by 13 elected leaders, Davis on Wednesday urged council members to withdraw the current allocation plan.

February 16th, 5:23 PM EST