Wise Words 09-26-11

Flu Shot: Got yours? by Dr. Rebecca Wise Influenza (Flu) Influenza (or flu) is a highly contagious viral respiratory tract infection. An estimated 5 to 20 percent of the population in the US contract influenza each year and approximately 36,000 of those who get the flu will die from it or from complications. Influenza is […]

John Evans Report 09-23-11

Food Drives Held for Hunger Action Month By Rep. John Evans (R-Erie/Crawford) NOTE: Locally, donations can be dropped off at the Edinboro Food Pantry’s hours on Tuesdays from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. The pantry is located in the basement of the Edinboro Borough Building. As part of Hunger Action Month during September, I participated […]

Celebrate Life

Celebrate Life! Contributed by: Rev. Joanne Rowden Life is meant to be celebrated! What comes up within you when you hear that statement? Lots of things come to my mind. Have you seen the news lately; you do know that the world economy is a mess don’t you; don’t stick your head in the sand; […]

It’s a Barn Dance, Oct 15th, Goodell Gardens

October 1st from 6:30 to 8 pm will see members and friends gathering for a Barn Dance at Goodell Gardens. Celebrate October with Goodell Gardens and Special Guest! This all-ages show will be held in the Events Barn at Goodell Gardens. Special Guest is the perfect crunchy mix of modern rock and funk with a […]

Senior Expo with State Attorney General to be Held in Edinboro Sept 22nd

Together with the Office of the Pennsylvania Attorney General, Rep. John Evans (R-Erie/Crawford) will be hosting a Senior Expo on Thursday, Sept. 22, from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at Our Lady of the Lake Parish in Edinboro. The event is being sponsored by Edinboro Manor and Senior Helpers and will include more than 35 […]

Important Notice About $200 Gas Card Contest

Many of you have already signed up for the $200 Gas Card Drawing and we thank you! The response has been great! Just a special note: The signup is a two stage process, after you fill out the form you will receive a confirming email (If you did not receive it, check your SPAM filter) […]

Wise Words 09-19-11

Flu Fact and Fiction: by Dr. Rebecca Wise What do you know about seasonal influenza? Stomach flu is the worst kind of flu. False – there is no such thing as “stomach flu”. Influenza is a respiratory illness. Stomach symptoms are usually from some other kind of microorganism. The CDC recommends that ONLY people 50 […]

Busy Weekend In The Area Sept 17/18

If you were bored last weekend and felt there was nothing to do…well….here is a quick recap of a couple things that you could have tried to chase the blues away. Saturday saw the final day of the Albion Fair, great fair weather this year. No Mud! Saturday morning there was a JV football game […]

General McLane v Harborcreek- Varsity (W) JV (L)

This past weekend saw the General McLane Lancer Varsity and JV teams going against Harborcreek. After two disappointing losses in the first two games of the season, the Lancers varsity squad put it together on Friday @ Harborcreek. They did it by scoring 27 unanswered points and chalking up an exciting come from behind win, […]

John Evans Reports 09-16-11

Local Seniors Can Obtain Assistance at No Charge for Property Tax/Rent Rebate Help By Rep. John Evans (R-Erie/Crawford) If you are a senior citizen or know one who may be eligible for the state’s Property Tax/Rent Rebate program, please know that assistance in completing the application is available for free at any of my district […]

Lancer Runners Do Well At Slippery Rock Meet

General McLane Lancer Runners turn in a good showing at the Slippery Rock Invitational 4 General McLane 154 9 21 32 37 55 72 81 18:39.7 1:43.7 WE came in 4th overall as a team – Boys Varsity These are the Boys Varsity runners that received points for the team and their times: 9 Lukas […]

Lancer Marching Band Leads The Way!

With the Lakeshore Marching Band Association competition season underway, General McLane started the season on a high note. Presenting their 2011 “Sound of Music” Show, General McLane placed first in the Open Class competition with a high score of 79.30. They also earned the placement award for Music and General Effect. Iroquois and Northwestern High […]

EdinboroOnline.com Welcomes R&S Sports

As many of our readers are aware EdinboroOnline.com would not be able to continue if it were not for the support of our sponsors. We have recently added to our list of supporters with the addition of R&S Sports and we welcome them and appreciate their support. It will seem to many that R&S has […]

30th Annual North East Wine Festival Sept 23 to 25

The 30th Annual North East Wine Festival, in the heart of grape country, will be held September 23, 24, 25, 2011. What happens at the Wine Fest? Well let’s see, 3 Parks, 8 Wineries, 100+ Exhibitors, Bed Races, Fine Arts Exhibit, Car Show, Free Winery Tours, Champagne Brunch, Live Entertainment, 5 K Race, Grape Stomping, […]

Goodell Gardens Will Host The 6th Annual Homegrown Harvest Festival

Goodell Gardens will host the 6th Annual Homegrown Harvest Festival on Sunday, Sept. 18 from noon to 5 p.m. This FREE festival will offer farm and art vendors, kids’ activities and live music. Hometown favorites Salmon Frank will play from 1-3 p.m., and Crabapple Creek will play from 3-5 p.m. Featuring 18 farm vendors, 13 […]

Lessons Learned

Lessons Learned Contributed by: Rev. Joanne Rowden With the anniversary of September 11, I have been in the question of asking, “What lessons have I learned in the past 10 years?” We have been bombarded with the media’s focus on those events that unfolded. Perhaps you have heard and seen enough and are ready to […]

GM Boys Soccer Wins Senior Night Game

Just in……….GM Boys Soccer won their senior night game 3-1 over Strong Vincent. Way to go guys!! Photo courtesy Jenns Photographs, see more photographs of the event at their site.

Linden Field Was Alive With The “Sound of Music” Saturday Sept 10th

The Lakeshore Marching Band Association began it’s 2011 season with a band exhibition at General McLane’s Linden Field. (see related story, GM Hosts..) The storms that had postponed football play the night before held off and the near perfect conditions made for an enjoyable evening of music for all. 16 high school bands and the […]

Empowered Women’s Series To Be Held In Edinboro Beginning Sept 15th

Boro Women’s Services will be sponsoring a seven week Empowered Women’s Series beginning September 15th. The series will be 7 consecutive Thursday evenings from 7 to 8pm at the Edinboro United Methodist Church, 113 High St, Edinboro, Pa The series is offered free of charge and will cover the following subjects: 9-15-11 — Food Cooking […]

Wise Words 09-12-11

Trans Fats by Dr. Rebecca Wise Thanks to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), trans fats can no longer hide out incognito in your food. As of January 2006, trans fats joined saturated fat and dietary cholesterol on food labels—a move that could make a big difference in your health and that of your children. […]