Steven Bailey

Steven Bailey

Steven Bailey, born and raised in Erie PA, died June 2, 2019 at the young age of 35 in Tucson, Arizona. Steve was a 2001 graduate of McDowell High School. He achieved his Bachelor of Science degree in Environmental Science Biology from Edinboro University of Pennsylvania. He later received his Master’s in education in 2010, […]

Todays Quote 06-20-19

Todays Quote 06-20-19

My wife’s jealousy is getting ridiculous. The other day she looked at my calendar and wanted to know who May was. ~ Rodney Dangerfield

Elaine W. Prihoda

Elaine W. Prihoda

Elaine W. Prihoda, 81, of Edinboro, died Sunday, June 16, 2019 at Edinboro Manor. She was born in Cambridge Springs, PA on February 3, 1938, the daughter of the late Earl and Margaret Campbell. Elaine graduated from Cambridge Springs High School in 1955 and went on to attend Erie Commercial College. In 1960, she married […]

Pennsylvania Senators Advocate New Bills to Combat Opioid Addiction Crisis

Pennsylvania Senators Advocate New Bills to Combat Opioid Addiction Crisis

HARRISBURG – Senate Republicans highlighted a package of bills today to combat the state’s heroin and opioid epidemic by improving prescription drug monitoring, limiting opioid prescriptions, targeting drug dealers and taking other steps to limit the damage inflicted by the addiction crisis in Pennsylvania communities. The package includes: • Senate Bill 93, sponsored by Senator […]

Todays Quote 06-16-19

Todays Quote 06-16-19

Learn to enjoy every minute of your life. Be happy now. Don’t wait for something outside of yourself to make you happy in the future. Think how really precious is the time you have to spend, whether it’s at work or with your family. Every minute should be enjoyed and savored. ~ Earl Nightingale

Todays Quote 06-15-19

Todays Quote 06-15-19

The brain is a wonderful organ; it starts working the moment you get up in the morning and does not stop until you get into the office. ~ Robert Frost

Todays Quote 06-14-19

Todays Quote 06-14-19

My second favorite household chore is ironing. My first being hitting my head on the top bunk bed until I faint. ~ Erma Bombeck

Goodell Gardens moves Farmers Market to Sunday Funday Events

Goodell Gardens moves Farmers Market to Sunday Funday Events

EDINBORO – Goodell Gardens & Homestead has long been a place to support local farmers and food producers. This will still happen in 2019, but will happen in a different format. This year, the nonprofit organization is changing their approach to connecting consumers with food producers, not hosting their weekly Farmers Market, but instead during […]

Shirley Ann Grove

Shirley Ann Grove

Shirley Ann Grove, 90, of Edinboro and Plum, PA, died Monday, June 10, 2019 at home surrounded by her daughter, Kim, and son-in-law, David. She was born in Johnstown, PA on February 13, 1929, the daughter of the late Harry “Hap” and Sara B. Johns. Shirley graduated from Richland High School in Johnstown. After her […]

Two New Programs Unveiled to Help Dairy Farmers

Two New Programs Unveiled to Help Dairy Farmers

By Sen. Michele Brooks Milk prices have always been volatile, but today’s prices are particularly unpredictable, making it extremely difficult for dairy farmers to plan for the future and ensure their viability long-term. I recently met with the Center for Dairy Excellence to continue our conversations about this market volatility and the plight of our […]

Todays Quote 06-13-19

Todays Quote 06-13-19

Substitute ‘damn’ every time you’re inclined to write ‘very’; your editor will delete it and the writing will be just as it should be. ~ Mark Twain

PA Senator Michele Brooks Announces Extension of Property Tax/Rent Rebate Deadline

PA Senator Michele Brooks Announces Extension of Property Tax/Rent Rebate Deadline

HARRISBURG – (June 13, 2019) Sen. Michele Brooks reminds residents that there’s still time to submit an application for the Lottery-funded Property Tax/Rent Rebate program. The June 30 deadline has just been extended until Dec. 31, 2019. “More than half a million senior citizens, widows, widowers, and people with disabilities benefited from the Property Tax/Rent […]