Senator Michele Brooks Announces Grants for Community Parks and Pools.

Senator Michele Brooks Announces Grants for Community Parks and Pools.

HARRISBURG (September 17, 2019) Sen. Michele Brooks is pleased to announce funding approval for three local projects, including $50,000 for Union City to develop plans for four public parks, including Caflisch, Devereaux, First Avenue, and Southwest Parks. Another $100,000 has been awarded for enhancements and renovations at the George J. Barco Aquatic Center in Meadville. […]

Presidential Message On Purple Heart Day

Presidential Message On Purple Heart Day

On this day in 1782, General George Washington established the Badge of Military Merit. This decoration, consisting of a simple, heart-shaped purple cloth, recognized soldiers who went above and beyond the call of duty in service to our new Nation. Since the Revolutionary War, the Badge of Military Merit has evolved into one of the […]

Elk Creek Historical Society Time Capsule Anniversary

Elk Creek Historical Society Time Capsule Anniversary

In 1994, the Elk Creek Township Historical Committee had a community-wide event. September 5th, 2019 will mark 25 years since residents all came together to remember the past and look towards the future. Do you remember where YOU were 25 years ago? How much has the world changed? On September 6th, 2055, the Elk Creek […]

Alliance College Alumni Association Foundation Announces Call for Scholarship Applicants

Alliance College  Alumni Association Foundation Announces Call for Scholarship Applicants

The Alliance College Alumni Association, thru the arm of its 501(c)(3) Foundation (ACAAF), is now accepting applications for its annual scholarship. Graduating high school seniors as well as students enrolled as full-time students in post-secondary colleges, universities, or technical schools are eligible for the $1500 award. Eligible students will have at least a 2.5 academic […]

Senator Brooks Warns about Property Tax/Rent Rebate Scammers

Senator Brooks Warns about Property Tax/Rent Rebate Scammers

HARRISBURG – (July 12, 2019) Senator Michele Brooks warns Pennsylvanians to be aware of a scam targeting seniors and people with disabilities who applied for rebates through the Property Tax/Rent Rebate Program. Sen. Brooks and the Department of Revenue have received information that the scam consists of unsolicited telephone calls from a person claiming to […]

Did You Ever Wonder What Happened To Those Men Who Signed?

Did You Ever Wonder What Happened To Those Men Who Signed?

The signers of the Declaration of Independence created a lot of fireworks by their actions, but not the kind we think of with our celebrations today. They made tremendous sacrifices that I’m not sure many would make today to retain their liberty….. or would we. This was the fate of the 56 men who signed […]

Did You Know EdinboroOnline.com Promotes Non-profit Events??!

Did You Know EdinboroOnline.com Promotes Non-profit Events??!

EdinboroOnline.com was founded in 2010 with two major goals in mind.. to give voice to non-profits to promote their events and to help small business have a voice in the marketplace without a budget busting expense. EdinboroOnline.com will help promote any non-profit organization to help get the word out about the services they offer or […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Brooks Joins in Unveiling Bills Reforming Pennsylvania’s Vehicle Emissions Testing Program

Brooks Joins in Unveiling Bills Reforming Pennsylvania’s  Vehicle Emissions Testing Program

Harrisburg – (May 30, 2019) Senator Michele Brooks joined a group of Senate Republicans, led by Senator Kim Ward (R-39), in announcing a package of bills today to reform Pennsylvania’s vehicle emissions testing program, also referred to as the Vehicle Emissions Inspection and Maintenance (I/M) Program. “Pennsylvania has an outdated I/M program, and we should […]

Memorial Day 2019….. Remembering

Memorial Day 2019….. Remembering

Some brief thoughts from EdinboroOnline.com founder-editor, US Navy Veteran: Don Seeman After the Vietnam Memorial Wall was built I, like many others, wanted to visit it, and finally my opportunity came. As I approached the wall I could feel emotions building inside, and the feeling that the souls of those named there visited this place […]

Make Your Voice Heard! Vote Today

Make Your Voice Heard! Vote Today

Many think this is just a local election that doesn’t mean much…. WRONG! Local elections elect the representatives that have great influence on your daily lives, and if you complain about what they do and you didn’t vote — well then YOU are part of the problem. Take your right to vote seriously and go […]

Lancer Legacy Honorees Announced

Lancer Legacy Honorees Announced

EDINBORO, PA (May 9, 2019) – The 2019 Lancer Legacy Honorees have been selected. The 11th Annual Lancer Legacy Banquet will take place Wednesday, May 22, 2019 at McLane Church. This year’s banquet will honor Judy Lawrence (’62), Paul Riccomini (’88), Jan Bennett and Kay Pericak. Two Distinguished Alumni Awards will be presented to Lawrence […]

McKean Seeking Donations For Nature Trail

McKean Seeking Donations For Nature Trail

Edinboro, PA (May 9, 2019) – McKean Elementary Health and Physical Education teacher Lisa Roberts has always found ways to bring her avid outdoors enthusiasm to the classroom. Since Roberts started at General McLane in 2011, she has incorporated nature walks within her kindergarten and first grade curriculum, providing elementary students with the opportunity to […]

Boro of Edinboro News

Boro of Edinboro News

PennDOT will be holding a public meeting this evening at the Borough hall to discuss the revised plans for potential improvements to the 6N and Rt. 99 intersection. Plans for proposed alternatives will be on display beginning at 5 PM and the public presentation and meeting will start at 6 PM. Editor Note: This is […]

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