Farming looks mighty easy when your plow is a pencil, and you’re a thousand miles from the corn field. ~ Dwight D. Eisenhower
Live each day so that you will neither be afraid of tomorrow nor ashamed of yesterday.
You have to be little, to belittle.
Ironically, 9 out of 10 doctors agree the leading cause of muffin tops is in fact, muffins!
Myrtle Olive Brown, 92, of Edinboro, died Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017 at her home. She was born in Tionesta, Pa on August 31, 1924, daughter of the late Herbert and Edith McWilliams. Myrtle enjoyed gardening, antique furniture, going antiquing with her daughter, and collecting Dept. 56 village houses. She loved spending time with her dog […]
Submitted by Richard Scaletta, GM School District It is well known that the person put in charge of public education at the federal level, Betsy DeVos. She has been a champion for charter and private schools and would like government to do more to fund them. At the state level, the Pittsburgh Post Gazette reported […]
The second annual Boro Block Party has been scheduled for September 7th from 6pm to 9pm. Gather at the EDINBORO sign for a great family time. Live music from hit band “Superband”, with additional music support, along with a photo booth from Millennium Sound. Kiwanis will be sponsoring a Kids Area, lots of food available […]
Submitted by Richard Scaletta, GM School District The hallways are empty. I looked outside the Education Center door into the high school and the hallways were empty. That means one thing: school will be starting soon. You see, in the summer, the first thing that happens is all the furniture in classrooms is moved into […]
Money isn’t the most important thing in life, but it’s reasonably close to oxygen on the ‘gotta have it’ scale. ~ Zig Zigler
Does not surprise anyone that those people abducted by aliens all get brought back
Betty J. Olsafsky, 87, of Edinboro, formerly of Liberty Street in Erie, died Friday, July 28, 2017 at the Edinboro Manor. She was born in Cherry Hill, PA on October 20, 1929, the daughter of the late George and Lydia (Heinonen) Seaman . She graduated from Albion High School and was a nurse’s aide at […]
Edinboro’s weekly farmers market to host special activities on Aug. 9 EDINBORO, Pa. – Goodell Gardens Farmers Market joins markets across the country in celebrating National Farmers Market Week from August 6-12. Goodell Gardens Farmers Market is held each Wednesday from 3-6 p.m. from mid-June through September The National Farmers Market Week celebration at Goodell […]
Submitted by Richard Scaletta, GM School District This Lancer Letter was originally written in 2012: My cat is gifted. Kitty, as he is descriptively named, is certainly one of the smartest felines in the world. I make this boast based on my observations of Kitty’s exploits and actions. He does things that I find to […]
Tabla for Two is a musical duo consisting of Masood Omari and Abigail Adams Greenway. Masood has created original compositions drawing from rich musical traditions, blending classical Eastern beats with Western style to produce a powerful fusion for the tabla and harmonium. Many who have heard this music describe it as mesmerizing, energizing and transcendental. […]
Mary Agnes “Mick” (Simendinger) Keller, 86, of McKean, died, Sunday, July 23, 2017. She was born in Altoona, PA on April 7, 1931, the daughter of the late Clarence and Alma Simendinger. She graduated from Altoona High School in 1950, then went to Mercy Hospital for Nursing, graduating in December of 1953. Mary received her […]
Beth Arlene Rhebergen, 96, of Erie, formerly Jamestown NY, died Monday, July 17, 2017 at UPMC Hamot. She was born in Westfield, NY on May 20, 1921, the daughter of the late Clifford and Alida Harmelink. She owned and operated Beth’s Beauty Shoppe in Sherman, NY for 30 years. Beth was a previous member of […]
Submitted by Richard Scaletta, GM School District It’s time for a little vacation for me so this week and next, I’ll be rerunning a previous Lancer Letter. I first published this one upon the 150th anniversary of the death of General John McLane who died in the battle at Gaines Mills. I think it important […]
July 17, 2017 (Edinboro, PA) — Both Edinboro and McKean Elementary Schools will be participating in United Way’s Kickoff for Student Success Countywide School Supply Drive. On August 15, companies and individuals are invited to drop off new school supplies to Edinboro Elementary School and/or McKean Elementary School to ensure elementary students enter this school […]
I can’t change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination. ~ Jimmy Dean
Barbara Jean Yatzor, 83, of Helena, Alabama, formerly of Edinboro, died Wednesday, July 12, 2017 at Compassus Hospice and Palliative Care in Birmingham, AL. She was born in Waterford, PA on September 28, 1933, the daughter of the Robert and Helen Wilcox. Barbara worked as a cafeteria worker for J.W. Parker Middle School, and also […]