Don’t smother each other. No one can grow in the shade. ~ Leo Buscaglia
So what do we do? Anything. Something. So long as we just don’t sit there. If we screw it up, start over. Try something else. If we wait until we’ve satisfied all the uncertainties, it may be too late. ~ Lee Iacocca
If you live to be one hundred, you’ve got it made. Very few people die past that age. ~ George Burns
This week, I’d like to give an update on school district enrollment, something I haven’t done in two years. It’s been a little less frenetic this summer with fewer late registrations. At the beginning of summer I asked everyone’s help to encourage new parents to get their children registered early so if you did that, […]
Flu shots will be available Friday Sept 15th from 10am-Noon and 4pm to 7pm, at Our Lady of the Lake Social Hall. Available to anyone age 9 to 99. No up-front cost for the shot, simply present your primary health insurance card. All insurances are accepted. Don’t take a chance with your health, plan to […]
Sen. Michele Brooks invites senior citizens and those who care for them to join her for two Senior Expos, to be held on Friday, Sept. 15 and 22, in convenient locations in Greenville and Edinboro. Admission to each Expo is free. Door prizes and refreshments will be available. On Friday, September 15, the Expo will […]
Monday morning saw the closing of an old Edinboro business… Buck Wheats Agway on the corner of 6N and Angling Road. Many small business owners face the problem of the box stores and chains moving into the area. Businesses that for years have done whatever it takes to service their customers only to have them […]
The new Boscov’s department store in the Millcreek Mall (in the former Sears location) has scheduled a store preview on Thursday, October 5th from 10am to 9pm. The event will support Erie County Non-Profit, Community, Civic, and Charitable Organizations. Here’s how it works…. Purchase a $5 ticket that gives you an exclusive first look and […]
The 2nd Annual Boro Block Party was rescheduled to this Thursday Sept 14th….. here’s the details:
Submitted by Richard Scaletta, GM School District A traditional assumption: We can pursue academic OR vocational training and career paths. According to an article on pbs.org, California is investing $6 million on a campaign to revisit the reputation of vocational education and $200 million to improve delivery of it. There is good reason for this. […]
Dana A. Atwood, 42, of Erie, PA, and formerly of Warren, PA, passed away unexpectedly Saturday, September 2, 2017. Born on May 18, 1975 in Warren, PA, he was the son of Bruce A. and Susan Brindis Atwood. Dana was a 1993 graduate of Warren Area High School and later graduated from Edinboro University with […]
Submitted by Richard Scaletta, GM School District I originally wrote this Lancer Letter in 2014 over the Labor Day weekend when I was thinking about one of the hardest working, honorable professions: farming. As work ethic among our young people continues to deteriorate, what I wrote three years ago is even truer. Let me say […]
Hey Moms! Looking for a group to become involved with in the Edinboro community? There is a wonderful volunteers who are also moms who would like to share their experiences with you and help you too! Please contact one of the fabulous ladies on the flyer to learn more! They hope to see you there!
If it’s your job to eat a frog, it’s best to do it first thing in the morning. And If it’s your job to eat two frogs, it’s best to eat the biggest one first. ~ Mark Twain
As a man grows wiser, he talks less and says more.
Submitted by Richard Scaletta, GM School District In an article by Steve Denning in the October 29, 2014 edition of Forbes Magazine, he looked at work by Wiens and Jackson of the Kauffman Foundation on the creation of jobs in the United States. They stated, “In fact, between 1983 and 2011, companies more than five […]
On August 22, 2017, Attorney Grant C. Travis of The Travis Law Firm presented a $1,200.00 donation to the Edinboro and McKean Little League. Attorney Travis said that as his son entered his first year of college this week he looked back with fondness on all the great years his son had playing little league […]
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.