Attention Seniors!

Attention Seniors!

What if you didn’t get your new Medicare card? Your new Medicare card should have arrived in the mail by now. If you didn’t get it, here’s what to do: Remember that your new Medicare card will come in a plain white envelope from the Department of Health and Human Services. If the card didn’t […]

A Push for Safer Schools Tops our Back-to-School List

A Push for Safer Schools Tops our Back-to-School List

By Sen. Michele Brooks “One size does not fit all.” That theme recurred whenever school officials and state lawmakers discussed the safety needs of our local schools. That is why I fought to ensure that flexibility was built into the $60-plus million dollars we successfully added for school safety to the new, no-tax-hike 2018-2019 state […]

Comfort for Kids

Comfort for Kids

As part of April’s Child Abuse Awareness Month, Pennsylvania’s Victims Advocate Office initiated a pajama drive to benefit children in foster care throughout the State. Rita Davis of Crawford County PennDot, led a local effort to collect 378 pairs of pajamas that were given to Crawford County Human Services to distribute to children in foster […]

The Concert Band of Northwest Pennsylvania Patriotic Concert July 5th

The Concert Band of Northwest Pennsylvania Patriotic Concert July 5th

The Concert Band of Northwest Pennsylvania John Fleming, Director Presents “Our Patriotic Concert for 2018 Music by Leonard Bernstein, Clifton Williams, Edwin Franko Goldman and John Philip Sousa Sue Kipp, Mezzo-Soprano in Blue Moon by Richard Rodgers Thursday, July 5, 2018 7:00 p.m. Please note starting time. In Front of Cole Auditorium Edinboro University Concert […]

Happy Birthday America!

Happy Birthday America!

Wishing all of our readers and supporters a very happy and safe 4th of July. Take a few moments and reflect on all the blessings of America – Land of the Free, Because of the Brave!

Brady Lewis Skelton

Brady Lewis Skelton

Brady Lewis Skelton, 66, of Edinboro, died Saturday, June 30, 2018 at UPMC Hamot. He was born in Erie on May 10, 1952, the son of Nancy Prock and the late Lewis G. Skelton. Brady was a member of the American Legion in Waterford and the Moose Club in Union City. He loved to hunt, […]

Wendell A. LeSuer

Wendell A. LeSuer

Wendell A. LeSuer, 79, of Edinboro, died Thursday, June 28, 2018 at Crawford County Care Center. He was born in Edinboro on September 19, 1938, the son of the late Lyman and Doris (Hayes) LeSuer, in a house on Fry Road in Franklin Township about a mile from the LeSuer Homestead where he grew up. […]

General McLane Students Place in Top 10 in National Engineering Competition

General McLane Students Place in Top 10 in National Engineering Competition

EDINBORO, PA (June 25, 2018) – General McLane High School students have placed in the top ten of a national engineering competition, marking a first-time accomplishment for the District. The Varsity A team landed in the top overall ten of the Technology Student Association Tests of Engineering Aptitude in Mathematics and Science (TSA TEAMS) Competition, […]

Edinboro Kiwanis Holds Annual Duck Race

Edinboro Kiwanis Holds Annual Duck Race

As has become tradition, each year on the 4th of July, the Kiwanis Club of Edinboro holds its annual DUCK RACE. Thousands of plastic ducks are numbered and placed in the creek. They “swim” downstream where they are captured one by one. Prizes are awarded to the first 200-plus people whose ducks cross the finish […]

Todays Quote 05-30-18

Todays Quote 05-30-18

Seven Deadly Sins Wealth without work Pleasure without conscience Science without humanity Knowledge without character Politics without principle Commerce without morality Worship without sacrifice. ~ Mahatma Gandhi

Todays Quote 05-28-18

Todays Quote 05-28-18

When I was a child my mother said to me, ‘If you become a soldier, you’ll be a general. If you become a monk, you’ll be the pope.’ Instead I became a painter and wound up as Picasso. ~ Pablo Picasso

Margaret M. Astemborski Graham

Margaret M. Astemborski Graham

Margaret M. Astemborski Graham, 76, of Edinboro, died Wednesday, June 20, 2018 surrounded by loved ones. She was born in Erie, PA on November 28, 1941, the daughter of the late Frank and Genevieve Astemborski. She graduated from Academy High in 1959. She worked for Union Bank. She owned and operated Graham’s Norge Village, was […]

Frances Marie Schwarz

Frances Marie Schwarz

Frances Marie Schwarz, 92, of McKean, formerly of Cleveland, died Friday, June 15, 2018 at Edinboro Manor. She was born in Cleveland on May 9, 1926, the daughter of the late Albert and Frances Raymond. Frances loved to crochet and used her talent to provide prayer shawls, hats and gloves to the needy. In her […]

Edward Henry Bowers

Edward Henry Bowers

Edward Henry Bowers, 70, of Waterford, died at home on Saturday, June 16, 2018. He was born in Erie, on November 16, 1947, the son of the late Donald and Frances Bowers. Ed was a very social person and could carry on a conversation with anyone. He was a member of the American Legion Post […]

Edinboro American Legion Community Pool To Open June 6th

Edinboro American Legion Community Pool To Open June 6th

Recent tradition has it that the Community Swimming Pool, operated by American Legion Post 439, opens for the summer season on the last day of school for the General McLane School District. This years opening day is June 6th. The combination of the last day of school and a FREE swim day at the Legion […]

Ronald Joseph Klonicki

Ronald Joseph Klonicki

Ronald Joseph Klonicki, 64, of Edinboro, died Saturday, June 2, 2018 at UPMC Hamot. He was born in Johnstown, PA on July 25, 1953, the son of Helen Klonicki and the late Joseph Klonicki. He was a member of the McLane Church, The Edinboro Historical Society, and the Erie Photography Club. He loved to cook […]

Relay For Life of General McLane June 2nd

Relay For Life of General McLane June 2nd

Relay For Life of General McLane is this Saturday, 11 am- 11 pm at Linden Field. Public is welcome to join in the festivities as we celebrate survivors, remember those who we have lost and raise funds to support the American Cancer Society’s mission to attack cancer from every angle. www.relayforlife.org/pageneralmclane for more information.

David L. Zindel

David L. Zindel

David L. Zindel, 67, of Dade City Florida and Edinboro Pa, passed away Monday, May 28th 2018 after recently moving back to his hometown in western Pennsylvania. He was born there on October 28th 1950 and graduated from General McLane High School in 1968. Upon completing his education he worked at the family business, Zindel’s […]