Patrolman First Class Chris Best, of the North East Police Department, was honored with a special award at Monday’s North East Borough Council meeting.
Members of the North East High School Science Olympiad team are seeing gold after winning the regional competition held at Penn State Behrend on March 5.
A retirement request from Dr. Frank McClard, North East School District superintendent, was approved at the district’s school board meeting on March 7.
Sunny Shores Tanning & Treasures will host a grand opening weekend beginning 9 a.m. Friday, March 22, and ending March, 24, at 4 p.m. A grand ribbon cutting ceremony, with the North East Chamber of Commerce, will be held on March 22 at 2 p.m.
Several students at North East Middle School are eager to tell the community all about exciting career opportunities in the manufacturing industry after partnering with Electric Materials Co., 50 S. Washington St., for a What’s So Cool About Manufacturing contest.
During Dr. Frank McClard’s superintendent report at the Feb. 21 North East School District school board meeting, he explained the district’s first experience with the Safe2Say Something Program.
THON is the largest student-run philanthropy in the world, and this year, one North East native played a major role as the organization’s technology director.
The North East Area Chamber of Commerce held its annual meeting on Wednesday, Feb. 13, where new members of the board of directors were elected and one local organization won the Outstanding Service Award.
Legal fees within the North East School District were brought up at the district’s school board meeting on Feb. 7.
Nearly 300 people raised thousands of dollars for the North East Community Food Pantry during a celebrity bartender event held at the Skunk & Goat Tavern.
Eighth-graders at North East Middle School have been busy planning an exhibit that’s now on display at the Erie Art Museum.
Several potential improvement projects were discussed at the North East School Board meeting on Feb. 7, as the board begins thinking about the 2019-2020 school year.
The North East School Board meeting on Thursday, Feb. 7, opened with a lengthy discussion concerning letters the district sent to the North East Music Boosters requesting financial information.
North East community members of all ages are invited to attend free yoga classes throughout February and March at Park United Methodist Church.
Baker Creek, the manmade watershed that flows through North East Borough, might have been born out of necessity over 200 years ago, but its impact is still affecting residents and businesses today due to increased flooding.
The North East Addiction Directive, better known as “NEAD,” is a newly formed organization dedicated to helping those affected by addiction in the local area.
North East Township supervisors held their first meeting of the month on Monday, where supervisors approved a mylar and several agreements.
North East resident Jim McQuiston has spent three decades researching Scottish history, and since 2016 he’s been investigating the mystery of Oak Island, Nova Scotia.
Steve and Joyce Newara commute 60 feet from the back door of their house to the front door of their flower shop Liberty Flowers and Gifts, 10501 W. Main Road. The couple says there are advantages to living on the same piece of land as their workplace.
The North East School Board met on Jan. 17 and approved several business matters, including updates to the middle school renovation project, and personnel items.
It’s been a year since The Skunk & Goat Tavern sign went up on Main Street, marking the debut of the fun and funky American pub and the return of the time/temperature to the historic former bank building in downtown North East.
On a Saturday morning earlier this month at Orton’s Fruit Market & Bakery, just after the doors were opened and the lights were turned on, the smell was more autumnal than wintry. The scent was of apples. Many pecks of different varieties were displayed for sale on tables placed atop th…
North East School District's annual assessment results presentation for the 2017-18 school year was held recently during the Jan. 17 school board meeting.
North East native Joseph R. Cancilla, 29, will formally announce his candidacy for Erie County Council, District 5, on Jan. 30 at the Skunk and Goat Tavern.
Last year was a busy one for construction in North East Township, with about $9,204,115 being spent on residential and commercial construction projects throughout the township.
Volunteer firefighters and EMS personnel with Crescent and Fuller Hose companies will receive a tax credit for 2018.
A new 24-hour hotline and website will soon be available to students in North East School District and across the state of Pennsylvania.