Archive for October, 2013

Treat Gun Violence as a Public Health Problem, Say Physicians

| October 31, 2013

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Gun violence is a significant public health problem, according to members of the Pennsylvania Medical Society, and research should be conducted to better understand its sources and causes from a medical perspective so that it can be properly addressed.

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Say What?!: Burglar Breaks Into Home, Cooks Bacon

Say What?!: Burglar Breaks Into Home, Cooks Bacon

| October 31, 2013

BISMARCK, North Dakota – A bacon-eating, beer-guzzling burglar is on the loose in North Dakota.

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Northwest Bancshares, Inc. Announces Third Quarter 2013 Earnings and Dividend Declaration

| October 31, 2013

WARREN, Pa. – Northwest Bancshares, Inc. (NasdaqGS: NWBI) announced net income for the quarter ended September 30, 2013 of $17.6 million, or $0.19 per diluted share.

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Venango County Trick-or-Treat Dates and Times

Venango County Trick-or-Treat Dates and Times

| October 31, 2013

Halloween is fast-approaching and area communities will be hosting trick-or-treat hours. Below are the trick-or-treat times for Venango County and surrounding areas.

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Cora Mae Strawbridge

Cora Mae Strawbridge

| October 30, 2013

Cora Mae Strawbridge, 82, formerly of McKinney Rd., Titusville, died peacefully in the presence of her loving family at 10:45 p.m. Tuesday, October 29, 2013, at Country Acres Personal Care Home.

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Enter to Win the exploreVenango Halloween Costume Contest Sponsored by 814Classifieds.com

Enter to Win the exploreVenango Halloween Costume Contest Sponsored by 814Classifieds.com

| October 30, 2013

There’s no better place to show off your Halloween costumes than in the exploreVenango.com Halloween Costume Contest sponsored by 814Classifieds.com.

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Clarion University to Hold Open House for Prospective Students

| October 30, 2013

CLARION, Pa. – Clarion University invites high school seniors and students wanting to transfer to Clarion University to an open house Nov. 16. Check-in is from 9:15 to 9:55 a.m. at Gemmell Student Center. Pre-registration is encouraged by visiting www.clarion.edu/visitus or by calling 800-672-7171 (ext. 1). Pre-registered students will receive confirmation materials and a campus map.

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Bull Elk Shot Illegally, Reward Offered

Bull Elk Shot Illegally, Reward Offered

| October 30, 2013

A reward is being offered in relation to a bull elk that was shot illegally earlier this month.

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Louise E. Ferrare

| October 30, 2013

Louise E. Ferrare, 85, a resident of 430 Pacific Street, Franklin, died peacefully at 2:58 a.m. Monday, October 28, 2013, in The Caring Place of Franklin; following a period of declining health.

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Bonita Sue Stroup

Bonita Sue Stroup

| October 30, 2013

Bonita Sue Stroup, 70, of Franklin, died at 12:10 p.m. on Monday, October 28, 2013 at the Meadville Medical Center.

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