Exactly one year since a kitchen fire gutted the Centerville eatery, work has begun on the remains of Gina’s Restaurant that will see it reopened and serving food once more.
Mr. John L. “Jack” Shoup, 82, of Old Route 8, Titusville, passed away on Monday, Sept. 9, 2019, at 10:45 p.m., at the Marquette Hospice House in Meadville.
Mr. Richard A. Rectenwald, 92, of Titusville, passed away on Monday, Sept. 9, 2019, at UPMC Shadyside Hospital in Pittsburgh, following a brief illness.
Gloria J. “Dolly” Dunn, 91, of Pleasantville, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2019, at the Oil City Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center.
In the summer of 1973, foreign exchange student Eriko Kinuta arrived in Titusville ahead of the start of the school year. She would join the Titusville High School Class of 1974 during their senior year, experiencing the culture of the United States and making many friends along the way.
Starr L. Jennings, 85, of Pleasantville, passed away Thursday morning, Sept. 12, 2019, at UPMC Hamot in Erie.
In a major turnaround compared to the season so far, both the Red Ramblers and the Green Hornets were able to achieve shutout victories over the Golden Eagles in the third night of games for Titusville Area Youth Football on Wednesday.
Kenneth (Ken) “Buzz” Gary Young, 75, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 4, at UPMC Shadyside in Pittsburgh. Ken was born in Sewickley Valley Hospital on Aug. 1, 1944, son of the late James Kenneth Young and Lila McKean Young. He married his best friend, Lorraine Pfeifer, on Nov. 21, 1964, and she survives.
Richard G. “Glenn” Hamrick, 84, of Franklin, passed at 6:04 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 6, 2019, at The Caring Place.
GUYS MILLS — So far this season, the only thing that has slowed the Maplewood Tigers down has been themselves. With a 41-0 rout of the visiting Cambridge Springs Blue Devils, the Tigers improved to 4-0 on the season and pleased their fans to kick off homecoming weekend.
Mr. William E. “Bill” Ashley Jr., 91, of 320 E. Main St., Titusville, passed away on Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019, at 1:10 p.m., surrounded by his family at the Titusville Area Hospital.
Puzzling out how to contain an aggressive and fast offensive Mercyhurst line proved too much to ask of the Titusville Rockets during Friday’s home football game, as the brown and gold suffered their first setback of the season with a 56-0 Region 6 loss at Carter Field.
The road to recovery for many people who suffer from substance abuse addiction can often be long and arduous. Several local organizations gathered in Scheide Park Friday to celebrate those who have beaten their addictions, while also encouraging those trekking the path to healthiness now.
In the summer months, there’s something particularly satisfying about the smell of smoked meats permeating the air. Accompany those meats with a barbecue glaze or a particular rub, and the dish will likely be a summertime favorite.
She may have written only one book so far, but local author Jessica Hilburn is already garnering some attention for her efforts.