3-day event bringing folk music, art world to Titusville
Titusville Council on the Arts will present HOTAfest on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, at Pitt-Titusville. While registration is required for HOTA workshops, the fest includes free activities that are open to the public, including the concerts featured in today’s paper.
WHEN: Saturday, 9:30 to 11 p.m.
Titusville’s Community Yard Sale Day is Saturday, with sales running from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. The deadline for registering for sale day is Wednesday, at 4:30 p.m.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bill Cosby admitted in 2005 that he secured quaaludes with the intent of giving them to young women he wanted to have sex with and that he gave the sedative to at least one woman and other people, according to documents obtained Monday by The Associated Press.
A benefit for The Breast Cancer Research Foundation and the Yolanda G. Barco Oncology Institute — Pink Days in Bloom — will be held July 18, at Blooming Valley Landscape & Supply.
Unique business offering specials to conclude
Sections of state Route 408, in Richmond Township, and Enterprise Road, in Oil Creek Township, are scheduled to be closed to through traffic during daylight work hours, beginning Tuesday, due to drainage pipe replacement projects.
Benson Memorial Library has announced its upcoming schedule of events for Titusville area youth. Events include craft building, stories and even worm races and science programs.
A short film shot near Titusville, and co-starring local veterinarian Dr. Jonathan Walker, was selected to be presented at the 2015 Flagship City International Film Festival.
Titusville and Oil City facilities not named in lawsuit
New grant monies have become available for economic development along the Erie-to-Pittsburgh Trail, along with other regional trail networks, through the Progress Fund’s Trail Town Program.
As The Blue Canoe Brewery has sat empty since the March 18 Towne Square fire, good news was announced for the popular local business as tickets went on sale for the sixth annual Drake’s Folly Beer Festival.
PLEASANTVILLE — Constable Walter Miller had no idea his trip to the local bank on May 14 would conclude by tracking down three suspects who a witness said robbed the institution moments prior.
Nineteen-year-old Titusville High School graduate Kelsey Myers has been rewarded for her excellence in the cinematic arts by being accepted as an intern with a group that will work with a production company at the prestigious Toronto Film Festival in late September.
HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania’s large Republican majorities in the House and Senate on Monday went through the procedural moves needed to set the stage for a wave of floor votes on the budget and other major legislation despite the specter of looming vetoes at the hand of the state’s Democratic governor.
After many phone calls to track down who is responsible for the removal of this dead tree hanging over state Route 89, in Oil Creek Township (just north of Union Cemetery and before Shelmadine Springs), The Herald was informed Monday afternoon that a Verizon crew will be dispatched as soon as possible. If the tree was not down by today, The Herald was told to call Verizon again.
The Titusville Area School Board voted to finalize the budget for the 2015-16 school year on Monday, meeting the June 30 deadline.
After the announcement that the Scheide House would be put on the market during a Titusville Area School Board meeting in May, it didn’t take long for offers to start rolling in.
Northwestern Pa. drenched for weeks, while rest of state threatened with drought
Benson Memorial Library recently announced its upcoming slate of fun, educational programs for children.
HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania lawmakers returned to the Capitol on Sunday amid expectations the Republican majority will soon send the Democratic governor a state budget he has threatened to veto and other legislation he may also reject.
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Centerville celebrating its 150th birthday, this year
Jared Hazen blew past the finish line in Auburn, Calif., on Saturday, 100.2 miles away from the starting line of the Western States 100, in the awe-inspiring time of 15 hours, 37 minutes and 55 seconds.
Over the past few weeks, city police blotters have included reports of someone damaging parked vehicles in the nighttime hours by hurling heavy objects at them.
SUNRISE, Fla. — Connor McDavid’s favorite hockey player is Sidney Crosby. His favorite non-skating athlete is LeBron James.
A preliminary hearing for a Union City man who is charged with intimidating a witness/victim through social media has been continued to July 16, at 1 p.m., in the courtroom of Magisterial District Judge Amy Nicols, of Titusville.
ATHENS TOWNSHIP — Numerous guns were taken during a burglary that occurred between June 5 and Thursday, along Centerville Road.
The weather was nice, and there was no wind on Friday morning, yet, at around 10 o’clock, Abigayil Mott heard a crash that occurred outside her home on West Spruce Street, in Titusville.
MALONE, N.Y. (AP) — One of two convicted murderers who staged a brazen escape from an upstate maximum-security prison three weeks ago was shot and killed by a border patrol agent in a wooded area 30 miles from the prison on Friday, and the other was on the run, authorities said.
ATHENS TOWNSHIP — A 3-year-old girl who is being treated at a Pittsburgh hospital after a close call in a pool on Thursday is “expected to recover,” Pennsylvania State Police said Friday.