August 2016


A day….

Note: The following blog isn’t written for sympathy or anything other than observation and understanding about this thing we call life. Today was a day….

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Locals take a trip back in time

Jessica Woods of Oil City, Melissa Allio of Pleasantville, Rebecca Allio of Pleasantville and Christina Brown of Erie, dressed in period clothing while attending D-Day Conneaut in Conneaut, Ohio. D-Day…


Pet of the day 8/31/16

Name: Simon Breed: Terrier, American Staffordshire Mix Age: 2 years Sex: Male Size: Medium Color: White/ Orange Declawed: No House-trained: Unknown Simon can be found…

Chicago's Addison Russell steals second base as Pittsburgh shortstop Jordy Mercer applies the tag. (AP)

Pirates fall to Cubs, 3-0

CHICAGO (AP) – Kyle Hendricks threw seven dominant innings to lower the majors’ best ERA to 2.09 and Anthony Rizzo homered to lead the Cubs…


Recent Deaths 8/31/16

Alice Margaret Ochs, 97, of Lucinda, died Aug. 30, 2016. Karen Lenk Berkery, 63, of Havelock, North Carolina, formerly of Shippenville, died Aug. 25, 2016. Vickey Knight…

Doodle Bug

Pet of the day 8/30/16

Name: Doodle Bug Breed: Domestic Shorthair Mix Age: 3 months Sex: Male Size: Small Color: Buff/ White Declawed: No House-trained: Unknown Doodle Bug can be…

Jewelweed or impatiens capensis

What is a weed?

What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have never been discovered. –  Ralph Waldo Emerson Or in other words, a weed is a plant…