October 2017

In this June 11, 2017, file photo, Pittsburgh Penguins head coach Mike Sullivan hoists the Stanley Cup as Bryan Rust (17) watches after defeating the Nashville Predators 2-0 in Game 6 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Final in Nashville, Tenn. (AP)

Pens eye 1st NHL three-peat in 35 years

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The parade celebrating the Pittsburgh Penguins’ second straight Stanley Cup was still raging on that hot afternoon in mid-June when Mike Sullivan…


Recent Deaths 10/3/17

Mary Ellen Martin, 72, of Vernon Township, died Sept, 28, 2017. John R. “Jack” Lewis, 78, formerly of Erie, died Oct. 2, 2017. Mark A….

This Sept. 25, 2017 photo shows pumpkin coconut squares in New York. This dish is from a recipe by Sara Moulton. (Sara Moulton via AP)

Pumpkin coconut squares

Start to finish: 11 hours, 20 minutes (30 active) Servings: Makes 36 squares One 15-ounce can pumpkin puree (not pie filling) 6 tablespoons unsalted butter,…


Recent Deaths 10/2/17

Debby Sue McSparren, 64, of Oil City, died Sept. 30, 2017.   For complete obituaries, please pick up a copy of The Derrick for this…