Excerpt: Karen Balconi-Ghezzi, the director of Erie County Jobs and Family Services and its children's services wing, previously said the agency did nothing wrong in the steps it took prior to the starvation death of an 18-month-old Vermilion boy.
High today 77 degrees. Low 54. A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11 a.m. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. West wind 15 to 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30 percent. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
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Excerpt: But voters aren't hearing the messages the way Perkins Schools superintendent Jim Gunner and the school board intend for them to be heard, and some residents, so angered by the inside millage switch, have become activists of sorts dogging the district's efforts to gain voter sup
Excerpt: Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol” is a gooey confection of seasonal sentiment. It also is an economic manifesto that Dickens hoped would hit with “twenty thousand times the force” of a political tract.
Excerpt: If there's only one bright spot in the Great Recession, and the drawn-out recovery from it, it's that tourism on the Northcoast thrived during the worst of times and was not bowed by the economic conditions that stifled nearly every other industry and business.