1:07 PM Oct 23, 2010
Janis Burke can't move on Perkins Avenue, yet other cars drive past her effortlessly. "I have sat there through three traffic lights waiting for the arrow," she said. "The timing of the traffic light is geared to the tourists on U.S. 250 and you sit on Perkins Avenue."
4:21 PM Oct 22, 2010
A 13-year-old girl who attends Briar Middle School has been suspended for 10 days after she took a knife to school Thursday, according to a Perkins Police report.
6:07 AM Oct 20, 2010
A Cleveland woman smuggled more than 60 pills into the Erie County jail, deputies said.
6:07 AM Oct 19, 2010
Perkins police arrested an 18-year-old girl Sunday evening after she drove her SUV off the road and destroyed a yard on Birchwood Drive. Tanner Tuttle, 900 block of Lauren Court, was charged with underage consumption, operating a vehicle under the influence of alcohol, open container, driving under suspension, failure to control and leaving the scene of an accident.
7:07 AM Oct 19, 2010
A curtain-rod bra, a bra covered with coffee beans and another covered with raffle tickets are among the entries in this year's Bras for a Cause event, which raises money for four area cancer charities. Artists submitted 47 bras last year and raised about $2,500 through the contest and silent auction.
9:07 AM Oct 18, 2010
Perkins Township trustees have refused to sign a contract that would essentially force them to colocate their dispatch operations, which could ultimately lead to countywide regionalization.
12:26 PM Oct 15, 2010
Hotel-motel tax figures checked in positively once again in 2010 for Perkins Township.
10:07 AM Oct 14, 2010
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration awarded the $36,280 grant to Erie County last week. Deputies here can use the money starting this month and ending Sept. 31, 2011. The money will fund high-visibility road campaigns, such as patrols during peak travel hours and DUI checkpoints on weekends and holidays.
5:07 AM Oct 14, 2010
The Erie County Humane Society features these cats and kittens available for adoption: Fred -- He is 7 months old. He was left in the shelter parking lot. Fred loves to play with toys and is good with other cats.
12:40 AM Oct 13, 2010
A 2-year-old boy who went missing in cornfield Tuesday afternoon in the 5600 block of Campbell St. was found quickly with help from a neighbor.
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