Archive - Oct 2013
Itâs been a busy month for mammograms at Kane Community Hospital.
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and this reminds many Kane area women to schedule their annual mammogram.
If you havenât scheduled your mammogram, donât wait until next October to be reminded. Call now at 837-8585.
Every Fall the Depot in Kane hosts an evening reception on the first Friday of the month.
On Friday, Nov. 1 from 6-8 p.m., wildlife photographer Rocky Holland will be the featured artist and the âCoyote Moonâ duo of Denise Drummond and George Stephan will provide music for the evening.
Fraley Street was congested for the better part of an hour on Monday morning due to a traffic accident. A Verizon van and an out-of-state automobile were involved in a minor crash near the intersection of Field Street.
James J. Marconi, 85, formerly of Hemlock Avenue in Kane, died early Monday morning, Oct. 28, 2013 at The Lutheran Home at Kane, where he was a resident.
Friends may call at the Ronald McDonald II Funeral Home, Inc. in Kane on Friday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m., and may attend aÂ Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. on Saturday at St. Callistus Catholic Church in Kane.
A complete obituary will appear in Wednesday's edition.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.ronaldmcdonaldfuneralhome.com.
Alex McNeil, a New Hampshire native, embraces the challenge of crossing the U.S. from sea to shining sea.
McNeil, 37, has ridden a moped across the U.S. He obtained his private pilotâs license and flew a small airplane across the country. This trip included a stop for fuel at the Bradford Regional Airport.
RIDGWAY âÂ The Kane Wolves are headed to next weekend's PIAA Cross Country State Championships following a runner-up finish by the team in the D9 Class A boys' race in Ridgway on Saturday.
Harriet L. Rose, 88, of 229 Holman St., Kane, died Saturday evening, Oct. 26, 2013 at UPMC Hamot in Erie after a brief illness.
Born Jan. 6, 1925 in Jamestown, N.Y., she was the daughter of Harry R. and Helga Nelson Larson.Â On Aug. 23, 1947 in Rasselas, she married John W. Rose, who died in 1999.
Harriet grew up in Wilcox and graduated from Wilcox High School.Â After working for a year at the Kane Shirt Factory, she entered and graduated from the Presbyterian Hospital School of Nursing in Pittsburgh, where she was a member of the Cadet Nurse Corps.
John R. Milford, 82, of Erie, died on Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013.
He was born in Kane on May 7, 1931, the son of the late Mark E. and Theresa Gregory Milford.
John graduated from Kane High School and served in the Army from 1949-1952 during the Korean War. He worked a few years at General Electric until he became employed as an Equipment Mechanic Forman for the Long Beach Naval Shipyard in Long Beach, Calif.
Carole J. Hodgdon, 71, formerly of Field Street, Kane, died late Saturday afternoon, Oct. 26, 2013 at The Lutheran Home at Kane.
Born Feb. 2, 1942 in Kane, she was the daughter of Arthur R. and Margaret M. Wolbert Johnson. She had been married to David E. Hodgdon, whom she married June 15, 1962 in Kane, and who preceded her in death in 2007.
Carole enjoyed reading and writing.
RIDGWAY â "It Takes A Village."
That's the message being spread by Bob Esch, a member of the Pa. Early Learning Investment Commission [ELIC], an entity geared toward the construction of a public-private partnership of business leaders across Pennsylvania who advocate for quality early childhood investment.