Archive - 2013
Beautiful weather greeted over 5,000 people who came to Kane for the Seventh Annual Art in the Wilds juried fine arts show. The crowd converged in Kaneâ€™s Evergreen Park on June 22 and 23 to browse and buy from the creative offerings of 39 juried artists, to visit with friends and enjoy tasty treats from multiple food vendors.Â
Robin Leigh Sluga, 60, of New Port Richey, Fla. died Monday, July 29, 2013, at St. Mary's Home of Erie in Erie.Â
She was born in Kane on July 11, 1953, a daughter of the late Charlie and Ruth Sluga of Mt. Jewett.
I am often asked the question at art shows or when Iâ€™m speaking on photography, if Iâ€™m ever worried about being attacked by the wild animals I photograph. I tend to just laugh it off with a joke or tell the audience that has never even occurred to me when Iâ€™ve been out in the wild. After all, Iâ€™m just a photographer, Iâ€™m invincible. This train of thought changed dramatically for me on the afternoon of July 9, 2013.
Parents from each of the fall sports attended Tuesday nightâ€™s meeting held by Kane Area School Districtâ€™s Certified Athletic Trainer, Krystal Nuhfer. Nuhfer briefly went over required paperwork with the parents and guardians in attendance before moving on to discuss a few medical issues.
The Kane Area School District has scheduled a "Parent Informational Meeting" for next Tuesday, Aug. 6.
The meeting will begin at 7 p.m. at the Kane Middle School auditorium.
Employees of Sekula Sign Corporation rehang the Goodwill Store sign on Tuesday afternoon. A crane was used to hang the sign in place before the workers secured it. The building was painted last week by John Carlson David Kibbie and Paul Kibbie.
Margaret L. Carlson, 84, formerly of 1319 East Main St., passed away Sunday, March 24, 2013 at Palliative Care Hospice in Akron, N.Y. Friends are invited to attend graveside services at 1 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 3, 2013 in Lebanon Cemetery in Kanesholm. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Hollenbeck-Cahill Funeral Homes, Inc. Online condolences can be expressed at www.hollenbeckcahill.com.
An administrative decision to lengthen the school day for all Kane students has spawned parental questions and concerns.
Congressman Glenn "GT" Thompson (R-5) was in Elk County for a brief luncheon at the Red Fern on Monday afternoon with community representatives and elected officials. During that time he spoke briefly on some of the pressing matters he is involved with in Washington, D.C., among them H.R. 5, the Student Success Act, which would reform the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA), which is also commonly known as No Child Left Behind.
Integrity Martial Arts Academy, a new local family-owned business in Kane, will be providing children with a free Stranger Danger presentation this Friday, Aug. 2 at 7:30 p.m. at the annual Dog Days of Summer venue.