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April 27th, 2014
Everyone looks forward to weekends.
Everyone except Beverly Sivak.
âI hate weekends,â Sivak said with a rare frown on her face. âYouâre all alone with nothing to do.â
Weekends are the only days Sivak canât go to the Kane Senior Center, which she affectionately calls her âhome away from home.â
The Kane Volunteer Fire Department surpassed its goal Saturday in the Drive 4UR Community Ford test drive program.
SMETHPORT â A Kane woman will stand trial on 35 charges as the alleged prescription drug-impaired driver in a Route 219 traffic accident last Aug. 31 that claimed the lives of six people.
The Kane Area Recreational and Cultural Commission sponsored âThe Josh and Gab Show â An Anti-Bullying Musical Comedy Program for Kidsâ on Friday for Kane Elementary School students.
Gab Bonesso and Josh Verbanets are young Pittsburgh artists who tailor their program for each individual grade and keep the audienceâs attention with catchy lyrics, great stories and rocking music.
SMETHPORT â Julie Sue Graham-Olson, 54, has been sentenced to McKean County Jail for using Hamlin Township money as her own while serving as the townshipâs secretary-treasurer for nearly four years.
The proposed Kane school budget for 2014-15 carries a slight tax increase.
A fire early Wednesday damaged a vacant house on Jo Jo Road in Wetmore Township.
Fourth-grade students at the Kane Elementary School will present the class musical âGroovinâ With The Grimmsâ tonight at 7 p.m. at the Kane Middle School auditorium. Some of those taking part in the musical are, left to right: Harley Morris as âWillie Grimm,â Shane Ackley as âJake Grimm,â music teacher Tara Black, Brandon Kelley as âThe Fishermanâ and Hailey M. Slater as âThe Fishermanâs Wife.â Joining Blake in directing the musical are Kaneâs fourth-grade teachersâDebbie Szymanski, Jackie Watts, Brigid Lundgren and Brittany Peterson.
SMETHPORT â The Kane Area Industrial Development Corp. (KAIDC) soon will be the new owner of the Kane Magnetics property at 700 Elk Ave.
The Kane School Board is expected to act May 8 to accept the resignation of Harry Steele as a board member.