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April 28th, 2014
EAST KANE â€“ The Kane Volunteer Fire Department battled a brush fire Monday afternoon in a power line right-of-way along Buffalo and Pittsburgh Railroad tracks in East Kane.
Everyone looks forward to weekends.
Everyone except Beverly Sivak.
â€śI hate weekends,â€ť Sivak said with a rare frown on her face. â€śYouâ€™re all alone with nothing to do.â€ť
Weekends are the only days Sivak canâ€™t go to the Kane Senior Center, which she affectionately calls her â€śhome away from home.â€ť
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 â€śThe Josh and Gab Show â€“ An Anti-Bullying Musical Comedy Program for Kidsâ€ť 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 audienceâ€™s 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 townshipâ€™s 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 â€śGroovinâ€™ With The Grimmsâ€ť 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 â€śWillie Grimm,â€ť Shane Ackley as â€śJake Grimm,â€ť music teacher Tara Black, Brandon Kelley as â€śThe Fishermanâ€ť and Hailey M. Slater as â€śThe Fishermanâ€™s Wife.â€ť Joining Blake in directing the musical are Kaneâ€™s fourth-grade teachersâ€”Debbie 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.