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November 1st, 2013
Kane High School will host a free Financial Aid Night on Nov. 5 at 6 p.m. in Room 111 District high school students and their parents are encouraged to attend this informative session to get a better understanding of the student aid process and how best to begin planning to fund their higher education.
A change was made Friday in the bail for Kathleen S. Douglas-- a Kane woman facing manslaughter charges in a horrific Aug. 31 traffic accident that killed six.
Kane District Court Judge Dave Engman said Friday that the bail for Douglas will remain at $750,000.
According to Jennifer Macey of the Kane Area United Fund Board of Directors, the organization has achieved 52.23 percent of their $38,000 goal for 2013.
Mt. Jewett held their annual Halloween parade on Thursday afternoon. Children walked up Main Street to the fire hall where the costumes were judged and prizes were awarded by the Mt. Jewett Rotary Club. After the festivities at the firehall, children were free to trick or treat throughout town until 7:30 p.m.
PITTSBURGH â€“ Surrounded by transportation advocates and regional officials, Governor Tom Corbett on Wednesday highlighted the Pittsburgh regionâ€™s need for a comprehensive transportation plan.
Corbett, standing in the shadow of the Birmingham Bridge, also urged the public to call their lawmakers and demand action on a bill. Negotiations on a compromise transportation plan will continue when the General Assembly returns to session on Nov. 12.
Kinzua Bridge State Park announces the opening of its new picture viewing platform. This is a new addition to the park that will allow visitors to go underneath the bridge near the southern abutment. It is an area that many visitors have asked for access to take pictures of themselves or loved ones with the bridge towers in the background.
A Kane woman charged with manslaughter as a drug-influenced driver in a horrific six-fatality traffic accident Aug. 31 was arraigned Tuesday.
Itâ€™s 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 havenâ€™t scheduled your mammogram, donâ€™t 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 â€˜Coyote 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.