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June 16th, 2013
Tired of the same old routine?
Why not try something extraordinaryâ€”like walking from one end of the U.S. to the other?
This is precisely what James McKeighan is doing.
Pushing or pulling a wheeled cart that carries his belongings, McKeighan recently passed through the Kane area in his quest to walk across America.
Kane Elks Lodge #329 held their annual Flag Day Ceremony on Friday evening at the gazebo in Evergreen Park across from the lodge on Chestnut Street. The day holds special significance to the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks, as each lodge holds an observance of the day. Flag Day commemorates the adoption of the flag of the United States on June 14, 1777 by the Second Continental Congress.
Property owners in the Kane Area School District will see an increase in their tax bills to be paid in August.
JAMES CITY â€“ Newly-appointed Supervisor Jim Wolfe of Russell City is the new chairman of the Highland Township Board of Supervisors.
JAMES CITY â€“ Meetings of the Highland Township Board of Supervisors lately have been the most vehement in the Kane area.
RIDGWAY â€“ A letter drafted by Elk County Solicitor Thomas Wagner indicates Charlie VaughnÂ should no longer serve as a supervisor for Highland Township.
LANTZ CORNERS â€“ If all goes according to plans, it won't be long before construction begins on the long-awaited Lantz Corners sewage collection project.
Due to liability issues, the skate/bike ramps at Glenwood Park in Kane remain closed.
The Kane Borough Council voted 6-0 Monday to buy a new "zero-turn" mower to cut grass on borough-owned properties.
SMETHPORT â€“- Erin Vassallo, executive director of the Kane Area Development Center (KADC), has been named to a key regional committee.