January 17th, 2013
The Kane Borough Council earlier this week voted 7-0 to adopt a resolution that supports an "initiative' to make Route 6 a "scenic byway."
Council President Howard Kane joined with Councilwomen Janet Bard and Holly Harris and Councilmen Harold Hallberg, John Gentilman, Dennis Drost and Bill Tunall to endorse the resolution.
Mary Zampogna of San Antonio, Texas, passed away peacefully on Jan. 15, 2013, following complications from a lengthy battle with dementia.
Mary was born Nov. 29, 1921, in Ludlow, the daughter of Paul and Pearl Straneva. She married Harry J. Zampogna and they moved to San Antonio and later parted ways.
The Kane Lady Wolves used a balanced scoring attack and some tenacious defense to earn a 57-41 win over Brookville on Wednesday night in the Wolvesâ€™ Den.
Kaneâ€™s Joe Bizzak bowled a perfect game on Monday night at the Kane Elks Club.
Bizzak bowls for Crescent Beer in the Elks American League. He opened the night with a 198 game, rolled a 202 game in his second game of the night, and capped off the evening with the 300, to reach a 700 series on the nose.
JAMES CITY â€“ Angie Komidar of Kane is the new state-certified sewage treatment plant operator in James City.
Two black sneakers have been tied together and flung over the horizontal traffic signal pole at the intersection of Fraley and Greeves streets in Kane.
The Kane Wolves wrestling team dug themselves a little bit of a hole to start out Tuesday nightâ€™s match in the Wolvesâ€™ Den against the Coudersport Falcons. The visitors jumped out to an early 19-0 lead before a couple of Kane forfeits and a pin by Nate Moore got the home team back on track and propelled them to a 41-31 win over the team from Potter County.
Vowing he can bring about efficiencies in the police department, former Kane police chief William "Yogi" Osmer confirmed Tuesday that he will run for election as mayor this year.
Janet Louise Duffy, 77, of Oak Street, Warren, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, at Warren General Hospital.
Mrs. Duffy was born Jan. 8, 1936, in Kane, the daughter of the late Edward and Dorothy Sandberg Koza. Janet was a 1953 graduate of Kane Area High School.Â She then went on to work at Bell Telephone Company as a Switchboard Operator.Â Throughout the years, she was also employed as a teller at PNC Bank and a secretary for American General.Â For many years, she and her husband, "Bud", were the co-owners of Ideal Bakery.Â
CLARION COUNTY â€” Clarion-based Pennsylvania State Police have reported that a 19-year-old woman reported missing over the weekend was found deceased inside her vehicle â€”Â which she was last seen driving Friday evening â€” Tuesday morning at 7 a.m.
PSP report that the victim, Devan C. Knapp of Brookville, was discovered in the vehicle along Summerville Drive in Millcreek Township, Clarion County, by a passerby. Members of PSP-Clarion and PSP-Punxsy reported to the scene.Â
The incident remains under open investigation, with an autopsy to be conducted at a date and time yet to be determined.