The Kane Republican | AP iAtom feed 2014-04-18T23:25:03-04:00 Drupal Council weighs options for tennis courts project http://www.kanerepublican.com/node/6944 2014-04-18T23:25:03-04:00 Kane Republican Copyright 2010 Kane Republican Council weighs options for tennis courts project 6944 article en 14 1 2014-04-18T23:25:03-04:00 2014-04-18T23:25:03-04:00 6944 14 Council weighs options for tennis courts project The Kane Borough Council is weighing its options for renovating the three tennis courts at Evergreen Park. Two bids have been received for resurfacing the courts.  Kingsview Enterprises of Lakewood, N.Y. has submitted the apparent low bid of $40,300 for new pavement for the courts. Maple Athletic Surfaces submitted a bid of $82,000. The Kane Borough Council is weighing its options for renovating the three tennis courts at Evergreen Park. Two bids have been received for resurfacing the courts.  Kingsview Enterprises of Lakewood, N.Y. has submitted the apparent low bid of $40,300 for new pavement for the courts. Maple Athletic Surfaces submitted a bid of $82,000. 1397877903 2 editor a:1:{s:13:"form_build_id";s:37:"form-6d779c1a1b426a0713d269ad5d4f8a01";} 1 1 1 1 1 1 1397877903 100 Ted Lutz 5329 14 main story.JPG sites/default/files/main story_17.JPG image/jpeg 590332 1 1397877903 1 a:2:{s:5:"title";s:348:"Photo by Ted Lutz – The Kane Borough Council is exploring its options for renovating the three side-by-side tennis courts at Evergreen Park. Bids have been received for re-paving the surface. Bids also have been received for repairing the court surface. Council plans to use federal community development block grant (CDBG) funds for the project.";s:3:"alt";s:0:"";} http://www.kanerepublican.com/sites/default/files/main story_17.JPG Copyright 2010 Kane Republican Kane, PA Staff Writer Kane Republican f55440c1c89d242b776bd5b0ba71bd72 From mom to marathoner; Quesenberry vows to return to Boston http://www.kanerepublican.com/node/6943 2014-04-18T23:23:30-04:00 Kane Republican Copyright 2010 Kane Republican From mom to marathoner; Quesenberry vows to return to Boston 6943 article en 14 1 2014-04-18T23:23:30-04:00 2014-04-18T23:23:30-04:00 6943 14 From mom to marathoner; Quesenberry vows to return to Boston On Monday at 11 a.m., Molly Quesenberry, 42, of St. Marys will take to the starting line of the Boston Marathon fulfilling a vow she made to return to the race. On Monday at 11 a.m., Molly Quesenberry, 42, of St. Marys will take to the starting line of the Boston Marathon fulfilling a vow she made to return to the race. 1397877810 2 editor a:1:{s:13:"form_build_id";s:37:"form-6d779c1a1b426a0713d269ad5d4f8a01";} 1 1 1 1 1 1 1397877810 100 Amy Cherry 5328 14 4-19 Quesenberry running.JPG sites/default/files/4-19 Quesenberry running.JPG image/jpeg 584147 1 1397877810 1 a:2:{s:5:"title";s:165:"St. Marys runner Molly Quesenberry is shown at the Indiana First Bank Veterans Marathon in November. She will be racing Monday morning in her second Boston Marathon.";s:3:"alt";s:0:"";} http://www.kanerepublican.com/sites/default/files/4-19 Quesenberry running.JPG Copyright 2010 Kane Republican Kane, PA Staff Writer Kane Republican f55440c1c89d242b776bd5b0ba71bd72 Kane officials to discuss problems with garbage http://www.kanerepublican.com/node/6938 2014-04-17T22:45:51-04:00 Kane Republican Copyright 2010 Kane Republican Kane officials to discuss problems with garbage 6938 article en 14 1 2014-04-17T22:45:51-04:00 2014-04-17T22:45:51-04:00 6938 14 Kane officials to discuss problems with garbage Kane borough officials are planning to meet to discuss ways to better address problems with garbage. Mayor William "Yogi" Osmer said he and Police Officer-in-charge Heath Boyer plan to meet with Kane District Court Judge Dave Engman on the issue. Kane borough officials are planning to meet to discuss ways to better address problems with garbage. Mayor William "Yogi" Osmer said he and Police Officer-in-charge Heath Boyer plan to meet with Kane District Court Judge Dave Engman on the issue. 1397789151 2 editor a:1:{s:13:"form_build_id";s:37:"form-6d779c1a1b426a0713d269ad5d4f8a01";} 1 1 1 1 1 1 1397789151 100 Ted Lutz 5324 14 4.14.14 garbage 224 welsh.jpg sites/default/files/4.14.14 garbage 224 welsh.jpg image/jpeg 462510 1 1397789150 1 a:2:{s:5:"title";s:244:"Photo by Ted Lutz – Bed padding and tarps cover alleged bags of garbage this week outside the Columbus Apartments building at 224 Welsh St. in Kane. Local officials are planning to discuss ways to better enforce the borough garbage ordinance.";s:3:"alt";s:0:"";} http://www.kanerepublican.com/sites/default/files/4.14.14 garbage 224 welsh.jpg Copyright 2010 Kane Republican Kane, PA Staff Writer Kane Republican f55440c1c89d242b776bd5b0ba71bd72 Another Rabies Clinic set http://www.kanerepublican.com/node/6936 2014-04-17T22:42:07-04:00 Kane Republican Copyright 2010 Kane Republican Another Rabies Clinic set 6936 article en 14 1 2014-04-17T22:42:07-04:00 2014-04-17T22:42:07-04:00 6936 14 Another Rabies Clinic set A rabies clinic was held last Saturday at the Kane Fire Hall by the McKean County SPCA. A total of 149 dogs and cats were vaccinated. For those who missed the event, the Bradford chapter of the SPCA will sponsor another Rabies Clinic on Saturday, April 19 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the animal shelter at 80 Glenwood Ave., Bradford. Pictured is Bilbo, a resident at the SPCA. He is great with dogs, cats and children. Bilbo, along with many others at the SPCA, would make a fine addition to home. A rabies clinic was held last Saturday at the Kane Fire Hall by the McKean County SPCA. A total of 149 dogs and cats were vaccinated. For those who missed the event, the Bradford chapter of the SPCA will sponsor another Rabies Clinic on Saturday, April 19 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the animal shelter at 80 Glenwood Ave., Bradford. Pictured is Bilbo, a resident at the SPCA. He is great with dogs, cats and children. Bilbo, along with many others at the SPCA, would make a fine addition to home. 1397788927 2 editor a:1:{s:13:"form_build_id";s:37:"form-6d779c1a1b426a0713d269ad5d4f8a01";} 1 1 1 1 1 1 1397788927 100 5322 14 bilbo.jpg sites/default/files/bilbo.jpg image/jpeg 158630 1 1397788926 1 a:2:{s:5:"title";s:0:"";s:3:"alt";s:0:"";} http://www.kanerepublican.com/sites/default/files/bilbo.jpg Copyright 2010 Kane Republican Kane, PA Staff Writer Kane Republican f55440c1c89d242b776bd5b0ba71bd72 Fire damages barn at Wetmore Twp. horse farm http://www.kanerepublican.com/node/6931 2014-04-16T23:09:02-04:00 Kane Republican Copyright 2010 Kane Republican Fire damages barn at Wetmore Twp. horse farm 6931 article en 14 1 2014-04-16T23:09:02-04:00 2014-04-16T23:09:02-04:00 6931 14 Fire damages barn at Wetmore Twp. horse farm A fire of undetermined origin damaged a barn Wednesday afternoon at the Sandy and Larry Johnson horse farm at 739 S. Settlement Rd., Wetmore Township. A fire of undetermined origin damaged a barn Wednesday afternoon at the Sandy and Larry Johnson horse farm at 739 S. Settlement Rd., Wetmore Township. 1397704142 2 editor a:1:{s:13:"form_build_id";s:37:"form-6d779c1a1b426a0713d269ad5d4f8a01";} 1 1 1 1 1 1 1397704142 100 Ted Lutz 5317 14 firemen gather.JPG sites/default/files/firemen gather.JPG image/jpeg 776560 1 1397704142 1 a:2:{s:5:"title";s:202:"Photo by Ted Lutz – Volunteer firefighters are seen at the site of a smoky barn fire Wednesday at the rear of the Johnson residence on South Settlement Road. The fire in a hay loft was quickly doused.";s:3:"alt";s:0:"";} http://www.kanerepublican.com/sites/default/files/firemen gather.JPG Copyright 2010 Kane Republican Kane, PA Staff Writer Kane Republican f55440c1c89d242b776bd5b0ba71bd72 Kane Middle School to celebrate its national honor http://www.kanerepublican.com/node/6930 2014-04-16T23:07:58-04:00 Kane Republican Copyright 2010 Kane Republican Kane Middle School to celebrate its national honor 6930 article en 14 1 2014-04-16T23:07:58-04:00 2014-04-16T23:07:58-04:00 6930 14 Kane Middle School to celebrate its national honor A forum is planned May 7 to celebrate the selection of the Kane Middle School for the prestigious national "Schools To Watch" honor. A forum is planned May 7 to celebrate the selection of the Kane Middle School for the prestigious national "Schools To Watch" honor. 1397704078 2 editor a:1:{s:13:"form_build_id";s:37:"form-6d779c1a1b426a0713d269ad5d4f8a01";} 1 1 1 1 1 1 1397704078 100 Ted Lutz 5316 14 fryzlewicz.JPG sites/default/files/fryzlewicz.JPG image/jpeg 448912 1 1397704077 1 a:2:{s:5:"title";s:14:"Jim Fryzlewicz";s:3:"alt";s:0:"";} http://www.kanerepublican.com/sites/default/files/fryzlewicz.JPG Copyright 2010 Kane Republican Kane, PA Staff Writer Kane Republican f55440c1c89d242b776bd5b0ba71bd72 Sheriff's Department part of Project ChildSafe http://www.kanerepublican.com/node/6929 2014-04-16T23:04:03-04:00 Kane Republican Copyright 2010 Kane Republican Sheriff's Department part of Project ChildSafe 6929 article en 14 1 2014-04-16T23:04:03-04:00 2014-04-16T23:04:03-04:00 6929 14 Sheriff's Department part of Project ChildSafe The Elk County Sheriff's Department on Wednesday afternoon announced the county's inclusion in the Project ChildSafe initiative. The directive is a nationwide program that promotes safe firearms handling and storage practices among all firearm owners through the distribution of safety education messages and free firearm safety kits. The Elk County Sheriff's Department on Wednesday afternoon announced the county's inclusion in the Project ChildSafe initiative. The directive is a nationwide program that promotes safe firearms handling and storage practices among all firearm owners through the distribution of safety education messages and free firearm safety kits. 1397703843 2 editor a:1:{s:13:"form_build_id";s:37:"form-6d779c1a1b426a0713d269ad5d4f8a01";} 1 1 1 1 1 1 1397703843 100 Joseph Bell 5315 14 ProjectChildSafe.jpg sites/default/files/ProjectChildSafe.jpg image/jpeg 269590 1 1397703843 1 a:2:{s:5:"title";s:332:"Photo by Joseph Bell – The Elk County Sheriff's Department on Wednesday afternoon announced the county's inclusion in the Project ChildSafe initiative, a program which promotes safe firearms handling and storage practices among all firearm owners through the distribution of safety education messages and free firearm safety kits.";s:3:"alt";s:0:"";} http://www.kanerepublican.com/sites/default/files/ProjectChildSafe.jpg Copyright 2010 Kane Republican Kane, PA Staff Writer Kane Republican f55440c1c89d242b776bd5b0ba71bd72 Dam project completion pushed back to 2019 http://www.kanerepublican.com/node/6928 2014-04-16T23:01:51-04:00 Kane Republican Copyright 2010 Kane Republican Dam project completion pushed back to 2019 6928 article en 14 1 2014-04-16T23:01:51-04:00 2014-04-16T23:01:51-04:00 6928 14 Dam project completion pushed back to 2019 JONES TWP. – The completion date to the extensive East Branch Dam repair project has been pushed back to 2019, two years later than originally anticipated. The $280 million project entails constructing a full-length, full-depth concrete cutoff wall through the dam to reduce risk and restore the dam to normal operation. JONES TWP. – The completion date to the extensive East Branch Dam repair project has been pushed back to 2019, two years later than originally anticipated. The $280 million project entails constructing a full-length, full-depth concrete cutoff wall through the dam to reduce risk and restore the dam to normal operation. 1397703711 2 editor a:1:{s:13:"form_build_id";s:37:"form-6d779c1a1b426a0713d269ad5d4f8a01";} 1 1 1 1 1 1 1397703711 100 Amy Cherry 5314 14 Mike RattayCLR.jpg sites/default/files/Mike RattayCLR.jpg image/jpeg 802323 1 1397703710 1 a:2:{s:5:"title";s:165:"Photo by Amy Cherry – Mike Rattay, East Branch Dam project manager, speaks to a small audience during the recent stakeholders meeting held at the East Branch Dam. ";s:3:"alt";s:0:"";} http://www.kanerepublican.com/sites/default/files/Mike RattayCLR.jpg Copyright 2010 Kane Republican Kane, PA Staff Writer Kane Republican f55440c1c89d242b776bd5b0ba71bd72 Court date is delayed for driver in 6-fatality crash  http://www.kanerepublican.com/node/6918 2014-04-15T23:46:15-04:00 Kane Republican Copyright 2010 Kane Republican Court date is delayed for driver in 6-fatality crash  6918 article en 14 1 2014-04-15T23:46:15-04:00 2014-04-15T23:46:15-04:00 6918 14 Court date is delayed for driver in 6-fatality crash  SMETHPORT – A change has been made in the next court date for a Kane woman charged in connection with a horrific six-fatality crash Aug. 31. Kathleen S. "Kathy" Douglas, 37, had been scheduled to appear Thursday in McKean County Court in Smethport to enter a plea in the case SMETHPORT – A change has been made in the next court date for a Kane woman charged in connection with a horrific six-fatality crash Aug. 31. Kathleen S. "Kathy" Douglas, 37, had been scheduled to appear Thursday in McKean County Court in Smethport to enter a plea in the case 1397619975 2 editor a:1:{s:13:"form_build_id";s:37:"form-6d779c1a1b426a0713d269ad5d4f8a01";} 1 1 1 1 1 1 1397619975 100 5306 14 kathy douglas head 2013.jpeg sites/default/files/kathy douglas head 2013.jpeg image/jpeg 59546 1 1397619975 1 a:2:{s:5:"title";s:13:"Kathy Douglas";s:3:"alt";s:0:"";} http://www.kanerepublican.com/sites/default/files/kathy douglas head 2013.jpeg Copyright 2010 Kane Republican Kane, PA Staff Writer Kane Republican f55440c1c89d242b776bd5b0ba71bd72 Plans for Kane Sesquicentennial move ahead http://www.kanerepublican.com/node/6917 2014-04-15T23:45:16-04:00 Kane Republican Copyright 2010 Kane Republican Plans for Kane Sesquicentennial move ahead 6917 article en 14 1 2014-04-15T23:45:16-04:00 2014-04-15T23:45:16-04:00 6917 14 Plans for Kane Sesquicentennial move ahead Snow was in the air Tuesday evening as the Kane Sesquicentennial Committee continued to make plans for the community's 150th birthday party this summer. Snow was in the air Tuesday evening as the Kane Sesquicentennial Committee continued to make plans for the community's 150th birthday party this summer. 1397619916 2 editor a:1:{s:13:"form_build_id";s:37:"form-6d779c1a1b426a0713d269ad5d4f8a01";} 1 1 1 1 1 1 1397619916 100 Ted Lutz 5305 14 Kane 150th.JPG sites/default/files/Kane 150th.JPG image/jpeg 473277 1 1397619916 1 a:2:{s:5:"title";s:236:"Photo by Ted Lutz – The Kane Sesquicentennial Committee now is selling a special flag that marks Kane's 150th birthday. Flags are available at the borough office, the Chamber of Commerce and the Photo and Sound Shoppe on Fraley Street";s:3:"alt";s:0:"";} http://www.kanerepublican.com/sites/default/files/Kane 150th.JPG Copyright 2010 Kane Republican Kane, PA Staff Writer Kane Republican f55440c1c89d242b776bd5b0ba71bd72