The Kane Republican | AP iAtom feed 2015-05-26T23:36:32-04:00 Drupal Explanation given for loss of Kane Fire Hall aid http://www.kanerepublican.com/node/9104 2015-05-26T23:36:32-04:00 Kane Republican Copyright 2010 Kane Republican Explanation given for loss of Kane Fire Hall aid 9104 article en 14 1 2015-05-26T23:36:32-04:00 2015-05-26T23:36:32-04:00 9104 14 Explanation given for loss of Kane Fire Hall aid SMETHPORT – More restrictive guidelines by the state Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) are blamed for shooting down federal aid for a Kane Fire Hall project. Following a public hearing, the McKean Redevelopment and Housing Authority last year approved $14,520 in federal CDBG money for new energy-efficient garage doors at six bays at the Kane Fire Hall on Poplar Street. The allocation for Kane was included in the county application for CDBG money through the state DCED. - See full article in the May 27 edition of The Kane Republican. SMETHPORT – More restrictive guidelines by the state Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) are blamed for shooting down federal aid for a Kane Fire Hall project. Following a public hearing, the McKean Redevelopment and Housing Authority last year approved $14,520 in federal CDBG money for new energy-efficient garage doors at six bays at the Kane Fire Hall on Poplar Street. The allocation for Kane was included in the county application for CDBG money through the state DCED. - See full article in the May 27 edition of The Kane Republican. 1432697792 2 editor a:1:{s:13:"form_build_id";s:37:"form-6d779c1a1b426a0713d269ad5d4f8a01";} 1 1 1 1 1 1 1432697792 100 Ted Lutz 7406 14 Breaking News.jpg sites/default/files/Breaking News_91.jpg image/jpeg 692208 1 1432697791 1 a:2:{s:5:"title";s:0:"";s:3:"alt";s:0:"";} http://www.kanerepublican.com/sites/default/files/Breaking News_91.jpg Copyright 2010 Kane Republican Kane, PA Staff Writer Kane Republican f55440c1c89d242b776bd5b0ba71bd72 Officials provide Kinzua Bridge Park update http://www.kanerepublican.com/node/9103 2015-05-26T23:35:59-04:00 Kane Republican Copyright 2010 Kane Republican Officials provide Kinzua Bridge Park update 9103 article en 14 1 2015-05-26T23:30:58-04:00 2015-05-26T23:35:59-04:00 9103 14 Officials provide Kinzua Bridge Park update MT. JEWETT – Officials have provided another update on the ongoing Kinzua Bridge Park Office/Visitor Center construction project. These updates will be provided on a periodic basis. The following update summarizes regularly scheduled job conferences held by the Department of General Services (DGS) that include all contractors working on site. The winter of 2014-15 presented many challenges. As result of the severe weather conditions in the PA Wilds region, the Kinzua Bridge Park Office/Visitor Center construction project is behind schedule. These delays prompted DGS to approve a project deadline extension into late 2015. There has been steady progress in recent weeks. - See full article in the May 27 edition of The Kane Republican. MT. JEWETT – Officials have provided another update on the ongoing Kinzua Bridge Park Office/Visitor Center construction project. These updates will be provided on a periodic basis. The following update summarizes regularly scheduled job conferences held by the Department of General Services (DGS) that include all contractors working on site. 1432697759 2 editor a:1:{s:13:"form_build_id";s:37:"form-6d779c1a1b426a0713d269ad5d4f8a01";} 1 1 1 1 1 1 1432697458 100 7405 14 Kinzua.jpg sites/default/files/Kinzua.jpg image/jpeg 82888 1 1432697759 1 a:2:{s:5:"title";s:0:"";s:3:"alt";s:0:"";} http://www.kanerepublican.com/sites/default/files/Kinzua.jpg Copyright 2010 Kane Republican Kane, PA Staff Writer Kane Republican f55440c1c89d242b776bd5b0ba71bd72 Sacrifice is key, Kane Memorial Day speaker says http://www.kanerepublican.com/node/9100 2015-05-25T23:10:25-04:00 Kane Republican Copyright 2010 Kane Republican Sacrifice is key, Kane Memorial Day speaker says 9100 article en 14 1 2015-05-25T23:10:25-04:00 2015-05-25T23:10:25-04:00 9100 14 Sacrifice is key, Kane Memorial Day speaker says Sacrifice is a key in the celebration of Memorial Day. "Sacrifice is giving the best of oneself with the full knowledge that the best may be used up for the greater good," U.S. Coast Guard Reserve Petty Officer 2nd Class Josh Jekielek said Monday. "Sacrifice is every name on every stone with a flag by it. Sacrifice is every family member who has endured this loss, these absences, the pain and anguish of their loved ones.  "Sacrifice is every veteran who remembers the unimaginable, wakes from dreams of the unthinkable and who walks the solitary road of an emotional war that lasts far beyond the physical one." Jekielek, a Kane High School teacher, was the keynote speaker Monday at the annual Memorial Day program at the memorial "point" area at Evergreen Park in Kane. - See full article in the May 26 edition of The Kane Republican. Sacrifice is a key in the celebration of Memorial Day. "Sacrifice is giving the best of oneself with the full knowledge that the best may be used up for the greater good," U.S. Coast Guard Reserve Petty Officer 2nd Class Josh Jekielek said Monday. "Sacrifice is every name on every stone with a flag by it. Sacrifice is every family member who has endured this loss, these absences, the pain and anguish of their loved ones.  1432609825 2 editor a:1:{s:13:"form_build_id";s:37:"form-6d779c1a1b426a0713d269ad5d4f8a01";} 1 1 1 1 1 1 1432609825 100 Ted Lutz 7401 14 5.25.15 dignitaries.jpg sites/default/files/5.25.15 dignitaries.jpg image/jpeg 106108 1 1432609825 1 a:2:{s:5:"title";s:93:"Photo by Ted Lutz – These are some of the dignitaries for the Memorial Day program in Kane.";s:3:"alt";s:0:"";} http://www.kanerepublican.com/sites/default/files/5.25.15 dignitaries.jpg Copyright 2010 Kane Republican Kane, PA Staff Writer Kane Republican f55440c1c89d242b776bd5b0ba71bd72 Ludlow speaker pays tribute to veterans http://www.kanerepublican.com/node/9099 2015-05-25T23:09:58-04:00 Kane Republican Copyright 2010 Kane Republican Ludlow speaker pays tribute to veterans 9099 article en 14 1 2015-05-25T23:08:31-04:00 2015-05-25T23:09:58-04:00 9099 14 Ludlow speaker pays tribute to veterans LUDLOW – Veterans who have served their country deserve a simple "thank you." This is the message conveyed Monday by Ken Holmes, the speaker at the annual Memorial Day program at the Gibbs Hill Cemetery near Ludlow. "To what do we owe the price of freedom?" Holmes asked. "It is the veteran-- young and old, black or white, man or woman-- who not only salutes our flag as the symbol of this great nation, but serves under it," Holmes said. - See full article in the May 26 edition of The Kane Republican. LUDLOW – Veterans who have served their country deserve a simple "thank you." This is the message conveyed Monday by Ken Holmes, the speaker at the annual Memorial Day program at the Gibbs Hill Cemetery near Ludlow. "To what do we owe the price of freedom?" Holmes asked. "It is the veteran-- young and old, black or white, man or woman-- who not only salutes our flag as the symbol of this great nation, but serves under it," Holmes said. - See full article in the May 26 edition of The Kane Republican. 1432609798 2 editor a:1:{s:13:"form_build_id";s:37:"form-6d779c1a1b426a0713d269ad5d4f8a01";} 1 1 1 1 1 1 1432609711 100 Ted Lutz 7400 14 5.25.15 ludlow dignitaries.jpg sites/default/files/5.25.15 ludlow dignitaries.jpg image/jpeg 110118 1 1432609798 1 a:2:{s:5:"title";s:143:"Photo by Ted Lutz – These are some of the dignitaries at the annual Memorial Day program held Monday at the Gibbs Hill Cemetery near Ludlow. ";s:3:"alt";s:0:"";} http://www.kanerepublican.com/sites/default/files/5.25.15 ludlow dignitaries.jpg Copyright 2010 Kane Republican Kane, PA Staff Writer Kane Republican f55440c1c89d242b776bd5b0ba71bd72 Mt. Jewett holds annual Memorial Day observance http://www.kanerepublican.com/node/9098 2015-05-25T23:06:55-04:00 Kane Republican Copyright 2010 Kane Republican Mt. Jewett holds annual Memorial Day observance 9098 article en 14 1 2015-05-25T23:06:55-04:00 2015-05-25T23:06:55-04:00 9098 14 Mt. Jewett holds annual Memorial Day observance Vietnam veteran Gary DeVore was the keynote speaker at Monday morning’s Mount Jewett Memorial Day Parade address at the Veterans’ Gazebo on Main Street. DeVore served in the United States Marine Corps from 1968-1974. During his brief address, he first recognized how the town’s celebration is sadly, becoming unique. He recalled how impressed he was when he first attended the event years ago with his wife, “Kushequa girl,” Sue Peterson. DeVore said those in attendance were part of a living history of the town. - See full article in the May 26 edition of The Kane Republican. Vietnam veteran Gary DeVore was the keynote speaker at Monday morning’s Mount Jewett Memorial Day Parade address at the Veterans’ Gazebo on Main Street. DeVore served in the United States Marine Corps from 1968-1974. During his brief address, he first recognized how the town’s celebration is sadly, becoming unique. He recalled how impressed he was when he first attended the event years ago with his wife, “Kushequa girl,” Sue Peterson. DeVore said those in attendance were part of a living history of the town. - See full article in the May 26 edition of The Kane Republican. 1432609615 2 editor a:1:{s:13:"form_build_id";s:37:"form-6d779c1a1b426a0713d269ad5d4f8a01";} 1 1 1 1 1 1 1432609615 100 Amy Geer 7399 14 2.JPG sites/default/files/2_8.JPG image/jpeg 125845 1 1432609613 1 a:2:{s:5:"title";s:134:"Photo by Amy Geer – Participants in Monday's Mt Jewett Memorial Day program are pictured in front of the town's Veterans' Monument. ";s:3:"alt";s:0:"";} http://www.kanerepublican.com/sites/default/files/2_8.JPG Copyright 2010 Kane Republican Kane, PA Staff Writer Kane Republican f55440c1c89d242b776bd5b0ba71bd72 Memorial Day programs set Monday in Kane area http://www.kanerepublican.com/node/9095 2015-05-22T23:33:34-04:00 Kane Republican Copyright 2010 Kane Republican Memorial Day programs set Monday in Kane area 9095 article en 14 1 2015-05-22T23:33:34-04:00 2015-05-22T23:33:34-04:00 9095 14 Memorial Day programs set Monday in Kane area Memorial Day parades and programs are scheduled Monday in the Kane area. Events are set in Kane, Mt. Jewett and Ludlow. Kane The annual Memorial Day parade in Kane begins at 9:30 a.m. Units will form at 9 a.m. on Wetmore Avenue. The parade will proceed south on Fraley Street through the Uptown Business District. The parade will end at the memorial "point" area at Evergreen Park at South Fraley, Chestnut and Birch streets. - See full article in the May 23rd edition of The Kane Republican. Memorial Day parades and programs are scheduled Monday in the Kane area. Events are set in Kane, Mt. Jewett and Ludlow. Kane The annual Memorial Day parade in Kane begins at 9:30 a.m. Units will form at 9 a.m. on Wetmore Avenue. The parade will proceed south on Fraley Street through the Uptown Business District. The parade will end at the memorial "point" area at Evergreen Park at South Fraley, Chestnut and Birch streets. - See full article in the May 23rd edition of The Kane Republican. 1432352014 2 editor a:1:{s:13:"form_build_id";s:37:"form-6d779c1a1b426a0713d269ad5d4f8a01";} 1 1 1 1 1 1 1432352014 100 Ted Lutz 7396 14 5.22.15 soldiers at cemetery.jpg sites/default/files/5.22.15 soldiers at cemetery.jpg image/jpeg 112318 1 1432352011 1 a:2:{s:5:"title";s:239:"Photo by Ted Lutz – This is the Civil War Memorial area at Forest Lawn Cemetery on Route 66 just south of Kane. In keeping with the Memorial Day tradition, American flags are flying at graves of veterans buried in Kane area cemeteries. ";s:3:"alt";s:0:"";} http://www.kanerepublican.com/sites/default/files/5.22.15 soldiers at cemetery.jpg Copyright 2010 Kane Republican Kane, PA Staff Writer Kane Republican f55440c1c89d242b776bd5b0ba71bd72 'Green Team' oversees recycling at Kane High School http://www.kanerepublican.com/node/9092 2015-05-21T23:35:43-04:00 Kane Republican Copyright 2010 Kane Republican 'Green Team' oversees recycling at Kane High School 9092 article en 14 1 2015-05-21T23:30:43-04:00 2015-05-21T23:35:43-04:00 9092 14 'Green Team' oversees recycling at Kane High School Students and staff members at Kane Area High School are doing their part to recycle waste. Under the supervision of the student "Green Team," the school is recycling paper, aluminum cans and plastic and glass bottles. Containers for the items have been placed throughout the high school. The "Green Team" hauls the recyclables to "zero sort" bins adjacent to the school parking lot. Advanced Disposal picks up the bins. Clayton Colson, a high school senior, is the chairman of the six-member "Green Team" which oversees the recycling program. - See full article in the May 21st edition of Students and staff members at Kane Area High School are doing their part to recycle waste. Under the supervision of the student "Green Team," the school is recycling paper, aluminum cans and plastic and glass bottles. Containers for the items have been placed throughout the high school. The "Green Team" hauls the recyclables to "zero sort" bins adjacent to the school parking lot. Advanced Disposal picks up the bins. Clayton Colson, a high school senior, is the chairman of the six-member "Green Team" which oversees the recycling program. - See full article in the May 21st edition of 1432265743 2 editor a:1:{s:13:"form_build_id";s:37:"form-6d779c1a1b426a0713d269ad5d4f8a01";} 1 1 1 1 1 1 1432265443 100 Ted Lutz 7393 14 5.13.15 hs recycling.jpg sites/default/files/5.13.15 hs recycling.jpg image/jpeg 122706 1 1432265740 1 a:2:{s:5:"title";s:212:"Photo by Ted Lutz – Clayton Colson, a senior, is chairman of the "Green Team" that is promoting recycling at Kane Area High School. Recyclables are placed in "zero sort" bins adjacent to the school parking lot.";s:3:"alt";s:0:"";} http://www.kanerepublican.com/sites/default/files/5.13.15 hs recycling.jpg Copyright 2010 Kane Republican Kane, PA Staff Writer Kane Republican f55440c1c89d242b776bd5b0ba71bd72 Child Safety Fair held at Kane’s Evergreen Park http://www.kanerepublican.com/node/9091 2015-05-21T23:28:50-04:00 Kane Republican Copyright 2010 Kane Republican Child Safety Fair held at Kane’s Evergreen Park 9091 article en 14 1 2015-05-21T23:25:27-04:00 2015-05-21T23:28:50-04:00 9091 14 Child Safety Fair held at Kane’s Evergreen Park Overcast skies didn’t dampen the spirits of the area youth who attended Thursday afternoon’s Child Safety Fair. The Kane Area Development Center sponsored the free event which was held at Evergreen Park , between the Enchanted Playground and the basketball court from 2-5 p.m. A number of local agencies set up information booths at the park and many had items free for children or games to play. KADC employees manned a welcome table and offered free hot dogs, courtesy of Texas Hot, and face-painting. - See full article in the May 21st edition on The Kane Republican. Overcast skies didn’t dampen the spirits of the area youth who attended Thursday afternoon’s Child Safety Fair. The Kane Area Development Center sponsored the free event which was held at Evergreen Park , between the Enchanted Playground and the basketball court from 2-5 p.m. A number of local agencies set up information booths at the park and many had items free for children or games to play. KADC employees manned a welcome table and offered free hot dogs, courtesy of Texas Hot, and face-painting. - See full article in the May 21st edition on The Kane Republican. 1432265330 2 editor a:1:{s:13:"form_build_id";s:37:"form-6d779c1a1b426a0713d269ad5d4f8a01";} 1 1 1 1 1 1 1432265127 100 Amy Geer 7392 14 child safety fair.JPG sites/default/files/child safety fair.JPG image/jpeg 155397 1 1432265329 1 a:2:{s:5:"title";s:246:"Photo by Amy Geer – Erin Vassallo, executive director of the Kane Area Development Center, paints the face of Max Lehman at Thursday's Child Safety Fair. The event, sponsored by the KADC, included booths run by a number of local youth agencies.";s:3:"alt";s:0:"";} http://www.kanerepublican.com/sites/default/files/child safety fair.JPG Copyright 2010 Kane Republican Kane, PA Staff Writer Kane Republican f55440c1c89d242b776bd5b0ba71bd72 Kane teacher to speak at Memorial Day program http://www.kanerepublican.com/node/9090 2015-05-21T23:25:51-04:00 Kane Republican Copyright 2010 Kane Republican Kane teacher to speak at Memorial Day program 9090 article en 14 1 2015-05-21T23:22:05-04:00 2015-05-21T23:25:51-04:00 9090 14 Kane teacher to speak at Memorial Day program Kane High School teacher Josh Jekielek will deliver the keynote speech Monday at the annual Memorial Day program at Evergreen Park in Kane. The program at the memorial "point" at the park follows the parade at 9:30 a.m. Monday. Kane Mayor "Yogi" Osmer is the master-of-ceremonies. Jekielek, who teaches English language arts at the high school, currently serves in the U.S. Coast Guard Reserve with the rank of Petty Officer 2nd Class. - See full article in the May 21st edition of The Kane Republican. Kane High School teacher Josh Jekielek will deliver the keynote speech Monday at the annual Memorial Day program at Evergreen Park in Kane. The program at the memorial "point" at the park follows the parade at 9:30 a.m. Monday. Kane Mayor "Yogi" Osmer is the master-of-ceremonies. Jekielek, who teaches English language arts at the high school, currently serves in the U.S. Coast Guard Reserve with the rank of Petty Officer 2nd Class. - See full article in the May 21st edition of The Kane Republican. 1432265151 2 editor a:1:{s:13:"form_build_id";s:37:"form-6d779c1a1b426a0713d269ad5d4f8a01";} 1 1 1 1 1 1 1432264925 100 Ted Lutz 7391 14 5.15.15 josh jekielek.jpg sites/default/files/5.15.15 josh jekielek.jpg image/jpeg 78615 1 1432265150 1 a:2:{s:5:"title";s:13:"Josh Jekielek";s:3:"alt";s:0:"";} http://www.kanerepublican.com/sites/default/files/5.15.15 josh jekielek.jpg Copyright 2010 Kane Republican Kane, PA Staff Writer Kane Republican f55440c1c89d242b776bd5b0ba71bd72 VIDEO: David Letterman Says Goodbye to the "Late Show" http://www.kanerepublican.com/node/9087 2015-05-21T18:21:21-04:00 Kane Republican krnews1@zitomedia.net Copyright 2015 Kane Republican VIDEO: David Letterman Says Goodbye to the "Late Show" 9087 article en 14 1 2015-05-21T18:21:21-04:00 2015-05-21T18:21:21-04:00 9087 14 VIDEO: David Letterman Says Goodbye to the "Late Show" VIDEO: David Letterman Says Goodbye to the "Late Show" Letterman has a star-studded finale <script type="text/javascript"async src="http://launch.newsinc.com/js/embed.js" id="_nw2e-js"></script> <div class="ndn_embed" data-config-widget-id="2" style="width:390px;height:219px" data-config-type="VideoPlayer/Single" data-config-tracking-group="90711" data-config-playlist-id="13434" data-config-video-id="29111252" data-config-site-section="horizon"></div> VIDEO: David Letterman Says Goodbye to the "Late Show" Letterman has a star-studded finale <script type="text/javascript"async src="http://launch.newsinc.com/js/embed.js" id="_nw2e-js"></script> <div class="ndn_embed" data-config-widget-id="2" style="width:390px;height:219px" data-config-type="VideoPlayer/Single" data-config-tracking-group="90711" data-config-playlist-id="13434" data-config-video-id="29111252" data-config-site-section="horizon"></div> 1432246881 2 editor a:1:{s:13:"form_build_id";s:37:"form-6d779c1a1b426a0713d269ad5d4f8a01";} 1 1 1 1 1 1 1432246881 100 7388 14 Video of the day.jpg sites/default/files/Video of the day_34.jpg image/jpeg 1691 1 1432246881 1 a:2:{s:5:"title";s:0:"";s:3:"alt";s:0:"";} http://www.kanerepublican.com/sites/default/files/Video of the day_34.jpg krnews1@zitomedia.net Copyright 2015 Kane Republican Kane, PA Staff Writer Kane Republican f55440c1c89d242b776bd5b0ba71bd72