Latest Erie County Stories

2013-08-14 23:17:00

The Bar Association of Erie County has chosen Algonquin Studios and its web content management system, QuantumCMS, for the design, development, and hosting of the Association’s web site.

2013-08-01 23:25:13

After a two week-long trial, an Erie County (Buffalo, NY) jury delivered a verdict in favor of the family of Lee Bernard Holdsworth in the amount of $ 3 million dollars. Mr.

2012-03-15 10:00:00

Ingram Content Group has been named the primary vendor of print materials for the 37 branch Buffalo and Erie County Public Library System, which celebrated 175 years of service in 2011 and had

2011-07-29 09:00:00

ERIE, Pa., July 29, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Tom Corbett today toured GE Transportation, Erie County's largest employer, where he discussed his commitment to working with Pennsylvania's businesses to ensure future growth and job creation. GE Transportation (GET), headquartered in Erie, provides manufacturing services for the railroad, marine, drilling, mining and energy storage industries. "I am committed to fostering the pro-growth, pro-business environment that will ensure...

2009-11-19 11:00:00

ERIE, Pa., Nov. 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- An impressive 1,257 volunteers picked up 72,763 pieces of trash adding up to 19,395 pounds during the seventh Pennsylvania-Lake Erie International Coastal Cleanup, according to the Department of Environmental Protection. The results of the Sept.

2009-09-27 12:40:55

Western Pennsylvania Conservancy (WPC) scientists have discovered a plant in Erie County that has never been recorded in Pennsylvania.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.