August 16, 2019

Bayfront Glass to hold pop-up glass collection event Saturday

By Kim Lux Editor North East Township ended its glass recycling collection in October 2018 as part of recycling changes set forth by The Erie County […]
August 16, 2019

New superintendent excited for first year at NESD

By Kim Lux Editor Local students and their families are gearing up for the school year and Dr. Michele Hartzell, the new superintendent with the North […]
August 16, 2019

NE Food Pantry to remain open despite partnership with Second Harvest ending

By Kim Lux  Editor The North East Community Food Pantry, 30 Bothel St., will remain fully operational even after a partnership between the food pantry and […]

Last Minute Bits

Rummage / Bake Sale
There will be a huge rummage sale and bake sale at St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 30 Clinton St., on Friday, Aug. 23, from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturday, Aug. 24, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday will be Bag Day. There will be lots of useful household items, antique items, home décor, Christmas décor, clothes, jewelry, books, children’s items and much more. The bake sale will have many delicious treats.
Butterfly Release
Community Nursing Services of North East will hold its fourth annual Memorial Butterfly Release on Aug. 24 at 1 p.m. at Gibson Park. The event is free and open to the public.
Car Cruise-in
The fourth annual Cruise-in by the Lake Shore Street Rod Association will be held on Aug. 24 from noon to 4 p.m. at the Grape Discovery Center, 8305 W. Main Road, Westfield. Dash plaques will be available for the first 100 cards. Vendors can still sign up for $15 a table. For more information call Christina at 716-326-2003.
Dan Schall concert
South Ripley United Methodist Church, 10008 NE Sherman Road, will be hosting its annual Dan Schall concert on Aug. 24. The concert will begin at 6 p.m. this year with refreshments to follow. The concert will be held outside, weather permitting.
Hydrant Flushing
Hydrant flushing in North East Borough will take place Sunday, Aug. 25, and Monday, Aug. 26. In the township, hydrants will be flushed Sunday, Aug. 25, through Tuesday, Aug. 27.
Township tax collector's office hours
North East Township’s Tax Collector Penny Luke’s office will be closed Thursday, Aug. 29, through Tuesday, Sept. 3. It will reopen Wednesday, Sept. 4, at 9 a.m. Have a safe Labor Day weekend!
Twice a week garbage pick-up ending
Friday, Aug. 30, is the last day for twice a week garbage pick-up. Also, due to the Labor Day holiday, Monday and Tuesday garbage will be picked up on Tuesday, Sept. 3. Once a week garbage collection will resume starting Sept. 3.
Line dancing
Line dancing! Monday nights at 7 p.m. at Fit 4 Life, located at 3155 Williams Road. Members free, nonmembers pay a drop-in fee of $5
Ragin Raisins Sign-ups
Ragin Raisins Wrestling Club sign-ups will be held Monday, Sept. 16, and Tuesday, Sept. 17, in Mercyhurst North East’s Wrestling Room from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Practice will start Monday, Oct. 28. For more information please email Jason Locke at

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August 16, 2019

Friday, Aug. 16

Friday, Aug. 16 Pacesetters Exercise: 8:15 a.m. at Gravel Pit Park. The class will be walking during the summer months. All are welcome to join.  Senior […]

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