The American Red Cross offers the following guidelines on staying safe during intense heat:
HARRISBURG -Four new cases of COVID-19 were reported from Venango County on Thursday, according to the state Department of Health. The county, which has reported six additional cases since June 26, now has 23 total cases (16 confirmed and seven probable).
MARIENVILLE - Allegheny National Forest is accepting public review and comment on the East Branch of the Tionesta Creek vegetation management project in Elk and McKean counties.
The newspaper's annual Save, Serve and Protect edition, one that highlights the work of local police, fire and emergency services agencies, will be published Friday, July 17.
Oil City fielded a number of baseball teams from the 1920s through the 1950s, and private clubs were often the sponsors. This photo, taken in 1931, shows the Inter-City League, Polish National Alliance Baseball Club. The jerseys note the PNA 905 Club in Oil City. While the players aren't spe…
EAST BRADY - The Queenstown Hunt Club in East Brady became an educational center over the weekend when the North Central Chapter of Pheasants Forever hosted 21 women from across the state for "Women on the Wing."
Downtown Oil City property and business owners who are considering storefront improvement projects within the next two years may be eligible for a facade improvement grant of up to $5,000.
It was August 1960 when Oil City officials, worrying about the future of the community's worn and tattered North Side business district, agreed to launch a major urban renewal effort known as the Railroad Plaza Project, later simplified as the Plaza Project.
HARRISBURG - The state Department of Health on Monday said one COVID-19 case attributed to Clarion County has been taken off the county's total number of cases. It now has 34 total cases, all of which are confirmed.
NEW ORLEANS - The Oil Valley Film Festival held annually in Oil City will take place digitally this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, according to festival director Matt Croyle.
The Orpheum Theater at 216 Seneca St. in Oil City opened around 1906 and then went through a number of name changes, including The Princess in 1914, The Cameo in the early 1920s and finally, The Lyric, a few years later.
HARRISBURG - The state on Saturday issued updated guidance on the return of activities, visitation and other events for residents in nursing homes, personal care homes, assisted living residences and private intermediate care facilities.
HARRISBURG - The state Department of Health on Sunday said Clarion County reported two additional confirmed cases of COVID-19, and Venango County on Saturday reported one new case.
HARRISBURG - The state Department of Health on Friday said COVID-19 cases held steady for the 13th consecutive day in both Venango and Forest counties, and Clarion County cases held steady for the past three days.
93RD BIRTHDAY - Lucille McCool, a resident at The Caring Place in Franklin, will mark her 93rd birthday Tuesday, July 7. She was married to the late Donald McCool, and she is the mother of Connie (Gary) Moore of Tucson, Arizona; Carol (Roland) McCamey of Franklin; and Don (Lori) McCool of Fr…