News & Updates

Posted on May 26th, 2022 at 12:00 PM
Erie County Redevelopment Authority Announces New Diversity Loan Program

Erie County Redevelopment Authority (ECRDA) is excited and pleased to announce the creation of a new minority Diversity Loan Program.   The Diversity Loan Program offers micro-loans, ranging from $5000 to $35,000 for small businesses owned by a minority or woman. 

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Posted on May 10th, 2022 at 1:00 PM
Asbury Woods Launches New Initiative: Nature In Your Neighborhood

Nature In Your Neighborhood will take Asbury Woods’ science and nature programming on the road to various locations in the City of Erie during the summer. This free program will encourage family participation in various hands-on activities each week.

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Posted on May 5th, 2022 at 9:00 AM
Over 500 Students Graduate from Edinboro University

Edinboro University will celebrate the academic success of 530 students in the Class of 2022 during in-person undergraduate and graduate ceremonies Saturday, May 7.

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Posted on April 22nd, 2022 at 11:24 AM
ATHENA Announces 2022 Program Recipients

ATHENA Powerlink® announced its recipients of the 2022 ATHENA Powerlink® Program today. This year’s winners include The Juice Jar, Victoria Inn Bed and Breakfast, Allison Price Health and Wellness LLC, and Tipsy Bean.

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Posted on July 1st, 2021 at 12:30 PM
FIRE Accelerator Program Now Accepting Applications

The Erie Regional Chamber and Growth Partnership launched its rebranded FIRE Accelerator program, the cornerstone of its expanded entrepreneurship and startup services.

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Posted on June 18th, 2021 at 8:00 AM
Erie Regional Chamber Participates in Annual Chamber Day

With businesses across the Commonwealth continuing to struggle as the economy re-opens, more than 35 local chambers from across the state joined with the PA Chamber for the 2021 Chamber Day, including the Erie Regional Chamber and Growth Partnership. 

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Posted on June 7th, 2021 at 8:00 AM
Your Big Idea Could Be Worth Big Bucks

Ben Franklin Technology Partners, an award-winning, tech-based economic development program, is offering emerging entrepreneurs and small manufacturers the opportunity to participate in our fun, risk-free $50,000 BIG IDEA Contest

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Posted on May 17th, 2021 at 8:00 AM
Asbury Woods Announces Music In The Woods Schedule

Erie, PA (May 15, 2021) - Asbury Woods is excited to announce the schedule for Monday Music in the Woods, presented by Bock Insurance Agency, Country Fair, and National Fuel, with additional support from Lavery Brewing Company. The series features local acts performing from various musical genres: including folk, country, bluegrass, Americana, and more.

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Posted on May 15th, 2021 at 10:47 AM
DUNKIN' Provides The NextGen Opportunities to Tap Into Their Future

Erie, Pennsylvania – Family-owned and operated D.A.L.R.T., Inc. hosts open interviews for the first NextGen DUNKIN’ location in Erie, located at 5624 Peach Street, on Wednesday, May 19, 2021, from 10 am – 7 pm. This new location will be the ninth DUNKIN’ that D.A.L.R.T., Inc. franchisees have opened since the family began with the DUNKIN’ brand in 1980.

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Posted on March 29th, 2021 at 5:06 PM
Edinboro University Earns Top 20 Ranking for Early Childhood Program

Early childhood teachers play an important role in fostering academic, emotional, social and motor skills in young children. Degrees from outstanding higher-education institutions prepare students and future educators for addressing these basic skills in an educational setting.

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