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First Time in Erie in 30 YEARS. Mechanicsburg, PA (October 13, 2019) – The Pennsylvania Library Association is hosting its 2019 Conference in Erie Pennsylvania.  The event will be held at the beautiful Bayfront Convention Center from Sunday, October 13 to Wednesday, October...

Erie Times editorial praises Erie County Public Library Executive Director, Mary Rennie, who is retiring in June. Read more about Rennie and the $1 million in renovations at the library.   ...

The Atlantic featured the Raymond M. Blasco, M. D. Memorial Library in Erie! ...

This StandardSpeaker.com article  states that “Philadelphia, along with Pittsburgh, Erie and Allentown, were among the least-connected cities in the nation with 100,000 or more residents.” This article discusses some of the issues, such as a limitation  on municipal...