Discover Presque Isle Attracts Thousands Eager To Sit In Traffic

This weekend on the peninsula popcorn is popping, lemonade is being squeezed, and traffic is at a standstill as people sell buttons in the middle of the road for Discover Presque Isle. “I come down to Beach 6 quite a bit during the year.” one driver said. “But I like coming down for Discover because […]

Woman Disowned By Family After Failing To Buy Smith’s For Cookout

One Erie woman is out on the street tonight after not buying Smith’s hot dogs for her family’s cookout Thursday evening. The incident escalated quickly after her loved ones took their first bites of dinner, only to find an impostor between their buns. “It’s not something you think about anymore.” her starving husband lamented. “You […]

Westboro Baptist Church Protests Girard Roundabout

[fbshare url=”http://themockerie.com/index.php/2015/07/21/westboro-baptist-church-protests-girard-roundabout/” type=”button” width=”100″] Leaders of the Westboro Baptist Church descended in to Erie Monday afternoon to line the intersection of Route Five and Millfair Road in Girard with protesters in response to Penndot’s proposed roundabout at the location. “God Hates Roundabouts” and “Roundabouts In Hell” signs were the common sight during the protest, but […]

Motorcyclist Revs Engine, Impresses Everyone

Downtown Erie is flooded with thousands of cyclists this weekend, but it’s one cycle enthusiast in particular that is turning heads. Dale Cunningham, of South Carolina revved his engine for several seconds leaving the Sandbar Drafthouse early Friday evening, earning a standing ovation from the local clientele. “I’ve seen motorcycles on the road before, but […]