Ellis Giacomelli

Ellis Giacomelli is a journalist originally from Erie County. She works in regional print news in northern New York, where she has covered government, higher education, and environmental issues in the St. Lawrence River Watershed.

Former President Donald Trump is seen on stage at a rally at Erie Insurance Arena, during a rally on July 29, 2023 in Erie, Pennsylvania

Trump campaigns in pivotal Erie days after fresh charges filed

By: - July 30, 2023

ERIE — Campaigning in crucial northwest Pennsylvania this weekend, Donald Trump gave familiar remarks amid a not-so-familiar path to 2024. Saturday’s rally in Erie, an all-day, upbeat affair for his most loyal fans, was the former president’s first in Pennsylvania since announcing his presidential bid in November. It was Trump’s second Pennsylvania appearance this summer, […]