Get on the Trail Business Contest to kick off Tuesday

From staff reports

The Get on the Trail Entrepreneurial Business Plan Contest, which rewards new and expanding businesses that submit business plans to provide goods and services to users of the trails, will kick off Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. at TrAils to Ales Brewery in Franklin.

The area for the contest, which is offered by the Oil Region Alliance, is composed of Venango County; Hydetown, Oil Creek Township and Titusville in Crawford County; Foxburg in Clarion County; and Parker in Armstrong County.

The application period will remain open until 4:30 p.m. on April 4.

More information and free resources are available at the official contest website,