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Search continues

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JAMESTOWN, N.Y. — The search for a missing Jamestown man continued Friday as Jamestown police, with assistance from the State Police Aviation Unit, searched various sections of the city with a helicopter. The search for 35-year-old Sean Carpenter, who is a Warren native and graduate of ...

On The Record

Cops & Court Report

Conewango Twp. Crash. Conewango Township Police cited Crystal Russell, of Russell, after a two-vehicle crash at 4:07 p.m. Thursday on Market Street in North Warren in which three people were injured. According to police, Russell made a left turn across the southbound lanes directly into the ...

Russell-Akeley Life

Community

As early as 1730, efforts were being made to develop what is now northwestern Pennsylvania. Prior to becoming the second President of the United States, John Adams served as an Ambassador to England, France, the Netherlands and Russia. Part of his duties as Ambassador was to promote investment ...

Briefs…

Community

Halls Of Ivy Joseph Wiler of Youngsville was recently inducted in to the Tau Sigma National Honor Society at Liberty University in Lynchburg Virginia. Students that are accepted must be a full time transfer student that has achieved a GPA of 3.5 or higher. Joseph is a 1988 graduate of ...

Kick-off show

Community

Yankee Bush Productions’ first show of the 2017 season will be Hollywood Nights’ Ultimate Live Tribute to Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band, performing at the Struthers Library Theatre, 302 W. Third Ave., Warren, on Saturday, April 21, at 8 p.m. If you missed seeing the original Bob ...

Into the trenches… then ‘Over the Top’

Community

The train was full of draftees from Erie and other towns along the line when it arrived here to pick up the men of the third Selective Contingent, including Marshall Larsen. “All of the men were provided with meal tickets to secure their dinner and supper along the route and the ...

Bon-Ton stores open for 10 to 12 weeks

Business

The Bon-Tons at Warren Mall and Chautauqua Mall (Lakewood, N.Y.) will be open for another 10 to 12 weeks, according to a company vice-president. The situation for the local stores is “pretty much the same for all our stores across the country,” Vice-President of Public Relations and ...

Warren County senior center schedule

Community

Marienville MACA Building 927-6607: Monday: 04/23: game day, 10 a.m., cards, lunch at 11:45 a.m., bingo Wednesday: 04/25: cards, exercise, 11:30 a.m., lunch at 11:45 a.m., bingo Thursday: 04/26: Advisory meeting, 11:30 a.m., cards, lunch at 11:45 a.m., ...

ANF plant treatments set for summer

Local News

The Allegheny National Forest will be conducting non-native invasive plant treatments (mastication/cutting) on approximately 230 acres in the Economite Area of the forest. Work will occur 0.2 miles south of Bimber Corners in forested stands and maintained openings accessed by Township Road ...

Prospective buyer emerges for blighted city property

Local News

The City of Warren Redevelopment Authority is taking action to resolve a couple of properties they own. RDA Chair Tricia Durbin read a letter at a meeting this week from Keith Kophazy, offering $250 to purchase 102 Center Street. She said the letter also offers a timeline for repairs and ...

Bon-Ton liquidation to last 10 to 12 weeks

Local News

A Bon-Ton Stores vice-president clarified Friday afternoon that the Warren Mall Bon-Ton will not be closing on Saturday. According to Vice-President of Public Relations and Special Events Christine Hojnacki, the local store, like stores nationwide, will engage in going-out-of-business sales ...

Local man missing

Local News

Warren native Sean Carpenter went missing on Wednesday, April 11. Carpenter, 35, had been living in Jamestown for the past eight months, said girlfriend Amy McClellan on Thursday. Jamestown Police Department described his disappearance on Friday, April 13 as “suspicious,” after he was ...

SADD spring conference shows students value of being mindful

Local News

The 140 students who gathered for the annual Warren County Students Against Destructive Decisions spring conference learned about respect and mindfulness. From Keynote Speaker Aimee Ruland, a child advocate, who introduced students to some ways to deal with stress and maintain clarity, to ...

Developer asks City RDA for loan up to $360,000

Local News

A downtown developer has asked the City of Warren Redevelopment Authority for a loan up to $360,000 to cover the purchase of the former Loranger Building. City Manager Nancy Freenock presented the request to the RDA on behalf of Ruzdhi Bakalli and his non-profit, HIY, Inc. The plan is ...

Warren man in jail for assault

Local News

A Warren man is behind bars and faces charges including aggravated assault and strangulation after assaulting two women in a domestic dispute. City of Warren Police were dispatched on April 18 to Dennis Wedge’s 413 1/2 Fourth Ave. residence on a report of an assault. Police met with two ...

Committee looks at two properties

Local News

Two properties — one in Glade Township and the other in Clarendon Borough — went before the Blighted Property Review Committee during a Thursday lunch hour meeting. Clarendon Borough purchased 124 N. Main St. out of the county’s tax claim repository and Chairman Paul Pascuzzi, who is ...

Farm Bureau pushing for improved broadband

Local News

The Pennsylvania Farm Bureau (PFB) is urging members of the state General Assembly to support efforts to expand and improve access to high speed broadband in rural Pennsylvania. Approximately 300 farmers recently discussed rural broadband and other priority issues with state lawmakers in ...