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Christian Women meet

In spite of the rainy day, the recent Warren Christian Women’s April luncheon was full of enthusiasm. The resource table displayed the thoughts of Easter, love, and peace. The prayer favors were colored eggs filled with sweet treats with the name of a guest to pray for. Speaker Rosie ...

Vet honored for help with House Bill

State Representative Kathy Rapp and Ronald Bosworth, legislative assistant of Scott E. Hutchinson’s office of the PA Senate, present a copy of the Finance Bill HB 683, signed by Governor Wolf with a pen that actually signed the bill, to veteran David Steinhauser at Youngsville American Legion ...

Come observe bird banding at Audubon

Bird banding is an age-old technique used to discover details about the behaviors of birds. On Saturday mornings from April 29 through May 20, you are invited to join ornithologists at the Audubon Community Nature Center to observe them bird banding. Dr. Scott Stoleson and Don Watts, who ...

Briefs…

Benefit book sale Collective Goods (formerly Books are Fun) is holding a two-day sale in the Warren General Hospital Outpatient Lobby, from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday, April 27, and 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, April 28. There is an excellent selection of books, games and gifts. The sale ...

Relics of Sacrifice

There isn’t much particularly unique about the World War I service of James M. Johnson. A member of Company I of the 112th Regiment – just like many other Warren men – Johnson was born in November 1896. While it appears he has been dead for over 50 years – a James M. Johnson who ...

Rouse Estate offering new approach to senior living with Rouse Care Cottages

To meet the growing demands of area seniors, the Rouse Estate is offering a new approach to senior living, the Rouse Care Cottages. The Rouse Care Cottages are an alternative to living in a Skilled Nursing Facility or Personal Care Home offering “one-on-one,” person-centered care in a ...

Warren County Doughboys Killed In Action

Of the 1,600 men from Warren County that left to serve in the Great War, 66 did not return. Some were killed by sickness or because their ship was torpedoed. These men were killed in action or died from their wounds as listed in Warren County Boys Over There, a book published by the Warren ...

Warren County men cited for bravery

Five of the men from Warren County who served in the Great War were cited for bravery. Here’s a little bit about each of them. Ralph Summerton Summerton, Tidioute, was a sergeant in Co. I of the 112th Regiment. According to Warren County Boys Over There, Summerton “was ...

A Major League Draftee

A man drafted into service during the Great War from Warren County was once traded for Shoeless Joe Jackson. If you know who Jackson was, that phrase will stun you just like it did me. If you don’t? Suffice it to say this – Jackson is one of the best baseball players of all time. But ...

Classy Castoffs

Attention, treasure hunters! You are invited to enjoy a unique experience. The Warren County Historical Society’s Classy Castoffs Sale is back! Members of the community have generously donated a unique collection of classy treasures available for you to purchase, all to benefit the Warren ...

Earth Day

Photo submitted to Times Observer On April 21, Northwest employees, above, left, did their part to commemorate with the help of Snell Landscape Services, LLC, by planting a maple tree on the lawn outside their corporate headquarters on Liberty Street. Earth Day is a day to educate people ...

County senior center schedule

Marienville MACA Building 927-6607: Monday: 04/24: cards, games, lunch at 11:45 a.m. Wednesday: 04/26: cards, games, lunch at 11:45 a.m. Thursday: 04/27: cards, games, lunch at 11:45 a.m. Endeavor Township Building 463-7774: Tuesday: 04/25: cards, games, lunch at ...

Garden Club invites community to Arbor Day Celebration April 29

Warren Garden Club invites the City of Warren to its annual Arbor Day Celebration, Saturday, April 29. The City of Warren is an American Tree City and we love our trees. A beautiful River Birch, purchased by Warren Garden Club, has already been planted at the west end of Crescent Park across ...

Final Woman’s Club program of year held April 17

The final program of the 2016-17 Woman’s Club year was presented by member Marcy O’Brien, executive director of the Struthers Library Theatre (SLT) for nine years, on Monday, April 17. Entitled “A New Sparkling Era for the Struthers Library Theatre,” Marcy indicated that various ...

Briefs…

Class to breakfast Warren High School Class of 1947 will meet for breakfast at 11:30 a.m. at the Peppermill on Friday, April 21. ——— The Warren High School class of 1951 will meet for breakfast at Perkins at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, April 25. Rummage sale Russell VFD Auxilary Spring ...

Talent display at YMCA Expo

Times Observer photo by Andrew Morrison Members of the YMCA Beginners Program perform a song during the 2017 Warren YMCA Expo that was held on Wednesday. The Expo had presentations from several YMCA teams and community members.

Godspell

“Overture, curtains, lights, this is it, the night of nights. No more rehearsing and nursing a part. We know every part by heart. Overture, curtains, lights, this is it; you’ll hit the heights. And oh what heights we’ll hit. On with the show this is it.” — Irving ...

Briefs…

Make-It, Take-It crafts A craft event will be held in the Slater Room from 1:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, April 25, and continue on the fourth Tuesday of each month. Drop in at your convenience and stay as long as you wish. This month’a activity will be the embellishment of a 4 x 6 poplar ...