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For Sheffield Middle/High students, it would be Trump

Students in Tom Smoulder’s homeroom got in on the election game Tuesday, putting together and holding a mock election during lunch periods for Sheffield Area Middle/High School students. Rosemary Nelson, Katlyn Knepp and Shaylynn Nudd, all ninth-graders at Sheffield, stood at the entrance ...

‘Here to support a family’

The John and Orpha Blair Hospice House is one of three facilities in the state that offers end-of-life accommodations for those who qualify for Hospice care. There used to be four facilities like it in the state, but Clarion was unable to continue operating its Hospice House, according to ...

Briefs…

Class breakfast The Youngsville High School Class of 1961 will gather for its monthly breakfast meeting at 9 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 9, at Richard’s Restaurant in Youngsville. Guests are always welcome. PARSE meeting The monthly meeting of the Barton-Schuler Chapter of the Pennsylvania ...

Operation Christmas Child never too early for season

Operation Christmas Child, the world’s largest Christmas project of its kind, will begin next Monday, Nov. 14, providing perhaps the first gift children the world over may have ever received. During National Collection Week – Nov. 14-21 – Warren County residents will donate shoeboxes ...

County senior center schedule

Marienville MACA Building 927-6607: Monday:  11/07:  cards, games, lunch at 11:45 a.m. Wednesday:  11/09:  cards, games, lunch at 11:45 a.m. Thursday:  11/10:  cards, games, lunch at 11:45 a.m. Endeavor Township Building 463-7774: Tuesday:  11/08:  cards, games, lunch ...

Pine Grove Lioness’ ‘Tree of Lights’ set

For 31 years, the Pine Grove Lioness Club has been celebrating the season with the annual Community Tree of Lights. Club member Pat Strickland said, “For the first few years, we put up a community Christmas Tree. Then we changed it to the Tree of Lights, where community members could make a ...

Briefs…

Bridge scores Tuesday afternoon at the Allegheny Community Center, Patricia Baker was first followed by Ellen Ruffalo.  At the Woman’s Club on Thursday afternoon, Peggy Morgan and Connie Lucia were first and second.  Thursday evening at the library, Connie Lucia was first and Marilyn ...

Events…

Events around Warren County on Monday:   Warren County Historical Society, 210 Fourth Ave., 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. ¯ Warren Barbershoppers rehearsal, Grace United Methodist Church, 7 p.m. ¯ Girl Scout Office, Curwen Building, 589 Hospital Dr., Suite C, North Warren, confirm staff ...

Isn’t it Grand?

The Times Observer is holding online voting for five worthy nominees as Grand Marshal for our 2016 Christmas Parade, which will be held Dec. 2, beginning in front of the Times Observer at 205 Pennsylvania Ave., and heading west on Pennsylvania Ave. toward the Christmas Walk. Online voting ...

‘All Saints’

Times Observer photo by Stacey Gross Saint Joseph School’s fourth-graders with their saint dioramas, which they made to observe All Saints’ Day including, from left, Brody Alexander, Anna Courson, Noel Alexander, Jason Sobina, Adam Strandburg, Madeline Walker, Bergan Nelson, Sophie ...

Briefs…

Class lunch The Warren High School class of 1951 will meet at Variety Buffet for lunch at 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 9. All classmates are invited. ——— The Warren High School Class of 1955 will meet at 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 9, at Applebees. ——— The Warren High ...

Commissioners make proclamations, open bids at meeting this week

The Warren County Commissioners read three proclamations at their regularly scheduled meeting on Wednesday.They declared November to be National Alzheimer's Disease Awareness Month, Grief Awareness Month, and National Adoption Month in Warren County.Judy Albaugh, county fiscal director, ...

Dr. Olson presents, ‘The People of the Longhouse’ to Woman’s Club

Dr. Robert Olson, Professor of History for 43 years and past-President of Theil College, presented "The People of the Longhouse" at the Monday, Oct. 24, Warren Woman's Club luncheon. Dr. Olson is currently Professor Emeritus of History. He grew up in Starbrick and is the brother-in-law of Barb ...

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'I am Thankful' writing contestThe Warren Public Library invites children ages eight to sixteen to enter the "I am Thankful For..." writing contest. A $30 Amazon gift card will be awarded to two children, one in the age category of 8-11, and one in the age category of 12-16. Contest rules and ...

Jubilee

On Saturday, October 29 at 7:30 p.m., the Tamburitzans, featuring talented students from Duquesne University, return to Warren for the first time since 2008. The Warren Concert Association is proud to host the ethnic song and dance troupe in recognition of its 80th anniversary, a landmark year ...

TO DO

The following is a list of upcoming local entertainment events. The Times Observer welcomes additions to the list that are of community interest. Closed gatherings are not included. To add an event, email managing editor Jon Sitler at jsitler@timesobserver.com.Oct. 29: Russell Fire Department ...

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Hospice eventsHospice of Warren County will host a Palliative and Hospice Care for Children event at the Warren Public Library Jefferson Room on Tuesday, Nov. 1 from 6 to7:30 p.m. RSVP to Hospice of Warren County by calling (814) 723-2455 by Friday, Oct. 28.Hospice of Warren County will hold ...

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Relay for Life benefitWarren County Relay for Life is holding a 5K run/walk for all ages at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 29. The race begins at North Warren Volunteer Fire Department. Registration starts at 8:30 a.m. The cost is $20 pre-registered (forms are on Facebook page Monster Mash Cancer ...

Landscape of Warren ever-changing

Warren has more things happening than ever.Department of Public Works Director Mike Holtz told the city's Street Landscape Committee, "It seems like we've got more projects than we've ever had."Committee and City Council member Jim Zavinski added that many communities in Pennsylvania don't have ...

Briefs…

Birthday card showerRuth Dickey, of Warren, will celebrate her 94th birthday on Wednesday, Nov. 2, with a card shower. Cards should be sent to Ruth Dickey, in care of Golden Living, 205 Water Street in Warren.Decorate a pumpkinThe Youngsville Elementary Middle School is having a Decorate a ...