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‘Chautauqua Curiosities’ shared with Antiques Club

The Warren Antiques Study Club met on Monday, Oct. 28, at the Woman’s Club. President Marianne Fernstrom opened the business meeting and the members recited the club’s motto, “Preserving yesterday and today for tomorrow.” Poet Laureate Pat Slattery read two poems, “An Importer” ...

Multi-HUB

Volleyball leagues. Basketball clinics. Arts performances. Batting cages. There is a new, sports and arts facility going up in Warren County. The HUB Sports and Arts Complex at Praise Fellowship is rapidly moving through construction, with 125-feet by 75-feet of concrete already in ...

Briefs…

Sheffield Cemetery Sheffield Cemetery is requesting that all artificial flowers and planters be removed by Nov. 14. Free movie night North Warren Presbyterian Church will host a free movie night on Saturday, Nov. 9, at 6:30 p.m. The movie will be Toy Story 4 and free refreshments will be ...

Challenges inspire community event

Ask any parent about their last family outing and they may describe a challenging scenario. Ask a parent of a child with special needs and they may tell you that sometimes even simple tasks just aren’t possible. Naka King said that sometimes just a quick trip to the grocery store with ...

Working history

Since 1999, the Warren County Historical Society has sponsored an internship program and, during that time, more than 40 college students have participated. According to Warren County Historical Society Managing Director Michelle Gray, “The intern program is an excellent opportunity for ...

County senior center schedule

Marienville MACA Building 927-6607: Tuesday (11-5): Cards and Crafts; Exercise; Lunch at 11:45 am, Bingo after Lunch Wednesday (11-6): Cards and Crafts; Exercise; Lunch at 11:45 am; Bingo after Lunch; Blood Pressures 1st Wed of the Month Thursday (11-7): Cards and Crafts; Lunch at ...

Briefs…

Humane Society donations Donations to Paws Along the River were made in September and October in memory of or in honor of the following: In honor of Laura Hultberg and Stacy Cronmiller, and; In memory of Constance Albaugh, Jean Riche, Christine Kintner, Betty Mott, Sally Metzgar Merle ...

Children’s Advocacy Center has new director

The Warren County Children’s Advocacy Center has a new director. Melissa McLean took over the role in October after an extensive search. “There was a vacancy,” CAC board vice-president Tony Chimenti said. “We had to evaluate the special needs that we have for this position.” In ...

Soccer players volunteer hands for Hospice

Soccer players found some time to work with their hands recently. The Warren Area High School boys soccer team volunteered at the John and Orpha Blair Hospice Residence doing yardwork and making sure the grounds were looking right. “The Hospice House Residence held its annual work bee ...

Hill & Dale Garden Club meets in Oct., nominates officers

The Hill & Dale Garden Club meeting was held on October 23 at the Wiltsie Community Church. Ruth welcomed everyone and led us in the Pledge to the Flag. She thanked the church for having us and, as Veteran’s Day is November 11th, remembered anyone who has served in the military. ...

‘A world without Alzheimer’s’

Recently, more than 100 walkers on 26 teams joined the Fight for Alzheimer’s First Survivor at Betts Park in Warren. Over $26,000 has been raised to date toward a goal of $35,000 set for the Warren walk and earmarked to help further the mission, research, education, and awareness of the ...

Making her mark

Put yourself back in the spring of 1857. The political and social atmosphere is in turmoil as the nation begins to divide. You are sitting comfortably in your home in the fairly secluded, small town of Sugar Grove, Pennsylvania. The morning rain is pitter-pattering on your roof, and there’s ...

County senior center schedule

Marienville MACA Building 927-6607: Tuesday (10-29): Cards and Crafts; Exercise; Lunch at 11:45 am, Bingo after Lunch Wednesday (10-30): Cards and Crafts; Exercise; Lunch at 11:45 am; Bingo after Lunch Thursday (10-31): Cards and Crafts; Lunch at 11:45 am; 50/50 and Bingo after ...

2019 Eldercare Senior Expo held Friday at ACC in Warren

Parking spots were at a premium outside the Allegheny Community Center on Friday morning. Inside, the upstairs dining room was just as packed as the downstairs level referred to as the garage. The 2019 Eldercare Senior Expo was Friday from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the center located at 42 ...

Briefs…

St. John’s Trunk or Treat Trunk or Treat at St. John’s Lutheran Church, 200 Pleasant Dr., Warren, will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on October 31. There will be lots of candy, cookies, cider, and freshly-popped popcorn. This is a free event, and everyone is welcome; held inside. For more ...

(Trick or) Treating the world a little better

A group of students from Beaty Warren Middle School is hoping to collect more than just sweet treats on Halloween. A group of fifth-graders will also be trick or treating for UNICEF. They’re hoping folks will add some spare change to their boxes as they take part in Trick or Treat on ...

All of the above

One in eight women will develop invasive breast cancer over the course of their lives. In 2019, an estimated 268,600 new cases of invasive breast cancer are expected to be diagnosed in women in the U.S., along with 62,930 new cases of non-invasive (in situ) breast cancer. Add another 2,670 ...

Change agents

Several members of the community spoke to the commissioners about the permit application regarding the Warren Generating Station. John Able raised the alarm about oversight of the discharge into the Allegheny River changing DEP programs. He alleged that will change what’s processed, ...