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Jackson Center welcomes founding member of international court

The Robert H. Jackson Center, a non-profit dedicated to promoting liberty under law through the examination of the life and work of Supreme Court Justice Robert H. Jackson and his legacy’s relevance to current events and issues welcomes Jackson Center board member David M. Crane to speak on ...

Christian Women host March Village Missions Country Partner luncheon

The Warren Christian Women Country Partners “Wearing of the Green” luncheon was held March 13 at the ACC. Lynn Espin welcomed guests to the Center and spoke of the upcoming St. Patrick Day activities. Lynn opened with silent prayer reminding us to be thankful for the good people in our ...

Tobacco Resistance Unit launched in Warren County

Warren has launched a Tobacco Resistance Unit. According to Claire Coffin, regional tobacco health educator, the Tobacco Resistance Unit (TRU) is a youth movement in the state to “protect Pennsylvania’s youth from all tobacco and nicotine produces through community outreach, education, ...

Illusionist Rick Thomas in Warren April 14

Rick Thomas, internationally-acclaimed, award-winning illusionist, 15-year veteran of the most successful family show in Las Vegas, and winner of numerous international magician and illusionist awards, is coming to Struthers Library Theatre on April 14 for an evening of illusion and ...

Briefs…

Hard Hat Tour The Warren Manor invites the public to come see a behind-the-scenes look at the renovation in progress at their facility, 682 Pleasant Dr. in Warren. The tour will be held Thursday, March 29 from 5 to 7 p.m. Call Warren Manor for more information at (814) ...

4th of July preparation long underway

The Warren 4th of July celebration is still more than three months away, but the preparations for it have been going on for seven. “We have been planning the 2018 4th of July celebration since September, 2017,” 4th of July Organization Chairman Bill Thompson said. “Our preparations are ...

Warren officials reach out to Wolf for ‘opportunity zone’ designation

City of Warren officials have called on Gov. Tom Wolf to designate a portion of downtown Warren an “Opportunity Zone” as part of a program created by recent federal tax reform. In short, the tax incentive program – aimed at enhancing investment in “low-income” communities, according ...

Warren County 4-H program on display

On March 3, the Warren County 4-H program and the Kiwanis Club of Warren celebrated 30 years of helping 4-H members develop their public speaking skills. The annual Kiwanis 4-H Presentation program at the Jefferson DeFrees Family Center, aims to build confidence in young speakers as they learn ...

Developmental difference support group comes to Jefferson Defrees

“Mom, am I ever going to grow up and be a normal boy?” That’s the question that got Amanda Englert thinking. She was tucking her son into bed when he asked the question, she said. “I took a breath and said, “aw, bud, what’s normal?” She listed lots of people that they knew ...

City Council eyeing Lacy Park upgrades

Warren City Council has signed off on a grant application that would bring a major renovation to Lacy Park. City Planner David Hildebrand told council on Monday night that the state Department of Conservation and Natural Resources requested that the city approve a resolution for the project, ...

Jackson Center hosts “A Perfect Pairing’ to benefit the Center

The Robert H. Jackson Center, a non-profit dedicated to promoting liberty under law through the examination of the life and work of Supreme Court Justice Robert H. Jackson and his legacy’s relevance to current events and issues will host “A Perfect Pairing,” an evening of good food, fine ...

Warren County’s Re-Entry Program to begin in April

The Warren County Re-Entry Program is set to start rolling this April. According to Bob Raible, Executive Director of the Warren-Forest Counties Economic Opportunities Council, the property at 225 Pennsylvania Ave. West has been used as a homeless shelter for a long time. And the nine-unit ...

Warren Players presents ‘Willy Wonka’ in May

“Who can take a sunrise, sprinkle it with dew- cover it in chocolate and a miracle or two? The Candy Man can! The Candy Man can ‘cause he mixes it with love and makes the world taste good.” We all recognize this sweet song and the wild, wonderful, colorful musical from which it comes, ...

Eclectric trio

This Saturday, March 17, the Warren Concert Association will host The Bards at Warren’s First Presbyterian Church, Market Street at Third Avenue, beginning at 7:30 p.m. A trio of three professional musicians, The Bards roster includes Brian Walnicki, who was introduced to members of the ...

Banff Mountain Film Festival stops in Jamestown

The Roger Tory Peterson Institute of Natural History’s presentation of the Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour is Wednesday, April 11, from 7-10 p.m. at the Reg Lenna Center for the Arts in Jamestown, N.Y. Traveling to exotic landscapes and remote cultures, and bringing audiences ...

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Pasta dinner Bethel Baptist Christian Academy, 200 Hunt Road, Jamestown, N.Y., will hold a pasta dinner from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Friday, April 27, followed by a basket auction. Reservations may be made by calling (716) 484-7420. Bridge results Bridge play results at the Allegheny Community ...

The stories it could tell…

The corner lot of Hickory St. and Pennsylvania Ave. might be a gas station today. But when the town was founded, it was the location of one of its first homes. And then it’s preeminent hotel – the Carver House. The corner lot is at the heart of significant portions of J.S. ...

County senior center schedule

Marienville MACA Building 927-6607: Monday: 03/19: cards, games, lunch at 11:45 a.m. Wednesday: 03/21: cards, games, lunch at 11:45 a.m. Thursday: 03/22: cards, games, lunch at 11:45 a.m. Endeavor Township Building 463-7774: Tuesday: 03/20: cards, games, lunch at ...

St. Francis Pantry continues mission of feeding animals

The St. Francis Pet Food Pantry continues its mission of feeding hungry pets. The pantry is a part of St. Francis of Assisi Episcopal Church, 343 E. Main St. in Youngsville. Nancy Reynolds oversees the pet pantry. The pantry is a way to support pet owners who are in need of pet food and ...