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Kick Butts Day at YHS

Adagio Health and the Northwest PA Tobacco Control Program (NWPA TCP) organized the Second Student Wellness Fair at Youngsville High School on April 18 in honor of the tobacco national holiday, Kick Butts Day. Regional Tobacco Health Educator, Claire Coffin, invited over 20 vendors to host ...

Warren Gives raises over $488,000 in donations

It was another banner year for Warren Gives. On Wednesday, 1,296 donors gave a total of $488,546 to organizations that serve Warren County in many ways. The number of organizations on the list was up from 103 to 106. Unique donors was up from 1,252 to 1,296. Number of donations — ...

Joseph Whyte

Joseph “Joe” A. Whyte, 68, of Apache Junction, AZ., and formerly of Warren, died Wed., May 15. A complete obituary will be announced when available through the Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home, Inc.

Warren Gives event starts Wednesday

Over six years, Warren Gives has raised almost $2 million for local organizations and helped by matching about 10 percent of those private contributions. From 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. Wednesday, donors can go online and pick and choose from 106 local entities and contribute as little as $10 to as ...

County senior center schedule

Marienville MACA Building 927-6607: Monday (5-20): game day; cards; lunch at 11:45; bingo after lunch Wednesday (5-22): cards; exercise at 11:30 am; lunch at 11:45 am; bingo after lunch Thursday (5-23): crafts at 9:30 am; lunch at 11:45 a; bonus bingo after ...

Briefs…

Check performance The John Check Memorial Scholarship Performance will be held at 7 p.m. Friday, May 31, at Beaty-Warren Middle School auditorium. Youth Connection will perform from its Made in the USA show and numbers from Newsies. There will be raffles and other fund-raising events. All ...

County senior center schedule

Marienville MACA Building 927-6607: Monday (5-20): game day; cards; lunch at 11:45; bingo after lunch Wednesday (5-22): cards; exercise at 11:30 am; lunch at 11:45 am; bingo after lunch Thursday (5-23): crafts at 9:30 am; lunch at 11:45 a; bonus bingo after ...

Forgotten memories

Memorial Day is a time to remember those in the armed forces who sacrificed their lives in service to our country. Harry Shawkey doesn’t meet that criteria. The war in which he fought is almost entirely forgotten. We’re sure his name has been forgotten, as well. So, even though he ...

Youngsville Library needs new sewer lines, money to fix them

Imagine the house next door to you being put up for sale, nothing unusual there. But now imagine that an inspector knocks on your door to tell you that the sewer and water lines to your home actually run through the basement of the house that is being sold and must be capped. You are now faced ...

Briefs…

Classes to lunch The Warren High School class of 1960 will meet for lunch at noon Wednesday, May 22, at Vavalos in Gifford, Pa. All classmates are welcome. Those looking for more information or a ride may call Jim Marshall at (814) 706-6650 or Donna Herzog at (814) ...

American Cancer Society gets their ‘Purple-Out’ with Relay for Life

There are a lot of people who can understand some of what Relay for Life is all about. The American Cancer Society’s signature fundraiser is dedicated to helping communities attack cancer. It’s about awareness, funding research, and coming together. This year’s Relay in Warren County ...

Briefs…

Audubon Free Nature Play Day Saturday morning, May 18, is the next free Nature Play Day at Audubon Community Nature Center. All children ages two to eight and their favorite grown-ups are welcome. The open house format means you can stay as long as you like between 10 a.m. and ...

Partners in the Arts looking for county art partners

Pennsylvania Partners in the Arts is looking to fund art in Warren County. Erie Arts and Culture will hold a workshop for PPA Stream Grants at 6 p.m. Thursday, May 16, at the Allegheny Center for the Arts office at Trinity Memorial Episcopal Church, Pennsylvania Ave. W., Warren. “The PPA ...

Happy Mother’s Day!

Miss Blair’s first-grade class: Lillian W. — My mama is the best because she is happy! My mama is cute. I love mama forever. My mama is love! Gracie E. — Dear Mom, You are the best! I think you are the Worlds best mom every day mom. You make the best milkshake! Quinton J. — My mom ...

Briefs…

Crime Stoppers to meet Warren County Crime Stoppers will hold its monthly meeting at 8 a.m. Wednesday, May 15, at Warren County Courthouse in the upstairs jury room. The focus of the meeting will be on making plans for the annual fund-raiser. Class dinner The Eisenhower High School class ...

Quackery or medicine?

Many of the stories that occupy this space require connecting the dots. That’s the case with the story of Jerome Kidder, M.D. We know he was born on March 11, 1926, in Warren. We also know he died on May 13, 1879, at the age of 53 in New York City where the business you're about to read ...

County senior center schedule

Marienville MACA Building 927-6607: Monday (5-13): game day; cards; lunch at 11:45; bingo after lunch Wednesday (5-15): blood pressures; cards; exercise at 11:30 am; lunch at 11:45 am; bingo after lunch Thursday (5-16): crafts at 9:30 am; lunch at 11:45 a; bonus bingo after ...

TCCS gets educational visit from Mobile Ag Lab

Students at the Tidioute Community Charter School (TCCS) have been buzzing like bees this week exploring everything from how the fruit is made to tracking down the source of contaminated well water in a simulation, thanks to a visit from the Mobile Ag Lab. The Mobile Ag Lab, sponsored by the ...

Briefs…

Warren County Wonders Allegheny Center for the Arts (ACA) has announced the winners of the October and April pages for its fundraising calendar, WCCBI/ACA “Warren County Wonders 2020.” First place for the October page in the Warren County Wonders goes to Chris Goff for “Confetti ...

Briefs…

Loleta Campground water The public water system for the Loleta Recreation Area (campground and day use area) in the Allegheny National Forest is currently non-operational due to issues with the distribution lines. These issues were recently discovered during the annual seasonal start-up for ...