Community

4-H leaders honored at Rotary Club’s 4-H Achievement Night

The 56th Annual Rotary 4-H Achievement Night was held Thursday, Nov. 8. Warren County 4-H and the Rotary Club of Warren honored several leaders for completing milestones in their 4-H volunteer career. First-year leaders included Tricia Donnell of Sugar Grove, Jessica Gourley of Corry, Melinda ...

Briefs

ACC bus trips Beginning in January, the Allegheny Community Center bus trips to Erie will be held on the third Wednesday of each month. Those interested may call the Transit Authority of Warren County (723-1874) for reservations or Margaret Sleeman (723-7143) for information. Bridge ...

Introducing…

Recently, we were able to catch up with Raina the Reindeer, a valley girl doe who works with Santa at the North Pole. We persuaded Raina to sit down and answer some questions about her life at the North Pole while staying over in Warren for the SLT Academy’s production of Christmas Cabaret ...

Through ‘help of the Lord’

After the Peninsula Campaign, Collins and the rest of the Bucktails were transferred from the Army of the Potomac to the Army of Virginia. They fought at the Second Battle of Bull Run, which went about as well for the Union as the first one had. A resounding Confederate victory, Collins ...

County senior center schedule

Marienville MACA Building 927-6607: Monday (12-03): game day; cards; lunch at 11:45; bonus bingo after lunch; Christmas decorating Wednesday (12-05): cards; exercise at 11:30 am; lunch at 11:45 am; bingo after lunch Thursday (12-06): crafts at 9:30 am; lunch at 11:45 a; bingo after ...

Holiday Recipe Book

WINNING RECIPE Christmas Morning Rolls Karen Konkle, Tidioute Prep: 15 min. Serves 12 (makes 24 rolls) 24 Frozen dinner yeast rolls 1 Pkg. 3.4 oz. butterscotch cooking pudding (not instant) 1/2 Cup butter 3/4 Cup brown sugar 3/4 Tsp. Cinnamon 1/2 Cup chopped nuts ...

Briefs…

Free hearing screenings There will be free hearing screenings at the Allegheny Community Center from 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 11, in room 244. The screenings are provided by Petruso Hearing and Audiology. ‘Scam Smart’ A program by Senior Crime Prevention University will be held at ...

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. To add an event, email managing editor Jon Sitler at jsitler@timesobserver.com. Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays: Have You Visited the Book Cellar? ...

Introducing…

Miss Jenna Kophazy first stepped onto stage at age eight as an ensemble player in the Warren Players’ production of Mary Poppins. This December 7th, Kophazy will step back onto the Struthers Library Theatre Stage at age 10 as a featured performer in SLT Academy’s Christmas ...

Briefs

County planners canceled Due to a lack of agenda, the Tuesday, Dec. 4, Warren County Planning & Zoning meeting has been canceled. Caregivers’ Support Group meeting The Thursday meeting of the Caregivers’ Support Group will be held at 5 p.m. Dec. 6 at the Grace United Methodist ...

‘Remembering our Veterans’ luncheon held at ACC

Village Missions/Country Partners held its “Remembering our Veterans” luncheon on Nov. 13 at the Allegheny Community Center. Kay Gray and Lee Jones greeted guests at the door and Debi Sprague, chair, welcomed guests and reminded them that there are no dues or membership. Karen Zurchan ...

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WGH basket contest The 17th annual Warren General Hospital Christmas Basket Contest will take place December 3 to 7 in the hospital outpatient lobby. One of the biggest fundraisers for the hospital auxiliary, this contest challenges the hospital departments to create fantastic baskets ...

Local ‘old growth’

A common misconception about trees is that the bigger they are, the older they are. This is not always true. Using size to gauge tree age is very similar to comparing people’s age to their size. Humans start small, hit a growth spurt, and remain mostly the same in size as they age; very hard ...

The Peninsula

The regiment remained in Maryland as part of a reserve division when Collins wrote home in January 1862. Jan. the 26 1862 [Camp Pierpont] Dear Perrants I now take my pen in hand to inform that I am a live and midlin well. I have got a small cold and my head akes a little but I dont ...

‘O Come, All Ye Faithful’

On Dec. 7, after the Christmas Walk, SLT Academy students will take to the stage to present “A Christmas Cabaret,” a collection of songs, dances, and scenes to make every heart warm this holiday season. In this 90-minute show, Allegheny Regional Theatre Experience (ARTE) students will ...

Library basket raffle

Photo submitted for publication The Friends of the Warren Public Library and the library staff have created baskets based on a child’s book to help raise funds for adult’s and children’s library programs. Raffle tickets are available at the circulation desk until Dec. 4. Nora, daughter ...

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. To add an event, email managing editor Jon Sitler at jsitler@timesobserver.com. Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays: Have You Visited the Book Cellar? ...

Silver Winds Flute Choir performs ‘Joyful Noise!’

The Silver Winds Flute Choir presents the free winter concert Joyful Noise! at 4 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 2, at the Trinity Memorial Episcopal Church, 444 PA Ave West in Warren. Highlights for this concert include Magnum Mysterium, a Renaissance Christmas Motet and Overture, and Pastorale from ...

County senior center schedule

Marienville MACA Building 927-6607: Monday (11-26): game day; cards; lunch at 11:45; Trash & Treasure bingo after lunch Wednesday (11-28): cards; exercise at 11:30 am; lunch at 11:45 am; bingo after lunch Thursday (11-29): crafts at 9:30 am; Advisory Board meeting at 11:30; lunch ...