Community

Bells will ring

The bells will ring on June 24. Nineteen times, to be exact. To commemorate the 100th anniversary of Pennsylvania’s ratification of the 19th Amendment to the United States Constitution — giving women the right to vote nationwide — the Warren County Commissioners, Elections/Voter ...

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Teacher nominated for Harvard workshop The Warren County League of Women Voters, with the cooperation of the Warren County School District, nominated Melissa Becker to attend the Harvard Case Study Method Workshop at Harvard University this summer. The Case Method of teaching has been used ...

Area natives bring Bigfoot to life

Whether you believe in it or not, Bigfoot is alive and well in the artistic minds of two Chautauqua County (N.Y.) natives. Gina Vincenza, a Frewsburg native, and Barry Anderson, a Jamestown native, helped bring two statues of Bigfoot to fruition for the National Enquirer Live museums in ...

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Class lunch The Warren High School Class of 1952 will meet on Tuesday, June 18 at 11:30 a.m. at the Peppermill Restaurant, 1505 Pennsylvania Ave. West, Warren. All classmates, spouses and significant others are invited. ——— The Warren High School class of 1957 will have a luncheon ...

Audubon Photo Club exhibit in June

Members of the Audubon Nature Photography Club will be sharing their work with residents of Heritage Orchard Grove during the month of June. The public is invited to a reception with the photographers on Wednesday, June 12, from 6 to 8 p.m. The Club was invited to provide nature photos for ...

Photography contest entry deadline is June 30

You still have time to take a fresh picture or chose one from your collection that could be a prize winner in the 2019 Nature Photography Contest presented by Audubon Community Nature Center of Jamestown, N.Y. Sunday, June 30, is the deadline for submitting your entry that could earn a cash ...

Beauty for a day

I am often asked to suggest an easy, low-maintenance perennial for northwestern Pennsylvania. The first plant that comes to mind is the beautiful and popular daylily. Because the daylily blossom typically only lasts for one day, the botanical name for daylilies is Hemerocallis which means ...

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Grass-fed Grazing Field Day Anthony (A.J.) O’Neil will be hosting an educational field day and pasture tour on Saturday, June 29, at his family’s farm located at 799 Route 322, Cranberry. The event will run from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. A.J. raises Red Devon grass-fed beef on a ...

‘Touch a Truck’ a loud success

There’s a saying about the benefits of teaching a man to fish as opposed to just giving him a fish. So what do you suppose happens when you teach a kid how to honk a horn? Lots of people found out on Saturday just what an accomplished honker that kid can become. Horns, sirens, whirring ...

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. June 8: JDFC’s Touch A Truck, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Plan to come ...

On the way

Artists along US Route 6 in Northern Pennsylvania are eager to show off their scenic surroundings by incorporating the natural environment into their work. Whether it is painting, photography, sculpting, and even culinary arts, these makers are inspired by nature to create their art. This ...

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Class lunch The Warren Area High School class of 1951 will meet for lunch at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, June 12, at Double D’s. Everyone is welcome. Class reunion date Save the date: The Warren High School class of 1949 will hold its 70th reunion on Friday and Saturday, Sept. 6 and 7. More ...

Senior center schedule

Marienville MACA Building 927-6607: Monday (6-10): game day; cards; lunch at 11:45; bingo after lunch Wednesday (6-12): cards; exercise at 11:30 am; lunch at 11:45 am; bingo after lunch Thursday (6-13): crafts at 9:30 am; lunch at 11:45 a; bonus bingo after ...

Local Self-Help Meetings:

Alcoholics Anonymous Call 866-839-3401 Sunday Warren • Serenity Group (O-D-HA), Jefferson DeFrees Family Center, 207 Second Ave., 11 a.m. • Unity Group (O-SPK-HA), Jefferson DeFrees Family Center, 207 Second Ave., 8 p.m. Monday Warren. • Monday-Wednesday-Friday ...

Feel the glow: YEMS celebrates school year with black lights and glow sticks

From glow-in-the-dark staff t-shirts to glow stick accessories in the form of headbands, bracelets, necklaces and more, fluorescence was all the fashion at Youngsville Elementary-Middle School this week. YEMS celebrated their SOARing year by enjoying a SOAR GLOW reward, according to Barb ...

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WCCS honor rolls Warren County Christian School honor students for the fourth quarter of the 2018-19 school year: Principal’s List (3.5-4.0 GPA): 7th grade — Chiara Hoover, Jason Klenck; 8th grade — Devon Smith; 9th grade — Gracia Clark; 10th grade — Cammie Crouse; 12th grade — ...

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Class lunch The women of the Warren High School class of 1955 will meet for lunch at 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 12, at Cable Hollow Golf Course. Osram ladies The Osram Sylvania retired ladies will meet for lunch at 1 p.m. Friday, June 7, at Double D’s in Garland. Polka Sunday The ...

Beaty Gives students lend a hand

Hundreds of students scattered about Warren to pitch in on Tuesday. Beaty Gives is a project of the sixth and seventh grades at Beaty-Warren Middle School. Students ventured out to day care centers, nursing homes, city parks, food pantries, and organizations to help make life a little ...

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Humane Society donations Donations were made in April and May to Paws Along the River Warren County Humane Society in memory or in honor of the following: In memory of Carl Larson, John W. Grandinetti, Jan Agnew, Norman and Charlotte Kirsch, Constance Albaugh, Eugene P. Pesko, and Pat ...