Community

Operation Overcoat in full effect to Nov. 21

It may sound like something covert, but Operation Overcoat is not only out in the open, it's about outerwear.The annual project to bring new or gently-used children's winter coats to those who need them kicked off on Monday.The project is a collaborative effort of the Warren-Forest Equal ...

On with the shows

A community cultural resource since 1948, the Warren Concert Association is pleased to host five concerts for the 2016-2017 season.The first of the five concerts will be held at the First Presbyterian Church in Warren at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, October 8 when Matthew Ball, AKA The Boogie Woogie ...

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. Closed gatherings are not included. To add an event, email managing editor Jon Sitler at jsitler@timesobserver.com.Sept. 30:?Fall rummage sale, ...

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Autumn Spirits & Art Painting PartyThe Autumn Spirits & Art Painting Party will be held from 6 tp 9 p.m. Oct. 12 at Warren Eagles Club. Tickets are $40 and include one beverage, snacks and all painting supplies. For ticket and information, visit the WGH Window Box Gift Shop or ...

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Women VotersThe Warren County League of Women Voters Fall Membership Meeting will be held on Thursday, Sept. 29, at the Crary Art Gallery, 511 Market Street, Warren. A Meet & Greet will be held at 6:30 p.m., followed by a presentation at 7 p.m. on the Warren County Treatment Court by ...

Philomel holds 1st program of season

The Philomel Club of Warren held its first program of the season at the Woman's Club on Wednesday, Sept. 14. Attendees enjoyed an inspiring performance by accomplished flutist Alex Burdette, who performed: Syrinx by Claude Debussy; Sonata in A Minor for solo flute by C.P.E. Bach; Density 21.5 ...

City committee discusses landscape projects

The tree in front of Gaughn's Drug Store on Pennsylvania Avenue in downtown Warren is too tall. That's what was decided at the City of Warren's Street Landscape Committee meeting Tuesday morning.Scott Newton, owner of Gaughn's, said that the tree, which was planted as part of phase one of the ...

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Elk open houseThe Elk Township Historical Society will host an open house from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 8, at the Museum and Community Center. The museum is located at the crossroads in Scandia. The public is welcome.St. Luke's Rummage SaleThe St. Luke's Fall Rummage Sale will be held at ...

Mission for Mandy

After Amanda "Mandy" Cable was diagnosed with cancer in 2013, her aunt, who'd battled her own breast cancer, sent her a letter. In it, Mandy read of her aunt's journey, and read her advice to her, which was that she learn to say "no."Others, Mandy's aunt warned her, would want to bring food, to ...

Alzheimer’s Walk: ‘We can impact the future’

Over 100 people from around the region showed up Saturday morning at Betts Park for the National Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer's. Many if not most had been touched by Alzheimer's themselves in one way or another.It's not so hard to believe when you consider that, according to ...

Transition Council to hold event on students with disabilities

The Warren County Transition Council is a partnership between the Warren County School District, Forest-Warren Human Services, the Office of Vocational Rehab, and other area resources for students with an Individualized Education Plan (IEP) that focuses on promoting "effective transition for ...

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Bridge resultsTuesday afternoon at the Allegheny Community Center, Phyllis Broadbent came in first followed by Marjorie Polito. At the Woman's Club Thursday afternoon, Joanne Massa and Susan Swab were first and second. Connie Michell and Rosemary Hanson placed first and second Thursday ...

12th annual permanent collection Juried Art Show at Suites at Rouse

A public reception for the Henry Rouse Twelfth Annual Permanent Collection Juried Art Show will be held on Friday, November 4 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Suites at Rouse, 615 Rouse Ave. in Youngsville.The artwork will then remain on display at the Suites from Saturday through Friday, November 23rd ...

Sheffield High School’s Homecoming

Photo submitted to Times ObserverSheffield High School's Homecoming queen will be crowned at halftime of the football game beginning at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 8, at the high school, and the king will be crowned at the dance that evening. Queen candidates include, from left, in front, Sierra ...

Golden Living-Kinzua transferring day-to-day operations to Guardian Elder Care

Golden Living Center-Kinzua is operating under new ownership.A recent sale saw 14 Western Pennsylvania Golden Living Centers transfer day-to-day operations to Guardian Elder Care. The local branch, Golden Living Center -Kinzua, was among those to change ownership.Golden Living Centers provide ...

Business-to-Business Food Challenge will benefit BackPack program

The Rouse, Warren Times Observer, Warren County Chamber of Business & Industry (WCCBI) and Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest Pennsylvania are once again organizing the "Business to Business" Food Challenge benefiting the BackPack Program of Warren County. Participating businesses ...

A new ‘Primary’ health care center

There's a new health care center in town.Warren Community Health Care opened in March 2015 and offers patients access to family medicine and women's healthcare services. The practice is located within a newly renovated facility at 1885 Market St. Suite B Warren, PA 16365, more commonly known as ...

Brumagin’s ‘Book’

In what the Village Voice calls possibly "the world's first Amish picaresque," Karin Davidson (Sister Elizabeth Donderstock) will boldly go from her cloistered, Squeamish lifestyle to the hostile, outside world of the Plymouth Crock, a restaurant staffed almost entirely with recovering ...

County senior center schedule

MarienvilleMACA Building927-6607:Monday: 09/26: cards, games, lunch at 11:45 a.m.Wednesday: 09/28: cards, games, lunch at 11:45 a.m.Thursday: 09/29: cards, games, lunch at 11:45 a.m.EndeavorTownship Building463-7774:Monday: 09/26: cards, games, lunch at 11:45 a.m.Tuesday: 09/27: ...

Reunion:

Photo submitted to Times ObserverThe Youngsville High School Class of 1961 held its 55-year reunion recently at Jackson Valley Country Club. Seated, from left, are Jerry Johnson, Nortbert Whitely, David Stino, Cyril Paden, Diana Armstrong Tremblay, and Linda Forsberg Peterson; middle row, Paul ...