Local News Briefs

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Library Friends The Warren Library Friends will meet for an annual meeting at 5 p.m. Tuesday, May 2, at Warren Public Library. Pleasant Days The 22nd Annual Pleasant Days will take place on Saturday, August 5, with an open house and chicken BBQ at Pleasant Volunteer Fie Depatment. BBQ is ...

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Outdoor Club On Sunday, April 30, the Allegheny Outdoor Club will hike in the Chapman Dam area from FR 437 to Mohawk Road. Participants will meet at Musante Street in Warren at 1:30 p.m. For more information call Greg Burkett at (814) 723-4989. Russell VFD Auxiliary The Russell Fire ...

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The Kinzua Dam has significantly increased outflow as of Sunday, April 23. The increased flow may cause substantial rises in river levels downstream from the dam. Boaters and anglers are advised to exercise caution during the next few days. Gate openingswill be spaced over several hours so as ...

EF0 Tornado confirmed

The National Weather Service in State College, Pa., issued a public information statement at 1:25 p.m. Friday confirming reports of a tornado in Warren County. The NWS in cooperation with Warren County Emergency Management officials, "has confirmed that a weak, EF0 tornado briefly touched down ...

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Class to breakfast Warren High School Class of 1947 will meet for breakfast at 11:30 a.m. at the Peppermill on Friday, April 21. ——— The Warren High School class of 1951 will meet for breakfast at Perkins at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, April 25. Rummage sale Russell VFD Auxilary Spring ...

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Make-It, Take-It crafts A craft event will be held in the Slater Room from 1:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, April 25, and continue on the fourth Tuesday of each month. Drop in at your convenience and stay as long as you wish. This month’a activity will be the embellishment of a 4 x 6 poplar ...

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PennDOT work schedule PennDOT has announced the following maintenance projects for the week of April 17: Bridge washing at various places around the county; patching on Jackson Run Road and Rt. 957 in Farmington Twp., Rt. 62 in Watson Twp., Rt. 337 in Pleasant Twp., Rt. 957 in Sugar Grove ...

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Bon Ton lunch group The Bon Ton lunch group will meet Wednesday, April 19 at 12:30 p.m. at Pizza Hut in Warren. New Spring Education Expo at the ACC The Eldercare Council announces that they are planning a Spring Education Expo on Friday, May 5, from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Allegheny ...

Bracket Champion

Times Observer photo by Josh Cotton Ken Robseon was the winner of the Times Observer’s NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament bracket challenge. At left, Wally Post, special promotions, presented two $50 gift cards – one each to Blueberry Hill Golf Club and Coffaros’ Custom Butchering – ...

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Class to lunch The Youngsville High School class of 1954 will meet for breakfast at Richard’s Restaurant on Tuesday, April 18 at 9 a.m. Pool passes Brokenstraw Valley Swimming Pool season passes go on sale on May 1 at the Youngsville Borough office. There is a $10 discount on passes ...

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Events around Warren County on Thursday: ¯ Warren County Historical Society, 210 Fourth Ave., 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. ¯ Sharing Program, dinner and fellowship for all people, First Presbyterian Church, 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. ¯ Towers Bridge, Conewango Towers, 1 p.m. ¯ Warren Area ...

Skywarn training

Warren County Auxiliary Communications Services will host Skywarn training from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday, April 13, at Youngsville Fire Hall. The presenters are National Weather Service Warning Coordination Meteorologist Pete Jung and JET24 Meteorologist Tom Atkins. There is no cost for the ...

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Class breakfast The Youngsville High School Class of 1948 will have breakfast at Richards 9:30 a.m. on April 13. Bridge scores Results of Monday night’s duplicate bridge game at the YMCA were: Mary Conarro and Nan Cashman in first place with 57; Carol Stone and Donna Holding in second ...

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AARP to meet The Cornplanter Chapter of AARP #4297 will meet on Wednesday, April 12 at 1 p.m. at New Beginnings in Sugar Grove. Public is welcome. For reservations call (814) 723-7814. Retired women to lunch The retired women of United Refining Company will meet for lunch at Applebees in ...

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Class to lunch The Warren High School class of 1955 will meet for lunch at Applebees on Wednesday, April 12 at 12:30. ——— The Warren High School Class of 1953 will meet for lunch at noon Wednesday, April 12, at Pizza Hut. Please note time change. Chicken BBQ The Garland ...

County accepting CDBG applications

In 2016, the county received $226,959 in Community Development Block Grant funding. How much, if any, will be allocated this year is uncertain. According to the Associated Press, President Donald Trump’s preliminary budget, released in March, included the elimination of the federal CDBG ...

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Class to breakfast The Warren Area High School class of 1969 will meet for breakfast at Perkins in Warren on Tuesday, April 11 at 9 a.m. Fair storage pick-up The Warren County Fair would like to remind those that have their camper/boat/car in storage, the Fair will be releasing them on ...

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Book scholarships The Penn State Alumni Association Warren County Chapter will award two $500 book scholarships from the Anthony Scordo Memorial Fund to students beginning studies at any Penn State campus this year. Application forms are available at high school guidance counselor offices or ...

WASU bus trip

WASU will offer a three day two night coach bus trip to New York City on July 7 to 9. Two people per room for $250 each. Four people per room for $175 each. The bus will leave Warren at 9 a.m. on July 7 and return by 9:30 p.m. on July 9. The trip inlcudes breakfast at the hotel both days and ...

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Gun raffle A gun raffle to benefit the Warren County Claybusters Youth Shooting Team will be held Saturday, April 1, at Pleasant Township Social Hall. Doors open at 5 p.m. Tickets are available at the door, or by calling (814) 462-6008. A purchase of a ticket includes entry, food and drinks. ...