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Russell-Akeley Life

Places of worship have been important to residents of Pine Grove since the earliest days of settlement in the late 1700s and early 1800s. Travel was difficult in those early years, so small groups of like-minded folks met in each other's homes for worship. By about 1830, circuit-riding ...

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Holiday DUI enforcement The Warren County DUI Task Force will be out this holiday season conducting impaired driving enforcement through New Year’s Eve.

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Class lunch The Warren Area High School class of 1964 will meet for lunch at noon, Wednesday, Dec. 19, at the Conewango Club. All members of the class and their spouses and significant others are welcome. ——— The Warren High School class of 1956 will meet for their Christmas lunch ...

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PennDOT Connects PennDOT Connects is improving communities and transportation systems through collaboration with PennDOT, regional planning organizations and municipalities. Your role in your municipality is valuable to the planning process for projects because you know what works for your ...

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Bridge results The club championship game of the Warren Bridge Club was held at the Warren YMCA on Monday. Results were as follows: 1st-Karen Cassin and Richard Woodruff with 42.5; 2nd-Connie Michell and Joann Hultquist with 40.5; 3rd-Carol Stone and Donna Holding with 36. Church ...

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Scam alert The Warren County Sheriff’s Office has received a complaint from a county resident that was contacted by a person identifying themselves as being from the U.S. Treasury Department. The alleged party attempted to gain personal information from the county recipient and told them ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

Winter Storm Warning tonight

A Winter Storm Warning has been issued for Warren County for between 10 p.m. tonight until Wednesday evening. Six to 10 inches are possible with amounts up to 16 inches over western Warren County. Wind gusts could make driving difficult. (National Weather Service)

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Eagle Scout Donald K. Fox, son of Carol and David Fox, of Cincinnati, Ohio was awarded the highest honor in scouting, the Boy Scout Eagle Award, on Oct. 21 in a ceremony. His brother, D.J., received his Eagle Scout Award in a ceremony last year. This year D.J was the Honor Guard for his ...

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DUI checkpoint State police at the Warren barracks announced they will conduct a DUI checkpoint in Warren County during the Thanksgiving holiday weekend. Community Christmas dinner Elk Township Historical Society welcomes all to a community Christmas Dinner at 6 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 1, at ...

Russell-Akeley Life

Batting For Akeley White ash (Fraxinus americana) is a major component in a number of forest cover types where moist fertile soil is available, such as the forests of Warren County and adjacent areas of Pennsylvania and New York. In fact, the species have a broad natural range from Cape ...

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ANF recreational use permits The Allegheny National Forest has approved requests to reissue special use authorizations replacing 27 existing or expired authorizations for recreational uses including fishing, hunting, biking, hiking, horseback riding, canoeing, kayaking, and various other ...

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Medicare meetings canceled The Medicare Basics presentations by Anchor Advisors that were scheduled for 11 to noon, Thursday, Dec. 6, at Perkins, and from 5 to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 11, at Warren Public Library, have been canceled.

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Class lunches The Warren High School class of 1955 will meet for lunch at 12:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 14, at the Eagles Club. ——— The Warren High School class of 1951 will meet for lunch at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 14, at Richard’s Restaurant. ——— The Warren High ...

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Future leader Jacob Hulse, a junior at Tidioute Community Charter School in Tidioute, was nominated for the Congress of Future Science and Technology Leaders in Lowell, Mass., on June 29 to July 1. The Congress is an honors-only program for high school students who are passionate about ...

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Zydonik recertified Magisterial District Judge Raymond Zydonik was again certified for service as a member of the Pennsylvania’s Unified Judicial System after successful completion of continuing legal education course work. The recertification is the culmination of a week-long training held ...

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Marine Corp League birthday The 243rd birthday of the United States Marine Corp will be celebrated at the Marine Corp League home, 2355 Jackson Ave., Warren, at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10. Marines and guests are invited. Bridge results Tuesday afternoon at the Allegheny Community Center, ...