Local News Briefs

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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, ...

Clarification

One polling place was inadvertently omitted from Monday’s list of polling places for today’s General Election. Voters in Sugar Grove Township can cast ballots at the Chandler’s Valley Community Center.

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The 4th annual 4 Paws 4 Veterans Dinner will be held from noon to 4 p.m. Veterans Day, Sunday, Nov. 11, at the Eagles Club of Warren. Doors open at 11:15 a.m. All Warren County veterans, and those who live with them, are welcome, but tickets are required. There is no charge for tickets and they ...

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Osram retired ladies The Osram Sylvania Retired Ladies will meet for lunch at 1 p.m. Friday, Nov. 2, at Applebee’s. AARP classes The Allegheny Community Center (ACC) will be hosting a four-hour AARP Driver Safety Program Refresher Class on Wednesday, Nov. 14, from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. ...

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The Boy Scouts of Troop 14 will host a chicken barbecue from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 3, at Russell Fire Hall. The cost of a meal including a half-chicken, baked beans, and mashed potatoes, is $10. Pre-sale tickets are available through Troop 14.

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Street closure Liberty Street between Second Avenue and Third Avenue in Warren will be closed on Friday, Nov. 2, for the placement of a construction crane beside the PNC Bank building. The street is expected to be closed between 7 a.m. and 3:30 p.m.

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Street closing Oak Street in the City of Warren will be closed from Lexington Ave. to Pool St. on Monday in order to repair a utility cut. End of Alzheimer’s Walk Recently, approximately 100 people walked for the End of Alzheimer’s Disease and raised nearly $20,000 to further research ...

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Glade trick-or-treating Glade Township Trick or Treat hours will be from 6 to 8 p.m. on October 31. Polka Sunday The Slovenian Polka Boosters will meet from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 28, at the Maple Inn on Rt. 46 in Crosby, with the Rex Taneri Band, Canfield, Ohio, performing for the ...

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Pine Grove trick-or-treating Trick-or-treating in Pine Grove Township will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 31, from 6 to 8 p.m. Visit only those houses with the porch lights on. Meeting canceled The City of Warren Blighted Property Review Committee meeting scheduled for Thursday, Oct. 25, is ...