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Youngsville man arrested on assault charges

A Youngsville man was arrested Monday and charged with two felony counts of strangulation. According to Youngsville Borough Police, Michael McGuire, 31, of Youngsville, assaulted a woman at about 3:45 p.m. Monday. Police said McGuire punched and kicked the woman several times, then choked ...

Youngsville Borough approves 2019 budget

Residents of Youngsville won’t be paying more in taxes in 2019 but they can expect to pay more for refuse and water. Youngsville Borough Council unanimously approved a 2019 budget at Monday’s council meeting that maintains taxes at 9 mills. The millage rate is the amount per $1,000 ...

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PowerHouse Kids On the second Saturday of each month (during the school year), the Youngsville Free Methodist Church (179 Davis Street) sponsors a free PowerHouse Kids Program for kids ages 4 years old through 6th grade. It provides an opportunity for kids to come to have fun, play games, ...

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Hometown Christmas Join in the Hometown Christmas Festivities this Saturday, Dec. 1, from 4 to 6 p.m. There will be free ornament making, hot chocolate, and cookies will be offered at the First United Methodist Church (225 East Main Street). At the Rouse Daycare Center building, you’ll ...

Youngsville to celebrate Christmas early Saturday

It’s time to bundle up and dig that hideous Christmas sweater out of the back of the closet. Your fashion faux pas might even earn you an early present. Youngsville’s Hometown Christmas is Saturday from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. in the borough. Just one of the highlights of the event is an ugly ...

Marching on

For a couple years now, the Youngsville Marching Eagles have been marching to a different beat; but as the saying goes, “the show must go on.” Despite concerns of dissonance, the band has continued to stay sharp. For many years, members of the Youngsville marching band have attended ...

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November Turkey Parties The following November turkey parties will all be located at the Youngsville Fire Hall: Saturday, November 3, benefits the Youngsville Volunteer Fire Department. Doors open at 5 p.m. and first drawing is at 6 p.m. Free food and drinks are provided. Must be 18 ...

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Free Kids Halloween Events In the Youngsville Borough, Trick or Treat time will be from 6 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 31; only go to homes with the porch light on. But there are also many fun, free, family-oriented Halloween activities to choose from: Saturday, October 27, noon – 3 ...

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“Trunk or Treat” for kids A free “Trunk or Treat” Event at the Youngsville Free Methodist Church (179 Davis Street) will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 31, from 6 to 8 p.m. Join in this night of fun for the whole family. Indoor Trick or Treating with candy, games, and prizes. ...

Youngsville man pleads guilty to endangering the welfare of a child

A Youngsville man who told police he would “knuckle up” his two-year-old daughter as a form of discipline pleaded guilty on Monday to felony endangering the welfare of a child. Michael Ryan Andrzejeski, 28, was charged by Youngsville Police in July after Children and Youth Services ...

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Save the Date Hometown Christmas Youngsville’s Hometown Christmas Event will be Saturday, Dec. 1, from 4 to 6 p.m. Parade will start at 4 p.m. More details to come, but be sure to save the date so you can join in the family-oriented fun. Borough Leaf Pickup Leaf pickup in the ...

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St. Luke Chicken BBQ The St. Luke Church’s Fall Chicken BBQ is from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. (or until gone) Sunday, Sept. 30, at 420 North Main Street. The presale meal price is $9 per dinner or $11 per dinner at the door. Take-outs are available. The menu includes half-chicken, seasoned ...

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Poker Run reschedule date The reschedule date for the Youngsville Rec Committee’s 8th Annual Canoe/Kayak Poker Run event is Saturday, Oct. 20. The event had to be postponed for safety reasons in late August due to a large amount of water released from the dam as a result of heavy rainfall ...

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Class of 1998 Reunion The YHS Class of 1998 will be holding its class reunion Saturday, Sept. 22, at the Brokenstraw Valley Winery (formerly known as the Buckaloons Ski Lodge, 100 Hillside Drive, Youngsville). Happy hour is at 5 p.m. and dinner at 6 p.m. Wine and craft beers will be ...

Youngsville Borough Council sides with local businesses

Come on, Youngsville, feel the noise. That was the message brought to borough council by the owners of a local business. Ed Shaneberger and Deb Snow of Brokenstraw Valley Winery asked council what they could do to be allowed to have some music that can be heard outside the confines of their ...

YMCA in Youngsville costs Borough

The YMCA branch is providing a valuable service, but is costing Youngsville Borough money. Value versus cost was a topic of some contention at the borough council meeting Monday. On one side, the facility “gives an opportunity for the Youngsville area to be fit and to take advantage of ...

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Mums fundraiser “Mum’s the word” for the Youngsville Public Library’s fundraiser going on now through September 30. YPLibrary is working with Nick Brunecz from J & B Country Gardens Greenhouse located at 652 Turnpike Cemetery Road, Sugar Grove. When you buy a mum at J & B ...

Matthews run crash sends Youngsville man to UPMC Hamot

A Youngsville man was flown to UPMC Hamot in Erie after being injured in a two-vehicle accident on Matthews Run Road in Brokenstraw Twp. Saturday. According to Pennsylvania State Police, Jeffrey S. Seybert, 53, suffered injuries of unknown severity as a result of the crash that took place ...