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Movement reported on several blighted properties during RDA

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Movement was reported on several blighted properties throughout the county during the Tuesday morning meeting of the Warren County Redevelopment Authority. The Authority elected to pursue conservatorship – which is a legal proceeding that would ultimately give the RDA control of the ...

One pleads guilty, charges withdrawn against three

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One defendant pleaded guilty while charges against three were withdrawn during preliminary hearings held on Wednesday at the Warren County Courthouse. Renee L. Rogers, Jamestown, NY, pleaded guilty to a count of disorderly conduct. A count of unauthorized use motor/other vehicles was ...

On The Record

Cops & Court Report

Youngsville DUI. According to Youngsville Police, Neil Ross Jr, Sugar Grove, was charged with DUI following a traffic stop on East Main St. in Youngsville on April 13.

Murder trial underway

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BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — The murder trial has begun for a man accused of killing and dismembering his ex-girlfriend, a 2010 graduate of Sheffield High School. The Boulder Daily Camera reports that attorneys made their opening statements last week to a jury of 16 people in the case of ...

Youngsville freshman named finalist for 180 Student Awards

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In the race for a national reading award, a Warren County School District student is making great strides. Alex Logren, a freshman at Youngsville High School, is a nationwide finalist in the Read 180 portion of the 180 Student Awards program. “Read 180 Universal, a program of Houghton ...

Increased outflow scheduled from Dam

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The rains came down. And the rivers went up. Fast. Now, the Allegheny River level will be going up as a result. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced on Tuesday that “significant increases in outflow from the Kinzua Dam” are scheduled for April 17 through April 29. “This ...

Jackson Ave. bridge set for replacement

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Work is scheduled to begin next week to replace the bridge that carries Jackson Avenue over a tributary of Glade Run in Glade Township. The replacement project will include constructing a new precast reinforced concrete culvert at the bridge, which is located about a half mile north of the ...

City will see paving work in near future

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Jackson Avenue in Warren will receive paving work soon. City of Warren Department of Public Works Director Mike Holtz told Warren City Council on Monday that the paving project will be completed this summer. An exact date for the project has not been finalized. “The beginning of the ...

Silver Winds Flute Choir to present concert

Community

The Silver Winds Flute Choir in collaboration with DemBones, a trombone ensemble, presents a free concert, ON THE MOVE: trains, planes, automobiles and more, Sunday, April 29, 2018. The concert is scheduled for 4 p.m. at the First Lutheran Church, 109 W 3rd Street, Warren PA. This ...

Rummage sale

Community

Four Youngsville organizations are teaming up on a fund-raising rummage sale. The Rouse Home and St. Luke, Saron Lutheran, and Irvine Presbyterian churches will participate with varying hours from Thursday, May 3 through Saturday, May 5. The sales generally feature clothing, toys, home ...

Running for a cause

Community

“Running became such an important part of Jess’ life so quickly that I knew it was a great way to honor her memory, while including so many people that had become close to her over the years.” Jessica Salapek took her own life at the age of 34 on Nov. 28 of last year. She was an art ...

No public threat from Sunday fire near URC

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A brush fire near United Refining Company on Sunday posed no threat to the public. According to City of Warren Fire Department Chief Sam Pascuzzi, the fire burnt itself out after a short period of time. “We were dispatched for a brush fire through 911 calls by various observers,” ...

Study shows number of fatal crashes up in Warren County

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Fatalities were down state-wide, but up for Warren County. On Monday, PennDOT released a study of 2017 traffic fatalities in the state. There were 1,137 traffic fatalities in the state. That is the lowest number in recent history. Statistics from the department’s website go back to ...

Feasibility study goes to County Commissioners

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The Warren County Commissioners are now in possession of a feasibility study outlining over $900,000 in renovation projects for the Warren County Courthouse. Of the total $918,200 projected cost, the biggest ticket items are $310,000 for painting, $295,000 for masonry repair and $80,000 each ...

On The Record

Cops & Court Report

Warren Cited. According to City of Warren Police, Charlie Bullock, 94, Sheffield was cited for Driving while Suspended or Revoked and Driving an Unregistered Vehicle following a two vehicle accident at Market/Fifth on April 5. Cited. According to City of Warren Police, Clarissa Kuhn, 37, ...

Briefs…

Local News Briefs

Bridge scores Tuesday afternoon at the Allegheny Community Center, Bill Massa came in first with Audrey Cable in second. At the Woman’s Club Thursday afternoon, Nan Cashman and Linda Jensen were first and second. Connie Michell was first at the library Thursday evening with Bill Massa and ...

Warren Lions Club assisting with formation of Youngsville Lions Club

Community

The Warren Lions Club is assisting Youngsville community members in starting a Youngsville Lions Club, and will be holding an informative talk this week for any who may be interested in Lions Club involvement. The presentation will be held in the new wine tasting room at Huey’s Place!, 12 ...

Hefty estimate

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The rust and peeling paint are clearly visible. It’s no secret that the roof has been leaking. But the Warren County Courthouse is one of the most iconic structures and the Warren County Commissioners have commissioned a study to serve as the first step in a process to make all the needed ...