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Youngsville Criminal Mischief. Youngsville Borough Police were dispatched to 585 East Main Street to investigate a possible criminal mischief allegedly occurring at a behavioral facility by a juvenile client which damage was intentionally caused to the fire alarm. A written allegation was ...

WCCC students rewarded for hard work on Incentive Day

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On Friday, Warren County Career Center celebrated students who showed extraordinary dedication. “We gave out four large incentives for students who had perfect attendance all year or merit honor roll three times,” Principal Jim Evers said. Those students were eligible for grand prize ...

Election Day

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Today is Election Day. Polls in this cycle’s primary election in Warren County will open at 7 a.m. and will close at 8 p.m. As the results come in Tuesday evening, they will be posted to warrenvotes.com. County Elections Director Lisa Rivett said, however, that the results posted there ...

Ike Elementary students explore the nature lab

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In certain settings, finding a bug in your cup could be grounds for legal action. But, last week, in a secluded little out-of-the-way destination, bugs in cups were the bomb. Students at Eisenhower Elementary School took part in a Schoolyard Exploration in the school’s Nature Lab on ...

Joseph Whyte

Community

Joseph “Joe” A. Whyte, 68, of Apache Junction, AZ., and formerly of Warren, died Wed., May 15. A complete obituary will be announced when available through the Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home, Inc.

Lewd assault charges for Warren man

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A Warren man is in Warren County jail after being charged with indecent assault of a 5-year-old. Gary L. McGregor, Jr., 30, of Warren, is charged with indecent assault — person less than 13 years of age; corruption of minors — defendant age 18 or above; and indecent assault — person ...

Warren man arrested in Indiana Cty

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A Warren man was arrested for robbery in Indiana County last week, one day before he was due in Warren County court. According to a release from Pennsylvania State Police in Indiana County, Justin Ludwig, 37, of Warren, walked up to two workers at Pike’s Peak Nursery carrying a pillow ...

On The Record

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Warren Disorderly Conduct. Bradley Brown, 22, of Sheffield, Kyle Riker, 19, of Warren, and Thomas Riker, 51, of Warren, were all cited for disorderly conduct on Thursday, May 16, after officers responded to a report of a fight. Harassment. Jennifer Bishop, 38, and Jerome Bishop, 37, both ...

Commissioner session brief ahead of primary

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With just a day until Tuesday’s primary election, it should come as no surprise that Monday’s Warren County Commissioners work session was brief. Bids were opened for a sidewalk project that will result in the installation of a sidewalk up the entirety of the western side of the Warren ...

Monday change of plea hearings

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The following pleas were entered on Monday before President Judge Maureen Skerda during change of plea proceedings: ¯ George Boyer, Jamestown, to simple assault. Charges of aggravated assault, recklessly endangering another person and harassment were not prosecuted. ¯ Russell B. Boyle, ...

Recreation development proposal voted down

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Fiscal responsibility won out over potential economic development at City Council’s meeting Monday night. A proposal to apply for a Greenways, Trails, and Recreation Program grant through the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development was voted down 4-to-2. The ...

City Council OKs LERTA

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The City of Warren has approved a new tax abatement program. At Monday night’s meeting of city council, the six council members in attendance unanimously approved tax abatements for improvements to both commercial and residential properties in qualifying areas. Qualifying ...

Warren Gives event starts Wednesday

Community

Over six years, Warren Gives has raised almost $2 million for local organizations and helped by matching about 10 percent of those private contributions. From 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. Wednesday, donors can go online and pick and choose from 106 local entities and contribute as little as $10 to as ...

SAES students get expert safety tips

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As temperatures warm and the end of another school year approaches, students at Sheffield Area Elementary School took time from the classroom to learn from experts how to stay safe while they’re having fun. Representatives from nine area groups and organizations took part in the Third ...

Brief…

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Intersection closed The intersection of East Street and Second Avenue in the City of Warren will be closed Tuesday, May 21 for a utility cut.

‘On behalf of all veterans’

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Over the years, the bridge that connects the South Side of Warren with the rest of the city has gone through many changes. On Saturday — Armed Forces Day, the name of the bridge became the latest change. The Veterans Memorial Bridge carries Hickory Street across the Allegheny ...

Warren County Top Ten

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Warren County Sheriff Ken Klakamp has released the “Warren County Top Ten” most wanted by Warren County law enforcement for the month of May. Anyone with information regarding these individuals faces charges should contact Warren County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-83-CRIME. No. 1 Robert L. ...

County senior center schedule

Community

Marienville MACA Building 927-6607: Monday (5-20): game day; cards; lunch at 11:45; bingo after lunch Wednesday (5-22): cards; exercise at 11:30 am; lunch at 11:45 am; bingo after lunch Thursday (5-23): crafts at 9:30 am; lunch at 11:45 a; bonus bingo after ...

Briefs…

Community

Check performance The John Check Memorial Scholarship Performance will be held at 7 p.m. Friday, May 31, at Beaty-Warren Middle School auditorium. Youth Connection will perform from its Made in the USA show and numbers from Newsies. There will be raffles and other fund-raising events. All ...

100

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This year marks the 100-year anniversary of the ratification of the 19th amendment, Women’s Right to Vote, in Pennsylvania. The Suffragette Centennial Group, which consists of more than 15 community organizations throughout Warren County, has been meeting monthly to discuss ways to ...