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Polka Sunday The Slovenian Polka Boosters will be having their dance fropm 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 10, at Johnsonburg Fire Hall, with Rex Taneri, of Canfield, Ohio, performing for the Christmas Party. There will be music for all types of dancing and the public is invited. For more ...

4-H’ers compete at PA State Horse Show

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The 58th annual Pennsylvania State 4-H Horse Show held October 27-29 at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg was a successful show for Warren County 4-H members. More than 700 youth from over 55 counties participated in 73 performance classes throughout the weekend. ...

The debate rolls on

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"There is probably a lot of common ground if people would just leave Tracy Ridge alone and other proposed wilderness areas and inventoried roadless areas.” That was part of the message that Friends of Allegheny Wilderness Executive Director Kirk Johnson brought to an objection meeting held ...

WCSD educators attend middle level conference in Philadelphia

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Teachers from Warren County School District went to the Association for Middle Level Education conference in Philadelphia last month intending to help others learn from their successes. While they did that, they also learned from the successes of others. The event, a “comprehensive ...

Warren spared winter weather for time being

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Rumors of lake effect snow coming this way are a bit misplaced. According to forecasters at the National Weather Service in State College, Pa., areas north of Warren — as far north as Buffalo — may be seeing some heavy snowfall in the next few days, but Warren is still relatively free and ...

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Spring Creek Twp. Harassment. According to Pennsylvania State Police, a known 33 year old female and a known 22 year old male, both of Spring Creek, were charged with harassment following a physical altercation on Route 26 on December 3. Sugar Grove Twp. Liquor Law Violation. According to ...

A look to the future

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No one argues that downtown Warren isn’t what it was 20, 30 or 50 years ago. But what can it be moving into the future? And what can be done now to bring that vision into reality? A new strategic plan – a joint effort between CT Consultants, and the City of Warren, Planning Commission ...

Former professional wrestler to speak at Beaty later this month

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The time is now. That’s the message of the presentation scheduled for students at Beaty Warren Middle School later this month. The program, organized by parent and PTO member Alicia Gatto, is an effort to address big ticket issues among students like bullying, suicide prevention, ...

WCSD welcomes 3 new board members

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Warren County School District welcomed three new board members and a new officer at its annual reorganization meeting on Monday. Elizabeth Huffman, Jeff Labesky, and Mary Passinger took oaths of office and then assumed the seats previously occupied by John Anderson, Tom Knapp, and Jack ...

North Warren man faces indecent assault charges

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A North Warren man faces indecent assault charges after allegedly fondling a 14-year-old-girl. Trentin Rounds, 18, of 1476 Market St., is charged with three counts of indecent assault — without consent, and one count of corruption of minors. According to Conewango Township Police, Rounds, ...

Man found guilty of DUI charges

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An Irvine man has been found guilty of DUI-related offenses in the wake of a Monday bench trial. Arthur R. Gruber, 13 Hazel St., was found guilty as charged on counts of DUI: General impairment/incapable of safe driving with accident – first offense, careless driving, limitations on backing ...

Corry woman charged after crash in Pittsfield

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A Corry woman faces aggravated assault charges after a September crash in Pittsfield Township. Trinity L. Lindstrom-Kotouch, 42, is charged with aggravated assault; aggravated assault by vehicle while DUI; DUI: general impairment — first; DUI: high rate of alcohol — first; failure to keep ...

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Warren Hit and run. City of Warren Police are looking for a vehicle involved in a hit-and-run crash Friday evening, Dec. 1, at the gravel lot at Pennsylvania Avenue and Liberty Street. According to police, an unknown white vehicle struck a dark orange 2017 Ford Explorer. Anyone with ...

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ReStore donations Habitat for Humanity of Warren County’s ReStore is operating from the basement of Warren Antiques & Giftware, located at 306 Second Avenue in Warren. The store is open for donations and purchases Monday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Donating large items such as ...

The show must go on

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There may be dog sled races, but the other familiar facets of Winterfest will take the year off. The Winterfest Committee ran into too many obstacles to hold the event in its full form. The main problem is a major renovation project at Chapman State Park, Winterfest’s traditional host. ...

Change ahead for CASA training

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Changes are coming to the CASA preparatory training curriculum, and they’ve been two years in the making. The 2017 curriculum is less about changing policy and protocol and more about revision in the light of new research and treatment standards, said CASA of Warren and Forest Counties Lisa ...

Churches hold active intruder seminars

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Nobody wants to envision themselves in a rare active intruder situation. But that isn’t stopping members of several Warren-area churches from preparing for such a situation. The Emanuel United Church of Christ hosted an “Active Intruder and Emergency Planning for Houses of Worship” ...

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Library musical events Warren Public Library will host several musical events this holiday season. Each performance will run from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the Wetmore Gallery amidst the library’s Sheet Music Cover Art exhibit. The first performance will be by the Conewango Clippers on ...

New board members welcomed by Doula Program

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The Labor of Love Doula Program has welcomed new board members. Alexandria James, Panama, N.Y., works as a customer development manager; Lucinda Ann Marsh, of Sugar Grove, owns and is a chiropractor at Marsh Chiropractic; Hiral Patel, Warren, owns and is a chiropractor at Warren Family ...

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Warren Theft. City of Warren police charged David Curry, 49, and Andrew Jackson, 39, both of Warren, with theft by unlawful taking and receiving stolen property following an investigation into a Nov. 6 theft of property from a local business. Bad check. City of Warren Police charged Andrew ...