Rapp takes counties, Department of State to court

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Litigation in advance of the upcoming primary and general elections is in full swing. And Rep. Kathy Rapp is at the center of the fight in state court, filing suit in a case which names the Warren County Board of Elections as a respondent. That case was filed by Rapp and Rep. David ...

Blight appeal successful for Jackson Run Road property

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A Conewango Township property owner has successfully appealed a blight designation against his Jackson Run Road property. The county’s Redevelopment Authority heard the appeal by Gregory Burkett on Tuesday regarding the property at 3640 Jackson Run Road. “We are opposed to this granting ...

Columnist wins Ohio writing competition

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An area resident and weekly contributor to this newspaper has won accolades in a recent contest. Marcy O’Brien of Warren, a columnist in the Times Observer, The Post-Journal and OBSERVER, took first in the Global Human-Interest category with Heart and Sole. O’Brien’s work has earned ...

Warren man charged with firearm offense at Pittsburgh airport

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The Allegheny County Police Department announced in a Facebook post that it filed charges against a Warren man after a firearm was discovered at the main security checkpoint at Pittsburgh International Airport. Police say the incident occurred just before 3:30 p.m. on Tuesday when ...