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Community

‘A great relationship’

BE inspired. BE involved. BE invested. BEi. Bollinger Enterprises recently celebrated its accomplishments and kicked off a capital campaign. BEi Executive Director Dr. William Clark announced the “three-year capital campaign to help us better serve adults with disabilities and their ...

County events focus on hunger & homeless

There will be three events in conjunction with 2019 Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week. The Kids In Need (KIN) Fund is Warren County School District’s primary shield against homelessness and hunger among students. In the 2018-2019 school year, 135 students and family members ...

Down to business

A rezoning request for 11 parcels in North Warren was approved by the Warren County Commissioners on Wednesday. The properties are located on the corner of Jackson Run Rd. and Rt. 62 in Conewango Township and were changed from a residential zoning designation to a business ...

Sheffield event raises money for Vets’ Center

Students and staff at Sheffield Area Middle High School tipped their hats in honor of Veterans Day. Students Council held two events to raise funds for the Allegheny Valley Veterans Center. For a $1 donation, students and teachers could wear hats to school — Tip Your Hat to Veterans ...

Model Railroad Tour Saturday in Warren and Jamestown/Fredonia

Warren is a railroad town. The Philadelphia and Erie Railroad (later Pennsylvania Railroad, now Buffalo and Pittsburgh) came to Warren, and neighboring Allegheny River towns, in 1859. From the north, the Dunkirk, Allegheny Valley and Pittsburgh Railroad (later New York Central) reached ...

Briefs…

Classes to lunch The Warren High School class of 1955 will meet for lunch at 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 13, at the Eagles Club. ——— The Warren High School Class of 1951 will meet on Wednesday, Nov. 13, at 11:30 a.m. at Bob Evans Restaurant, 360 Jackson Run Road, ...

102 years young

Not many are privileged enough to see the ripe young age of 102, but Josephine Briggs is one of the lucky ones. Josephine Briggs (Tremblay), born on August 21, 1917, in Clarendon Borough, celebrated her 102nd birthday this year. She was one of seven children and is the only remaining ...

Briefs…

Sheffield benefit A benefit for Brenda Hahn-Rockwell will be held Saturday, Nov. 23, from 2 to 9 p.m. at St. Michael’s Pavilion, Toll Gate Road, Sheffield. The event includes a potluck dinner, drinks, dessert, basket raffles, games, a 50/50 drawing, disc jockey, BYOB, and more. ...

Veteran’s Day

Veteran's Day Through the Eyes of Local Veterans Inside the Monday, Nov. 11, Times Observer

Penn Soil RC&D announces FirstEnergy Foundation donation to Winterfest

The Penn Soil Resource Conservation and Development (RC&D) Council has announced the receipt of a $1,000 donation from the FirstEnergy Foundation in support of the 2020 Warren County Winterfest event. Wes Ramsey, Executive Director of Penn Soil RC&D — a regional 501-C-3 ...

Briefs…

‘A Christmas Spectacular’ Molly Dies announces “A Christmas Spectacular — Believe,” the 2019 show, will be back at Struthers Library Theatre, Thanksgiving weekend, at 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 29, 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 30, and 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 1. Tickets are on sale at ...

Get your shopping on

Your holiday gifting can be accomplished at the annual What’s New for the Holidays fundraiser on Saturday, Nov. 16, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Warren Woman’s Club 310 Market Street. Make your season much brighter and stress-free by supporting the talents of local artisans and treat ...

In appreciation: Honoring Warren County’s Veterans Saturday at Wilder Museum

The Wilder Museum of Warren County History will host “Veterans Appreciation Day: Honoring Warren County’s Veterans” on Saturday, Nov. 9, from 1 to 5 p.m. Men and women from Warren County have an honorable history of service to the country, making Warren County proud for centuries as ...

County Vets Day ceremony Monday in Warren

The annual Warren County Veterans Day program, presented by The Warren American Legion Post 135, will be held Monday, Nov. 11, beginning at 11 a.m. at the Soldiers and Sailors Park in Warren, at the monument near the northeast corner of the Hickory Street Bridge. The program will include the ...

County senior center schedule

Marienville MACA Building 927-6607: Tuesday (11-12): Center closed the second Tuesday of the month Wednesday (11-13): Cards and Crafts; Exercise; Lunch at 11:45 am; Bingo after Lunch; Blood Pressures 1st Wed of the Month Thursday (11-14): Cards and Crafts; Lunch at 11:45 am; 50/50 and ...

‘Conversation not finished’

Nearly two years ago, a group of Warren Public Library staff and one board member planted some seeds in the form of questions. The seeds were scattered among all ages and grew into a stem of ideas to enhance life in our local communities. That stem of ideas is now available to everyone on the ...

Ruff Riders introduce new officers

The first meeting of the Sugar Grove Ruff Riders official 4H year was held on October 1. Members of the 4H group played a mixer game to start off their meeting. The purpose of this game was to get to know new members and break the ice. Also, nominations for new officers were conducted. ...

Brokenstraw Valley Fund comes to life

The Community Foundation of Warren County awarded the first two grants from the Brokenstraw Valley Fund on Friday. Two grants in the amount of $1,000 each were presented to the Warren County Fair and the Wilder Museum of Warren County History, respectively. The funds donated to the Fair ...

‘Chautauqua Curiosities’ shared with Antiques Club

The Warren Antiques Study Club met on Monday, Oct. 28, at the Woman’s Club. President Marianne Fernstrom opened the business meeting and the members recited the club’s motto, “Preserving yesterday and today for tomorrow.” Poet Laureate Pat Slattery read two poems, “An Importer” ...