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Klondike Derby

Troop 31 of the Evangelical United Methodist Church, Youngsville, recently took second place at the 2021 Klondike Derby held at Camp Olmstead. Pictured are participating scouts. Front row, from left, are Mack Eighmey, Greyson Ling and Joey Lutton. Middle row, from left, are Aiden Turner, Payton ...

American Legion to hold fundraiser

The American Legion is holding a fundraising virtual concert. “This past year has been a hardship for so many but The American Legion has still been there, in your community, working to make a better tomorrow,” according to a release. “Because of the pandemic it has been difficult to ...

Meet Your Rehabber at Audubon Saturday, April 17

The Audubon Community Nature Center will host animal rehabilitators on Saturday, April 17. Local rehabilitators will be on hand to explain what to do with certain animals, which animals they can help and which they can’t, and which animals might not need help at all. The rehabilitators are ...

Unemployment down slightly in February

Unemployment in Warren County was down slightly in February, but still higher that it typically was pre-pandemic. According to the Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry, the county’s unemployment rate was 7.5 percent. That’s down from 7.8 percent in January. Still, ...

Jackson Center welcomes Audra Wilson

The Robert H. Jackson Center will host Audra Wilson, president of the Shriver Center on Poverty Law, for its Tea Time with the Jackson Center program at 3 p.m. Thursday and broadcast live from the center’s Facebook page. Audra Wilson has been a champion for racial and economic justice for ...

Appointments no longer needed at library

By BRIAN FERRY bferry@timesobserver.com Those who need or want to go to Warren Public Library won’t need to schedule appointments starting Tuesday. “After careful consideration, it has been determined that appointments will no longer be necessary at the Warren Public Library beginning ...

Paws for Healing Campaign begins

Photo submitted to Times Observer Paws Along the River Human Society has announced its annual Kwik Fill Paws for Healing Campaign from April 1 through April 30 at all Warren County Kwik Fill stations and stores and at Paws & Shop Thrift Boutique. Purchase a dog bone for $1 and help ...

New Tidioute office

The Kinzua Federal Credit Union will open an office in the Borough of Tidioute. The new office will be located at 115 Main St., Suite B, Tidioute. Holding the new agreement are, from left, Amy Lyon, CEO of the Kinzua FCU, Cindy Palmier, board president of the Tidioute Health Center, and Jim ...

Stuffed Bunny Donation

Photo submitted to the Times Observer Erin Williams, owner of White Cane Coffee, and the staff at White Cane Coffee recently donated stuffed bunnies to the Warren County Children’s Advocacy Center to be used as comfort toys for the children who need to use the services there. Melissa ...

Legion To Host Bingo Night

Each Thursday is Bingo Night from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Youngsville American Legion, 10 N. Main St. Bingo night is open to the public. Food service begins at 5 p.m. and no smoking is permitted from 5 to 9 p.m. on Bingo nights. The weekly fundraiser directly benefits Youngsville Legion sponsored ...

New open days for Allegheny Community Center

The recent fall of COVID-19 positive percentage cases in both Warren and parts of Forest counties has initiated reopening programming and in-house lunches. Please see the listing and information below on individual centers. COVID procedures for mask wearing unless eating are still ...

Warren YMCA Makes New Hire

Alex Nielsen, a recent graduate of Slippery Rock University with a degree in exercise science, has recently taken a position within the health and fitness department with the Warren County YMCA. Nielsen will be teaching several classes at the YMCA including a group workout in the Y’s ...

Arrow Of Light, Crossover Ceremony Held

Photo submitted to the Times Observer Pack 30 of the Free Methodist Church Youngsville recently held their Arrow of Light and Crossover Ceremonies. The Arrow of Light is the highest achievement in Cub Scouting and the Crossover graduates them to Scouts BSA. Pictured are the graduating scouts: ...

First U.M. hears musical ensembles

The Little Bach and Jr. Philomel Clubs recently performed at the First United Methodist Church for their parents and family. All piano students take private lessons from Vera Finger or Cathy Peterson. Piano pieces performed include Soldier’s March by Schumann, Medieval Fair by Faber ...

Burkhouse to run for Register, Recorder

Lisa Burkhouse has announced her candidacy for Warren County Register and Recorder, Clerk of Orphans’ Court. “I have been a Warren County resident most of my life, currently living in the same house that my grandparents, Samuel and Mary Tutaro, purchased in the 1940s on the ‘West En’ ...

Northwest to sell its insurance business

Northwest Bank has entered into an agreement to sell its insurance business, through Northwest Insurance Services, to USI Insurance Services. “We are pleased to have reached a definitive agreement with USI, one of the largest risk management, employee benefit and retirement consulting ...

Audubon to hold gardening class

With no more than nine other participants, area residents can learn gardening from a pro — right in their own home. On Tuesday, April 13, from 7 to 8 p.m., Leigh Rovegno, Audubon Community Nature Center executive director, presents the fourth in her virtual seven-part Starting a ...

Audubon lights adds Thursday opportunities

Visitors were so enthralled with the first weekend of Audubon Community Nature Center’s Audubon Lights that the schedule has been expanded. “After an unfortunate power outage on opening night, Audubon hosted more than 150 people on the second evening of the event. Young and old, our ...

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month, a time to support children throughout Warren County. One in 10 children, according to the Warren County Children’s Advocacy Center, will be sexually assaulted before they turn 18. Throughout April, the Warren County Children’s Advocacy Center will ...

Greene named to DAs Institute board

The Pennsylvania District Attorneys Institute has representation from Warren County. Warren County District Attorney Rob Greene was appointed to the institute’s board of directors as of Tuesday. Greene and Delaware County District Attorney Jack Stollsteimer join the board of the ...