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Community

Lasting Legacy program providing a ‘sense of meaning’ at Hospice

“There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.” Maya Angelou’s words illustrate what the women behind the Lasting Legacy Committee at Hospice of Warren County might consider a mission statement. Many patients, said Pat Carlson, “like to know they’re leaving ...

Briefs…

Class breakfast The Warren Area High School Class of 1952 is going to breakfast at 9 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 21, at Peppermill. All classmates, spouses and companions are invited. Testing hydrants Youngsville Borough residents are being told that fire hydrants will be being flow tested ...

Light Up The Night

Light Up The Night, Struthers Library Theatre Academy’s newest production, showcases the work of local students and their parents on stage as well as behind the scenes. In fact, Light Up The Night would not be possible without the efforts of students from the classroom to the carpenter’s ...

Training for students with disabilities

Warren County School District is offering some specialized training for parents of students with disabilities. The district will offer first aid, CPR, automated external defibrillators, and anaphylaxis and epinephrine auto-injector training on Saturday. “The Warren County School District ...

Events…

Events around Warren County on Thursday: ¯ Warren County Historical Society, 210 Fourth Ave., 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. ¯ Sharing Program, dinner and fellowship for all people, First Presbyterian Church, 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. ¯ Towers Bridge, Conewango Towers, 1 p.m. ¯ Warren Area ...

Northwest Commission’s Greenways Block Grant applications accepted

Applications are being accepted for the Northwest Commission’s Greenways Block Grant (GBG) Program’s second round of funding for 2016-17. The GBG program leverages grant funds through the partnership of the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR) and the Department of ...

Behind the scenes

Some students sing and dance on stage. Others work behind the scenes — playing music, operating lights and sound, making sure the right props and scenes make their way to the stage. And, some don’t even have roles inside the theater, but the audience sees their work. Students in the ...

Briefs…

Class to lunch The Warren High School class of 1946 will have lunch at the Conewango Club at noon on Tuesday, Feb. 21. For reservations call (814) 726-5649 or (814) 723-4368. Bridge results Results of Monday night’s duplicate bridge game at YMCA were: 1st—Joann Hultquist and ...

Entrelac knitting technique detailed by Fiber Artists

The Warren County Fiber Artists met at the Warren Public Library on Feb. 7. The club welcomed Shirley Richards, who presented to the club an afghan that she has been working on for the past few months, to use for charity. The club decided to donate it to The Crossing for a fundraiser that ...

The Blessing Box is church’s new 24/7 outreach

The Warren Wesleyan Church has a new outreach. The Blessing Box is not seasonal or conditional. It’s available 24/7 with no strings attached. The red box on the porch of the church, located at 602 Fourth Avenue in Warren, is filled with boxed and non-perishable foods, warm clothes, Bibles, ...

Events…

Events around Warren County on Wednesday: ¯ Warren Rotary Club, second floor, Conewango Men’s Club, Market St., Warren, noon. ¯ Warren County Historical Society, 210 Fourth Ave., 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. ¯ Kiwanis Club, Jefferson DeFrees Family Center, 12:10 p.m. ¯ Senior ...

‘Happy specialty’

Genine Martin has seen lots of things change at Warren Pediatrics. She’s been there 30 years. And while a 30-year run with the same employer is a great thing, it’s not particularly abnormal in and of itself. What’s interesting is that Martin, as well as a vast majority of the staff ...

Hearing the Clippers in action

When I saw the Conewango Clippers gathering at McDonald’s, where I was eating lunch, I thought I had just happened into a photo opp. The Clippers wander the county on Valentine’s Day singing love songs to usually unsuspecting loved ones. They’re like the Easter Bunny, or Santa Claus, or ...

Paulmier, Stitzinger, Evans recognized by Zonta

The Zonta Club of Warren “Women Who Make a Difference” 2017 awards were presented to three women for their leadership in their professional and/or volunteer work in Warren County during their Feb. 9th meeting. Cindy Paulmier, executive director of the Jefferson DeFrees Family Center was ...

Briefs…

Habitat ReStore Habitat for Humanity of Warren County’s ReStore is operating from the basement of Second Avenue Exchange, located at 306 Second Avenue in Warren. Habitat will accept donations at that location only on the 2nd and 4th Saturday of each month from 10 am to noon. The next ...

Area News In Brief…

The Woman’s Cancer Support group will be meeting this Thursday, February 16 at 6 p.m. at the Warren Cancer Center. If you have any questions, please call Tina Judge at 757-4391.

Community Foundation scholarships available

Scholarship applications for the more than 20 scholarships awarded by the Community Foundation of Warren County are now available online at cfowc.org. Students choosing post-secondary education options, including college and university studies, technical schools, community college, and career ...

Briefs…

Class breakfast The Warren Area High School class of 1947 will be holding a breakfast on Friday, Feb. 17, at Peppermill. Call Debbie at 726-2447 or 726-0796 to RSVP or with any questions. Class lunch The Warren High School Class of 1957 will have a luncheon at 12:30 p.m. Saturday, ...

Events…

Events around Warren County on Monday: Ø Warren County Historical Society, 210 Fourth Ave., 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; ZsebArt Photography Show on display regular hours through Nov. 13. Ø Warren Barbershoppers rehearsal, Grace United Methodist Church, 7 p.m. Ø Girl Scout Office, Curwen ...