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Events…

Events around Warren County on Monday: Warren County Historical Society, 210 Fourth Ave., 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. ¯ Warren Barbershoppers rehearsal, Grace United Methodist Church, 7 p.m. ¯ Girl Scout Office, Curwen Building, 589 Hospital Dr., Suite C, North Warren, confirm staff ...

Briefs…

VFW Auxiliary meeting Marshall Larsen VFW Post 314 Auxiliary will hold its regular monthly meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 5, at the Post Home on Brown Avenue in Clarendon. Holiday closing Paws Along the River Humane Society will be open from noon to 2 p.m. Dec. 31, but closed Sunday, ...

‘Heritage of natural beauty’

Editor’s Note: With the Allegheny River a finalist for 2017 Pennsylvania River of the Year, the Times Observer has elected to publish this testimony from environmental activist Howard Zahniser to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers regarding the potential for what became the Kinzua Dam. Our ...

Jamestown post office celebrates 200 years

JAMESTOWN, N.Y. — Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night kept the Fenton History Center from honoring the Jamestown Post Office on its 200th birthday. On Friday, a celebration was held at the Fenton, located at 67 Washington St., commemorating the 200th anniversary of the ...

County senior center schedule

Marienville MACA Building 927-6607: Monday:  01/02:  Center closed to welcome 2017 Wednesday:  01/04:  cards, games, lunch at 11:45 a.m. Thursday:  01/05:  cards, games, lunch at 11:45 a.m. Endeavor Township Building 463-7774: Tuesday:  01/03:  cards, games, lunch at ...

YMCA awarded $57K technology grant

The Warren County YMCA was awarded a near $60,000 READY SET GOogle grant by the Dart Foundation, YMCA grant writer Kimberly Slocum announced. This investment of $57,987.77 from the Dart Foundation will provide the Warren County YMCA in rural Pennsylvania with a robust network infrastructure ...

DivorceCare at First United Methodist Church

People who are hurting, in any form, from the sting of divorce/separation are urged to find refuge in DivorceCare, an educational support and discussion group offered at First United Methodist Church, 200 Market St., from 6-8 p.m. on Thursday evenings. Divorce has become commonplace in our ...

Briefs…

Spaghetti dinner The Allegheny Community Center is holding a spaghetti dinner from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 8. Homemade spaghetti and meatball dinner features an authentic old-world recipe, Italian bread, side salad, beverage and dessert. Take-outs available.  Price: $8; children ...

Fundraiser to aid second Christian Music Festival

Together in music, together in life, together in love. That’s what the Unity Music Experience is all about. The Christian Music Festival, started by Alexandria Morris and her fiancee Abel Robinault, is something they hope will draw in the community, especially youth. “It’s all ...

Warren County Historical Society names Joanne Oviatt 2016 Volunteer of the Year

Almost a decade ago, Joanne Oviatt joined the Historical Society’s museum committee with the desire to improve the Wilder Museum of Warren County History’s facility located at 51 Erie Avenue in Irvine. According to managing director Michelle Gray, “Joanne Oviatt has been a driving force ...

Briefs…

Blood drive The Community Blood Bank is having a Holiday Heroes blood drive from 1 to 5 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 28, at Holy Redeemer Church. The blood drive is sponsored by the Warren County Sheriff’s Office.  All donors will receive a Holiday Heroes t-shirt. Harpist at First United ...

WAEC Christmas

Photos submitted to Times Observer At Warren Area Elementary Center last week, the entire school sang Christmas carols in the gym. While John Eberhart, retired teacher and guitarist, and Rachel McClellan, kindergarten teacher at WAEC, led the singing, children did the motions to some of their ...

Clarendon Vets supports 2017 Winterfest Event

Penn Soil Resource Conservation & Development (RC&D) Council Executive Director Wes Ramsey announced that Penn Soil RC&D has received a $1,500 donation in support of the Warren County Winterfest event scheduled for January 20-22, at Chapman State Park. Ramsey, along ...

Briefs…

Bridge results Tuesday afternoon at the Allegheny Community Center, Connie Michell placed first followed by Phyllis DiFonzo.  At the Woman’s Club Thursday afternoon,  Connie Michell and Rosemary Hanson came in first and second.  Laurie Curren claimed first place at the library Thursday ...

Events…

Tuesday events: ¯ Warren County Historical Society, 210 Fourth Ave., 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. ¯ Soup Kitchen, dinner and fellowship for all people, St. Joseph’s Center, 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. ¯ Exalt Teen Power Hour, First Church of the Nazarene, 907 Pennsylvania Ave. E., 7 p.m. ¯ Warren ...

Chautauqua Chamber Singers present ‘Twelfth Night…’

The Chautauqua Chamber Singers, under the direction of Rebecca Ryan, and accompanied by Brian Bogey, will present “Twelfth Night — The Sound of Spirit” on Saturday, Jan. 7, at First Lutheran Church in Warren and Sunday, Jan. 8, at First Presbyterian in Jamestown, N.Y., at 4 p.m. for both ...

Makeup For A Cause

You’re going to want to see this. And it’s going to be worth your attention, and your donation. At 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 14, at Warren’s annual outdoor show — renamed the Darin Freeborough Memorial Outdoors Show — at the Warren Mall, manly men from the area will be putting ...

United Fund donation

Photo submitted to Times Observer The students at Beaty-Warren Middle School were involved in a two-week long competition to raise money for the United Fund of Warren County. Over this two-week period, the students collected money of any amount during lunches. After the money was contributed, ...

WASU donation

Photo submitted to Times Observer The Exchange Club of Warren presented the Warren Area Student Union a check for $5,000 as part of its support for WASU and the youth in Warren County. From left, in front, are Zack Ickert, Elianna Southwick, Pam Falber, WASU director, Addie Werth, Jennie ...

Deck the halls

Photo submitted to Times Observer Volunteering their time on a day off from school, a group of Key Club and Student Council members from Warren Area High and Eisenhower Middle-High schools assisted the WGH Auxiliary Board as halls, walls and desks were decorated for the holiday season. During ...