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Sugar Grove

Brothers captured for Sugar Grove robbery, other cases in Buffalo

Two brothers charged with armed robbery at the Sugar Grove Kwik Fill have been detained. Charges have been filed against Joshua P. Jacoby, 20, and Aaron M. Jacoby, 19, both of Sugar Grove. Police told the Times Observer on Thursday that the brothers were detained in Buffalo and that ...

State Police search for Kwik Fill armed robbery suspects

State police continue to search for brothers suspected of an armed robbery on March 17 at Sugar Grove Kwik Fill. According to Warren-based state police, warrants have been issued for Joshua P. Jacoby, 20, and Aaron M. Jacoby, 19, both of Sugar Grove. Both had been employees of the convenience ...

Russell-Akeley Life

It has been 47 years, almost to the day, since my wife and I and our three-year-old daughter moved to Russell. We were fortunate to find the two-year-old home we now live in — because the folks who were living in it before us wanted to move back to eastern Pennsylvania to take a job in the ...

Marienville man jailed in drug trafficking bust

A Marienville man faces 15 felony counts after allegedly arranging the delivery of methamphetamine, cocaine, and marijuana, from Akron, Ohio, to Warren County. Brandon M. Wilson, 28, of Marienville, is charged with three counts of possession with intent to deliver; 12 counts of criminal use ...

Russell-Akeley Life

Robert Russell, the founder of our town, had a great influence on the layout of Russell’s streets. In 1843, he commissioned Andrew Ludlow to designate the pattern of streets that still exist today. Moreover, he built more than a dozen houses surrounding what became the downtown business ...

State Police seek Sugar Grove gas theft suspect

State police at the Warren barracks are seeking information about a van and its driver suspected of possibly more than one gas drive-off. On Dec. 15 troopers were contacted by the Kwik Fill on Warren Road in Sugar Grove about a vehicle that drove off from a fuel pump without paying for $54.73 ...

Turning back the clock at the 43rd annual Sugar Grove Rendezvous

Observing from a hill above a tent village as a few villagers shoot muzzleloaders in your direction might make one feel unwelcome. But entering the village from the main gate led to a village full of conversation, game- playing, campfire cooking and just the aroma of sulphur from the black ...

Sugar Grove Eastern Primitive Rendezvous begins today

The 43rd Eastern Primitive Rendezvous is set in Sugar Grove for Friday, Sept. 20, through Saturday, Sept. 28. The National Rendezvous and Living History Foundation is hosting the event at 2911 Stoney Run Rd, Sugar Grove. It is a non-profit event. The event requires all participants to be ...

Sugar Grove Rough Riders Club step up to District VIII challenge

After qualifying at the Warren County 4-H Horse Show in July, eight members of the Sugar Grove Ruff Riders 4-H Club traveled to Centre Hall, PA, with their ten horses and ponies, for the Annual District VIII 4-H Horse Show, September 6 and 7, 2019. The top three places in each class qualify ...

Briefs…

Class to meet The Warren High School Class of 1947 will meet on Friday, September 20 at the Peppermill at 11:30 a.m. Reservations can be made by calling Betty at 723-2447. Fire Services Dinner Fire Services will meet Thurs. Sept. 12th at Youngsville Fire Hall. Dinner at 7 PM with meeting ...

Sugar Grove woman recounts lightning strike 27 years later

It’s been 27 years since a 7-year-old Sarah Glotz nearly died after a lightning strike. And 26 years since that experience was featured on national TV on a CBS program called “Rescue 911.” Sarah Glotz is now Sarah Bacchetti and the mom of two, Lilli and Riley, ages 10 and 4. That ...

Vehicle rollover

Caution 3 p.m Saturday: Vehicle rollover at Scandia Rd. And Coal Bed Rd. in Russell. No further details.

Love of culture

Terra LoPresti was 17 when she first went to study in Japan as an exchange student. Eight years later, she lives in Beppu, Oita, and it has become a part of her. From Sugar Grove she was home schooled most of her childhood and graduated from the Pennsylvania Cyber Charter School in 2010, ...

Sugar Grove Playground gets special makeover

The Sugar Grove Playground, located at Sugar Grove Elementary School, has received a pick-me-up from a dedicated local volunteer. Peter Glotz volunteers for the Sugar Grove AmVets, American Legion, and for the borough of Sugar Grove. “I don’t even live in the borough,” said Glotz. ...

Russell-Akeley Life

There is a diamond in our midst that perhaps many of us are not aware of. In fact, there are four diamonds — referring to Werner Park along Rt. 62 in Russell. Werner Park has been an important part of Russell and Pine Grove Township since the project was initiated by Carl Werner on his ...

Hill & Dale Garden Club minutes

The Hill & Dale Garden Club held the annual flower show and luncheon meeting on May 26 at 11:30 at the Sugar Grove Free Methodist Church. Members brought a dish to pass and everything was very good and quite a variety. Muriel and her committee of Donna, Debbie, Sherry, Lila and Annie ...

Russell-Akeley Life

Winter I suspect that by this time of the year most residents of Russell and Akeley are tired of winter, snow and low temperatures and eager for spring to come with flowers and moderate temperatures. Many of us still have not forgotten the winter of 2016-2017 when there were many days with ...

Russell-Akeley Life

Angove’s Farm The name “Angove” has been an institution in Pine Grove Township since at least 1924 when Leo and Edna Angove purchased their farm in Akeley. Leo was Jack Angove’s grandfather. Between 12 and 21 thousand years ago the land which is now Angove’s farm had been covered ...

Sugar Grove will be site of historical marker sign

One of three proposed historical markers to be included as part of the county’s bicentennial celebration has been approved by the Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission (PHMC). A statement from the PHMC indicated that 18 new markers were approved statewide – including one in ...

Severity of offenses varies in sending lewd photos via social media

Pennsylvania State Police have a suspect in a case of unsolicited pictures being sent to Warren County minors last month. As they continue to investigate, police have released some information about sending sexual and certain other images via social media. “It’s a crime,” Sgt. Ryan ...