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Free tax assistance VITA is a free Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program that offers free tax preparation help for the elderly in our community. VITA services will be offered on Tuesdays at the Youngsville Borough, by appointment only. To schedule an appointment or for more information, ...

Duo charged following Youngsville altercation

When police responded to a Youngsville dispute on Wednesday, they found it involved someone they needed to pick up anyway. Youngsville Borough Police responded to Hope Lane at about 9 a.m. Wednesday. According to the affidavit of probable cause, when they arrived, police found Shania R. ...

Youngsville terminates recycling service

Youngsville Borough has formally ended its curb-side recycling program. Borough council voted unanimously on Monday to discontinue its recycling pickup after months of discussion and years of the service. It was a question of cost. “Since 2018, the recycling charges from Advanced ...

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Free pain management workshop On Tuesday, Jan. 14, at 12:30 p.m., there will be a free program at the Youngsville Public Library discussing “How to Manage Pain Successfully.” The program is presented by a representative from LIFE (Living Independence for the Elderly) NWPA. Katrina will ...

Youngsville traffic stop leads to drug arrest

A traffic stop for a burned out light resulted in the seizure of over 12 grams of methamphetamine over the weekend in Youngsville Borough. The result is that two men — Matthew B. Vanarsdale, 31, Rixford, Pa., and Devin C. Adams, 18, Youngsville — were arrested and charged, with both ...

‘22 Strong’

There’s often infighting and a sense of separation between the four high school attendance areas in Warren County. But when the chips are down, and life gets real, it’s truly amazing how all of it goes away and the communities rally around each other. That was evident again Friday ...

RDA mulls Youngsville structure demo options

A partially-collapsed property in Youngsville Borough is moving closer to demolition. The property at 1 E. Main St. has been on the radar of municipal and county officials since a partial collapse a couple years ago. A couple weeks ago, the Warren County Commissioners approved funds ...

Youngsville man in alleged Oct. fight charged

A Youngsville man faces numerous counts after an alleged Oct. 13 fight in Warren. Derrick A. Shirley, 30, of Carriage Drive, is charged with two counts of aggravated assault, four counts of simple assault, three counts of harassment, and three of disorderly conduct. According to the ...

Briefs…

Candlelight Service A Candlelight Service will be held at 6 p.m. Christmas Eve, Tuesday, Dec. 24, at Berea Lutheran Church, at the junction of route 6 and 958. Luncheon Village Missions Country Partners, Warren Christian Women, will hold its “Holiday Blessings” luncheon on Tuesday, ...

Better off

“Because a sea lion needs help, that doesn’t mean the sea lion is weak.” At the Pacific Marine Mammal Center in Laguna Beach, Calif., Youngsville High School graduate Colby Hollabaugh rescues sea lions that are stranded, entangled, or otherwise in need of assistance. Hollabaugh ...

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Free Line Dancing Free Line Dancing is offered every Monday from 2 to 3 p.m. at St. Francis of Assisi Church in Youngsville (343 East Main Street); use the entrance near the back of the building. This is a very casual, beginner, and weekly event that is open to the public and to all ages. No ...

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Borough Holiday Hours The Youngsville Borough office and services will be closed Thursday, Nov. 28, and Friday, Nov. 29, for the Thanksgiving holiday. In addition, the public works personnel will be off for their floating holiday on Monday, Dec. 2. Monday’s garbage pickup will be Tuesday, ...

‘White Whale’ of blight

The Warren County Redevelopment Authority continues to grapple with finding funding to address blight issues. The RDA has received a portion of the county’s allocation of federal Community Development Block Grant funds in prior years to have some funding to work with but the federal ...

Youngsville Marching Eagles take Manhattan

The Youngsville High School Marching Band marched in honor of current service members and veterans in the 100th annual New York City Veterans Day Parade on Monday. The parade is produced by the United War Veterans Council and is the largest event of it’s kind in the nation. It began in ...

Small town, big city

Photo by Kevin McCormick/GroupPhotos.com Small town, big city: The Youngsville High School Marching Eagles perform on Monday in the 100th New York City Veterans Day Parade. An estimated 25,000 marched along the parade route from 25th to 46th streets, and thousands more, rows deep, watched ...

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Free Medicare open enrollment help Free Medicare Open Enrollment help is available at the Youngsville Public Library for the following dates: Wednesday, Nov. 13, Wednesday, Nov. 20, and now also on Tuesday, Nov. 26, from noon to 4 p.m. Pre-registration is required for an appointment through ...

Shepherding young minds

A Tuesday science project at Youngsville Middle High School took on a mind of its own. Actually, numerous minds. Eighth-grade students in the STEM lab working on a Medical Detectives unit dissected sheep brains. Sheep brains are similar to human brains, according to STEM Teacher Jenny ...

Knights and Eagles sweep marching band competition

The Youngsville Marching Eagles High School Band and Eisenhower Marching band both took first place in their class this past weekend at the Tournament of Bands (TOB) Region 8 Chapter Championships at Penn-Trafford. Youngsville placed first in Group 1 Open, Eisenhower took first in Group ...

On The Record

Youngsville Borough Hit and Run. At 1:15 p.m., Wednesday, October 16, a 2016 Dodge Journey, was allegedly in the left hand turn lane and attempted a U-turn, striking a road sign, knocking the sign over at the intersection of State Route 6, West Main St and Old Pittsfield Road, Youngsville. The ...