Warren General Hospital discuss blood supply shortage

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For the last year, Warren General Hospital has been experiencing a blood shortage. It’s not a problem that pops up now and then. “Daily,” Chief Nursing Officer Joe Akif said. “We’ve been there for almost a year.” He said the supply is “hugely diminished” since the start of ...

Commissioners approve rezoning of former Allegheny Valley school

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The Warren County Commissioners have approved a rezoning request for the former Allegheny Valley Elementary School. The school is situated on a 15.2 acre parcel and is owned by Clarendon Borough which has leased a portion of the building to the Allegheny Valley Veterans Center which intends ...

Library returns to pre-COVID schedule

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Warren Public Library has reopened. No appointments. No restricted hours. COVID-19 has caused some ups and downs for the library, often impacting ins and outs. The library shut down multiple times. It also maintained some services while closing doors to the public. Then, there were ...

RDA to ask for public input

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The City of Warren Redevelopment Authority has a job to do... and its members plan to put together a more clear job description. The RDA is “charged with the acquisition and sound replanning and redevelopment of properties which have been designated as blighted... The Authority may also ...

Preliminary hearings held Wednesday

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By JOSH COTTON jcotton@timesobserver.com Two guilty pleas were entered, charges were withdrawn against two and one was held for court during preliminary hearings held Wednesday at the Warren County Courthouse. The following defendants entered guilty pleas: Gary L. Hanson, II, Clarendon, ...

Commissioners punt on vaccine promotion proposal

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The Warren County Commissioners have tabled for two weeks action on a proposal to use American Rescue Plan funds to undertake a COVID-19 vaccination promotion effort. Commissioner Jeff Eggleston made the proposal at Monday’s work session and it came before the rest of the board for action ...