Drama on creek: Kayaker rescued after mishap on the Conewango

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Thursday morning, a leisurely paddle quickly turned into an emergency water rescue, as three local women found themselves in a frightening situation while kayaking the Conewango Creek. A strainer overturned one of their boats, leaving the paddler stranded on a log with her kayak and life jacket ...

Warren Gives breaks records Wednesday

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The final total from Warren Gives will be released today. But it’s clear that a host of records were set this year. The annual, online day of giving to county non-profits was held Wednesday. At the top of the record list is the total — with time remaining Wednesday funds raised crossed ...

Blight panel tables action against N. Irvine Street property

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Tracking down the right owner can be a challenge when a municipality looks to address blighted properties. That can be an even bigger challenge when a governmental agency or other company owns a parcel. That’s what the City of Warren Blighted Property Review Committee dealt with during ...

WCVB gives event organizers marketing dollars

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Promoting Warren County takes many forms. It took the form of advertising dollars for 16 events on Wednesday courtesy of the Warren County Visitors Bureau. The WCVB held its “Event Planner Party” on Wednesday, which brought event organizers together with tourism officials. The hook ...

Jeff Ross and Nicole Byer headline Comedy Festival

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Comedians Jeff Ross and Nicole Byer will headline the first two nights of the 2024 Lucille Ball Comedy Festival, scheduled this year from Aug. 1-4. A third headliner that is confirmed for Aug 3 at the Northwest Arena will be announced mid-June. “Roastmaster General” Jeff Ross, who ...

WASU welcomes fifth-graders

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Photo provided to the Times Observer The Warren Area Student Union welcomed approximately 140 fifth grade students for tours on May 2 and May 3. Stations were set up for the students to participate including Minute to Win it challenges, music and karaoke, games and reverse coloring. WASU is a ...