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Freedom 5K Glow Run, Walk inaugural event set

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Wicked Warren’s is sponsoring the first Freedom 5K Glow Run/Walk on Friday, July 5. Proceeds from the fundraising event will be donated to the Blue Star Mothers of Kinzua. The Blue Star Mothers provide services to local veterans in nursing homes, support the children of local military ...

State education funding reforms still up in the air

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Both legislative chambers left town this week after advancing sweeping educational reforms likely to wind up – in some form – woven into the state budget due June 30. While the plans don’t necessarily clash, Senate and House leaders do. The ideological strife will boil down to the ...

Correction

Corrections

Stephen C. Koper, 21, of Sheffield was charged with entering or crossing a roadway in a Saturday accident on State Route 6 and Pond Road in Mead Township. The incorrect person was listed in Thursday’s edition.

Warren group files suit to stop project

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State officials have 21 days to respond to a lawsuit filed earlier this week seeking to nullify state and federal funding approvals for a contested senior housing project in Warren. Warren residents David Winans, Ronald Peterson, Philip Caudill, Wendy McCain and Kevin Sheldon filed a federal ...

Sen. Bob Casey changes stance on abortion as election nears

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HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Abortion rights, suddenly a potent political force in the aftermath of the U.S. Supreme Court's decision to leave such matters to the states, have found an unlikely champion in swing state Pennsylvania. Sen. Bob Casey, who will appear on the November ballot beneath ...

Kope Service provides cleaning at no cost to the city

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Warren Koppenhafer, the owner and CEO of local business Kope Services, noticed that Soldier and Sailors Park looked dirty, so he and his crew volunteered their exterior cleaning services to the city at no cost. "The park is right downtown and used for Music in the Park. It is a focal point of ...