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Storms kill 2, knock out power, downs trees on East Coast

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Storms that began on Halloween killed at least two people, caused flooding, downed trees and power lines and damaged homes across the Northeast on Friday. By Friday afternoon, the number of people without power in the Northeast was starting to creep down, but still ...

Peak Foliage

Leaves in the region continue to be near peak fall foliage. DCNR Cornplanter District Forester Cecile Stelter discussed leaf colors with the City of Warren Street Landscape Committee on Tuesday. Stelter said that the area has peaked in color “or is in the middle of that.” She said the ...

Warren County Dairy Princess shines at State Dairy Pageant

Long live the Dairy Princess is how the saying goes, we think. Warren County Dairy Princess Elizabeth Lucks competed in the 63rd annual Pennsylvania State Dairy Princess Pageant on Saturday, Sept. 21. Princesses arrived Thursday, Sept. 19, at the Red Lion Hotel in Harrisburg. During ...

Barbara Sundberg

Barbara A. Sundberg, 81, of 691 Cobham Park Rd, Warren, passed away on Wednesday, September 25, 2019, at home surrounded by her family. Barb was born on March 1, 1938, in Erie, to the late Curtis and Violet (Heddrick) Ferguson. Barb is survived by her children Chief Master Sgt. USAF ...

Hospital Report

Warren General Hospital Born BOY (September 19, 2019) Michael and Christine Kuzminski, Warren GIRL (September 20, 2019) James and Jessica Hughes, Forksville GIRL (September 20, 2019) Jeff and Stephanie Scutella, Warren

75 years young

A bear with a reputation for dumping buckets of water on smoldering fires resisted the urge on Sunday as he arrived to find a smokey grill cooking hot dogs in his honor. Smokey Bear celebrated his 75th birthday with a pavilion full of friends and fans on Sunday at Chapman State Park. The ...

Stolen vehicle

Conewango Township police are seeking information about a stolen 2009 Jeep Wrangler “JK,” burgandy in color, taken from 193 Dinger Lane, Warren, sometime between 8:45 p.m. Friday evening and 11:30 a.m. Saturday. The Jeep has 35-inch tires, a lift kit, after-market steel bumpers on the ...

New York to let schools put cameras on bus stop arms

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Schools in New York state can now install cameras on the stop arms of school buses to catch motorists who put students at risk under legislation signed into law Tuesday by Gov. Andrew Cuomo. Drivers caught on camera passing a stopped bus would face $250 tickets, with ...

Local talent…

The Warren Festival of the Arts presents “Where Are You Going?” at 7:30 p.m. Friday, August 9, at the Struthers Library Theatre. It’s loaded with talent from our own area. You might see a glimpse of the gangsters who invaded the art gallery a few years ago. You might also see and ...

New York becomes first state to ban declawing of cats

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York became the first U.S. state to ban the declawing of cats Monday, joining most of Europe, several Canadian provinces and a growing list of American cities that already prohibit a procedure animal advocates call cruel and unnecessary. Gov. Andrew Cuomo, a ...

Scouts return to Camp Olmsted

Once a year, a trip down a secluded, sometimes narrow and bumpy road, where deer and even bear may cross your path, leads to a bustling community for just one week in Elk Township. This year, the residents of that community numbered approximately 206, including 101 scouts attending the ...

Judge orders Warren Perkins to close

At a Friday morning hearing in Pittsburgh, a federal bankruptcy judge has ordered 10 Perkins restaurants to close – Warren included. Chief Bankruptcy Judge Carlota Bohm approved a negotiated stipulation and consent order between 5171 Campbell Land Co., Inc. – which owned the license ...

Warren makes Toronto list of 10 stunning US cities

One might not think of StyleDemocracy.com being the chief source of information about Warren County tourism, but the Warren County Visitors Bureau isn’t knocking it. StyleDemocracy, out of Toronto, listed Warren Pennsylvania as one of its “10 Stunning U.S. Cities Within Driving ...

City rejects changes to billing for municipal services

A change to sewer billing proposed by city staff was rejected by Warren City Council on Monday. Finance Officer Donna Risinger told council that the city has contracts with Pa. Municipal Service (PAMS) for both sewer and recycle fee billing. She said that PAMS is looking to add a ...

No candles

The Allegheny National Forest is planning a birthday party. In whose honor? Smokey Bear. ANF Public Affairs Officer Christopher Warner said the party will be held on Saturday, August 10, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Kinzua Beach pavilion area. “In addition to wishing Smokey Bear a ...