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Historical society releases oral history recordings

The Warren Historical Society’s collection of recorded interviews with some long-time residents, most of them native Warrenites, is now online. The interviews are accessible directly from the society’s website While most of the interviews were captured in the last five years, a collection of recordings made in the 1960s are also among the offerings. READ MORE.

In recognition of Memorial Day

Traditional Memorial Day parades were canceled, or alternative ways to recognize the holiday were made, in light of the coronavirus pandemic this year. In Warren, the Warren Volunteer Fire Department offered a Memorial Day salute to the fallen with a town-wide truck parade. The parade, which began and ended at the firehouse on Sackett Hill READ MORE.

Historical society seeks stories about pandemic

The Warren Historical Society is looking to document the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on the community. Society officials want to know what a resident’s life is like right now and what important information is being saved for posterity. Submissions will enable society officials to document this time in history for future generations and historians. READ MORE.

Warren Registrar to open

The Warren Registrar of Voters office will be open May 19 from 5 to 7 p.m. to enroll new voters for the June 2 Presidential Primary. Registrars will at this time hear requests from those removed from the voting rolls for adding their names back to the registry list. For more information, contact Jon Garvey, READ MORE.

Digital map available for Warren cemetery

Warren Historical Society has completed its digital map of the Old Warren Center Cemetery. Old Warren Center Cemetery, also known as Old Burying Ground, is located just south of Melius Road on Cornwall Road. Its earliest interment was in May 1755 and burials, although few, still occur to the present day There are at least READ MORE.

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