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COVID-19 Venango County Business Updates


This post is for news regarding Venango County businesses. Below you will find business changes and closings in alphabetical order by the business name. Businesses that are closed during this time will be found at the end of the list. This page is for ALL Venango County businesses. If you would like to add your information, please complete this form:

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RESTAURANT/GROCERY UPDATES:

ALLEGHENY GRILLE
Offering take-out and delivery to a 15 mile radius Tuesday – Saturday. Orders must be placed between 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Call (724) 659-5701. Find updates on Facebook.

AMAZING FOODS CATERING & CAFE
Amazing Foods will be open for pickup with a limited menu on April 21, 23 and 25. Find updates on Facebook.

BOB EVANS
Open for take-out, call (814) 678-2000 to order.

CASEY’S RESTAURANT AND LOUNGE
Open for take-out and delivery only. Will be serving the Chicken Coop’s home fried chicken on Wednesdays and Saturdays. Serving from 11 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. seven days a week. Call (814) 676-9226 or check Facebook for updates.

CHINA CITY
Open for take-out, call (814) 678-7779 to order.

CORE GOODS
Open Wednesday – Saturday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. for curbside pickup only. Find ordering instructions at core-goods.com. Contact: coregoodsoc@gmail.com or (814) 493-8431.

CRANBERRY WELLNESS CENTER / GODS LITTLE GARDEN
Gods Little Garden Customers: Hours are Monday – Thursday 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., Friday 9 a.m. – 4 p.m., Sunday 12 p.m. – 5 p.m. Two ways to shop: Curb side service – Call in your order and pick it up at our back door. (Please ring the bell when you arrive) OR Come to the back door and ring the bell and they will escort you in to shop. Wellness Center Clients: When you arrive for your appointment, please park in the back lot and come to the back door and ring the bell and they will escort you in. Find updates on Facebook.

DEETS’ SUGAR HOUSE
Open Monday – Sunday from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. for take-out only. Please call ahead, (814) 677-6400. Find updates on Facebook.

EL TORO
Open daily from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. for take-out, call (814) 670-0532 to order.

FOX’S PIZZA DEN (SENECA)
Open Monday through Thursday from 10:30 a.m. to 8 p.m., Friday from 10:30 a.m. to 9 p.m., and Saturday from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. for curbside service. Call your order in and it will be delivered to your vehicle upon completion. Credit cards are preferred payment but cash is also acceptable. Call (814) 677-1233 to order. Find updates on Facebook.

HEATHS MARKET
Open for pickup and delivery. Wednesday to Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Find updates on Facebook.

HEPLER MEATS
Remaining open and well-supplied with beef, pork, and chicken. Also have milk and eggs available. Visit website.

LIBERTY STREET ALE HOUSE
Offering curbside takeout and delivery from 4:30 to 9:30 p.m. Find updates on Facebook.

PRIMO BARONE’S RESTAURANT
Offering take-out Tuesday through Saturday from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Call (814) 432-2588. Find updates on Facebook.

ROCKO’S PIZZERIA
Offering delivery and curbside pickup on Wednesday through Monday from 11:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Call (814) 676-0806. Find updates on Facebook.

SCIERKA’S TAVERN
Offering take-out for beer from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Friday & Saturday. Find updates on Facebook.

SPILLING THE BEANS
Offering take-out for coffee and food orders from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Call 677-1177. Find updates on Facebook.

STILLER’S MEATS & SMOKEHOUSE
Asking that customers call and pre-order any large orders so they can get the meat ordered and ready. Still serving hot meals for pick up. Open Tuesday – Saturday from 10 to 6 for take out meals. Also have fresh meats and smoked products in stock. Find updates on Facebook.

STRAWBERRY DELIGHT
Opening on April 24 for pickup orders. Find updates on Facebook.

THE GRANDVIEW GRILLE’S FAT DOGS
Open for pick-up, call ahead to place an order: (814) 346-1898. See their Facebook page for weekly specials.

THE OLIVE VAULT
Open for pickup Monday through Saturday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Find updates on Facebook.

THE TACO SHACK
Open for curbside pickup Tuesday through Saturday from 12 p.m. to 7 p.m. Place your order online by clicking here. Find updates on Facebook.

TT’S CORNER CUPBOARD
Open Monday through Friday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Find updates on Facebook.

TRAILS TO ALES BREWERY
Offering take-out and curbside pickup during normal hours. Call (814) 346-0147. Find updates on Facebook.

VILLA ITALIA RISTORANTE
Offering take-out. Call (814) 677-1264. Find updates on Facebook.

WALMART
Effective March 19, temporary hours of operation will be 7 a.m. – 8:30 p.m. daily.

BUSINESS UPDATES:

4 YOUR CAR CONNECTION
Service Department is still open and taking appointments. Please call (814) 678-3325. You will be met at your car when it is your appointment time. Buy Here, Pay Here payments are still being taken Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. – please call (814) 678-3325 Ext. 2. Find updates on Facebook.

ACTION AUTO SERVICE
Action Auto Service has committed to following the recommendations of the CDC and are taking extensive measures to protect their employees and customers. Free pick up and delivery of vehicles is offered to anyone who requests it. Safety measures will be evaluated for each individual situation. They are offering a 15% discount on all services. Call 814-678-7700 for more information.

BARR’S INSURANCE
Offices are closed but team is working remotely. Call (814) 677-3012 and leave a message, they will be checking messages throughout the day. Find updates at barrsinsurance.com or on Facebook.

BAYLESS FUEL
Open for fuel delivery and pumping off road as well as clear kerosene at the store (202 S. Brown Street). No customers are allowed to enter the building, but they can take your order and retrieve items purchased; including making hydraulic hoses, from outside or via telephone (814) 827-3336. Find updates on Facebook.

BEST PRINTING
Open regular hours Monday thru Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Front office is temporarily closed to walk-in customers. Please call ahead or contact via email for an appointment (814) 676-5311 or jd@bestprinting1.net. Pick-up and local delivery available, as usual.

BLAIR’S KEY LOCKSMITH
Shop is closed for normal business. Available for emergency calls, such as lockouts. Call the shop number and follow the instructions for call outs: (814) 437-6903.

BRIDGE BUILDERS COMMUNITY FOUNDATIONS
Staff is working remotely. Find updates on Facebook.

CAREER CONCEPTS
Open but working remotely from home. Anyone that needs to apply, please do so online and e-mail or call Kaitlyn (kharbison@gocareernow.com) as needed.

CASA OF VENANGO COUNTY, INC.
Staff is working remotely and are reachable via cell phone numbers (Cinnamon: (814) 657-6126, Debbie: (81) 493-3073, and Shelly on Facebook messenger. Thank you for your patience and understanding as we all do our best in trying times. Find updates at casaofvenangocounty.org or on Facebook.

CHANGING TIMES TELEPHONE SERVICE
Changing Times offers temporary “work from home” solutions for any business. They can provide an Auto Attendant to answer your business calls and provide options to transfer direct to cell phones and/or remote extensions. Plans start at just $150/month. Call 814-678-2884 or email support@changingtimestelephone.com

CHRIS’ TIRE SERVICE
Will continue to be open for service unless mandated to close. Hours of operation: Seneca: Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Saturday from 8 a.m. to noon; Shippenville: Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday from 8 a.m. to noon. Find updates on Facebook.

CITY OF OIL CITY (CITY HALL)
Closed to public access until further notice. The Police entrance will also be locked and can be accessed by pressing the button on the intercom. City Payments can be made by mail or by using the dropbox outside of the Police Entrance.

COMMUNITY SERVICES OF VENANGO COUNTY
Food pantries in Oil City and Rocky Grove are open for drive-up bags for children. Call Oil City at (814) 676-5011 and Rocky Grove at (814) 432-5749. All Older Adult Senior Centers are closed. Find updates on Facebook. The Empty Bowls event has been rescheduled for November 2, 2020 at Wanango.

CRANBERRY PENNZOIL 10 MINUTE OIL CHANGE
Open with normal business hours: Monday — Friday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Saturdays from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Precautions to protect customers and the employees are in place. The Car Wash and Pet Wash did not close. They currently remain open 24/7, again with precautions in place. Call 676-0211 for more information.

CRAWFORD AREA TRANSPORTATION AUTHORITY (CATA)
CATA will resume normal service hours and fare collection for the fixed route bus system in Crawford and Venango counties effective Monday, May 11. This includes the regular route buses for Meadville, Titusville, Oil City, Franklin and Venango Intercity and ADA paratransit services. The normal bus schedules are available at www.catabus.org. For more information or if you have a need for transportation, please call 855-338-5600.

CRISMAN’S LITTLE BRITCHES
Closed to the public, but posting clothes online for shipping or pickup. Find updates on Facebook.

CS TECHNOLOGIES PLUS
Open with regular business hours (Monday & Friday 8:30 am – 5:30 pm and Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday 8:30 am – 5 pm) to meet the IT needs of local businesses, organizations and individuals. Find updates on Facebook.

DIANE’S LINEN & YARN SHOPPE
Closed to the public, but taking orders for front door pick up or shipping on their Facebook page. Front door pick ups are Monday thru Saturday from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. by calling (814) 671-0401. Find updates on Facebook.

DUNHAM CONSULTING & ASSOCIATES / RED HORIZON TECHNOLOGIES
Offers work from home computer, network and telephone services; including Auto Attendants, Virtual Private Networks, and soft phones/home office phones. They can manage and support your network/computers remotely. Call 814-681-3001 or email idunham@dunhamconsultassoc.com for more information.

FARMERS NATIONAL BANK
As of March 18, the lobby will be closed until at least March 30. They are still open for business as a full service bank through the Drive Up, ATM and Night Depository with the exception of certain appointments and transactions that could not be handled through Drive Up. Call 676-1970 for more information.

FIRST UNITED NATIONAL BANK
As of March 21, banking services will be limited to Drive -Thru, ATM, Night Depository and Online/Mobile until further notice. Certain transactions may be conducted inside the branch by appointment only. Call 676-8647 (Oil City), 437-5758 (Franklin) or 678-1115 (Cranberry) for more information.

FRANKLIN INSURANCE AGENCY
All employees are working remotely from their homes. Call 814-432-4523 or 814-827-8888 for your insurance needs.

FRANKLIN SERVICE & SUPPLY
Open for normal business: Monday – Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. Find updates on Facebook.

GALAXY FEDERAL CREDIT UNION
Effective March 19, lobby will be closed until further notice. Will continue with normal business hours in operating two drive thru lanes. ATM and night deposit will be available 24/7. Call 814-432-1207 for more information.

HERE 2 THERE TAXI
Hours of Operation: Monday through Saturday open 24 hours, Sunday open midnight to 4 a.m., closed 4 a.m. to 6 p.m. and reopened 6 p.m. to midnight.

HERITAGE ELDER LAW AND ESTATE PLANNING
Currently open, but following CDC guidelines to keep clients and staff safe. Offering client meetings in-person, via phone or via Zoom to serve our clients the best we can depending on their preferences and needs. For questions, please all 724-841-0004.

JEN MORRIS MAYS INSURANCE AGENCY
Staff is working from home, they are fully virtual and can service all your insurance needs. Call (814) 670-0096 or email jen@jenmaysinsurance.com for more information.

LOWRY AUTO BODY
Running normal business hours: Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., AAA and emergency towing. Call 814-432-3050 for more information.

MATTHEW C. PARSON, ATTORNEY AT LAW
Closed for office appointments, but working remotely to serve clients.

MAY & COMPANY
Remaining open, but please call or email if you need assistance. Call (814) 676-5691 or email jheasley@usachoice.net.

NEW IDEAS CO
Offering discounted telephone and online support for computer issues. Contact: sales@newideascorp.com or (814) 437-5372.

NORTHWEST BANK
Northwest Bank will limit access to its branch lobbies, which will be open by appointment only. Drive-through services will be available during normal business hours. Call 676-5648 for more information.

NOVACARE PHYSICAL THERAPY
NovaCare in Seneca and Franklin are open, continuing to treat patients only (no wellness clients or visitors), and continue to check daily guidelines per the CDC. Call 814-432-7200 for Franklin clinic and (814)-677-0738 for Seneca clinic if you have questions.

OIL CITY AUTOMOTIVE CENTER
Running normal business hours until further notice. Monday through Thursday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. & Friday 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Call (814) 676-4444 for more information.

OIL CREEK STATE PARK
Park office and restrooms are closed. Park is open for hiking, biking, etc. Visitors are urged to use the restroom before leaving home and reminded to practice social distancing.

OIL REGION ALLIANCE OF BUSINESS, INDUSTRY, & TOURISM (ORA)
Employees are working from home during regular business hours. They can be reached via e-mail and voicemail. A full staff directory is available at: oilregion.org/the-alliance/staff/. Any hospitality industry business (restaurant, hotel, etc.) interested in receiving e-mails with resources from the PA Restaurant and Lodging Association and other sources can e-mail ealtomare@oilregion.org to sign-up.

OIL REGION LIBRARY ASSOCIATION
All 3 library locations (Oil City, Franklin, and Cooperstown) remain closed to the public through at least April 30. Digital resources are available 24/7! – visit oilcitylibrary.org, franklinlibrary.org, or cooperstownlibrary.org for more info! Email info@oilregionlibraries.org with questions. Subscribe to their mailing list – request signup via (info@oilregionlibraries.org) and find updates on Facebook.

PIONEER ELECTRIC SUPPLY
Pioneer Electric is open for pick-up and deliveries. The counter area is closed to the public. Payment and orders will be taken curbside and over the phone. Call (814) 437-1342 for more information. Find updates on Facebook.

PRESBYTERIAN SENIORCARE / OAKWOOD HEIGHTS
Presbyterian SeniorCare Network is calling on the community to help brighten the lives of its residents, patients and team members by delivering some #RaysOfSunshine during the pandemic. To send your greeting, visit Sr.Care.org/RaysOfSunshine for details.

QUILTERS CUPBOARD
They have supplies for those who are interested in making homemade masks and are also distributing masks locally. If you have masks to donate, call (814) 657-4542. Find updates on Facebook.

RAYMOND JAMES FINANCIAL SERVICES
Working from home and supporting clients via phone or email. Please contact advisors by telephone at (814) 676-6353 and follow the prompt to speak to your advisor.

RC ADDICT
Online shop is open and curbside pickup is available. Products are a great way to spend time with family building and driving Radio Control vehicles. Call (814) 437-5372 for information. Shop at rcaddictparts.com.

REGIONAL COUNSELING CENTER
Have expanded tele-health services; currently able to complete therapeutic sessions face to face but also via video and telephone. Please call to confirm scheduling. Accepting referrals and completing intakes. Call (814) 758-9639 or visit regionalcounselingcenter.com for more information.

ROSSBACHER INSURANCE GROUP
Office will be closed while staff works remotely. Please call 677-4095 or email team@teamrossbacher.com for immediate personal service. Find updates on Facebook.

RURAL MENTAL HEALTH ASSOCIATES
Offering tele-health services by appointment. Please contact the office at 814-678-6900 for more information.

S THREADS BOUTIQUE
Shop closed until further notice. Purchases can be made through Facebook or at SThreads.Boutique, including gift certificates to be used later. Find updates on Facebook.

SAINT ELIZABETH CENTER
The Saint Elizabeth Center thrift store is closed until further notice. Registered individuals are asked to pick up their food in the rear parking lot. Call 677-0203 for more information.

SANDY K HOVIS INSURANCE AGENCY
Office closed but team is working remotely. Call 814-437-2716, email: Sandy@sandykhovis.com or Beth@sandykhovis.com or Jen@sandykhovis.com.

SEAN CAREY MUSIC
All lessons are currently being held online, still have openings available for new students. Call 814-499-2250 or find updates on Facebook.

SINGLETON FAMILY CHIROPRACTIC
Office will be open for emergencies only. Find updates on Facebook.

STATE FARM INSURANCE – MIKE DILL
All staff is working virtually from home. They are still available by phone for any of your needs. Call for more information or to make payments: (814) 437-1100.

TASTEFULLY SIMPLE WITH MARJ GRAY
Website is always available for orders www.tastefullysimple.com/web/mgray. Offering fun online themed parties. Join the Facebook group here. Find updates on Facebook.

THE CROSSING FREE METHODIST CHURCH
No church services, but a message will be posted on Sunday on The Crossing’s Facebook page. Food bank is open Mondays and Thursdays from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. Call 814-676-6611 for more information.

THE DERRICK AND THE NEWS-HERALD
Beginning March 20, the newspaper will discontinue lobby hours until further notice. People may conduct business with newspaper staff members via telephone or email. For more information, call (814) 676-7444. 

TRAILASANA YOGA STUDIO
Studio closed. Providing live classes in a Facebook group. A PayPal account was set up to collect donations for online classes to assist the studio with expenses during this time – find the link here.

TRI-COUNTY PEST CONTROL
Interior work is limited to essential needs based on each customer’s unique situation. Exterior work will be ramping up as the weather breaks. They are monitoring and applying good business practices issued by the CDC and as referenced by National Pest Management Association (NPMA). Call (814) 676-6760 for more information.

VANTAGE HOME MEDICAL EQUIPMENT
Continuing to service patients and customers for medical needs. They are asking customers to stop at the door and use hand sanitizer before entering. Call 814-282-1514 for more information.

VARHA (Venango Area Riding for the Handicapped Association)
All classes and events in May and June have been rescheduled. They are still planning to hold volunteer training on Saturday, June 20, at VARHA. The Annual Golf Classic in June was rescheduled for Friday, August 28 at Wanango Country Club. Classes are scheduled to resume Tuesday, July 7. Find updates on Facebook.

VENANGO COUNTY ASSOCIATION FOR THE BLIND
The Association will continue to transport clients for medically necessary appointments and will ensure that clients have groceries and get bills paid. All other services and programs have been suspended until further notice. Call 676-1876 for any further information. Find updates on Facebook.

VENANGO COUNTY UNITED WAY
Call 2-1-1 for help accessing food, social services, or other emergency assistance. You can also text 898-211 or chat at pa211nw.org. The Annual Celebration has been postponed.

WAGNER FAMILY EYE CARE
Will be rescheduling any nonessential or routine eye care through the end of March. If you are experiencing any flu-like symptoms, please call to cancel or reschedule your appointment. Will be open for urgent and medical eyecare needs. In the process of implementing telemedicine. In order to limit the exposure risks to patients and staff, they are limiting the number of visitors at one time. Call 677-6636 for more information. Find updates on Facebook.

WEST PARK REHAB
Open and treating patients, as well as offering TelePT virtual services for new and existing patients. Call 493-8631 for more information.  

YOUNGS TIRE INC
Open Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Call (814) 677-8442 for more information.

EVENT UPDATES:

CASA OF VENANGO COUNTY
Superhero 5K Fun Run/Walk scheduled for April 25 has been cancelled.
Ladies’ Night/BINGO/Shop a Little event scheduled for May 2 has been cancelled.

CHARITABLE DEEDS
March Garage Sales and Food Giveaway are cancelled. Find updates on Facebook.

CRANBERRY EXPO
Event scheduled for 4/7 at the Cranberry Mall is postponed and will be rescheduled. For Cranberry Township businesses that received the registration form, please hold on to your reservation form and we will let you know the rescheduled date once it is confirmed.

ROCKY GROVE VFD & LADIES AUXILIARY
Monthly Auction scheduled for March 27 has been cancelled.
Auxiliary Thursday Night Bingo scheduled for March 26 has been cancelled.

WILDWOOD OUTFITTERS
Fly Fishing Film Tour scheduled for 3/28 is postponed. Will be selecting a new date/time when it is safe to do so. Find updates at wildwoodoutfitterspa.com.

YOUTH CONNECTION BOWL-A-PALOOZA
Have decided to “Spare” the upcoming Bowl-A-Palooza and host a Non-Bowling Bowl-A-Palooza. This will allow participants who have fund-raised for the event to still support the local youth. See flyer for details. Contact Youth Connection at 814-676-9940 ext.1228 or jwalters@fscas.org.

BUSINESSES THAT ARE CLOSED AT THIS TIME:

AMAZING STITCHES
Closed until further notice. Emails will be answered immediately: dixie@amazingstitches.net

BARROW-CIVIC THEATRE
Performances of “Anne of Green Gables” at the Barrow-Civic Theatre in Franklin have been canceled. The theatre has gone dark through April 30, 2020. Find updates on Facebook.

CHILD DEVELOPMENT CENTERS
CDC has extended its center closures until at least May 4. Find updates on Facebook or at cdcenters.org.

CHRISTIAN LIFE ACADEMY
Closed until further notice. Find updates on Facebook.

CLARKS DONUTS
Closed until further notice. Find updates on Facebook.

FAMOORE’S FAMILY RESTAURANT
Closed until further notice. Find updates on Facebook.

KARMA COFFEE COMPANY
Closed until further notice. Find updates on Facebook.

KELLNER’S FIREWORKS INC
Closed until further notice. Find updates at kellfire.com or Facebook.

MOVIES AT CRANBERRY
Closed until further notice. Find updates at www.themoviesat.com.

OIL CREEK & TITUSVILLE RAILROAD
Office is currently closed until further notice. Peter Cottontail Express, originally scheduled for April 11, has been cancelled. Visit www.octrr.org for more information.

STAMM FAMILY OPTICAL
The office is closed for all routine eye care until at least March 30. Dr. Stamm is still available for emergencies. Please contact the office at 677-2685 for further information.

THE TACO SHACK
Closed until further notice. Find updates on Facebook.

THE UNDERGROUND BOOKSTORE
Closed until further notice.

VILLAGE COUIFFURES HAIR SALON
Closed until further notice.

YELLOW DOG LANTERN RESTAURANT
Closed until further notice. Find updates on Facebook.

YMCA OF OIL CITY
The YMCA is closed until further notice. This includes membership, programs and community gatherings. Child Care will be also be closed until further notice. Find updates on Facebook.

YWCA OF OIL CITY
Annual Garage Sale has been postponed, will be rescheduled. The YWCA will be closed until further notice. Find updates on Facebook.

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3 Comments

  • Brandy Rios 3 months ago Reply

    thank you for this list.

  • Heidi Wonderling 2 months ago Reply

    NovaCare Physical Therapy in Seneca and Franklin are open, continuing to treat patients only (no wellness clients or visitors), and continue to check daily guidelines per the CDC. Call 814-432-7200 for Franklin clinic and (814)-677-0738 for Seneca clinic if you have questions.

  • Susan McGuire 2 months ago Reply

    This list is a great help. Thank you.

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