• World Series of Cars: Bergman Park
    Article Contributed by World Series Of Cars The Babe Ruth World Series Board of Directors is proud to announce the upcoming 35th Annual World Series of Wheels, formally the World Series of Cars, to be held in Jamestown on July 22nd, 2018 along with our sponsors. This year we ... read more
    Published on 2018-07-16
  • Wait & See … ?
    If the light at the end of the tunnel is really a train coming down the track, “wait and see” is a really bad idea. But they say, “Patience is a virtue,” don’t they? It seems patience is a two-edged sword. Patience can be a virtue for the vintner waiting ... read more
    Published on 2018-07-16
  • Jamestown Businesses Eye Tariffs
    Lakewood’s 1 million sq ft engine plant is a key component of Cummins’ world wide operations.Contributing WriterWalt Pickut Greater Jamestown and Chautauqua County make many products sold around the world and use many products made around the world. “Anything that shakes the world shakes us,” a local employer told the ... read more
    Published on 2018-07-16
  • 16th Annual ‘Loop The Lake’ Bicycle Ride Scheduled for July 21
    Article Contributed bySt. Luke’s Episcopal Church Local cyclists are invited to take part in the 16th annual ‘Loop the Lake’ bicycle ride on Saturday, July 21st. The charity event – believed to be the longest-running group ride around the circumference of Chautauqua Lake – is coordinated annually by St. ... read more
    Published on 2018-07-16
  • E2CCB Lauds Aspiring Nurses at Commencement in Jamestown
    The June 2018 graduating class of the Licensed Practical Nursing program at Hewes Educational Center in Ashville is pictured in the stairwell of the Scharmann Theatre in Jamestown. Not pictured: Autumn SoladaArticle Contributed byE2CCB Clad in white uniforms, the 34 graduates of the Licensed Practical Nursing program of the Workforce ... read more
    Published on 2018-07-16
  • St. Susan Center to Host 8th Annual Charity Golf Classic
    The 2017 Champions Chris McKinley, Adam McKinley, Jordon Marsh and Matt Fuller will be back on the course this year and challenge all the other local golfers to come and support this worthy cause.Article Contributed bySt. Susan Center Start getting your foursome together, because St. Susan Center and Jamestown Mattress ... read more
    Published on 2018-07-16
  • Sondell Volunteer of the Year
    (L to R): Front Row: Danelle Turney, Brent Nelson, Alexis Nelson; Back Row [Board of Trustees]: Lyn Harris, Kathy Carlson, Dennis Bechmann, Marcia Rybicki, Barbra Swanson, Sharon GreenArticle Contributed byFluvanna Free Library “Our volunteers mean the world to us. Without them we couldn’t survive as an organization,” began Fluvanna Trustee ... read more
    Published on 2018-07-16
  • UPMC Chautauqua WCA Welcomes New Graduate Nurses
    (L to R): Ashton Albanesius, Laiken Biekert, Michelle Fairbanks, Kaylin Gowan, Amanda Hollis, Taylor Klark, Theresa Langworthy, Caitlin McKinney, John Miller, Daniel Nelson, Nicole Paul, Jacob Penhollow, Stephanie Peters, Angela Stafford, (unit director inpatient adolescent and adult mental health units); Chelsea Wendell. Absent from photo: Jason Baldwin, Carrie Castagnino, Katie ... read more
    Published on 2018-07-16
  • Whirlybird Music and Arts Festival Presents Brandon Bailey Johnson at the Infinity Arts Café
    Article Contributed byInfinity Visual and Performing Arts, Inc. Infinity Visual and Performing Arts and Whirlybird Music and Arts Festival are excitedly collaborating to bring Guinness World Record holder, and touring musician, Brandon Bailey Johnson to Jamestown for a performance at the Infinity Arts Café on Friday, July 27, 2018. ... read more
    Published on 2018-07-16
  • Jamestown Babe Ruth World Series in Search of Volunteers
    Article Contributed byJamestown Babe Ruth World Series Baseball The Jamestown Babe Ruth World Series committee announces they are looking for individuals/groups to assist and participate in events for the upcoming World Series to be held in Jamestown from August 4th to August 11th. This will be the 17th time the ... read more
    Published on 2018-07-16
  • UPMC Chautauqua Will Host Medication Assisted Treatment Basic Training for Providers
    Article Contributed byUPMC Chautauqua WCA UPMC Chautauqua WCA, Chautauqua County Health Network, and Chautauqua Region Associated Medical Partners will host a basic training for providers entitled, “Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) — Basic Training for Providers,” on Wednesday, July 11 from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at Jones Memorial Health Center, ... read more
    Published on 2018-07-09
  • It’s All Relative
    Contributed byWalt Picket, Martz/Kohl Board of Directors If you want to stay young forever, it’s easy… just travel at the speed of light! Einstein’s famous Theory of Relativity says so. That, and many other amazing and startling facts were predicted by Albert Einstein’s theories, the general and specific theories of ... read more
    Published on 2018-07-09
  • Kwik Fill to Raise Money for Laurel Run in July
    (L to R): Katie Rodriguez, manager of the Kwik Fill/Red Apple location on Route 60 outside of Jamestown; Melissa Fardink, manager of the Kwik Fill/Red Apple on Foote Avenue in Jamestown; Frank Bartella, regional manager for United Refining; Kim Webb, manager of the Kwik Fill/Red Apple on Forest Avenue in ... read more
    Published on 2018-07-09
  • Alcohol is not a Health Food
    Contributing WriterJeffrey Barkstrom On a popular news entertainment show about 40 years ago, the commentator spoke of how Mediterranean people have lower heart attacks and then he said it was because they drank wine everyday. What have the last 40 years of research told us? Well, the intervening years have ... read more
    Published on 2018-07-09
  • Harmful Algal Blooms (HABS): County Health Department Urges Us to Know It and Avoid It
    Article Contributed byChautauqua County Department Of Health & Human Services The Public Health Division of the Chautauqua County Department of Health & Human Services (DHHS) urges all Chautauqua County residents and visitors to educate themselves about Harmful Algal Blooms (HABs) and to be cautious when swimming, boating, and fishing. In ... read more
    Published on 2018-07-09
  • Final Chautauqua County Results Including Absentees for NY23
    Contributed byNorman Green Chautauqua County Election Commissioners Norman P. Green and Brian C. Abram announced the final tally of absentees and the grand totals for the Chautauqua County 2018 Federal Primary Election held June 26th.  The Chautauqua County totals have been certified to the NYS Board of Elections and the NYS BOE will add these numbers to the election totals certified from the other ten counties in the NY 23 Congressional District. The post Final Chautauqua County Results Including Absentees for NY23 appeared first on Jamestown Gazette. ... read more
    Published on 2018-07-09
  • Fellowships of the Spirit Psychic Fun Fest
    Article Contributed byFellowships of the Spirit Lakeside Learning Center For a fun-filled day, area residents are invited to come enjoy Fellowships of the Spirit’s Psychic Fun Fest on Saturday, July 21st, 282 Dale Drive, Cassadaga, 14718, rain or shine. From 10 am to 5 pm, Fun Fest will offer mini-readings, ... read more
    Published on 2018-07-09
  • Are AR-15 Rifles Too Powerful for Hunting?
    Here’s a little test of your AR-15 knowledge: Which of these two groups of cartridges can be fired from an AR-15 rifle? Does either one, or both, have a military background? One is the most common deer cartridge in America. Many consider the other only marginally effective for deer hunting? ... read more
    Published on 2018-07-09
  • Audubon Little Explorers Learn About Butterflies and Moths on Saturday, July 14
    “Floats Like a Butterfly” is the theme for Audubon Community Nature Center’s Little Explorers on Saturday morning, July14. Through an indoor lesson and a walk outside, children ages three to eight and their favorite grownups will learn about the wonderful world of butterflies and moths.  Contributed byAudubon Community Nature Center ... read more
    Published on 2018-07-09
  • National Comedy Center Launches Lenny Bruce Exhibit and Memorial Foundation Partnership with “Comedy and the First Amendment” Panel
    Lenny BruceArticle Contributed byNational Comedy Center To celebrate the opening of its LennyBruce exhibit, the National Comedy Center grand opening week will include a discussion on “Comedy and the First Amendment,” and commence a fundraising partnership with the Lenny Bruce Memorial Foundation. The National Comedy Center, opening August 1st in ... read more
    Published on 2018-07-09
  • Festivals of the Summer: Celebrating a Rich Heritage
    Contributing WriterWalt Pickut Jamestown was not built in a day, and not by a single culture. The people who built the city were proud to be American, all with high hopes to build something new and better. Ninety-nine percent of Greater Jamestown’s residents are U.S. citizens. Traditions from each heritage, ... read more
    Published on 2018-07-09
  • Silent Auction To Benefit Area Students
    Caroline Bissell, Auction Co-Chair, modelling a cowboy hat, amid an array of donated items for the auction.Article Contributed byJanet Wallace A Silent Auction will be held at the Chautauqua Institution on Sunday, July 15 from 12 – 2:30 as part of the annual Great American Picnic. The Auction funds scholarships ... read more
    Published on 2018-07-09
  • Penn Brad Oil Museum to Host Annual Derrick Day Open House at the Penn Brad Oil Museum
    Contributed byPenn Brad Oil Museum EVENT TO BE HELD SATURDAY, JULY 14, 2017 FROM 11:00 AM TO 5:00 PM BRADFORD, PA:  The Penn Brad Oil Museum, located at 901 South Avenue, Custer City, will hold its annual Derrick Day Open House event. Admission is free to all and includes museum displays.  There will be a demonstration of early oilfield equipment, candle making, basket weaving and more. There is fun for the entire family.   Food and beverages will be available for purchase. The Penn Brad Oil Museum is dedicated to preserving the rich oil and gas heritage of the region. The post Penn Brad Oil Museum to Host Annual Derrick Day Open House at the Penn Brad Oil Museum appeared first on Jamestown Gazette. ... read more
    Published on 2018-07-09
  • Don’t “T” me off…
    “T” as in T-shirt, that is. T-shirts have the craziest, funniest, most outrageous things to say. Reading them is like bumper sticker heaven… except that they are on somebody’s chest. That means I might stare at your chest and laugh out loud. Not a smart thing for most guys to ... read more
    Published on 2018-07-09
  • RTPI President to Present Program on Jamestown’s Urban Nature July 12th at 5pm
    Contributed byRoger Tory Peterson Institute Discover the connections between Roger Tory Peterson’s conservation legacy and your own backyard during RTPI’s upcoming program, “What’s in Your Backyard?” on Thursday, July 12th from 5–7pm. RTPI’s president, Twan Leenders will share his knowledge of Jamestown’s urban nature and how this unlikely and ... read more
    Published on 2018-07-09
  • E Pluribus Unum
    Out of many, One. This simple phrase has been considered the unofficial motto of the United States since it was first incorporated into the Great Seal of the United States as a flowing banner clasped in the beak of the American Eagle. That phrase originally meant that the original Thirteen Colonies ... read more
    Published on 2018-07-09
  • Local Singer Songwriter Debuts New CD
    Contributed byBill Ward Music Western NY singer/songwriter Bill Ward debuted his latest, “The Dock,” at the Great Blue Heron Music Festival in Sherman, NY on Saturday, July 7. His new solo recording is now available in CD format. It is distributed nationally through all major digital outlets and is also ... read more
    Published on 2018-07-09
  • Jamestown Board of Education Welcomes Student Board Members
    Natalie Carlson and Ellen CrossArticle Contributed byJamestown Public Schools The Jamestown Board of Education is proud to announce the appointment of two ex-officio student board members, Natalie Carlson and Ellen Cross, for the 2018-19 school year. Natalie and Ellen will both be seniors at Jamestown High School and are the ... read more
    Published on 2018-07-09
  • Pizza
    Contributing WriterPastor Scott HannonSt. John Lutheran Church Amherst, NY Last Saturday night the Lord spoke to me. The Spirit of the Lord came upon me and God exhorted me saying, “Go buy pizza.” I was in Houston, TX with 29 teenagers at the National Youth Gathering for our denomination. It ... read more
    Published on 2018-07-09
  • Jackson Center to Offer Chautauqua Institution Programs Via Livestream
    Contributed byThe Robert H. Jackson Center The Robert H. Jackson Center, a non-profit dedicated to promoting liberty under law through the examination of the life and work of Supreme Court Justice Robert H. Jackson and its relevance to current events and issues, will partner with Chautauqua Institution to offer two ... read more
    Published on 2018-07-02

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