• Smart Ways to Embrace Retirement
    Retirement is on the horizon for a significant number of people. Around 10,000 people retire each day in the United States, according to a study by Merrill Lynch and Age Wave, a consultancy studying the cultural and economic impacts of aging. But many soon-to-be retirees are not fully prepared for ... read more
    Published on 2019-11-11
  • The Fenton History Center to Host Holiday Market, Saturday, November 16th
    Join us for the inaugural Fenton Holiday Market! On Saturday, November 16 from 10:00-4:00 pm the Fenton History Center will host a holiday artisan market and vintage show. Tour the 150-year-old mansion, decorated for the holidays, and shop booths set up throughout the house featuring vintage and holiday items and ... read more
    Published on 2019-11-11
  • A Children’s Place UPK
    Jamestown Public Schools UPK-3 & UPK-4 classes, located at A Children’s Place, spent the month of October learning about safety. These classrooms invited community helpers to come share first hand what important jobs they have. Officer Rich Telford of the Sheriff’s department generously volunteered his time to teach our preschoolers ... read more
    Published on 2019-11-11
  • Chamber Corner 11-11-2019 – Shoptauqua Supports Our Local Economy
    As the holiday season approaches local businesses, as well as individuals, are considering holiday giving. Let the Chautauqua County Chamber of Commerce make it easy for you: give the Shoptauqua Gift Card. Shoptauqua Gift Cards can be used at more than 150 businesses throughout Chautauqua County for everything from groceries ... read more
    Published on 2019-11-11
  • Martz-Kohl Observatory Celebrates 2019 and Plans for 2020
    New York State Senator-elect George Borrello was among the speakers and well-wishers attending The Grand Opening and ribbon cutting ceremony of the Martz-Kohl Observatory on Saturday, October 19, capping the observatory’s 10-year expansion and improvement project. That evening, under an especially clear sky, the Observatory also hosted more than 40 ... read more
    Published on 2019-11-11
  • The Park Receives National Recognition
    The Park, a Heritage rehabilitation and skilled nursing community in Jamestown, NY has been recognized as one of the highest performing nursing homes in the United States for the value based purchasing program under Medicare. The Skilled Nursing Facility Value-Based Purchasing (SNF VBP) Program recognizes nursing homes based on the ... read more
    Published on 2019-11-11
  • Infinity Announces Upcoming Classes and Workshops
    Infinity is excited to announce their upcoming Fall class schedule. In addition to nearly 300 students taking private lessons at Infinity, students are offered the opportunity to participate in group classes, workshops, performance events, and more each month based on their interests. Fall group classes include: Art Classes, Steel Drum ... read more
    Published on 2019-11-11
  • Support Local Farms – Taste Local Meats & Learn About Purchasing Directly From Farmers Public is Invited – FREE of Charge
    Do you want to buy your beef, chicken, goat, lamb, pork, and turkey meats from local farmers? What does it cost to buy local meats? Would you like to visit with farmers to learn how they raise their livestock to produce high quality, safe meats? If you have answered yes ... read more
    Published on 2019-11-11
  • Healthy Thanksgiving Recipes To Share With Your Family This Year
    Thanksgiving dinner doesn’t have to mean throwing out your healthy diet completely. If you want to stick to your health goals, while also enjoying the holidays, you can find healthy alternatives to all of your favorite foods to make and also experiment with some new ones. Here are two recipes ... read more
    Published on 2019-11-11
  • The Annual Open Enrollment Period for Choosing a Health Insurance Plan Ends December 7th, 2019
    This is the time of year when you can switch health insurance plans. If your plan is not accepted by your doctor or does not have your medications listed on their formularies, you might want to find out about other health insurance plans that better meet your needs. Medicare.gov has ... read more
    Published on 2019-11-11
  • Counties Applaud Signing of Opioid Overdose Bill
    Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today signed legislation (S.1668/A.4915)requiring that death certificates in cases of opioid overdose specify which opioid was involved in the death, if known. This new law requires that information be recorded so that more data will be available tobetter address the opioid crisis. “New York continues to ... read more
    Published on 2019-11-11
  • Taft Center Participants Attend Art Classes
    Three of Chautauqua Adult Day Services, Taft Center participants attended art classes at the Roger Tory Peterson Institute over the spring and summer. The classes were made possible thru a grant from the Tri-County Arts Council furnished by the NY State Council on the Arts Decentralization Program. The students worked ... read more
    Published on 2019-11-11
  • St. Luke’s to Celebrate Building’s 125 Year Anniversary With Community Concert
    St. Luke’s Episcopal Church will celebrate the 125th Anniversary of the current North Main Street structure on Friday, November 15th with a special ‘sparkling’ toast and concert presentation featuring Music Director Ron McEntire, and local musicians Cody Hiller and Brian A. Bogey. “With all of the attention we have paid ... read more
    Published on 2019-11-11
  • Jackson Center Hosts Second Annual “Welcome Home, Veterans” Event
    The Robert H. Jackson Center is pleased to co-host the second annual veterans’ event in partnership with Heritage Ministries and the PFC Joseph P. Dwyer Veterans Peer to Peer Program. On Saturday, November 16, 2019, the “Welcome Home, Veterans: Mail Call” program will begin at 10:00 a.m. in the Carl ... read more
    Published on 2019-11-11
  • “Harvey” Comes to Little Theater
    Timeless Entertainment What if an invisible friend was all a person needed to be happy and carefree? The play Harvey, with the help of an invisible “pooka,” explores how people interact, the ways people are concerned with how they are seen, and what it is to present oneself to others. ... read more
    Published on 2019-11-11
  • Peace Starved and Hope Deprived
    Peace is scarce. Peace – that is, tranquility, harmony, serenity, stillness, calmness – it is a rare thing in most of our lives. On the contrary, tension and turmoil, anger and agitation, fear and worry are often ever-present aspects of our days. There is strife in our politics, bullies in ... read more
    Published on 2019-11-11
  • Join Me in the Kitchen with Vicki McGraw 11-11-19
    Ok, here is a crazy question for you…How do you like your bananas? I, for one, want my banana barely yellow- you know, not green, but definitely not dark yellow, or heaven forbid, with any brown spots on it! I don’t like them to be too mushy, either, I like ... read more
    Published on 2019-11-11
  • Dot’s Gift Boutique Opens it’s Doors
    The Holidays are just around the corner and so is Jamestown’s latest shop – Dot’s Gift Boutique. It is located at 111 West Third Street, in the heart of the business district. It is just steps, away from the Lucy-Desi Museum and the National Comedy Center. It is part of ... read more
    Published on 2019-11-11
  • Guitar Center Music Foundation Donates to Jefferson Middle School
    Jefferson Middle School music students have new guitars and ukuleles thanks to a The Guitar Center Music Foundation grant. The Foundation donated ten ukuleles, eight classical guitars, 12 packs of f classical guitar strings, 18 Fender chromatic tuners, stands for ukuleles, eight classical guitar gig bags and ten ukuleles gig ... read more
    Published on 2019-11-11
  • In Loving Memory – Obituaries 11-11-19 issue
    November 1st, 2019 Joseph F. Rizzo, 85, of JamestownLind Funeral Home Robert L. Fluent Jr. 64, of KennedyFalconer Funeral Home Roger Harrison Johnson, 78, of WarrenDonald E. Lewis Funeral HomeNovember 2nd, 2019 Donna M. Ecklof, 85, of JamestownLind Funeral Home John “Jake” H. Briggs, 86, of CorryFreay Funeral HomeNovember 3rd, ... read more
    Published on 2019-11-11
  • Westfield-Mayville Rotary Seeks Donations of Holiday Greeting Cards for its Veterans Project
    The Rotary Club of Westfield-Mayville is collecting new, unsigned Christmas greeting cards with their envelopes for use with its service project of helping to brighten the day of veterans who are in area Veterans Administration facilities by providing them with holiday greeting cards and warm wishes. The cards should be ... read more
    Published on 2019-11-11
  • The Hunter-Gatherer Tribe
    Somewhere, far back in the deepest recesses of the human mind, there always lurks a hunter-gatherer on the prowl for something. Even if you are the purest, most sincere vegan, non-meat-eating, “vegetarianist,” you still know how to hunt. You might be hunting down the right stone-ground, 97-grain, peapod protein bread, ... read more
    Published on 2019-11-11
  • 2020 Calendar Recalls Brooklyn Square, Jamestown
    Local author Joan Lindquist has a new “2020 Remembering Brooklyn Square II” calendar that will be a great addition to your holiday shopping list. It’s the perfect gift for that family member or friend that loves Jamestown and wants to learn about local history. The calendar’s photographs are from a ... read more
    Published on 2019-11-11
  • After Election Day
    After the election the three Jamestown Mayoral candidates reflect on the campaign and what is next for each of them. When asked what Mayor Elect Sundquist (D) has taken from the recent campaign he answered, “Going door to door is invaluable to understanding our community. I really learned to listen ... read more
    Published on 2019-11-11
  • Thank a Hunter
    A little over 100 years ago the nation’s whitetail deer numbered about 300,000. In 2018, Pennsylvania and New York hunters harvested almost twice that number, and left plenty of deer in the woods. It’s almost a miracle that we help deer by harvesting deer, and that also helps all wildlife ... read more
    Published on 2019-11-11
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  • Brookdale Lakewood Hosts Gingerbread CASA’s for CASA Fundraising Event
    Brookdale Lakewood hosts the 1st Annual Gingerbread CASA’s for CASA Decorating Contest to benefit CASA of Chautauqua County. The event will be held at Brookdale Lakewood, 220 Southwestern Drive, Lakewood, from 1:30-4 p.m. on Saturday, December 14. For a donation of $25, decorators will receive a pre-assembled gingerbread house and ... read more
    Published on 2019-11-11
  • Silvertree Seniors of Jamestown Announces 2019 Inspection Scores
    Silvertree Seniors of Jamestown is proud to announce its Real Estate Assessment Center (REAC) scores for 2019. REAC inspections are overseen and scored by the Department of Housing & Urban Development, and were introduced to ensure that subsidized housing buildings are kept up to the standards laid forth by HUD. ... read more
    Published on 2019-11-11
  • White Tail Deer Trivia
    The post White Tail Deer Trivia appeared first on Jamestown Gazette. ... read more
    Published on 2019-11-11
  • Lincoln Elementary School’s PTA Halloween Fun Fair A Big Success
    Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools
    Lincoln Elementary School Principal Katie Russo, with her “bats,”paraprofessionals, Sue Christian, Laurie Shay, Brenda Dominey, LaurieQuattrone, Marsha Thorpe, Marlene Piatz and Michelle Terry.Witches, ghosts, dinosaurs and princesses haunted the gymnasiums at Lincoln Elementary School during the Lincoln PTA’s Halloween Fun Fair. For over ... read more
    Published on 2019-11-06

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