• JHS Marching Band’s Fall Festival of Bands
    Article Contributed byJamestown Public Schools The Jamestown High School Red Raider Marching Band will host bands from around New York and Pennsylvania for its 41st Annual Fall Festival of Bands on Saturday, September 14th at 6:30 p.m. at Strider Field. JHS Marching Band will perform their 2019 show, Journey Home. ... read more
    Published on 2019-09-11
  • Audubon Little Explorers Learn about Snakes and Turtles on Saturday, September 14
    Article Contributed byAudubon Community Nature Center Autumn is a time when cold-blooded animals are getting ready for hibernation. “Snakes and Turtles” is the topic at Audubon Community Nature Center’s Little Explorers on Saturday, September 14, 10-11:30 a.m. You and the three- to eight-year-old child(ren) in your life can learn what ... read more
    Published on 2019-09-11
  • Order Your Audubon Birdseed by Thursday, September 19
    Article Contributed byAudubon Community Nature Center Give your feathered friends a mid-fall treat and stock up on their favorite birdseed at a special price. Orders are due by Thursday, September 19, for Audubon Community Nature Center’s (ACNC) Fall Birdseed Sale, your opportunity to save and support Audubon at the same ... read more
    Published on 2019-09-11
  • Journey To Active Aging Workshop Announced
    Article Contributed byUPMC Chautauqua The 11th annual Journey to Active Aging Workshop will be taking place September 18. The theme for this year’s event is Aging Well: Live Longer, Live Better and Laugh Often, and will provide area seniors with the opportunity to hear from several community members, as well ... read more
    Published on 2019-09-11
  • Brian Durniok Appointed President of UPMC Chautauqua
    Article Contributed byUPMC Chautauqua Brian Durniok has been appointed president of UPMC Chautauqua, where he has served as interim president since January, following the retirement of Betsy Wright. Durniok has more than two decades of service to UPMC. He first joined UPMC Horizon in Mercer County, Pa., in 1995 as ... read more
    Published on 2019-09-11
  • “Visit the Farm Day” – Saturday, September 14th
    Families Welcome to Tour a Dairy Farm & Enjoy FREE Dairy Products Article Contributed byCornell Cooperative Extension of Chautauqua County Have you ever wondered where your milk really comes from? Would you like to tour a modern dairy farm and see how cows are milked?  Would you like to ... read more
    Published on 2019-09-11
  • CHRIC Receives Funding for Three Home Repair Programs
    Article Contributed byChautauqua Home Rehabilitation & Improvement Corporation (CHRIC) Chautauqua Home Rehabilitation and Improvement Corporation (CHRIC) has been awarded funding by the New York State Office of Community Renewal for three home repair programs designed to assist people with disabilities who need accessibility modifications, including funding dedicated specifically to veterans ... read more
    Published on 2019-09-10
  • Maple Springs Community Fundraiser Supports the Volunteer Fire Company
    Article Contributed byMaple Springs Garden Walk Committee The Maple Springs Garden Walk Committee held a community Garden Party on Saturday, August 4. This community event raised $2500 for the Maple Springs Volunteer Fire Company that plays an integral role in the quality of life and safety for those who live ... read more
    Published on 2019-09-10
  • JCC Begins 2019-20 Academic Year On High Note
    Article Contributed byJamestown Community College Jamestown Community College began the fall semester of the 2019-20 academic year with energy and optimism. For the first time since 2010, the college began the academic year exceeding its budget goal for full-time equivalent students, noted JCC president Daniel DeMarte. “In addition, we are ... read more
    Published on 2019-09-10
  • BPU Website Invites Customers to Sign Up for Free “Notify Me” Service
    Article Contributed byJamestown BPU JThe Jamestown Board of Public Utilities (BPU) offers a new service, through its improved website at www.jamestownbpu.com, that gives customers the opportunity to sign up for certain notifications sent to them by email or text message. The “Notify Me” service is free to the public. Customers ... read more
    Published on 2019-09-10
  • Fall Events Planned for Jamestown Public Market
    Article Contributed byJamestown Renaissance Center he Jamestown Public Market continues on Cherry Street in Downtown Jamestown, celebrating the most bountiful time of the season with a variety of family friendly activities this fall, made possible by 2019 title sponsor, UPMC Chautauqua. September 14 the market will host a fun exercise ... read more
    Published on 2019-09-10
  • JPS Reminds Community of Universal Free Meal Programs
    Article Contributed byJamestown Public Schools Jamestown Public Schools would like to remind the community that the district has been approved by the United States Department of Education and the New York State Department of Education to serve breakfast and lunch at no charge to students in all Jamestown Public Schools ... read more
    Published on 2019-09-10
  • Statement from JPS Superintendent Dr. Bret Apthorpe
    Article Contributed byJamestown Public Schools Last night I was made aware of videos circulating on social media regarding students allegedly enrolled in our district. Jamestown Public Schools has a zero tolerance policy regarding the behavior displayed in the videos, whether it happens during the school day or after school hours. ... read more
    Published on 2019-09-10
  • Chamber Corner – September 9, 2019
    Article Contributed byTodd J. Tranum President and CEO of the Chautauqua County Chamber of Commerce Workplace Sexual Harassment Compliance Deadline is October 9 In 2019 alone, New York State has implemented at least a dozen new regulations focused on employee interactions in the workplace. While we work with The Business ... read more
    Published on 2019-09-09
  • AHN, Westfield Memorial Hospital, and Saint Vincent Hospital announce sponsorship of Allegheny Health Network Floating Stage
    Article Contributed byChautauqua Lake Pops The Original Bemus Bay Pops brought twenty years of World-Class entertainment to a small lakeside community in Chautauqua County, New York. Twenty three years after it all started, a new page to the history of “Bringing the Arts to the People” has turned. Officials ... read more
    Published on 2019-09-09
  • Cancer Support Group Welcomes All
    Article Contributed byJoni Blackman Cancer touches all our lives, directly and/or indirectly. Are you supporting a family member or friend going through Cancer treatment or are you undergoing treatment? Are you a Cancer survivor? Local breast survivor, Mary Anne Genco, along with a few friends, started the female Shades of ... read more
    Published on 2019-09-09
  • The Kid Is a Cutting-Edge Leader.
    Contributing WriterSteve Sorenson Take a lesson from my friend’s kid in Missouri, a Cub Scout, who has already moved on to the Boy Scout motto “Be Prepared.” Last week he attended his first Cub Scout meeting after his family relocated to Kansas City. His Den Leader asked the kids: “What ... read more
    Published on 2019-09-09
  • Acupuncture and Back Pain
    Contributing WriterJeffrey Barkstrom Back pain is one of the chief complaints of Americans today. Our sedentary lifestyle make us ripe to strain or injury our backs. Is there something Chinese Medicine can do to help? Back pain can be caused by many different reasons, ie. injury, tumors and chronic disease. ... read more
    Published on 2019-09-09
  • Chasing Storms on Jupiter & Building Alien Worlds
    Contributing WriterWalt Pickut Board of Directors, MMMAA The Martz-Kohl Observatory promises isitors more exciting opportunities this month to experience the Solar System and beyond, and as always – weather permitting – opportunities to tour the universe through the Martz-Kohl telescopes. Tours and exhibits are always ready for guests, cloudy skies ... read more
    Published on 2019-09-09
  • Christ the King
    Contributing WriterPastor Scott Hannon St. John Lutheran Church, Amherst, NY “This is your king?!,” the leaders of Jesus’ day asked. “This broken and powerless, pathetic man?” “If you’re the king,” they sneered at Jesus, “then save yourself.” The soldiers chimed in, “C’mon, King, climb off that cross.” Unable to help ... read more
    Published on 2019-09-09
  • St. Luke’s to Host Implicit Bias Workshop September 28
    Article Contributed bySquirrel Hill Consulting The Commission to Dismantle Racism and Discrimination of the Episcopal Diocese of Western New York will sponsor an Implicit Bias Workshop, on Saturday, September 28th from 9:00 am to 12:00 noon at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, 410 North Main Street, Jamestown. The event will feature ... read more
    Published on 2019-09-09
  • The Importance of Local Restaurants
    Article Contributed byFaith Gibbons Where do you celebrate a special anniversary with a long-term lover, or bring a new date to impress? Where do you go when your kids are hungry but you’ve had too long of a day and don’t feel like cooking? Where do you meet your ... read more
    Published on 2019-09-09
  • Barn raising for lunch?
    In ancient Rome, if a farmer’s horreum – his barn – got blown down in a – tempestas – a storm – he knew it was time to repair that barn. One of the words he could use to describe the work was the verb Restaurare (reh-sto-rah-reh) – to restore. ... read more
    Published on 2019-09-09
  • JCC Art Faculty Exhibition To Open
    Article Contributed byJamestown Community College A reception celebrating the works of several current and former Jamestown Community College faculty members will be held from 6-8 p.m. on September 12 in JCC’s Weeks Gallery. The event, free and open to the public, will include refreshments. The exhibition is on display until ... read more
    Published on 2019-09-05
  • Chautauqua Hospice and Palliative Care to Host Charity Auction September 27
    Article Contributed byChautauqua Hospice and Palliative Care Chautauqua Hospice and Palliative Care will host their annual Butterfly Art & Charity Auction on Friday, September 27 at Chautauqua Suites, 215 W. Lake Road, Mayville. Friends, family and art lovers of all ages are invited to join this celebration. This will be ... read more
    Published on 2019-09-05
  • The Town Pants and Wild Adriatic to perform at Beer & Wine Fest in September
    Article Contributed byThe Reg Lenna Center For The Arts The first Third St. Beer & Wine Fest is scheduled for Sat., Sept. 14 on the block in front of Reg Lenna Center for The Arts. The event, which is open to people aged 21 and older, will go from 2 ... read more
    Published on 2019-09-05
  • United Way of Southern Chautauqua County Announces New Director of Community Impact
    Article Contributed byUnited Way of Southern Chautauqua County United Way of Southern Chautauqua County is pleased to announce Nicole Drozdiel as its new Director of Community Impact. “We are thrilled that Nicole has joined our team here at the United Way,” says Amy Rohler, Executive Director. “Our strategic mission and ... read more
    Published on 2019-09-05
  • Extending an invitation to the community
    Campaign for Andrew R. Liuzzo for Mayor extending an invitation to the community. Join us at the Sheldon House, 7 Falconer Street (corner of Falconer and Lakeview). “TASTE THE DIVERSITY OF OUR CITY” There will be different ethnic foods representing the beautiful differences that make our city unique. We want ... read more
    Published on 2019-09-05
  • WMH Foundation Welcomes Four New Board Members
    Article Contributed byWestfield Memorial Hospital Foundation Chautauqua County residents Colleen Meeder, Mark Odell, Jordan Steves, and Ralph G. Walton, MD have been named to the 2019 Westfield Memorial Hospital Foundation Board of Directors. “Westfield Memorial Hospital, part of the Allegheny Health Network, is known for its ‘high tech and soft ... read more
    Published on 2019-09-05
  • Money Magazine Again Taps Fredonia as a Great Value in Education
    Article Contributed byThe State University of New York at Fredonia Money magazine has again named the State University of New York at Fredonia as one of the top colleges in the country for quality and affordability. The magazine’s annual rankings of colleges are based on thousands of metrics, including tuition ... read more
    Published on 2019-09-04

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