• In Loving Memory: 12-09-2019
    November 25, 2019 Steven A. Carlson, 67, of LakewoodLind Funeral Home Inc November 26, 2019 John H. Small, 68, of Findley LakeSpitzer Funeral Home November 27, 2019 Beatrice R. Jones, 89 of MayvilleFreay Funeral Home Agatha “Aggie” Neizmik Polley, 84, of YoungsvilleNelson Funeral Home John Rupczyk Jr., 95, of Sugar ... read more
    Published on 2019-12-09
  • Words of Wisdom: Rings of Power
    The festive Christmas wreaths we hang on our doors today have come down to us through a long, strange, and ancient history. In the ancient Persian Empire, 2,500 years ago, a wreath was a sign of power and authority, worn as a headdress. Later, in Greco-Roman society, hand-made wreaths of ... read more
    Published on 2019-12-09
  • Remembering Our Veterans
    Say these fallen heroes’ names out loud: Victor H. Bratt (1895-1918)US Army, killed in France James E. Lennartson (1918-1943)US Army, died in Manchuria, China at a POW Camp Francis T. Carlson (1916-1951)US Army, killed in Korea Orman L. Crossley, Jr. (1945-1966)US Marine, killed in S. Vietnam Thomas G. Stone (1970-1991)US ... read more
    Published on 2019-12-09
  • Week of December 9, 2019
    Published on 2019-12-09
  • Audubon Little Explorers Look “Under the Snow,” Saturday, December 14
    Under the snow and the frozen ground, the natural world still teems with life. You and the three- to eight-year-old child(ren) in your life can experience “Under the Snow” at Audubon Community Nature Center’s Little Explorers on Saturday, December 14, 10-11:30 a.m. You can investigate this snowy underland first indoors, ... read more
    Published on 2019-12-09
  • Around Town
    The post Around Town appeared first on Jamestown Gazette. ... read more
    Published on 2019-12-02
  • State Agriculture Commissioner Announces $1.1 Million to Advance Farmland Protection Actions Across NY
    Projects will Support Outreach to Better Connect Farmers to Landowners & Support Local Farmland Protection Planning State Agriculture Commissioner Richard Ball today announced $1.1 million in funding is available through two programs to advance farmland protection actions across New York State. The Land Trust Grants program supports outreach efforts to ... read more
    Published on 2019-12-02
  • Pasta Bar Fundraiser for Cancer Buddies
    On June 5th of 2018, Brandon Campbell walked into the ER of the Warren General Hospital with severe stomach pains, fever and fatigue. He thought it might possibly be appendicitis. He could not have been more mistaken. By the end of the day he found himself at Shadyside UPMC in ... read more
    Published on 2019-12-02
  • Infinity Visual and Performing Arts Welcomes New Instructor
    Infinity Visual and Performing Arts welcomes a new instructor! Faith Graham will be joining the Infinity Strings Department as a violin instructor. She is currently offering beginning violin lessons to students and adults of all ages. Faith Graham (Violin) Faith is excited to return to Infinity as a violin instructor ... read more
    Published on 2019-12-02
  • Christmas Through The Village 2019 in Findley Lake, NY
    Are you looking for the perfect family activity to get into a holiday state of mind? Then Findley Lake, NY’s “Christmas Through The Village 2019” event is just what you’re looking for to get you and yours to get in that holiday spirit. It takes place Saturday, December 7th and ... read more
    Published on 2019-12-02
  • Randolph’s Country Christmas Schedule
    Friday, December 6 7pm: Living Nativity at East Randolph United Methodist Church 7pm: Gail N. Chapman Elementary Musical: “Snowbiz” at RCS High School Auditorium 2nd Annual Downtown Window Decorating Contest begins Saturday, December 7 9am-4pm: Eat, Shop & Be Merry in Downtown Randolph: pick up your punch card at participating ... read more
    Published on 2019-12-02
  • JHS Students Participate in NYSSMA Senior High Area All-State
    Eleven JHS musicians were selected for and participated in the NYSSMA Senior High Area All-State Festival at SUNY Fredonia: Alissa Shimmel (Tuba-Band), Lilly Melquist (Trumpet-Symphony Orchestra), Darren Dunn (Trumpet-Band), Caleb Kindberg (Euphonium-Band), Adam Chang (Viola-String Orchestra), Dylan Lydell (Euphonium-Band), Marissa Rosado (Violin- Symphony Orchestra), Courtney Hays (Soprano-Mixed Chorus), Maisy Chang ... read more
    Published on 2019-12-02
  • The Polar Express to Show at Reg Lenna Center for The Arts
    The animated film The Polar Express shows Sat., Dec. 7 at 2 p.m. at Reg Lenna Center for The Arts. Tom Hanks and director Robert Zemeckis (Forrest Gump; Cast Away) reunite for The Polar Express, an inspiring adventure based on the beloved children’s book by Chris Van Allsburg. When a ... read more
    Published on 2019-12-02
  • Mental Health Association: So Much To Be Thankful For
    Thanksgiving was celebrated early this year at the Mental Health Association in Chautauqua County (MHA). Now with two locations, participants from Dunkirk came to Jamestown to be part of the November Recovery Luncheon, monthly opportunities to acknowledge progress in recovery. MHA Program Director Mike Nordin recognized five individuals for completing ... read more
    Published on 2019-12-02
  • Southwestern Student Council Designates Donation to the United Way of Southern Chautauqua County
    Members of Southwestern Central School’s Student Council recently chose United Way of Southern Chautauqua County as their agency of choice to give a $500 donation. Every dollar from every homecoming dance ticket sold and donations during Spirit week, have generated this significant student gift. “We are so honored and grateful ... read more
    Published on 2019-12-02
  • Recommendations for Stress and Conflict Free Holidays
    The holidays are a time of joy and togetherness, but often the holidays are the times we experience stress and family conflict. The Chautauqua County Department of Mental Hygiene would like to offer a few recommendations on how families and individuals might better cope with the potential stress and conflict ... read more
    Published on 2019-12-02
  • Upcoming Events for CASA of Chautauqua
    #GivingTuesday is the world’s biggest day of generosity, where people from all over the world come together to support nonprofits that are making a difference. On Tuesday, December 3, consider making a donation to CASA of Chautauqua. Every dollar that is given, every child that we make an impact on ... read more
    Published on 2019-12-02
  • Chautauqua County Historical Society Holiday Open House is Dec 8
    The Chautauqua County Historical Society will say goodbye to 2019 with its annual Holiday Open House on Sunday, Dec. 8 at the McClurg Museum in Westfield. The open house provides an annual opportunity for visitors to learn more about the museum and the historical society, free-of-charge.
    Holiday decorations can ... read more
    Published on 2019-12-02
  • “An Audubon Year” at ACNC’s First Friday, Dec 6
    Jeff Tome has taken thousands of pictures in the more than 20 years that he has been a nature educator at Audubon Community Nature Center. At Audubon’s First Friday Lunch Bunch on December 6, Tome will take you on a photographic adventure through “An Audubon Year” to see sights that ... read more
    Published on 2019-12-02
  • Borrello Seated as 57th District State Senator: County Attorney to Serve as Acting County Executive
    Chautauqua County Executive George Borrello was seated yesterday as the New York State Senator for the 57th District. Borrello recently won the election to fill the seat, which was vacated by former Senator Catharine Young earlier this year. “I am honored and extremely humbled to be the voice and advocate ... read more
    Published on 2019-12-02
  • How to Stay Warm
    I’ve hunted deer in temperatures as low as 26 degrees below zero without getting cold, but on the opening day of this year’s New York firearms season I wasn’t prepared. I sat in a treestand and the wind (at only 13 mph) cut through my layered clothing and stole my ... read more
    Published on 2019-12-02
  • December Events at the Prendergast Library
    Half-Off Booksale – December 5-7th during regular library hours All books are $1 or less during the half-off sale, and you can fill a bag of books for just $10! Holiday Book Exchange- Tuesday December 10 @ 4:00-7:00 (drop-in event) The Literacy Volunteers of Chautauqua County will be hosting ... read more
    Published on 2019-12-02
  • UPMC Chautauqua Maternity Thankful for Crèche
    For more than a century, Crèche has raised significant funding in order to provide for the needs of children in Chautauqua County. Each year, the Crèche Hospital Committee helps fulfill wishes from child-related departments at UPMC Chautauqua. Crèche was able to support the Maternity Department with purchasing HALO SleepSack’s for ... read more
    Published on 2019-12-02
  • Fredonia Ensembles to Ring in the Holiday at Annual Concert
    Four State University of New York at Fredonia School of Music student choral ensembles will usher in the holiday season with their annual Holiday Concert, featuring seasonal classics and newer compositions, in King Concert Hall on Sunday, Dec. 8, beginning at 8 p.m. The Camerata, conducted by Dr. Adam Luebke, ... read more
    Published on 2019-12-02
  • Family Search: A Vastly Underused Resource
    I recently returned from my annual trip to Salt Lake City where I spent many hours researching in the Family History Library. This is the largest repository of Genealogical resources in the world. It is owned and managed by the Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints. You may ... read more
    Published on 2019-12-02
  • Community Bank N.A. Supports Neighbors this Holiday Season
    The holiday season often means spending extra time with family and friends and enjoying delicious meals with loved ones. It’s also the perfect time to focus on gratitude and giving. Community Bank N.A. branches are getting in the festive spirit by giving back to the communities they serve to ensure ... read more
    Published on 2019-12-02
  • Varied Holiday Fare Presented by United Arts Appeal Organizations
    United Arts Appeal of Chautauqua County member organizations are offering an exciting selection of outstanding performances to enrich your holiday celebrations. Three UAA members collaborate for “Poinsettia Pops” on Wednesday, December 4, 7:30 p.m. The Jamestown Concert Association presents the Western New York Chamber Orchestra with dance excerpts from The ... read more
    Published on 2019-12-02
  • December Trivia
    Published on 2019-12-02
  • In Loving Memory 12-02-2019
    November 21st, 2019 Sharon Lee Birtcil, 61 of LakewoodDonald E Lewis Funeral Home Linda L. Lawson, 61 Formerly of PanamaLind Funeral Home Randall Craig “Randy” Swanson, 67 of WarrenDonald E Lewis Funeral Home November 22nd, 2019 Bruce R. McQuilkin,61 of JamestownHubert Funeral Home Georgia A. Ross, 84 of CorryBracken Funeral ... read more
    Published on 2019-12-02
  • Holiday Happenings at Ellington Library
    Get a head start on your holiday calendar by remembering to mark these fun and free events happening in December at the Ellington Farman Library! We’ll start off with a live Theater presentation “Ebenezer Scrooge- the Christmas Story” presented by Traveling Lantern Theater Productions. Bring your young children aged 4 ... read more
    Published on 2019-12-02

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