• Be Part of Audubon Roadside Cleanup Saturday, October 1
    Article Contributed by Audubon Community Nature Center Join in with Audubon Community Nature Center (ACNC) and volunteer at the Autumn Roadside Cleanup. This year’s annual event is Saturday, October 1, 2022, 8:30 a.m. to noon. Meet at the Nature Center to get started. Volunteers will collect trash along Route 62 ... read more
    Published on 2022-09-28
  • Five Join SUNY Jamestown Community College Faculty
    Article Contributed by SUNY Jamestown Community College SUNY Jamestown Community College welcomes five new full-time faculty members for the 2022-23 academic year. Jonathan Blair joins the faculty as an instructor of information technology on the Jamestown Campus. Blair has a master’s degree in computer information technology from Regis University and ... read more
    Published on 2022-09-28
  • Jamestown BPU Announces Water Main Flushing Dates
    Article Contributed by Jamestown Board of Public Utilities The Jamestown Board of Public Utilities (BPU) Water Division announces dates for 2022 fall flushing of water lines in BPU territory. The traditional flushing of the entire Village of Falconer will begin at 8 p.m. Saturday, October 1, and continue overnight into ... read more
    Published on 2022-09-28
  • Audubon Announces 2022 Community Choice Nature Photo Contest Winners
    Article Contributed by Audubon Community Nature Center The Audubon Community Nature Center (ACNC) 2022 Nature Photography Contest Community Choice Adult winner is Pat Frantz Cercone of Bradford, Pa., whose “Four Course Dinner” was in the Fauna category. The Youth winner, entered in the category of Landscapes/Waterscapes, is “Namibian Shadows” by ... read more
    Published on 2022-09-28
  • Chautauqua County Humane Society Offers Reduced Kitten Adoption Fees
    Article Contributed by Chautauqua County Humane Society 13 kittens went home during the Chautauqua County Humane Society’s Kitten Pawp-Up Adoption event. CCHS Senior Programs Director Brian Papalia said, “We were so impressed by the response this past Saturday and have so many kittens coming into CCHS through our Foster Program ... read more
    Published on 2022-09-27
  • County Executive Declares September Chautauqua Book Club Month
    Rotary Club of Jamestown Highlights Area Book Clubs in Support of Literacy, Understanding and Fellowship Article Contributed by Rotary Club of Jamestown Book clubs in neighborhoods, libraries and bookstores are alive, well, and thriving in Chautauqua County. September is the official International Rotary Club Literacy Month around the world and ... read more
    Published on 2022-09-27
  • Mayville Village Candidates’ Town Hall with Mayoral & Trustee Candidates
    Article Contributed by Village of Mayville A Mayville Village candidates’ public forum, moderated by WRFA’s Jason Sample, will be held Wednesday, September 28 at 6:30 pm. The event will be at the Carlson Center in Lakeside Park with mayoral candidates Jean Lobaugh and Richard Syper, along with trustee candidates Bill ... read more
    Published on 2022-09-27
  • Rotary Hears Crown Street Roasting Owners
    Article Contributed by Rotary Club of Jamestown Rotarian Dan Heitzenrater introduced Michael and Sarah Bigney, owners of Crown Street Roasting Company, at a recent meeting of the Rotary Club of Jamestown. Crown Street Roasting Company opened its doors in 2017 by this industrious couple. Michael was born and raised in ... read more
    Published on 2022-09-27
  • Bright by Text: Text Messaging Partnership Supports At-Home Learning and Access to Community Resources for Families with Young Children
    Article Contributed by Strong Start Chautauqua Because we understand parenting can be challenging and kids don’t come with instructions, Strong Starts Chautauqua is here to help—one text at a time. Today, Strong Starts Chautauqua proudly announced it has teamed up with Bright by Text, a national texting program for parents ... read more
    Published on 2022-09-27
  • Chamber Corner – September 26, 2022
    Article Contributed by Daniel J. Heitzenrater President and CEO of the Chautauqua County Chamber of Commerce It’s Prime Time for the Business of Farming in Chautauqua County It’s harvest time, and in Chautauqua County that means you can literally smell the grapes from the vineyards as you drive along Route ... read more
    Published on 2022-09-26
  • Teacher
    Contributing Writer Pastor Shawn Hannon Hope Lutheran Church, Arcade, NY For most families I suppose there is that three-word phrase uttered when parents part ways with their children, “I love you.” But for the Hannons two words sufficed. “Be good,” my parents would say just about any time they dropped ... read more
    Published on 2022-09-26
  • L.E.A.F. Workshops are Back and in Full Swing
    CCE-Chautauqua Announces Upcoming L.E.A.F. (Learn. Empower. Achieve. Farm.) Workshops Contributing Writer Cornell Cooperative Extension Cornell Cooperative Extension of Chautauqua County’s Agriculture Program will offer 2 workshops this week as part of their 2022 Fall L.E.A.F. (Learn. Empower. Achieve. Farm.) Workshop Series. On Wednesday, September 21st the workshop is “So, You ... read more
    Published on 2022-09-26
  • Don’t Oversimplify Alsheimer’s Rut Predictions
    Contributing Writer Steve Sorensen “Rut.” It’s a three-letter word about life and death. For deer, it means life at its frenzied fullest. For hunters, it’s a prime opportunity to kill a buck. We think of the rut as a brief period when bucks become careless in frantic hope of intimacy ... read more
    Published on 2022-09-26
  • Living Your Best Life After 50
    Contributing Writer Joni Blackman When we reach 50 years of age we have something invaluable, experience. We have been through many experiences, good and bad, easy and hard. At 50 years old one also begins to evaluate where you are in your life’s journey. What’s next? What do you want ... read more
    Published on 2022-09-26
  • Euphemisms (usually) lie!
    Contributing Editor Walter W. Pickut Euphemism: A nice way to say something unpleasant. And “unpleasant” is a euphemism for offensive, too blunt, vulgar—you know, for something “nasty.” After all, you do know what I mean when I say, “Your dog ‘did his business’ on my lawn today—again!” I just won’t ... read more
    Published on 2022-09-26
  • Around Town – September 26, 2022
    Published on 2022-09-26
  • Living 50 Plus Trivia
    The post Living 50 Plus Trivia appeared first on Jamestown Gazette. ... read more
    Published on 2022-09-26
  • Read This Week’s Issue – September 26, 2022
    Published on 2022-09-26
  • John Felton Inducted into Rotary Club of Jamestown
    Article Contributed by Rotary Club of Jamestown John Healy, President of the Rotary Club of Jamestown, inducted John Felton, CEO of the Southern Chautauqua Federal Credit Union (SCFCU), into membership at a recent meeting. Rotary International is the largest service organization in the world with more than 1.4 million members ... read more
    Published on 2022-09-22
  • Betty White Collection Donated to National Comedy Center Archives
    Article Contributed by National Comedy Center As the 37th anniversary of The Golden Girls television debut is marked today, the National Comedy Center, the United States’ official cultural institution dedicated to the art form of comedy, announced that it has received rare artifacts, wardrobe and awards from the estate of ... read more
    Published on 2022-09-21
  • Community Members, Caregivers, and Aging Professionals!
    Article Contributed by Alzheimer’s Association WNY & Chautauqua County Office of Aging Services No individual or family should navigate the challenges of Alzheimer’s disease alone. Please join us for a Alzheimer’s and Dementia Community Forum. These free forums provide an opportunity for discussion; to bring together community members affected by ... read more
    Published on 2022-09-21
  • Rotary Hears Chadakoin Activation Plans from Gebbie Executive
    Article Contributed by Rotary Club of Jamestown Greg Edwards, CEO of the Gebbie Foundation since 2013 brought the members of the Rotary Club of Jamestown up to date on plans for the Chadakoin River Development. The success of the City’s first urban design plan has prompted a new plan, Urban ... read more
    Published on 2022-09-20
  • Author Timber Hawkeye at MHA Tuesday, September 27
    Article Contributed by Mental Health Association of Chautauqua County Staff and volunteers at the Mental Health Association in Chautauqua County (MHA) are excited to be welcoming best-selling author Timber Hawkeye to their Jamestown center on Tuesday, September 27, 7 – 8:30 p.m. The host of the “Buddhist Boot Camp” ... read more
    Published on 2022-09-20
  • Order Your Audubon Birdseed by Friday, September 30
    Article Contributed by Audubon 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 Friday, September 30, for Audubon Community Nature Center’s (ACNC) Fall Birdseed Sale, your opportunity to save and support Audubon at the ... read more
    Published on 2022-09-19
  • School Days: Walks to Remember
    Contributing Writer Joan V. Cusimano Lindquist September in the city brought the anticipation of a new school year. Labor Day signaled the end of summer but also the beginning of our “labors” as we gathered new pencil boxes, pens, pencils, large pink erasers, 3-ring notebooks, and assignment pads—all of ... read more
    Published on 2022-09-19
  • Joy-Full
    Contributing Writer Rev. Dr. Scott D. Hannon St. John Lutheran Church, Amherst, NY I have a tendency to dwell on criticism and shrug off positive comments. Instead of remembering my achievements, my mind likes to replay moments when I made a mistake. I give more attention to the one “thorn ... read more
    Published on 2022-09-19
  • Busti Historical Society to hold 48th Apple Festival Sept. 25
    Contributing Writer Joni Blackman The Busti Apple Festival will once again fill the Busti Historical Society’s 1850 campus on Sunday, September 25 from 11 PM to 5 PM. The festival will feature family friendly activities, many area vendors and fall favorites. The traditional event is held rain or shine. “We ... read more
    Published on 2022-09-19
  • Industries of the Future Arrive in Jamestown
    Contributing Writer Walt Pickut The future is coming, and it’s labeled: Built in Western New York. Jamestown—a city deeply grounded in manufacturing—will be Ground Zero for this new industrial boom beginning with Retool ’22 – A Climate Tech Conference for Manufacturers slated for October 17 through 19, 2022 at Jamestown’s ... read more
    Published on 2022-09-19
  • Buggy Whips!
    Contributing Editor Walter W. Pickut Markets come and markets go. Consider the poor buggy whip. Unfair competition from troublemakers like Henry Ford drove buggy whip manufacturers—and all their hard-working employees—out of business. Today, you’ll have to contact an Amish artisan if you really need one. Unfair competition, however, is not ... read more
    Published on 2022-09-19
  • Go Green Trivia
    The post Go Green Trivia appeared first on Jamestown Gazette. ... read more
    Published on 2022-09-19

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