• Chautauqua County Ethics Board to Meet on July 27
    The Chautauqua County Ethics Board will be holding a meeting on Monday, July 27, 2020 at 4 p.m. in Room 331 of the Gerace Office Building, 3 N. Erie St. in Mayville, N.Y. Current members of the board are Susan Dilks, John Lloyd, David Rowe, Rose Sebouhian, and Mary Kay ... read more
    Published on 2020-07-22
  • Five Answers about CWD
    Steve SorensenContribiting WriterI’m probably not the only outdoor writer who is reading everything he can about Chronic Wasting Disease, and I’m reading literature beyond the world of whitetail deer. As I’ve studied the issue I’ve come up with several questions. Some questions have answers. 1. Is CWD a unique ... read more
    Published on 2020-07-22
  • Camber Corner: Week of 7-20-2020
    Responsible Behavior will Keep Businesses Open With a recent surge in confirmed COVID-19 cases in the United States, it’s a good time for a reminder that how we all behave in this ongoing pandemic plays a dramatic role in how our local businesses can continue to operate. Wearing a mask ... read more
    Published on 2020-07-22
  • Partial Closure of Riverwalk Due to Construction
    The Jamestown Parks, Recreation & Conservation Department announces that starting Wednesday, July 15th, part of the Riverwalk with be temporarily closed for construction work. The closure will affect both the north and south sides of the Riverwalk from North Main Street to Panzarella island. Public Works Director Jeff Lehman stated, ... read more
    Published on 2020-07-22
  • The Role of Technology in Agriculture
    Modern industry is driven by technology. Advancements in technology have changed how business is conducted, with some industries undergoing dramatic changes since the dawn of the 21st century. While agriculture might not be the first industry people think of when reflecting on the changing nature of industry, The National Institute ... read more
    Published on 2020-07-22
  • Chamber Corner: Week of 7-20-2020 (Chamber Golf Tournament)
    Save the Date: Chamber Golf Tournament While numerous events have been canceled this summer, we are proud to be able to bring you the 2020 Chamber of Commerce Annual Golf Tournament, August 27. This great event will once again be held at the beautiful Peek’n Peak Resort in Clymer, with ... read more
    Published on 2020-07-22
  • How to Reduce Food Waste
    Perhaps nothing can spoil an appetite more than a crisper drawer full of fresh vegetables that have taken a turn for the worse. Spoiled food is not just unsafe to eat, but it is also very costly. The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation and the U.S. Department of Agriculture ... read more
    Published on 2020-07-22
  • State Announces Re-Opening Guidelines for Adult Care Facilities, Local Organizations Begin Re-Opening Plans
    Four months after the state shut down all visitation to adult care facilities across New York State in response to the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, highly anticipated guidelines for re-opening visitation were finally released late last Friday, July 10. Two area senior care communities, Lutheran Jamestown and Heritage Ministries, spent ... read more
    Published on 2020-07-22
  • JCC Student-Athletes Named To NJCAA Academic All-Region Team
    The National Junior College Athletic Association Region III has recognized 31 Jamestown Community College student-athletes as Academic All-Region selections. All honorees had to have at least a 3.5 GPA and a minimum of 24 credit hours during the 2019-20 academic school year. Honorees included: Men’s soccer: Jesse Da Costa of ... read more
    Published on 2020-07-22
  • Chautauqua Mall Announces Reopening
    Chautauqua Mall to reopen on July 16 Chautauqua Mall plans to reopen on Thursday, July 16with hours of Monday – Saturday 11:00 am – 7:00 pm and Sunday 11:00 – 6:00pm. Planned reopening dates for individual tenants may vary, so guests are encouraged to call ahead and to follow along ... read more
    Published on 2020-07-22
  • Understanding Algal Blooms
    CLA Collaborates with Organizations in Support of Healthy Aquatic Environment A healthy lake is a happy lake. The CLA has been collaborating with multiple organizations throughout the years to provide a natural response to unwanted vegetation, in-lake maintenance, and the removal and clearing of shoreline debris which clogs navigation. The ... read more
    Published on 2020-07-22
  • Remembering Brooklyn Square: Govenor Reuben E. Fenton
    While America was celebrating its birthday on July 4, 1819, George Washington Fenton and his wife Elsey Owens Fenton were celebrating the birth of their fifth son, Reuben Eaton Fenton, a name well established in the history of Jamestown and New York State. Reuben, whose father was a farmer and ... read more
    Published on 2020-07-22
  • Dairy Cattle Heat Stress Webinar Planned for July 21st and 22nd, 2020 in English and Spanish
    Cornell Cooperative Extension Specialists Discuss Key Considerations for Caring for Cattle in the Heat with this Free Online Learning Opportunity Cornell Cooperative Extension’s Southwest and Northwest New York Dairy, Livestock, and Field Crops Programs, with Cornell PRO-DAIRY, would like to invite dairy producers and employees across the state to join ... read more
    Published on 2020-07-20
  • Faith Matters: Obeying the L-Word
    If there is a single word I find myself saying to my children more than any other, it’s got to be the “L-word.” You know the one: “Listen.” I wish it were love, but if I’m honest, Listen tends to flow off of my tongue just a bit more frequently. ... read more
    Published on 2020-07-20
  • In Loving Memory: Week of 7-20-2020
    July 6 Thomas F. Fleming, 65, of SaylorsburgDonald E Lewis Funeral Home Brandon James Holland, 23, of JamestownHubert Funeral Home July 7 Glenn E. Bloss, Jr., 81, of FalconerFalconer Funeral Home Liane H. Bryant, 59, of JamestownLind Funeral Home Lloyd L. “Butch” Irwin, 81, of WarrenPeterson-Blick Funeral Home Ruth C. ... read more
    Published on 2020-07-20
  • Right from the horse’s mouth…
    Contributing Editor Walt PickutDo you really expect to hear something from a horse? That old saying is supposed to mean you heard the whole truth, the no-fooling, real and total truth. But I’ve never heard a horse tell it to me at all. Have you? Then how about Mr. ... read more
    Published on 2020-07-20
  • A Statement from Jamestown Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Kevin Whitaker:
    Given today’s climate and the important issues revolving around equity, it is vital that our community knows that we hear their concerns regarding the JHS logo, imagery and name. The voicing of these concerns creates an opportunity for JPS to hear, and work to understand, all points of view on ... read more
    Published on 2020-07-20
  • Local Farmers Find Silver Lining During Tough Times
    Numerous industries and small businesses have been devastated from the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. Many companies have had to rebrand or reimagine their entire processes to stay afloat during these difficult times. Locally we have seen the impacts of a lighter tourist season compared to previous summers. Our lives ... read more
    Published on 2020-07-20
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