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Evening Fire Destroys Barn

Local News

A barn was destroyed in a fire Saturday afternoon. Crews were called to the blaze at 7211 Beech Hill Road around 5:35 p.m. Firefighters from Dewittville, Hartfield, Brocton, Cassadaga, Ellery Center and Stockton provided assistance. Chautauqua County Emergency Services also responded.

Historic Significance

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Later this year, Jamestown will be the focus of the first two episodes of season 11 of “Salvage Dawgs.” Earlier this month, segments of the television show were filmed of the Virginia-based business Black Dog Salvage executing the architectural salvage operation of the former Moose ...

Cannabidiol And Chill

Business

As the cannabidiol market continues to grow, Jamestown Family Video has introduced its line of CBD products to customers this month. Kristen Prentiss, associate district manager at Family Video, told The Post-Journal that CBD products they carry include zero THC content in the natural water, ...

Benefit To Help Frewsburg Family’s Newborn Son

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FREWSBURG — Iggy Cusimano is the joyful six-month-old son of Anthony and Jasmine Cusimano. He is younger brother to Domenic, Zinnia and Iris. He smiles and giggles a lot and is the light of this young family’s lives. And when Iggy was diagnosed with a heart defect, hearing loss and ...

Officials Call For Removal Of Lead

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More than 80 percent of the houses in Jamestown are contaminated with lead paint. That is according to Natalie Whiteman of the Chautauqua County Health and Human Services Department who discussed lead poisoning with the Jamestown Health Care Action Team Thursday. She said the incident rate ...

Kessel Construction Earns Award At Meeting

Business

BRADFORD, Pa. — Kessel Construction is honored to have received several prestigious awards during Butler Manufacturing's annual sales meeting held in Marco Island, Fla. Kessel, who is currently celebrating 85 years of building excellence, has been an authorized Butler Builder for more than 70 ...

Children’s Safety Village Hosts Easter Carnival Event

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ASHVILLE — Despite the gloomy weather, many people attended The Children’s Safety Village Easter Carnival Saturday. The safety village, located on Route 394, originally began in 1996. Since the opening of the Educational and Storage Facility in Fall, 2010, there have been over 26,000 ...

Infinity Vocal Teacher Sings For Celebrity Judges

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In 2018, Dunkirk resident and Infinity Visual and Performing Arts vocal coach Dylan Carlson serenaded the likes of Katy Perry, Luke Bryan and Lionel Richie during the celebrity auditions of the 17th season of “American Idol.” “It’s not because you don’t have it; it’s just that ...

Truck-Lite Co. Acquires LED Lighting Supplier

Business

FALCONER — Truck-Lite Co., a worldwide leader in heavy-duty and off-road lighting, telematics, engine protection, safety and visibility systems, has announced the acquisition of Lumitec, a premier supplier of LED lighting for the marine industry. "Lumitec's reputation speaks for itself as ...

City Native Writes WWII Magazine Cover Story

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Jamestown native Phil Zimmer wrote this month’s cover story on the dramatic capture of U-505 for “America in WWII” magazine. The extensive feature details how the U.S. Navy forced the German submarine to the surface off the west coast of Africa and then managed to board and capture the ...

Trump’s Legal Team Takes Victory Lap

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WASHINGTON (AP) — First they cooperated. Then they stonewalled. Their television interviews were scattershot and ridiculed, their client mercurial and unreliable. But President Donald Trump’s legal team, through a combination of bluster, legal precedent and shifting tactics, managed to ...

April Is Financial Literacy Month

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Financial literacy is defined as possessing the financial expertise needed to make healthy financial choices. April marks financial literacy month, and whether you're money-savvy or looking to learn more, this month can be used as a springboard to get involved and take action. "Financial ...

Officials Asking Legislature For Herbicide Consultant Funds

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MAYVILLE — With the use of herbicides to be used for a second consecutive year in Chautauqua Lake, members of the Chautauqua County Legislature learned Thursday that a third-party, independent monitor will need to be hired. During the legislature Audit and Control Committee meeting, Erin ...

Travel Rewards Myths That Could Cost You

Business

Twenty-four years ago, I knew so little about travel rewards that I took an around-the-world trip without signing up for a single frequent traveler program. Those lost points and miles still haunt me. Fast forward to last summer, when our family stayed two nights at a luxury hotel in Venice, ...

Zonta Welcomes A New Member

Community

At a recent meeting of the Jamestown chapter of Zonta International, Amanda Grey Chase was welcomed as our newest member. Her aunt, Cheryl Grey, invited her to a meeting to see if she would be interested in joining. “Membership in Zonta is somewhat of a family legacy for Amanda as her ...

Saulsgiver Celebrates 99th Birthday

Community

Emogene Saulsgiver recently had a very special day at Orchard Grove Assisted Living at the Woodlands by Heritage in West Ellicott when she celebrated her 99th birthday surrounded by family, friends and staff. A resident since September 2017, Emogene was delighted with her celebration, ...

Boys And Girls Club Week Celebrated

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The Winifred Crawford Dibert Boys and Girls Club celebrated National Boys and Girls Club Week with special activities throughout the club. Some of the activities included: a paper airplane contest, teen basketball banquet, Hair Day, musical chairs, poster making, Minute-To-Win-It challenges, ...

Pair Named Carroll Lodge Students Of March

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Bradley Nelson and Veronica Nowak have been named the Carroll Lodge Students of the Month for March. The students are from Frewsburg Central School. Representing the Carroll Lodge is Matt Walrod, the current Master of the Lodge.

Falconer Announces Honor, Merit Rolls

Community

FALCONER — Falconer Central School officials recently announced the school’s honor and merit rolls for the third quarter of the 2018-19 school year. They are: HONOR ROLL Sixth Grade: Isabella Anderson, Ryleigh Anderson, Nathan Bailey, Lucas Barron, Channing Brainard, Brayden Brown, ...

‘100 Days Of Birds’ Opens On Monday

Community

Hannah Burnworth’s art show “100 Days of Birds” will open Monday at the 3rd on 3rd Gallery. The show is free and open to the public. It will run through May 25. “100 Days of Birds” exhibits a selection of Burnworth’s art. Over 100 consecutive days, she created a different bird ...