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Elizabeth Cipolla

A Glimpse Into The Mind Of A Conversation Dominator

Since my earliest school memories, I’ve been told I talk too much. Whether I was in the classroom, at choir practice, on the ball field or in Sunday school, I remember being scolded. In fact, most of my elementary school years were spent with me being seated closely next to the teacher’s ...

Elizabeth Cipolla

Face The Fear Of Speaking In Public

If you become panicked at the thought of giving a speech or talking in front of a group, you’re not alone. In fact, you’re perfectly normal. Speaking in public tops the list of biggest fears faced by adults. However, most people find themselves in the uncomfortable position of having to ...

Wegmans has been named to the 2017 Fortune 100 Best Companies To Work For List for the 20th consecutive year.
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Wegmans Named 100 Best To Work For

Wegmans has been named to the 2017 Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For list, this year ranking No. 2, according to global research and consulting firm Great Place to Work and Fortune. This year marks the 20th anniversary of the Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For list. Wegmans is one ...

An established Jamestown businessman is adding more services to his business for area residents in need of assistance with moving. Robert E. Reedy II and wife, Debra, recently opened Elite Kreations Incorporated. Trade names under the business include Elite Movers, RER Enterprises and Elite Landscaping. The Reedys also operate Elite Kreations Auto Detailing and U-Haul  of Jamestown, which are located at 731 E. Second St. in the city.
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Jamestown Entrepreneur Opens New Businesses

An established Jamestown businessman is adding more services to his business for area residents in need of assistance with moving. Robert E. Reedy II and wife, Debra, recently opened Elite Kreations Incorporated. Trade names under the business include Elite Movers, RER Enterprises and Elite ...

Hillside Metal and Supply, located at 3005 Route 76 in Sherman, is a new business providing the area with metal roofing and siding services, as well as hardware needs.
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Sherman Welcomes Hillside Metal And Supply

A new business has opened in Sherman, providing the area with metal roofing and siding services, as well as hardware needs. The Hillside Metal and Supply, located at 3005 Route 76 in Sherman, opened in 2016. The hardware shop opened on Dec. 10, 2016, while the business has been roll forming ...

Randolph Auto Supply, located at 18 Jamestown St. in Randolph. The store celebrated its 40th anniversary in October 2016. 
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Randolph Auto Supply 40 Years Strong

Howard Walters has been working with cars since he was a teenager, and has no plans of stopping now. Walters owns Randolph Auto Supply in Randolph, which offers genuine customer service, auto parts and automotive paint. The shop has done so for more than 40 years, which the community has ...

New digital sign being installed on the exterior of the Northwest Arena, located at 319 W. Third St.
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New Digital Sign Installed At Northwest Arena

Have you driven down Third Street lately? If so, you might notice a new digital sign on the exterior of the Northwest Arena. The sign installation is part of Northwest Bank’s commitment to the arena’s rebranding as the Northwest Arena, which kicked off last year with new signage ...

Truck-Lite Reveals Road Ready Systems

FALCONER — Truck-Lite Co. LLC, a worldwide leader in heavy-duty lighting and visibility systems, has announced their debut into the telematics market with the Road Ready trailer monitoring and communication system — the most complete trailer telematics solution in the industry. Unveiled at ...

Balancing Career With Family Duties

Everywhere you look, there are articles and books being written about the generational workplace shakeup that has been taking place in recent years due to the introduction of Millenials and Generation Z into the workforce amidst Baby Boomers and Generation X. However, there is another ...

M&T Bank Plans To Close Pair Of Area Branches

M&T Bank plans to close two area branches in June, the Buffalo News reported Wednesday. The Buffalo-based bank, which owns 12 in Chautauqua and Cattaraugus counties, has asked the state Department of Financial Services permission to close the branches, one located at 23 Main St. in Bemus ...

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Don’t Let Your Ego Take You On A One Way Trip

You did it. You were given that coveted seat in the C suite. There is no doubt that the impressive title and hefty six figure salary along with the big bonus and variable compensation package is great. However, the innate power that comes with an executive position has begun to intoxicate you, ...

Established in 1957, Ahlstrom Schaeffer Electric Corporation has been committed to providing the best possible electric services throughout the Jamestown area for 60 years.
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Ahlstrom Schaeffer Turns 60 This Year

For six decades, Ahlstrom Schaeffer Electric Corporation has been committed to providing the best possible electric services in various capacities throughout the Jamestown area. This year, the locally owned company will recognize its 60th anniversary of providing steady, reliable service to a ...

From left, Erie 2-Chautauqua-Cattaraugus BOCES Health Services students Mackenzie Maines (Brocton), Courtney Cassatt (Cassadaga) and Paige Errington (Lake Shore) meet with E.J. Hayes, Cassadaga Job Corps admissions counselor, to explore their options after they complete their program.
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Boces Students Look Toward Their Future

There are more than 3.5 million registered nurses and licensed practical nurses in the United States, and it is a career field that is rapidly growing. According to the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics, growth for registered nurses is projected at 19 percent, significantly higher than ...

Dorian’s Salon in Jamestown is celebrating 70 years. Pictured are the stylists and employees who work at the salon, located at 308 Main St. in the city. 
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Dorian’s Salon Celebrating 70 Years

It’s 70 years and counting for Dorian’s Salon in Jamestown. The salon first opened on Nov. 17, 1947, as Sam Paladino returned to Jamestown after three-and-a-half years with Merrill’s Marauders in China, Burma and India during World War II. When he returned home from the war at the ...

Family Health Medical Services has announced they will be moving from their Prather Avenue location to 103 Allen St. effective Monday. 
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Family Health Medical Announces New Location

Family Health Medical Services, a leading provider of family medicine in Chautauqua County, has announced they will be moving from their Prather Avenue location to 103 Allen St. effective Monday. ‘‘Our new, larger office, which is conveniently located across from WCA Hospital on the ...

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Lakeside Veterinary Opens Fairmount Location

From left, state Assemblyman Andy Goodell; Dr. Pat Farrell, Lakeside Veterinary Medicine co-owner; Chautauqua County Legislator Lisa Vanstrom; Patrick McLaughlin, Ellicott supervisor; Lee Harkness, Jamestown Area Railway Heritage Center; Dr. Brooke Harkness, Lakeside Veterinary Medicine ...

The White Carrot, a fine-dining, farm-to-table restaurant located on Chautauqua Stedman Road in Mayville, has reopened its doors. 
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White Carrot Reopens In Mayville

MAYVILLE — An experiential, locally-focused restaurant has reopened its doors and is inviting the public indulge in a taste-bud excursion. Brian Kiendl, owner of The White Carrot in Mayville, said the restaurant was closed for a brief break beginning on Jan. 1, but recently threw open the ...

Members of the employee of the month team at G.A. Family Services congratulate Maceo Wofford on being selected as the G.A. Family Services 2016 Employee of the Year. From left, Timothy McMullen, interim director of education; Kimberly Breneman; Liz Lobb; Maceo Wofford; Donna Ciancio; Betsy Woleen; and Karl Wiggins; vice president of G.A. Family Services.
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G.A. Family Services Names Employee Of The Year

Shortly after being selected for induction into the Chautauqua Sports Hall of Fame, Maceo Wofford’s work peers selected him for another honor at the end of 2016 — G.A. Family Services Employee of the Year. The announcement was made at their annual employee of the month luncheon in ...

Dr. Matthew Steele

Brookside Welcomes Associate Chiropractor

Dr. Lynn Pownall and Dr. Tamsin Pope of Brookside Professional Center, located in Brooklyn Square, are pleased to welcome new associate chiropractor, Dr. Matthew Steele, to the office. ‘‘Since a young age, I have always been interested in the human body, its functions and its role in ...

Dr. Vivien 
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Family Health Welcomes New Staff

Family Health Medical Services is pleased to welcome Dr. Vivien Redeye and Kate Wiggers, certified physician’s assistant, to their family medicine practice. Redeye earned her Bachelor’s of Science degree from Daemen College and attended the State University of New York at Buffalo ...