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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

Incubator Hosting Workshop

Taxes for small business will be the focus of the next presentation in the Entrepreneurial Workshop Series at the Fredonia Technology Incubator, 214 Central Ave., Dunkirk, Thursday, Feb. 23, from 9:30 a.m. to noon. Kathleen Richardson, an outreach specialist at the state Department of ...

Lakeland Equipment, Z&M Announce Merger

Lakeland Equipment and Z&M Ag and Turf, Western New York’s two John Deere dealers, announced Feb. 1 a new partnership with Argonne Capital Group. The two dealer groups will merge their assets into a new company called LandPro Equipment, LLC that is backed by Argonne and existing ...

Urban Spin in Lakewood provides people of all abilities with a fun environment for a cardio workout. The indoor cycling facility is run by business partners Calin Preiss, Melanie Berg and Joe Walsh. They also run Forge Health and Performance in Lakewood. 
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Urban Spin Opens In Lakewood

LAKEWOOD — A new indoor cycling studio is bringing an experience unlike any other to people of all abilities. Urban Spin opened its doors to the public in January at 110 Mall Blvd. in Lakewood across from Chautauqua Mall. With 15 stationary bikes and LED lights in sync to music, Urban ...

Co-owners of Lakeside Veterinary Medicine, Brooke Imus Harkness and Patrick S. Farrell, are ready to show off their new facility on Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. The new facility is located at 976 Fairmount Ave. 
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New Veterinary Hospital Opens On Fairmount Avenue

Another option for wellness and medical care for furry friends will soon be available in Jamestown, thanks to Lakeside Veterinary Medicine. Brooke Imus Harkness and Patrick S. Farrell, Lakeside Veterinary Medicine co-owners, are proud to announce the grand opening of the facility on Wednesday ...

From left, Carole Lukacz, design specialist; and Jill and Tom Messenger, owners of Garden of Eden Florist, located at 432 Fairmount Ave. Garden of Eden, located at 432 Fairmount Ave., is celebrating 40 years in business this year.  
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Garden of Eden Marks 40th Anniversary

For 40 years, husband and wife, Tom and Jill Messenger, have made flowers an artful and indispensable addition to life’s most unforgettable moments. As owners of Garden of Eden Florist, located at 432 Fairmount Ave., the Messengers have become a familiar sight in town, with a throng of ...

Jamestown Roofing Fund Benefits St. Susan Center

Jamestown Roofing Inc., a commercial and industrial roofing company, has been part of the local landscape since 1892. After World War II, Sam and Ann Dominick moved to Jamestown from Erie, Pa., and purchased the company to continue a family-owned business tradition. Following Sam’s death, ...

State Releases December 2016 Unemployment Rates

The state Department of Labor has released preliminary local area unemployment rates for December 2016. Rates are calculated using methods prescribed by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. The state’s area unemployment rates rely in part on the results of the current population survey, ...

M&T Bank Starts Small Business Outlook Survey

More than 40 percent of small businesses plan to hire additional workers or increase the hours of their current workforce in the next six months, according to survey findings from M&T Bank’s newly created Business Economic Outlook Survey. When asked about their own operations, 41 ...

Fifties Grill & Dairy has a new second location at 156 Fairmount Ave. in Lakewood. The 50s-style restaurant features quality food and quick service. Fifties Grill & Dairy in Lakewood also features a drive-thru. 
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Fifties Grill, Dairy Opens Lakewood Location

LAKEWOOD — Quality food, quick service and a 50s feel has made its way to Lakewood. Last month, Fifties Grill & Dairy opened its second location at 156 Fairmount Ave., formerly home to Dairy Queen. The family-owned business started under Steve and Mike Jones, brothers and business ...

A conceptual rendering of the new Ed Shults Ford Lincoln, located at 2257 Washington St., where a ribbon cutting ceremony will take place at 4 p.m. Friday for the new state-of-the-art dealership facility.
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Shults Ford Lincoln To Open Redesigned Dealership

Shults Auto Group company officials announce that Ed Shults Ford Lincoln, located at 2257 Washington St., plans to officially open their brand new, state-of-the-art dealership facility with a ribbon cutting ceremony at 4 p.m. Friday. Local contractors and officials are invited to attend. The ...

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Board Of Realtors 2017 Officers & Directors

The 2017 Officers of the Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Board of Realtors Inc. were installed during a dinner held at the Seneca Allegany Resort & Hotel. The 2017 board officers and directors, from left, are Dennis Pezzimenti, president; Bobbie Thompson, vice president; Kelly Patrone, ...

Jamestown native Mary Glance has been named executive director of human resources at Middlesex Community College in Massachusetts. 
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Jamestown Native Named HR Director In Massachusetts

BEDFORD, Mass. — Jamestown native Mary Glance has been named executive director of human resources at Middlesex Community College, one of the largest community colleges in Massachusetts. ‘‘We are delighted that Mary Glance will be joining the Middlesex team,’’ said James Mabry, ...

Real Estate Foundation Created

Kenneth M. Franasiak, Calamar chairman and chief executive officer, is pleased to announce the creation of the Calamar Foundation. Calamar is a full service real estate organization comprised of construction, development, property management, asset management and finance and investment ...

Attorneys of the Fessenden, Laumer and DeAngelo law firm congratulate Gregory Yaw on his retirement. Yaw recently retired and sold his practice to Fessenden, Laumer and DeAngelo. From left are Yaw; Charles DeAngelo; Mary Schiller; Galena Duba-Weaver; and Daniel Gullotti.
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Yaw Law Practice Merges With Local Firm

Clients of the Gregory R. Yaw law firm were recently given an opportunity to take their legal needs to another reputable and long-running Jamestown law firm. Yaw, who had maintained an established practice in several areas of expertise in Jamestown for 40 years, decided last year that it was ...

Buffalo native and Sherman resident Liag Zeppetello will hold the grand opening of her shop — Imaginal Realm, Art and Gifts of the Earth Experience — on Wednesday, from noon-7 p.m., at 141 Chautauqua Ave. The shop offers an eclectic and unusual blend of abstract art, hand-crafted ceramics, journals, jewelry, wood sculptures and more.
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Lakewood Business Grand Opening Wednesday

The world is distracted, according to Buffalo native and Sherman resident Liag Zeppetello. Instead of appreciating the intelligence and harmony of the natural world, she said, people are so quick to fixate on themselves; indeed, drown in the maelstrom of a consumer and materialistic ...

Doors Open Saturday In Jamestown

Jamestown Up Close has announced this year’s Doors Open Jamestown event is scheduled for Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at locations across the city. Doors Open Jamestown features free admission to greater Jamestown area attractions, raffle prizes at each location, restaurant specials and ...