Business

New Shults Dealership Hosts Ribbon Cutting

LAKEWOOD — Shults Auto Group company officials held an official ribbon cutting ceremony July 13. The new facility features a spacious showroom, customer service lounge, dual drive-in service lanes and indoor delivery area. “As we celebrate the opening of our newest facility, it’s ...

TitanX Appoints Names New CEO

On Nov. 1, Thomas Andersson starts as chief executive officer of TitanX Engine Cooling. He succeeds Stefan Nordstrom, who leaves the company at his own request. Thomas Andersson is currently head of group operations at Consolis, a leading precast concrete solution provider in Europe. ...

IDA Selects New Business Manager

Following an expansive outreach and interview process, the County of Chautauqua Industrial Development Agency has announce Linda Burns has joined their team to be the new business development manager that was vacated when Lawrie Taylor retired. Burns, who started on Aug. 20, will provide ...

Chautauqua Hydroseeding Getting Ahead Of Concussions

LAKEWOOD — The Lakewood based lawn care company Chautauqua Hydroseeding LLC recently introduced a new service offering local school districts the opportunity to test the hardness of football fields and other related athletic fields to potentially prevent risk of concussion. Bob Lucas, ...

Dollar Tree Hosts Grand Opening

From left, Nomary Rohena, Dollar Tree assistant manager; Ron Filighera, Dollar Tree district manager; Sam Teresi, Jamestown mayor; Jamie Ormsby, Washington Street and Foote Avenue Dollar Tree manager; Susan Rowley, Sen. Cathy Young representative; Essence Foust, Dollar Tree associate; and ...

Northwest Reports Net Income Loss

Northwest Bancshares Inc. is reporting a 15.1 percent decrease in second quarter net income for 2018 when compared to last year, though the news for all of 2018 is still good. Northwest officials announced 2018 second quarter net income of $26.3 million, or 25 cents per diluted share. It is ...

AJ Texas Hots Reaches 50th Anniversary Milestone

Business is all in the family for Sam Colera, owner of AJ Texas Hots on Foote Avenue in Jamestown. The hot dog eatery has been open for 50 years, an anniversary that will be celebrated Tuesday with discounts and giveaways. To commemorate the 50th anniversary, the trademark Texas hot dogs ...

Truck-Lite Announces New Executive Administrators

FALCONER — Truck-Lite Co. LLC, a worldwide leader in heavy-duty lighting, telematics, engine protection, safety and visibility systems, has announced three executive promotions and the addition of one new position within its organization — Mark Bara, to executive vice president of sales and ...

Tire Notification System Hailed

FALCONER — Truck-Lite Co. LLC recently received a real-life example of just how the SmartBridge Integrator benefits fleets that use the Road Ready trailer telematics system. Launched at the TMC annual meeting in March, the SmartBridge Integrator uses proprietary technology to integrate ...

DoubleTree Partners With Coffee House

The DoubleTree Hotel by Hilton recently partnered with Crown Street Roasting Company making the coffee company its sole coffee provider. As for the inspiration behind the deal, Brandon Wade, general manager of the DoubleTree by Hilton, said his business will only thrive if other local ...

Shults Subaru Makes LLS Blanket Donation

Ed Shults Subaru and The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society announced a third year of collaboration to provide much needed support and “warmth” to patients fighting cancer and their families at UPMC Chautauqua Cancer Treatment Center. During Subaru Loves to Care month, LLS and Ed Shults ...

Holiday Valley Snowsports Director Earns Honor

ELLICOTTVILLE — Every year, Ski Area Management Magazine names 10 resort employees under the age of 30 who are enthusiastic about and committed to leading the industry into the future. “The industry is facing several challenges: an aging guest and leadership demographic, static skier ...

Heritage Hires New Director

Melissa Trusler has been named the director of development at Heritage Ministries. Trusler has served in various roles growing with Heritage over the past 14 years. She has served as a senior housing counselor for the past three years with Heritage, assisting area seniors in assisted and ...

Happy Tails Kennel Is Closing

PANAMA — Happy Tails Boarding Kennel owner, Larry Ostrander, is retiring and closing the business Aug. 10. The Ostranders would like to thank their many customers that shared their four-legged families with the business for more than 20 years.

Jamestown Native Advances Career

Jamestown High School graduate Jeff Cotter has been named the new senior vice president, general counsel and corporate secretary for the Deluxe Corporation of Shoreview, Minn. Lee Schram, Deluxe Corporation chief executive officer, made the announcement in June. Cotter brings more than 20 years ...

Mayville Hardware Continues Successful Operation

MAYVILLE — Mayville Hardware may have briefly closed shop back in November, but after eight months under the fresh ownership of Craig and Sherry Stewart, owners of Sea, Land and Air, also known as Stewart’s Contracting, it continues its success through the summer months. The business ...

Unemployment Rate Decreases In Chautauqua County

The unemployment rate in Chautauqua County has decreased .7 percent during the last year. On Tuesday, the state Labor Department released preliminary local area unemployment rates for June. The county’s unemployment rate went from 5.7 percent in June 2017 to 5 percent last month. The ...

National Grid Awards Economic Development Grant

DUNKIRK — National Grid has approved an economic development grant to 320 Roberts Road Freezer LLC, which is redeveloping a vacant, contaminated industrial site that will be home to a new, state-of-the-art refrigerated warehouse. National Grid will provide up to $300,000 to cover costs ...

Nonprofit Leader Essentials

Throughout the United States there are well over one million registered nonprofit and charitable organizations. Each of these organizations vary by their cause, size, budget, location and outreach. However, they share one key similarity: their reliance upon a strong board of directors to ...

Women’s Care Center To Open

WARREN, Pa. — Women’s Care Center of Warren has opened its doors at 60 Hatch Run Road, Suite 2, to offer Warren County residents free and confidential, life-affirming pregnancy services including counseling, education, material assistance, and medical screening and referral resources. The ...