Business

Improv Show Set For The Tarmac

A family-friendly comedy improvisation workshop and performance will be hosted by Gary F. Mooney, The Jamestown Clown, at the Tarmac Cafe, located at 205 Cherry St., Wednesday. The ERIEsistable Clown Alley of Erie, Pa., will be featured in the workshop and performance. The improvisation ...

Monofrax Featured In National Magazine

FALCONER — Monofrax, LLC, a local manufacturer of fusion cast refractories, was featured as the cover story in the March issue of the American Ceramic Society Bulletin magazine. Monofrax’s fusion cast refractories are used as liners for the glass industry and have been used for nuclear ...

Spray Tech Finishing Purchases New Equipment

FALCONER — Spray Tech Finishing Inc. is a locally-owned business, founded in 1994 by David Dawson of Dawson Metal Company and Harold Andersen of Phoenix Metal Fabricating specializing in custom paint finishing and assembly (Dawson Metal currently has a majority ownership shared between Dawson ...

Lake View Names New Manager

The Lake View Cemetery Association board has promoted Hugh B. Golden to the position of general manager. The new position will combine the previous superintendent’s and business manager’s positions and duties. Golden has been employed by the cemetery since 2012, acting as the business ...

Arcade Chooses D’Angelo As GM

Todd D’Angelo has been named the general manager of Arcade Senior Services. Arcade Senior Services, formed by Tim, Todd and Tom D’Angelo, has been in operation since 2012. The initial analysis and all follow up appointments are provided at no charge to the client. Todd D’Angelo is ...

How To Manage, Engage Remote Workers

Working remotely is no longer a thing of the future. It is here and now in full effect. According to a recent study conducted by the Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM), nearly 50 percent of the American workforce do their jobs remotely at least some of the time. By 2020, it is ...

Brick City Locations Merge Into One

Brick City is known to Jamestown residents as many things: the only liquor store in the downtown area as well as a market and deli that offers uniquely themed and prepared subs and pizzas. This year, owner Andrew Anderson decided to merge his Brick City Spirits business, formerly of a Third ...

KeyBank Makes National Comedy Center Donation

KeyBank is donating $250,000 to the National Comedy Center in Jamestown. The grant is being made in partnership with the First Niagara Foundation. “The National Comedy Center will truly be a game changing attraction for Jamestown, the Southern Tier and all of Western New York,” said ...

Tech Incubator To Hold Vets Seminar

FREDONIA — On Wednesday, the Fredonia Technology Incubator will be hosting a veterans outreach workshop, “Boots to Business Reboot.” The two-step training program will allow guests to learn more about starting or growing a veteran-owned business. The workshop will focus on an ...

Family Dollar To Host Reopening

Family Dollar Stores Inc., a leading small format and convenience retailer, has announced plans for a renovated store’s grand reopening in Jamestown. “Family Dollar is proud to be a part of the Jamestown community and we’re excited to welcome existing and new customers to our newly ...

Helping Your Child’s Business

Amazon. Chipotle. GoPro. These household-name businesses were launched thanks to investments by the founders’ parents. But parents also have sunk plenty of money into their offsprings’ doomed enterprises, sometimes endangering their retirements and family relationships in the ...

Creative Revived Furniture Opens In Lakewood

LAKEWOOD — He rescues furniture pieces and revives them in a creative way. And David Schillace, owner of Creative Revived Furniture, at 155 E. Fairmount Ave., is fine with that. Schillace said that he is a painter and would fix and paint furniture as a side job, so he got the idea to open ...

Bemus Point Natives Renovate Golf Club, Tap House

BEMUS POINT — The Bemus Point Golf Club & Tap House recently had a ribbon cutting to celebrate its grand opening under new ownership. The Bemus Point Golf Club & Tap House, located at 72 Main St., is situated on 67 acres in the heart of Bemus Point. New owners Bryce and Rachel ...

How To Profit From Mistakes

Most of us have wasted money on ill-considered purchases or stuff we really couldn’t afford. As we get more financially savvy, that happens less often. But we can still profit from other people’s bad choices. People who prize the latest and greatest, for example, quickly need to upgrade ...

Bills Draft Pick To Visit Shults

LAKEWOOD — The Buffalo Bills’ Tremaine Edmunds is coming to Lakewood. Shults Auto Group company officials have announced that Shults Hyundai plans to host a grand opening event to celebrate opening their brand new, state-of-the-art dealership facility on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, ...

Reed To Host Workforce Summit

U.S. Rep. Tom Reed, R-Corning, will host a manufacturing summit on July 20. Manufacturers throughout the region are invited to a day of networking, seminars, workforce and business development opportunities. The day begins at 9 a.m. with a tour of Alstom, 1 Transit Drive, Hornell; and ...

Workforce Groups To Host Meeting

The Chautauqua Workforce Development Board and the Cattaraugus-Allegany Workforce Development Board will continue their discussion on growing the regional workforce to support the advanced manufacturing sector Wednesday at Jamestown Community College’s Manufacturing Technology Institute. ...

Jamestown Emporium Market Calls For More Vendors

JAMESTOWN — The Jamestown Emporium Market, a new indoor mall area, is set for a debut by the end of July at the former Marine Midland Bank building at 201 N. Main St. Featuring local artisans, the market is intended to be a showcase for startups and more vendors are being requested to fill ...

How To Own A Vacation Home

Many people are desperate to shed their timeshares. That provides bargains for timeshare enthusiasts like Angie and Mike McCaffery of Los Angeles. The retired couple has paid as little as 50 cents for “used” timeshares. They’ve parlayed their timeshare weeks at four mainland U.S. ...

Weeklong DFT Celebration Event

For 120 years, DFT Communications has been providing quality service for telephone, internet, security and IT customers around Chautauqua County, and beyond. February of this year marked the anniversary of when Arthur Maytum began offering telephone service to residents of the village of ...