Business

Chautauqua Mall Adds Retailers

LAKEWOOD — Chautauqua Mall announced that Spirit Halloween will join the center’s lineup of tenants. The Halloween specialty retailer will offer decorations, accessories and costumes for all ages. Spirit Halloween will occupy 20,000 square feet in the former Bon-Ton ...

Professional Growth

Moran’s Floor Store isn’t just about selling customers carpet, tile and wood flooring. It has provided an assortment of furniture as well, and as of this summer, Moran’s Furniture Showroom is open next door to provide more space so that customers can browse a variety of beds, couches, ...

Evergreen Health Expands Southern Tier Services

To meet the healthcare needs of people in the Southern Tier, Evergreen Health opened a new location at 320 Prather Ave. in Jamestown. The building will be the central hub for specialty care services in the region, including HIV care, Hepatitis C care, STI testing and PrEP services. Evergreen ...

Wegmans First US Aira-Enabled Supermarket Chain

Aira is pleased to announce that Wegmans Food Markets is the first Aira-enabled supermarket chain in the United States. As the first partner in the Aira Supermarket Network, all Wegmans stores are now Aira Access Locations, giving any member of the blind and low-vision community free access ...

TRC Adds To Counseling Staff

The Resource Center has added Barbara Billings to its counseling staff. Billings is a mental health clinician working in TRC’s counseling and psychiatric services office at 880 E. Second St. She holds master degrees in psychology and clinical mental health counseling from Walden ...

Jr. Achievement Hires Coordinator

Junior Achievement of WNY Inc. has hired Rebecca Johnson to the part-time position of program coordinator for Chautauqua County. Johnson is a graduate of the State University at Fredonia with a bachelor of arts in psychology. Currently, Cathy Moots is the district area manager for Junior ...

U.S. Employers Add 201K Jobs

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hiring picked up in August as U.S. employers added a strong 201,000 jobs, a sign of confidence that consumers and businesses will keep spending despite the Trump administration’s conflicts with U.S. trading partners. The Labor Department says the unemployment rate ...

Good Vibrations

Reflexology by Kathleen is now offering a new way to relax in the form of sound and vibrations. Kathleen Lombardo, owner of Reflexology by Kathleen at Fifth and Pine streets in the Medical Arts Building in Jamestown, is now introducing Tranquil Vibrational Sound Therapy by Kathleen to what ...

Dawson Doors Installed On Liberty Museum

A conceptual rendering of the future Statue of Liberty Museum on Ellis Island in New York City. Dawson Metal/Dawson Doors is supplying the two main entrance doors to the museum, one on either side of a revolving door unit. The entrances are Dawson’s Ultra-narrow stile manual and auto-operated ...

TRC CEO Named To Power List

Denise Jones, The Resource Center’s chief executive officer, is ranked 15th on Buffalo Business First magazine’s 2018 list of the 125 most powerful women in Western New York. It is the fourth consecutive year Jones has been ranked in the top 50 on the annual list of the most powerful ...

From The Ashes

CHERRY CREEK — From ashes, the Cockaigne Resort is set to soon reopen after being rebuilt and reborn. In 2011, a fire that could reportedly be seen from 5 miles away burned the original lodge at what was then known as the Cockaigne Ski Resort. Now, almost seven years later, a 10,000 ...

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 ...