Community

Zonta Welcomes A New Member

At a recent meeting of the Jamestown chapter of Zonta International, Amanda Grey Chase was welcomed as our newest member. Her aunt, Cheryl Grey, invited her to a meeting to see if she would be interested in joining. “Membership in Zonta is somewhat of a family legacy for Amanda as her ...

Saulsgiver Celebrates 99th Birthday

Emogene Saulsgiver recently had a very special day at Orchard Grove Assisted Living at the Woodlands by Heritage in West Ellicott when she celebrated her 99th birthday surrounded by family, friends and staff. A resident since September 2017, Emogene was delighted with her celebration, ...

Boys And Girls Club Week Celebrated

The Winifred Crawford Dibert Boys and Girls Club celebrated National Boys and Girls Club Week with special activities throughout the club. Some of the activities included: a paper airplane contest, teen basketball banquet, Hair Day, musical chairs, poster making, Minute-To-Win-It challenges, ...

Pair Named Carroll Lodge Students Of March

Bradley Nelson and Veronica Nowak have been named the Carroll Lodge Students of the Month for March. The students are from Frewsburg Central School. Representing the Carroll Lodge is Matt Walrod, the current Master of the Lodge.

Falconer Announces Honor, Merit Rolls

FALCONER — Falconer Central School officials recently announced the school’s honor and merit rolls for the third quarter of the 2018-19 school year. They are: HONOR ROLL Sixth Grade: Isabella Anderson, Ryleigh Anderson, Nathan Bailey, Lucas Barron, Channing Brainard, Brayden Brown, ...

‘100 Days Of Birds’ Opens On Monday

Hannah Burnworth’s art show “100 Days of Birds” will open Monday at the 3rd on 3rd Gallery. The show is free and open to the public. It will run through May 25. “100 Days of Birds” exhibits a selection of Burnworth’s art. Over 100 consecutive days, she created a different bird ...

Bethel Baptist Announces Students Of Third Quarter

Chelsey Ghirsig is a first grade student. She is the daughter of Bob and Susan Ghirsig of Bemus Point. Her favorite subject is art. She enjoys dance and playing tennis. She also enjoys playing outside and boating. Mykala Arndt is in sixth grade. She is the daughter of Ericka and Nick ...

Robert H Jackson Center Received Grant

The Robert H. Jackson Center has received its third competitive grant award from the M&T Charitable Foundation. The award is in support of the Jackson Center’s Young Readers program scheduled for May 17. The program uses literature to engage local young people with their world by ...

Sherman Announces Honor, Merit Rolls

Sherman Central School recently announced its honor and merit rolls for the third quarter. Students are listed below. HONOR ROLL 12th grade: Josephine Allen, Kourtney Ames, Tyler Ames, Jassmin Bivins, Gabrielle Carris, Gwen Chase, Richard Cooper, Abigail Ferreira, Rowan Fisher, Austin ...

Clymer Central School Releases Honor, Merit Rolls

CLYMER — Clymer Central School recently announced its high honor, honor and merit roll lists for the third marking period of the 2018-19 school year. Students are listed below. HIGH HONOR ROLL 12th grade: Nicholas Bayer, Lucas Beckerink, Taylor Beckwith, Tori Beckwith, Erin Brumagin, ...

SWCS Middle School Announces Honor, Merit Rolls

Southwestern Middle School officials recently announced the school’s honor and merit rolls for the third quarter of the 2018-19 school year. Students are listed here: HONOR ROLL Eighth Grade: Spencer Bell, Griffin Bogdanowicz, Breauna Bull, Kiara Calkins, Ryan Camp, Muazam Chaudhry, Lydia ...

State Agencies Pay $787M In Overtime; 18.1M Hours

Overtime pay in 2018 at state agencies was at the highest level within the past decade, rising to $787 million, according to a report by state Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli. Overtime hours also rose, with 18.1 million hours worked. “New York state’s overtime pay has seen significant ...

JHS Students Chosen As Delegates At Institute

Jamestown High School students Tiffany Kilburn and Gabriella Rosario were chosen as student delegates for the Angelo Del Toro Puerto Rican/Hispanic Youth Leadership Institute. Tiffany and Gabriella, along with their adviser, Norma DeJoy, Jamestown High School English teacher, participated in ...

JHS Hosts Community Blood Drive

Jamestown High School student Gillian Mead shows a thumbs-up while giving blood at the school’s recent Blood Drive for the Community Blood Bank. The JHS Honor Society ran the drive with senior Sarah Pillittieri chairing the event. Jamestown High School school donated 64 units of blood, an ...

‘Patterson After Dark’ Set May 4

WESTFIELD — Patterson Library’s Spring Fundraiser “Patterson After Dark” featuring intriguing cocktails, wistful wines, craft beer, playful appetizers and a Viennese table that will knock your socks off will be held on Saturday, May 4, from 6-9 p.m. at the Patterson Library. This new ...

State To Start Data Privacy Survey

The state Division of Consumer Protection is starting a data privacy consumer survey to give New Yorkers the opportunity to weigh in on data privacy issues and inform policymaking. The initiative follows and is in conjunction with Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s call in February for the state ...

CASAC Poster Contest Winners Announced

“The Choices You Make Are What Make You” was the theme for Chautauqua Alcohol & Substance Abuse Council’s Alcohol Awareness Month poster contest. There were nearly 200 entries from students in third through 12th grades for the contest. As students designed their posters with this ...

Super Dog Saturday Held April 13

Chautauqua County 4-H Dog Project held Super Dog Saturday on April 13 at the Frank Bratt Ag Center. This annual event is a day devoted to learning more about the unique talents of dogs and to have some fun too. At Super Dog Saturday 4-H youth were able to sign up for their show number for ...

Mayville Easter Egg Hunt Held

The Mayville Fire Department held its annual Easter egg hunt recently at Lakeside Park in Mayville. With support of the community the department gave away six bicycles with helmets, board games, chocolate rabbits and more, as well as 7,000 filled eggs scattered throughout the park. The Easter ...

Kiwanis Club To Hold Annual Flower Sale

The Jamestown Kiwanis Club will hold its annual flower sale on Saturday, May 18, from 10 a.m. to noon in the Community Bank/Big Lots parking lot behind the Salvation Army on South Main Street in Jamestown. There are several colors of geraniums available, as well as mixed colors of ...