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Love Elementary Kindergarteners Create Nursery Rhyme Projects With Families

Love Elementary School kindergartners recently created a project with their families as part of a nursery rhyme unit for listening and learning. The unit introduces students to nursery rhymes and fables such as, “Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star,” “Humpty Dumpty,” and “Hickory, ...

NCCS Rescue Dog Of The Week

The Northern Chautauqua Canine Rescue Dog of the Week is Misty Dawn, a red ticked coonhound who loves to run and play. She will require a lot of exercise. October is Adopt A Shelter Dog Month, and open hours at the shelter are 1 to 3 p.m. Monday through Saturday. On Saturday, the shelter will ...

CASAC Receives $2K Award

The Chautauqua Alcohol and Substance Abuse Council was recently awarded $2,000 by the Chautauqua Region Community Foundation to create an online Prevention Works Video Library available at www.casacweb.org. There are six short videos that provide tools and techniques on the following topics: ...

Chautauqua Community Holds Food Drive

CHAUTAUQUA — The Chautauqua Post Office and the Chautauqua Community held a food collection drive at Chautauqua Institution during the 2017 summer season and into the fall benefiting the Mayville Food Pantry. More than 100 bags of non-perishable food was collected. The donations helped ...

Children’s Concert Series Opens Saturday

The Children’s Concert Series will open the 12th season of Musical Journeys, a community outreach project of the State University at Fredonia School of Music, with half-hour performances by the Fredonia Baroque Trio. Concerts, which are designed for very young children and free and open to ...

DMV, DEC Remind Drivers To Be Aware Of Deer

The state Department of Motor Vehicles and Department of Environmental Conservation are reminding drivers to be aware that deer become more active and are more likely to enter public roads in the fall months. Two-thirds of all collisions between deer and vehicles occur during October, ...

Meals On Wheels Of Cassadaga Plans Dinner

The Sinclairville 76ers, the Meals on Wheels program of the Cassadaga Valley area, is planning a chicken and biscuits dinner at the Sinclairville Fire Hall dining room on Sunday from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tickets may be purchased ahead of time for $7 for adults and $4 for children at the ...

Local Fire Departments Slated For $500,000 In Funding

State Sen. Catharine Young, R-Olean, has secured $500,000 in funding to help volunteer and professional fire departments in Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua and Livingston counties acquire or upgrade lifesaving emergency apparatus, firefighter safety gear and other equipment. “Our ...

Annual Book Sale Thursday

The Friends of the Warren Library’s annual book sale will be held from 10 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Friday with a buy one, get one free sale, and 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday with a $1 a bag sale. The sale has a new corner for vintage and collectible books this year. The ...

TRC Creations Art Program Works Now On Display

LAKEWOOD — Works made by artists with intellectual and developmental disabilities in The Resource Center’s Creations Art Program are on display this month at two exhibits. RydersCup Coffee, located at 28 Chautauqua Avenue in Lakewood, is exhibiting a number of paintings made by Creations ...

Reg Lenna 2017-18 Season Begins Friday

The Reg Lenna Center for The Arts will kick off its 2017-18 season on Friday at 7 p.m. when Billboard-charting crossover band Black Violin performs as part of its Classical Boom Tour. Prior to the concert the Reg is hosting a block party in front of its entrance on Third Street between 4 and ...

Disney On Ice Presents Reach For The Stars

ERIE, Pa. — Take adventure to new heights as Mickey, Minnie and your friends from around the Disney Kingdom come together when Disney On Ice presents Reach For The Stars comes to Erie from Dec. 7-10 for six performances at Erie Insurance Arena. Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Donald Duck and ...

CASAC Partners With YWCA To Discuss Digital Age

The Chautauqua Alcohol and Substance Abuse Council has partnered with the YWCA to offer a free educational session for community members on current information regarding the digital age. The session is entitled “Teen Relationships in the Digital Age” and will be held from 9:30-11 a.m. ...

Community Orchestra To Perform Fall Concert

Joe DiCarlo, Dave Lloret and Nancy Larson, french horns, practice for upcoming concert. The Jamestown Area Community Orchestra will perform their fall concert, Sunday at 4 p.m. Selections will include “Rosamunde Overture” by Schubert, “Procession of the Sardar” by Ippolitiv-Ivanov, ...

Poland Seniors To Meet Wednesday

The Town of Poland Seniors will meet Wednesday at noon at the Kennedy Fire Hall for a pot luck luncheon. Bring a dish to pass and your own table service. An item for the auction and a non-perishable item for the Kennedy Food Pantry would be appreciated. The decorating committee will be Dee and ...

Thule Lodge Moves To Winter Schedule

BEMUS POINT — The Thule Lodge,, 4123 Pancake Hill, has moved its monthly meeting dates and time to its winter schedule. Tom Eckberg, lodge chairman, announced that until the spring, meetings will be on the third Saturday at 2 p.m. During this time of the year, daylight hours are limited ...

Mayville Senior Citizens Hold October Meeting

About 40 Seniors met at the VFW on Oct. 5. Dianne Goodrich asked for a moment of silence in memory of Ruth Patterson and Maxine Francis. The secretary and treasurer reports were read. Goodwill Chairperson, Mary Carlson, listed October birthdays and anniversaries. She also sent several cards. ...

Experience ‘Red Carpet’ Movie, Support UCAN City Mission

The UCAN City Mission is hosting a red carpet screening of “Same Kind of Different As Me” on Wednesday two days before its national release. The PG-13 film will be shown at 7 p.m. at Lakewood Cinema 8. It tells the true story of international art dealer Ron Hall, who must befriend a ...

Chautauqua County Republican Committee To Hold Open House

The Chautauqua County Republican Committee will be holding open houses at their Jamestown and Fredonia campaign headquarters in October to give the public the opportunity to meet candidates running for office. On Wednesday, beginning at 5 p.m. an open house will be held at the Jamestown ...