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JUDGMENTS FEBRUARY 1, 2018 Southern Chautauqua FCU, vs. Judy Smith, $7,197.96. LVNV Funding LLC, vs. Matthew Ribbing, $1,849.32. Merrick Bank Corp., vs. Melanie S. Livermore, $2,062.80. JUDGMENTS FEBRUARY 2, 2018 Northwest Bank, vs. Nicholas L. Usher, $18,498.16. Northwest Bank, ...

Former County Executive To Retire From State Position

Former Chautauqua County Executive Mark Thomas will retire this month from his position as state Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation western district director. He will be replaced by Mark V. Mistretta, who serves as capital facilities manager for the district. “Mark ...

SWCS To Host Lawn Social Tuesday

Music, artwork and food will be featured during the Southwestern Central School District’s annual Lawn Social set for Tuesday. Families are encouraged to attend and enjoy student performances and displays. Hot dogs, tacos in a bag, water and snacks will be sold in the High School cafeteria ...

1850’s Farm To Table Event Presented

The Busti Historical Society and the Fenton History Center are excited to present our Farm to Table Victorian Dinner for a second year. The dinner will be held on Thursday at 6 p.m. at the Busti Victorian Hall at 836 Mill Road in Busti. Robert Cross of 3 C’s Catering will be providing the ...

Social Emotional Learning Guidance To Be Released

New guidance and resources will soon be available for school districts to support implementation of social emotional learning benchmarks, policies and programs. The state Education Department presented the materials to the Board of Regents recently at its meeting in Albany. “The Board of ...

Wits ‘N Giggles To End Season

Wits ‘n Giggles Stand-Up Comedy will end its season at 7:30 p.m. Saturday with Cam Rowe and Tyrone Davis. Rowe is a stand-up comedian, reality TV personality and failed basketball star from Southfield, Mich. Rowe has been doing comedy for six years, and takes inspiration from his own life. ...

Allegheny Outdoor Club Celebrates 50 Years In The Great Outdoors

Today, in celebration of our 50th anniversary, the Allegheny Outdoor Club will hike the trail on PA State Game Lands 29. This will be an easy in-and-out hike of approximately four miles. Participants will meet at Musante Street in Warren. For more information call Jim Houghtling at (814) ...

Yorker Museum Open For Museum Day

The May meeting of the Sherman Historical Society was held recently at the home of Shelley Croscut. Work done by society officers and members during the winter months was reviewed and upcoming projects were discussed. Saturday is the Open Museum Day in the county and the Yorker Museum ...

Cub Pack Donates Food

Pack 115 of Jamestown picked up food items as well as personal necessity items recently. Scouts asked their neighbors to leave a bag on their front porches to be collected that morning and dropped off at the Conduit church on Newland Avenue to be sorted. All of the food was donated to ...

‘Beauty And The Beast’ Auditions To Be Held

SALAMANCA — The Cattaraugus County Living Arts Association will hold auditions for its production of “Beauty and the Beast,” to be performed in August at Salamanca’s Ray Evans Seneca Theater. Auditions for the show will be held from 2-8 p.m. Saturday, May 19, and Sunday, May 20, and ...

Erie Wine Country Announces ‘A Charming Weekend In Wine Country’

WESTFIELD — Lake Erie Wine Country is happy to announce their second annual “A Charming Weekend in Wine Country”, May 18-20. Participants receive a bracelet upon check in and then are able to taste wine at over 20 wineries and collect a charm for the bracelet at each winery visited during ...

Lakewood-Busti Police Installs Drop Box For Medication Disposal

LAKEWOOD — As part of Hope Chautauqua’s ongoing Take It To THE BOX campaign, a new location for the medication disposal drop boxes has been added at the Lakewood-Busti Police Department in Lakewood. This newly added drop box site will allow local residents to dispose safely of their unused, ...

Carlo Donates 300th Flag

Retired Korean War veteran Peter Carlo recently donated his 300th American flag to a community organization. The latest flag was donated to Meals on Wheels in Jamestown. Carlo arranged the donation of the flag, which flew over the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. Meals on Wheels accepted the ...

North Main Street Church Of God To Welcome Pastor

The North Main Street Church of God will be holding a revival on Wednesday through Friday, beginning at 6 p.m. each day. Rev. Silas Oliver Jr. will be the main speaker for the event. Pastor Silas Oliver Jr., was born June 21, 1946, in Sebring, Fla., to the late Elder and Mrs. Silas Oliver ...

North Harmony Seniors To Meet May 21

STOW — The North Harmony Senior Citizen members are famous for creating many edible dishes that they bring to serve at the monthly supper meeting. March was no exception in this pattern. It was decided at the February meeting that there would be a Dessert Sale for March. Never let it be ...

JPS Holds Art Show Reception

The Jamestown Public Schools will hold its annual district art show opening reception on Tuesday from 6-7 p.m. in the Jefferson Middle School gymnasium. With almost 300 works of art from kindergarten through 12th grade, the district’s talented artists will have the opportunity to showcase ...

Access Channel 5 Programming To Air

“Defenders of Freedom” shares the first hand experiences of WWII veterans in the Western NY and Northwestern PA areas. Hosted and filmed at the Jackson Center in Jamestown N.Y., the project is a collaborative effort between the Center, the United Veterans Council, Chautauqua County Office ...

Director Speaks To Valley Historical Society

SINCLAIRVILLE — Amanda Shepp, director for the library in Lily Dale, was the recent guest speaker at the Valley Historical Society. Shepp spoke about the materials that she is sorting and doing research with in the library. The library is open many hours during the week she said. Shepp ...

May Evening In The Garden Event Planned

Even though Spring came a little later than expected, there is still plenty of time to start a new garden bed or improve your garden from last season. Please join the Master Gardeners on Wednesday at 6 p.m. in the demonstration garden at the Frank Bratt Ag Center, 3542 Turner Rd., in Jamestown ...