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Local Families Seek Community’s Help With Lifesaving Research

LGS (Lennox-Gastaut Syndrome) is a childhood onset seizure disorder that is both rare and severe. There is no cure and often no known cause. This devastating disorder affects around 3 percent of the entire epilepsy community. LGS is characterized by difficult to control seizures and multiple ...

Terrific Kids For September Announced

Kiwanis Club of Jamestown officials recently released the club’s Terrific Kids for September. They are: ¯ Chloe Stewart, sixth grade at Jefferson Middle School and the daughter of Richard Stewart and Tiffany White. She enjoys doing the Yearbook Club and may play volleyball in seventh ...

Honduras Fundraiser Auction To Be Held Sunday

BEMUS POINT — The Honduras Mission Project will again hold the annual Honduras Auction and Chinese Auction from 6-8:30 p.m. Sunday at St. Timothy Lutheran Church, Route 430, Bemus Point. The public is welcome to attend. David Brown from Westfield is the auctioneer. Many businesses and ...

Historic Society Donation

John Paul Wolfe, left, Chautauqua County Historical Society board trustee and McClurg Museum Curator, accepts an $800 donation check from Patty Benton, Rotary Club of Westfield-Mayville Community Service chair. This Rotary Club’s gift will help to buy new tables for the Historical Society to ...

Sinclairville Library To Host Annual Open House

SINCLAIRVILLE — The Sinclairville Free Library Board of Trustees invites donors, patrons, volunteers and supporters to the library’s “Thank You” open house to be held on Thursday, Nov. 8, from 6-7 p.m. The Cassadaga Valley Central School Valley Minstrels will perform at 6 p.m., with ...

All About Art 4-H Club Meets, Shares Projects

SUGAR GROVE, Pa. — All About Art 4-H Club met on Thursday, Oct. 4, at Mission Covenant Church. The 21 members introduced themselves and shared art projects. Officers were elected: President — Katelyn Bennett, Vice President — Jonah Bennett, Secretary – Melissa Bennett, Treasurer — ...

Westfield Memorial Hospital Foundation Begins Campaign

WESTFIELD — The Westfield Memorial Hospital Foundation has begun its 2018 Annual Campaign with a goal of $295,000, according to Dr. Kathryn Bronstein, board president. “Along with the entire foundation board, I am pleased to say we reached last year’s RED Campaign fundraising goal,” ...

County Vegetarian Society To Meet

WESTFIELD — The Chautauqua County Vegetarian-Vegan Society will meet on Sunday, Nov. 11, at 1 p.m. at the YWCA, 58 S. Portage St. Meetings will be held Sunday afternoons during the fall and winter months as the daylight gets shorter. This month’s presenter will be Katherine Green, who ...

All About Allegheny

The public is invited to experience Allegheny National Forest Adventures at Audubon Community Nature Center’s next First Friday Lunch Bunch, Nov. 2, at 11 a.m. The photography of Piper Van Ord will take those attending on a photographic journey through the hidden and not-so-hidden treasures ...

3rd On 3rd Gallery Accepting Submissions For Exhibition

The 3rd On 3rd Gallery is accepting submissions for its annual “Over 100 Under 100” art exhibition. The show — which opens Nov. 10 — features more than 100 original works of art each priced under $100. Local and regional artists are encouraged to submit their art for ...

Pets Of The Week

The Chautauqua County Humane Society’s Pets of the Week are Shadow and General Sherman. Shadow is 4 years old and lives in the Cat Colony at the Chautauqua County Humane Society. She would love a home where she can play and watch birds out the window. General Sherman is a big boy who ...

Young Announces Funding For Domestic Violence Prevention

State Sen. Cathy Young, R-Olean, announced that she has secured $60,000 in the state budget to help domestic violence and sexual assault survivors in Chautauqua County. The funding supports Project Crossroads, a partnership between the Jamestown Police Department and Family Service of the ...

Jefferson Middle School Holds Fun Fest

Jefferson Middle School PTA, the Jefferson Family and Community Engagement team and the Jefferson Afterschool Advantage program recently combined efforts to welcome families to their school for their first Family Fall Fest. The groups came together this year to consolidate efforts and ...

New County Program Backs Families, Children

Hello, Friends. My name is Judy and I am here to introduce you to a program in Chautauqua County that is available to everyone regardless of age, income or disability. This program is called No Wrong Door /NY Connects. The entire idea of the No Wrong Door / NY Connects program is to allow ...

Ross Grange Sends Cards To Veterans

Cards were signed by Ross Grange members and sent to Veterans Hospitals in Erie and Buffalo as well as Walter Reed Hospital in Washington, D.C., in observance of Veterans Day. The annual Holiday Happenings craft show will be at the Falcon’s Nest Banquet Hall Saturday, Nov. 17, from 10 a.m. ...

Yeti Dash Makes Return Saturday

ELLERY — The Yeti Dash is making its return on Saturday, starting and finishing at the Ellery Town Park. Runners and walkers of any level are welcome. Net proceeds from the Yeti Dash will support the American Cancer Society and their mission to save lives, celebrate lives and lead the ...

Healthy Homes Receives Grant

IRVING — The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has awarded $996,441 in Healthy Homes Production grants to the Seneca Nation of Indians. The award is part of a $12,415,732 national award that included $564,313 for the New York State Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe. The funding will ...

Poland To Hold Hearing On Town Budget

POLAND — The 2019 budget was recently discussed by the Poland Town Board. Supervisor Kelly Snow then talked about the 2019 Town of Poland budget. She stated that she had completed her tentative budget and would send copies to board members. Workshops were set to fine-tune the budget and ...

Legal notices

WARRANTS MAY 16, 2018 NYS Dept. of Taxation and Finance vs. Badami Contract Services Inc., $170.75. NYS Dept. of Taxation and Finance vs. Nathaniel L. Barone, $1,893.91. NYS Dept. of Taxation and Finance vs. Lisa M. Bastiam, $1,756.31. NYS Dept. of Taxation and Finance vs. Katie M. ...

County Health Department To Host Final Rabies Clinic

The Chautauqua County Department of Health and Human Services Division of Public Health will hold its final rabies immunization clinic Saturday from 10 a.m. to noon at the Firemen Training Grounds, 240 Harrison St., between Foote Avenue and Winsor Street, Jamestown. The clinic is sponsored by ...