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Scarlet Ole Hatters Donate Stuffed Animals To Jamestown Police Department

The Scarlet Ole Hatters are a group of mischievously jolly senior women that meet once a month and go out for lunch. Several times a year they like to participate in an activity that benefits their community. Past projects include visiting and entertaining at area nursing homes, volunteering at ...

Shults To Provide Transportation For Santa

Shults Auto Group is the official transportation of Santa Claus at the Winter Games Christmas Parade and Holiday Celebration scheduled for Friday in Jamestown. Shults will provide transportation for Santa Claus through the holiday parade to City Hall. “Every year families in this ...

Safety Village To Host Breakfast With Santa

ASHVILLE — The Chautauqua Children’s Safety Education Village is hosting its second annual Breakfast with Santa from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday at the village, 2695 Route 394, Ashville, next to the BOCES Hewes Center. The event includes a hot pancake breakfast, old-fashioned horse drawn ...

Family Volunteer Day Set For Saturday

The Audubon Community Nature Center has an opportunity for children and adults in their lives to give back to the community during the holiday season. From 10-11:30 a.m. Saturday children ages 2-15 and adults are invited to Family Volunteer Day. Volunteers can choose from a variety of ...

Randolph Holiday Arts And Crafts Show Is Saturday

RANDOLPH — The 6th Annual Randolph Holiday Arts and Crafts Show will be held Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Randolph Central School campus. Each year, participation in vendors and shoppers has continued to grow with a record turn out last year, and it’s even bigger this year. ...

Mayville Seniors Have Thanksgiving Meal Prepared By Dewittville Church

MAYVILLE — The Mayville Senior Citizens will meet Dec. 7. The group’s last meeting was held Nov. 4 at the Mayville VFW, where a Thanksgiving feast was prepared by the Dewittville Christian Missionary Alliance Church. Dianne Goodrich read two funny stories and then a poem entitled ...

Grant Assists Bemus Point Library

Thanks to a grant from M&T Charitable Foundation, the Bemus Point Library transformed the Bemus Point Pre-School and the Bemus Point Toddler Time into a Thanksgiving Celebration. Following the reading of the book “Thanks for Thanksgiving” by Julie Markes, the children made their own ...

Blue Star Mothers Christmas Care Package Item Fundraiser Ends Wednesday

Lake Erie New York Chapter 4 of the Blue Star Mothers of America is collecting items and cards and letters to send to troops serving overseas. This is the 10th consecutive Christmas that the organization is sending care packages. The cost to send each box is $17.85, bringing the cost of ...

Pets Of The Week

The Chautauqua County Humane Society’s Pets of the Week are all 12 of the shelter’s FIV-positive kitties. All of the cats are very sweet and are looking for that family that will give them a chance. They should either be an only cat or with other FIV-positive cats. They will all need to be ...

Meals On Wheels Hot Chocolate Fundraiser Set For Friday

Those attending Friday’s Downtown Jamestown Christmas Parade and Holiday Celebration will be able to warm up with a cup of hot chocolate from Meals on Wheels of the Jamestown Area. Paradegoers can pay $1 for a 10-ounce cup of hot chocolate, said Barrie Yochim, executive director of ...

Southwestern Names Students Of The Month

Southwestern Middle School officials recently released the school’s Students of the Month for October. They are: Cole Johnson, sixth grade and the son of Seth and Kirsten Johnson of Jamestown. Cole’s favorite subjects are science, social studies and gym. He plays on the Southwestern ...

T-Bone Accident Sends One To Hospital

STOCKTON — Two vehicles collided in a T-bone accident on Route 380 in the town of Stockton Sunday around noon. The operator of the vehicle that was struck was sent to Brooks Memorial Hospital with minor injuries, according to Stockton Fire Chief Dave Lessinger. The Stockton and Cassadaga fire ...

Learn About Timber Rattlesnakes At Audubon’s First Friday

The public can learn more about the Pennsylvania timber rattlesnake at Audubon Community Nature Center’s First Friday Lunch Bunch on Friday at 11 a.m. Presenter Rick Rupprecht spent his career as a math teacher at Jamestown Community College, but he has spent his entire life enjoying the ...

North Harmony Seniors Enjoy Thanksgiving Dinner

Forty-seven members of the Harmony Senior Citizens enjoyed a delicious Thanksgiving Dinner at the Panama Diner for their Nov. 2 meeting. President Beverly Smith welcomed everyone and Lois King, Chaplain, gave a reading, led the flag salute and offered the dinner prayer. Birthdays were ...

Audubon’s Giving Tree Now Open For Visitation

The Giving Tree is welcoming visitors to the Audubon Community Nature Center lobby and provide an opportunity to give a gift to Audubon. Those interested can take a tag from the tree to select a gift that can be given. The list of gift possibilities will also be at Giving Tree on the Programs ...

World Juniors Hockey Returns To Jamestown

The return of the World Juniors Exhibition Games to Jamestown this coming month is a tremendous accomplishment. The Northwest Arena is to be congratulated for this tremendous event! This will be the first time that the World Juniors have returned to Jamestown since 2010, when they played ...

Hog Project Memorial Scholarship Established

David Morrison and Fred Johnson believed in 4-H and the lessons it provided youth in Chautauqua County. One of the nation’s largest youth organizations, the Chautauqua County chapter, boasts roughly 500 active members between the ages of 5-19 who, along with adult volunteers, participate in ...

Kiwanis Club Announces Terrific Kids For September, October

The Kiwanis Club of Jamestown announced Terrific Kids for the months of September and October. In September were Bella Lisciandro, who is in the fifth grade at Jefferson Middle School. Her favorite school subject is technology. She enjoys baking, art, swimming, softball and math. Bella ...

Jamestown Cycle Shop Hosts Youth Business Tour

When the Jamestown Cycle Shop gives a tour, usually the participants just get the routine business information and are told about the different departments along with equipment and customer demand. But this time they went the extra mile to show kids not only how the business works, but to ...

Jamestown PTA Honors Board Of Education, Donates Books

The Jamestown City Council PTA honored the Jamestown Public Schools Board of Education at their last meeting by donating a book in each member’s name to a Jamestown school library for National School Board Recognition Week and the Thanksgiving holiday. The Jamestown Board of Education ...