Community

CWC To Host North Harmony Preserve Hike June 22

The Chautauqua Watershed Conservancy will host a tour of the David and Margaret Naetzker Preserve in North Harmony at 11 a.m. on Friday, June 22. Jonathan Townsend, conservancy lands manager, will lead the tour of the relatively new preserve while identifying edible and medicinal plants that ...

Technology, Manufacturing Expo Set For June 19

WHERE INNOVATION MEETS CREATION The Manufacturers Association of the Southern Tier is proud to continue to partner with Allen Industrial Sales to present the Technology and Manufacturing Expo, which will be held June 19 at Allen Industrial Sales, 35 Anderson Avenue, Falconer. The event will ...

Motorcycle Poker Run Geared Up For Saturday

A motorcycle poker run will be held starting at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 16, at the Harley-Davidson showroom in Falconer to help raise money for the Jamestown Jackals to compete in the North American Basketball League national championship tournament in San Antonio, in August. Saturday, Aug. ...

Audubon Center To Hold Bird Banding Demonstrations

Bird banding is an established technique used to discover details about the behaviors of birds. Ornithologists will be working at Audubon Community Nature Center on Saturdays, June 16 and 23. Those interested can drop in any time between 6 a.m. and noon to learn how bird banding is conducted ...

Workers Compensation Board Announces Proposed Changes

The state Workers’ Compensation Board has released a proposed increase in medical reimbursement to providers who treat workers’ compensation patients. The new, proposed medical fee schedule includes an overall fee increase for all provider types, as well as additional increases for ...

YMCA To Offer Waterfront Lifeguarding Class Friday

The Jamestown YMCA will be offering an American Red Cross waterfront lifeguarding class from 5-9 p.m. Friday, June 15, and Saturdays and Sundays, June 16-17 and June 23-24, from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. each day. Students must attend all classes. It is the only class before summer. All ...

Spinal Health Workshop Set For Thursday

Your Aging Spine: Focus on Prevention will be held from 5:30-6:30 p.m. Thursday in the Riverwalk Center, 15 S. Main St., Jamestown, hosted by Chautauqua Physical and Occupational Therapy. Dr. Michael Geraci Jr., medical director and owner of Geraci Spine and Sports Medicine from ...

JBC President’s, Dean’s List Recipients Announced

Jamestown Business College officials recently released the college’s President’s and Dean’s lists for the spring 2018 semester. Students on the President’s Lists are recognized for having a 3.90 or better grade point average while students on the Dean’s list are recognized for ...

Lake Erie, Chautauqua Lake Rallies To Be Held Saturday

Summer is fast approaching and everyone wants to be on the water. Residents and visitors can learn more about Chautauqua County’s aquatic resources by attending the Lake Erie and Chautauqua Lake rallies. “We are so fortunate to have Lake Erie and Chautauqua Lake here in Chautauqua ...

Cattaraugus County Museum To Host ‘Family Day’

MACHIAS — The Cattaraugus County Museum and Research Library will host its third annual “Family Day at the Museum” from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. The event, which will take place during New York State’s spring Path Through History Weekend, will provide programming for the entire ...

Church News

Seventh Day Adventist Seventh Day Adventist 130 McDaniel Ave. Jamestown Zachariah Musselman, Pastor Worship: Saturday, 9:30 a.m. SALVATION ARMY The Salvation Army 83 S. Main St., Jamestown Temple Corps Captains John and Kimberly Merchant 11 a.m. Sunday School, 9:45 ...

Urban Planning Event Set For Wednesday

The Jamestown Renaissance Corporation will host another event next week to garner input on an Urban Design Plan for the city. The public is invited to attend an evening presentation Wednesday from 5:30-7 p.m. The presentation will be held at Venue 31, 31 N. Main St., Jamestown. Food will be ...

‘A Quiet Place’ To Show At Reg Lenna Wednesday

The modern thriller “A Quiet Place” shows Wednesday at 7 p.m. at the Reg Lenna Center for The Arts. Admission to the film is $5. In the modern horror thriller “A Quiet Place,” a family of four must navigate their lives in silence after mysterious creatures that hunt by sound ...

Events For Order Of The Eastern Star Announced

Monday, June 4, RW Mary Prue, district deputy grand matron, was honored at Silver Chapter No. 288, Silver Creek, for her special visit with the “Cardinal Degree.” Katrina Hughes, matron, welcomed her and the other grand officers and members in attendance. RW John Oleszewski, patron and ...

Tickets On Sale For Bark N’ Brew Fundraiser Event

Tickets are now available for the ninth annual Bark N’ Brew charity fundraiser to benefit the Chautauqua County Humane Society. The event will be held Tuesday from 5:30-8:30 p.m. at the Southern Tier Brewing Company. The fundraiser provides a limited number of ticketed attendees with ...

Warren VA Clinic Open House Set For Wednesday

WARREN, Pa. — All veterans and their families are invited to the Warren VA Clinic Open House on Wednesday, June 13 from 2-4:30 pm, located at the Warren VA Clinic at 3 Farm Colony Drive in Warren, Pa. VA health care experts will be on-site to provide tours of the clinic and to help connect ...

Annual Drinking Water Contest To Be Held Today

MAYVILLE — Who will earn the title of Best Tasting Drinking Water in Chautauqua County for 2018? This will be decided on Saturday at the Chautauqua Mall when drinking water from municipal water systems across the county will compete for the title. This year’s participants include the ...

‘Be Kind’ 5K Race In Memory Of Billquist Scheduled Saturday

FALCONER — For six months, family, friends and co-workers of Rosemary Billquist have planned the Be Kind 5K to celebrate the life and memory of “Rosie” Saturday in Falconer Park. The event was created to celebrate Rosie’s innate kindness and create a lasting memory of her work at ...

State Police Begin Annual Speed Week Enforcement Initiative

The New York State Police said it will conduct a week-long enforcement initiative to crack down on speeding and aggressive drivers across the state. The “Speed Week” campaign began Thursday and runs through June 13. “Our top priority, as with all traffic enforcement, is safety,” said ...

What Is The Cost Of Black And White Thinking?

Managing our thoughts means having a balance between simple good/bad distinctions and more nuanced awareness of life’s complexity. Black and white thinking — focused on simplifying and judging — can be harmful when it is overused. Black and white thinking is simplifying things to the ...