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6 PM: Boutique Air Outlines Plan For Service At Jamestown Airport

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Boutique Air is betting that quality of service, not destination, is the reason other airlines have failed in the Chautauqua County Airport in Jamestown. The company's Essential Air Service application to the federal Transportation Department would have Jamestown flights connecting to the ...

CASAC Presents Life Skills Training To Lincoln Students

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Leslie Bianco, Chautauqua Alcohol and Substance Abuse Council prevention educator, presented the Elementary Life Skills Training to Lincoln Elementary school fourth-grade classes recently. The eight-week lessons are being taught to third and fourth graders at Lincoln, Love, Bush and Ring ...

UPMC Chautauqua WCA Earns Gold Seal Of Approval

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UPMC Chautauqua WCA has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval for Hospital Accreditation. The Gold Seal of Approval is a symbol of quality that reflects an organization’s commitment to providing safe and effective patient care. UPMC Chautauqua WCA underwent a rigorous, ...

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Parish Choir To Perform Sunday The Holy Apostles Music Ministry Parish Choir, Organist, Percussion and Brass will present patriotic music at the 11 a.m. Sunday Mass at the Saints Peter and Paul Church on Cherry Street in Jamestown. The choral music presentations are dedicated to religious ...

Village To Discuss Herbicide Use On Lake

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LAKEWOOD — The Lakewood Village Board will meet at 6 p.m. today to discuss a proposal to apply herbicides in portions of Chautauqua Lake’s south basin. The meeting will be held in the board room of the Anthony C. Caprino Building, 20 W. Summit St., Lakewood. The Chautauqua Lake ...

Chautauqua Adult Day Care Receives Donation

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Carolyn (Taft) Whitehead recently presented a check to Frank Bercik, director of Chautauqua Adult Day Services, and Karen Lucks, associate director. The donation was given by Serendipity, an eight-woman a cappella singing group. The group generously made the donation from funds raised at their ...

‘Queen Of May’ Announced

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Mia Fanara was recently honored as “Queen of May” by Our Lady of Lorety Catholic Church in Falconer. The tradition of honoring Mary goes back as early as the 1800s when special devotions in May honored Mary as the Queen of May. Our Lady of Loreto continues the tradition each year by holding ...

Prendergast Library Giving Back Art Work To Family

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The James Prendergast Board of Trustees is giving back a painting to a Jamestown family that once presented it as a donation. Last week, the library board approved deaccessioning a painting that had been donated to the library, said Joni Blackman, library board president. Deaccessioning means ...

CLP Again Makes Case To Legislature For County Funding

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MAYVILLE — Members of the Chautauqua Lake Partnership discussed herbicide use in Chautauqua Lake during Wednesday’s meeting of the Chautauqua County Legislature. “Now for the first time in over 25 years, significant herbicide treatments will join weed harvesting for the optimal ...

United Arts Appeal Reaches Out To Local Businesses

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A business can receive a lot of publicity for a modest contribution to the United Arts Appeal of Chautauqua County. UAA board members made that point in letters they sent to businesses at their May meeting. “There are so many wonderful, active businesses in our county,” said Julie ...

Young Introduces Silver Rose Bill

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ALBANY — Veterans who have suffered from the effects of tactical herbicides such as Agent Orange would be eligible to receive a New York State Silver Rose Veterans’ Service Certificate under legislation sponsored by state Sen. Catharine Young, R-Olean, that has passed the Senate. Senate ...

Furlow To Serve As Master Of Ceremonies

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Kenneth C. Furlow will serve as master of ceremonies for Memorial Day events in Jamestown. Furlow has been active with many veteran organizations for more than 40 years and continues to work as a mentor and advocate for all veterans. Furlow is the father of six children and many grandchildren ...

More Library Paintings Sold During Auctions

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More James Prendergast Library art has been sold during two auctions held by Stair Galleries. According to stairgalleries.com, seven library paintings sold during an auction held March 2. The paintings included in this auction included William Trost Richards’ “The Evening Star,” which ...

Carlson To Be Guest Speaker At Monday’s Service

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Greg Carlson will be the guest speaker for Memorial Day services at Soldiers Circle in Lakeview Cemetery on Monday, immediately following the Memorial Day parade. Carlson lives in Jamestown with his wife, Heather, and two children, John and Leala. After serving as a rehabilitative case ...

Church News

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The Salvation Army 83 S. Main St., Jamestown Temple Corps Captains John and Kimberly Merchant 11 a.m. Sunday School, 9:45 a.m.; Worship service with Major John Merchant; The public is always welcome to attend 130 McDaniel Ave. Jamestown Zachariah Musselman, Pastor Worship: ...

Thurston Terrace Acknowledged With Marker

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The historic city block of Fourth Street known as Thurston Terrace has been acknowledged with a historical marker. On Tuesday, city officials, historians and Thurston Terrace property and business owners gathered along Fourth Street between Main and Pine streets, which is known as Thurston ...

Police: Body Found In Water Likely Of Missing City Man

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The body of Sean Carpenter, the 35-year-old Jamestown man who went missing last month, was reportedly found in the Chadakoin River by a passerby Tuesday. Jamestown police say they believe the body — found in the river around 1:40 p.m. just off Harrison Street — was that of Carpenter, ...