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Salvation Army 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 Kim Merchant; The public is always welcome to attend Monday: Women’s Bible Study, 6 p.m. Wednesday: Home ...

St. Bonaventure University Recognizes Undergraduate Students

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ST. BONAVENTURE — St. Bonaventure University recognized 417 students who completed their undergraduate degree studies during the university’s 158th Commencement Exercises. Area graduates include: ¯ Dylan Glatz of Jamestown with a bachelor’s degree in business administration; ¯ ...

Southern Tier TEA Party Patriots To Meet June 26

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Southern Tier TEA Party Patriots met May 22 at the Lakewood American Legion. An intellectually informative program was presented. Karen and Roy Harvey discussed a serious county issue. Other issues were on how words affect the culture, migrant caravans and whether or not college is ...

Southwestern Student Receives National Merit Scholarship

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Hannah G. Finson of Lakewood, a senior at Southwestern Central School, has received a National Merit Scholarship to attend Liberty University in the fall. Finson plans to study molecular biology in college. Finson is one of 3,500 winners of National Merit Scholarships nationally. The ...

Sen. Gillibrand Pushes To End Price Gouging

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NIAGARA FALLS — U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand recently visited the John Duke Senior Center in Niagara Falls to announce the Stop Price Gouging Act, which Gillibrand said would drive down prescription drug prices, ensure access to affordable medications for New York seniors and penalize drug ...

Spanish Language PCA Training Set For June 20

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Are you a compassionate person who enjoys working with and caring for people? The Workforce Development division of the Erie 2-Chautauqua-Cattaraugus BOCES is offering Spanish Language Personal Care Aide Training on Wednesday, June 20 at the Gateway Center, 31 Water St., from 3-8:30 p.m. The ...

Thursday Afternoon Accident On Route 83 Injures One

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FORESTVILLE — A motorcyclist was flown via Starflight to an undisclosed area hospital after being involved in an accident with a sports utility vehicle on Route 83, Forestville. Forestville Fire, New York state police and Alstar responded to the scene of the accident which occurred around 3 ...

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JAMESTOWN POLICE DEPARTMENT ¯ Jacquelyn C. Hayes, 26, of Jamestown was charged with being a fugitie from justice after she was pulled over at 2 a.m. Wednesday on East Sixth Street. According to a police report, Hayes had a valid bench warrant from Warren County for failure to appear on ...

First-Ever Flag Burning Held At Veteran’s Grove

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Over 180 American flags were retired and burned within Veteran’s Grove at Lake View Cemetery on Thursday for the first time. The United Veterans Council of Jamestown and Lake View Cemetery hosted the flag retirement ceremony inside the cemetery in association with the Daughters of the ...

City Man Head-Butts Officers After Car Crash

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A Jamestown man is facing felony charges after he allegedly struck and head-butted officers during an altercation following a car crash on North Main Street. Christian J. Encarnacion, 22, was taken into custody after Jamestown police responded Thursday at 5 p.m. to 817 N. Main St. for a fight ...

Gallery: Flag Day Ceremonies Held Locally

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Over 180 American flags were retired and burned within Veteran’s Grove at Lake View Cemetery on Thursday for the first time. The United Veterans Council of Jamestown and Lake View Cemetery hosted the flag retirement ceremony inside the cemetery in association with the Daughters of the ...

1:50 PM: County Loses Out On Bid For $20M Regionalism Grant

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Chautauqua County will not be the winner of a $20 million efficiency grant to reduce property taxes and modernize services. Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo announced the town of Brookhaven in Suffolk County as the winner of the first Municipal Consolidation and Efficiency Competition this week. The ...

3:20 PM: Jamestown Pair Indicted By Federal Grand Jury

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A federal grand jury has indicted two Jamestown men, one of whom bragged on social media that he loved guns, following an investigation by local police and the FBI. Tyler Craig Anderson, 27, and Robert Lincoln, 26, were indicted on charges of conspiracy to make false statements to purchase ...

DeMarte Named As New Jamestown Community College President

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After a long search process, Jamestown Community College named Daniel DeMarte its next president. The State University of New York board of trustees announced the appointment Thursday. DeMarte’s appointment followed a May 22 recommendation made by JCC’s board of trustees. “Jamestown ...

Lakewood Approves Sign Variance

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The Lakewood Zoning Board of Appeals approved Thursday a variance for a 9-foot-tall Urgent Care/Aspen Dental monument sign in front of the incoming storefront. The sign required a variance approval because it exceeded the village’s regulation of having only two signs per storefront. The ...

$360M Needed To Repair Local Dams, Says Comptroller

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It will likely cost upward of $360 million to fix locally owned dams in New York considered high- or intermediate-hazard to public safety, state Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli said. Locally, there are 14 dams in Chautauqua County cited by DiNapoli that are in need of attention. Statewide, ...

Warren Firefighters Battle ‘Fierce’ Downtown Fire

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WARREN, Pa. — A staple in the downtown Warren business community suffered a devastating fire early Thursday morning. Firefighters arrived to the Warren Tire Center just six minutes after receiving the first call, but it was too late. According to City of Warren Fire Chief Sam Pascuzzi, ...

UPMC Chautauqua WCA Hosts Open House For New Doctors

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An open house was held at UPMC Chautauqua WCA Thursday to welcome two new doctors to the facility — Dr. Brooke Kelly, physiatrist and director of medical rehabilitation unit and Dr. Brian Mata, board certified orthopedic surgeon. Both doctors started working at the hospital around February. ...

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Stockton To Host Musical Concert STOCKTON — The Stockton Community Church, 4554 W. Railroad Ave., Stockton will host a musical concert by the Anderson Family on Sunday at the 11 a.m. worship service. The public is invited to attend. Outdoor Club To Kayak Sunday On Sunday, the Allegheny ...