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Defense Expected To Call Jailed Man In Ruiz Case

Local News

MAYVILLE — The defense will present its case starting Tuesday as it requested the witness Quentin Watts to be present. Watts is a pivotal character to the defense’s story as he was informed that Julian Duman was joking as he pretended to be Walter “Waldo” Dupree and he is the one who ...

Lawmakers Quibble Over Details In Budget

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Top-level congressional talks on a $1.3 trillion catchall spending bill are reaching a critical stage as negotiators confront immigration, abortion-related issues and a battle over a massive rail project that pits President Donald Trump against his most powerful Democratic ...

Finding Advice-Only Advisers

Business

If you want money advice you can trust, your best bet is to hire a fee-only financial planner. The trick is finding a planner who’s willing to be hired for a reasonable fee. Fee-only planners don’t accept commissions or kickbacks and are paid solely by client fees. Most use an “assets ...

Westfield-Mayville Rotary Donates To Chautauqua Hospice

Community

On March 6 the Rotary Club of Westfield-Mayville awarded a $200 donation for Chautauqua Hospice & Palliative Care to Andrew (“Andy”) Dickson, Vice President of Community Engagement. The presentation occurred during this Rotary Club’s meeting, which was held at The Parkview in ...

Learn About Being An Audubon Trail Guide

Community

With as many as 4,500 schoolchildren visiting this spring, Audubon Community Nature Center needs volunteers who love nature to lead discovery walks with groups of students. “Our trail guides generously share their time and themselves for the important work of connecting children to ...

UPMC Partners With National Organizations To Expand Organ Donations

Community

PITTSBURGH — As part of its commitment to saving lives through living-donor organ transplants, UPMC is partnering with the National Kidney Foundation and the American Liver Foundation to educate and support patients on kidney and liver waiting lists about the benefits of receiving organs from ...

CRCF Awards $10,000 Grant To Jamestown Meals On Wheels

Community

Meals on Wheels of the Jamestown Area can serve more senior citizens in Chautauqua County after receiving a $10,000 grant from Chautauqua Region Community Foundation’s Fund for the Region. The foundation has provided funding to assist Meals on Wheels in delivering meals to clients who ...

Infinity Welcomes New Instructors

Community

Infinity Visual and Performing Arts welcomes two new instructors. Mariana Mathewson (cello & piano) and Nigel Eastman (video) have joined the Infinity Team. Mariana is currently offering private vocal and piano lessons, and Nigel is offering private and group videography ...

Build Workforce Through AMP

Community

Jamestown Community College in partnership with the Manufacturers Association of the Southern Tier and Dream It Do It Western New York has launched the Advanced Manufacturing Partnership (AMP). AMP has been developed and deployed in response to employer demand for a skilled workforce. The ...

Jackson Center To Hold Mock Trial Finals March 27

Community

The Robert H. Jackson Center will host the Chautauqua County Mock Trial tournament final competition on Tuesday, March 27. The competition will begin at 4:30 p.m. Admission is free, and the public is invited to attend. Susan Moran Murphy, Jackson Center president, said the center is ...

Merry-Go-Round Youth Theater Visits Ring Elementary School

Community

Ring Elementary School second-graders had the unique opportunity to unleash their imaginations with a performance of “Aesop’s Fables” presented by the Merry-Go-Round Youth Theatre. Aesop’s famous fables came to life for students in an upbeat performance. Tidbits of Aesop’s life and ...

Residential Brush Burning Is Prohibited Through May 14

Community

With spring approaching and conditions for wildfires heightened, residential brush burning is prohibited March 16 through May 14 across New York state. “While many people associate wildfires with the western United States, the start of spring weather and the potential for dry conditions ...

Neil Feit To Speak At SUNY Fredonia Wednesday

Community

FREDONIA — A different perspective into the concept of harm will be offered by Neil Feit, SUNY Distinguished Teaching Professor, in a talk, “Is it Wrong to Harm Others?” on Wednesday, March 21, at 6 p.m., at the Science Center’s Kelly Family Auditorium at the State University at ...

USDA To Conduct 2018 Maple Syrup Survey

Community

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Agricultural Statistics Service will conduct the 2018 Maple Syrup Survey for the Northeastern Region. The survey will collect information from more than 2,000 Northeastern producers. The Northeastern region produced 3.85 million gallons of maple ...