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Five Generations Of Family Gather

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Five generations of the Nazzaro family recently gathered in Jamestown. Pictured on bottom, from left, are Catherine Quackenbush of Fonda, N.Y.; Anjolina Nazzaro of Jamestown; and Naydia Moore of Gloversville. Pictured on top, from left, are Sarah Nazzaro and Sharon Nazzaro, both of Jamestown. ...

Five Generations Of Family Gather

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Five generations of the Nazzaro family recently gathered in Jamestown. Pictured on bottom, from left, are Catherine Quackenbush of Fonda, N.Y.; Anjolina Nazzaro of Jamestown; and Naydia Moore of Gloversville. Pictured on top, from left, are Sarah Nazzaro and Sharon Nazzaro, both of Jamestown. ...

Motorcycle Strikes Car In Wednesday Crash

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A motorcyclist was taken to the hospital following a crash with a car Wednesday afternoon. Jamestown police said the motorcyclist, who wasn’t immediately identified, suffered rib injuries after colliding with the rear of a sedan. The crash occurred around 2:15 p.m. on East Second Street, near ...

Area Police Reports

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CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE ¯ POMFRET – John H. Lowther, 28, of Fredonia was charged May 5 with aggravated DWI-BAC of .18 percent or greater, DWI and move from lane unsafely. At approximately 1:28 a.m., sheriff’s deputies observed a vehicle making several lane violations in the ...

Hometown Heroes Recognized In Annual Reception

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For seven individuals, and one very special canine, Wednesday morning was a time to be venerated. Community members of various vocations assembled at Moon Brook Country Club to participate in the 15th annual Hometown Heroes Breakfast, presented by the Southwestern New York Chapter of the ...

10:55 AM: Trio Charged After Drugs Found In Silver Creek

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SILVER CREEK — Three people were charged after crack cocaine, marijuana and drug paraphernalia were discovered at a Silver Creek home Wednesday. Deputies with the Chautauqua County Sheriff's Office responded around 2:45 p.m. to 8 Henry St. for a report of possible drug activity. An ...

12:30 PM: Coordinators Deliver Updates On Downtown Projects

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If you haven't noticed, there is a lot happening in downtown Jamestown. If the construction crews, cranes and closed streets haven't been enough to tip you off about all of the development in the downtown, then maybe the fact that seven project coordinators discussed their initiatives during ...

2:35 PM: 1 Seriously Injured In Pomfret Crash

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POMFRET — One person was seriously injured in a crash at Route 5 and Van Buren Road in the town of Pomfret, New York State Police said. Police said the driver of a Lincoln sedan, identified as 91-year-old Donald R. Thering of Fredonia, failed to yield the right of way after stopping at a ...

Persell Middle Names Students Of The Month

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Persell Middle School Students of the Month for April: The fifth grade Student of the Month at Persell for April is Alexis Ackley. She is the daughter of Kristin Ackley and the granddaughter of Nancy Ackley. Alexis enjoys dancing and playing soccer in her spare time. Her favorite subject is ...

Southwestern Names Honor, Merit Roll Students

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Southwestern High School recently announced students on its honor and merit rolls for the third quarter. They are: HONOR ROLL 12th grade: Allyson Bankowski, Alexis Barron, Madison Belli, Paige Bernhardt, Alexis Berry, Autumn Bertges, Mikayla Brock, Lauren Burch, Brian Burns, Isabel Bursch, ...

Bowling Tournament To Benefit Chautauqua Hospice Raises $7.8K

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Nearly $8,000 was raised for Chautauqua Hospice and Palliative Care by the 13th annual Lake Chautauqua Memorial Post 8647 “Don’t Know Your Partner” bowling tournament. The tournament raised $7,800. Bill Larson started the event as his idea to curb cabin fever, and now the tournament ...

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Museum To Open On Sunday SINCLAIRVILLE — The Valley Historical Society museum at Main and Lester streets in Sinclairville will be open Sunday from 2-5 p.m. The museum contains hundreds of artifacts from the Cassadaga Valley. The museum is open every Sunday from May through September ...

Reed Says Mental Health Awareness A ‘Priority’ In US

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May is Mental Health Awareness Month, which was the focus of a conference call by Rep. Tom Reed, R-Corning, with regional media outlets Wednesday. Reed said, in his opinion, that for many years mental health was not a priority when it came to overall health care in the country. However, he ...

Physicist Delivers Presentation About Formation Of Stars

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FREWSBURG — The universe is full of cosmic bodies, perhaps the most important of which are stars. At the Martz-Kohl Observatory on Wednesday evening, physicist Mike Stafford attempted to explain the intricate makings of these floating balls of gas in space and how they live out their lives ...

Kiwanis Names Terrific Kids

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FALCONER — Falconer Middle School officials recently released the school’s Kiwanis Terrific Kid for March. Nathaniel Colley, sixth grade, is the son of Ms. Verna Gallagher and Michael Angelo of Kennedy. Nathaniel has many interests, but his favorite is video games. His favorite ...

Fredonia Graduation To Air Saturday

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FREDONIA — Local television coverage of Commencement 2018 at the State University at Fredonia will begin at 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. on Saturday with coverage of both ceremonies in the Steele Hall arena combining undergraduate and master’s degree and advanced certificate graduates. Brocton, ...

Infinity Visual And Performing Arts Welcomes New Instructors

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Infinity Visual and Performing Arts welcomes two new instructors. Mariana Mathewson (cello & piano) and Jed Thomson (guitar, bass guitar, drums, audio/digital production) have joined the Infinity Team. Mariana is currently offering private cello and piano lessons, and Jed is offering ...

Cuts In Positions Eyed By Warren School Board

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WARREN, Pa. — Teaching positions are not the only ones the Warren County School Board are looking at for savings. The Warren County School District has decreased its budget for several years, often on the backs of teacher position cuts. In many of those cases, the district has made an ...

JPS Board Makes $86M Budget Vote Official

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The Jamestown Public Schools District on Wednesday canvassed the votes of the 2018-19 school budget vote, making the results official. The school budget of $86,228,702 was approved by voters with 419 in favor and 62 against. “It is a budget that is very much married to future plans of the ...