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Historical Society Meets Jan. 8 On Wednesday, Jan. 8, the Bemus Point Historical Society will be hosting members of the Bemus Point Volunteer Fire Department who will be presenting the history of the department. Members will recount some of the highlights of the department’s 100 years of ...

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Gas Prices Come In Penny Less Gas prices in Jamestown are a penny cheaper this week at an average of $2.858, according to AAA East Central’s Gas Price Report. Gas prices are as much as 6 cents more expensive for motorists across the mid-Atlantic and northeast states compared to last Monday, ...

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Discolored Water Expected To Flow Toward Lakewood The Jamestown Board of Public Utilities said it was experiencing some discolored water Thursday on the west side that was expected to flow west toward Ellicott, Celoron, Lakewood and Ashville. The water was expected to be clear in 12-24 ...

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Pancake Brunch Planned Jan. 5 SOUTH DAYTON — The Villenova Grange will hold an all you can eat pancake brunch Sunday, Jan. 5, at at Balcolm Corners, Routes 83 and 322, South Dayton. The brunch is $7 for a small and $8 for a large. Law Limits Calls By Telemarketers Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo has ...

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Pre-Registration For Voting Set MAYVILLE — Voters ages 16 and 17 can legally pre-register to vote in New York state starting Jan. 1 due to voter enfranchisement laws passed in 2019 by the state Legislature and signed into law by Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo. “It makes a ton of sense,” said ...

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Mobile Pantry Will Not Be At Ashville UM In December ASHVILLE — Because of the Christmas holiday there will not be a Food Bank of Western New York Mobile Pantry Truck from Buffalo in December at the Ashville United Methodist Church. The next truck will be Tuesday, Jan. 28. Open hours are 10 ...

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Downtown May See Discolored Water Today The Jamestown Board of Public Utilities is letting the public know that, as a result of contractor work on the Harrison Street bridge project this morning, there could be discolored water downtown and west for between 12 and 24 hours. Magnolia UM To ...

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Meeting About Annexation Is Postponed The Dow Street Annexation public hearing scheduled for Wednesday was postponed due to inclement weather to Monday, Dec. 30. The time and location of the meeting will be announced at a later date. Coldspring Board Holds Hearing COLDSPRING — The ...

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Bus Driver From Tuesday Crash Pronounced Dead ISCHUA — The driver of a bus that crashed Tuesday morning was pronounced dead at Olean General Hospital, the Cattaraugus County Sheriff’s Office said. The First Student bus entered the ditch at 9:05 a.m. on Route 16 in the town of Ischua. ...

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Man Injured After Sat. Stabbing DUNKIRK — A man suffered non-life-threatening injuries after reportedly being stabbed Saturday around 8:20 p.m. in the city of Dunkirk. Officers were called to Lord Street, near East Talcott Street, for a report of a man injured. The man was transported to the ...

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City Council To Hold Special Meeting Today The Jamestown City Council will hold a special voting session at 7:15 p.m. Today in the City Council chambers to approve a local law amending the powers and duties of the City Clerk, Comptroller and Director of Administrative Services. The public is ...

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JCC Board To Meet Tuesday The Jamestown Community College Board of Trustees will meet Tuesday in the boardroom on the Jamestown Campus, Jamestown, with videoconferencing to the boardrooms on the Cattaraugus County Campus, Olean, and the North County Training Center, Dunkirk. At 1:30 p.m., the ...

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Christmas Bazaar To Be Held Friday The Alter and Rosary Society of St. Mary of Lourdes in Mayville will be holding their annual Christmas Bazaar and Luncheon on Friday, Dec. 13 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The luncheon will be served from 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.. prepared by the ladies of the parish ...

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School Board Meeting Moved RANDOLPH — The Randolph Central School District Board of Education meeting scheduled for today has been moved to Wednesday, Dec. 18, at 6 p.m. in the high school library. The public is welcome to attend. Water Main Break Occurred Tuesday In City Crews with the ...

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Gift Wrapping Event Saturday ERA Team VP Real Estate & Vacation Rentals, 23 E. Third St., Jamestown, will be offering holiday gift wrapping Saturday, Dec. 14, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The event is free, though donations will be accepted for the Child Advocacy Program. “We were looking for ...

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Trumpeter To Perform Dec. 13 RUSSELL, Pa. — Cable Hollow Church, 3157 Cable Hollow Road, Russell, Pa., will Chiz Rider in concert on Friday, Dec. 13, beginning at 6 p.m. Rider is a trumpet player from State College, Pa., and his “high-tech, high-energy, high-God” concerts are bold when ...

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Sheriff’s Office Issues Warning Of Phone Scam The Cattaraugus County Sheriff’s Office issued a warning Wednesday regarding recent phone scams. In a news release, the Sheriff’s Office said: “The person is claiming to be a representative of the Social Security Bureau. They are requesting ...

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Parks Commission To Hold Meeting The Chautauqua County Parks Commission will hold its last meeting of the year Thursday at 4 p.m. at the Chautauqua County-Jamestown Airport. The public is welcome to attend. Church Choirs To Present Cantata The Magnolia and North Harmony church choirs will ...

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Gas Prices Are 1 Cent Cheaper Gas prices in Jamestown are a penny cheaper this week at an average of $2.849, according to AAA East Central’s Gas Price Report. Statewide, New York’s average held steady this week at $2.68. Only four states in the mid-Atlantic and northeast have more ...

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Norden Women’s Club Lunch Set The Norden Women’s Club will hold a member-guest lunch on Friday, Dec. 13, at the Moon Brook Country Club. Social time will be at noon, with the lunch following at 12:30 p.m. at a cost of $29. Following the lunch will be a program of songs by the Jamestown ...