Business

Elaborate Banquets

MAYVILLE — The House On The Hill, located at 186 S. Erie St. in Mayville, has reopened after being closed for six years. “I’ve been the head chef for so many other places,” said Joshua Devlieger, the new owner. “It’s cool that I get my own restaurant. And with the water stage so ...

Chautauqua Physical & Occupational Therapy Announces Expansion

Chautauqua Physical & Occupational Therapy is pleased to announce the expansion of the clinical team with the addition of three new physical therapists. Dr. Jason Schrader is a graduate of Daemen College in Buffalo with a doctorate in physical therapy. Schrader enjoys playing golf, hockey ...

David McKean Appointed Executive Vice President

FALCONER — Truck-Lite Co. LLC has appointed David McKean to the position of executive vice president of business development. McKean began his career with General Motors in 1983 and most recently served as executive director of global purchasing and supply chain before leaving the company ...

Millennial Money: Build Credit Smarts Too

Well done, America. Credit scores across the nation are going up. On the other hand, knowledge of how credit works is declining. Consumers’ grasp of credit is the lowest it’s been in eight years, according to an annual survey by credit scoring company VantageScore and the Consumer ...

House OKs $15 Minimum Wage, Sets Marker For 2020 Campaign

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats approved legislation Thursday to raise the federal minimum wage for the first time in a decade, to $15 an hour, transforming an issue that once splintered the party into a benchmark for the 2020 election. Even though the bill has little chance of passing ...

‘All Or Nothing’

Crystal Borst is a hair stylist. And now she’s the owner of Charm Salon — an opportunity she “jumped on.” “It’s all or nothing,” Borst said. Charm Salon has been in operation for more than two decades, beginning as the Lucky Charm and then transitioning to its current name. ...

Douglas Appointed Director Of Morse Funeral Home

BROCTON — Douglas W. Sanderson, a state licensed funeral director and a native of Westfield, has been welcomed as the funeral director and licensed manager of the Morse Funeral Home in Brocton following the retirement of Gerald Newman, who had been the funeral home manager since the untimely ...

Piazza Appointed Chief Officer

Sallie Piazza has been appointed chief nursing officer at Saint Vincent Hospital, effective July 1. In this role, Piazza will lead nursing and clinical staff in the delivery of patient care, supporting unit-level and hospital-level strategies. She will serve on the Saint Vincent executive ...

Stocking Up For School Can Be Eco-Friendly, Economical

By Bev O’Shea NerdWallet Earth-friendly school supplies can be expensive, but going green doesn’t mean asking your kid to open a lemonade stand to help pay. You can be gentle with the planet and respectful of your wallet. Start by widening your idea of what’s “green.” LOOK FOR ...

Some Farms Collect Big Checks From Aid Program

MINNEAPOLIS — When President Donald Trump’s administration announced a $12 billion aid package for farmers struggling under the financial strain of his trade dispute with China, the payments were capped. But many large farming operations had no trouble finding legal ways around them, ...

Five Good Times To Shop

There’s a best time to buy just about anything , but knowing which product will go on sale at what time isn’t always easy. So here’s a list of general shopping rules that can apply to most things you’ll buy. With these tips, you can figure out the best time — or at least a good ...

New Chapter

A local florist has entered a new chapter of family ownership. Originally owned by Ted and Cathy Card, Lakeview Gardens was purchased by Jason and Lisa Spain in October 2018. Since then, the couple has also managed to expand the business beyond flowers. The Spains originally had a ...

Center Hosts Women In Networking Program

For more than a decade, the Small Business Development Center at Jamestown Community College has hosted the Women in Networking Chautauqua program on the second Thursday of every month. This program is for female business owners and women working in the business sector. The women meet for ...

3 Sites To Help Aging Parents Organize

Certified financial planner Sean Fletcher of San Francisco knew his dad had an estate plan, complete with a health care directive detailing what medical treatment should be given in an emergency. When the father had a massive heart attack, though, no one knew where he kept those ...

Setting Trends

For 35 years, one local salon has been making history in Jamestown and nationally. While the business originally started as Price Cutters in 1984, Salon 1 has been a fixture of the South Side Plaza along Foote Avenue. Along the way, the business has also been setting trends in the beauty ...

Bush Industries Awarded State Contract

For the first time, Bush Industries Inc. has received a New York state contract for the sale and installation of commercial office furniture. The contract allows the Jamestown-based manufacturer to sell professional-grade products to any state agency. The company may now bid on opportunities ...

Pierce To Join Barkstrom Acupuncture

Julian Pierce an acupuncturist is joining acupuncturist Jeff Barkstrom at Barkstrom Acupuncture PC. Pierce is a New York state licensed acupuncturist who has been practicing for more than a year. She earned a master’s degree in acupuncture from Finger Lakes School of Acupuncture and Chinese ...

Truck-Lite Integrates Stemco Wireless Products

FALCONER — Truck-Lite Co. LLC., a worldwide leader in LED lighting, telematics, engine protection, safety and visibility systems, has integrated the Stemco wireless suite of products into the Road Ready system via its SmartBridge Integrator (SBI). Released in 2018, the SBI bridges original ...

Make Your Money Last For Retirement

Many people worry about running out of money in retirement. That’s understandable, since we don’t know how long we’ll live, what your future costs might be and what kind of returns we can expect on our savings. There are several ways, however, to boost the odds that your money will ...

‘The Best Way’

The Small Business Development Center at Jamestown Community College is pleased to recognize William Uhl and ServPro of Jamestown/Olean as the recipient of this year’s Small Business Week Award for the Buffalo district. The staff of ServPro was recognized at the annual Small Business ...