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QuickBooks To Be Taught At FTI

DUNKIRK — The Fredonia Technology Incubator continues its entrepreneurial education program with a workshop designed to assist entrepreneurs and startups with utilizing QuickBooks Desktop more efficiently and effectively. Sham Bahgat, CPA and managing director of Bahgat & ...

Local Attorney Named Rising Star

Jamestown attorney John I. LaMancuso of Lewis & Lewis, P.C. was named a Rising Star by Super Lawyers. Super Lawyers is a rating service of lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The Rising Stars ...

The Biggest Retirement Mistakes

One of the biggest retirement mistakes you can make is not realizing what you don't know. I regularly hear from people in or near retirement who misunderstand how Social Security works, dramatically underestimate life expectancies or fail to plan for big expenses, such as long-term care or ...

US Opens Jeep Wrangler Probe

DETROIT (AP) — U.S. safety regulators are investigating complaints of steering problems in about 270,000 SUVs made by Fiat Chrysler. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration says it granted a consumer's petition asking for a probe into 2018 and 2019 Jeep Wranglers. The agency ...

Small Chevrolet SUVs Recalled

DETROIT (AP) — General Motors is recalling more than 107,000 small SUVs in the U.S. and Canada because a suspension weld can break and cause steering problems. The recall covers the 2015 through 2018 Chevrolet Trax. Documents posted Friday by the National Highway Traffic Safety ...

Three Businesses In One

The Brindle Barn Co., Designs by Ashley and Cynde B Photography celebrated the opening of their shared location with a ribbon cutting on Thursday, an event that was attended by Jamestown Mayor Sam Teresi and State Assemblyman Andy Goodell. The three businesses, located at 38 N. Main St., are ...

Greenhurst’s Homestead Cafe Feels Like Home

GREENHURST — Homestead Cafe opened its doors June 14, although the owner had catered events before. “I have always loved cooking and food,” said Paige Oyer, the owner of Homestead Cafe. “I worked at Chautauqua Institution, which has higher end weddings and catering, so I just fell in ...

Incubator Hosting Web Workshop

DUNKIRK — The Fredonia Technology Incubator continues its Entrepreneurial Education Program with a free 90-minute workshop on the basics of effective web design — building an aesthetic, user friendly and engaging website. The workshop will discuss in-depth on how to choose goals for your ...

Gordmans Store Opening Tuesday

CORRY, Pa. — Apparel and home decor retailer Gordmans will debut its new Corry, Pa., store with a ribbon cutting at 9 a.m. on Tuesday at 370 W. Columbus Ave. As part of Gordmans’ commitment to the community, the retailer will present a $1,000 check donation to Corry Area High School. ...

Moving To Escape Taxes? Make It A Clean Break

By Liz Weston NerdWallet Breaking up can be hard to do if the other party doesn’t want to let you go. People who move out of high-tax states may learn this the hard way — through a residency audit. States such as New York, California and Illinois use the audits to claim that your ...

Heartburn Drug Contaminated

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. health officials are investigating low levels of a potentially dangerous contaminant in the popular heartburn medication Zantac and related drugs. For now, the Food and Drug Administration said patients can continue taking their medications. The agency said Friday ...

4 Below Eating

Eric Hagglund has been in the food industry for 23 years, or so he’s been told. But soon he will take the next step by opening his first restaurant, one that will charge less than $4 for every menu item. Hagglund is currently renovating the old Mojo’s building at 104 E. 2nd St. to make ...

4 Below Eating

Eric Hagglund has been in the food industry for 23 years, or so he’s been told. But soon he will take the next step by opening his first restaurant, one that will charge less than $4 for every menu item. Hagglund is currently renovating the old Mojo’s building at 104 E. 2nd St. to make ...

Incubator Client Testing Flight Data Tracker

DUNKIRK — Fredonia Technology Incubator client Advanced Data Research Lab has taken steps this summer to validate its technology. Its founder, Dr. Junaid Zubairi, and intern, Inderdeep Singh Bajwa, have spent the summer testing a prototype of its patented Flight Data Tracker (FDT) system ...

UWSCC Names Impact Director

United Way of Southern Chautauqua County has announced Nicole Drozdiel as its new director of community impact. “We are thrilled that Nicole has joined our team here at the United Way,” says Amy Rohler, executive director. “Our strategic mission and objectives are in line with her ...

Webb On Super Lawyers List

LAKEWOOD — Paul V. Webb, Jr. of the law firm of Erickson Webb Scolton & Hajdu, Lakewood, has been named to the 2019 Upstate New York Super Lawyer list. Webb was selected in the practice area of general litigation. Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, is a rating service of ...

Students: Make The Most Of Your Summer Earnings

What you do with your paychecks in college can affect your financial life long after you toss your graduation cap. By saving money and repaying debt now, you’re doing Future You a huge favor. Of course, you need to take care of Present You, too. Set aside what you’ve budgeted for this ...

Prime Listing

LAKEWOOD — Locally owned Premier Listings is celebrating its move to its new Lakewood location with a ribbon cutting later this month. Premier Listings, 395 E. Fairmount Ave, Lakewood, is a residential real estate office, listing people’s property and offering it for sale through ...

ServPro Awarded Small Business Of The Year

Jennifer and Bill Uhl owned a business in Ohio while maintaining a vacation home on Chautauqua Lake. The family boated on Chautauqua Lake in the summer and skied at Peek’n Peak in the winter. Currently, one daughter has completed college and is working in social work. The other is in the ...

DFT Receives Excellence Award

FREDONIA — The state Public Service Commission (PSC) recognized Dunkirk and Fredonia Telephone Company, Cassadaga Telephone Corporation and DFT Local Service for providing excellent telephone service as a local exchange carrier during 2018. The commendation was the 30th consecutive year ...