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Business

Should You Shift To Cash Management Account?

High-yield cash management accounts are popping up at brokerages nationwide, promising customers much better returns and higher insurance limits than they can get from traditional banks. The accounts are a twist on the sweep accounts brokerages have long offered their customers, where idle ...

Family Tradition

A family’s heritage is continuing at a new Italian restaurant inside the Third Street Plaza. Danny B’s Italian Food, located at 708 W. Third St., Jamestown, opened on Valentine’s Day, which is appropriate because the new business carries on a family tradition of love for homemade ...

Young To Discuss Food At Incubator

DUNKIRK — The Fredonia Technology Incubator is hosting Cornell University’s Cathy Young to discuss entrepreneurial opportunities in the food, beverage and agricultural sector on Wednesday from 10:30-11:30 a.m. in the FTI conference room located at 214 Central Ave., Dunkirk. Young is the ...

Heritage Worker Earns HSE Title

Cheryl A. Farr, administrator at the Green, a Heritage rehabilitation and skilled nursing community in Greenhurst, recently earned the title of Health Services Executive from the National Association of Long Term Care administrator boards. The HSE is a national standard that qualifies ...

Victoria’s Secret Sold As Women Look For Styles Elsewhere

NEW YORK (AP) — Victoria’s Secret, which once defined sexy with its leggy supermodels prancing around in their bras and oversized angel wings, is being sold as women increasingly look for styles that more realistically fit their body types. The company’s owner, L Brands, said that the ...

Beware Of Overhyped Financial Strategies

A good rule of thumb when you’re trying to eat healthy is to beware of any food you see advertised. The most beneficial fare — whole grains, fruits, vegetables — tends not to have a marketing budget. Similarly, investments that are enthusiastically pushed by commission-earning ...

Crystal Clear

Audio Care Hearing Services, a longtime leader in Western New York audiology, underwent a change in name — but you can still expect the same high quality service. Moving forward the business will be known as Stone Audiology, with third-generation owner Dr. Leslie Stone taking over the ...

Marvin House Names Manager

The governing board of the Marvin Community House appointed Marlene Lucas as its house manager. “Marlene Lucas comes to us with a vast range of experience in the service industry,” said Rosemary Lombardo, Marvin House president. “She will be an integral part in fulfilling the Marvin ...

City Urgent Care Extends Hours

WellNow Urgent Care has extended its Jamestown facility’s hours of operation. The South Main Street facility is now open 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. seven days week. Patients can walk-in for care or check in online to help reduce their wait time. “WellNow Urgent Care recognizes that injuries and ...

How To Navigate Your Most Dangerous Decade

Losing a job is almost always traumatic. In your 50s, job loss can be devastating — and devastatingly common. More than half the workers who entered their 50s with stable, full-time jobs were laid off or pushed out at least once by age 65, according to an analysis of employment data from ...

Mortgage Rates Stay Mostly Flat

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. long-term mortgage rates were flat to slightly higher this week after three straight weeks of declines, as the historically low levels continue as an incentive for potential homebuyers. Mortgage buyer Freddie Mac said Thursday the average rate for the 30-year ...

Falconer Electronics Recertified By SHARP

FALCONER — Falconer Electronics has been recertified into the Safety and Health Achievement Recognition Program, also known as SHARP, for maintaining a workplace safety and health program among the most-effective in the nation. The recertification involved a three-way effort between the ...

Open 4 Business

Eric Hagglund, or “Haggy,” was eagerly waiting to open his new bar and restaurant in September. Months later, after opening in November, business at 4 Below Haggy’s Bar and Grill has been “very busy.” “Overall, it’s been really good,” Hagglund said. An official ribbon ...

Brookside Chiropractic Welcomes New Doctor

Dr. Lynn Pownall and Dr. Tamsin Pope of Brookside Chiropractic Center, located in Brooklyn Square, welcome Dr. Zachary Kiendl to their team. Kiendl is a 2009 graduate of Jamestown High School and a 2013 graduate of the State University of New York at Fredonia. After earning his bachelor’s ...

SBDC Hosts WIN Program Thursday

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

Options Care Center Reopens

On Jan. 23, Options Care Center, a nonprofit pregnancy resource center, officially reopened its doors, celebrating with more than a hundred supporters from the community. After closing for a renovation, Options Care Center, located at 560 W. Third St., Jamestown, is now receiving clients, ...

US Employers Add 225K Jobs

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hiring jumped at the beginning of the year as U.S. employers added 225,000 jobs, bolstering an economy that faces threats from China’s viral outbreak, an ongoing trade war and struggles at Boeing. The Labor Department also said Friday that a half-million people streamed ...

How To Travel-Hack A College Tour

Amtrak’s “buy one, get one” spring sale got me started. My teenage daughter and I had used a similar two-for-one deal last year to take an overnight train trip from Los Angeles to Portland, Oregon. This year, she wanted to use her spring break to check out colleges in Chicago as well ...

No More Fares

DUNKIRK — After 24 years of service, A Cab taxi will officially be closing its doors Saturday, unless the company can be sold. In an email received from Jason Durward, owner of A Cab, the decision was made due to declining ridership, rising wages and other costs and ride shares, such as Uber ...

Tanglewood Recognizes Year-End Achievements

Tanglewood Group Owner and President Nick Ferreri presented year-end achievement awards to team members at the Annual Employee Recognition programs held at the company’s main campus in Jamestown and the Magnolia at Frewsburg. The Employee of the Year awards for 2019 were presented to ...