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Civil War Remembrance To Be Held In Little Valley

LITTLE VALLEY — Descendants of members of the 154th New York Volunteer Infantry, a Civil War regiment raised in Cattaraugus and Chautauqua counties, will hold their 33rd annual reunion at 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 25, under a tent on the grounds of the Cattaraugus County Memorial and Historical ...

Deadline For United Arts Appeal Recognitions Is End Of August

The deadline is approaching for United Arts Appeal recognitions. Throughout the 2018-2019 performance season, 2018 fund drive contributors will be listed on the UAA’s website, in the printed programs of presentations by member organizations, and more. A single contribution of any amount ...

Thule Lodge Holds Summer Meeting

FALCONER — Members of the Thule Lodge No. 127 met at the end of July at the Falcons Nest in Falconer for their summer meeting. Thule Lodge is in its 111th year in the Jamestown area, and serves to preserve the Swedish heritage through events and activities. Chairman Tom Eckberg welcomed all ...

Adult Swimming Classes To Begin Sept. 10

The Winifred Crawford Dibert Boys and Girls Club of Jamestown is set to begin another year offering adult programming. The club will reopen for adults on Tuesday, Sept. 4. For the first week, open swim will be available Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. and Friday from 7 ...

AJ Texas Hots Celebrates 50 Years In City

Well hot dog! Cars pictured waiting to enter AJ Texas Hots at 824 Foote Ave. in Jamestown. The hot dog eatery celebrated its 50th anniversary Tuesday with discounted food and giveaways. To commemorate the anniversary, the Texas hot dogs were sold for 50 cents. Owner Sam Colera’s work in the ...

Reg Lenna Center To Screen ‘Hereditary’

The supernatural horror film Hereditary shows Wednesday, Aug. 22, at Reg Lenna Center for The Arts. When Ellen, the matriarch of the Graham family, passes away, her daughter’s family begins to unravel cryptic and increasingly terrifying secrets about their ancestry. The more they discover, ...

Vikings Honor Members With Milestones

The Jamestown Viking Ingjald Lodge honored members who have reached the 25-50 year membership milestone. Ingjald Chief, Doug Sanders welcomed honorees, guests and Grand Lodge members of the International Order of Vikings at a reception held at the Viking Lake Park. Chief Sanders complimented ...

Winifred Crawford Boys And Girls Club Announces Youth Of The Month

Winifred Crawford Dibert Boys & Girls Club of Jamestown officials recently announced the club’s July Youth of the Month. Youth are chosen based on attendance, participation and positive attitude. They are: Art Room: Erica Hinkley, fourth grade at Love Elementary School and the ...

Concussion Management Forum Held

On Thursday, July 12, the Western New York Public Health Alliance and the New York State Public Health Association collaborated to host the first Symposium in a series of Symposiums on brain health with the topic of Concussion Management. This free Symposium was held at Holiday Valley Resort in ...

Taft Adult Day Care Center Receives Wii System, Games

The Taft Center at Chautauqua Adult Day Services recently received a grant from the Chautauqua Region Community Foundation to purchase a Wii machine and games. The participants are now able to use technology to take part in games individually or in groups that encourage physical movement, ...

Sacred Heart Church To Present Concert By David Hass, Lori True

LAKEWOOD — The music ministry of Sacred Heart Church in Lakewood will present David Haas and Lori True as part of a workshop and retreat that begins at 9 a.m. Sept. 8. Haas and True will perform many of their spiritual compositions along with some new songs following the retreat and ...

Schumer Demands TSA Keep Security Procedures

A day after a report showing the Transportation and Security Administration is considering a proposal to allow thousands of passengers a day to board commercial flights across smaller and mid-sized American airports, without any TSA screening process in place, U.S. Senator Charles Schumer, ...

Two Family Reunions To Be Held

STOCKTON — The 144th reunion of the Blodgett family and the 131st reunion of the Pierce/Landas family of Chautauqua County will both be held Saturday at the Chautauqua County Fireman’s Picnic Grounds in Stockton. The Blodgett family will also be celebrating 383 years since the family ...

4-H Participates In Mounted Games At County Fair

DUNKIRK — Chautauqua County 4-H Youth Development Program’s 4-H Horse Project participated in an English and Western Dressage, Mounted Games and a Parade Team Show on July 20, at the Chautauqua County Fair. The Dressage participants were judged by Clair Coffin. In the English Dressage ...

DMV Program Targets Fake IDs

The state Department of Motor Vehicles has launched a pilot program using technology to crack down on underage drinking and the use of fake IDs. Developed by New York-based company Intellicheck Inc., the technology, which is only available to law enforcement, enables investigators to scan a ...

Frewsburg Resident Donates Hair For Cause

Elayna Pitts from Frewsburg recently donated nine inches of her hair to Pantene Beautiful Lengths, a program that makes wigs for youth and adults with cancer. Elayna is pictured with stylist Amber Feldt from the Panache Salon, who performed the haircut. Submitted photo

Legal Records

WARRANTS APRIL 23, 2018 NYS Dept. of Labor vs. Foote Ave. Construction LLC dba Noeplace Store, $3,560.31. NYS Dept. of Taxation and Finance vs. Nelson Torres Jr., $4,350. NYS Dept. of Taxation and Finance vs. Neil Timmerman, $7,709.18. NYS Dept. of Taxation and Finance vs. Gifford B. ...

Dog Of The Week

The Northern Chautauqua Canine Rescue Dog of the Week is Rambler, a happy-go-lucky dog who seems to like all the other dogs he meets and has a tail that never stops wagging. He is a neutered male who is guessed to be 2-3 years old and is a mix of something mid-sized. He would be perfect in most ...

The Fact Remains, Western New York Needs Power Generation

Despite the NRG decision to pull out of the repowering plan for the Dunkirk facility, there remains a need for power generation in Western New York. There are several issues being faced by residents and businesses as a result of Dunkirk facility being offline. There is a lack of base load power ...

Fair Rabbit Show Winners Announced

DUNKIRK — Alyssa Graziano won Best of Show honors while her sister Mackenzy Graziano won reserve Best of Show at the recent 4-H Rabbit Project at the Chautauqua County Fair. The show was judged by Cassandra Skal, a former 4-H’er from Chautauqua County. First Year Junior Showman was ...