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Harmony Seniors Enjoy Thanksgiving Dinner

Forty-eight members and guests of the Harmony Senior Citizens enjoyed a Thanksgiving dinner prepared by members of the group on Nov. 1 in the North Harmony Senior Center in Stow. Ellen Coffaro thanked the members who prepared the dinner. Beverly Smith, president, welcomed everyone and Lois ...

Falconer Students Participate In Great American Smokeout

FALCONER — Students from Falconer Central School’s Reality Check program recently marked the Great American Smokeout by using cups. Specifically, the students placed the cups the school’s fence to promote a single message: “Smoking/Vaping Nicotine Is Addictive.” The messaging ...

Shults Is Transportation Sponsor Of Holiday Parade

Shults Auto Group has been announced as the official transportation of Santa Claus at the Candy Land Christmas Parade and Holiday Celebration scheduled for Friday, Nov. 30, in Jamestown. Shults will provide transportation for Santa Claus through the holiday parade to City Hall. “We are ...

State Legal Group Pushes For Increased Access To Voting

In testimony submitted today to the state Assembly, Michael Miller, New York State Bar Association president, presented the state bar’s views on access to the electoral system for New York’s voters. Modernizing voting in order to increase voter participation is a legislative priority of the ...

A Job Well Done

Washington Middle School recently named its students of the month. They are: ¯ Javiana Matos Vellon is in fifth grade and is the daughter of Ana Matas Benitez and Javier Matos Montanes. She likes to participate in the La Promesa program in her spare time. Her favorite subjects in school ...

Now’s The Time To Donate

Coming off of a record year in terms of the number of children supported through the toy drive, organizers of the local Marine Toys for Tots campaign are counting on the community’s generosity to make this year’s effort a success. For the 18th straight year, The Resource Center is ...

AGs Protest Changes To Banking Regulation

NEW YORK — Barbara D. Underwood, New York attorney general, is part of a coalition of 14 attorneys general to file a comment letter urging the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency to maintain rules requiring banks to take steps to serve low- and moderate-income communities and protect ...

Zontian Of The Year

Jean Schrader has been awarded the title Zontian of the Year. “Any one of the current local members of the international organization could have been chosen, but the outstanding accomplishments of Mrs. Schrader made her selection by the committee as Zontian of the Year an easy one,” ...

Lutheran Costume Parade Held

Dozens of children and grandchildren of the staff and residents at the Lutheran Home and Hultquist Place Assisted Living Program visited the campus recently for the annual costume parade. The candy given out is donated by the staff and resident families. This year a record donation, more than ...

Relief Zone To Host Christmas Memorial Tree Lighting Ceremony Nov. 29

FREWSBURG — The Relief Zone Youth Center will host its annual Christmas Tree Memorial Event on Thursday, Nov. 29, at 6 p.m. to honor the community’s loved ones. Patrons can sponsor a large lit Christmas tree for $50 in memory or honor of a loved one or a small tree for $25. Christmas ...

Legal Records

JUDGMENTS JULY 3, 2018 Discover Bank vs. Nicole Kolassa, $2,998.51. Midland Funding LLC vs. Johnny Plucinski, $4,034.66. Charlene A. Bimber vs. Angel D. Eckerdt, $256.88. JUDGMENTS JULY 5, 2018 Corrine C. Rivera vs. Jason T. Mickens, $2,049.18. JUDGMENTS JULY 10, 2018 Bishop ...

Frewsburg Central Releases Honor/Merit Rolls

FREWSBURG — Frewsburg Central School officials recently released the school’s honor and merit rolls for the first quarter of the 2018-19 school year. They are: HONOR ROLL Seventh Grade: Haleigh Albright, Aleah Bjork, Greta Bollman, Garrett Brink, Zayne Cline, Gracie Conlan, Brendan ...

State Issues Tips To Avoid Gift Card Scams

NEW YORK — As the holiday season begins, New York state is taking part in an ongoing initiative to protect consumers from gift card fraud. Prompted by an increase in reports of scam artists demanding payment from consumers in the form of gift cards, the state Attorney General’s office ...

Reg Lenna Center To Screen ‘A Star Is Born’ And ‘First Man’

“A Star Is Born” and “First Man” to screen at the Reg Lenna Center for The Arts. The Lady Gaga-starring music drama “A Star Is Born” will show Saturday at 8 p.m. at the Reg Lenna Center for The Arts. Ryan Gosling stars as astronaut Neil Armstrong in “First Man” showing ...

State Issues Tips To Help Shop Safely Online

The state Division of Consumer Protection is reminding New Yorkers to be informed consumers when purchasing gifts this holiday season, including upcoming Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales. In 2017, there were 22,023 identity theft complaints reported by consumers in New York state during ...

Girl Scouts Name New Western New York CEO

Earlier this fall Judith Cranston, Girl Scouts of Western New York CEO, shared with the Girl Scouts of Western New York board her intention to retire in 2019. “It has been an honor to work for this organization,” Cranston said. “The entire board has supported me throughout my tenure as ...

Landmark Restaurant Hosts Luncheon For Students

The Landmark Restaurant was the site of a business luncheon Oct. 24 sponsored by the eighth-grade students, teachers and administrators at Falconer Middle School. The luncheon provided the opportunity for the students and staff to thank the many volunteers and funders who make Junior ...

Blind Association Accepts Donation

Lisa Goodell, Chautauqua Blind Association executive director, center, is pictured with Mike Roberts, Scott Farrell, Kelly Farrell-DuBois, Mike Kaye and Rich Farrell after receiving a $5,000 check from the Frank A Farrell Memorial Moon Brook Charity Classic.

Addiction Speaker To Present Nov. 27

Author Judd Hamilton will present at the James Prendergast Library on Tuesday, Nov. 27, at 6:30 p.m. Hamilton will discuss his book, “Thank God for my Addiction.” Written over the course of a year spent in rehab, Hamilton’s book discusses the complexities of addiction. Rick Miller, ...

Roger Tory Peterson Institute To Host Open House Dec. 1

The Roger Tory Peterson Institute will hold its annual holiday open house on Saturday, Dec. 1, from 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. There will be free admission into the institute’s galleries, light refreshments and a chance to win a gift bag filled with unique items from the RTPI museum store. ...