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Woloszyn 4 generations

Four generations of the Woloszyns

Submitted Photo Four generations of the Woloszyn family recently got together in Taylor, South Carolina when Delphine Woloszyn was on vacation. Pictured in the back row from left are: Thomas Woloszyn and Delphine Woloszyn (Tom’s mom). Front row from left: Stephen Woloszyn and his son Alex; ...

September-SOM No. 7

Dunkirk School Seven Students of the Month

Submitted Photo Student of the Month certificates were awarded to the following School Seven students for September: front row from left: Tiana Hough, Icesys Brooks, Charles Sutherland, Kayden Pinkoski and Julian Aponte. Middle row: Keenan Cruz, Aries Cheverez, Victoria Leverenz, Evan ...

BES SOM 10-2017

Brocton Elementary School Students of the Month

Submitted Photo On Sept. 27, Brocton Elementary School celebrated its character education assembly. Sixteen students were chosen as Students of the Month representing grades Kindergarten through 5. These students demonstrated the character trait of Responsibility on a daily basis. The ...

September DMS SOMs

Dunkirk Middle School Students of the Month

Submitted Photo The following students were chosen as Dunkirk Middle School Students of the Month for September. Front: Ella Purol, Megan Lancaster, Ian Schulenberg, Robert Kozlowski, Edgar Jael Soto, Megan Soto and Kira Kuhlman. Back: Principal Rebecca Farwell, Evan Morales, Justin Waller ...

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Top photo: Skyline by Derek Kin is on display at RydersCup. Above: Iris by Joann Wilson is on display at the Albright-Knox Art Gallery.

Artists with disabilities featured in two current exhibits

LAKEWOOD — Works made by artists with intellectual and developmental disabilities in The Resource Center’s Creations Art Program are on display this month at two exhibits. RydersCup Coffee, located at 28 Chautauqua Ave. in Lakewood, is exhibiting a number of paintings made by Creations ...

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CHRIC employees pictured from left to right are: Staci Bemis, Mayra Alvarado, Cindy Rockey, Rob Runge, Gavin Emery, Debora Grien, Phil Dunn, Roberta Peckham, Eileen Powers, Christine Olrogg and Josh Freifeld, CHRIC executive director.

CHRIC receives award from Chautauqua Community Foundation

Chautauqua Home Rehabilitation and Improvement Corporation has been awarded a grant from the Chautauqua Region Community Foundation — Axel W. Carlson Fund for Field of Interest, in order to purchase a sign to be used at outreach events to commemorate their broad scope of services in the ...

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Pictured are Heather C. Brown, Toys for Tots drive organizer; Marine Staff Sgt. Christopher Bruns; Evelyn Wright-Kegelmyer, Toys for Tots Volunteer of the Year; and Toys for Tots drive organizers Patrick Smeraldo and Terri Johnson.

Toys for Tots annual awards presented

JAMESTOWN — Mike Roberts and Evelyn Wright-Kegelmyer recently were honored for their efforts on behalf of the local U.S. Marine Corps Reserve’s Toys for Tots drive. Roberts, the owner of Allied Alarm Systems in Falconer, received the Supporter of the Year Award. This marks the third ...

McKenna

Local nurse practitioner honored at dinner

Submitted Photo Mary McKenna, nurse practitioner, (retired) was honored by active and retired local nurse practitioners at a dinner at Fresco’s Restaurant on Sept. 21 for her leadership and unwavering dedication to the Nurse Practitioner Association of the Southern Tier. She has served the ...

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The Lake Shore Freshman Academy kicked off the new school year with a team building event to help students get acclimated to high school life.

Lake Shore Freshman Academy kicks off year right

ANGOLA — The Lake Shore Freshman Academy welcomed and embraced 185 new freshmen this September using team building to help them become acclimated to high school life. It’s a great way for freshmen to understand that they are part of one team — the class of 2021. On this team, everyone ...

Sch 3 SOM Sept

Dunkirk School 3 Students of the Month

Submitted Photo The following students have been selected by their teachers as Students of the Month for September at School 3 in Dunkirk for showing good character by being responsible, as responsibility was the character trait of the month at School 3. First row from left: Yamixelis ...

Jessica Link

Brocton Central School Students of the month

The Brocton Teachers Association has selected the High School and Middle School Students of the Month for October. Jessica Link was selected by the Brocton High School faculty and staff as Student of the Month. She is a senior at Brocton High School and resides in Brocton with her parents ...

Just between us

... The State University of New York at Fredonia recently announced scholarship recipients for the 2017-18 academic year. Scholarships are made possible by private donors and foundations, most of whom made gifts to the Fredonia College Foundation. Among the new scholarship recipients are the ...

Dorothy Mangano celebrated her 97th birthday with her daughters on Thursday at St. Columban’s on the Lake in Silver Creek. Pictured from left are: Linda Mendola of North Carolina, Jill Conley of Lakewood, Dorothy Mangano, Roberta Belote of Florida and Suzanne Burst of Rochester.

Dorothy Mangano celebrates 97th birthday

Dorothy Mangano celebrated her 97th birthday with her daughters on Thursday at St. Columban’s on the Lake in Silver Creek. Pictured from left are: Linda Mendola of North Carolina, Jill Conley of Lakewood, Dorothy Mangano, Roberta Belote of Florida and Suzanne Burst of Rochester.

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Bottom  row: Carmella Kuehn, great-great-great aunt to Raelyn Korzeniewski, great-great-great grand niece; middle row: Karly Schwertfager, mother of Raelyn; top row: (left) Joanne Haase: great-grandmother of Raelyn, grandmother of Karly, mother of Kathleen and (right) Kathleen Schwertfager, Karly's mother, grandmother of Raelyn.

Kuehn-Haase generations

Submitted Photo Bottom row: Carmella Kuehn, great-great-great aunt to Raelyn Korzeniewski, great-great-great grand niece; middle row: Karly Schwertfager, mother of Raelyn; top row: (left) Joanne Haase: great-grandmother of Raelyn, grandmother of Karly, mother of Kathleen and (right) Kathleen ...

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Dazzlers Dance Team is pictured. First Row: Lacey Genovese, Alex Halstrom, Gigi Ferro, Mya Carmona, Alaina Incitto. Second Row: Ashley Foringer, Ella Duliba, Kassidy Incitto, Jaryaniz Vazquez, Mackenna Incitto, Lilly Snyder. Third Row: Taylor Thompson, Kaitlin Hayes, Abby Roth, Kara Vecchio, Denali Lockett.

Collage has three teams qualify for nationals

The Collage Performing Arts Center is proud to announce the recent accomplishments of its three competitive dance teams. The New York Majestic Senior competitive dance team, The Dazzlers and Junior Dazzler’s dance teams have qualified for the 2018 National Dance Team Championships. The dance ...

Fredonia faculty, staff receive SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Excellence

Five faculty and staff members whose collective service at the State University of New York at Fredonia extends to virtually all parts of the campus have received the State University of New York Chancellor’s Award for Excellence, a SUNY-wide honor that celebrates consistently superior ...

Ella Ames

Ella Ames named NYSAEYC 2017 Champions for Children Member of the Year

Ella Ames is the NYSAEYC Member of the Year. This award is given to an individual who has dedicated time, energy, and support to her local AEYC chapter, local projects, and NYSAEYC in addition to actively promoting best practices for children and families in the local community. Ames has ...

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Seated: Lucy Giambra Hurley, Rebecca Dikeman Lauto’o, Peggy Marshall Scott, Stacy Fisk Stalter, Tami Shoemaker Foti, Valerie Johnson Lindholm, Kim Kawski Ryan. Second row: Carrie Barnes (Wayde’s Daughter), Dave Bertrando, Dave Rhodes, Paula Palillo, Ann Carr Bartkowiak, Barb Heeder Musso, Linda La Voice Shields, Nathan Wright, John Snyder, Judy Gregory Haskin, Tammy Panek Winder, Patty Kawski Porteus. Back row: Wayde Barnes, Merle Simpson, Jeff Cranston, Marci Peting Miles, Joe Austin, Dale Ransom, Ken Crooks, Natalie Johnson Bellando, John Farver, Kathy Abram Veith, Ed King. Pictured on the mantle are deceased classmates Clarence Town and Jefferson Barnes.

Brocton Central School Class of 1977 holds reunion

BROCTON — The Brocton Central School Class of 1977 held its 40th Class Reunion on Friday, July 7 at the beautiful College Lodge on Route 380 in Brocton. The tables had white linen tablecloths and forest green napkins and were decorated with green and white balloon bouquets and peperomia ...