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...Irene Bautista of Westfield was among 1,534 SUNY Oneonta students who earned Dean’s List honors for the fall 2017 semester. To qualify for the Dean’s List, a student must earn a grade-point average of 3.5 or higher while carrying a course load of 12 hours or more...

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School Three December Students of the Month

Submitted Photo The following Dunkirk School Three students were selected by their teachers as December Students of the Month. These students showed academic achievement along with Caring and Compassion for others in their school. Row one: Anthony Lamoreaux, Asriell Rodriguez, Alondra ...

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Brocton Elementary Students of the Month

Submitted Photo On Wednesday, Dec. 20, Brocton Elementary School celebrated its character education assembly. The students were chosen as Students of the Month representing grades K-5. These students demonstrated the character trait of Kindness/Caring on a daily basis. The following students ...

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WACS January Students of the Month

Submitted Photo Westfield Academy and Central School has announced its Students of the Month for January. From left are: Senior of the Month Jasmine Kiswani, Junior of the Month Marilynn Amborski, Sophomore of the Month Eliora Brown and freshman of the Month Jamie Black. Westfield students ...

Dean’s List honors announced for Alfred State

ALFRED — Dr. Kristin Poppo, provost at Alfred State, has announced the dean’s list of academically impressive students for fall 2017. To be listed, students must have completed at least 12 credit hours for the semester and earned a 3.5 grade point average (GPA) out of a possible 4.0. For ...

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School Seven December Students of the Month

Submitted Photo Student of the Month certificates were awarded to the following School Seven students for December: First row: Ondreyin Robinson, Chloe Sutton, Morgan Kuras, Erick Burgos Rivera, Liberty Ross. Second row: Kameron Keppel, Joel Gonzalez, Mia Creache, Nathen Morales, Jeymiliz ...

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Freshman Academy Stunning Students

Submitted Photo The Lake Shore Freshman Academy is proud to announce its Stunning Students for the month of December. These students were selected by their Academy teachers for displaying the six “Cs” of the Academy: compassion, character, consistency, cooperation, critical thinking, and ...

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Junior Mary Reagle, freshman Cindy Schwab and sophomore Blake Waller were honored recently as Knights of the Month for November 2017 at Silver Creek High School along with senior Stephen Romanik (below).

Silver Creek lauds November Knights of the Month at the high school

SILVER CREEK — Four students from Silver Creek High School were named Knights of the Month for November 2017 for practicing and promoting social intelligence. Social intelligence is having a desire to learn about different people and cultures, caring about others, and wanting the best for all ...

SUNY Fredonia names December 2017 graduation candidates

Fredonia President Virginia S. Horvath announced the following students who are December 2017 candidates for degrees. The students, their hometowns and degrees are as follows: Cattaraugus County Allegany: Dominic J. Saglimben, Bachelor of Science, Computer Information Systems; Great ...

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Educational Spotlight

Submitted Photo When driving by Wheelock Early Education Building on the corner of West Main Street and Chestnut Avenue in Fredonia, don’t be surprised to see a group of children examining deer tracks, waving flags as they parade around the building, or watching different birds as they ...

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Silver Creek recognizes fall/winter Citizenship Award winners

Submitted Photo Several students and one district employee from Silver Creek Elementary School were recognized by the Board of Education at its meeting Dec. 19, for demonstrating good citizenship during fall/winter 2017. The honorees are pictured, left to right: Teacher's aide Andrew ...

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Chautauqua Lake National Honor Society helps make holidays brighter

Submitted Photo Members of the Chautauqua Lake Central School National Honor Society made the holidays brighter for 50 children in 19 families in the Chautauqua Lake and Ripley School Districts. Through the organization's annual food drive and Community Christmas Project, they collected ...

Pictured are the participants in the recent Powderpuff Pinewood Derby Race held by five different Hanover-area Girl Scout troops.

Girl Scouts hold first-ever Hanover area Powderpuff Pinewood Derby

SILVER CREEK — On Sunday Nov. 19, 49 Girl Scouts from five different Troops, ranging in age from 5 to 12, competed in the first-ever Hanover area Powderpuff Pinewood Derby Race at Mount Carmel Church Hall in Silver Creek. The race, originally made popular by Cub Scouts, features cars made ...

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Community Service Award

Submitted Photo The Chautauqua Lake Central School Manufacturers Club was the recipient of the Community Service Award presented by the Mayville/Chautauqua Community Chamber of Commerce at their annual banquet and meeting held at Andriaccio's Restaurant in Mayville on Nov. 16. They were ...

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Coins for Cans drive helps feed the hungry

Submitted Photo The Silver Creek Middle School Student Council collected $240 for the Silver Creek Food Pantry via a “Coins for Cans” drive. The proceeds were delivered to Colleen McKenna from the Silver Creek Food Pantry on Monday, Dec. 18. The Food Pantry is able to purchase food at 14 ...

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Lake Shore Senior High Area All State Musicians

Submitted Photo The Lake Shore High School Music Department would like to congratulate, from left: Mitchell McGarrity (alto saxophone - Band), Emily Leitten (flute alternate - Band), Eliza Vail (soprano - Mixed Chorus), and Gavin Ingrao (cello - String Orchestra), for their acceptance into ...

Submitted  Photo: Tess Kerzner, right, presents the certificate of appreciation to Marie Carrubba.

Marie Carrubba honored by state advocacy group

Marie Carrubba, a longtime member of The Resource Center’s board of directors, has been honored for her volunteer efforts on behalf of people with intellectual disabilities. Carrubba recently received a certificate of appreciation from The Arc New York’s Guardianship Program. The group ...

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Fredonia High School inducts new Honor Society members

Submitted Photo On Wednesday, Nov. 8, Fredonia High School inducted 31 new members to its National Honor Society. Members must have an average of at least 92 percent and demonstrate good leadership, community service, and character. Advisers Lisa Richner and Gina Gautieri are extremely proud ...

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Dunkirk School 7 Students of the Month

Submitted Photo Student of the Month certificates were awarded to the following School Seven students for November. Pictured in the front row from left are: Luke Dobek, Aries Cheverez, Daniel Waite, Zachary Snader (BOE), Donavan Correa, Kameron Keppel, Darielys Burgos-Rivera, Tiana Hough and ...

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Forestville Elementary Students of the Month

Submitted Photo Students of the Month for December from Forestville Elementary School as selected by their classroom teachers have been named. They are positive role models for their peers in the classroom, follow school rules, are polite and friendly, and are hard workers that never give up ...