Business

ERA Team VP adds commercial real estate division, based in Jamestown

ERA Team VP Real Estate, the leading residential and vacation properties brokerage in the Southern Tier of Western New York and Northwest Pennsylvania, has announced the addition of a commercial real estate division to be based in downtown Jamestown. According to ERA Team VP Broker/Owner ...

The Resource Center presents employee awards

Beth Jermain and Karen Williamson have received The Resource Center's top employee honors for 2018. Jermain, The Resource Center's support option administrator, received the Joseph Trusso Jr. Employee of the Year Award for the positive difference she has made in the lives of people with ...

Centre Pointe to reclaim Fredonian identity and move into the 21st century

When students get back to the State University of New York at Fredonia campus this upcoming fall semester and work up an appetite after setting up their dorms and apartments, they’ll likely flock to the Williams Center for a bite. What they’ll find at the food court, though, will be a brand ...

ERA Team VP agents earn honors at awards ceremony

SALAMANCA — ERA Team VP Real Estate and Vacation Properties held its annual Year in Review Awards Ceremony on Feb. 7 at the Seneca Allegany Resort & Casino. Agents from all 10 different ERA Team VP locations were recognized in the 2018 Year in Review Awards Ceremony. Top agents from ...

Pet Pantry celebrates 10th anniversary

The Pet Pantry is celebrating its 10th Anniversary this month The Pet Pantry is a not-for-profit group that serves Chautauqua County. It provides free pet food for qualifying low income families. The group also helps them get their pets spayed and neutered. In February 2009, Pet Pantry ...

Art students complete project for local business

This past summer, two Bachelor of Fine Arts Painting students from the State University of New York at Fredonia were given the opportunity to leave their mark on a local company and employer. Dunkirk Specialty Steel (DSS) first reached out to Department of Visual Arts and New Media Chair ...

Fredonia State presents custodial safety awards

Awards were presented to members of the Custodial Services staff at the 18th Custodial Services Awards Recognition Luncheon held on Tuesday, Jan. 15, in the Williams Center at the State University of New York at Fredonia. More than 75 people, including high-level administrators, attended the ...

Heritage Ministries honors Burch as Employee of the Year for The Village

GERRY — Heritage Ministries recently honored their 2018 Employee of the Year for The Village in Gerry. Charlene Burch was presented with a special award for her achievement. Charlene currently works at The Village as a nurse facilitator. Nominated by her colleagues for the award, Charlene ...

Community Bank rated highly by Forbes

Forbes magazine recently ranked Community Bank N.A. third in the nation for financial performance in a study analyzing 10-key metrics related to growth, asset quality, capital adequacy and profitability for the nation’s 100 largest banks and thrifts. This is the eighth year running that ...

WMH Foundation announces successful 2018 annual campaign

WESTFIELD — Once again, generous donors have succeeded in taking the Westfield Memorial Hospital Foundation's goal over the top in its 40th anniversary year. The 2018 annual campaign raised an impressive $352,849 allowing the foundation to continue to fulfill its mission: As the major source ...

Resource Center membership includes discounts at businesses

The Resource Center is celebrating its 60th anniversary of improving the lives of people with disabilities, and area residents are invited to join the celebration by becoming members of TRC. The Resource Center is a membership organization, and membership is open to anyone 18 and older who ...

CCB welcomes Fite as new Dunkirk branch manager

Cattaraugus County Bank announces the addition of a NEW Officer to its management team. On Jan. 28, Thomas Fite joined CCB as Assistant Vice President, Dunkirk Branch Manager. Tom is responsible for building loan and deposit relationships, as well as business development in CCB's Dunkirk ...

Heritage Ministries awarded Eli Pick Facility Leadership Award

The American College of Health Care Administrators (ACHCA) has announced that Heritage Ministries has been awarded the Eli Pick Facility Leadership Award. All three Heritage Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation locations in Chautauqua County have been selected to receive the award- The Park, ...

Fredonia Community Chamber of Commerce holds annual meeting and awards banquet

The Fredonia Community Chamber of Commerce recognized a number of local businesses and individuals during its Annual Meeting and Awards Banquet, which was held Monday, Jan. 28 at Manning’s Fireside Manor. David Dengler, President of the Board of Directors, welcomed the members to the banquet ...

New Dunkirk Cattaraugus County Bank branch manager named

LITTLE VALLEY – Cattaraugus County Bank announces the addition of a new officer to its management team. On Jan. 28, Thomas “Tom” Fite joined CCB as assistant vice president, Dunkirk branch manager. Fite is responsible for building loan and deposit relationships, as well as business ...

Lake Shore Bancorp, Inc. announces 2018 and fourth quarter financial results

Lake Shore Bancorp, Inc., the holding company for Lake Shore Savings Bank, announced unaudited results for the three months and year ended December 31, 2018. 2018 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Highlights: Earnings per share, basic and diluted, increased $0.11, or 20.0%, for the year ended ...

Abbate director of industrial services, DIDI coordinator

Carly Abbate has assumed the dual role of Director of Industrial Services for the Manufacturers Association of the Southern Tier and Chautauqua County Coordinator for Dream It Do It Western New York. Ms. Abbate has a Bachelor’s Degree in business management from Gannon University and an ...

Free financial courses planned in Silver Creek

SILVER CREEK – The Community Education division of the Silver Creek Central School District is accepting registration for several free, finance-based course offerings as part of its Winter/Spring 2019 program. All classes are led by Brett Komm, a financial services representative from ...