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Fredonia Place continues as Opera House series sponsor

The 1891 Fredonia Opera House has announced Fredonia Place is sponsoring the Opera House Art & Architecture On Screen Series for a second year. “We are very excited that Fredonia Pace has agreed to sponsor our Art & Architecture On Screen series again this year,” Opera House ...

JCC announces agreement with University of Pittsburgh at Bradford

Jamestown Community College has established a transfer agreement for students interested in the international affairs bachelor’s degree program at the University of Pittsburgh at Bradford. The agreement guarantees acceptance of JCC students who successfully complete up to 75 transferable ...

Maple Weekend 2017: The sweet tradition continues

In Western New York and throughout the state, there are more tappable maple trees than in any other state in the America according to the U.S. Forest Service Forest Inventory and Analysis data. That means hundreds of thousands of gallons of maple syrup will be made this season. With all those ...

Kaleida Health developing partnership with Upper Allegheny Health System

BUFFALO — The New York State Public Health and Health Planning Council has approved the active parent model for Upper Allegheny Health System and Kaleida Health. Under terms of the proposal, Kaleida Health will become the parent organization of UAHS. UAHS and its member hospitals, Bradford ...

Residents urged to use caution during high wind warning

MAYVILLE — With a high wind warning issued by the National Weather Service in Buffalo for Chautauqua County today, the County Office of Emergency Services and County Executive Vince Horrigan are reminding residents to use caution and be prepared. The high wind warning is in effect from 9 ...

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Betsy T. Wright, president, UPMC Chautauqua WCA; and Jim Yezzi, station manager, Media One Group, congratulate Jim Mee, owner of Gametime Sports Bar and Grill, and two of his chefs for winning the Best Soup Award for SOUPer Bowl Sunday VI 2017.

Game Time Sports Bar and Grill wins title for best soup at SOUPer Bowl VI

LAKEWOOD — SOUPer Bowl Sunday VI, which took place on Jan. 29 at the Lakewood Rod & Gun Club was a great success. Thanks to another record-setting attendance, sponsors and organizers UPMC Chautauqua WCA, WCA Foundation, Media One Group, Maplevale Farms, and the Lakewood Rod & ...

Janell Sluga, Geriatric Care Manager and Director of Senior Life Matters at Lutheran

Edgewood Communities to host March Medicare Madness

JAMESTOWN — Lutheran’s award-winning Best of Times Seminars, sponsored by Edgewood Communities, will feature a three-part information series next month called March Medicare Madness. Each part will focus on different aspects of the Medicare program and they will be presented by Janell ...

Betsy Thayer

The Resource Center hires new controller for agency

The Resource Center has announced the hiring of Betsy Thayer as the agency’s controller. Thayer, a Jamestown native, is looking forward to her role with The Resource Center, which is one of the largest not-for-profit organizations in Western New York. She admires TRC’s position as an ...

JCC named Tree Campus USA for 8th consecutive year

JAMESTOWN — The Arbor Day Foundation has designated Jamestown Community College as a Tree Campus USA for the eighth consecutive year. Tree Campus USA is a national program created in 2008 by the National Arbor Day Foundation to honor colleges and universities for effective campus forest ...

Jodie A. Papa

Jodie Papa named 4th vice president of national association

Jodie A. Papa, manager and licensed adjuster for the National Fire Adjustment Co. Inc., has been named fourth vice president of the National Association of Public Insurance Adjusters (NAPIA). Papa is the officer in charge of Membership and Education for NAPIA. The National Fire Adjustment ...

Report: Road de-icers cause $3 billion annually in vehicle rust damage

As the end of winter approaches, millions of Americans will face pricey vehicle repairs for rust damage caused by chemicals used to de-ice roadways. According to a new AAA survey, U.S. drivers paid an estimated $15.4 billion in rust repairs caused by de-icing methods over the last five ...

Universal Stainless announces low alloy VAR bar base price increase

Universal Stainless & Alloy Products, Inc. has announced a base price increase of 5 percent on all low alloy VAR quality bar products manufactured at its Bridgeville, Dunkirk and North Jackson facilities. The increase will be effective for all new orders entered Feb. 27 forward. Current ...

Five local employers increase support for breastfeeding mothers

Five local employers have taken steps to make their worksites friendlier for breastfeeding mothers returning to work. Brooks Memorial Hospital, Cornell Cooperative Extension of Chautauqua County, Cummins Engine, TLC Health Network (at Lake Shore Hospital), and Venture Forthe each received a ...

LEAD New York program accepting applications for newest cohort

The Empire State Food and Agricultural Leadership Institute, also known as “LEAD New York”, is now accepting applications for its newest cohort, class 17. Invitations have been sent out to an extensive prospect list, and LEAD is inviting anyone interested in the program to apply. To ...

Lakeland Equipment and Z&M Ag and Turf announce merger

Lakeland Equipment and Z&M Ag and Turf, Western New York’s two John Deere dealers, announced Feb. 1 a new partnership with Argonne Capital Group. The two dealer groups will merge their assets into a new company called LandPro Equipment, LLC that is backed by Argonne and existing ...

Project reporting session to be held today at Cornell Lake Erie Research lab

PORTLAND — A project reporting session is scheduled for today at the Cornell Lake Erie Research and Extension Laboratory located at 6592 W. Main Road, Portland. This location will serve as the main location with a satellite location at the Geneva NYSAES station. The meeting will begin at ...