Business

Five Fredonia Place employees recognized for perfect attendance

Fredonia Place is pleased to announce that five of its staff members achieved perfect attendance from November 2012 to November 2013.Management at the region's premier senior living community challenged all hourly employees to work a full year with perfect attendance.Fredonia Place ...

ERA Team to host local dropoff for Chautauqua County Rural Ministry

Always ready to lend a hand to help a good cause, ERA Team VP Real Estate will be opening its doors during this holiday season, to accept donations of pantry items for the Chautauqua County Rural Ministry.CCRM opened an emergency food pantry in 1979 to meet the unmet food needs of those in our ...

Christmas spirit is alive and well at CCB

LITTLE VALLEY - As the Christmas holiday draws near, we can't help but think of several things. We think of staying warm. We think about gathering together with our families and/or friends. We think of the abundance of food we are privy to. Some think about the smiles of loved ones as they open ...

Liberty Vineyards to hold holiday wine & food pairing event

SHERIDAN - Liberty Vineyards & Winery, of Sheridan, in conjunction with 3C's Catering of Kennedy, is planning a Holiday Wine & Food Pairing Event for Dec. 7 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m."The event will consist of five wine and food pairing stations, so guests can mingle and taste at ...

NCCF accepting applications for Environmental Grants Program

The Northern Chau-tauqua Community Founda-tion has announced the deadline for its Environ-mental Fund Program. The deadline for applications is Jan. 10.The Environmental Fund, which gave its first awards in 1999, annually awards grants to fund a broad range of environmentally related ...

‘Bring a Client to Work’ conference today

JAMESTOWN - Mary Ann Aiello, Esq., who was recently elected to a four-year term as trustee for American Family Law Inns in the New York region, will join Supreme Court Justice Deborah Chimes today in co-chairing the "Bring a Client to Work" conference for attorneys, sponsored by the local ...

Erie County Workforce Development Summit focuses on hospitality sector

BUFFALO - Focusing on tourism and hospitality as priority economic sectors in the region, the Erie County Workforce Devel-opment Summit series continued recently with an event that drew dozens of representatives from hotels, restaurants and attractions to a morning conference at the Buffalo ...

Reynolds Rags to Riches celebrates a grand opening in Dunkirk

Reynolds Rags to Riches owners Joseph and Jana Reynolds invite you to visit their unique thrift store at 226 Lake Shore Dr. E. in the city of Dunkirk.The store features many second-hand items and makes shopping affordable and exciting.The store is open daily from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily.Several ...

Company expansion in Mason Industrial Park

ELLICOTT - Gren Ventures LLC, is engaged in a new expansion project on Mason Drive in the Mason Industrial Park in the Town of Ellicott. The new construction consists of a 22,875 square foot building, which will serve as their new recycling and warehousing center. The construction project ...

Shults Resale Center salutes the heroes in its community

The Shults Auto Group launched its Heroes program earlier this year in an effort to strengthen its commitment to the communities where it has dealerships. Donation objectives were established at all dealerships, which would retain a portion of each vehicle sale to support the various local ...

Shults of Westfield salutes the heroes in its community

WESTFIELD - The Shults Auto Group launched its "Heroes" program earlier this year in an effort to strengthen its commitment to the communities in which it has dealerships, with donation objectives to retain a portion of each vehicle sold to support their local charities and organizations.During ...

Erin Riley fills new position at Cassadaga Job Corps Academy

CASSADAGA - A new position has been created at the Cassadaga Job Corps Academy, and an experienced, skilled staff member has been promoted to be the academy's first evening program specialist.Erin Riley of Fredonia,was promoted to the position just recently and will fully assume her new duties ...

Brooks receives gold seal of accreditation in mammography

Brooks Memorial Hospital has been awarded a three-year term of reaccreditation in mammography as the result of a recent review by the American College of Radiology. Mammography is a specific type of imaging test that uses a low-dose X-ray system to examine breasts. A mammography exam, called a ...

Heritage Park Rehab & Skilled Nursing names Wellness Worker of the Quarter

JAMESTOWN - Recently, Heritage Park Rehab & Skilled Nursing named Alicia DePonceau as the Wellness Worker for the fourth quarter of 2013. Heritage Park established the Wellness Worker of the Quarter program to help promote healthy lifestyle changes for employees at its Rehabilitation ...

Paula Komarek earns Enrolled Agent Certification

Paula J. Komarek, of Panama, a senior tax accountant with Buffamante Whipple Buttafaro, P.C., recently earned her Enrolled Agent Certification. An enrolled agent is a person who has earned the privilege of representing taxpayers before the Internal Revenue Service.Enrolled agent status is the ...

DHS student wins Kindle

Andrew Saye of Dunkirk High School (center) was selected as the winner of a Kindle Fire through his participation in College and Career Night at Jamestown Community College's Jamestown Campus. Saye's name was drawn from entries completed by students who engaged in dialogue with college and ...

JCC Senate elected

Elections were held recently for student leaders on Jamestown Community College's Jamestown Campus and North County Center. Serving as executive officers of Student Senate for the 2013-14 academic year are, in front, Katie Saff of Falconer, vice president; Stephanie McNeils of Erie, Pa., ...

Top five mistakes to avoid in donating to Typhoon Haiyan Relief

BUFFALO - As the public's attention and hearts are focused on the devastation caused by Typhoon Haiyan, BBB Wise Giving Alliance advises donors to take steps to avoid being taken by questionable solicitors or wasting their money on poorly managed relief efforts. The typhoon that hit the ...

Box Monkey Pack & Ship continues to grow

Box Monkey Pack & Ship, and it's Founder and President Roger Britz Jr., is at it yet again. With more and more customers traveling from all parts of the county to use Box Monkey's services, a satellite location will now be situated closer to those living in the southern and western ...