BREAKING NEWS

BREAKING NEWS

Community Notebook

Designation of restricted highway

County Route 380, Stockton-Brocton Road in the town of Portland between Colt Road and Colt Road Ext. will be closed to traffic due to a cross pipe replacement effective Tuesday, April 25 between 7:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. A detour will not be posted.

County Route 380, Stockton-Brocton Road in the town of Portland between Colt Road Ext. and Burr Road will be closed to traffic due to a cross pipe replacement effective Wednesday, April 26 between 7:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. A detour will not be posted.

Memorial Day marchers sought

Planning has begun by the Dunkirk Joint Veterans Council for the Dunkirk Memorial Day parade, which will take place at 11 a.m. after services at Memorial Park. Those interested in marching or participating can send an e-mail to jdagostino@observertoday.com.

Dunkirk elementary schools to

hold registration

The Dunkirk City School District will continue to conduct kindergarten registrations for the 2017-18 school year at the Boorady Building, 90 E. Fourth St.

Children who are five years of age by Dec. 1, 2017 can register for kindergarten. Students may also be registered for half-day pre-kindergarten and must be four years of age by Dec. 1, 2017. Parents are strongly encouraged to register their children as soon as possible to ensure a positive start to the new school year.

Parents and guardians are reminded that all registrations are by appointment. Registration appointments should be made now by calling Mrs. Vazquez at 366-9300, ext. 2710.

Brocton Universal Pre-K and Kindergarten Registration

Brocton Elementary School is now issuing registration packets for students eligible for the universal Pre-k and kindergarten classes for the 2017-18 school year weekdays between the hours of 8 a.m. and 3 p.m. Along with the completed packets a copy of a birth certificate, documented immunization records, and proof of residency are required.

To be eligible for Pre-K children must turn 4 on or before Dec. 1, 2017. To be eligible for kindergarten, children must turn 5 on or before Dec. 1, 2017. If there are questions, call 792-2100.

Fredonia Mini Maker Faire

Join the organizers of the Fredonia Mini Maker Faire for an informative social gathering from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on Monday, April 24 in the Science Center auditorium on the campus of The State University of New York at Fredonia. There will be activities, discussion and planning for the Saturday, Oct. 21 event and the public is welcome.

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