Community Notebook

Dash for Cash tickets available

The Boys & Girls Club of Northern Chautauqua County’s holiday Dash for Cash is under way. A limited number of tickets will be sold with the top prize being $2,500. In addition, there will be two $500 winners, two $250 winners and one bonus prize to someone in attendance at the drawing at the Clarion Hotel at 6 p.m. Dec. 14.

To purchase a $50 ticket, please call Margie Dye at 785-1053.

Garden Club wreath sale underway

The Chadwick Bay Garden Club met recently to finalize plans for their annual fresh wreath sale.

Over the years these 24-inch nobel fir wreaths have decorated the doors of many local homes and businesses. The club also will be donating wreaths for Dunkirk City Hall and Fredonia Village Hall.

The proceeds have been used to purchase trees, evergreens and flowers for the Village of Fredonia and now the Dunkirk Lighthouse.

Wreaths are available through any club member or by calling 679-1972.

Portland Fire District meetings

The Board of Commissioners of the Portland Fire District announce that the regular scheduled meeting date of Dec. 11 has been moved to Monday, Dec. 18 at 7:30 p.m.

In addition and at the request of the Brocton/Portland Shared Services Committee the board will meet with them and officials of the town of Portland and village of Brocton,

Brocton and Portland Fire and EMS officers will meet on Tuesday, Dec. 11 at 7 p.m. at the Brocton Legion Post 434, Main Street, Brocton for the purpose of opening discussions on current response problems in the District. As with all meeting of the board, these meetings are open and the public is welcome to attend.