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Announcement expected regarding county executive race SILVER CREEK — Today, April 19, at 2 p.m. Chautauqua County Legislator George Borrello will be making a significant announcement concerning the November 2017 election for Chautauqua County Executive. Legislator Borrello (R-Hanover) ...

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Fredonia-Dunkirk Chamber of Commerce meeting set for Tuesday The Fredonia-Dunkirk Chamber of Commerce will meet Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. at Fredonia Place, 50 Howard St., at 6:30 p.m. inside the Wintergarden Theatre. Ripley Board of Education to meet A special meeting of the Ripley Central ...

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Silver Creek offices closed today The offices of the village of Silver Creek will be closed today in observance of Good Friday. Pomfret offices closed today The Pomfret Town Hall and Court will be closed today. Chautauqua Lecture Series to appear on Access Channel 5 Access Channel 5 ...

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Pomfret offices closed Friday The Pomfret Town Hall and Court will be closed on Friday. Bill Kuwik to appear on Fresh Perspectives Gail Erb, host of Fresh Perspectives, will have guest Bill Kuwik on the program. Kuwik will discuss gardening tools. The show will air Saturday through ...

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Cassadaga Job Corps sets information session The Cassadaga Job Corps Academy will host a tour and informational session for interested applicants and their families on Thursday. The Academy offers no-cost career training in the healthcare, construction and security industries, as well as ...

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Pomfret Democrats to meet Tuesday The monthly meeting of the Fredonia Pomfret Democratic Association will be held on Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. at the Barker Library, 7 Day St, Fredonia. We will be discussing offices that are open this year. All are invited to attend. Public hearing on Silver ...

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Fredonia roadwork to close Castile Heights The Fredonia Department of Public Works announces that Castile Heights between Andrew and Susan courts will be closed on Tuesday and Wednesday for all traffic because of a sewer line repair job. Land bank meeting set for Wednesday The Chautauqua ...

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Cassadaga flushing hydrants Tuesday The village of Cassadaga is aiming to flush hydrants Tuesday. The Department of Public Works would like residents to be aware that the water system will be riled up during flushing, which will begin at 8 a.m. until mid-afternoon. Meat party Saturday The ...

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Dunkirk to announce summer events schedule today Dunkirk Mayor Willie Rosas and Special Events Coordinator Hector Rosas will announce the summer events and festivals schedule today at 3 p.m. in the Mayor’s Conference Room, City Hall. The public is invited. To learn more, visit the ...

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‘Pinwheel Garden’ ceremony in city Tuesday The “Pinwheel Garden” planting ceremony at Dunkirk City Hall by the Office of Children and Family Services to mark Child Abuse Prevention Month will take place Wednesday at 4 p.m. The OCFS has also designated that date as “Wear Blue ...

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Scholarship apps being accepted The Cattaraugus County Sheriff’s Employees Benevolent Association is now taking applications for its 2017 scholarship award in the amount of $500. This scholarship is available to any high school senior who is planning on entering the criminal justice or ...

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Fredonia-Pomfret Recreation announces spring program The Fredonia-Pomfret Recreation Department’s annual spring program for children up to 10 years of age who reside in the village, town, or attend Fredonia Schools, is scheduled for Saturday at Fredonia Elementary School. Participants ...

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Fredonia School Board to meet today The Fredonia Board of Education will hold a special meeting today at 6:30 p.m. in the high school library. It is anticipated the board will enter into executive session to discuss the employment history of particular persons and matters leading to the ...

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Fredonia Village Board to discuss park grant today The Fredonia Village Board will hold a special meeting today at 6:30 p.m. in Village Hall to discuss updates on the Barker Common grant project. The board will meet in executive session to discuss matters leading to the possible appointment ...

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Brocton School Board requests petitions The Brocton Central School Board of Education is requesting petitions for those seeking a seat on the Brocton BOE. Petitions are available in the District Office. One seat is set to expire June 30. Petitions are due back to the District Office by 5 p.m. ...

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Fundraiser to benefit area family A mixer and fundraiser is being held from 7 to 11 p.m. Saturday at the Conservation Club at 1 N. Mullet St. in Dunkirk to benefit the Bolton family, who lost their home to a fire earlier this year. The event includes appetizers, a Chinese auction, 50-50 ...

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Fundraiser to benefit area family A mixer and fundraiser is being held from 7 to 11 p.m. Saturday at the Conservation Club at 1 N. Mullet St. in Dunkirk to benefit the Bolton family, who lost their home to a fire earlier this year. The event includes appetizers, a Chinese auction, 50-50 ...

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Girl Scout cookies Girl Scout Troop 20237 will sell cookies at the Clarion today and Wednesday, March 29, from 5-8 p.m. They will also be at the Kosciuszko Club, Friday, March 24, from 5-8 p.m. and Tractor Supply Company on Saturday, March 25, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. All varieties are ...

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NCCF seeks nominations for Footprints Award The Northern Chautauqua Community Foundation is accepting nominations for the George B. Weaver Jr. Footprints Award until March 24. Nominees should have a strong history of volunteerism, philanthropic endeavors (financial support not ...

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Post 1017 meeting The John T. Murray Post 1017 in Dunkirk will be having its monthly meeting on Saturday at the Post. Note the time change to 1 p.m. Final plans for the upcoming pork dinner to be held March 29 from 5 to 7 p.m. will be discussed. Veterans will pay $4.50, others $9. A bike ...