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Cassadaga group meets today CASSADAGA — Citizens for a Better Cassadaga will meet at 7 p.m. today in the Cassadaga Library. Details for the Cassadaga Winter Festival will be finalized. New board members will be introduced and plans for 2019 will be discussed. All area residents are ...

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Brocton to interview board of education candidates The Brocton Central School Board of Education will conduct a meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 8 at 5:30 p.m. for the purpose of conducting interviews with prospective candidates to fill the unexpired board member seat, which was vacated by Thomas ...

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Portland fire commissioners set January meetings PORTLAND — The annual re-organizational meeting of the Board of Commissioners of the Portland Fire District will be Monday, Jan. 14 at 7:30 pm at the Fire Station located a 6481 W. Main St. The regular monthly meeting will immediately follow ...

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Villenova Grange plans pancake brunch today The Villenova Grange will hold a pancake brunch today 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., at Balcom Corners, 438 Route 83 (and 322), South Dayton. The event is all you can eat. The cost is $8 large, $7 small. Enjoy a chicken barbecue in January! Silver ...

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Applicants sought for Portland opening The Town of Portland Zoning Board and Planning Board has a vacancy. Residents seeking to fill the position should send letters of interest to Portland Supervisor, 87 W. Main St., Brocton, NY by Jan. 16. Preschool Storytime at Ahira Hall Memorial ...

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Forestville water bills due Hanover Town Clerk Janine L. Salzman reminds Forestville water customers that the last day to pay water bills without penalties is today. Late payments will be charged an additional 10 percent penalty fee. Payments can be made at the town clerk’s office before ...

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Leaf pick-up concludes in village The village of Fredonia is now conducting its final leaf pick-up for the season. If you do not have loose leaves at the curb at this time you must place the leaves in bags for pick-up. Residents are reminded that no sticks or branches will be collected. Al ...

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The community notebook is compiled by the OBSERVER staff. To send in an event or listing, e-mail us at editorial@observertoday or call us at 366-3000. Russell Joy Park pavilion rental applications begin today The Fredonia-Pomfret Recreation Department will begin accepting Russell Joy Park ...

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Lakeshore Humane Society weekly open hours start Wednesday The Lakeshore Humane Society will begin holding weekly open hours at its adoption center, each Wednesday evening from 6 to 8 p.m. This will give the public a consistent mid-week opportunity to meet the cats and dogs in need of caring ...

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Dunkirk lists garbage pickup schedule Dunkirk City Hall will be closed on Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2019 for New Year’s Day. As per the 2018 curbside collection schedule, rubbish in the Tuesday collection zone (District B) will be picked up on Wednesday, Jan. 2. Rubbish in the Wednesday ...

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Line dancing to ring in the New Year On Tuesday, Jan. 1 beginning at 1 p.m., the Dunkirk Memorial American Legion Post 62, 211 Central Ave., will be hosting line dancing to celebrate the New Year. The event is open to line dancers of all levels. A $10 donation is suggested, with lunch ...

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Adams makes final 2018 donation push The Adams, the former art gallery on Central Avenue in Dunkirk that is getting renovated as an events venue, is making a year-end push for an additional $7,000 in donations. “We accept any donation from $1 to $1,000,000,” said Adams co-owner Matei ...

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Portland end-of-year meeting is today Town of Portland end-of-year meeting will be held today at 1 p.m. at the Town Hall. Villenova Grange pancake brunch set The Villenova Grange will hold a pancake brunch on Sunday, Jan. 6 from 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., at Balcom Corners, 438 Route 83 (and ...

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Chapter No. 459 Vietnam Veterans of America to meet Jan. 13 Chapter No. 459 Vietnam Veterans of America will meet Sunday, Jan. 13 at 11 a.m. at the John T. Murray VFW Post No. #1017, 113 Deer St., Dunkirk. With questions, call Danny at 366-2287. Community Sing-Along planned for Jan. 9 A ...

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Some of area’s festive holiday homes listed Check out these festive homes decorated for the holidays: Dunkirk 6 Courtney St. 119 S. Margay St. 151 S. Serval St. 40 Sobieski St. (Ken and Dar Szymczak) 825 Washington Ave. (Bill and Wende Adamczak) 736 Park Ave. (Donald ...

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County DMV office hours The three county DMV offices and the County Clerk’s office in Mayville will close on Monday (Christmas eve) at 1 p,m. This decision was made after observing historically low business volume on this day and the employee’s desire to have the extra time to plan for ...

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Perrysburg year end meeting set The Perrysburg Town Board will hold a special year end meeting on Thursday, Dec. 27 at 7 p.m., at the Town Hall, 10460 Peck Hill Road, Perrysburg. Dunkirk Recreation Adult Walking Program holiday hours The Dunkirk Recreation Department’s Adult Walking ...

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Village of Brocton holiday closings The village of Brocton offices will closed today at noon through Tuesday. Regular hours will resume Dec. 26. Village of Brocton offices will also be closed on Jan. 1, 2019. American Legion Post 59 annual Christmas party set for Saturday American ...

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Brocton pantry Christmas bags continue today Brocton School students collected food for area needy families. The Brocton-Portland food pantry is using that food for Christmas bags. All food collected is being given out at regular hours. Today, Dec. 20, is the last day. Everyone in ...

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American Legion Post 59 annual Christmas party set for Saturday American Legion Post 59, will be hosting its Christmas party this Saturday beginning at 6 p.m. with a buffet dinner at 6:30 p.m. and Music by The Freeze from 8 to 11 p.m., at Post 59, 156 E. Main St., Fredonia. Sign up at the ...