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Dunkirk Elementary Schools to hold       registration for 2017-18 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 can register for ...

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Town of Dunkirk Zoning/Planning workshop The Town of Dunkirk Zoning and Planning boards will hold a workshop at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, January 26, 2017 at the Town Hall, 4737 Willow Road to continue with revisions to the Town of Dunkirk Zoning law. County IDA meets on Tuesday The ...

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Cassadaga Wind Farm hearing to be televised Public hearing comments on the proposed Cassadaga Wind Farm will be aired on Access Channel 5 at 12:35 p.m. and again at 6:35 p.m. each day from Saturday through Jan. 27. Some 21 concerned citizens spoke to a three-judge panel, for or against the ...

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State of State address is Thursday Brian Stratton, director of the New York State Canal Corp., will give a regional State of the State address on Thursday in Fredonia. His presentation will take place at the Fredonia Beaver Club on Prospect Street during the Rotary meeting, which begins at ...

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Fredonia Village Board workshop canceled The Fredonia Village Board workshop scheduled for today has been canceled. Mixed news at the gas pump Gas prices are finally retreating. The national average price for regular unleaded gasoline is now $2.34 per gallon, down three cents from last ...

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UPMC Chautauqua WCA Bariatric Team to host free seminar The Bariatric Center team of UPMC Chautauqua WCA will host a free, informative seminar Thursday, Jan. 19 at 6 p.m., to answer questions about weight loss surgery options at the hospital and introduce residents to bariatric surgeon Dr. ...

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Silver Creek offices closed Monday All village municipal offices will be closed on Monday in observance of the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday. Also, the Village Board meeting scheduled for that night has been moved to Tuesday. Hultquist Place  open house set The Hultquist Place Assisted ...

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St. John’s United Church of Christ turkey and stuffing dinner to be held St. John’s United Church of Christ will hold a turkey and stuffing dinner on Saturday, Jan. 21, serving from 4:30 to 6 p.m., The event is located at 733 Central Ave., Dunkirk, with parking off Eagle Street. Call ...

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Pine Valley School Board to hold Saturday retreat The Pine Valley Central School Board of Education will hold a board retreat/workshop on Saturday beginning at 8 a.m.  All meetings will be held in the Board Conference Room (Room #11) at the Elementary School. Annual Dr. Martin Luther ...

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Portland Fire Commissioners     meeting Monday The annual reorganizational meeting of the Board of Fire Commissioners of the Portland Fire District will be held on Monday, Jan. 16 at 7:30 p.m. At the conclusion of this meeting the board will hold its regular monthly meeting. Both ...

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Chadwick Bay meeting Thursday A Chadwick Bay meeting will take place Thursday at 5:30 p.m. at the Brocton American Legion. CLWA meets second Thursdays The monthly board meetings of the Chautauqua Lake & Watershed Alliance Board of Directors will be held the second Thursday of ...

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Fredonia ZBA to meet today The Fredonia Zoning Board of Appeals will meet at the village hall today at 6:30 p.m. The purpose of the meeting is to conduct a public hearing for Denis and Paula Shively of 303 W. Main St. to erect a picket fence in violation of Zoning Law Section ...

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Dunkirk Sidewalk Replacement applications available The city of Dunkirk Department of Public Works is now accepting applications for the 2017 Sidewalk Replacement Program. Residents can call 366-9832 to apply over the phone or stop by the DPW office in city hall during regular business ...

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St. Elizabeth Ann Seton to hold Three Kings celebration St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church at 328 Washington Ave., Dunkirk, will hold a Three Kings celebration after Mass today. Dinner starts at 4 p.m., with  a children’s pinata to be broken around 5 p.m. Gifts will be handed out to the ...

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Westfield Town Board meeting change The Westfield Town Board’s regular scheduled meeting which was set for Wednesday, Jan. 4 has been changed to Wednesday, Jan. 11 at 7:30 p.m. in Eason Hall, 23 Elm St. Forestville Board of Education meeting Jan. 12 The Forestville Board of Education ...

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City leaf pickup to begin for Fourth Ward today The city of Dunkirk Department of Public Works has completed leaf pickup in the Third Ward and are moving on to the Fourth Ward starting today and continuing snow permitting. Stockton to hold reorganizational meeting Jan. 10 The town of ...

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Fredonia pavilion rental applications being accepted now The Fredonia-Pomfret Recreation Department will begin accepting Russell Joy Park pavilion rental applications for the summer 2017 season beginning today at 8:30 a.m. at the Recreation Department office on the second floor of Fredonia ...

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Westfield Fire Department seeking dugouts for       convention The Fire Department of Westfield will be hosting the 2017 Southwestern Association of Volunteer Firefighters Convention. Firefighters from Chautauqua, Cattaraugus, Alleghany and Erie counties will be coming to Westfield ...

Dunkirk City Hall closed Monday

Dunkirk City Hall will be closed Monday in observance of the New Year’s Day holiday. The recycling center will be closed Saturday. Coffee with Mayor Landis Wednesday Fredonia Mayor Athanasia Landis invites members of the public to her village hall office on the first Wednesday of every ...

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Chautauqua County Planning Board to meet Jan. 10 The Chautauqua County Planning Board’s monthly meeting will be held on Jan. 10 at 4 p.m. at Erie 2-Chautauqua-Cattaraugus BOCES’ LoGuidice Educational Center, 9520 Fredonia-Stockton Road, Fredonia. All meetings of the County Planning ...