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C-SPAN 3 broadcasts Jackson Center’s Barnette program

JAMESTOWN — The Robert H. Jackson Center commemorated the 75th anniversary of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Robert H. Jackson’s majority opinion in West Virginia v. Bd. of Ed. V. Barnette on Oct. 16 and 17, 2018. The program, entitled “Canaries in the Coal Mine of Human Rights: Seventy-Five ...

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Brocton Portland Seniors Brocton Portland Seniors met Dec. 18 at the Brocton Legion, with President Linda Riley opening the meeting for 46 members and two guests. Pete Spinuzza, new member, was welcomed. Committee members Robin Carr, Jane Penhollow, Riley and Wendy Black set tables with ...

Prior authorization in Medicare Advantage plans: How often is it used?

This year, during the annual Medicare Open Enrollment period, more than 60 million people on Medicare have the opportunity to choose between traditional Medicare and Medicare Advantage plans. In making this decision, they are encouraged to take into account a number of factors, including ...

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Collins 50 Plus Seniors Activities for the week of Dec. 30 to Jan. 5 Tuesday, Jan. 1: Happy New Year ! Wednesday, Jan. 2: Exercises with Pat, 10 a.m. in Painter Center gym; Quilting with Florence, 10:30 a.m. in Collins Library Community Room; Games & Crafts with Pat, 1 p.m. in Painter ...

A stitch and a prayer spreads Christmas cheer to area homebound seniors

A local knit and crochet group spread a little extra Christmas cheer to the homebound this holiday season. It all began last spring, when Harvest Chapel’s “A Stitch and a Prayer” crafters decided they wanted to work on a special Christmas project. The group spent countless hours ...

Eat Peanut Butter for a Healthy Heart?

The evidence is strong that eating peanuts could be a low cost measure to improve cardiovascular health. Because Peanuts are nutritionally dense and rich in antioxidants, they can be part of a heart healthy diet and even may reduce your risk of cardiovascular disease. Nuts may lower the LDL or ...

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Collins 50 Plus Seniors Activities for the week of Dec. 23 to 29 Wednesday, Dec.26: Senior Bowling, 1 p.m. at K&L Lanes in Gowanda. Small fee. ** In case of bad weather, check out Channel 2 News WGRZ for closings listed under 50 Plus Seniors, L.K. Painter Community Center. ** Most ...

Christmas in South Dayton set for Saturday

SOUTH DAYTON — Residents and neighbors are invited to help decorate the Charlie Brown Christmas trees on the South Dayton Village Square on Saturday. The children can bring their own ornament — even a homemade one — or one will be available, to place on one of the Charlie Brown ...

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Collins 50 Plus Seniors Activities for the week of Dec. 16-22 Monday, Dec. 17: Exercises with Pat at 10 a.m., Painter Center gym. Tuesday, Dec. 18: Active Senior Aerobics with Kim at 9 a.m., L.K. Painter Center gym. Small fee; Annual Collins 50 Plus Seniors Christmas Party at noon, L.K. ...

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Collins 50 Plus Seniors Activities for the week of December 9 - 15, 2018. Monday, Dec. 10: Exercises with Pat at 10 a.m., Painter Center gym. Tuesday, Dec. 11: Active Senior Aerobics with Kim 9 a.m., L.K. Painter Center gym. Small fee. Wednesday, Dec. 12: Exercises with Pat at 10 ...

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Brocton Portland Seniors Brocton Portland Seniors met Nov. 27 at the Brocton Legion with Tom DeJoe opening the meeting, with George Travis leading the Pledge of Allegiance and Bill Norris giving a prayer of thanks. New member Floyd Carpenter was introduced. Committee members Judy and George ...

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Collins 50 Plus Seniors Activities for the week of Nov. 25 to Dec. 1 Monday, Nov. 26: Exercises with Pat at 10 a.m., Painter Center gym. Tuesday, Nov. 27: Active Senior Aerobics with Kim at 9 a.m., L.K. Painter Center gym, small fee; AARP Defensive Driving Class from 9 a.m. to 3:45 ...

Pinochle scores

Dunkirk Senior Center pinochle scores Nov. 16 1. George Stephan 487 2. Kathy Falco 486 3. Joe Nocek 469 4. Rita Gestwicki 465 double pinochle: Joe Nocek Nov. 19 1. Arlene Griswold 547 tie 2. Joe Nocek and Ed Long 516 3.Kathy Kamery 512 doube pinochle: Gene ...

Meals on Wheels

November heatable meal 26 Scalloped potatoes and ham, broccoli, bread, low salt vegetable juice, fruit crisp 27 Tuna noodle casserole, stewed tomatoes, apple juice, roll, chiffon gelatin 28 Roast pork w/gravy, mashed potatoes, red cabbage, bread, applesauce 29 Spaghetti and meatballs, ...

Share & Care annual gala

Share & Care officers recently enjoyed the group's annual gala. Pictured left to right: Treasurer Rose Cerrie, President Phyllis Laurito, Secretary Rosemary Mancuso, Board member Lucy Saeli, Board member Carm Johnson and Trustee Russell Trump.

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Collins 50 Plus Seniors Activities for the week of Nov. 18 to 24 Monday, Nov. 19: Exercises with Pat at 10 a.m., Painter Center gym. Tuesday, Nov. 20: Active Senior Aerobics with Kim at 9 a.m., L.K. Painter Center gym, small fee.; soup and sandwich lunch at noon, Painter Center Yellow ...

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Brocton Portland Seniors Brocton Portland Seniors met Oct. 30 at the Brocton Legion by President Linda Riley opening the meeting with Bob Jagoda leading the Pledge of Allegiance and Wendy Black giving a prayer of thanks. Committee members Liz Stahlman, Tom DeJoe, Beulah Williams and Dorothy ...

Silver Creek Seniors hold monthly meeting in style

SILVER CREEK — Wednesday’s Silver Creek Seniors meeting opened on a playful day of masquerade. The Pledge of Allegiance was recited and “God Bless America” was sung with tenderness. President Ed Newman requested a gift of remembrance, recalling our group’s friendship, affection and ...

Sinclairville 76ers get into Halloween spirit

The Sinclairville 76ers is the meals on wheels program for the Cassadaga Valley area. Meals are delivered on three different routes by volunteers three days a week, and on the same delivery days, a meal is served at the Sinclairville Fire Hall dining room at noon on Mondays, Wednesdays and ...