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Westfield Memorial Hospital’s Chautauqua Clinic gets renovated

CHAUTAUQUA — The Westfield Memorial Hospital Chautauqua Clinic has been newly renovated, and will be at the disposal of David Trusel, Westfield physician’s assistant, to further handle the health needs of residents staying at Chautauqua Institution. A ribbon-cutting ceremony was hosted ...

Forestville’s Dash honored for nursing service

The McGuire Group’s Autumn View Health Care Facility in Hamburg has announced that Michelle Dash of Forestville celebrated her 5-year employment anniversary with the company. As a licensed practical nurse, Dash is responsible for distributing medications, working with RNs, social workers ...

Reisch receives SUNY Chancellor’s Award

Christopher P. Reisch, professor of mathematics and computer science at Jamestown Community College’s North County Center in Dunkirk, received the 2019 State University of New York Chancellor’s Award for Excellence recently. The Chancellor’s Award for Excellence recognizes consistently ...

Nicholas Daniel McCormick earns CFE credential

The Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE), the world’s largest anti-fraud organization and leading provider of anti-fraud training and education, recently awarded Nicholas Daniel McCormick, of Fredonia, the globally preferred Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) credential. In order to ...

Owner of ServPro and late wife honored

Jennifer and Bill Uhl owned a business in Ohio while maintaining a vacation home on Chautauqua Lake. The family boated on Chautauqua Lake in the summer and skied at Peak ‘n Peek in the winter. Currently, one daughter has completed college and is working in social work. The other is in the ...

Purina associates help Humane Society through PetCare Pride Day

Associates from Purina’s Dunkirk factory recently celebrated the company’s annual PetCare Pride Day, which is dedicated to helping people and pets in the communities where Purina has a presence. For the event, a team of employees built cat trees and dog beds and put together adoption ...

Area business helps Gowanda Free Library

GOWANDA — The "I Know a Guy Home Improvement" is a Native American owned and operated local business that was hired to make the Gowanda Free Library handicapped accessible to better serve the community. Cathy Walsh, the Director of the library, said she was pleasantly surprised to hear the ...

MHA OPEN and Manufacturers Association joining forces

JAMESTOWN — Through funding from the United Way of Southern Chautauqua County and the Empire State Poverty Reduction Initiative (ESPRI), the Mental Health Association in Chautauqua County (MHA) has created a program focused on workforce development. The cover story of the MHA’s spring ...

Job prospects exceptional for Fredonia Medical Technology graduates

When students at the State University of New York at Fredonia complete Medical Technology courses, fulfill graduation requirements and pass the national certification exam, they’ll be positioned to hit the ground running — straight to a high-paying job. In fact, all 10 students on track ...

Wineries strike gold at Finger Lakes International Wine Competition

Eight local wineries went up against over 650 competing wineries from all over the world and came away with a disproportionate share of the top honors. There were over 2,800 wines entered in the 19th Finger Lakes International Wine Competition held on April 13 and 14 in Rochester. This event ...

Baghat & Laurito-Baghat’s McCormick licensed as CPA

Bahgat & Laurito-Bahgat, one of Chautauqua County’s largest Certified Public Accounting firms, announces that Nicholas McCormick successfully completed all four parts of the CPA exam and has obtained licensure by the State of New York. The CPA examination is a rigorous exam ...

LaPorte Farm Equipment supports Grape Discovery Center

Area residents are well aware of the expansive agricultural district in Chautauqua and surrounding counties. A long-standing, local business recently learned of a need at the Grape Discovery Center in Westfield and rallied to the cause. “With only one paid employee at the Center, the ...

Homestead Stables wins LeadingAge New York Innovation Award

The Innovation of the Year Award recognizes innovative approaches to care and services for the elderly are a hallmark of mission-driven organizations. The award recognizes programs that stand out because of their ground-breaking creativity, vision, success, and ability to replicate. Programs ...

Tim Hortons comes to Cassadaga

On Friday, Tim Hortons in Cassadaga opened. The coffee and bakery shop is located on the same property of the former White Horse Inn at the corner of North Main Street (Route 60) and Bard Road.

Chamber/MAST help members achieve compliance with NYS Sexual Harassment Law

The Chautauqua County Chamber of Commerce and Manufacturers Association of the Southern Tier are pleased to provide a new resource that offers New York State compliant workplace harassment guidance and tools, and much more. By providing an online platform, the Chamber and MAST can offer a ...

Celebrating Small Business Week in Chautauqua County

The Chautauqua County Chamber of Commerce, Small Business Development Center, and Workforce Readiness at Jamestown Community College launched Small Business Week with an open house on Monday, May 6 hosted by the Chamber of Commerce. Mark Geise, Deputy County Executive for Economic Development, ...