Community Notebook

Portland seeking Planning Board member

The Portland Town Board is looking for someone to serve on the Portland Planning Board. The individual must be a Portland resident. Send letters of interest to the Town Clerk, 87 W Main St. Brocton.

Chautauqua Rails to Trails presents ‘Cookies, Carols and Cocktails’

The Board of Directors of Chautauqua Rails to Trails invites one and all to celebrate the holiday season and the culmination of yet another trail-supporting year on Monday, Dec. 9 at Big Inlet Brewery from 5 to 8 p.m. This holiday happy hour, “Cookies, Carols and Cocktails,” will feature live Christmas music by Bill Ward & Friends, appetizers, cookies, raffles, an Ugly Sweater Contest and a cash bar. Non-alcoholic beverages will be available. CR2T welcomes members and non-members alike to the event. The evening is a thank you gesture for all of the community support received this year from trail lovers and from the management of Big Inlet Brewery, 6169 Elm Flat Road, Mayville.