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The Elvis Show tonight on city's Music on the PierThe city of Dunkirk will host Music on the Pier series today and Friday.Today, The Elvis Show starring Patrick Johnson, will take over the pier. And Friday, on a special night, Stone Row will bring some Celtic Rock to the Pier. Both shows start ...

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Silver Creek Village Office to offer limited hours next weekThe Silver Creek Village Office will have limited hours the week of Sept. 9-13. The office will be open daily from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. but will remain closed on Wednesday.Sheridan tire amnesty program Sept. 19-31The town of Sheridan will ...

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Reed in Dunkirk WednesdayCongressman Tom Reed will hold listening sessions this week before returning to Washington next week to debate President Barack Obama's request for consent from Congress to launch attacks on Syria."While we have had many constituents calling our offices with their ...

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Festival of Grapes Headquarters openThe Festival of Grapes Headquarters, located in the Penny Saver Office on Main Street in Silver Creek, will be open every Tuesday in September from 3 to 6 p.m.Headquarters will also be open during the festival on Sept. 19 from 4 to 8 p.m., on Sept. 20 from ...

Portland Bicentennial Committee offers residents two events to celebrate

The Portland Bicentennial Committee wants to bring area families together for a community-wide family picnic on Labor Day at 1 p.m. The picnic will be at the Brocton-Portland Community Park on W. Main St. in Brocton. Bring a dish to pass, be a part of this historical celebration and join the ...

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Lily Dale to offer workshop this weekendAt Lily Dale Gary Renard and Cindy Lora will present a two-day workshop entitled "Spiritual Awakening Through Reinterpreting Everyday Living.'' Classes will be offered at the auditorium, today and Sunday.Renard, author of "The Disappearance of the ...

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Benefit on Saturday for local artist to head to EuropeTwenty-year-old Irving artist Eric Johnson recently had his painting, "Seductione Jacet," pre-selected for the annual Figurativas 13 Art Competition of the European Museum of Modern Art. The competition is one of the most prestigious ...

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Revolver returns to Pier tonightRevolver makes their much anticipated return to the Dunkirk Pier today at 6:30 p.m. Sponsored by City of Dunkirk Employees Union Local 912, Revolver brings its "British Invasion" sounds of the Beatles, Cream, the Monkees and more.Food will be available, as well ...

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Fredonia-Pomfret Community Movie Night ThursdayThe Fredonia-Pomfret Recreation Department will hold a Community Movie Night Thursday at 8:30 p.m. at the Russell Joy Park Baseball Field. The feature film "Shrek" will be displayed on a 16' by 9' inflatable screen using a high-definition ...

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Fredonia brush pickup todayThe village of Fredonia will be picking up limbs and yard waste beginning today. Collection will begin at 7 a.m. and continue until every village street has been collected once.Bags and brush are collected separately by different crews. All items for collection must ...

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Lily Dale Endowment Fund to host Variety Night SaturdayThe Lily Dale Endow-ment Fund will host Variety Night Saturday from 8:15 to 10:15 p.m. or later in the Lily Dale Auditorium. Admission is $10.The event will include door prizes, a 50/50, snacks and refreshments, a silent auction, karaoke ...

Fredonia brush pickup Monday

The village of Fredonia will be picking up limbs and yard waste beginning Monday, Aug. 26. Collection will begin at 7 a.m. and continue until every village street has been collected once. Bags and brush are collected separately by different crews. All items for collection must be at the curb no ...

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Chicken and biscuit dinner todayThe Pine Valley Ladies Auxiliary #2522 will be holding a chicken 'n biscuit dinner today from 4-6 p.m. The event will be held at the Cherry Creek VFW located on Route 83 in Cherry Creek. All proceeds will go to Cancer Aid & Research. For further ...

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Annual Bike Run & Campout for MDA to be held Aug. 30-31 at new locationThe annual Bike Run & Campout for the Muscular Dystrophy Association will be held Aug. 30-31 at a new location, the Chautauqua County Fireman's Fraternity Campgrounds at 4641 Railroad Ave. W. in Stockton.On ...

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Music on the Pier features Billy Joel musicThe "Piano Man" makes his first trip to Dunkirk since 2010 tonight as 52nd Street, A Tribute to Billy Joel, takes the stage.Sponsored by STEL, Walt Wise brings Billy Joel's hits including "Big Shot," "Still Rock and Roll," "Uptown Girl" and "Piano ...

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Westfield, Brocton school boards to meet on Monday eveningThe Boards of Education from Westfield Academy and Brocton Central Schools will hold a joint meeting on Monday at 6 p.m. at Westfield Academy and Central School.Cassadaga Job Corps to celebrate graduationThe Cassadaga Job Corps Academy ...

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Late advisement, registration at JCC this weekSessions will be held Thursday and Friday at Jamestown Community College for incoming students who have not already participated in advisement and registration for fall semester classes. JCC's fall semester begins August 26.Individuals who have been ...

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Vendors, antique cars still sought for celebrationof 'The Natural'The village of South Dayton will host a 30th anniversary in honor of the film "The Natural."Vendors and antique cars from prior to the 1940s are being sought for the event, which will be held Sept. 7 and Sept. 8 at the South ...

CMHS Class of 1966 to throw ‘Medicare Party’

The CMHS Class of 1966 will throw a Medicare party for classmates at 5 p.m. on Aug. 23 at the residence of Terri Klaybor Rittenburg. Classmates are told to "BYOB;" snacks and food will be provided. For reservations, call Bob Palcic at 504-289-9935, Mickey Polowy at 432-7327 or Carol (Bielaszka) ...

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Dunkirk Library sets September computer class scheduleThe Dunkirk Free Library will once again offer free computer classes to community members. The eight-part "Basic Computer class with Rose" begun in August will continue from 1 to 3 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 3; Thursday, Sept. 5; Tuesday, ...