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Spaghetti and meatball benefit Saturdayfor Mark SwansonA spaghetti and meatball benefit for Mark E. Swan-son is scheduled Saturday from 1 to 5 p.m. at the Sinclairville Fire Hall, 30 Main St., Sinclairville. Swanson suffered a stroke in February that required emergency brain surgery.The ...

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Lake Erie Bird Club meets MondayLake Erie Bird Club meets Monday at 7:30 p.m. at BOCES, Fredonia-Stockton Road, Fredonia. The program will be "Celebrating Birds."Margaret Braun will display her collection of hand-painted bird ornaments. Diane Andrasik will present the accompanying program. ...

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Revitalize Dunkirk to hold Thursday meetingRevitalize Dunkirk will welcome city residents and other interested parties on Thursday at 6 p.m. at the SUNY Fredonia Technology Incubator, main conference room, 214 Central Ave. in Dunkirk. The agenda will comprise updates of projects pending or ...

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Lakeshore Humane Society Pet Adoption Day/Open HouseThe Lakeshore Humane Society will hold a Pet Adoption Day/Open House at its Adoption Center on Saturday from noon to 4 p.m. at 431 E. Chestnut St. Dunkirk.The public is welcome to come to see the facility, and meet some of the dogs and cats in ...

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Revitalize Dunkirk to hold April 24 meetingRevitalize Dunkirk will welcome city residents and other interested parties on Thursday at 6 p.m. at the SUNY Fredonia Technology Incubator, main conference room, 214 Central Ave. in Dunkirk. The agenda will comprise updates of projects pending or ...

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County Soil and Water Conservation District directors to meet WednesdayThe Chautauqua County Soil and Water Conservation District directors will hold their regular meeting on Wednesday, April 23 at 8:30 a.m. The meeting will be held at the County SWCD in Northcrest Business Park, 220 Fluvanna ...

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Dunkirk library seeks donations for saleDonations are being accepted now until June 2 at the Dunkirk Free Library for the annual Friends of the Dunkirk Free Library summer book sale, to be held on June 7 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.Gently-used and pre-loved books, magazines, DVDs, VHS tapes, CDs and ...

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Earth Day hike set for SaturdayChautauqua Rails to Trails will sponsor a hike commemorating Earth Day, Saturday at 10 a.m. at the Titus Road trailhead. The hike can be either three or six miles long, as determined by the participants.Les Johnson, past president of Rails to Trails, will lead ...

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Versailles Easter egg hunt SaturdayAn Easter egg hunt will be held at the Versailles town park Saturday at 10 a.m. All residents are en-couraged to attend and the Easter Bunny will be there.Gas price risesAverage retail gasoline prices in Rochester have risen 2.9 cents per gallon in the past ...

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Legislators form Volunteer Outreach Team to aid groupsThe Erie County Legisla-ture's Majority Caucus has formed a Volunteer Out-reach Team to assist organizations in achieving their charitable goals. Any organizations located in Erie County that are in need of volunteers are encouraged to ...

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Jazzy Derby Party May 3The Chautauqua Area Habitat for Humanity will hold a Jazzy Derby Party Saturday, May 3, from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Samuel Cimino Silver Creek VFW Post 6472.Tickets are $20 and include an evening of fun and chance, a barbecue meal prepared by Chef Matt Brunner, a run ...

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Fredonia Poetry Festival MondayThe Fredonia Poetry Festival will be held Monday, April 14 at 6:30 to 11 p.m. in McEwen Hall Room 209.The event will feature Andrea Gibson, Fatimah Ashgar, 'Good Ghost' Bill Moran and Maxim Backer.Tickets are free and available at the SUNY Fredonia Ticket Office ...

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Safe Boating & Jet Ski Class scheduled at Sheridan VFW Post May 10SHERIDAN - U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 3-2 is offering an eight-hour About Boating Safely class on May 10 at the Sheridan Memorial VFW Post 6390, located at 2556 Route 20 in Sheridan. The class begins at 8:05 a.m. ...

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VFW 1017 Ladies Auxiliary to meetThe John T. Murray VFW 1017 Ladies Auxiliary will hold its monthly meeting on Saturday, April 12 at the Post, 113 Deer Street, Dunkirk at 2 p.m. Nominations and elections of officers will be held. All sisters are encouraged to attend this meeting as this will ...

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VFW 1017 Ladies Auxiliary to meetThe John T. Murray VFW 1017 Ladies Auxiliary will hold its monthly meeting on Saturday, April 12 at the Post, 113 Deer Street, Dunkirk at 2 p.m. Nominations and elections of officers will be held. All sisters are encouraged to attend this meeting as this will ...

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WNY Federation of Women's Clubs meets Saturday in MayvilleThe April board meeting of the Western New York Federation of Women's Clubs will be held at Webb's Restaurant in Mayville Saturday with coffee at 10 a.m. Annual convention plans will be discussed. Reservations are to be made with ...

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Christine Douglasto appear on Senior Report SaturdaySenior Report with Reed Powers will have Christine Douglas as the guest on Saturday's television program. Douglas is with Village Square Mobile Home Park. The live, call-in program airs from 9 to 10 a.m. on Saturdays. Individuals may call ...

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NCCS to hold open house todayThe Northern Chautau-qua Catholic School will be hosting an open house today from 6 to 7:30 p.m.Opportunities include playschool for 3 year olds in the morning on Mondays and Wednesday, pre-school for 3 and 4 years olds in the morning on Tuesdays, Thursdays and ...

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Gowanda Board of Education petitions due April 21Candidates wishing to run for office to fill three three-year terms on the Gowanda Board of Education must file a petition with the district clerk.Each petition must be signed by a minimum of 25 qualified voters of the district and be filed with ...