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Quilt bee SaturdayA Quilt bee and display is scheduled Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Leon Historical Church, Route 62, Leon. Enjoy The (English) Willow Creek Quilters Club work their quilting and also see the way the Amish quilt. Amish crafts and goods and refreshments will be ...

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Rummage salein South DaytonThe South Dayton United Methodist Church, 328 Pine St., South Dayton, is having a rummage sale Friday and Saturday. It runs Friday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m, and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. A bag sale is scheduled Saturday at noon. There will be a bake sale both ...

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Street dance today and SundayThe First Ward Falcon Club will hold its annual street dance today and Sunday at 341-343 Lake Shore Dr. E. in Dunkirk. Saturday's entertainment is "Black Diamond," from 7 to 11 p.m.Sunday features a chicken barbecue. Pre-sale tickets are $8.50, or dinners can be ...

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Audit Committee meeting TuesdayThe Fredonia Board of Education will have an Audit Committee meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 2 at 4 p.m. in the High School Library.School plans meet and greetDunkirk High School will be hosting a meet and greet event on Friday afternoon. Parents, relatives and ...

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ZZ Top cancelsperformanceZZ Top announced the cancellation of performances for the next few weeks due to longtime co-vocalist and guitarist Dusty Hill's injury. Hill slipped and fell on his hip Tuesday night on his tour bus, sustaining an injury that has required "immediate attention."Among the ...

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Final Music on the Pier tonightTonight will be your last chance to attend Music on the Pier this year. Revolver makes its much anticipated return to the Dunkirk Pier tonight at 6:30. Sponsored by City of Dunkirk Employees Union Local 912, Revolver brings its "British Invasion" sounds of the ...

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Cassadaga Labor Day Weekend events plannedOn Saturday, the Labor Day weekend grand parade will be held in Cassadaga at 4 p.m. along Maple Avenue in the village, beginning at Frisbee Road and ending at the Cassadaga Firehall on Mill Street.Deputy Mayor Jeff Frick will be the MC for the ...

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Blue Grass and Country Picnic in Gowanda SaturdayMike Wesley is sponsoring a Blue Grass and Country Picnic at the American Legion Post 409, 100 Legion Drive, Gowanda, on Saturday, beginning at 5 p.m. There will be food, beverages and music by the Creek Bend Band. Donation is $10 per person. ...

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Dunkirk Historical Society house tour Sept. 13The Dunkirk Historical Society is sponsoring its second annual house tour from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sept. 13. Five very diverse houses plus the historic "Carnegie" Public Library will be showcased. Tickets are $15 and available at the Dunkirk ...

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Annual cemetery board meeting Aug. 30The Forestville Cemetery Association, which now governs both the Pioneer Cemetery and the Forestville Cemetery in Forestville, will hold its annual meeting on Aug. 30 at 10 a.m. in the Forestville Cemetery on Prospect Road, Forestville near the ...

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Annual meeting setThe Chautauqua County Firemen's Fraternity Inc. will hold its annual meeting at the Chautauqua County Firemen's Fraternity Campground, Stockton in the Velzy Building on Thursday, Aug. 28. The meeting will include elections of the Executive Board and a position on the Board of ...

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'Pocket Fullof Dreams'performance SaturdayThe final week of the annual Playground Drama Day Camp at SUNY Fredonia ends Saturday and includes a performance of "Pocket Full of Dreams," a world-premiere children's musical. The 3:30 p.m. performance will be held in the Marvel Theatre in the ...

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Moose and the Bulletproof Blues Band to make MOP debut tonightTonight's concert on the pier, sponsored by the Columbus Club, will feature Ellard James "Moose" Boles, a blues performer who was a featured writer and performer with the late Lou Reed.Boles, a veteran blues singer and song-writer ...

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Evening in the Garden to Highlight Pizza GardeningThe Cornell Cooperative Extension Master Gardener Program of Chautauqua County will highlight the "fruits" of the Pizza Garden and invite the public to attend a delectable tasting of pizzas that feature the vegetables and herbs that have been ...

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Denise Sealander fundraiser SaturdayThere will be a yard sale and bake sale fundraiser to benefit Denise Sealander on Saturday at American Legion Post 59, 156 E. Main St., Fredonia from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.Items are needed for the event and can be dropped off at the club through Thursday from 3 to ...

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Music on Wednesday in South DaytonOn Wednesday from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., enjoy music in the South Dayton Gazebo by Rustic Ramblers. The summer music program is sponsored by the village of South Dayton, towns of Dayton and Villenova, and the South Dayton Firebells. Refreshments are available. ...

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Forestville needs volunteerThe Forestville Village Board is searching for a community volunteer to serve on the task force created when the village received a loan from the county. The task force will seek a study to examine the sustainability of village government in different capacities in ...

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American Red Cross encourages blood donationsThe American Red Cross continues to have an urgent need for blood donors of all blood types to give before the Labor Day holiday, even after many more donors stepped up to give following an urgent call issued in late July. Donors with types O ...

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VMW chicken barbecue todayThe Jamestown Veterans of Modern Warfare Chapter 20 will host a chicken barbecue today starting at noon at Thunder in the Streets in Jamestown. Their tent will be located along Layfette Street closest to the Jamestown Ice Arena. The event will be held rain or ...

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Music on Pier tonightWHO ARE YOU makes its Music on the Pier debut tonight. Based in western Massachusetts and touring throughout the Northeast United States, WHO ARE YOU captures the raw energy of a Who performance, with a spot-on re-creation of Pete Townsend's synthesizer tracks. When you ...