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White Inn sale stopped because of coronavirus

The White Inn in Fredonia has been an eye sore since spring arrived last month. Several complaints had been issued to the Chautauqua County Industrial Development Agency in regards to unkempt lawn that surrounds the property. According to Mark Geise, county IDA CEO, COVID-19 played a big ...

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Give Big CHQ Starts Today Give Big CHQ 2020, an online fundraising event features nearly 100 local nonprofit organizations raising money to support their mission, begins today. The fundraiser is organized by the Chautauqua Region and Northern Chautauqua community foundations. For more ...

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Fredonia plans water disruption, flushing The village of Fredonia has announced that on Monday residents on Cottage Street between Pleasant Avenue and the dead end may experience a temporary interruption of water between 9 a.m. and 1p.m., while crews work in that area. Additionally, the ...

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Dunkirk Town Board meeting Thursday The Town Board of the Dunkirk has scheduled a special meeting on Thursday at 6:30 p.m. in the Town Hall. The purpose of the meeting is to conduct any other lawful business to come before the Town Board. Silver Creek Village Board to meet ...

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Hanover Town Board to meet Tuesday In keeping with the Governor’s Social Distancing orders, the Hanover Town Board meeting, scheduled for today, will be held both online and by telephone. Attendants are encouraged to login from their computers or call on their telephones using the ...

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Paving set for Greenhurst, Swamp roads Jeff Feinen, the highway superintendent for the towns of Dunkirk and Sheridan has announced that Greenhurst Road in the town of Dunkirk between Roberts and Franklin roads will be closed to traffic on Tuesday for paving. Also, Swamp Road between Route ...

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The community notebook is compiled by the OBSERVER staff. To send in an event or listing, e-mail us at editorial@observertoday or call us at 366-3000. Cruise-ins canceled The Lake Shore Street Rod Association has announced that Sunday’s car cruise at the Silver Creek Fireman’s Club as ...

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Forestville Memorial Day parade cancelled The J. Carter Knapp Forestville American Legion Memorial Day parade and ceremony at the Legion grounds has been cancelled. Portland Memorial Service canceled The Portland Evergreen Cemetery Memorial Day Service has been canceled. IDA cancels ...

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Gowanda CSD plans Facebook Live on June 3 GOWANDA — Gowanda Central School District’s Title VI ]OGWE’O:WEH Education Program (formerly the Title VII Indian Education Program) will hold a public hearing on the 2020-2021 Title VI Grant Application on Wednesday, June 3, at 2 p.m. on ...

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The community notebook is compiled by the OBSERVER staff. To send in an event or listing, e-mail us at editorial@observertoday or call us at 366-3000. Portland Memorial Service canceled The Portland Evergreen Cemetery Memorial Day Service has been canceled. IDA cancels next meeting The ...

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St. Elizabeth Ann Seton church to stream Ascension Mass Although there will be no public Masses until further notice, St. Elizabeth Ann Seton of Dunkirk will live stream Ascension Mass on Thursday, May 21 at noon. The live stream is on the Facebook page, named St. Elizabeth Ann Seton R.C. ...

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CVCS School Board to meet Monday There will be a special meeting for the Board of Education on Monday, May 18, at 6 p.m. The public may attend using Zoom: https://E2CCB-GST.zoom.us/j/96915824682. The agenda is accessible through the district’s website. Dunkirk Memorial American Legion ...

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Fredonia announces brush clean up The Village of Fredonia will be picking up limbs and yard waste Monday, May 18 through Thursday, May 21. Collection will begin at 7 a.m. and continue until every village street within the scheduled section has been completed. Bags and brush are collected ...

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Chautauqua County Home Retirees’ summer picnic cancelled Patty Byham has announced that the annual Chautauqua County Home Retirees’ summer picnic for this August has been cancelled. Retirees are encouraged to remember the friendships, the residents, to stay healthy and to keep active ...

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Pomfret announces Thursday paving The town of Pomfret Highway Department will be closing Concord Drive from the Fredonia-Stockton Road to Chautauqua Road for paving from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., according to Jude Gardner, Pomfret highway superintendent. Westfield Quilters’ Guild meeting off The ...

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Brant Town Board to meet today In keeping with the Governor’s Social Distancing orders, today’s Brant Town Board meeting will be held online in a video conference from 7-8 p.m. Attendants may log in from anywhere they have access to a phone or smartphone. Below are your instructions for ...

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Cassadaga Valley school board to hold special meeting today The Cassadaga Valley Central School has announced there will be a special meeting of the Board of Education today at 6 p.m. The public may attend using Zoom: https://E2CCB-GST.zoom.us/j/98522450313 SAL Squad 59 sets Zoom meeting ...

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Arkwright delays monthly meeting The Town of Arkwright’s regular monthly board meeting, scheduled for Monday, May 11, has been canceled. The regular board meeting will by replaced by a special board meeting via Zoom to be held at a later date.

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Portland Fire District meeting cancelled The regular meeting of the Board of Commissioners of the Portland Fire District, which would have been held at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, May 11 has been cancelled due the Covid 19 dilemma, However, a meeting of the Board members to review, audit and approve ...

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Access Chautauqua lists programming Access Chautauqua has listed its programming for May 9-15. “Let’s Heal Together,” with Ian Eastman, Misty Pennington and Prevention Works, will air at 12:25 p.m. and 6:25 p.m. “Rolling Hills Radio” features Mary Ramsey, John Lombardo and ...