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Earth Day 2015: Celebrate Spring!

Trees are good for more than hugging! A one-acre tree lot makes enough oxygen for 18 people to breathe for an entire year while consuming all the carbon dioxide an average car can make driving 26,000 miles. Earth Day’s 45th anniversary on Wednesday, April 22, 2015 has selected as its motto, “It’s our turn to […]

For the Love of Lucy: Lucy Stirs Art World Again

A now well known controversy has arisen over a 400 pound bronze statue of Lucille Ball with a mouth full of the dreaded Vitameatavegamin that has stood in Celoron Park for the last six years. While there is no disputing taste, someone – no one knows who, but someone hiding behind the social media name […]

Gazette Launches Year Five: Multi-Media News for the Southern Tier

  The Jamestown Gazette hit Chautauqua County newsstands with its first paper on Monday, April 11, 2011. That first issue entered a news world that was changing at a faster pace every year, but it was a challenge the Jamestown Gazette was ready to meet. The Internet delivers news at the speed of light, competing […]

A New Day for Chautauqua County TV

Doc Hamels knew something was missing. “How do the citizens of Chautauqua County communicate with each other?” he asked. “Do we have a way to do that?” As a career educator and Western New York native, he asked himself that question once again when he assumed the position of producer and host of Chautauqua Sunrise, […]

Grace and Beauty: Skate & Dance Spectacular

Some people say it’s love that makes the world go ‘round. Others say it takes money and power. But topping them all are the miracle-working twins: Passion and Talent. Skate Dance Dream™ brings those miracles to Jamestown at 7 o’clock on Saturday evening, March 28 at the Jamestown Savings Bank Ice Arena with their skating […]

Winter Wonderland – Reasons to Love Chautauqua County this Winter

Chautauqua County is the perfect winter wonderland! Lake Erie’s wintery gift – nearly 10 feet of the best lake effect snow almost every year – makes Western New York a winter wonderland for snow sports and attractions. From skiing to snowmobiling and from snowshoeing to horse drawn sleigh rides and ice fishing, Chautauqua County is […]