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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 […]

One of Our Own! – Joni Blackman

Article Submitted by Melinda Centi “I wouldn’t call myself a workaholic, but I’m just short of that. Anything that doesn’t get done, I’m the one to take care of it,” explained Joni Blackman, Executive Director for the Fenton History Center. Blackman has been a part of the Fenton staff for over 14 years, beginning her […]

One of Our Own! Kathleen Eads

“Everyone’s been very nice. I love it here!” Kathleen Eads stated happily. As the sun glistened off the snow and reflected into her office window, she sat at her desk discussing with pride her recent one-year anniversary at the Reg Lenna, as of January 4th. The fourth generation California native has gracefully adapted to the […]

Chautauqua Sports Hall of Fame – Class of 2015 to be Honored

Shane Conlan, three time NFL all-pro with the Buffalo Bills and the Los Angeles Rams, will be the honored guest and keynote speaker at this year’s 34th annual Chautauqua Sports Hall of Fame dinner on Monday, February 16 at Lakewood’s Rod and Gun Club. “We’ll have a real ‘home grown banquet’ this year,” said Randy […]

2015 State of the State Address

Howard Zemsky, who came to Jamestown representing Governor Cuomo, was well recommended by a trio of the region’s most notable leaders who introduced him to a gathering at the Jamestown Savings Bank Ice Arena on Friday evening. New York State Assemblyman Andy Goodell, Chautauqua County Executive, Vince Horrigan and Jamestown Mayor Sam Teresi introduced Zemsky […]

Tax Dollars Going to Work – What Will April 15th Buy?

Plan ahead! April 15, Tax Day, is just around the corner. At this time of year taxpayers begin to wonder where all the dollars are going. Everybody knows where they come from, taxpayers’ wallets. Running a city, county, state and nation isn’t free, so getting good value for every dollar is paramount. Economy Begins at […]