Working to Bring Federal Investment into Chautauqua County

Working to Bring Federal Investment into Chautauqua County

Article Contributed by Chautauqua County Department of Planning & Economic Development Chautauqua County has been working hard to bring Federal funding into Chautauqua County for the improvement of the county’s aquatic resources. “We have been making exceptional progress with preserving and improving our lakes and waterways,” said Chautauqua County Executive Vince Horrigan. “Our two percent […]

Take It To The Box: National Prescription Drug Take Back Day is April 29th

Take It To The Box: National Prescription Drug Take Back Day is April 29th

Article Contributed by HOPE Chautauqua On Saturday, April 29, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., the Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office, community partners and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will give the public its 13th opportunity in 7 years to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted […]

Jamestown PROMISE Fund Needs Your Help to Meet Goal of Building Community of Successful & Enthusiastic Readers

Jamestown PROMISE Fund Needs Your Help to Meet Goal of Building Community of Successful & Enthusiastic Readers

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools Last year, Jamestown Public Schools successfully piloted a new, research-based summer program at Ring Elementary School for first through third graders called Scholastic LitCamp. In order to serve more Jamestown elementary school students, JPS will be expanding LitCamp to additional sites this summer. The Jamestown PROMISE Fund provided the […]

Fluvanna Free Library Closing Temporarily

Fluvanna Free Library Closing Temporarily

Article Contributed by Fluvanna Free Library The Fluvanna Free Library will be closing temporarily for remodeling. The library will be closed from Monday, April 24 through Saturday, May 13. No materials will be due in the library during this time. The Library will reopen on Monday, May 15 at 10 a.m. and will continue to […]

BPU Water Main Flushing Hours Switch from Night to Day

For Questions and Concerns, Call the Flushing Hotline at 661-1688

BPU Water Main Flushing Hours Switch from Night to Day

Article Contributed by Jamestown Board of Public Utilities The Jamestown Board of Public Utilities (BPU) Water Division announces that water main flushing will take place during daytime hours instead of nighttime, beginning in spring 2017 for all areas except Falconer. The change to daytime flushing hours, which occurs in other Western New York communities, is […]

2017 Prendergast Run for Literacy Approaching Quickly

2017 Prendergast Run for Literacy Approaching Quickly

Article Contributed by James Prendergast Library The date of Saturday, May 13 is closing in quickly, and James Prendergast Library will be hosting its 11th annual 5K run/walk. Sponsors for the 2017 Prendergast Run for Literacy include Cummins Engine, Wegmans, Jamestown Mattress Company, Rodgers Land Surveying, Univera Healthcare, Cattaraugus County Bank, El Greco Woodworking Inc., […]

JCC Launching Career Advantage Program

JCC Launching Career Advantage Program

Article Contributed by Jamestown Community College Jamestown Community College is launching Career Advantage, a program designed for adult students, at its Jamestown, Olean, and Dunkirk sites this fall. “The Career Advantage program is another example of how JCC continues to meet the needs of our community with high quality, accessible, and affordable programs,” said JCC […]

Hope & Healing for Chautauqua: Community Events Centered on Addiction Prevention, Treatment, and Recovery

Article Contributed by HOPE Chautauqua The Hope & Healing for Chautauqua Committee, a diverse group of community partners, has been working together to plan a series of local events to promote hope, highlight resources, and strengthen substance abuse efforts in Chautauqua County. The planning committee includes representatives of Chautauqua Alcoholism & Substance Abuse Council (CASAC), […]

Community Learning Opportunity Continues to Offer Support to Beginning Farmers and Homesteaders

Community Learning Opportunity Continues to Offer Support to Beginning Farmers and Homesteaders

Article Contributed by Cornell University Cooperative Extension Cornell Cooperative Extension of Chautauqua County’s Agriculture Program is continually developing programs to help beginning and diversifying farmers in our area. Their creation of the Western New York Beginning Farmers and Homesteaders group has continued to be successful and has created an online learning community. This group is […]

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