Chautauqua County Genealogical Society to Host Research Seminar

Article Contributed by Chaut. Co. Genealogical Society The Chautauqua County Genealogical Society is hosting a seminar focusing on researching Family History on Saturday, April 26, 2014. The event will help people learn more about various free, online resources that can be used when researching their own family history. It will also provide important things to […]

JBC Supports Salvation Army Angel Tree Program

Article Contributed by Jamestown Business College Jamestown Business College students, staff, and faculty got in the holiday spirit by donating gifts throughout December for the Salvation Army Angel Tree program. JBC Vice President, Rosanne Johanson, said she was pleased to see the participation from the JBC community. “Students, staff, and faculty alike all reached out […]

Regional Community Rallies To Raise Money For Saint Susan Center

Article Contributed by St. Susan Center St. Susan Center, a soup kitchen serving food and compassion to guests throughout the Southern Chautauqua County community since 1984, is excited to announce the surprising results of a pre-Christmas fundraiser that was organized by Jamestown Community College Director of Athletics, Keith Martin. Through the combined efforts of community […]

Jackie Robinson’s Daughter To Speak At Chautauqua Sports Hall Of Fame Induction Banquet

Article Contributed by Chautauqua Sports Hall of Fame Sharon Robinson, daughter of baseball legend Jackie Robinson, will be the featured speaker at the 33rd Annual Induction Banquet of the Chautauqua Sports Hall of Fame on February 17th at the Lakewood Rod & Gun Club. “We are excited to have Sharon as the guest speaker for […]

American Red Cross Receives Donation From Lenna Foundation For Philippines Relief

Article Contributed by American Red Cross of Southwestern New York The American Red Cross of Southwestern New York recently received a $25,000 donation for relief efforts in the Philippines following the recent typhoon that devastated parts of the country. “The American Red Cross is grateful to the Lenna Foundation for this generous donation to the […]

Parental Guidance Suggested

Article Contributed by Chautauqua Alcoholism & Substance Abuse Council “Happy families aren’t born . . . they are made.” The Chautauqua Alcoholism & Substance Abuse Council (CASAC) is offering a free parenting class that is as fun as it is effective – Active Parenting Now. The Chautauqua Region Community Foundation has provided a special grant […]

Member is Recognized for Service Above Self

Article Contributed by Rotary Club of Jamestown At a recent meeting, the Rotary Club of Jamestown recognized Pat Kinney, a long time Rotarian, as a Paul Harris Fellow. Pat was nominated to receive the award by Mike Metzger, who said she personifies the Rotary motto, “service above self”. Pat actively volunteers in the community, including […]

Chautauqua Adult Day Care Welcomes Students from Washington Middle School

Article Contributed by Chautauqua Adult Day Care Center, Inc. Participants at Chautauqua Adult Day Care’s Taft Center location received a big surprise this past week. Over 120 fifth graders from Washington Middle School visited the center’s Lakeview Avenue location to entertain clients with a Christmas Carol Sing and sounds of the season! Patricia Lefford, WMS […]

Local Red Cross Recognizes Blood Milestones, Announces Change In Hours

Article Contributed by American Red Cross of Southwestern New York Three blood donors recently reached milestones donating blood with the American Red Cross of Southwestern New York. Jessie Bloomquist of Kennedy completed her 11th gallon of blood donated. Steve Koehler of West Ellicott completed his 24th gallon of blood donated, and Chuck Brininger of Jamestown […]

Kathy Walrod Honored as Employee of the Year at Hultquist Place

Article Contributed by Hultquist Place Assisted Living Kathy Walrod, a home health aide was honored as the Employee of the Year representing Hultquist Place Assisted Living at Lutheran, at the recent Chautauqua County Home Care Association Annual Employee Recognition dinner. “I was totally surprised and honored to be chosen,” said Kathy. “The residents are the […]