Dog Stars for JCC’s Legally Blonde Production

JAMESTOWN – With final auditions for Legally Blonde: The Musical on August 30 and 31, the Jamestown Community College Uncommoners are preparing to mount their biggest production ever. In addition to the regular bevy of actors and actresses, director Robert Schlick has also had to invite four-legged actors to audition for the show. “Roxie,” a […]

The Labyrinth Press Company Celebrates 5-Year Anniversary

JAMESTOWN – Jeff James, owner of The Labyrinth Press Company, announced the downtown Jamestown coffeehouse and restaurant’s 5-year anniversary this summer.  Located at 12 East Fourth Street in Jamestown, the Labyrinth has grown from a small coffeehouse into a full-scale restaurant with breakfast, lunch, and dinner selections.  The extensive menu features a unique array of […]

United Arts Appeal Fund Drive Closing

JAMESTOWN – The end of August is the deadline for donors to the United Arts Appeal of Chautauqua County 2012 Fund Drive to be recognized during the 2012-2013 Season. Board member Sally Ulrich explained that the eight member organizations of the United Arts Appeal show their appreciation to their supporters by identifying them in their […]

Four Jammers Named to All-Star Team

Four Jammers Named to All-Star Team

JAMESTOWN, NY – Four Jamestown Jammers were officially named to the New York-Penn League’s 2012 National League All-Star  team. Outfielder Jesus Solorzano, outfielder Juancito Martinez, first baseman Viosergy Rosa, and relief pitcher Nick Wittgren. Solorzano, the Miami Marlins 10th overall prospect according to Marlins.com is second in the New York-Penn League in home runs with […]

Audubon Art Camp Supported by United Arts Appeal a Great Success

JAMESTOWN – A Projects Pool grant from the United Arts Appeal of Chautauqua County supported the Jamestown Audubon Center and Sanctuary’s recent Art Camp. Audubon teacher/naturalist Katie Finch, who lead the camp, noted, “This was such a wonderful experience! The campers created some wonderful art and really enjoyed using nature as both the inspiration and […]

Ask Bridal Becky: Aug. 13, 2012

Dear Bridal Becky, My fiance and I are getting married in three months. All she talks about is the seating chart for the wedding reception.  She wants me to help her organize it. I really do not care who sits where. If it were up to me, I would let everyone choose where they would […]

Lucie Arnaz Endorses Jamestown’s National Comedy Hall of Fame and Museum

JAMESTOWN – The Lucille Ball Festival of Comedy wrapped up five days of hometown fun and laughter on Sunday, August 5, after hosting guests from California to New York City and Texas to Canada in Jamestown, New York, the celebrated comic birthplace of one of the greatest comedians of all time, Lucille Ball. Local people and tourists […]

Edgewood Communities Open House Slated for August 18th

JAMESTOWN – The public is invited to an Open House on the Lutheran Campus, Saturday, August 18th from 10 a.m. until Noon for a tour of the newly remodeled Lindgren Apartment at 136 Aldren Avenue, Edgewood Communities. “We’re looking to the future,” said Sharon Hamilton, VP Lutheran Senior Housing. “We’ve learned that as people downsize, […]

Memory Garden in Jamestown Hosts Leading Alzheimer’s Researchers

JAMESTOWN – On August 6, Dr. Todd E. Golde MD, PhD, Director of the Center for Translational Research in Neurodegenerative Disease at the University of Florida, Dr. David Morgan PhD, CEO of the University of South Florida Health Byrd Alzheimer Institute and Dr. Russell Bauer PhD, Neuropsychologist and researcher in the effects of head injury […]

38th Annual Chautauqua County Antique Equipment Show is Aug 17-19

STOCKTON, N.Y. – The Chautauqua County Antique Equipment Association will hold its 38th annual show of antique engines, farm tractors, autos, models, and other mechanical equipment August 17, 18, and 19 on its grounds on Cemetery Road, Stockton, N. Y. For a $5.00 donation, the public can see the equipment in operation and on parade. […]