Jamestown Arena to Showcase Local Music with Rocktoberfest

JAMESTOWN – The Jamestown Savings Bank Arena is excited to be hosting the city’s first ever Rocktoberfest on Saturday October 13, 2012. The event will feature local and regional music brought together by Blue Moon Entertainment. Rocktoberfest will be headlined by Big Leg Emma, a group whose members hail from all over Chautauqua County. Big […]

Rolling Hills Radio Kicks Off Third Season on WRFA

Live radio program gets support from local and regional sponsors JAMESTOWN – Chautauqua County’s only local radio program dedicated to live music is now in its third season on the air. Hosted by local singer Ken Hardly, Rolling Hills Radio combines performance and interviews to both showcase the music and reveal the inspiration behind the […]

Bethel Lutheran Outreach Ministry Hand-Sews ‘Little Dresses for Africa’

JAMESTOWN – The Social and Outreach Ministry of Bethel Lutheran Church in Jamestown has joined efforts with an International non-profit organization, “Little Dresses for Africa,” to make dresses, sewn from pillowcases and colorful fabrics, for children in Africa. The dresses, hand-sewn by the ladies of Bethel Lutheran Church, provide relief, comfort and beauty to children […]

Jackson Documentary to Debut October 12 at Library Theater

WARREN, PA. – Join the Robert H. Jackson Center, Warren Public Library and media-makers Lisa and Richard Gensheimer of Main Street Media for the debut of their highly anticipated documentary Liberty under Law: The Robert H. Jackson Story on Friday, October 12 at 7 p.m. at the historic Struthers Library Theater in Warren, PA. The […]

Senior Athletes Honored at Senior Olympic Closing Ceremony

FREWSBURG – On Friday, September 28 at the Closing Ceremony for this year’s Senior Olympics, it was the thrill of being part of something bigger than one’s self that was celebrated. The ceremony was held at the Lutheran Social Services Campus. More than 80 senior Olympians were honored for their participation in this year’s Olympic […]

Jamestown Board of Public Utilities Celebrates Public Power Week

JAMESTOWN – The Jamestown Board of Public Utilities (BPU) will celebrate Public Power Week, Oct. 7-13, along with more than 2,000 other electric utilities from around the country that collectively provide electricity on a not-for-profit basis to 46 million Americans. “Public Power Week provides the BPU with the opportunity to stop and consider how public […]

Bridal Becky: Oct. 8, 2012

Dear Bridal Becky, Why do I need to buy the people in my wedding gifts? Also, if I really do have to purchase a gift for them, any suggestions? To Give or Not to Give Gerry, New York   Dear To Give or Not to Give, Wedding attendants serve as your support system throughout the […]

Faith Matters: Say a Prayer

I’m really good at praying when I need something. In fact, I’m pretty much an expert. Want the Bills to win? Say a prayer. Have a loved one who is sick? Say a prayer. Looking for a job? Say a prayer. Frustrated with global politics and war? Say a prayer. Suffering? Say a prayer. Worried? […]

Muddy Vikings Run to Support Local Charities

“Can you really call them ‘runners’ if they’re slipping and sliding, hip deep in mud?” A recent conversation with Steve Biegner, Executive Director of Lutheran Charities of Western New York, left the questioner in no doubt. “Come and watch 600 Muddy Viking runners next Saturday and see for yourself,” he said, laughing. “We only expected […]