JCC Student Work Selected For SUNY Fall Art Exhibition

Artwork created by five Jamestown Community College students are included in the fall State University of New York Student Art Exhibition. The juried exhibition is on display in SUNY Plaza in Albany until February 1. Works by current JCC students Joe Rice of Ashville, Hye “Rosie” Lim of Seoul, South Korea, and Justin Pope of […]

WCA Health Tip: November is American Diabetes Month®

WCA Hospital Hosts Diabetes Program November 15 LET’S STOP DIABETES: According to the American Diabetes Association, recent estimates project that as many as one in three American adults will have diabetes in 2050, and an additional 79 million Americans are at high risk for developing type-2 diabetes. Diabetes is a serious disease. If it isn’t […]

Faith Matters – Nov. 5, 2012

Choices. I’ve received countless e-mails from friends on both sides of the presidential race with the same message… “Scott! Make the right choice!” I can’t turn on the television without being bombarded by the same message from our local politicians… “Choose me!” These imperatives come with the ominous warnings that if I make the wrong […]

Der Kobblers Midway Car Show Benefits WCA Diabetes Education

JAMESTOWN – Members of the Der Kobblers Automobile Association recently donated $1,500 to the WCA Hospital Diabetes Self-Management Program which represented proceeds from their 2012 Labor Day Cruise-In Car Show at Midway Park. This gift will enable WCA to purchase educational materials and tools, including measuring utensils to assist patients who have diabetes with portion […]

Red Cross Honors Volunteers in Chautauqua County

CASSADAGA – The Chautauqua District of the American Red Cross of Southwestern New York honored their volunteers on Thursday, October 25th at the Cassadaga American Legion. Chapter Executive Director Bill Tucker presented “Highlights of our 105th Year of Community Service” to over 60 volunteers and supporters, thanking them for their tremendous support in carrying out […]

Frewsburg Rest Home and Southside Midget Football Team up for Pumpkin Painting

FREWSBURG – Ten members of the Southside Midget Football team traded their spike shoes and calisthenics for paint, brushes, creativity and PIZZA when they matched up with residents of the Frewsburg Rest Home for an evening of pumpkin painting. The youth were paired with residents who provided technical advice and encouragement resulting in some very […]

In Our Back Yard – LIVE! To Premier Nov. 6

JAMESTOWN – Western NY has long held a reputation for producing quality independent art. From Blue Herons (Festivals) to Maniacs (10k), discerning listeners have long cast their ears toward Chautauqua County for original musicians who often lead the way in their field. Up until recently, these songwriters and players have been limited when it comes […]

JCC, Edinboro Sign Agreement On Music Degree Program

JAMESTOWN – Jamestown Community College and Edinboro University of Pennsylvania have formalized a transfer articulation agreement regarding Edinboro’s music degree program. JCC students who graduate with an Associate in Science in Fine Arts: Music degree and pass Edinboro’s music audition will be admitted to the bachelor’s degree program. The agreement also guarantees junior standing to […]

RHJC Hosts Continuing Education Seminar: “Lincoln on Professionalism”

JAMESTOWN – The Robert H. Jackson Center hosted a free Continuing Legal Education Seminar titled “Lincoln on Professionalism” on Tuesday, October 23, 2012. The event opened with remarks by Greg Peterson (board member, Jackson Center) and Randy Sweeney (Executive Director, Chautauqua Region Community Foundation). The seminar began with a presentation on “Charitable Gift Giving” by […]

Astronomical Association Awards Telescopes at Fundraiser

JAMESTOWN – William G. Aitken, of Fredonia, is seeing stars after winning a 3” beginner’s Newtonian telescope from the Marshal Martz Memorial Astronomical Association. The telescope has been fully restored and ready to be used to view the moon, planets and stars. Randy Sweeney, Executive Director of the Chautauqua Region Community Foundation, pulled the winning […]