Nursing Excellence: Rickard Named Nurse of Distinction at WCA

JAMESTOWN – WCA Hospital is pleased to announce that Diane Rickard, Clinical Level III Senior Staff Nurse on the 5D Medical/Surgical Unit at WCA Hospital, was named the “2012 Nurse of Distinction” at a special breakfast held in recognition of National Nurses Week. The distinguished tradition at WCA Hospital began in 1989 when Elaine Hoglin […]

Marlene Sirianno appointed to The Resource Center’s board of directors

JAMESTOWN – Local attorney Marlene Sirianno has been appointed to The Resource Center’s board of directors. Ms. Sirianno will complete the term of Beverly Swanson, who died February 24.  Mrs. Swanson had been reelected to a two-year term in June 2011. Ms. Sirianno is associate court attorney in the Chautauqua County Surrogate’s Court.  She lives […]

Southern Tier Pediatrics Creates Tobacco Free Property

JAMESTOWN – Southern Tier Pediatrics, located at 1684 Foote Ave. Ext. in Jamestown, is pleased to announce their new tobacco free outdoor areas on their property. The medical facility collaborated with the Tri-County Tobacco Free Programs to help reduce secondhand smoke, reduce litter, and model healthy behaviors for both children and adults. Dr. Tariq Khan, […]

Helga Hulse to Perform in Jamestown on June 17

JAMESTOWN – Well-known pianist and legendary musician, Helga Hulse, will be returning to Jamestown from South Carolina to play a piano recital at the Jamestown High School on Sunday, June 17 at 4 p.m.  This recital is part of the celebration of Helga’s 90th birthday which was last September 21.  She was originally scheduled to […]

Falconer Rotary Marches Against Hunger

FALCONER – Falconer Rotary participated in the Kennedy Memorial Day Parade to raise awareness of the continued problem of hunger here at home as well as around the world. The Kennedy Food Pantry provided local store owner Tim Mead of the Kennedy Super Market with a list of the most needed items. Tim then discounted […]

Fredonia Fireworks 4-H Visit Local Cakery

JAMESTOWN – Members of the Cornell Cooperative Extension of Chautauqua County Fredonia Fireworks 4-H Club recently toured The Cakery on Main Street in Fredonia.  The club members who have been learning about cake decorating through their 4-H project, got to learn about what it takes to be a professional cake decorator from owner, Peggy Rose. […]

Tanglewood Group Associate Graduates with Honors

JAMESTOWN – Cheryl Evan, Director of Community Affairs for the Tanglewood Group, has recently graduated with honors from both the Basic and Advanced essentiALZ Certification Programs offered by the Alzheimer’s Association. The courses covered topics such as Understanding Behavior, Communication, Rethinking Wandering, and Person-centered Care. As Director of Comfort Today Adult Day Care, she feels […]