Actors to Movies to Talkies

Actors to Movies to Talkies

It all started a long time ago… and we’re not sure how. Historians say that acting was invented about 2,600 years ago by a Greek tragic actor named Thespis… hence all such people since that day are called “Thespians.” Personally, I doubt it. The very first actor was probably the first kid whose mother yelled, […]

In the Midst of a Remodel

Reg Lenna Theatre Looks Toward the Future

In the Midst of a Remodel

Contributed by: Eric Zavinski “This is by far the most satisfying position I’ve ever had,” Kathleen Eads, executive director for Jamestown’s Reg Lenna Center for The Arts, told the Jamestown Gazette recently. She is optimistic about this year’s changes and renovations. Eads and a group of architects worked for a year-and-a-half on a master plan […]

National Mom and Pop Business Owners Day

Appreciates Families Who Work Together

Contributed by: Eric Zavinski Holidays are usually seen as an escape from the throes of weeks of work, but on this March 29, the annual National Mom and Pop Business Owners Day will celebrate small business owners, specifically the ones in which the business is all in the family. This is meant literally, too, as […]

Jamestown Concert Association Presents Calmus

Jamestown Concert Association Presents Calmus

Article Contributed by Jamestown Concert Association The Jamestown Concert Association opens the second-half of its 2017-18 season of Transcending Borders with Calmus. A vocal quintet from Leipzig, Germany, they will perform “All the World’s a Stage – Shakespeare A Cappella” on Friday, March 23rd at 8 PM at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, 410 N. Main […]

Podiatry Associates Offers Free Foot Clinic at St. Luke’s March 29

Podiatry Associates Offers Free Foot Clinic at St. Luke’s March 29

Article Contributed by St. Luke’s Episcopal Church Podiatry Associates of Jamestown and St. Luke’s Episcopal Church will once again be collaborating to provide a free Foot Care Clinic for community members on Maundy Thursday, March 29th from 9am to 11am in the church undercroft. The church is located at 410 North Main Street, Jamestown. Clinic […]

Knitting for Wellbeing and Other New Groups at Mental Health Association

Community volunteers Janet Forbes (left) and Jeanette Moore (right) assisted Becky Hemmis at the Knitting for Wellbeing group that meets on Wednesday mornings at the Mental Health Association. The focus and repetitive action of knitting helps with wellness recovery, and both men and women are encouraged to participate. Article Contributed by Mental Health Association in […]

Learn About Being an Audubon Trail Guide on Wednesday, March 28

Learn About Being an Audubon Trail Guide on Wednesday, March 28

The Audubon Community Nature Center is looking for folks with enthusiasm for sharing nature with children. You can learn about leading Discovery Walks at a New Trail Guide Orientation on Wednesday morning, March 28. Audubon naturalist and volunteer coordinator Katie Finch, who will lead the orientation, is pictured here on a Discovery Walk. Article Contributed […]

Woman of the Year Judges Announced

Article Contributed by Jamestown Interclub Council Jamestown Interclub Council will hold its annual Woman of the Year banquet on March 26, 5:30 at the historic Marvin House. Russell E. Diethrick, Jr. will make the surprise presentation. The members of the Marvin Community House will host the event. For reservations, call the Marvin House at 488-6206. […]

Fredonia Professor’s Research into Bottled Water Achieves Worldwide Audience

Fredonia Professor’s Research into Bottled Water Achieves Worldwide Audience

Article Contributed by The State University of New York at Fredonia New research at the State University of New York at Fredonia into bottled water is garnering international attention. The research — led by Dr. Sherri Mason, a professor of chemistry and chair of the Department of Geology and Environmental Sciences — found microscopic particles […]

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