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Walt Pickut

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Walt Pickut’s writing career began with publishing medical research in1971 while working at the Jersey City Medical Center and the NYU Hospital and School of Medicine. Walt holds board registries in respiratory care and sleep technology as well as bachelor's degrees in biology and communication, and a master's degrees in physiology from Fairleigh-Dickinson University in New Jersey, with additional graduate work in mass communication completed at SUNY Amherst. He currently teaches Presentational Speaking in the Houghton College PACE program at JCC and holds memberships in the Society of Professional Journalists and the American Society of Business Publication Editors. He lives in Jamestown with his wife Nancy, an MSW social worker, and has three children: Dr. Cait Lamberton in Pittsburgh, Bill Pickut, a marketing executive in Chicago, and Rev. Matt Pickut in Plymouth, IN.

Lucy Fest – Newest Star Jamestown!

The fans are coming! Nearly 40 states across the nation, and at least five foreign countries as far away as Australia will tally up...

Summer Playground Program

“We’re thrilled to offer the Summer Playground Program again this summer,” Julia Ciesla-Hanley told a Jamestown parent recently. “Ever since the 1960s Jamestown has...

Farmers Market

  “Your neighbor grew it, you can trust it,” a shopper said at the Jamestown Farmers Market, hefting a sack of fresh-picked produce that still...

Jim Roselle to be Honored and Interviewed

Local radio talk show host and personality, Jim Roselle, has been on the business end of a radio microphone longer, as far as anyone...

Lucy’s Childhood Home Teams with Local Businesses, Charities

    “This house will give back to the community as long as we own it,” said Mary Rapaport, owner of Lucille Ball’s childhood home at...

Memorial Day to Honor Fallen Heroes of Chautauqua County

“People don’t think about it every day. But if your child is over there, you sure do,” said Susan Rowley, president of the Blue...

Springtime Farms and Gardens in Full Bloom

Master gardeners and civic leaders are working with The Jamestown Renaissance Corporation to map out new strategies to beautify their neighborhoods and grow fresh,...

The trains are coming. The trains are coming…Trainiacs Unite!

This year, National Train Day rolls into town on Saturday, May 11 down at the Erie-Lackawanna Railroad Station in Jamestown, New York: 10am to...

Attracting the Brightest and Best for GREATer Jamestown Jobs

“We are recruiting as many talented young professionals as we can and connecting them with local companies to boost the greater Jamestown economy,” said...

Bigfoot Returns to Chautauqua County

Whether one is a skeptic or a believer, this event is worth seeing. Not that seeing is always believing, but a second look can...

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