Cadwell’s Cheese House

90 Years of Fine Cheese

Cadwell’s Cheese House

Article Contributed by Walt Pickut Fine cheese comes in such a variety that cheese lovers can spend a lifetime getting to know all the varieties and flavors that milk and cream can become if properly crafted and aged. Jane Currie, owner and operator of Cadwell’s Cheese House & Gifts in Dewittville, New York, now represents […]

Jamestown Man Turns Longtime Hobby into New Career of Making Outdoor Furniture

Wiljen Woodworks has four retail locations in the county

Jamestown Man Turns Longtime Hobby into New Career of Making Outdoor Furniture

  Article Contributed by Curt Olson Like grandfather like grandson. “I’ve been a woodworker since age 10 working with my grandfather,” said William Canby, half of Wiljen Woodworks in Jamestown. The other half of the two-person business that officially started fulltime on June 21 is Jen Stafford. Canby recently retired from more than 20 years […]

Hog Wild BBQ

Hog Wild BBQ

Article Contributed by Cortney Linnecke A Jolly Roger may fly on the sign outside 140 W. Fairmount Ave. – the site of Lakewood’s newest restaurant, Hog Wild BBQ – but don’t be alarmed. Owner Dean Wells assures that they come in peace. Like other aspects of Hog Wild, this Jolly Roger logo demonstrates the attention […]

Jamestown Advanced Products Celebrates 30 Years of Business

Jamestown Advanced Products Celebrates 30 Years of Business

Article Contributed by Jamestown Advanced Products, Corp. Ask many of the employees of Jamestown Advanced Products why the business has made it to celebrate 30 years, and they will give the same response: The ownership team. Owned by Wendi and Lee Lodestro, Jamestown Advanced Products is a New York State-Certified Woman-Owned Small Business specializing in […]

Chautauqua Reel Outdoors

Chautauqua Reel Outdoors

Article Contributed by Cortney Linnecke Mike Sperry caught his first fish on Chautauqua Lake when he was just 9 years old: a big, beautiful musky. Since that moment, he has been hooked – literally and figuratively – on the sport of fishing. Decades later, Sperry has found a way to transform his lifelong passion into […]

More Power to the People

Ahlstrom Schaeffer Gears Up for Another 60 Years

More Power to the People

Article Contributed by Walt Pickut Skill and craftsmanship can be hard to find, unless you know where to look. It’s all about training and experience. And that’s at the core of Ahlstrom Schaeffer Electric Corporation’s business model, according to vice president and partner in ownership, Dave Painter. In the electrical field it’s the master craftsmen […]

All American Karate School

All American Karate School

Article Contributed by Cortney Linnecke When John Lipari was twenty years old, he got jumped while working security at his family-owned racetrack in California. A few days after, still bruised from the mugging, Lipari went to catch a movie at the cinema. The only film showing that day was Karate Kid. Little did Lipari know […]