South Hills Announces Results from Members’ Memorial Golf Benefiting WCA’s Emergency Department Campaign

JAMESTOWN – South Hills Country Club Members’ Memorial Golf Tournament Committee members Tom Trusso and Izzy Barlow present Jane Campbell, RN, WCA Hospital Emergency Department, with a check in the amount of $2,100 representing the proceeds from their club’s charity golf tournament. On May 5th, eighty players participated in this two-person scramble format and enjoyed […]

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, […]

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 […]

Chamber Subsidiary Receives Grant to Help Small Businesses Access Insurance

JAMESTOWN – The Community Chamber Development Corporation (CCDC) a subsidiary of the Chautauqua County Chamber of Commerce, has been awarded a $50,000 grant from the Community Service Society of New York to provide outreach and assistance to small businesses regarding health care and health insurance.  In 2009 the Chautauqua County Chamber of Commerce coordinated a […]

Park 60 – Back to the Future of Drive-In Theaters

JAMESTOWN – “Opening night was a monumental event for us,” Belinda Eckman said, recalling the first time a movie splashed across her huge, new outdoor screen at Jamestown’s Park 60 Drive-In theater on May 18, 2001. “People thought we were nuts, opening a new drive-in,” Eckman added with a laugh. “They thought we were building […]

DJDC May Cash Mob is at the Cherry Lounge

JAMESTOWN – Following two extremely successful retail cash mobs, the Downtown Jamestown Development Corporation (DJDC) invites the community to support one of downtown’s anchor restaurants this Friday. The Cherry Lounge will be this month’s site for a downtown cash mob. Everyone is invited to meet at the corner of W Third and Cherry Streets at […]

Sewer’s Choice – A Good Stitch In Time

  “In the old days, sewing machine salesmen demonstrated their powerful, gear-driven machines by sewing right through a solid wooden ruler,” Ken Mekus told a customer recently. “And if you still have one of those old machines, chances are my wife Shirley can fix it,” he added proudly. Ken and Shirley Mekus are the owners […]