Labor Day 2012 – A Day To Celebrate Our Workers

“Fireworks are an art form that uses the whole night sky for its canvas,” said world famous Texan fireworks artist, Larry Crump. On Sunday, September 2, at Bergman Park, the Jamestown Parks Department will once again paint the night sky with a fabulous fireworks display. The evening extravaganza will be presented by Zambelli Fireworks Internationale […]

Community Foundation Presents 27th Annual Axel W. Carlson Award

JAMESTOWN – A man often behind the scenes on opening night stole the show Friday. Norman Merrill, of Jamestown, was awarded the 2012 Axel W. Carlson Award by the Chautauqua Region Community Foundation. Merrill accepted the award in front of 250 family members, friends and community well-wishers at the Lucille Ball Little Theatre, where he […]

Vintage Autos Get Frewsburg Rest Home Residents All ‘Reved Up’

FREWSBURG – As the rain and clouds rolled out of Frewsburg Thursday afternoon, August 9, members of the Chautauqua Lake Region Antique Automobile Club of America began rumbling into the parking lot of the Frewsburg Rest Home with their vintage cars. Rest Home Administrator, Dennis Bechmann said, “There is nothing more fun to watch than […]

St. Timothy Honduras Rock-a-Thon is Sept. 3

BEMUS POINT – Where would you rather be than sitting on the porch at the Hotel Lenhart on Labor Day, raising money for a good cause with some good friends? We have the event for you! The Honduras Rock-A-Thon is Monday, September 3 from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. in Bemus Point, NY at the […]

Ninth Annual Local Music Showcase is Sept. 8 in Downtown Jamestown

Local Musicians, Downtown Businesses show their support for Infinity JAMESTOWN – Local music fans will once again descend upon downtown Jamestown to show their support for music and arts education in Chautauqua County. The ninth annual Local Music Showcase (LMS) is set to take place on Saturday, Sept. 8 at nine participating venues with all […]

Family Services of the Chautauqua Region Implements Electronic Health Record Program

JAMESTOWN – New technology designed to improve the efficiency of care for clients of Family Service of the Chautauqua Region has been made possible thanks to grants from the Ralph C. Sheldon Foundation and the Hultquist Foundation. This $56,000 project is designed improve access to client records that are stored on a central computer, making […]

Chautauqua County Employees Kick-Off 2012 United Way Campaign

JAMESTOWN – Chautauqua County joined the United Way Campaign as Pacesetters for 2012. Last year, these employees pledged more than $22,000 to programs serving children, families, and senior citizens living across the county. Activities are planned to reach employees working in all departments and locations in late August and early September. “We are very excited […]