Taft Center Participants Make Special Items for the Holidays

Article Contributed by Chautauqua Adult Day Care Centers, Inc. Participants at Chautauqua Adult Day Care’s Taft Center location have been working on some worthwhile projects to benefit the greater community. Staff and participants are in the process of creating a handmade quilt that will eventually be donated to a local non-profit agency in Jamestown that […]

Santa Claus Express Steams into Town

Article Contributed by Jamestown Gazette Staff “This is going to be another signature event for Jamestown,” said Lee Harkness, General Manager of the Jamestown Gateway Train Station. “We hope it will grow bigger every year. We’ve been decorating the station all week for a day of fun that Jamestown’s kids and their families will really […]

The Most Priceless Gift

Article Contributed by Melissa D’agostino, LPN, Tanglewood Group Corporate Trainer December is upon us, and ‘tis the season… for shopping! The average American family will likely spend around $750 on holiday shopping. Credit card debt for the average household rises significantly during this season. The National Retail Federation estimates a total of $586.1 billion in […]

WCA Hospital Opens New ENT Service

Article Contributed by Jamestown Gazette Staff “We’ve been working on this for several years,” Betsy Wright, WCA Hospital President and CEO said, “and all of our patience has paid off today.” Wright hosted the Grand Opening of WCA’s new Ear Nose and Throat Clinic at the hospital’s Jones Memorial Health Center on Thursday, December 5. […]

Santa Lucia Festival Brunch

Article Contributed by Zion Covenant Church Zion Covenant Church will sponsor the seventh annual Santa Lucia Festival Brunch on Saturday, December 14th in the church fellowship hall. There will be one setting at 10 a.m. All tickets are presale – no tickets will be sold at the door. The adult donation is $7.00, and students […]

Jamestown Christmas Parade and Holiday Celebration – Locomotive Holiday Cheer

Jamestown Christmas Parade and Holiday Celebration – Locomotive Holiday Cheer

Written By Katrina Fuller Lights twinkle like captured starlight strung on every tree down the length of Third Street. Hopeful crowds gather on the sidewalks, burrowing deep in their winter garb to defend against the arctic December air as they eagerly search for their favorite floats. Holiday music drifts through the night, warming hearts and […]

Local Group Creates Bags of Love for Children in Need

Article Contributed by G.A. Family Services The ladies are taking a break for the winter, but they’re not sitting around doing nothing. The Dorcas Society of the Jamestown Seventh-day Adventist Church work all year long to help out those in need. Specifically, they meet monthly during nicer weather to put together Bags of Love for […]

JCC Foundation Announces Endowment of Gregory T. DeCinque USA Scholarship

Article Contributed by Jamestown Community College The Jamestown Community College Foundation has announced the endowment of the Dr. Gregory T. DeCinque Unified Student Assistance (USA) Scholarship, thanks to more than $125,000 in support from local businesses, organizations, foundations, and individuals. Dr. DeCinque’s career in higher education spanned 42 years, the last 19 of which were […]

Working Women of WWII

Article Contributed by American Rosie the Riveter Association American Rosie the Riveter Association is trying to locate women in Jamestown and the Surrounding area who worked on the home front in WWII. Thousands of women worked to support the war as riveters, welders, electricians, inspectors in plants, sewing clothing and parachutes for the military, ordinance […]