August Mini-Space Camps To Be Offered

JAMESTOWN – NASA’s most advanced planetary rover, Curiosity is on a precise course to an Aug. 6 landing in the Gale Crater on Mars. Getting to the surface will not be easy. It is the hardest NASA mission ever attempted. Also called the Mars Science Laboratory (MSL) is a precursor for future human missions to […]

Global Business in our Own Backyard: JBC Bachelor Degree Students Tour TitanX

JAMESTOWN – Jamestown Business College (JBC) students recently left the walls of their classroom behind to tour TitanX, an international supplier of medium and heavy duty diesel engine cooling solutions. As part of the visit, students from JBC’s Global Business Perspectives class received a first-hand look into how a Jamestown-based plant conducts business across national […]

Lucy Comedy Fest Returns

“I’m thrilled to be coming back to Jamestown!” Paula Poundstone told Journey Gunderson, Executive Director at Lucille Ball-Desi Arnaz Center for Comedy. Paula Poundstone, and a constellation of the country’s most popular stage and TV comedy stars are sharpening up their routines for this year’s Lucille Ball Festival of Comedy, from August 1 through 5, […]

Jamestown Lions Club Celebrates 90th Anniversary

JAMESTOWN – The Jamestown Lions Club recently celebrated its 90th anniversary with a dinner celebration held at Roberto’s at the Fenton Grill (on July 10, 2012). Over 50 Lions Club members from all over Western New York attended. Lions President Mary Gabalski introduced District 20N Governor John Shaffer of the South Buffalo Club, who presented […]

Baseball Legend Willie Horton to Appear at Robert H. Jackson Center

JAMESTOWN – On July 24, local baseball fans will have an opportunity to spend the evening with Detroit baseball legend Willie Horton as he shares his most memorable experiences at the Robert H. Jackson Center during a “Conversation with Willie Horton”. The public is invited to attend this special event, which will begin with a […]

Promoting Community Awareness

JAMESTOWN – Briana Palmer, left, from the Chautauqua County Department of Mental Hygiene, shows materials to Gracelyn Stevenson, 6, of Jamestown and her mother, Traci, at Prendergast Library, where she recently provided information about emotional well-being for young people. She answered questions on topics such as ADHD, coping skills, nightmares, fears and worries; discussed online […]

JCC Announces STEM Camp for Kids

JAMESTOWN – Registrations are still being accepted for Jamestown Community College’s Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Camp for youths ages 10-14. The program, which is supported by a grant from the Chautauqua Region Community Foundation, will be held from 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. August 13-16. The Dream It, Do It program through the Chautauqua Chamber […]