Parental Guidance Suggested

Article Contributed by Chautauqua Alcoholism & Substance Abuse Council “Happy families aren’t born . . . they are made.” The Chautauqua Alcoholism & Substance Abuse Council (CASAC) is offering a free parenting class that is as fun as it is effective – Active Parenting Now. The Chautauqua Region Community Foundation has provided a special grant […]

Member is Recognized for Service Above Self

Article Contributed by Rotary Club of Jamestown At a recent meeting, the Rotary Club of Jamestown recognized Pat Kinney, a long time Rotarian, as a Paul Harris Fellow. Pat was nominated to receive the award by Mike Metzger, who said she personifies the Rotary motto, “service above self”. Pat actively volunteers in the community, including […]

Chautauqua Adult Day Care Welcomes Students from Washington Middle School

Article Contributed by Chautauqua Adult Day Care Center, Inc. Participants at Chautauqua Adult Day Care’s Taft Center location received a big surprise this past week. Over 120 fifth graders from Washington Middle School visited the center’s Lakeview Avenue location to entertain clients with a Christmas Carol Sing and sounds of the season! Patricia Lefford, WMS […]

Local Red Cross Recognizes Blood Milestones, Announces Change In Hours

Article Contributed by American Red Cross of Southwestern New York Three blood donors recently reached milestones donating blood with the American Red Cross of Southwestern New York. Jessie Bloomquist of Kennedy completed her 11th gallon of blood donated. Steve Koehler of West Ellicott completed his 24th gallon of blood donated, and Chuck Brininger of Jamestown […]

Kathy Walrod Honored as Employee of the Year at Hultquist Place

Article Contributed by Hultquist Place Assisted Living Kathy Walrod, a home health aide was honored as the Employee of the Year representing Hultquist Place Assisted Living at Lutheran, at the recent Chautauqua County Home Care Association Annual Employee Recognition dinner. “I was totally surprised and honored to be chosen,” said Kathy. “The residents are the […]

Rotary Club of Jamestown Welcomes New Members Kurt Silcott and Greg Lindquist

Article Contributed by Rotary Club of Jamestown The Rotary Club of Jamestown welcomed two new members recently. These members join an organization dedicated to bringing together business and professional leaders in order to provide humanitarian services, encourage high ethical standards in all vocations, and help build goodwill and peace in the world. Kurt Silcott moved […]

Chamber Corner

Article Contributed by Chautauqua County Chamber of Commerce Thanks and Congratulations for NRG Support Governor Cuomo’s announcement that the Dunkirk NRG plant will be repowered to generate electricity with natural gas was truly an early Christmas gift for Chautauqua County. The project will maintain the county’s tax base, retain jobs at the plant, and will […]

Santa Shoppe at the WCD Boys & Girls Club of Jamestown

Marissa Quinones, Cyles Gifford, Mickenzie Haskins, Jayden Garcia. Children and families took part in Santa Shoppe this week at the WCD Boys & Girls Club of Jamestown. All of the Christmas gifts were donated from the community, and children were able to shop for their loved ones. Santa Shoppe has been going on for 10 […]

Hiroko Walters named Paul Harris Fellow

Article Contributed by Rotary Club of Jamestown At its meeting on December 16 the Rotary Club of Jamestown recognized club member Hiroko Walters as a Paul Harris Fellow. The Paul Harris Fellowship is an award established by Rotary International and given as recognition for service to the community or the Club. Mrs. Walters is a […]