JCC & JPS Collaborate for Middle School STEM

JCC & JPS Collaborate for Middle School STEM

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools Hands-on science, technology, engineering and math have been the focus of a collaboration between Jamestown middle schools and Jamestown Community College (JCC) in a unique after school program called Project STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math). Beginning in February, the program included six sessions that mixed all four STEM […]

Youth Hiding Drugs? What Adults Need to Know

Youth Hiding Drugs? What Adults Need to Know

Article Contributed by Chautauqua Alcoholism & Substance Abuse Council Chautauqua Alcohol & Substance Abuse Council (CASAC) is offering an educational session for community members and professionals entitled “Youth Hiding Drugs? What Adults Need to Know.” Laurie Reynolds, MS and CASAC Director of Program Services will present this session on Thursday, April 13, 2017 from 9:30 […]

Reading Event at the Hazeltine Library in Busti

Reading Event at the Hazeltine Library in Busti

Article Contributed by Hazeltine Public Library Kids from the Hazeltine Library story hour are surrounded by books from the Brownstone Book Fund Foundation. The Brownstone Book Fund, a private foundation from New York City, has donated 100 children’s books to the Hazeltine Library. The gift is meant to encourage early reading, foster a love of […]

Reed Works to Lessen Local Property Tax Burden

Article Contributed by The Office of Congressman Tom Reed Congressman Tom Reed is supportive of making changes at the federal level that would lessen the property tax burden across upstate New York. “For too long Albany has pushed its responsibility to fund Medicaid onto local county governments. This shift is responsible for the unreasonably high […]

St. Susan Center Welcomes Spring Basket Fair

St. Susan Center Welcomes Spring Basket Fair

Article Contributed by St. Susan Center St. Susan Center is proud to announce their 14th Annual Welcome Spring Basket Fair! Doors open at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, April 1st at the Jamestown Community College Physical Education Building on Curtis Street in Jamestown. You’ll have three hours to check out the valuable door prizes, visit with friends, […]

Honoring Trailblazing Women

Local Names in National Women’s History Month

Honoring Trailblazing Women

Article Contributed by Walt Pickut March is Women’s History Month, honoring women who have succeed in business, academics, the sciences, professions and the paid labor force. These are the women who have defeated yesterday’s outdated customs. Since the first International Women’s Day in 1911, the observance grew until 1988, when U.S. presidents began issuing annual […]

Bush School Raises $2,019 for the American Heart Association

Bush School Raises $2,019 for the American Heart Association

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools Bush Elementary School students and staff recently raised $2,019 for the American Heart Association through their annual “Jump Rope-a-Thon.” This is the eighth year Bush School has held the event and they have raised over $14,000 for the American Heart Association. In addition to jumping rope, students participated in […]