Cornell Cooperative Extension of Chautauqua County’s 4-H Members Show Talent at the County Fair

JAMESTOWN – Monday afternoon’s 4-H Dog Program participants entertained crowds of fairgoers as they performed in the County Fair Horse Arena. The 4-H dogs and participants perform many exciting and demanding tasks together. Some dog competitions even show participants working in teams. The Agility class had a variety of entries. The Excellent Class, which is […]

Getting a Head Start

Peewees get to show and learn JAMESTOWN – Youngsters too young to enter and show their own animals at the fair, have the fun opportunity to show a hog at the fair. This PeeWee event has become a highlight of the Chautauqua County Fair’s Open Class Hog Show. Each participant receives a special ribbon and […]

Chautauqua County Born and Raised

4-H event encourages county raised beef JAMESTOWN – Chautauqua County Beef Producers sponsor an incentive show for beef cattle each year at the Chautauqua County Fair. It is open to any child currently enrolled in Chautauqua County 4-H and the 4-H Beef Program. All beef steers and heifers entered in this show were bred and […]

Seven Students Graduate From WCA Hospital School of Medical Technology

JAMESTOWN – Seven students from the WCA Hospital School of Medical Technology received their certificates and graduation pins at a special graduation ceremony held in their honor at the WCA Hospital Auditorium July 13. The Class of 2012 Graduates are: Christine Chudzinski (Albany, NY), graduate of Canisius College; Laura Kobielski (Sherman, NY), graduate of SUNY […]

Community Foundation Grants $30,000 to Untangle Weeds

LAKEWOOD, N.Y. –  Members of the Chautauqua Lake Association have battled green all summer as they have been busy harvesting the weeds that accumulate around Lake Chautauqua. With help from the Chautauqua Region Community Foundation in the form of a $30,000 Community Service Grant, this type of green is a lot more manageable. “A grant […]

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, […]