Jamestown Business College – The Student Comes First

“Students come first,” explained David Conklin, President of Jamestown Business College. “It’s just that simple.” Conklin joined the faculty of JBC thirty years ago and immediately learned the school’s basic philosophy: “Whatever is best for the student is good for the college.” Jamestown Business College, JBC, was founded in 1886 “…to qualify young men and […]

38th Annual Chautauqua County Antique Equipment Show is Aug 17-19

STOCKTON, N.Y. – The Chautauqua County Antique Equipment Association will hold its 38th annual show of antique engines, farm tractors, autos, models, and other mechanical equipment August 17, 18, and 19 on its grounds on Cemetery Road, Stockton, N. Y. For a $5.00 donation, the public can see the equipment in operation and on parade. […]

The Door to the World Opens at Jamestown Community College

“Our students amaze me every day,” College president, Dr. Gregory DeCinque told a recent visitor to the Jamestown campus of Jamestown Community College, JCC. According to research funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, as reported in 2011, JCC is the “Top Performing Public Two-Year College” in the entire state of New York. The […]

JCC Honored By American Red Cross For Exemplary Service

JAMESTOWN – Jamestown Community College was honored recently by the American Red Cross during a meeting of the State University of New York Community College Chief Student Affairs Officers. Eileen Goodling, JCC’s vice president and dean of student development, accepted an award for the highest increase (61%) in student blood donations during the 2011-2012 academic […]

Vintage Autos Return to the Frewsburg Rest Home

FREWSBURG – One of the much anticipated annual events at the Frewsburg Rest home is the Antique and Special Interest Car Show. This year’s event is scheduled for Thursday evening August 9th. Each year the Frewsburg Rest Home hosts a meeting for the members of the local chapter of the Antique Automobile Club of America. […]

Famers Market Community Day

Famers Market Community Day

JAMESTOWN – Downtown Jamestown Development Corporation invites the community to the 8th Annual Farmers Market Community Day, formerly known as the Farmers Market Youth Day, on Friday, August 31, 2012 from 10am-3pm. This event is free to the community that will include an array of activities and informational booths promoting healthy eating, exercising, and community […]

Jamestown Jammers & Heritage Ministries Team Up to Host Seventh Annual Faith & Family Night

JAMESTOWN – On Saturday, August 11, Heritage Ministries is sponsoring the Seventh Annual “Faith & Family Night” as the Jamestown Jammers take on the State College Spikes at 7:05 p.m. The evening promises to be a family friendly and fun event. Pre-game song and worship will take place in the The Bullpen starting at 6 […]

Church Repainting Sparks Neighborhood Renaissance

JAMESTOWN – What started as a church repainting project on Palmer Street in Jamestown has blossomed into a model for neighborhood revitalization thanks to church leaders, surrounding property owners, and Jamestown’s Renaissance Block Challenge. St. Elia’s Albanian Orthodox Church, a small congregation at the corner of Palmer and Sprague on the city’s South Side, had […]