Community Outreach Store

Community Outreach Store

Article Contributed by Community Outreach Store Debi Brandi, Community Outreach Store Director, is pictured presenting a check for $280 to Lt. Shawn Tibbetts, Fire Prevention Officer with the Jamestown Fire Department. Proceeds from the store were donated to help purchase materials that will help teach children about fire prevention. Our store is open M – […]

BINGO! Jamestown Senior Center Receives CRCF Grant

BINGO! Jamestown Senior Center Receives CRCF Grant

Article Contributed by Chautauqua Region Community Foundation Shirley Vandenburg, Jamestown Area Senior Center activities director and Randy Sweeney, Chautauqua Region Community Foundation executive director, get ready to pull Bingo numbers during the Jamestown Area Senior Center’s weekly Bingo game. The Community Foundation recently awarded a grant from its Fund for the Region to support the […]

K-9 Teams Tour JCC Buildings

K-9 Teams Tour JCC Buildings

Article Contributed by Jamestown Community College Jamestown Community College and local law enforcement agencies collaborated during JCC’s winter break to provide a training opportunity for K-9 teams. The training provided access to JCC facilities to conduct detection and search training. The environment enhanced the familiarity of teams with the buildings and provided the dogs with […]

Season of Giving continues at Southwestern

Season of Giving continues at Southwestern

Article Contributed by Southwestern Central School District The National Honor Society of the Southwestern Central School District recently collected donations of cash, food and household items for the St. Susan Center in Jamestown.  NHS officers Wyatt Perry, Megan Powers, Christopher Johnson and Andrew Komula are pictured with Jeff Smith of St. Susan and volunteers Fran […]

Jamestown Harmony Express Serenade Patients

Jamestown Harmony Express Serenade Patients

Article Contributed by UPMC Chautauqua WCA The 2016 Holiday Season is marked by the return of the well-known Jamestown Harmony Express barbershoppers who kicked off the season with a visit to UPMC Chautauqua WCA.  Pictured, the all-male choir toured the hospital singing to nursing staff, patients, and visitors with a medley of A cappella holiday […]

JPS Students Participate in Jr. High Area All-States

JPS Students Participate in Jr. High Area All-States

Article Contributed by Jamestown Public Schools “The NYSSMA Junior High Festival is only for students in grades 7-9 in the Western New York Area, so clearly Jamestown was well represented by these fine students,” said JHS Orchestra Director Katie Derrenbacher. “They have reached a high-level of playing for their age. Being accepted into these ensembles […]

JCC Holds International Fair

JCC Holds International Fair

Article Contributed by Jamestown Community College Ala Eddine Souissi, Alaeddine Bahri, Mehdi Ben Ameur, and Ons Mekni who are studying at Jamestown Community College through the Tunisia Community College Scholarship Program, take a photo of themselves with adjunct art instructor Bill Waite, left, and Jennifer Apthorpe, international outreach coordinator, during JCC’s annual international fair recently. […]

Zonta Club Supports New Library Materials

Zonta Club Supports New Library Materials

Article Contributed by James Prendergast Library Ann Powers and Margie Fuchs, members of Zonta Club of Jamestown, at left and right, present a check to Tina Scott, executive director of Prendergast Library, to purchase new books about women’s issues for the circulating collection. Zonta Club collaborates with the library as part of its mission of […]