Chautauqua Region Community Foundation to Sponsor Christmas Parade Fireworks Display

Article Contributed by Jamestown Renaissance Corporation The Tinseltown Christmas Parade and Holiday Celebration, presented by The Resource Center, will again feature a spectacular downtown fireworks display thanks to a generous event donation by the Chautauqua Region Community Foundation. Community residents watching the parade downtown on Friday, December 4, will be able to see the fireworks […]

Details for the 2016 Renaissance Block Challenge Announced

Article Contributed by Jamestown Renaissance Corporation The Jamestown Renaissance Corporation has announced details for the 2016 Renaissance Block Challenge, a program that offers matching funds to home owners up to $2,000 to put towards exterior home improvements. The program encourages and rewards neighborhood groups to work together in an effort to reinvest in their own communities. […]

Call to Artists: The Fourth Great Jamestown ChalkWalk Returns

Article Contributed by Chautauqua Institution Experience a fantastic day of community art at the fourth annual Great Jamestown ChalkWalk. Jamestown Now, Michaels and the Jamestown Renaissance Corporation are hosting this event on Saturday, September 12 from 8:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m., in downtown Jamestown. Throughout the day there will be activities for kids and entertainment […]

Motor Mayhem Hits Downtown

Article Contributed by JRC The Jamestown Renaissance Corporation invites everyone to Motor Mayhem, downtown Jamestown’s signature automobile and motorcycle show, showcasing classic cars, modern classics, Jeeps, trucks, and motorcycles along with kid’s activities, vendors, live music, and local food. The date is Friday, August 14, 5 p.m. to 11 p.m. along Third Street and cross […]

West Side Story Comes to Life: Jamestown’s Neighborhood Renaissance

Article Contributed by Wild Westside “Neighborhoods can come back to the way they used to be, the way they should still be,” a group of Jamestown’s Westside property owners recently explained. “And when you do it, your success can be contagious.” An informal but strongly connected group of West End neighbors calling themselves the “Park […]

Fair Housing Training at the Jamestown Renaissance Center

Article Contributed by Jamestown Renaissance Center Southwestern Independent Living Center, Inc., Jamestown Renaissance Center, City of Jamestown, and Housing Opportunities Made Equal, Inc. (HOME) are offering a free fair housing training to take place Tuesday August 18th, 2015 at 7:00PM. The event will run for about an hour and take place at the Jamestown Renaissance […]

Lombardi Will Discuss Book On Jamestown

Peter Lombardi will discuss his book, Jamestown, New York: A Guide to the City and Its Urban Landscape, at 6:30 p.m. on January 28 at Jamestown Community College’s Jamestown Campus. The event, open to the public, will be held in the cyber café in the Hamilton Collegiate Center. Lombardi, deputy director of the Jamestown Renaissance […]