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Art Will Happen Here Again

“We miss our patrons and friends,” said Hillary Meyer, the newly appointed Executive Director of the Reg Lenna Center for the Arts. Ms. Meyer...

Eye on Business: Guys & Dolls Dance Studio: 60 Years Strong

Guys & Dolls Dance Studio is a family business. Laura Cimino, owner/dance instructor extraordinaire, has been in the business since she was a girl....
Discover Arthur Chrystal's Last Will and Testament in the newly designed Escape Rooms Jamestown opening September 2 at 100 E. Second St.

Escape Rooms Jamestown Re-Opening

If you like to solve puzzles, you are in for a treat at the new Escape Rooms Jamestown, relocated to 100 E. Second St....
On the porch at Stella, a Kitchen and Bar.

Their Reputation Precedes Them: Bruce and Laurie Stanton’s Venture, Stella

According to owner Bruce Stanton, “Stella is a lot of things. Stella means star. We want to be a shining star here in Lakewood....
Women's Equality Day

All Things Being Equal, Or Not: Women’s Equality Day, Wednesday, August 26

Women’s Equality Day was designated August 26 by the U.S. Congress in 1973. It was championed by Representative Bella Abzug (Democrat from N.Y.) to...

Curbside Pickup at Prendergast Library

Summer Reading Program Begins Soon The pandemic has forced us all to keep our distance, even at the Prendergast Library. Until the doors open for...
Owner Michelle McCray stands by the check out in the Dot’s Gift Boutique. Please note the shield, signage and arrows and X for traffic control.

Let the Reopening Begin

New York State businesses are reopening. Over the past few weeks businesses from construction to offices, retail stores and restaurants have opened with many...

Join Harry the Hound Scavenger Hunt

The Covid-19 virus has taken over our world. Businesses are closed, schools are closed, and families are sheltering together. One thing families are doing...
Thank You Nurses! Photos from left: Lyndsey Uhl , Maggie Sandberg, Christie Spackman

Celebrating Nurses

Care and compassion are at the core of nursing. Each of the nurses interviewed for this article said caring for people was their reason...
A cow and calves from the Wheel Horse Farm, Ripley N.Y.

Agriculture is an Essential Business

“It’s business as usual with adherence to the CDC’s and USDA’s guidelines for human safety. The things we have all been seeing and reading,...
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