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North Wales Pioneer
World War II veteran helps open new £4.2m Llandudno developmentA SECOND World War hero was VIP guest at the official opening of a new £4.2 mil
World War II veteran helps open new £4.2m Llandudno development
North Wales Pioneer / Posted 3 hours ago
A SECOND World War hero was VIP guest at the official opening of a new £4.2 million housing development in Llandudno. Alf Davies, 95, is one of the tenants of Cartrefi Conwy’s Cysgod y Gogarth (Shadow of the Orme) and his memories of escaping the... Read more
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chad
Rainworth MW poised for first home league encounter Boss Julian Watts is looking for Rainworth Miners’ Welfare to show their fans
Rainworth MW poised for first home league encounter
chad / Posted 5 hours ago
Boss Julian Watts is looking for Rainworth Miners’ Welfare to show their fans what they are capable of, when they finally get their home NCEL programme underway on Saturday. The Wrens’ supporters... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Rainworth MW poised for first home league encounter Boss Julian Watts is looking for Rainworth Miners’ Welfare to show their fans
Rainworth MW poised for first home league encounter
Derbyshire Times / Posted 6 hours ago
Boss Julian Watts is looking for Rainworth Miners’ Welfare to show their fans what they are capable of, when they finally get their home NCEL programme underway on Saturday. The Wrens’ supporters... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Prendergast Library Talks Funding OptionThat is a question the James Prendergast Library board of trustees has been dis
Prendergast Library Talks Funding Option
The Post-Journal / Posted 8 hours ago
That is a question the James Prendergast Library board of trustees has been discussing for the past several months. One way would be through district library funding, which would need the approval of voters in Jamestown. R. Thomas Rankin, board... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Area Police ReportsAngel J. Diaz, 45, of Jamestown was charged with second-degree burglary, fourth
Area Police Reports
The Post-Journal / Posted 8 hours ago
Angel J. Diaz, 45, of Jamestown was charged with second-degree burglary, fourth-degree grand larceny, third-degree criminal mischief and petit larceny. On Tuesday, at 9:31 p.m., police responded to 529 Crescent St. for a reported burglary. A victim... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Marion Gallery Art Exhibition To Include Installation Of 16-Ton Sculpture"Albert Paley: Humanizing the Material" opens Sept. 1 and runs through Oct.18.
Marion Gallery Art Exhibition To Include Installation Of 16-Ton Sculpture
The Post-Journal / Posted 8 hours ago
"Albert Paley: Humanizing the Material" opens Sept. 1 and runs through Oct.18. The exhibition includes large steel maquettes, cardboard models, drawings and photographs of both the production process and on-site installations. On Sept. 9, Paley's... Read more
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South Maryland News
Dominion to add on-site emergency fire brigadeAn official from Dominion Cove Point announced Tuesday that the plant plans to
Dominion to add on-site emergency fire brigade
South Maryland News / Posted 10 hours ago
An official from Dominion Cove Point announced Tuesday that the plant plans to add an on-site fire brigade for quicker response during potential emergency events. The brigade will consist of employees with a higher level of training, and will be in... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Coming Up/ Aug. 28, 2015ARTS AND CRAFT SHOW: Mount St. Mary Academy will host a Summer Arts and Craft S
Coming Up/ Aug. 28, 2015
The Buffalo News / Posted 10 hours ago
ARTS AND CRAFT SHOW: Mount St. Mary Academy will host a Summer Arts and Craft Show from 6 to 10 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sunday on site at 3756 Delaware Ave., Town of Tonawanda. FILL THE BOOT: Members of... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Global Grain Stocks At 30 Year Highs Mean Food Deflation Is NextEverywhere you look there’s still more evidence that the world economy is grapp
Global Grain Stocks At 30 Year Highs Mean Food Deflation Is Next
Zero Hedge / Posted 13 hours ago
Everywhere you look there’s still more evidence that the world economy is grappling with a global deflationary supply glut. To be sure, this wasn’t supposed to happen. Trillions in central bank cash and seven years of ZIRP across DMs was supposed... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The West should swallow its pride and work with Russia to save the Middle EastThose who try to manipulate intra-Islamic conflict will light fuses which lead
The West should swallow its pride and work with Russia to save the Middle East
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Those who try to manipulate intra-Islamic conflict will light fuses which lead back home The same is true for the next critical issue on the regional and, equally, international agenda: the fight against the so-called Islamic State. Here, too, a... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Shults Becomes Sponsor Of St. Bonaventure Athletics"We have been proud supporters of St. Bonaventure University and the Athletics
Shults Becomes Sponsor Of St. Bonaventure Athletics
The Post-Journal / Posted yesterday
"We have been proud supporters of St. Bonaventure University and the Athletics Department for many years," said Tim Shults, president of Shults Auto Group and a 1978 graduate of the University. In recognition of the partnership, the Bonnies are... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Ready To Rumble In Bemus Point"To be able to compete at boxing, you actually have to work for a long time; it
Ready To Rumble In Bemus Point
The Post-Journal / Posted yesterday
"To be able to compete at boxing, you actually have to work for a long time; it's not like other sports where you practice for a couple weeks then go to a competition," said John Barber, teen director at the Jamestown Area YMCA, as he spoke on the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Dunkirk Airport funds approvedMAYVILLE – Some members of the Chautauqua County Legislature are worried about
Dunkirk Airport funds approved
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
MAYVILLE – Some members of the Chautauqua County Legislature are worried about ending up responsible for improvements at Dunkirk Airport, a facility whose future is in doubt. After some discussion Wednesday, the lawmakers voted, 13-6, to support an... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Chautauqua lawmakers OK funds for Dunkirk Airport runway drainage amid doubts about futureMAYVILLE – Some members of the Chautauqua County Legislature are worried about
Chautauqua lawmakers OK funds for Dunkirk Airport runway drainage amid doubts about future
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
MAYVILLE – Some members of the Chautauqua County Legislature are worried about ending up responsible for improvements at Dunkirk Airport, a facility whose future is in doubt. After some discussion Wednesday, the lawmakers voted, 13-6, to support an... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Chautauqua County exec optimistic about Dunkirk NRG plantMAYVILLE – Chautauqua County Executive Vincent Horrigan said he is optimistic t
Chautauqua County exec optimistic about Dunkirk NRG plant
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
MAYVILLE – Chautauqua County Executive Vincent Horrigan said he is optimistic that the NRG plant in Dunkirk will be able to continue with plans to convert to natural gas. Horrigan said he has had several telephone conferences since the announcement... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Dunkirk couple held in drug investigationDUNKIRK – A Woodrow Avenue couple was remanded to the Chautauqua County Jail in
Dunkirk couple held in drug investigation
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
DUNKIRK – A Woodrow Avenue couple was remanded to the Chautauqua County Jail in Mayville after a drug raid on their home Tuesday afternoon by the Southern Tier Regional Drug Task Force. Tyrone L. Hall 29, and Aliza Hooten were taken into custody... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Five area health centers share $180,600 in federal grantsFive community health centers in Western New York will share $180,600 in federa
Five area health centers share $180,600 in federal grants
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
Five community health centers in Western New York will share $180,600 in federal funds awarded under the Affordable Care Act. The awards from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services recognize centers that have good clinical outcomes, show... Read more
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The Post-Journal
NRG Project On Hold, Affected By LawsuitDavid Gaier, director of communications for NRG, provided the company's reasoni
NRG Project On Hold, Affected By Lawsuit
The Post-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
David Gaier, director of communications for NRG, provided the company's reasoning on Tuesday, saying nothing has really changed. "On Feb. 27 the Entergy Corporation, which is another power company, filed a lawsuit in federal court against the Public... Read more
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Nottingham Post
June Hawkridge: Memories of Nottingham cinemasJune Hawkridge from Clifton takes a trip down memory lane as she remembers the
June Hawkridge: Memories of Nottingham cinemas
Nottingham Post / Posted 2 days ago
June Hawkridge from Clifton takes a trip down memory lane as she remembers the cinemas of her youth in Nottingham. When I was young, Nottingham had lots of cinemas. Unfortunately, the only original one left is the Savoy on Derby Road, but that too... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Aging NY coal-powered plant closing; another in jeopardyALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — An energy company says it will close an aging coal-fired po
Aging NY coal-powered plant closing; another in jeopardy
Lake Placid News / Posted 2 days ago
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — An energy company says it will close an aging coal-fired power plant in western New York by next March and is placing on hold repowering plans at another plant because of a federal lawsuit. David Gaier, spokesman for NRG Energy,... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Valley Historical Society Holds Treasure Trove ProgramThe group met for a meal at the park, with president Larry Barmore welcoming al
Valley Historical Society Holds Treasure Trove Program
The Post-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
The group met for a meal at the park, with president Larry Barmore welcoming all, and giving the blessing prior to the meal. Following the meal, a brief business meeting was held with Barmore leading the group in the Lord's Prayer and the Pledge of... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Tonawanda braces for end of Huntley eraDunkirk ‘on hold’ Gaier characterized the company’s plan to repower the Dunkir
Tonawanda braces for end of Huntley era
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
Dunkirk ‘on hold’ Gaier characterized the company’s plan to repower the Dunkirk power plant with natural gas as “on hold” following a federal lawsuit filed earlier this year by Entergy Corp., a Louisiana company that operates a nuclear power plant... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Aging NY coal-powered plant closing; another in jeopardyALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - An energy company filed an application with the New York Pu
Aging NY coal-powered plant closing; another in jeopardy
New Jersey Herald / Posted 2 days ago
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - An energy company filed an application with the New York Public Service Commission on Tuesday to close an aging coal-fired power plant by next March, and said it's placing on hold its $150 million project to transition from coal... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Town of Tonawanda leaders brace for a post-Huntley futureEnvironmental impact Huntley, like many coal-fired power plants, has been in t
Town of Tonawanda leaders brace for a post-Huntley future
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
Environmental impact Huntley, like many coal-fired power plants, has been in the crosshairs of environmental groups for years. The plant is routinely listed among Erie County’s top polluters when the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency publishes... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Western New York power plant’s transition plan on holeALBANY – An aging western New York power plant’s $150 million transition from c
Western New York power plant’s transition plan on hole
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
ALBANY – An aging western New York power plant’s $150 million transition from coal to natural gas is officially in limbo, less than two years after Gov. Andrew Cuomo and local officials held a news conference heralding the plan. David Gaier, a... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Tonawanda leaders brace for a post-Huntley futureEnvironmental impact Huntley, like many coal-fired power plants, has been in t
Tonawanda leaders brace for a post-Huntley future
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
Environmental impact Huntley, like many coal-fired power plants, has been in the cross-hairs of environmental groups for years. The plant is routinely listed among Erie County’s top polluters when the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency publishes... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Huntley power plant faces closureThe Huntley Station power plant in the Town of Tonawanda would be shuttered nex
Huntley power plant faces closure
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
The Huntley Station power plant in the Town of Tonawanda would be shuttered next March under a plan NRG Energy is submitting today to the state Public Service Commission. Company officials confirmed the plan Tuesday, saying that a trifecta of low... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Lawsuit Impacts NRG ProjectDUNKIRK - A lawsuit filed by Entergy Entities, which operates power plants in t
Lawsuit Impacts NRG Project
The Post-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
DUNKIRK - A lawsuit filed by Entergy Entities, which operates power plants in the eastern end of New York state, has caused a delay in plans to repower the NRG plant in the city of Dunkirk. "We have fought long and hard to repower the NRG Dunkirk... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Shane Mosley's rematch with Ricardo Mayorga at risk of falling foul to boxing's dark side Shane Mosley's rematch with Ricardo Mayorga teetering on edge of collapse Th
Shane Mosley's rematch with Ricardo Mayorga at risk of falling foul to boxing's dark side
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 3 days ago
Shane Mosley's rematch with Ricardo Mayorga teetering on edge of collapse There is a chance that by the time you are reading this the fight between Sugar... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Experian giving youngsters the skills to make right decisions about moneyExperian has committed to extending a programme which aims to provide children
Experian giving youngsters the skills to make right decisions about money
Nottingham Post / Posted 3 days ago
Experian has committed to extending a programme which aims to provide children with the skills, knowledge and confidence they need to be able to make the right financial decisions and manage their money well into adulthood. A partnership between... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Chautauqua Adult Day Care Centers To Hold EventThe event will include a brief presentation, light refreshments and information
Chautauqua Adult Day Care Centers To Hold Event
The Post-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
The event will include a brief presentation, light refreshments and information in both English and Spanish that members of the public can take home to review. Karen Luck, Chautauqua Adult Day Care Centers associate director, said she is looking... Read more
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The Post-Journal
In Years PastLakewood received a gift of an auto truck from J.W. Packard, the former head of
In Years Past
The Post-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
Lakewood received a gift of an auto truck from J.W. Packard, the former head of Packard Motor Car Company, at Packard's summer hall in Lakewood. Packard previously donated the site of the Lakewood village hall and $1,500 toward the cost of the... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Millions In Federal Funding To Remove Lead From HomesOn Monday, U.S. Sens. Charles E. Schumer, D-N.Y., and Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y
Millions In Federal Funding To Remove Lead From Homes
The Post-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
On Monday, U.S. Sens. Charles E. Schumer, D-N.Y., and Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., announced county officials will be receiving $2,217,833 from the federal government. The money will be used to address lead hazards in 150 housing units in the county.... Read more
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Nottingham Post
What does the new tram extension mean for Beeston?The struggles faced by the people and businesses of Chilwell and Beeston during
What does the new tram extension mean for Beeston?
Nottingham Post / Posted 3 days ago
The struggles faced by the people and businesses of Chilwell and Beeston during the tram works is no secret. But what was once a building site has now been replaced by a fresh new tram line, with 15 stops, starting in Stapleford in the south-west... Read more
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express
Only one in 20 UK-bound cars is checked at Calais RUTHLESS criminal gangs are COMMENTARY into Britain because only one in 20 to
Only one in 20 UK-bound cars is checked at Calais
express / Posted 3 days ago
RUTHLESS criminal gangs are COMMENTARY into Britain because only one in 20 tourist vehicles is checked when leaving France, it was claimed last night. One in 20 cars are searched for migrants in... Read more
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The Buffalo News
$2.2 million federal grant announced to ID and control lead in Chautauqua homesMAYVILLE – A $2.2 million federal grant to identify and control lead hazards in
$2.2 million federal grant announced to ID and control lead in Chautauqua homes
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 days ago
MAYVILLE – A $2.2 million federal grant to identify and control lead hazards in 150 Chautauqua County homes was announced Monday by U.S. Senators Charles E. Schumer, D- New York and Kirsten Gillibrand, D-New York. The funding will provide resources... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Private Tom Marks was taken captive by the Japanese but believed a dose of diptheria picked up in the POW camps saved his lifePrivate Tom Marks - a Far East prisoner-of-war who survived and returned to Suf
Private Tom Marks was taken captive by the Japanese but believed a dose of diptheria picked up in the POW camps saved his life
Ipswich Star / Posted 4 days ago
Private Tom Marks - a Far East prisoner-of-war who survived and returned to Suffolk Monday, August 24, 2015 Tom and his... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Dunkirk veteran and regular poppy seller Bernard Sharp, of Ipswich, rememberedDunkirk veterans Bernard Sharp and Ted Vickery looking forward to the arrival o
Dunkirk veteran and regular poppy seller Bernard Sharp, of Ipswich, remembered
Ipswich Star / Posted 4 days ago
Dunkirk veterans Bernard Sharp and Ted Vickery looking forward to the arrival of the small ships in 2007. One of the last Dunkirk veterans in Suffolk has died – 75 years... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Dunkirk veteran rememberedDunkirk veterans Bernard Sharp and Ted Vickery looking forward to the arrival o
Dunkirk veteran remembered
Ipswich Star / Posted 4 days ago
Dunkirk veterans Bernard Sharp and Ted Vickery looking forward to the arrival of the small ships in 2007. One of the last Dunkirk veterans in Suffolk has died – 75 years after celebrating his 21st birthday on the beach... Read more
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The Post-Journal
In Years PastJamestown's union men opened the Labor Forward Movement campaign in Jamestown u
In Years Past
The Post-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
Jamestown's union men opened the Labor Forward Movement campaign in Jamestown under the auspices of the Central Labor Council. The parade formed in Brooklyn Square and was said to be one of the longest union parades in the city's history. The union... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Land Bank Discusses New Policy For Preparing Properties For MarketAccording to the minutes of the meeting, Land Bank board members discussed a ne
Land Bank Discusses New Policy For Preparing Properties For Market
The Post-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
According to the minutes of the meeting, Land Bank board members discussed a new policy for preparing properties for market. Gina Paradis, county Land Bank administrative director, said the primary change to the process would be the addition of a... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Fall ‘Healthy Bones’ Classes ScheduledFor those who are unfamiliar with Healthy Bones, it is a research-informed exer
Fall ‘Healthy Bones’ Classes Scheduled
The Post-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
For those who are unfamiliar with Healthy Bones, it is a research-informed exercise class designed to delay or prevent osteoporosis and osteopenia. Dr. Miriam Nelson, a professor at Tufts University in Boston, Massachusetts, has developed this... Read more
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express
How British ‘Al Capones’ trade in HUMAN cargo from London PEOPLE smugglers have set up another “jungle” camp in Dunkirk, with “Al Capon
How British ‘Al Capones’ trade in HUMAN cargo from London
express / Posted 5 days ago
PEOPLE smugglers have set up another “jungle” camp in Dunkirk, with “Al Capone” bosses running the criminal operation from London. Mayor Franck Dhersin, in the Teteghem camp, calls on... Read more
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Daily Record
Historian looks at Labour favourite's prospects of leading from the leftLabour’s leaders fall into three categories - planners, plodders and prophets.
Historian looks at Labour favourite's prospects of leading from the left
Daily Record / Posted 5 days ago
Labour’s leaders fall into three categories - planners, plodders and prophets. The last group are by far the most fascinating, including as they do the party’s founder, Keir Hardie, George Lansbury and Michael Foot. They were all three voices for... Read more
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express
Germany orders Britain – take MORE migrants, as country faces 800,000 this year BRITAIN has been accused of not taking enough responsibility for the migrant
Germany orders Britain – take MORE migrants, as country faces 800,000 this year
express / Posted 5 days ago
BRITAIN has been accused of not taking enough responsibility for the migrant crisis, as Germany orders the UK to take MORE immigrants. Refugees queue to buy water and... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Road reconstruction set to begin in Dunkirk on MondayDUNKIRK – Road reconstruction in the City of Dunkirk is scheduled to get underw
Road reconstruction set to begin in Dunkirk on Monday
The Buffalo News / Posted 5 days ago
DUNKIRK – Road reconstruction in the City of Dunkirk is scheduled to get underway Monday. The old pavement will be milled from East Seventh Street between Central Avenue and Monroe Street. Side streets at intersection also are scheduled for... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Catch Lucy Lavers for the best view of Wells Wells Harbour, seen from on board the Lucy Lavers, which is now running boat
Catch Lucy Lavers for the best view of Wells
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
Wells Harbour, seen from on board the Lucy Lavers, which is now running boat trips. Picture: Chris Bishop A restored lifeboat which took part in the Dunkirk evacuation now offers sight-seeing... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Ducky Derby Set For Sept. 5The derby will begin at the outlet located on Mill Street and Maple Avenue in C
Ducky Derby Set For Sept. 5
The Post-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
The derby will begin at the outlet located on Mill Street and Maple Avenue in Cassadaga. Those wishing to partake in the Ducky Derby may purchase a ducky ticket from any CLA member or before the derby until sold out. Prizes include a first prize of... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Federal Funding For City Could Be CutA bill has been proposed in the U.S. Senate which would virtually wipe out the
Federal Funding For City Could Be Cut
The Post-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
A bill has been proposed in the U.S. Senate which would virtually wipe out the HOME program and reduce Community Development Block Grant funding to municipalities across the country. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development allocates HOME... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Silver Creek woman injured in rollover crashSILVER CREEK -- A Silver Creek woman was injured in a rollover accident at abou
Silver Creek woman injured in rollover crash
The Buffalo News / Posted 6 days ago
SILVER CREEK -- A Silver Creek woman was injured in a rollover accident at about 2:30 p.m. Friday while allegedly speeding on Beebe Road in the Town of Hanover, the Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office reported. Alysia M. Richards, 19, was flown by... Read more
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