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The Post-Journal
Southwestern Girls Pick Up Where They Left OffThe 2014 sectional semifinalist defeated Chautauqua Lake's Jenelle Senske, 6-1,
Southwestern Girls Pick Up Where They Left Off
The Post-Journal / Posted 12 hours ago
The 2014 sectional semifinalist defeated Chautauqua Lake's Jenelle Senske, 6-1, 6-1, to help the Lady Trojans to a 4-1 West Division win. Victoria VanEvery and Elizabeth Rowan, Section VI doubles champions a year ago, also helped Southwestern to a... Read more
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The Post-Journal
In Years PastPauleen Green of Warren escaped injury when the airplane she was flying crashed
In Years Past
The Post-Journal / Posted 12 hours ago
Pauleen Green of Warren escaped injury when the airplane she was flying crashed into power lines while making an emergency landing in a field near Cassadaga. The student pilot said she had taken off from the Brokenstraw Airport in Warren on her way... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Legal RecordsJUNE 2, 2015 NYS Dept. of Taxation and Finance vs. Raymond P. Snow, $9,201.73.
Legal Records
The Post-Journal / Posted 12 hours ago
JUNE 2, 2015 NYS Dept. of Taxation and Finance vs. Raymond P. Snow, $9,201.73. NYS Dept. of Taxation and Finance vs. Jeffrey S. Smith, $2,481.85. NYS Dept. of Taxation and Finance vs. Kelvin O. Thomas, $850. NYS Dept. of Taxation and Finance vs.... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Car Strikes Amish BuggyAccording to the Chautauqua County Sheriff's Office, 29-year-old Amanda M. Bral
Car Strikes Amish Buggy
The Post-Journal / Posted 12 hours ago
According to the Chautauqua County Sheriff's Office, 29-year-old Amanda M. Braley of Kennedy was traveling southbound on Falconer Frewsburg Road near Stone Road in Poland. At approximately 11 a.m., Braley allegedly failed to negotiate a curve in the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Passengers injured when car hits buggyMAYVILLE – Five people, including a two-month-old child, were taken to WCA Hosp
Passengers injured when car hits buggy
The Buffalo News / Posted 18 hours ago
MAYVILLE – Five people, including a two-month-old child, were taken to WCA Hospital Friday after a woman drove into their horse-drawn Amish buggy around 11 a.m. Friday, according to the Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office. The incident happened on... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Distracted Driver Strikes Amish Buggy In PolandAccording to the Chautauqua County Sheriff's Office, 29-year-old Amanda M. Bral
Distracted Driver Strikes Amish Buggy In Poland
The Post-Journal / Posted 18 hours ago
According to the Chautauqua County Sheriff's Office, 29-year-old Amanda M. Braley of Kennedy was traveling southbound on Falconer Frewsburg Road near Stone Road in Poland. At approximately 11 a.m., Braley allegedly failed to negotiate a curve in the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Class DWho’s who: The seven-team division consists of the Cattaraugus/Little Valley Ti
Class D
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
Who’s who: The seven-team division consists of the Cattaraugus/Little Valley Timberwolves, Franklinville/Ellicottville/West Valley Panthers, Frewsburg Bears, Portville Panthers, Randolph Cardinals, Sherman/Clymer/Panama Wildcats and Westfield/Brocton... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Jayhawks Looking For Young Players To Step UpLast fall, the Jayhawks were one win away from an NJCAA Division III tournament
Jayhawks Looking For Young Players To Step Up
The Post-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Last fall, the Jayhawks were one win away from an NJCAA Division III tournament bid after beating Mohawk Valley CC in the Region 3 semifinals on penalty kicks. But a loss to Cayuga CC denied Jamestown CC its first trip to nationals. Gone from that... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Robert SliterHe was born June 15, 1949, a son to the late Marvin and Betty (Groves) Sliter.
Robert Sliter
Warren Times Observer / Posted 3 days ago
He was born June 15, 1949, a son to the late Marvin and Betty (Groves) Sliter. Bob worked as an electrician for the IBEW Union and was a member of the Youngsville American Legion. He enjoyed playing cards, going to the casino, hunting, fishing and... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Outdoor ChampionsFollowing an indoor tournament season that saw the Northwest Wave soccer team p
Outdoor Champions
The Post-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
Following an indoor tournament season that saw the Northwest Wave soccer team place first in eight of 11 outings and second in a ninth, the girls soccer team moved outdoors and entered the Buffalo and Western New York Junior Soccer League. Playing in... 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 4 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
Events''English As a Second Language'' class, Immanuel Lutheran Church, 9 a.m. U.C.A
Events
The Post-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
''English As a Second Language'' class, Immanuel Lutheran Church, 9 a.m. U.C.A.N. Anger Resolution Class, 31 Water St., Jamestown, door 14, 10:30 a.m. Alanon: open discussion, Alanon Club, 511 E. Second St., noon; wheelchair accessible Alcoholics... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
BriefsFirst United Methodist Church, Warren, will bring its morning worship service o
Briefs
Warren Times Observer / Posted 4 days ago
First United Methodist Church, Warren, will bring its morning worship service outdoors at 10 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 30. The community is welcome to join the congregation on the corner of Market St. and Second Ave. Dr. Mark Hecht, senior pastor of the... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
EHS reunionEisenhower High School Class of 1960 held its 55-year reunioin at the Frewsburg
EHS reunion
Warren Times Observer / Posted 5 days ago
Eisenhower High School Class of 1960 held its 55-year reunioin at the Frewsburg, N.Y., American Legion on July 18 with 24 classmates in attendance. Senior class president Wayne Kipple, who lives in Phoenix, Arizona, was master of ceremonies for 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 6 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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The Buffalo News
Local postal service stamped with rash of carrier crimesThat old but unofficial mail carrier motto, the one inscribed on the facade of
Local postal service stamped with rash of carrier crimes
The Buffalo News / Posted 6 days ago
That old but unofficial mail carrier motto, the one inscribed on the facade of the James Farley Post Office in Manhattan, makes prominent mention of rain, snow, heat and gloom of night. What it doesn’t mention is greed and poor judgment, two... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Frewsburg Bowling Leagues FormingThe Monday VSK Emporim League gets together at 7 p.m, on Tuesday, the Wednesday
Frewsburg Bowling Leagues Forming
The Post-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
The Monday VSK Emporim League gets together at 7 p.m, on Tuesday, the Wednesday Ladies Doubles meets at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, the Tuesday Doubles League meets at 7 p.m. Sept. 1, the Every Other Friday League meets Sept. 11 at 7 p.m. and the junior... Read more
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The Post-Journal
In Years PastBemus Point Oddfellows Lodge 585 celebrated its 50th anniversary. Following the
In Years Past
The Post-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
Bemus Point Oddfellows Lodge 585 celebrated its 50th anniversary. Following the business session, more than 100 people attended an open house, with delegations of Oddfellows attending from the Ellicott, Mt. Tabor and Monitor lodges of Jamestown,... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Remember That Other Lives MatterAs cruel and mean as abortion is to babies, it can hardly get more ghoulish and
Remember That Other Lives Matter
The Post-Journal / Posted 8 days ago
As cruel and mean as abortion is to babies, it can hardly get more ghoulish and dehumanizing than aborting them to sell their organs and body parts for profit. Slicing through the wickedly warped rationalizations by Planned Parenthood, razor-sharp... Read more
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The Buffalo News
State grant to aid Chautauqua County expanding mental health servicesMAYVILLE – The Chautauqua County Mental Hygiene Department will expand its syst
State grant to aid Chautauqua County expanding mental health services
The Buffalo News / Posted 9 days ago
MAYVILLE – The Chautauqua County Mental Hygiene Department will expand its system of care with a $4 million grant. The announcement was made Wednesday during the regular meeting of the Health and Human Services Committee. Several programs to help... Read more
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The Buffalo News
State grant to aid Chautauqua County expand mental health servicesMAYVILLE – The Chautauqua County Mental Hygiene Department will expand its syst
State grant to aid Chautauqua County expand mental health services
The Buffalo News / Posted 9 days ago
MAYVILLE – The Chautauqua County Mental Hygiene Department will expand its system of care with a $4 million grant. The announcement was made Wednesday during the regular meeting of the Health and Human Services Committee. Several programs to help... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Ronald C. Powers Sr.Ronald was born Aug. 21, 1953, in Jamestown, N.Y., the son of the late Clifford
Ronald C. Powers Sr.
The Post-Journal / Posted 10 days ago
Ronald was born Aug. 21, 1953, in Jamestown, N.Y., the son of the late Clifford A. and Doris E. (Decker) Powers. After serving his country in the Air Force, Ron had been employed with the state Department of Transportation in Mayville, N.Y., and... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Community Foundation Awards Music ScholarshipsRuth Dodds had a lifelong interest in music, education and theater. She owned h
Community Foundation Awards Music Scholarships
The Post-Journal / Posted 11 days ago
Ruth Dodds had a lifelong interest in music, education and theater. She owned her own business, participated in many local choirs, and played the organ at several local churches. Many remember Dodds as the organist for WJTN's Saturday Breakfast Club... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Reed Irate Over China’s Currency ManipulationChina's currency, the yuan, devalued by 1.9 percent last Tuesday and 1.6 percen
Reed Irate Over China’s Currency Manipulation
The Post-Journal / Posted 11 days ago
China's currency, the yuan, devalued by 1.9 percent last Tuesday and 1.6 percent on Wednesday. The devaluation was said to make the country's exchange rate more market-oriented. For Reed, R-C-I-Corning, China's direct currency manipulation presents... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Ronald C. Powers Sr.Ronald was born Aug. 21, 1953, in Jamestown, N.Y., the son of the late Clifford
Ronald C. Powers Sr.
The Post-Journal / Posted 11 days ago
Ronald was born Aug. 21, 1953, in Jamestown, N.Y., the son of the late Clifford A. and Doris E. (Decker) Powers. After serving his country in the U.S. Air Force, Ron had been employed with the NYS DOT in Mayville, N.Y., as a supervisor and retired... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Nic-L-Inn under new ownershipFriends, family and patrons came to wish the Andriaccios well at a retirement p
Nic-L-Inn under new ownership
Warren Times Observer / Posted 11 days ago
Friends, family and patrons came to wish the Andriaccios well at a retirement party in their honor at the Nic-L-Inn's outdoor Breeze Bar on July 19. New owners, Deborah Walston and Jack Kraatz, who officially took ownership of the establishment... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
William KiddHe was born at home in Jamestown on August 18, 1919 to William E. Sr and Mabel
William Kidd
Warren Times Observer / Posted 12 days ago
He was born at home in Jamestown on August 18, 1919 to William E. Sr and Mabel Eckendorf Kidd. Bill was an avid hunter and fisherman, participating in the 2014 big game season. A lifetime member of the National Rifle Association (NRA) he was also a... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Pennie A. Johnson Swanson HansenA family reunion/memorial in celebration of the life of of Port Orange Fla., f
Pennie A. Johnson Swanson Hansen
The Post-Journal / Posted 13 days ago
A family reunion/memorial in celebration of the life of of Port Orange Fla., formerly of South Dayton and Frewsburg N.Y., will be held on the Sunday, Aug. 30, from 2-6 p.m., at the Frewsburg American Legion.... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Schools See Mixed Scores From Common Core AssessmentsThis year's English language arts and math exams were met with controversy and
Schools See Mixed Scores From Common Core Assessments
The Post-Journal / Posted 13 days ago
This year's English language arts and math exams were met with controversy and protest in some instances, with many parents deciding to opt their children out of the testing. According to the New York State Department of Education, 20 percent of... Read more
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The Post-Journal
L. Katharine BeardsleyShe was born April 24, 1924, in Emporium, Pa., the daughter of Floyd and Isabel
L. Katharine Beardsley
The Post-Journal / Posted 15 days ago
She was born April 24, 1924, in Emporium, Pa., the daughter of Floyd and Isabella Britton. She had been employed at the former Ethan Allen in Frewsburg. She loved having her family around her and en-joyed reading and crafts. Katharine is survived... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Area Police ReportsLadontae Neeley, 19, of Jamestown was charged Monday with third-degree criminal
Area Police Reports
The Post-Journal / Posted 15 days ago
Ladontae Neeley, 19, of Jamestown was charged Monday with third-degree criminal trespass. At 11 p.m., police were dispatched to 407 W. Fourth St. for a possible burglary in progress. It is alleged that Ladontae, a 15-year-old male and a 14-year-old... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Tom Reed Fights For Property RightsI am writing to thank our Congressman, Tom Reed, for his work in Washington to
Tom Reed Fights For Property Rights
The Post-Journal / Posted 15 days ago
I am writing to thank our Congressman, Tom Reed, for his work in Washington to stand up for local property owners. Being with a local forestry consulting firm, we see the many benefits that private landowners, and in particular, private forest... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Business First Releases Opt-Out StatisticsTaken from spring 2015 data released Tuesday from the New York State Department
Business First Releases Opt-Out Statistics
The Post-Journal / Posted 16 days ago
Taken from spring 2015 data released Tuesday from the New York State Department of Education, Business First provided an indepth look at school districts across New York and their opt-out statistics from the third- through-eighth grade exams. With... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Julia W. ChylinskiJulia was born Jan. 15, 1924, the daughter of Michael and Eva Ozga White in Fre
Julia W. Chylinski
The Post-Journal / Posted 16 days ago
Julia was born Jan. 15, 1924, the daughter of Michael and Eva Ozga White in Frewsburg, N.Y. She married Raymond V. Chylinski on May 15, 1948, and they spent their 62 years of marriage together in the Ripley, N.Y. area. They have three children:... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Margaret E. MahnkShe and her late husband, William, owned and operated a dairy farm in Conewango
Margaret E. Mahnk
The Post-Journal / Posted 17 days ago
She and her late husband, William, owned and operated a dairy farm in Conewango Valley. Survivors include two daughters, Beverly (Wayne) Ashley of Silver Creek and Barbara (Jerry) Houghwot of Frewsburg; a son, Bernard Mahnk of Randolph; three... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Reed to host Aug. 22 town hall meetings on Iran nuclear proposalRep. Tom Reed, R-Corning, will host town hall meetings Aug. 22 on the proposed
Reed to host Aug. 22 town hall meetings on Iran nuclear proposal
The Buffalo News / Posted 17 days ago
Rep. Tom Reed, R-Corning, will host town hall meetings Aug. 22 on the proposed Iran nuclear agreement. Reed, who is opposed to the agreement, believes it threatens short- and long-term national security interests. However, he said in a news release... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Events''English As a Second Language'' class, Immanuel Lutheran Church, 9 a.m. U.C.A
Events
The Post-Journal / Posted 18 days ago
''English As a Second Language'' class, Immanuel Lutheran Church, 9 a.m. U.C.A.N. Anger Resolution Class, 31 Water St., Jamestown, door 14, 10:30 a.m. Alanon: open discussion, Alanon Club, 511 E. Second St., noon; wheelchair accessible Alcoholics... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Eppehimer Open Winners Fire 17-Under 53 At Maplehurst CCFirst place, with a 17-under-par 53, went to the team of Dan Landin, Paul Landi
Eppehimer Open Winners Fire 17-Under 53 At Maplehurst CC
The Post-Journal / Posted 20 days ago
First place, with a 17-under-par 53, went to the team of Dan Landin, Paul Landin, Kyle Hinsdale and Gerrit Hinsdale. The second-place team of James Marzalen, Todd Marzalen, Rick Hooks Sr. and Rick Hooks Jr. came in with a 14-under-par 56. The team... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Joseph E. “Joe” KellyAn area resident since 1951, he was born April 11, 1924, in Starford, Pa., the
Joseph E. “Joe” Kelly
The Post-Journal / Posted 20 days ago
An area resident since 1951, he was born April 11, 1924, in Starford, Pa., the son of the late Francis J. and Troby E. Fleming Kelly. Joe was a U.S. Army veteran, serving with the 387th Infantry during WWII. Prior to retirement in 1990, he worked... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Man Suffers Injuries After Kiantone CrashA Pennsylvania man suffered minor injuries Friday after a vehicle collision at
Man Suffers Injuries After Kiantone Crash
The Post-Journal / Posted 21 days ago
A Pennsylvania man suffered minor injuries Friday after a vehicle collision at the intersection of Kiantone and Donelson roads. Shortly before 4 p.m., the Pennsylvania man was traveling southbound on Kiantone Road when a northbound Chevy sedan... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Martha A. WynnMartha was born in Warren, Pa., on Dec. 20, 1932, to Harry and Opal (Underhill)
Martha A. Wynn
The Post-Journal / Posted 21 days ago
Martha was born in Warren, Pa., on Dec. 20, 1932, to Harry and Opal (Underhill) Johnson. Martha is survived by her children: Patrick (Becky) Wynn of Corry, Pa, Larry (Brenda) Wynn of Jamestown, N.Y., Rebecca Wynn of Kennedy, N.Y., and Patricia... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Helen BattkoHelen was born May 8, 1917 in Chicago, Il., but spent most of her entire life o
Helen Battko
Warren Times Observer / Posted 22 days ago
Helen was born May 8, 1917 in Chicago, Il., but spent most of her entire life on Davy Hill. She was the daughter of the late Michael and Mary Karas Kuzminski. She had been employed at GG Greens, and the Rouse Warren Co. Home, retiring from there. She... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Barn RaisingScott Wenzel said 75 Amish builders and their wives and children held a barn ra
Barn Raising
Warren Times Observer / Posted 22 days ago
Scott Wenzel said 75 Amish builders and their wives and children held a barn raising, with the wives cooking and serving a gigantic meal for their husbands and spectators. He said they dug 150 pounds of potatoes for mashed potatoes on Wednesday, and... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Elaine J. DahlgrenElaine graduated from Jamestown High School in 1949. She was employed by severa
Elaine J. Dahlgren
The Post-Journal / Posted 23 days ago
Elaine graduated from Jamestown High School in 1949. She was employed by several local green- houses and floral shops, Craft World, Salvation Army Thrift Store and Don Gage. Elaine is survived by her two daughters: Patricia L. Dahlgren and Gayle D.... Read more
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The Post-Journal
EventsEllington Community Food Pantry, Ellington Fire Hall, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. ''Engli
Events
The Post-Journal / Posted 24 days ago
Ellington Community Food Pantry, Ellington Fire Hall, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. ''English As A Second Language'' class, Immanuel Lutheran Church, 9 a.m. American Parkinson Association Support, Chautauqua County Home, Dunkirk, 10 a.m. Mental Health... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Conduit Transforms Local Park Into FunfestAs part of their Summer Fun series, Conduit provided the eastside of Jamestown
Conduit Transforms Local Park Into Funfest
The Post-Journal / Posted 25 days ago
As part of their Summer Fun series, Conduit provided the eastside of Jamestown with festivities, food and live music to show the community they care. The second installment of the series, the park was packed by the time the event started at 5:30... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Events''English As a Second Language'' class, Immanuel Lutheran Church, 9 a.m. U.C.A
Events
The Post-Journal / Posted 25 days ago
''English As a Second Language'' class, Immanuel Lutheran Church, 9 a.m. U.C.A.N. Anger Resolution Class, 31 Water St., Jamestown, door 14, 10:30 a.m. Alanon: open discussion, Alanon Club, 511 E. Second St., noon; wheelchair accessible Alcoholics... Read more
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The Post-Journal
The ‘Assault Weapon’ MythWatch any liberal news pundit talk about gun control and you will surely hear t
The ‘Assault Weapon’ Myth
The Post-Journal / Posted 25 days ago
Watch any liberal news pundit talk about gun control and you will surely hear them say something about "assault weapons." They will mention how dangerous they are and how we need to keep them out of the hands of citizens. Unfortunately for the viewer... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Paul K. ShermanMr. Sherman was born June 24, 1946, in Salamanca, N.Y,, the son of the late Flo
Paul K. Sherman
The Post-Journal / Posted 25 days ago
Mr. Sherman was born June 24, 1946, in Salamanca, N.Y,, the son of the late Floyd and Laurel (Morris-on) Sherman. Paul graduated from Frewsburg Central School class of 1964, and was a veteran of the U.S. Army, serving in Germany during the Vietnam... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Outdoors With Craig RobbinsWhile I am not the best when it comes to fixing archery equipment I do know wha
Outdoors With Craig Robbins
The Post-Journal / Posted 27 days ago
While I am not the best when it comes to fixing archery equipment I do know what I can get away with and when it's time to take to a local archery pro-shop. We are fortunate here in Chautauqua County to have several good ones but the few I trust with... Read more
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