Olean Woman Arrested on Active Warrant
(WNY News Now) – Olean, NY – In an incident on Feb 12, 2024, at 5:10 pm in Olean, NY a 41-year-old woman was apprehended on an active bench warrant issued by the Town of Ellicottville Court. Amanda R. Madam, a 41-year-old Olean resident, was taken into custody...
Buffalo Man Arrested in Olean for Possession of Stolen Property
A Buffalo man was arrested in Olean on theft charges. After an investigation by the Cattaraugus County Sheriff’s Office, 33-year-old Jason J. Benton was charged with possession of stolen property after allegedly using multiple credit cards that did not belong to him at multiple locations in the Town of Allegany.
Buffalo man accused of using multiple credit cards that were not his
ALLEGANY, N.Y. — The Cattaraugus County Sheriff's Office Criminal Investigation Bureau arrested a Buffalo man for allegedly using multiple credit cards that did not belong to him. Investigators say Jacob Benton is accused using the credit cards at multiple locations within the town of Allegany and was arrested in...
Bolivar House Fire Displaces Family
Firefighers from Allegany and Shinglehouse helped extinguish a house fire in Bolivar yesterday. Bolivar and Richburg firefighters were called out to the home on South Main Street shortly after 1:30 in the afternoon and mutual aid was called out shortly after. Crews battled the fire for about 5 hours. A...
Daybreak Strom Team 2 Forecast for 02/20/24
Chilly start with 13° in Cattaraugus, but the Daybreak Storm Team 2 predicts a sunny rebound to 40° today. Expect a warmer Wednesday with increasing clouds and a high near 50°. Rain showers may dampen Thursday, but the weekend promises a quick warm-up, potentially hitting 60° next week.
Rabid for Relics! Explore New York State’s Largest Antique Emporium
New York State has always been a hotbed for antiques. And despite the abundance of online auction and resale sites, nothing quite compares to the experience of browsing a physical store. Good ol' fashioned treasure hunting!. New York's largest antique mall can be found in Salamanca, a small city of...
Students express sanitary concerns in Devereux Hall
“On Saturday evening, I walked into the bathroom prepared to take a shower,” said Emma Gavazzi, a sophomore English major. “But as I approached the shower stalls, I was met first by a vicious odor and then a sight that I could only describe as utterly heinous, and odious. It was like being in a horror film and walking into the putridity of a sewer.”
Upcoming Vice President of Advancement passes away.
Photo Courtesy: St. Bonaventure University’s website. On Dec. 21, 2023, Jason Amore was welcomed to the St. Bonaventure community as the new Vice President of Advancement. On Feb. 6, a week before his start date, Amore passed away due to a short illness. The St. Bonaventure community is deeply...
The gas price fluctuate between $3.42 and $3.46 in Olean as of 2024-02-20. Find the cheapest station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Tuesday is $3.276, a week ago the price is $3.225 , according to AAA.
Bradford Resident Arrested in Marienville on Bench Warrant
(WNY News Now) – Cattaraugus County – Cattaraugus County Sheriff’s Office apprehended a 23-year-old Bradford, PA, man executing a bench warrant in Marienville, PA. The defendant was subsequently transported to New York State and is currently detained at Cattaraugus County Jail awaiting further court proceedings. On February...
Taste the Chill: Top 3 Ice Cream & Frozen Yogurt Spots in Olean
This article presents a delightful exploration of three Ice Cream and Frozen Yogurt venues in Olean. Have you had the chance to visit any of them yet? Feel free to share your experiences in the comments section below. Enjoy!
National Guard Promotes Greater Olean Area Residents
LATHAM, NY — Three members of the New York Army National Guard from the Greater Olean area have received promotions in recognition of their abilities for additional responsibility and leadership. Anthony Wolf of Allegany, who is assigned to the Headquarters and Headquarters Company 27th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, was promoted to first sergeant. Sean Gilbert of Salamanca, who is assigned to the B Troop 2nd Squadron 101st Cavalry Regiment, was promted to sergeant 1st class. Timothy Jacobson, also of Salamanca, who is assigned to the Headquarters and Support Company 42nd Division Headquarters and Headquarters Battalion, was promoted to master sergeant. The promotions were announced by Adjutant General for the State of New York Maj. Gen. Ray Shields. According to a New York Army National Guard news release, promotions are based on overall performance, attitude, leadership ability and development potential.
Bonaventure faces challenges as freshman classes grow
On the first day of the fall 2023 semester, Jackson Roy walked through the doors of De La Roche Hall at St. Bonaventure University for his introductory microeconomics class. As an accounting major, Roy wasn’t too worried — he was even a bit excited — as he strolled through the corridors to the Walsh Amphitheater. But this excitement turned into surprise when he saw 69 other people already seated. This was by far the largest class Roy had ever had.
Dogs in Need: Could Your Home Be Their New Home in Belmont, NY?
Considering pet adoption? Or perhaps you just enjoy all things cute and cuddly? Numerous charming pets are ready for a loving home at animal shelters situated in and near belmont.
Sportsman’s Show at Seneca Allegany Casino- February 24 and 25, 2024- Salamanca, NY
Sportsman’s Show at Seneca Allegany Casino – February 24 and 25, 2024.Admission is $10 and children 12 and under are free. Features 400 tables and you can buy, sell or trade. Contact info – James Buck – 716-569-6810. Tables are $65 and booths are $150 to $350 (last...
Farm to Table: A 10-week internship for all
The Farm to Table summer program provides an opportunity for students of any major to participate in a customized internship experience. The program is put on by the Franciscan Center for Social Concern at St. Bonaventure University. The 10-week program is split between the Canticle Farm, a 15-acre farm sponsored by the Franciscan Sisters of Allegany about two miles east of campus, and the Warming House, Bonaventure’s student-run soup kitchen.
Wind Advisory Includes Greater Olean Area
The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a wind advisory for several counties, including Allegany and Cattaraugus. The wind advisory warns of southwest winds 20 to 35 mph with gusts up to 50 mph. The wind advisory took effect at 12:48 p.m. Thursday and will remain in place until 7 a.m. Friday. "Gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects," the NWS warned in the advisory. "Tree limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may result. Travel in high profile vehicles may be difficult." Motorists are advised to use extra caution when driving. Outdoor objects should be secured.
YDL Sports Network to Broadcast Austin at Otto-Eldred Girls’ Class 1A First Round Game Tuesday
WARREN, Pa. – The YDL Sports Network will be broadcasting the Austin at Otto-Eldred District 9 Class 1A girls’ basketball game on Tuesday, Feb. 20. The game gets started at 7 p.m. with an airtime of 6:45 p.m. between the No. 9 seed Austin and No. 8 seed Otto-Eldred. Otto-Eldred won both regular season meetings.
Fresh snow brings relief and crowds to ski country
Mother nature is helping to deliver a great holiday weekend on the slopes in Ellicottville. Holiday Valley getting several inches of snow over the past couple of days.
New Paws, New Love: Adopt Puppies Today in Belmont, NY
Interested in adopting a pet — or just looking at some adorable pets near you up for adoption? There are dozens of endearing pets up for adoption at animal shelters in and around belmont..