Cherry Creek, NY

Police make two arrests after early morning break-in

Jamestown Police arrested two city men after an early morning burglary on Cherry Street in downtown Jamestown. Police received a 911 call from a business neighboring 201 Cherry around 4:30 am Thursday that reported two subjects breaking into a storefront next door. The subjects were last seen carrying garbage bags inside the store after breaking in. Police say officers encountered the suspects inside the building when they reached the scene. The two males ran west on 2nd Street before officers were able to take them into custody. 28-year-old Steven Becker and 34-year-old Erik Morrison were charged with 3rd degree burglary (felony), 3rd degree criminal mischief (felony) and obstructing governmental administration. Both were transported to the city jail where they were arraigned in Jamestown City Court and committed to the Chautauqua County Jail.
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Cyclist Hit By Vehicle In Downtown Jamestown

JAMESTOWN – A bicyclist was struck by a vehicle in Downtown Jamestown on Thursday afternoon. The Jamestown Police and Fire Departments were dispatched to the corner of Main and Second Street around 3:40 p.m. following the collision. Medical crews were tending to the male victim on the sidewalk before...
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An Addition Set Of Human Bones Found On Chautauqua County Farm

DEWITTVILLE – An addition set of human bones were recovered in what is believed to be an unmarked gravesite on a Chautauqua County farm. The Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office reports contractors installing a septic system for a new house on Country Ayre Farms in Dewittville made the find on Tuesday afternoon.

Two Men Charged In Early Morning Break-in Of Jamestown Business

JAMESTOWN – Two men are facing felony charges after allegedly breaking into a store in Downtown Jamestown. The Jamestown Police Department received a 911 call from a business neighboring 201 Cherry Street around 4:30 a.m. Thursday reporting two men were breaking into the store front next door. The witness...

Convicted Felon Busted With Weapon On Northern Chautauqua County Street

SILVER CREEK – A 49-year-old convicted felon is facing weapons charges after he was arrested walking down a northern Chautauqua County street on Wednesday. The Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to a report of a subject walking down Porter Street with a shotgun in the Village of Silver Creek around 11:30 p.m.

Tea, Tour & Tea Shop in English Cottage in Forestville, NY

Lana’s The Little House is perhaps one of the most unique places in Western New York. It is nestled on 21 acres in the woods along the Chautauqua Ridge offering not only picturesque views, but a delightful Tea experience as well. “For something truly special, people love Lana’s The Little House. The secret, storybook English cottage is located about an hour outside Buffalo in Forestville, NY and offers Tea & Tour, Lodging and Tea Shopping online or at the cottage. It is open year-round by reservation. When you visit, it is just you during your reserved timeframe. We keep the address a secret on purpose. It is a memorable experience. “

Free outdoor fitness program returning to WNY this summer

BUFFALO, N.Y. — Looking to get outside and get active this summer? Independent Health is kicking off its 11th season of Fitness in the Parks next month. Fitness in the Parks, the largest and longest running outdoor fitness program in Western New York, officially returns starting June 1, offering 14 types of fitness classes at 25 different parks and other outdoor locations. Over 500 free fitness classes will be offered during this year's program.

Lulu & Chester! Our Pets of the Week

JAMESTOWN – In an effort to help animals find their forever home, WNY News Now is partnering with the Chautauqua County Humane Society to showcase animals’ part of our pet of the week segment. To learn more about our featured pet, watch the video above or contact the...

Planning Commission Reviews New Tim Hortons Location

JAMESTOWN – A first of its kind Tim Hortons build was reviewed by the Jamestown Planning Commission Tuesday afternoon, with the project now waiting for the official okay before construction can get underway. The proposed Tim Hortons location, which is set to open on Washington Street in Jamestown if...

EVL Spotlight: E-Ville Spirits & Wines

Tanya Whitwood is the manager of E-Ville Spirits & Wines located at 10 Monroe Street in the village of Ellicottville. She is deeply connected to Ellicottville as she was born and raised here in the village. “Our family all lived on Rockwell Street, and some still do. Some of you may know my parents Deb and Don Howard, they were the last owners of King’s Market in Great Valley.”