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3 Charged With Weapons Possession

JAMESTOWN – Three men were charged with criminal possession of a weapon Monday afternoon, after reports of a menacing complaint. Jamestown Police were advised of a menacing that occurred with a pistol on Grandin Street on the city’s westside. Officers were told that the suspects pointed a pistol...
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Changes To The Memorial Day Parade

JAMESTOWN – Lawmakers at Jamestown’s Monday night Work Session discussed changes coming to the 2022 Memorial Day parade. The parade, which hasn’t been held since before the pandemic in 2019, was slated to make its return this year by lawmakers earlier in the month. The festivities, which...
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Man Dies Following Farm Tractor Accident In Chautauqua County

HANOVER – One man died following a motor vehicle accident in Chautauqua County on Sunday afternoon. Around 3:38 p.m. the Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office responded to Alleghany Road in the Town of Hanover for a motor vehicle accident. When deputies arrived on scene they found a 2021 Ford...

76-year-old man dies in crash involving pickup and farm tractor

A 76-year-old man lost his life in a crash on Alleghany Road in the town of Hanover after a pickup truck struck the rear of a farm tractor. Chautauqua County Sheriff's deputies say the crash occurred shortly after 3:30 pm Sunday, the operator of the tractor being ejected. He was transported to Brooks Memorial Hospital where he was later pronounced dead. The driver of the pickup, a 75-year-old man, suffered minor injuries and released by medical personnel on the scene. Investigation into the crash is continuing. Deputies were assisted by Silver Creek Fire Department, Hanover Center Fire Department, Seneca Nation EMS, Forestville Fire Department, and Chautauqua County EMS.

Dog Petition Makes It To City Hall

JAMESTOWN – Lawmakers were addressed by concerned residents Monday night, during their Work session, with concerns about local dogs running amok. Last week Merry Williams started a petition to do something about the dangerous dogs, who are frequently loose in their westside area. During the City Councils Housing, and...

Two Jamestown residents charged after traffic stop in Westfield area

Chautauqua County Sheriff's deputies have charged two Jamestown residents after they stopped a vehicle on Route 5 in the town of Westfield that was allegedly stolen from the city of Jamestown. Deputies pulled over 30-year-old Nichodemious Tuttle around 6 pm Sunday evening and after an investigation, arrested Tuttle on charges of criminal possession of stolen property in the 3rd degree, aggravated unlicensed operation 3rd and unlicensed operator. A passenger, 31-year-old Meaghan McBride, was charged with false personation after she had allegedly given deputies a false name. Both were issued appearance tickets for Westfield Town Court at a later date.

Audubon Annual Plant Exchange and Sale, Saturday, May 21

Pick out some new plants for your garden when you stop by Audubon Community Nature Center’s (ACNC) 2022 Plant Exchange and Sale on Saturday, May 21, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. You can trade your own potted plants in exchange for new ones or purchase plants outright. There will be a large selection of native plants, as well as annuals, perennials, trees, and shrubs.

First Of Its Kind Tim Hortons Coffee Shop Design Coming To Jamestown

JAMESTOWN – Plans are in the works to build a first of its kind Tim Hortons coffee shop in Jamestown, with local developers eyeing to knock down drive-thru wait times. “We’ve really covered every street in Jamestown,” explained Tim Hortons Franchise President and Owner Blake Tarana. “We have Brooklyn Square as our first store, then we covered basically the surrounding area, coming into Jamestown you hit a Tim Hortons, this is the last road that you hit, that you never saw one.”

DHHS Announces Two Upcoming Animal Rabies Immunization Clinics

Drive-in Rabies Immunization Clinic Scheduled for May 21 in Poland and June 4 in Westfield. Pre-Registration for these Drive-in Rabies Clinics are Required. Pictured above, a veterinarian administering a vaccination. MAYVILLE, N.Y.: -- The Chautauqua County Department of Health and Human Services (CCDHHS) Division of Public Health has announced two...

Several Large Snakes Among Pets Rescued From Jamestown House Fire

JAMESTOWN – Several large snakes were among pets rescued from a Jamestown house fire Wednesday morning that sent one man to the hospital for burns. Fire crews responded to a structure fire call at 41 Linwood Avenue in Jamestown around 8 a.m. An elderly male was transported to UPMC...

Inside Business: The Beer Snob

Jamestown’s Gem Offers Unique Experiences to all who Visit. Marty Schwab is The Beer Snob and he has been working every angle to bring back the luster of the imaginative entertainment that once gave fame to our city in the hills. Marty is a Jamestown native who is seriously driven to offer a unique experience for his patrons with each visit. From his innovative menu and ever-changing and intriguing fresh pours of Brews and Sours to the list of IPA’s and Wines, he can keep our taste buds guessing. With the much-anticipated opening of his Live Entertainment Venue, Marty has all the bases covered! I can confirm that the ‘Snob’ is never the same place twice because I had to really chase this illusive character down. Four visits, four different pours, a few giant pretzels and one promise in front of the mayor later, and I was finally able to sit down with Mr. Schwab.