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Off-the-job injuries, illnesses causing city fire department overtime
Several years ago when the city of Dunkirk reached a new labor agreement with Local 616 Dunkirk Professional Firefighters Association, the union agreed to the elimination of two positions.
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Fri Mar 14, 2014
Brian Schneider runs for trustee in Forestville
Brian Schneider is running for a seat on the Forestville Village Board on March 18. Schneider is running for trustee unopposed and is endorsed by the Democrat and Republican parties.
Winning lottery ticket sold at Tops
The New York Lottery announced Thursday a top prize winning ticket for the March 12 TAKE 5 drawing was sold at the Tops Market at 3955 Vineyard Drive in Dunkirk.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
Things looking up in Dunkirk school budget
Things are looking up in the Dunkirk City School District's $41.18 million 2014-2015 budget proposal, according to some officials.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Slim turnout at city public hearing
The hearing was for public comment on the County of Chautauqua Industrial Development Agency's proposal to provide potential exemptions or partial exemptions from sales and use taxes, mortgage recording taxes and real property taxes, but not including special assessments and ad valorem levies for the proposed Chadwick Bay Marina facility.
water Kiyak's chance to make a splash
No Common Council member works harder in Dunkirk than Stephanie Kiyak, which is why it makes sense the at-large representative will be representing the city on the Chautauqua County Water Agency.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Thomas "Tommy" Makris
Thomas Makris, age 68, of Dunkirk, NY died Monday, March 10, 2014 at Buffalo General Hospital.
The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York
Area Police Reports
Kelsie R. Briggs, 21, of Dunkirk was charged Tuesday with second-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, unlicensed operation, failure to keep right and uninspected motor vehicle.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Fire chief gives update on building studies
Fire Chief Keith Ahl-strom gave an update on the plans at a recent meeting of the Common Council's Public Safety Committee.
New York Bluebird Workshop scheduled for March 17
The New York State Bluebird Society and the Lake Erie Bird Club will co-sponsor a Bluebird Work-shop in Western New York on March 17 beginning at 7 p.m. at the BOCES North Center in Fredonia.
Some changes may be seen in regional water district plan
The Fredonia Village Board may have declined to support the now-successful grant writing process for the northern county's regional water district, but that does not mean the village has been written off from having its concerns addressed.
Mark D. Butler
Mark D. Butler, 48, of Eagle Street, Forestville, died Friday, March 7, 2014 at Buffalo General Hospital, following a lengthy illness.
Alstar EMS opens sub-station in Westfield
"The new sub-station cuts the response time to Westfield Memorial Hospital in half," stated Executive Director David Thomas.
Midget MOHL team honors seniors
The NCCYHA Steelers Midget MOHL team held Senior Recognition Night recently.?Pictured are the seniors.
Police chief seeks community's help
Shootings, robberies and home break-ins are among the crimes which have most residents concerned and no one knows that better than city of Dunkirk Police Chief David Ortolano.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York
During an administrative board meeting Tuesday, the board enstated Tom Walsh as the permanent director of operations for the sewer district, effective immediately.
Brooks to continue UPMC partnership
A continued affiliation with the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center at Hamot Hospital in Erie was approved Thursday night by the Brooks Memorial Hospital board of directors.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Upstate Shredding acquires Brant Auto Parts
Upstate Shredding has announced the acquisition of the assets of Brant Auto Parts, located in Irving in the western region of New York state.
Sheridan sinkhole causes flooding and damage
St. George Enterprise of Fredonia bid $15,600; H Olsen & Sons of Forestville bid $17,940; and Sall-Tee & Sons of Dunkirk bid $9,250.
James A. Griswold
He was born April 8, 1925 in Fredonia, the son of the late Arden J. Griswold and Harriett Griswold.