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2 hrs ago | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York
A local contractor was charged Sunday after asking a client-whom he allegedly conned out of $4,000 - to pay his taxi fare.
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6 hrs ago | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York
The kids will move out of the area when they graduate to a red state. The sweat pants and slippers crowd will stay in NYS.
A lifelong area resident, he was born June 11, 1964, in Jamestown, N.Y., a son of Fabio B. and Beth Anne "Betsy" Olson Landy.
It isn't commonplace for the commissioner of the New York State Education Department to make a personal visit to classrooms in Chautauqua County, but that was the case for three Jamestown Public Schools buildings Wednesday.
The Erie-born troubadour suffers from metal poisoning which requires expensive treatments and often leaves him fatigued.
The Affordable Care Act and the Common Core state standards are a lesson in how not to roll out new programs.
Surviving are: a sister, Darlene Friend, of Jamestown, N.Y.; brothers: Ronnie Carrick, Jamestown, N.Y., and Dennis Carrick, Raleigh, N.C.; several nieces and nephews; an aunt, Shirley Vandenburg, Falconer, N.Y.; and an uncle, Larry Bensink, East Aurora, N.Y.
George W. Park Jr., 69. of Heritage Park Nursing Home, formerly of the Hotel Jamestown, died Monday, Dec. 2, 2013, in the nursing home.
Traditionally, the Julmarknad was when the farmers would each bring their specialty items to the village market.
On Monday, Mayor Sam Teresi discussed the new state Financial Restructuring Board for Local Governments during a City Council work session.
A Jamestown man who allegedly showed up to this year's Great Blue Heron Music Festival with drugs and a knife learned of his fate Monday in Chautauqua County Court.
Jamestown Police accompanied by State Police investigators conducted the raid around 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday as part of an ongoing investigation into the sale of heroin in the Jamestown area.
The fire began at 9:42 a.m. at a vacant home on First Street near Rundquist Alley in Jamestown.
Parents for Parents, a monthly support group for family members and care givers of people with special needs, has announced its December meeting dates.
State Education Commissioner John King Jr. will come to Jamestown tomorrow to discuss the controversial implementation and rollout of Common Core standards across New York state.