Posted on: March 1, 2017

CHQ Goes Blue to Fight Colorectal Cancer

Turn your part of CHQ Blue. Light bulbs are available in many locations.

MAYVILLE, N.Y.:--The Cancer Services Program of Chautauqua County (CSP) is teaming up with local organizations to “Turn CHQ Blue” in March to raise awareness about...

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Posted on: February 27, 2017

DHHS Announces Upcoming Animal Rabies Immunization Clinics

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: -- The Chautauqua County Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) Division of Public Health has announced the following free rabies vaccination clinics in Chautauqua County:

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Posted on: February 24, 2017

Sports Fishery Advisory Board Announces 25th Annual Fishing Essay Contest

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: -- The Chautauqua County Sports Fishery Advisory Board has announced its 25th Annual Fishing Essay Contest for students in Chautauqua County. The contest officially opens on February 27 and all entries must be submitted by April 13, 2017.

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Posted on: February 23, 2017

Chautauqua County Executive Will Not Seek Reelection

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: -- County Executive Vince Horrigan delivered his final State of the County on February 22, 2017 ending his presentation with the announcement that he will not seek reelection.

“Throughout my two years as Chautauqua County Legislat...

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Posted on: February 17, 2017

The Outback aka The Bar Ordered Closed

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: - The Outback also known as “The Bar” located at 114 Jones and Gifford Ave. in the City of Jamestown has been ordered to close and cease all food and beverage service operations immediately.  This order, served by ...

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Posted on: February 16, 2017

Governor's Budget Cuts Senior Services Funding

 

MAYVILLE, N.Y.:-- The Chautauqua County Office for the Aging (OFA) is joining the Association on Aging in New York and other Area Agencies on Aging across the state for the “Step Up for Seniors” initiative. This initiative b...

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Posted on: February 16, 2017

DHHS Opens New Central Intake Area at Jamestown Office

Above, County Executive Vince Horrigan (center) cuts the ribbon celebrating the opening of the new Department of Health and Human Services central intake area at the South County Office Building.  From left: Christine Schuyler, Commissioner; Vick...

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Posted on: February 13, 2017

Horrigan to Present 2017 State of the County Address

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: -- Chautauqua County Executive Vince Horrigan will be presenting his fourth State of the County address on Wednesday, February 22, 2017.

The presentation will be held during the regular meeting of the County Legislature, which starts at 6:3...

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Posted on: February 10, 2017

Five Local Employers Increase Support for Breastfeeding Mothers

MAYVILLE, N.Y.:-- Five local employers have taken steps to make their worksites friendlier for breastfeeding mothers returning to work. Brooks Memorial Hospital, Cornell Cooperative Extension of Chautauqua County, Cummins Engine, TLC Health Network (at La...

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Posted on: February 3, 2017

DHHS To Have New Entrance at South County Office Building

The Chautauqua County Department of Health and Human Services announces that effective February 15, 2017, the public entrance to the South County Office Building for all who seek DHHS services will be on Pine Street. The 4th Street entrance will no longer...

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Posted on: February 2, 2017

Chautauqua County Board of Health Meeting Rescheduled

MAYVILLE, N.Y.:--The Chautauqua County Board of Health meeting scheduled for Thursday, February 2, 2017 has been cancelled. The meeting has been rescheduled for Thursday, February 9, 2017 at 6 p.m. in the HRC Building, 4th Floor Conference Room in Mayvill...

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Posted on: January 20, 2017

Horrigan and Spanos Announce Appointment of Manager of Airports

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Pictured from left to right: Vince Horrigan, Chautauqua County Executive; Ronald Almeter, Manager of Airports; and George Spanos, Chautauqua County Department of Public Facilities Director.

 

JAMESTOWN, N.Y.: -- Chautauqua County Executive Vince Horrig...

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Posted on: January 17, 2017

Application Dates for Chautauqua County’s Occupancy Tax Grant Programs are Changing

JAMESTOWN, N.Y.: --The Chautauqua County Department of Planning and Economic Development announced the application period for the 2018 2% Lakes and Waterways Grant Program and 3% Tourism Product Development Grant Program will open on February 1, 2017.&...

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Posted on: January 12, 2017

Kick Cabin Fever Triathlon Supports Suicide Awareness Efforts in Chautauqua County

MAYVILLE, N.Y.:--We all know how tough winters can be in Western New York.  When the cold wind blows the last thing anyone wants to think about is getting up and moving rather than curling up under a warm blanket and sipping hot chocolate. Being ...

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Posted on: November 9, 2016

RECALL OF ATOMIZATION DEVICE FOR NALOXONE (NARCAN) KIT

MDA300 naloxone atomizer recall

Medication Contained inside is still Viable, Effective despite Potential Defect in Foam Atomizer for Naloxone Kits

MAYVILLE, N.Y.:— Teleflex Medical, the manufacturer of the MAD300 mucosal atomization device used as part of the naloxone (e.g., “narcan”...Read on...

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Posted on: October 6, 2016

HEAP Program Opens November 14th

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: - The Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) is designed to help eligible low-income households with their heating or heat-related energy costs. The Regular HEAP program will open on Monday, November 14, 2016. Regular HEAP heating benefit...Read on...

Posted on: May 12, 2016

Free Naloxone Opioid Overdose Response Training Available to Community

FREWSBURG, N.Y.:-- A free opioid overdose response training sponsored by the Strength of Support (S.O.S.) group will be held on May 16 in Frewsburg at the Relief Zone. The training is open to the public and is available to those in the community who wish ...Read on...

Posted on: April 22, 2016

Chautauqua County Workers' Memorial Committee Holds 16th Annual Workers' Memorial Day

FREWSBURG, N.Y.: -- The Chautauqua County Workers’ Memorial Committee will be holding its 16th Annual Workers’ Memorial Day on Saturday, May 7, 2016 at 11 a.m. at the Chautauqua County Workers’ Memorial Site at Erlandson Overview Park on Oak Hill Road in ...Read on...