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The Chautauqua County Humane Society in Jamestown, N.Y. is asking for the public's assistance in finding the person responsible for abandoning a female Chihuahua mix dog along Southwestern Drive in Lakewood the organization announced on Tuesday morning.
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4 hrs ago | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York
I recently visited relatives in Jamestown. I parked my car over night on E. Second St. When I went out to my vehicle the next morning it was raining and apparently had been for some time.
Local educators, parents and students gathered at Jamestown High School on Monday in support of a nationwide effort to "reclaim the promise of public education," a promise they believe is being undermined by the rocky implementation of Common Core standards.
Today, U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer called on the federal Environmental Protection Agency to delay a new mandate on local municipalities, like the Cities of Dunkirk and Jamestown, that forces them to throw out and replace over $25,000 worth of brand new fire hydrants and parts after Jan. 4. According to Schumer, on Oct. 22, the EPA released its ... (more)
Robert Pearson II, 40, of Jamestown was charged with petit larceny and second-degree harassment on Saturday at 3:45 p.m. Jamestown Police officers responded to the Priscilla Apartments on East Fifth Street for a reported dispute.
Rapid growth had nearly doubled the city's population in the preceding 20 years and its physical footprint had more than doubled, with streetcar lines and automobiles allowing development to spread beyond the downtown and riverfront core.
"Sometimes we look at budgeting as an insurmountable obstacle that we can never understand.
According to the Jamestown Police Department, officers were on patrol when they witnessed several disorderly subjects and a fight breaking out on the sidewalk outside The Q, located at Cherry and West Second streets.
A Jamestown High School sophomore recently received a dose of holiday cheer thanks to Southern Tier Financial, Hospice Chautauqua County and Team Jock Shop.
The Veterans of Modern Warfare Chapter 20 of Jamestown and Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 865 Support the Troops Program is selling Christmas trees to raise funds to send care packages overseas.
Music and/or special services for Christmas Eve and Christmas Day must be received at The Post-Journal by Thursday, Dec. 18. Information should be mailed to P.O. Box 190, Jamestown, NY 14702-0190, Attention: Christina Murphy; or by email: firstname.lastname@example.org .
Lake Effect Snow Warning for Chautauqua County was issued at December 10 at 12:42PM EST