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A plastic cylinder lays at Ronald McDonald's feet. A large metal claw inches tentatively toward the suspicious object before its two metal fingers gently clamp down and pick it up.
Chautauqua County is one of the sites selected by The National Council for Behavioral Health to participate in the 2014 Trauma-informed Behavioral Healthcare Learning Community.
Come Tuesday, the day after the final summer holiday, candidates will begin an even greater push for public office.
Two homeless men accused of killing a concert violinist during a robbery in her rural home were ordered held without bail Thursday after a prosecutor detailed how the 61-year-old musician was shot twice and stabbed after opening her door to let them use her phone.
August 27, 2014 One of the suspects in the murder of Chautauqua County resident Mary Whitaker has been charged with grand larceny.
Much of the Public Facilities Committee meeting revolved around business at both Chautauqua County airports, with one resolution regarding a public hearing for a continued lease with the Jamestown Airport restaurant's current operator.
Typically, more than 400 engines are built per day at JEP, and the plant produced its 1.5 millionth heavy-duty engine in the summer of 2013.
The State University at Fredonia's Technology Incubator will be the new home of the Chautauqua County Industrial Development Agency's northern county offices.
In a conversation familiar to the County Legislature's Administrative Services Committee, members heard once again about the need for a county compliance/privacy officer.
Ruth Nichols, the Arkwright Town Historian, was the guest speaker at the recent gathering of the Chautauqua County Genealogical Society in the Barker Library in Fredonia.
"Maria will provide leadership for the many academic areas within a diverse division," said Marilyn A. Zagora, vice president of academic affairs, who also cited Kindberg's ability to continue building on the foundation of excellence and innovation established by her colleagues and predecessor, Roslin Newton, who retired this summer.
The Millcreek School Board unanimously voted to sell the old Ridgefield Elementary school building, to an engineering firm for $1 million on Monday.
Monday was a busy day for Congressman Tom Reed, who stopped at Everyday's True Value on his "Working and Listening" tour.
While soil and water quality improvement projects are discussed often by Chautauqua County officials, on Monday they had a first-hand view of what those projects actually entail.
SEE News/ 12 News has obtained the criminal complaint against the two men accused of murdering Mary Whitaker, detailing the suspect's plans which lead to the deadly outcome.
Updated: Sat Aug 30, 2014 01:16 am
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