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Allegany County Historical Society asking for contributions
ANDOVER — The Allegany County Historical Center and Museum is looking for help with its plans for interior expansion. A few months ago museum curator Ron Taylor took note of the need to protect some of the documents it receives. Taylor, who is also president of the Allegany County Historical Society
Elmira/Corning branch of NAACP to present Dec. 28 Kwanzaa celebration
The Elmira/Corning Branch of the NAACP will present Kwanzaa: “Faith — A Key Ingredient in Kwanzaa’s Foundation” at 6 p.m. Dec. 28 at the Friendship Baptist Church, 120 Pearl St., Corning.
Coudersport man jailed on alleged sexual assault of child
A Coudersport man is in Potter County Jail after he allegedly sexually assaulted a 10-year-old. Michael V. Correa, 51, of 207 N. Main St., Apt. 2, Coudersport, is charged with involuntary deviate sexual intercourse, a first-degree felony; corruption of minors and indecent assault of a person less th
Steelers beat up Olean on ice, 8-4
OLEAN — The Dunkirk/Fredonia Steelers defeated the Olean Eagles, 8-4, in Western New York High School Club Hockey League action on Sunday. For the Steelers, it was their third consecutive victory and they are now 3-3-1 on the season.
First Day Hike slated for Allegany State Park
SALAMANCA, N.Y. — Allegany State Park will conduct its annual First Day Hike from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Jan. 1, in order to start the new year off right. The park’s First Day Hike offers a healthy and relaxing way for people of all ages to get outside and enjoy the winter beauty of the area. Participant
Airbnb now charges room taxes in Allegany County
Airbnb has reached an agreement with Allegany County to charge hotel and motel room taxes on Airbnb listings in the county. The short-term rental site began collecting and remitting taxes on Saturday.
Jury selection in overdose death trial set for Jan. 3
COUDERSPORT — Jury selection for a trial against Oakley Mulkin, accused in the May 12, 2016, overdose death of a fellow Shinglehouse man, is set for Jan. 3 in Potter County Court.
Country ‘Chicks with Hits’ coming to casino Feb. 9
SALAMANCA — The Seneca Allegany Resort & Casino will heat up the winter with some serious firepower when the Chicks With Hits tour, featuring country superstars Terri Clark, Pam Tillis and Suzy Bogguss, captivates the Seneca Allegany Events Center Feb. 9.
C-R wins 4th consecutive Scio Tourney title
SCIO – For the fourth straight year, the Lady Rebels of Cuba-Rushford were on top of the Scio Christmas Tournament on Saturday, as a 20-2 first quarter keyed their fast start toward victory, as they exited Scio with a 52-24 win over the host Lady Tigers.
Christmas sales go 'Rogue' in Alfred
ALFRED — A small, local business is more community than address. Sometimes it’s an interconnected weave of many families, farms and workshops and it brings income, warmth and nourishment to its village and neighborhood.
Police in Nevada confirm identity of Salamanca murder suspect
Police in Henderson, Nev., on Thursday confirmed the identity of a Cattaraugus County man in their custody who is wanted on a murder charge in Salamanca, and is awaiting extradition to Western New York.
Marino’s Pizzeria opens on Broad Street
SALAMANCA — Local pizza lovers have been waiting with anticipation for the place at 219 Broad St. to open. Marino’s Pizzeria opened its doors in the former Napoli Pizza building Dec. 10.
Brown starts season strong on the mat
SPRINGVILLE—The Springville wrestling program hosted its fifth annual dual tournament Dec. 8. Olean took the title with the only undefeated record at 5-0. Eden was runner-up at 4-1, while Gowanda took third with a 3-2 record among the eight competing teams.
Pediatricians join JMH Women, Children's Health Office
WELLSVILLE — Pediatricians, Dr. Nishit Shah and Dr. Shachi Shah, have joined the Jones Memorial Medical Practices and are now seeing patients at the Women & Childrens’ Health Office located at 127 North Main Street in Wellsville.
O-E tops OV in tourney; NoPo, Coudy win big
DUKE CENTER — Otto-Eldred rolled into the championship game of its Randy Stebbins’ Tournament with a 43-24 win over Oswayo Valley Friday night, but the real test for the Lady Terrors comes today.
Hillbillies find success on mats
SALAMANCA — The Fredonia Hillbillies wrestling team took part in the Southern Tier Wrestling Officials Association Holiday Classic, on Saturday, at Salamanca high school. Despite traveling with a light roster, the Hillbillies found some success on the mats.
Cuomo calls for legal recreational marijuana in NY State
ALBANY - Gov. Andrew Cuomo called Monday for the legalization of marijuana for recreational use in New York, saying it was beyond time for the state to deal with the "debilitating criminal stigma" of prior convictions related to the drug.
Roblee: Central New York's special Greek Revival flavor
Last month, I touched briefly upon the prominence of the Greek Revival style of architecture throughout our region, a topic worth fleshing out further this month. The historic pathways along which architectural styles moved in New York state served to bring people and ideas to our area. The westward
NY boundaries on pilot hemp program misinterpreted as ‘ban,’ attorney says
Counter to the chatter aroused by a recent report, the State of New York has not ‘banned’ CBD, according to an expert on the legality of hemp products. The state did however put some boundaries around a pilot agricultural program.
Tronetti, Lions edge Way-Co late, 66-63
WAYLAND — Joe Tronetti was forced to watch from the sideline the last three games, two of them wild Wellsville wins that went down to the final seconds. Friday night at Wayland-Cohocton, Tronetti returned to the lineup from an ankle injury and promptly starred in another Wellsville thriller.