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Balanced Attack Helps Jamestown Top Lancaster In ECIC Action

Jamestown improved to 2-1 on the year with a 102-81 Erie Country Interscholastic Conference swimming and diving win over Lancaster on Tuesday. Jacob Anderson claimed the 200-yard freestyle in a 2:06.12 and also set a personal-best time in the 500-yard freestyle. Aiden McCleery also claimed personal

POST-JOURNAL - 2018-12-12 07:00:00

They’re Calling This Julia Roberts Headline ‘The World’s Most Unfortunate Typo’ [Image]

Over the years, Julia Roberts will have read thousands of headlines about her – some favourable, and others less so. I’m not sure she will ever have read one quite like the effort from the Post-Journal newspaper out of Jamestown, New York, though, which was supposed to focus on how she’s enjoying a

2OCEANSVIBE.COM - 2018-12-11 07:00:00

Jamestown BPU General Manager Updates Council on 2019 Rates, Recycling

JAMESTOWN – Board of Public Utility customers won’t see any rate increases in 2019. That was the report delivered by BPU General Manager David Leathers to the Jamestown City Council when he delivered his final report of the year to city Lawmakers on Monday night.

WRFALP.COM - 2018-12-12 13:05:51

Jamestown man jailed for allegedly assaulting a woman

HANOVER — A Jamestown man has been jailed for allegedly assaulting a woman Sunday night, sending her to the hospital. According to the Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office, around 11 p.m. deputies were called to an address in the town of Hanover for a physical altercation. It is alleged that Kenneth M

OBSERVER TODAY - 2018-12-10 07:00:00

Local Toys for Tots Drive Behind Pace for Annual Donation Campaign

JAMESTOWN – Organizers of the local Marine Toys for Tots campaign say they are behind pace on donations this year and are asking the community to come forward to make sure the program is a success.

WRFALP.COM - 2018-12-12 09:56:31

City Police Arrest One Person, Seek Second Suspect in Meadville, PA Shooting Incident

JAMESTOWN – Jamestown police have found one of the two Jamestown residents suspected of a recent shooting in Meadville, Pa. Jamestown Police Captain Robert Samuelson said 40-year-old Michelle Sugden-Rosario was taken into custody by police Thursday following a traffic stop in Jamestown. It was deter

WRFALP.COM - 2018-12-10 08:56:39

Newspaper Apologizes for Saying Julia Roberts’ ‘Holes Get Better with Age’

A small newspaper in Western New York apologized for making a big mistake in a headline about actress Julia Roberts. The Post-Journal, a newspaper based in Jamestown, New York, published an AP wire story with the serialized headline, “Julia Roberts Finds Life And Her Holes Get Better With Age” Satur

BREITBART - 2018-12-12 08:42:50

WHOOPS: Upstate Paper's Embarrassing Headline

Spelling is important. We know this. It's especially important for a newspaper headline, as one word can change the meaning in an instant. That's what happened to this Jamestown, NY newspaper though. Check out the headline...

IHEART.COM - 2018-12-11 11:36:00

Recently Resigned JHS Teacher Receives $15,000 in Severance Pay

JAMESTOWN – The Jamestown High School teacher who resigned at the end of November has reportedly received a severance pay of more than $15,000 from the school district. The Jamestown Post-Journal says the Jamestown School Board agreed to pay teacher Scott Lumia the equivalent of two month’s pay – to

WRFALP.COM - 2018-12-10 09:05:52

Julia Roberts' 'holes' earns NY newspaper international fame

IT is every editor's dream to come up with an attention-grabbing headline, however for a Jamestown, New York newspaper, this came by way of an unfortunate typo. Having interviewed what can only be dubbed as a member of Hollywood royalty, The Post-Journal published the article last Saturday which fea

MSN.COM - 2018-12-11 07:34:27

Prendergast Library to hold free Gingerbread Workshop

JAMESTOWN — The holidays are coming to the library! The library will host a free Gingerbread Workshop in the makerspace on Dec. 20, from 3:30 to 6 p.m. This is a drop-in event — stop by when it’s convenient for you.

OBSERVER TODAY - 2018-12-10 07:00:00

Meadville Police Seek Jamestown Residents in Shooting Incident

MEADVILLE, PA – Pennsylvania Police are seeking two Jamestown residents who are wanted in connection to a shooting that took place Thursday in Meadville. According to the Meadville Tribune, Police there are looking for 22-year-old Anthonie Sugden and 40-year-old Michelle Sugden-Rosario. The two are

WRFALP.COM - 2018-12-07 07:55:00

More details on fatal incident in Fredonia reveals man was covered in blood, self-inflicted wounds

An officer-involved shooting leaves one man dead in Fredonia Monday afternoon. According to the Buffalo news, a Fredonia Police Officer shot and killed a man advancing on him with a knife. The knife-wielding man was apparently covered in blood from self-inflicted wounds. The incident started in the

YOURERIE - 2018-12-11 16:20:00

Sources: suspect dead after officer-involved shooting in Fredonia

FREDONIA, N.Y. (WKBW) - Sources tell 7 Eyewitness News that a suspect is dead after an officer-involved shooting on Liberty Street in the Village of Fredonia. Fredonia Police and New York State Police are on scene.

WKBW-TV - 2018-12-10 20:53:37

Fredonia officer fatally shoots knife-wielding man, says officer's lawyer

A Fredonia police officer Monday afternoon fatally shot a man holding a knife and who refused to stop advancing on the officer, said an attorney hired by the village police union.

BUFFALO NEWS - 2018-12-10 21:21:55

Police: Person shot dead after brandishing knife

A Monday afternoon shooting left a person dead in the village of Fredonia. Witnesses said the suspect apparently was shot by a Fredonia Police Department officer. The incident took place outside of 76 Liberty St. just before 2 p.m. Monday afternoon, though according to Fredonia Police Chief Brad Mey

OBSERVER TODAY - 2018-12-11 07:00:00

Jamestown, NY’s Post-Journal sees “Julia Roberts finds life and her holes get better with age” headline go viral

We do enjoy a good newspaper headline mistake around here, from “analize the analytics” to “Iowa wary of Frazier” to Packers’ center Ringo Starr to Aaron/Keith Hernandez to “Jack off to promising start.” And the latest one comes from the Jamestown, New York Post-Journal, which ran a headline (for an

AWFUL ANNOUNCING - 2018-12-11 02:00:25

Say What Now? Julia Roberts' 'Holes' Get Better With Age Thanks to Hilarious Typo [Photo]

Julia Roberts is no stranger to making headlines, but one NY newspaper accidentally gave her the headline of a lifetime. The Post-Journal in Jamestown, NY titled a Saturday article about Julia and her Amazon show, “Homecoming,” with “Julia Roberts Finds Life And Her Holes Get Better With Age.”

LOVEBSCOTT.COM - 2018-12-11 03:00:49

Just One Word — Plastics

BROCTON — Toyota; GM; Browning and Crossman Knives; Tesla; Great Batch Medical — what do all of these well-known labels have in common?. All of them have products manufactured by a 60-year-old thermal injection molding and packaging business, which has remained a constant in Chautauqua County, James

POST-JOURNAL - 2018-12-09 07:00:00

(1:04 PM) Jamestown Police Looking For City Resident Allegedly Involved In Meadville Shooting; One Taken Into Custody

Jamestown police have found one of the two Jamestown residents suspected of a shooting in Meadville. Michelle Rosario, 40, was taken into custody by police Thursday following a traffic stop in Jamestown. It was determined that she was wanted in Meadville, Pa., in connection with the shooting, so she

POST-JOURNAL - 2018-12-07 07:00:00