CERES, Pa. — A Little Genesee, N.Y., man faces felony charges that he assaulted two women in a Ceres incident on Feb. 21.
U.S. Rep. Tom Reed has joined with two House Republicans in asking for a briefing from the federal Department of Health and Human Services regarding its role in collecting state government data related to New York nursing home deaths.
OLEAN — There were nine positive COVID-19 test results reported by the Cattaraugus County Health Department on Thursday.
CUBA — The Cuba-Rushford Central School District wants its high school librarian to extend her services for a little longer.
WELLSVILLE — The village’s state-ordered Police Reform and Reinvention Plan has been completed and reviewed by Allegany County’s public defender and district attorney.
BELMONT — Republicans and Democrats are gearing up for the 2021 general election at the county and town levels.
BRADFORD, Pa. — A Bradford City Council member, Dan Palmer, has died due to COVID-19. He was 60 years old.
Randy Walker began his grocery career at Ried’s Food Barn in Allegany as a part-time stocker and utility person in 1976.
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OLEAN — An official with the SPCA in Cattaraugus County provided additional information on animals that were allegedly neglected at an Olean household — from dogs, puppies and cats to reptiles and a chinchilla — and seized Friday by local law enforcement agencies.
LITTLE VALLEY — Cattaraugus County lawmakers voted unanimously Wednesday to strengthen its five-year-old Animal Abuser Registry Law.
OLEAN — As Beth Ann Owens took a short break from instructing her third-grade Southern Tier Catholic School class, one of the students came up and asked if she could help Owens fix her glue stick.
The New York State Farm Bureau has outlined a wide-ranging agenda for this year — from immigration reform and trade policy to COVID relief and climate change.
OLEAN — The Cattaraugus County Health Department reported 23 residents tested positive for COVID-19 on Wednesday, while Allegany County reported 11 new cases.
U.S. Rep. Tom Reed said Wednesday he won’t support President Biden’s $1.9 trillion American Rescue Plan the House expects to vote on Friday.
OLEAN — Patrick Hollenbeck has opened an Edward Jones office at 301 N. Union St., Suite #204, after having worked with financial advisor Jim Brady in serving investors throughout the Olean area.
ST. BONAVENTURE — The latest issue of St. Bonaventure University’s peer-reviewed journal Cithara marks a publication milestone with a focus on comparative theology.
OLEAN — After a year off, officials hope to bring back some fan favorite events to downtown this summer.
LITTLE VALLEY — The Cattaraugus County Clerk’s Office will reopen the Department of Motor Vehicles office in Delevan on Monday after it was closed the past year due to COVID-19.
SALAMANCA — Plans for a 21.6-megawatt solar farm in the town of Salamanca have fallen through.
OLEAN — For the past 2 1/2 months, Jason Berube has worked alongside staff and volunteers at the SPCA in Cattaraugus County to ensure the animals receive the best treatment.
OLEAN — Three Olean residents face animal abuse charges, the Cattaraugus County Sheriff’s Office announced Tuesday.
Like so many children, Luke Aderman of Park Avenue in the town of Olean has had to endure a lot this past year — disrupted school time, not being able to play with his friends ... in many ways a world turned upside down.
OLEAN — City officials are urging residents and businesses to be extra careful about sidewalk safety this week.
Allegany County Community Opportunities and Rural Development (ACCORD) will receive $4,039,677 in Head Start funds.
OLEAN — There were 25 new COVID-19 cases reported in Cattaraugus County on Tuesday, while only eight were reported in Allegany County.
OLEAN — The City of Olean Youth Bureau and Recreation Department is offering open basketball for students in grades 4-6 twice a week.
OLEAN — Officials at the Genesis House homeless shelter remind area residents that the for the Love of all Virtual Gala 2021 will be live-streamed on Facebook for raffle items beginning at 6:45 p.m. Thursday.
ALFRED — Current and prospective Alfred State students will have the chance to interact with leaders in business during the college’s upcoming Students of Color Leadership Conference set for 12:30-2:30 p.m. Saturday, on Zoom.
Local and state sales tax receipts were down again in January, according to the Office of the State Comptroller.
Several area students graduated from their respective colleges in December 2020.
PORTVILLE — Don’t miss the opportunity to take showy, snowy photographs for Pfeiffer Nature Center’s September 2021 Photo Contest and Show.
Several area students earned academic honors in the fall 2020 semester.
WELLSVILLE — Each year, members of the Genesee Valley Oncology Nursing Society present the Nurse of Distinction award to an individual nurse who exemplifies excellence in oncology nursing.
New York school districts will have to give assessment tests to students this year, but they will be allowed to delay or change the tests, the federal government says.
New York Army National Guard announces promotions
Dr. Anthony Evans, executive director of the Cattaraugus County Youth Bureau, announces this week’s featured Youth Citizenship Award recipient is Gabriel Snyder.
BUFFALO — Record-breaking cold and winter storms across much of the U.S. have had a significant impact on blood and platelet donations.
Monday’s steady snow, which seemed to exceed the forecasts we saw over the weekend, might make the following seem bit harder to swallow, but here goes.
ALFRED — The National Council on Teacher Quality (NCTQ) has released new data examining standards for admission into teacher preparation programs, and programs’ contributions to racial diversity in the teaching profession.
LITTLE VALLEY — Cattaraugus County lawmakers will hold three public hearings Wednesday — two on proposed local laws and a third on an application for a Community Development Block Grant.
Assemblyman Joseph Giglio was back in Albany Monday after a bout with COVID-19 earlier this month.
OLEAN — When the community and country celebrates Black History Month each February, one very important element that should never be left out is the Black church, said Dr. Beverly Twitty-Terrien of Olean.
OLEAN — In honor of Black History Month, one of the leaders of the African-American community in Olean, Ola Mae Gayton, provided thoughts on a deceased congressman and civil rights leader, as well as a poem he read from another great Black leader.
ELLICOTTVILLE — The first of two free virtual gardening workshops by Cornell Cooperative Extension of Cattaraugus County and Master Gardener volunteers will be offered tonight at 7 o’clock.
LITTLE VALLEY — The Cattaraugus County Health Department on Monday reported the 86th death of a resident due to COVID-19, while Allegany County also reported one new death.
ST. MARYS, Pa. — At least one person was injured when a plane crashed during a landing Monday at St. Marys Municipal Airport.
HINSDALE — Hinsdale Central School has announced the honor rolls for the second marking period.