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Happy 200th birthday, Great Valley!


By Rick Miller The Great Valley Bicentennial features a return to Old Home Days Saturday with a parade and family events at the Great Valley Volunteer Fire Company. More than 25 parade units are registered for the parade so far, according to Great Valley historian Marilyn Eddy Siperek, who serves as Bicentennial chairperson. While deadline for entries has passed, there ... Read More »

Jazz & Blues Festival Coming Next Weekend


By Alicia Dziak Make your plans now for the annual Jazz and Blues Weekend in Ellicottville, happening July 27-29 throughout the village. This event is all about the music, hosted by the local hot spots as well as the Winery of Ellicottville Main Stage. The Gin Mill, at 20 Washington St., will feature the Blue Light Blues Band on Friday, ... Read More »

Rock the Park on July 20 at Allegany State Park

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By Deb Everts Allegany State Park will host its 7th annual “Rock the Park” event at the Quaker Beach area Friday, July 20 when guests will rock to the tunes of “The Rightly So” and Sean Patrick McGraw. The free event for people of all ages kicks off at 3 p.m. when local vendors will showcase the many great products ... Read More »

Tuscan Moon Announces a Musical Treat


Tuscan Moon  – Gourmet Cocktail Party is coming Saturday, Aug. 25 at 6 p.m. to John Harvard’s Cabana Bar & Pool Complex at Holiday Valley.  (Great weather is guaranteed but we will move inside if weather is unsuitable) Sponsored by the Rotary Club of Ellicottville, this is the “must attend” party in Ellicottville.  When you arrive, you are greeted with ... Read More »

State Officials Laud Opening of EBC’s New Brewery


ELLICOTTVILLE — With the grand opening of Ellicottville Brewing Co.’s $6 million production facility in Little Valley this week, several state officials are praising the work of the local company. The new 75,000-square-foot facility in Little Valley — the company’s fourth location in Cattaraugus County — is meant to help with the expansion of commercial production and bottling operations, as ... Read More »

Summer Bucket List: Outdoor Movies


By Alicia Dziak There’s nothing quite like catching your favorite flick under the stars. Whether in your vehicle or in a lawn chair, movies under the stars are an experience like no other. According to, the first drive-in movie theater opened in 1933 in Camden, New Jersey, although initially referred to as a different name. The website states that, ... Read More »

It’s All in a Good Day’s Work for Ellicottville Students


By Louisa Benatovich ECS Student Reporter For many ECS students, summers in Ellicottville mean one thing: summer employment. Ellicottville, with its many festivals and tourist destinations, is ripe with jobs for the picking. Whether it’s working at Holiday Valley, in the village or on the farm, Ellicottville students relish the independence and satisfaction of earning their own paychecks. Given the ... Read More »

Town of Great Valley to Have New Accountants in ‘19

By Kellen M. Quigley Beginning in 2019, Berry & Berry CPA will no longer be the accountants and auditors of the Town of Great Valley. At its regular meeting last week, the town board voted 3-1, with one abstention, to end its decades-long affiliation with the accounting firm effective Dec. 31, 2018. On Jan. 1, 2019, Tronconi Segarra & Associates ... Read More »

Cattaraugus County Fair Returns July 30


By Alicia Dziak The Cattaraugus County Fair is coming to the Little Valley Fairgrounds July 30- Aug. 5! Get ready for amusement rides, animals, special events, music and more at this fun-filled annual event. The Grandstand events sure are grand this year, with the Monster Truck Rally, Truck and Tractor Pull, Demolition Derbies and great concerts sure to bring in ... Read More »

Gooseneck Hill Grand Reopening July 29


Gooseneck Hill Waterfowl Sanctuary, the largest covered waterfowl Sanctuary in the world is having a Grand Reopening and Rubber Duckie Festival on Sunday, July 29 from 12-5 p.m. at the Sanctuary at 5067 Townline Road, Delevan, NY 14042. See a 10 ft. tall Rubber Duck and have your picture taken with it. Gooseneck Hill was destroyed by the 20” snowstorm ... Read More »

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