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E’ville venues will rock at ‘Winter Music Jam’ this weekend

By Deb Everts Back again for the second year is Ellicottville’s newest music festival, “Winter Music Jam.” The winter event will take place this weekend, Feb. 22 and 23 at some favorite venues throughout the village.  The free event presented by the Ellicottville Chamber of Commerce and sponsored by Redfin Real Estate Agency is sure to please people of all ... Read More »

February fun continues this weekend

By Kellen M. Quigley Although spring is just around the corner, there are still plenty of snowy activities in Ellicottville and the surrounding area to get involved in before the weather changes. So chase away the winter blues and share some good times with family and friends at many late-winter events offered in the village, as well as at Holiday ... Read More »

The High School Circus: An ECS student’s perspective

By Louisa Benatovich, Student Reporter Success is often coined as one’s ability to juggle the multitude of strangeness that life presents. Some are far better than others, and these elite few soar through life as the ones who have it all.  This cacophony of responsibility is supposed to begin after high school, even after college. Life in high school is ... Read More »

Hind paces Cardinals over Eagles in regular season finale

Tyler Hind poured in 26 points and Kaleb Steward notched 11 to power Randolph on Thursday in a regular season-ending boys basketball victory over Ellicottville. The Cardinals pulled away with a 70-45 win. Logan Grinols and Steven Rowland scored 14 and 11 points, respectively, while Clayton Rowland pulled down nine rebounds and Wyatt Chudy had seven rebounds and five steals ... Read More »

Ellicottville’s Fredrickson, Azcarate win section in last meet before states

Ellicottville’s Logan Fredrickson and Mitchell Azcarate won Section 6 alpine ski titles after the Eagles’ final regular season slalom races Wednesday night at Buffalo Ski Center. Fredrickson was first in the second among girls racers while her twin sister Hayly Fredrickson was third, following Williamsville’s Candice Kasahara. Mitchell Azcarate won the boys sectional title, followed by teammate Eric Shattenberg in ... Read More »

Great Valley town board discusses various projects in Kill Buck

By Kellen M. Quigley Various projects concerning the sewer system, community park and potential playground were all discussed last week at the Great Valley Town Board’s regular meeting. The board has been working for a couple months on a grant to have a study done on the Kill Buck sewer system, but needs the cooperation of the hamlet’s residents for ... Read More »

HoliMont to host ‘Frosty CX’ fat bike races next weekend

By Deb Everts Winter fun at HoliMont Ski Resort is going to be even more exciting when the inaugural “Frosty CX” fat bike race comes to the resort Feb. 23. The new, non-skiing event features hardy souls who set out to conquer the snow on their fat bikes, which are basically mountain bikes with huge tires that are made for ... Read More »

EBC, Sprague’s craft a social media hit with pancake beer

By Bob Clark . Special to the Times Two popular tastes of Cattaraugus County were combined and recently released — and immediately proved popular online.  Debuting last week was the Blueberry Maple Pancake beer, produced by Ellicottville Brewing Co., using maple syrup produced by Sprague’s Maple Farm of Portville.  EBC owner Peter Kreinheder and Sprague’s owner Randy Sprague said they ... Read More »

Slip down a slope at HV’s annual Penguin Paddle

By Deb Everts Make like a penguin and slide down a slippery slope at this year’s annual Penguin Paddle that takes place  Saturday, Feb. 23. The slide features hundreds of fun-loving people who put on a helmet and don a black garbage bag, then slide down Yodeler Slope on their bellies like a penguin to raise money for Holiday Valley’s ... Read More »

The future is now at ECS

By Louisa Benatovich . Student Reporter Buzz… buzz… buzz…  Phones rang synchronously in the calculus classroom. We all looked. It was a message from Mr. Matt Finn, our class advisor.  “Tomorrow is not a dress-up day for Spirit Week,” the message read, “but we encourage ONLY seniors to participate in ‘Future Day.’ This means you may wear apparel from a college ... Read More »

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