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Memorial Plaque Honors Fallen Heroes of Ellicottville

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By Jennie Acklin Bill O’Brien, Third Vice-Commander of the Concord American Legion Post 431, and a Vietnam War veteran presented a memorial plaque at the Ellicottville American Legion on Thursday, Sept. 21 at 8 p.m. He worked on this project for several months, researching the names and stories of servicemen who died in service during World War II, The Korean ... Read More »

Memorial Plaque to be Presented Sept. 21 at Ellicottville American Legion Post 659

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By Jennie Acklin Bill O’Brien, Third Vice-Commander of the Concord American Legion Post 431, and a Vietnam War veteran will be presenting a memorial plaque at the Ellicottville American Legion on Thursday, Sept. 21 at 8 p.m. He has been working on this project for several months, researching the names and stories of servicemen who died in service during World ... Read More »

Rotary of Ellicottville’s Tuscan Moon Fundraiser

By Jennie Acklin A gourmet dinner party is planned for Saturday evening at John Harvard’s Cabana Bar at Holiday Valley, starting at 6 p.m.  When you take a peek at the Italian-themed menu, you’ll find 14 local restaurants serving their specialties – Tuscan Seafood Boil, Chicken Marsalla, Frutti De Mar (Scallops, Shrimp & Mussels), Veal Cannelloni, Momma’s Lasagna, and hand-carved ... Read More »

Frederickson Welcomed by Village Board

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By Jennie Acklin Frederickson Appointed as Code Enforcement Officer Kelly Frederickson (pictured) was appointed as the new Code Enforcement Officer effective Sept. 1. Duties will also include building inspector responsibilities.  Effective Aug. 31, 2017, current Code Enforcement Officer Tom Abriatis is retiring from his part-time position (with the village and the town). Abriatis has held the position since December 2000. ... Read More »

Village Board Adopts Code of Ethics

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By Jennie Acklin Short-term rentals was the first topic discussed at the Monday, July 10 meeting of the Ellicottville Village Board. Steve Frank has one of seven permits issued by the Village, and doesn’t feel the $200 annual permit fee is fair, when so many other homes are rented out on a short-term (less than 30 days) basis without a ... Read More »

EFD Open House May 20

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By Jennie Acklin The Ellicottville Fire Department is hosting an open house as part of the Recruit NY program this Saturday, May 20, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Every single citizen in the U.S. counts on firefighters and first responders to be there, just in case, every single day. Even if you’ve never called for help yourself, most likely ... Read More »

Town and Village Work Together

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By Jennie Acklin Grants Writer, Public Works, HVAC System All Shared Projects During the Wednesday, March 15 Town of Ellicottville board meeting, privilege of the floor was extended via conference call to Diana Cihak, president of Upper Edge Consulting of Buffalo, NY. Village of Ellicottville Mayor John Burrell and Village board members Greg Cappelli and Sherman Wilkens also were in ... Read More »

Proposed Apartments Presented to EVL Planning Board

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By Jennie Acklin Phil Vogt and Neil Rinard of C.J. Wallace Engineering of Bradford, PA made a presentation of the “Valley Flats” apartment complex to the Ellicottville Town Planning Board during a work session / pre-application process. Vogt’s project proposes two multi-family apartment structures, with each building consisting of six units, approximately 1,200 sq. ft. for each apartment, plus garages, ... Read More »

Village of Ellicottville Emergency Meeting

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By Jennie Acklin The Village of Ellicottville called for an Emergency/Special meeting of the Village board members on Tuesday, Dec. 27 at 8 a.m. The purpose of the emergency meeting was to authorize the purchase of a new sidewalk snow plow. The purpose of the special meeting was to approve hiring of a new laborer in the DPW. Mayor John ... Read More »

School Bus Stop Signs Requested

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By Jennie Acklin School bus signs and safety were the first topic discussed at the Dec. 21 Town of Ellicottville board meeting. Concerned citizen Shawn Lafferty made a request to board members for two signs to be installed on Beaver Meadows Road, off Rte 219, at Hebdon Road. Lafferty stated that 16 to 21 kids get on and off the ... Read More »

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