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  • J&D Scuba of Allegany

    J&D Scuba of Allegany Over 35 Years of SCUBA in Allegany, New York By Chad Neal    When one thinks of Scuba diving it

  • Historic Posters On Display

    Historic Posters On Display Catt. Co. Museum Displays Historic Fair Posters Story and Photo By John Thomas Staff

  • ATM Vexes Board

    ATM Vexes Board VPB Takes Action on Restaurant Sign/Law Office Canopy Story and Photo By John Thomas Staff Writer   

  • Gado Gado Anniversary

    Gado Gado Anniversary Celebrating 20 Years; Ever Wonder what Gado Gado Means? By Carol Fisher      It’s been

  • ECS Drama Club

    ECS Drama Club Club Presents Seussical Jr. this Week By Kerra Trivieri      This Wednesday, November 15th and

    Inside Business Track

    • Balloons

      Business Spotlight: Balloons Balloons Restaurant & Nightclub; Best Little Blues Bar In E’ville By Jack Smeltz    The village of Ellicottville, on a good day, has around 200 full time residents. Nestled in this hamlet is a gem of a music club/restaurant/ bar called Balloons. While there are many places to eat and drink in […]

    • Weed Ross Agency

      Inside Business: Weed Ross Agency Celebrating 60 Years of Service in Ellicottville Story by John Thomas Staff Writer      When you talk to Sean Cornelius about insurance, you get a feeling this guy really likes what he is doing. The Erie, PA native attended St. Bonaventure University. An avid snowboarder, he would come over […]

    • Nelson Moves Practice to E’ville Inn

      Nelson Moves Practice to E’ville Inn New Law Office Takes on Speak Easy Look By Chad Neal    This past Friday, September 15, 2017 a local attorney held an office Open House in the Ellicottville Inn building that is now being used for offices, condos and retail boutiques. The local attorney is John Nelson. The […]

    • Borsari Food Co.

      Inside Business Track: Borsari Food Co. Borsari Food Company Releases New Coffee Blend Rub By Anna Hagley      Betsy and Adolph Morando, owners of the Jamestown company Borsari Foods, have announced their newest blend, a coffee rub. Borsari Foods is known for its flavorful, unique seasoned salts and meat rubs, and their newest addition […]

    • Arms & Ammo

      Inside Business: Arms & Ammo Mansfield Arms & Ammo: Local Gun Repair & Sales Store Expands By Chad Neal    America wouldn’t be America if it weren’t for firearms. Tim Jacobson has been part of the local community all his life and also served our country in the United States Army. He has since been […]

    Up Close & Personal

    • J&D Scuba of Allegany

      J&D Scuba of Allegany Over 35 Years of SCUBA in Allegany, New York By Chad Neal    When one thinks of Scuba diving it usually conjures up images of diving in the ocean, but there is water everywhere that can be explored using Scuba gear. You wouldn’t think that there is a need for that […]

    • Historic Posters On Display

      Historic Posters On Display Catt. Co. Museum Displays Historic Fair Posters Story and Photo By John Thomas Staff Writer      Here ye. Hear ye, Step right up ladies and gentlemen see the fabulous Japanese Gymnasts, see magnificent art specimens, harness racing, and the latest inventions and novelties from everywhere! Witness unprecedented trials of skill […]

    • ATM Vexes Board

      ATM Vexes Board VPB Takes Action on Restaurant Sign/Law Office Canopy Story and Photo By John Thomas Staff Writer    Attorney John Nelson was at the Village Planning Board meeting on Tuesday to hear the Board’s decision on the canopy he wants to put over the entrance to his new law office. He is moving […]

    • Gado Gado Anniversary

      Gado Gado Anniversary Celebrating 20 Years; Ever Wonder what Gado Gado Means? By Carol Fisher      It’s been twenty years that we Ellicottville natives and tourists have walked past the sign in front of the enticing store, and probably answered the invitation of the lovely window displays and ventured in. Owner and Ellicottville native, […]

    • ECS Drama Club

      ECS Drama Club Club Presents Seussical Jr. this Week By Kerra Trivieri      This Wednesday, November 15th and Thursday, November 16th, the Ellicottville 6th, 7th, and 8th grade Drama Club students will perform this year’s highly anticipated musical: Seussical Jr.    Dr. Seuss fans from around the community are invited to join the fun […]

    Architectural Spotlight

    • Two Miles To Ellicottville!

      Architectural Spotlight of Ellicottville Two Miles To Ellicottville! 7120 NYS Route 242           MLS#B1087246           $429,900    Priced below assessed value! Only 1 mile to the slopes is this roomy 4+ bedroom, 2 bath cedar contemporary style home on almost 5 wooded acres. Stroll the land and walk to the pond. This home is ideally set up […]

    • Just Listed; Move in Ready!

      Architectural Spotlight of Ellicottville Just Listed; Move in Ready! 5455 Partridge          MLS#B1082445          $359,000    This log built chalet comes fully loaded & ready for you to make it your Ellicottville area investment. Well maintained inside & out. Front deck, back decks & hot tub for relaxing. Step inside & you will be astounded at what […]

    • Walk To The Village!

      Architectural Spotlight of Ellicottville Walk To The Village! 6456 NYS Route 242 E.          MLS#B1021046           $252,000    Cleverly designed, well appointed, unique, comfortable and convenient are phrases that help describe this cool little cottage type home.  Huge backyard with garden shed and deck in the rear.  Asphalt circular driveway.  Truly a great interior so thoughtfully and efficiently laid out. […]

    • Walk To Downtown!

      Architectural Spotlight of Ellicottville Walk To Downtown! 27-29 East Washington Street          MLS#B505616           $435,000    This village classic on almost 2 acres offers a 3700 sq ft home, picturesque barn w new roof, and refurbished detached studio/ office. Purchased in 2005, the home has been lovingly maintained and updated regularly by the same full time family […]

    • When Only The Best Will Do!

      Architectural Spotlight of Ellicottville When Only The Best Will Do! 22 The Woods          MLS #B1058615          $349,900    Fabulous ski in/ski out location at the woods! This mostly furnished 3 bedroom, 2 bath end unit has been renovated for your buying convenience. New granite counter tops in the kitchen and bathrooms. Easy to care for flooring. […]

    Local News

    • Engineer Appointed

      Engineer Appointed Town/Village Engineer Position Filled Story by John Thomas Staff Writer   Mayor’s Report    Village Mayor John Burrell began Monday’s meeting of the Village Board of Trustees with good news. He announced Niles Pierson had been nominated to fill the newly created position of Town/Village Engineer. Officially Mr. Pierson will be a town […]

    • Pole Barn Approved

      Pole Barn Approved ZBA Grants Area Variance for Pole Barn Story by John Thomas Staff Writer      Last week the Town Zoning Board of Appeals continued an action to grant an Area Variance for a new building on Kuhn Road. The resident there wants to build a pole barn 40 feet from his front […]

    • Veterans Day Remembrance

      Veterans Day Remembrance Village Honors Veterans of Armed Services Story and Photo By John Thomas Staff Writer      On the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month, Ellicottville will pause for a few moments to recognize and give thanks to those among us who have served or are serving in the […]

    • Business Seeks Approval

      Business Seeks Approval Proposal for Home Chiropractic Business Story by John Thomas Staff Writer      The Town Planning Board on Monday night accepted an application from Mr. Leo Kronert to establish a home Chiropractic business in the house he is in the process of purchasing on Rt. 242. Two questions arose, neither seems serious […]

    • Sludge Removal

      Sludge Removal Target Completion Date December 31, 2017 By Jeanine Zimmer Carlson The Village Board met Monday October 16, 2017. The Building Inspector listed almost 40 building permits that have been issued year to date including several demolitions and apartment constructions.    The Sewer Report noted they went to training on finance and fiscal management […]