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  • Scenic Byway Dedicated

    Scenic Byway Dedicated Popular Tourist Route Extended Into Ellicottville Story and Photo By John Thomas Staff Writer The popular

  • HV Cycle Weekend

    HV Cycle Weekend June 3-5 Level 2 & 3 Riders Enjoy Challenging Routes Word is spreading about the wonderful road riding around the

  • Sidewalk Cafes Coming

    Sidewalk Cafes Coming Special Meeting Clears Way for Alcohol Service on Sidewalks Story by John Thomas Staff Writer   A

  • 1st Annual Outdoor Expo

    1st Annual Outdoor Expo Highlighting the Area’s Green Season Activities June 4-5 By Emily Knitter   The first Ellicottville

  • Outdoor Expo, June 4-5

    Outdoor Expo, June 4-5 Chamber of Commerce Announces Partial Schedule    Ellicottville, NY – The Ellicottville Chamber of Commerce

    Inside Business Track

    • Ellicottville Oasis Spa Relocation

      Inside Business: Ellicottville Oasis Ellicottville Oasis Spa Relocation to Tamarack Club at Holiday Valley By Kerra Trivieri   Spring is in full bloom and there is no better time than now to relax and rejuvenate at a local favorite spot. Ellicottville Oasis Spa has relocated to The Tamarack Club at Holiday Valley Resort. “While our […]

    • Vein Center Opens

      Inside Business: Vein Center Opens Dr. David DiMarco’s Additional Center in Former HV Real Estate Building By Jeanine Zimmer-Carlson Publisher, The Villager Dr. David B DiMarco is the region’s only board-certified cardiovascular and thoracic surgeon with over 30 years experience including major Open Heart, Vascular & Thoracic procedures.  He is now concentrating almost entirely on venous disease. […]

    • Ava Grace Fashions

      Inside Business: Ava Grace Fashions Eco-Friendly Clothing, Made in the USA, Sizes XS-3X By Jeanine Zimmer-Carlson Publisher   “Just a small town girl” and so begins the story of Jessica Maynard-Gilbert, her high school friend turned sweetheart turned husband or Bill, and now owner of her own “think green” boutique, Ava Grace Fashions, in the […]

    • Gallery 14731

      Inside Business: Gallery 14731 Featuring an Upscale Array of Artisan and Luxury Items By Chad Neal Once again Ellicottville has attracted another new business: Gallery 14731. Owner Emily Hettrick is excited about her new boutique located in the plaza behind the Kwik Fill gas station, next to EVL Ink Tattoo and Apparel. The Villager caught […]

    • Cadillac Jack’s

      Inside Business: Cadillac Jack’s Movie Actor Gains Creative Control with New Menus at Cadillac Jacks By Chad Neal Fans of horror and sci-fi movies may know a new face in town. J.P. Edwards acted in a few movies in his younger years, including “Axegrinder” and “Alien Grey Zone X”; he also hosted for the NBA […]

    Up Close & Personal

    • Scenic Byway Dedicated

      Scenic Byway Dedicated Popular Tourist Route Extended Into Ellicottville Story and Photo By John Thomas Staff Writer The popular scenic byway corridor that has existed for several years in the Southtowns of Buffalo has been extended into and through the Village of Ellicottville. At a ceremony at Holiday Valley, Senator Catharine Young (R,C,I-57th District), Senator […]

    • HV Cycle Weekend

      HV Cycle Weekend June 3-5 Level 2 & 3 Riders Enjoy Challenging Routes Word is spreading about the wonderful road riding around the Ellicottville area, but the problem is how to find the routes. Bring on Holiday Valley’s cycling weekend, June 3-5. This third annual event is a weekend of guided rides for experienced cyclists. […]

    • Sidewalk Cafes Coming

      Sidewalk Cafes Coming Special Meeting Clears Way for Alcohol Service on Sidewalks Story by John Thomas Staff Writer   A special meeting of the Village Board was held at Town Center last Wednesday evening. The primary purpose of the meeting was to evaluate the possibility of allowing restaurants in the village to serve alcohol on […]

    • 1st Annual Outdoor Expo

      1st Annual Outdoor Expo Highlighting the Area’s Green Season Activities June 4-5 By Emily Knitter   The first Ellicottville Outdoor Expo will be held June 4-5 within the village and surrounding community. The schedule boasts a taste of practically every outdoor activity available in the area, from golf and fly fishing to horseback riding and […]

    • The Tamarack Club at Holiday Valley

      Architectural Spotlight The Tamarack Club at Holiday Valley; Ellicottville Lifestyle at a “Fraction” of the Cost! Story and Photos By John Thomas Staff Writer Imagine owning a luxury condominium in a spectacular resort that makes you money as well. Consider a vacation spot with golf, skiing, pool, and fine dining. Imagine a vacation place in […]

    Architectural Spotlight

    • The Tamarack Club at Holiday Valley

      Architectural Spotlight The Tamarack Club at Holiday Valley; Ellicottville Lifestyle at a “Fraction” of the Cost! Story and Photos By John Thomas Staff Writer Imagine owning a luxury condominium in a spectacular resort that makes you money as well. Consider a vacation spot with golf, skiing, pool, and fine dining. Imagine a vacation place in […]

    • Private Creek Side Setting

      Architectural Spotlight Private Creek Side Setting 6831 NYS Route 242 W       MLS#:B497187       $249,000 Don’t let the simple style deceive you – this home packs all of the features you desire in a home so close to the chairlift at a reasonable price – and no HOA fees to deal with. Tucked in a pretty creek […]

    • 5028 Snow Brook

      Architectural Spotlight: 5028 Snow Brook Secluded Home Only 9 Miles from Ellicottville 5028 Snow Brook Rd Great Valley, NY 14741     ML#: B496332     $249,900 Looking for a newer built secluded home with picturesque setting on a hillside of 50 gorgeous acres 9 miles from Ellicottville. No details have been missed during construction. Hardwood floors throughout w/ […]

    • Walk to Town

      Architectural Spotlight: Walk to Town Enjoy this Fabulous Location on 1+ Acre 6538 Maples Road      MLS# B497440      $268,800 Walk to the Village Park and downtown Ellicottville from his larger than it looks 4 bedroom, 3 bath contemporary with open kitchen and dining area on 1+ acre. Soaring cathedral ceilings and the corner fireplace in the […]

    • Fillmore Creek Townhouses

      Architectural Spotlight Fillmore Creek Townhouses • New Townhouse Development! 4 Bedrooms – 2.1 Bathrooms      MLS#B490469/B486339/B494394/B494389      $319,999 Exciting new duplex townhouse development located in the heart of the village with views of HoliMont ski slopes. Walk to dining, shopping & night life. Just 1.2 miles to the ski slopes & golf course. Island style […]

    Local News

    • Hearing on Tax Levy & Development Controversy

      Hearing on Tax Levy Town Board Sets Public Hearing for Exception Story by John Thomas Staff Writer   Town Center and Town/Village Hall Improvements The Rotary Club of Ellicottville has done a fair amount of work on Town Center to fix it up for events. They would like to make the Center available to non-profit […]

    • ECS Budget Approved & Kenny Rogers @ SAC

      ECS Budget Approved Almost $12M Approved by 215 to 34 Vote May 17 By Nicholas Pircio   Voters in the Ellicottville Central School District approved an $11,903,306 school budget for 2016-17 by a vote of 215 to 34, on Tuesday May 17th. That’s according to unofficial final figures. A second proposition, to lease two school […]

    • Brewpub Moves Forward & 2016 Bradner Bash

      Brewpub Moves Forward Plans for Rt. 219 Business Still Needs 5 Variances Story by John Thomas Staff Writer   Mr. Carl Calarco was at the ZBA meeting last week to present a refined set of plans for the Stillhouse Brewbup being developed at the Gateway section of town on Rt. 219. The developer William Bursee, […]

    • Special Board Meeting & Possible Annexation

      Special Board Meeting Town Board Installs New Highway Supervisor Story and Photo By John Thomas Staff Writer The Ellicottville Town Board welcomed Tom Scharf to his new job as Highway Superintendent last week. A formal motion to hire Mr. Scharf was made by Greg Fitzpatrick, and the board approved. Mark Alianello had been serving as […]

    • Happy Half Marathon & Sky High Adventure Park

      Happy Half Marathon Putting the FUN Back into Running at Holiday Valley, May 7 On May 7, at Holiday Valley you can put the FUN back into running. The day will feature a Half Marathon, 5k, and a Beer Mile (for those with iron stomachs). Sometimes it is not just about the distance, it is […]