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  • Christmas In Ellicottville

    Christmas In Ellicottville Experience the Magic of the Season This Weekend    “Walking in a Winter Wonderland” Christmas

  • 2017 Irish Christmas

    2017 Irish Christmas Raising Money to Benefit Families of Catt. County “Bob McCarthy’s” Irish Christmas, sponsored by the Rotary

  • Town Budget Adopted

    Town Budget Adopted Town Board Acknowledges Hiring of Public Works Director Story by John Thomas Staff Writer   Supervisors

  • Artist Spotlight: Timkey Family

    Artist Spotlight: Timkey Family Father/Son Tag-Team of Creativity Showcased at AmeriCan    Hi again, Liz here from AmeriCan

  • The Phoenix Is Rising

    The Phoenix Is Rising “The Land Of Leisurely Living” Coming Alive By Kathlene McCarthy      Issac Gratto 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

    • Christmas In Ellicottville

      Christmas In Ellicottville Experience the Magic of the Season This Weekend    “Walking in a Winter Wonderland” Christmas in Ellicottville takes place this Friday, November 24 – 25, 2017. The Village of Ellicottville, often referred to as a Norman Rockwell painting in the making, will be the background for beautiful strolling choirs harmonizing to favorite […]

    • 2017 Irish Christmas

      2017 Irish Christmas Raising Money to Benefit Families of Catt. County “Bob McCarthy’s” Irish Christmas, sponsored by the Rotary Club of Ellicottville enters its 12th year at Ellicottville Brewing Company (EBC) next Friday, December 1st.  The Irish Christmas tradition continues in Bob’s honor as he touched so many in Ellicottville with his spirit and generosity. […]

    • Town Budget Adopted

      Town Budget Adopted Town Board Acknowledges Hiring of Public Works Director Story by John Thomas Staff Writer   Supervisors Report    Town Supervisor Matt McAndrew started last week’s meeting of the Town Board by relating a discussion held at the Four Flushers meeting. Town Engineer Mark Alianello helped to fill in some of the details. […]

    • Artist Spotlight: Timkey Family

      Artist Spotlight: Timkey Family Father/Son Tag-Team of Creativity Showcased at AmeriCan    Hi again, Liz here from AmeriCan in downtown Ellicottville, NY.   As we are becoming a home for Local Artisans and Craftsmen, I am delighted to have such a diverse selection of work that truly speaks volumes about our talented community to share with […]

    • The Phoenix Is Rising

      The Phoenix Is Rising “The Land Of Leisurely Living” Coming Alive By Kathlene McCarthy      Issac Gratto and Adam Pirtz are moving ahead with the purchase of the Cockaigne Ski Area in Cherry Creek, NY. Chautauqua County Industrial Development Agency approved a $500,000 Al Tech loan for 20 years at 4 percent. A decision […]

    Architectural Spotlight

    • Heart Of The Village Business District!

      Architectural Spotlight of Ellicottville Heart Of The Village Business District! 227 West Main St., Springville           MLS#B1087495            $395,000    Grab this chance to own one of Springville’s most notable buildings – the beloved train depot that has been painstakingly brought into the 21st century. Located in the heart of the business district, adjacent to the Erie-Cattaraugus […]

    • 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 […]

    Local News

    • Bed Tax Attracts Tourists

      Bed Tax Attracts Tourists Chamber Receives County Bed Tax Story by John Thomas Staff Writer      Whether we like to admit it or not, we are dependent on tourists. The ski areas bring in the winter multitudes. But in the summer the Chamber of Commerce lures out-of-towners to our Village with the many festivals […]

    • 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 […]