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  • Pumpkinville Season Is Coming

    Pumpkinville Season Is Coming Pumpkinville Adds New Excitement to Traditional Attractions: Opens Sept. 12 GREAT VALLEY, NY –

  • Alarm Law Debated

    Alarm Law Debated Town Board Accepts Input from Jack Rogan Story by John Thomas Staff Writer   Proposed Brewpub As he

  • Candidates Vie for Votes

    Candidates Vie for Votes Town Supervisor Election Features Familiar Faces Story by John Thomas Staff Writer   This November

  • 42 Degrees North

    42 Degrees North New Subdivision Promises Customization Story by John Thomas Staff Writer There is a seemingly endless variety of

  • Crawdad Festival

    Crawdad Festival First Annual Event; August 29th Story by John Thomas Staff Writer   This month on the 29th The Woods at Bear

    Inside Business Track

    • EVL Lodge

      Inside Business: EVL Lodge Kelly House Lodge is Now EVL Lodge By Chad Neal As the time shuffles past, Ellicottville has become a very different place that it was just five years ago. As the clock ticks the changes become more and more evident and to anyone who hasn’t been here or heard of the […]

    • Southern Tier Brewing

      Southern Tier Brewing Local Brewery’s “One Buffalo” Makes it to the Big Leagues Story by John Thomas Staff Writer   There are three things Buffalonians love: the Buffalo Bills, Buffalo wings, and Beer, and not necessarily in that order. So it’s a bit of coup that a beer made by a Lakewood craft brewer was […]

    • Blueberry Hill

      Business: Blueberry Hill Pepper’s Blueberry Hill Farm Pumping out A Lot of Berries By Chad Neal   Not too far over yonder in Franklinville is a plot of land that produces one of natures most delicious and nutritious berries, the blueberry. David Pepper and his wife Kate are the fourth generation to own the blueberry […]

    • Closing of DJ’s Restaurant & MODified Designs

      Inside Business Track End of an Era: Closing of DJ’s Restaurant Marks End of 27 Years Story and Photo by John Thomas Staff Writer There is one thing Agnes Perkins wants her loyal group of customers to know about the closing of DJ’s Restaurant: their breakfast service moved to Tips Up Cafe, July 1. Hours […]

    • Business Track: Tips Up

      Business Track: Tips Up Tips Up to Start Serving Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner By Chad Neal The great theme of many of the Villager’s articles relating to business in Ellicottville is the amount of change that is constantly happening. Another great change has occurred and is in motion now on Washington Street at Tips Up. […]

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    • EVL Lodge

      Inside Business: EVL Lodge Kelly House Lodge is Now EVL Lodge By Chad Neal As the time shuffles past, Ellicottville has become a very different place that it was just five years ago. As the clock ticks the changes become more and more evident and to anyone who hasn’t been here or heard of the […]

    • Pumpkinville Season Is Coming

      Pumpkinville Season Is Coming Pumpkinville Adds New Excitement to Traditional Attractions: Opens Sept. 12 GREAT VALLEY, NY – Pumpkinville has meant Fall Family Fun for decades. And their success has been continually adding new, exciting attractions to the traditional standards visitors have come to know. See this year’s Fall Family Fun for yourself. Pumpkinville opens […]

    • Alarm Law Debated

      Alarm Law Debated Town Board Accepts Input from Jack Rogan Story by John Thomas Staff Writer   Proposed Brewpub As he often does, Town Supervisor John Burrell started the Town Board meeting off with good news, specifically the addition of Officer Cori Kowalski to the town police force. The board welcomed him to the town […]

    • Candidates Vie for Votes

      Candidates Vie for Votes Town Supervisor Election Features Familiar Faces Story by John Thomas Staff Writer   This November 3rd, in the general election, town residents will vote for Town Supervisor, among other offices and measures. A couple of long time town residents are in the competition for the office. Both men grew up in […]

    • Charming Country Home

      Architectural Spotlight of Ellicottville Charming Country Home 7006 Maples Rd., Ellicottville NY      MLS#B482601      $299,000 This charming country home on 6+ acres is just 2+ miles from the village, 3 + miles the ski slopes. So picturesque & well maintained. Newer windows, metal & rubber roof & newer siding. New granite counters in kitchen, , wet […]

    Architectural Spotlight

    • Charming Country Home

      Architectural Spotlight of Ellicottville Charming Country Home 7006 Maples Rd., Ellicottville NY      MLS#B482601      $299,000 This charming country home on 6+ acres is just 2+ miles from the village, 3 + miles the ski slopes. So picturesque & well maintained. Newer windows, metal & rubber roof & newer siding. New granite counters in kitchen, , wet […]

    • A Country Manor

      Architectural Spotlight of Ellicottville A Country Manor Story and Photos by John Thomas Staff Writer   Just a short way out in the country is a home on just over three acres that feels a bit like an old country estate. Large mature trees grace the home with shade, and provide a cooling breeze. In […]

    • The King of the Hill Views from this Updated Chalet

      Architectural Spotlight of Ellicottville The King of the Hill Views from this Updated Chalet 6221 Whitmer Road, Ellicottville NY B482371 King of the hill location provides you with a stunning view of the slopes. Beautifully remodeled and furnished, 3+ bedroom, 3 bath chalet on 5+ acres. The walls of windows in the great room area […]

    • Located In The Heart Of The Village

      Architectural Spotlight of Ellicottville Located In The Heart Of The Village 47 Monroe Street, Ellicottville    MLS#B481759    $789,000 Words don’t do this jewel justice. This amazing custom, architect designed home is in the heart of the village, yet seems worlds away. A central courtyard with swimming pool divides the two wings of the home. Custom kitchen […]

    • Newer Built Village Home

      Architectural Spotlight Newer Built Village Home; Walk to Downtown MLS # B479186     $389,7000 Newer built Village Home with a short walk to all restaurants & shops. It has been recently upgraded with new carpet & hardwood floors, fieldstone around fireplace, granite counters in kitchen and baths plus freshly painted throughout. New back deck installed June […]

    Local News

    • ECS Anticipates School Year & Falling Leaves Regatta

      ECS Anticipates School Year School Board Consolidates Hiring Story by John Thomas Staff Writer   Superintendent’s Report At the ECS board meeting, Tuesday night Superintendent Mark Ward gave an update on the Capital Improvement Project. He said that although the past few weeks have been “crazy” the project is coming along well. Crews have been […]

    • Chamber Golf Outing, Halloween Half Marathon & Wild Wing Festival

      Chamber Golf Outing 9-Hole Golf Outing on September 10th at Holiday Valley On September 10th, In Memory of Our Good Friend, David Burns. Ellicottville Chamber of Commerce Members and guests please join us for a 9-Hole Golf Outing at Holiday Valley Resort. This four-person scramble will have a 4pm shotgun start and it’s all about […]

    • Village Board Weighs New Laws & Rally In The Valley

      Village Board Weighs New Laws New Law Allows The Village to Cut Homeowner’s Offensive Grass at the Expense of Owner Story by John Thomas Staff Writer   Code Violation At Monday night’s Village Board meeting, Mayor Coolidge opened and took comments from the floor. A couple that lives on Washington asked the board for clarification […]

    • Ellicottville Brewing Co. Lobster Bake & Salamanca’s Rockin’ Ribfest

      Ellicottville Brewing Co. Lobster Bake Brewing Company’s Tie-In to Taste Adds Crustaceans; August 15th Story by John Thomas Staff Writer   It’s arguably the tastiest part of Taste of Ellicottville. For the past ten years, Ellicottville Brewing Company has tied into Taste with its annual Lobster Bake. After all, who doesn’t love Maine Lobster? Well […]

    • Farm Stand Approved & Local Farm Stand Opens in Otto

      Farm Stand Approved Planning Board Gives Green Light to Stand by Groove Gym Story by John Thomas Staff Writer   The Town Planning Board on Monday night gave approval to Dionne Kress’ plans to open a temporary farm stand at the parking lot of the new Groove Gym on 219. The meeting began with a […]

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