Community Notebook

CCIDA Governance Committee meeting Wednesday afternoon

In accordance with the New York State Open Meetings Law, the public is given notice that a meeting of the County of Chautau-qua Industrial Development Agency Governance Com-mittee will be held Wednes-day at 2 p.m. at CCIDA, 200 Harrison St., Jamestown.

Chautauqua County American Legion

meeting Friday night

The December meeting of the Chautauqua County American Legion will be held Friday at the Cassa-daga Memorial American Legion Post at 7:30 p.m.

All Legionnaires are urged to attend this meeting.

County Antique Equipment Association Christmas dinner Saturday in Stockton

The Chautauqua County Antique Equipment Assoc-iation Christmas dinner at the Stockton Fire Hall will be held Saturday at 6 p.m. Reservations are closed.

Common Council meets this afternoon

Dunkirk Common Coun-cil meets today at 5:15 p.m. to hold a public hearing on the 2014 city budget. Coun-cil will meet in regular session at 5:30 p.m. with one item on the agenda, a notice of claim for a recent Zoning Board of Appeals decision.

Christmas Gathering, Potluck Dinner today

The Valley Historical Society will hold its Annual Christmas Gathering and Potluck Dinner today at 6 p.m. in the South Stockton Wayside Chapel.

Members are asked to bring a dish of food to pass and table service. Business will include summarizing the annual research projects and electing 2014 officers.

Cassadaga Job Corps Academy to host

informational session

The Cassadaga Job Corps Academy will host an informational session and tour on its campus at 8115 Glasgow Road, Cassadaga, on Thursday at 10 a.m. Although applications are accepted for all students seeking a career in construction or healthcare, immediate openings exist for students pursuing certified nursing assistant training. CJCA will accept young adults, age 16-24, who are committed to a rigorous education and training program that are prepared to launch a career. Applicants can apply for on-center living or off center living, and all applicants will enroll on a full federal scholarship if accepted. Contact Mike Pietrkiewicz at 595-4298 or by email to for more information regarding income and other eligibility factors, and to reserve a spot for the upcoming tour.

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Gas prices rise

Average retail gasoline prices in Rochester have risen 1.5 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.61/g Sunday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 319 gas outlets in Rochester. This compares with the national average that has fallen 1.4 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.25/g.