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Bookstores and Coffee Shops of Chautauqua County, New York

Guest Blog by Margot Russell They say autumn is the season of the soul— a time to slow down and appreciate what you already have; a time to prepare for the last days of the year, and to find a

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25 Most Instagrammable Spots in Chautauqua County

Jamestown Riverwalk Pedestrian Bridges

Guest Blog by Simone Sellstrom Instagram has changed the sightseeing game. What once was a quick stop at a local coffee shop or a beautiful day on the lake is now an opportunity to enhance your Instagram feed and show

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Finding Lucille Ball in Chautauqua County, NY

By Mark Stevens As the city of Jamestown prepares for the Grand Opening of the National Comedy Center during the Lucille Ball Comedy Festival on August 1-5, 2018,   a tour of where to find the best tributes to the legendary star seem

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Hidden Gems for Holiday Shopping in Chautauqua County, NY

By Michele Meleen Holiday shopping can sometimes feel more like a chore than an experience in giving. But, thanks to the slow, rural pace of western New York and some smart local business owners, this holiday shopping season can be

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2011 Lucy Fest – 100th Birthday Celebration for Lucille Ball

If you weren’t in Jamestown, NY this past weekend, you missed out on one of the most extraordinary festivals the area has ever seen! The Lucy Fest took place from August 3-7 with various events, performers, Lucys and fun. While

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