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The Randolph Mammoth Returns to Cattaraugus County!

News from Museum posted on Tue, 07/12/2016 - 2:20pm
Poster for the Grand Opening of Mammoth Event

Poster for the Grand Opening of Mammoth Event at the Cattaraugus County Museum

On Saturday, May 19 1934, workers using a power scraper to dig a new pond at the State Fish Hatchery just outside of Randolph unearthed remains of what was determined to be a Colombian mammoth; the first discovery of it's kind in our region.  After a few days of public viewing on site at the fish hatchery, the skull and tusks were sent to Albany to be treated and preserved and later placed on display at the State Museum.  The Cattaraugus County Museum is excited to announce that after an absence of over 80 years, the Randolph mammoth is returning to Cattaraugus County!  The r

Printer sought for the 2016 Farm Trail Brochure

News from Tourism, Economic Development, Planning and Tourism posted on Tue, 07/12/2016 - 2:09pm

Cattaraugus County Department of Economic Development, Planning and Tourism is currently requesting proposals for the printing of the Cattaraugus County Farm Trail Brochure. 

American Heart Association CPR/AED & First Aid Training on July 30, 2016

News from Emergency Medical Services, Emergency Services posted on Mon, 07/11/2016 - 1:52pm

Are you a teacher, staff member of a day care center, coach, need CPR or First Aid training for your employment, or someone who just wants to know CPR & First aid??

Here is your chance to learn & become certified in these life saving skils!!

Summer Food Service Program

News from Social Services posted on Wed, 06/29/2016 - 2:01pm
School's Out! Power Up for Summer Fun!

School's Out! Power Up for Summer Fun! Healthy Meals are available at no cost for children and teens 18 (21 with disabilities) and younger when school is out. No application is necessary - just show up when meals are served and enjoy!

The Cattaraugus County Department of Social Services and the New York State Office of Temporary Disability Assistance would like our community to know that free summer meals are now available for children 18(21 with disabilities) and under at sites across the county.

Announces 2016 Senior Farmers Market Coupon Distribution Schedule

News from Aging posted on Tue, 06/28/2016 - 12:56pm
Senior Farmers' Market Nutrition Program

Senior Farmers' Market Nutrition Program

Cathy Mackay, director of the Cattaraugus County Department of the Aging/NY Connects, has announced that Cattaraugus County has been awarded 760 Senior Farmers Market coupon booklets, valued at $15,200. Each booklet contains five $4.00 coupons ($20.00 value), and can be used to purchase fresh fruits and vegetables at participating Farmers Markets in Cattaraugus County.

2016 September Rabies Clinics

News from Health posted on Tue, 06/28/2016 - 12:39pm
2016 September Rabies Clinic

2016 September Rabies Clinic

There will be a rabies clinic held at the Cattaraugus County Department of Public Works garage in Markhams on September 1st, Franklinville on September 6th, and Allegany on September 8th.  This rabies clinics will be open from 4:30 pm to 7:30pm.

Vendors Sought for OnoFest

News from Economic Development, Planning and Tourism posted on Tue, 06/07/2016 - 10:19am
Vendors wanted for the 9th annual OnoFest

Vendors wanted for the 9th annual OnoFest

Cattaraugus County Department of Economic Development, Planning and Tourism is in preparations for the 9th Annual OnoFest being held Saturday, July 23, 2016 at the Onoville Marina, 8 miles south of Exit 17 off I-86 on West Perimeter Road, Steamburg, NY.

OnoFest is a one day event that will start at 12:00 pm and run to 9:30 p.m. It is a family-oriented event scheduled to have arts; crafts; food; games and contests for the young and old alike; bands throughout the day with a grand finale of fireworks at dusk!

Seeking Registered Professional Nurse

News from Sheriff's Office posted on Mon, 06/06/2016 - 10:55am

The Cattaraugus County Sheriff’s Office, Jail Division is seeking candidates for the position of Registered Professional Nurse to be filled on a part time basis.

Baseball exhibit opens at Cattaraugus County Museum!

News from Museum posted on Thu, 06/02/2016 - 4:28pm
Old photo of baseball team

Old photo of baseball team

The Cattaraugus County Museum and Research Library is pleased to announce the opening of it's new exhibit: "The National Pastime: Baseball in Cattaraugus County Museum."  This centerpiece of this exhibit is the museum's Ed Tanner collection, focusing on the stellar career of the Franklinville Frankees standout.  In addition we have uniforms, photos, and memorabilia of teams from across Cattaraugus County.  If you are interested in baseball or local history, please come check it out!

Path Through History Museum Crawl

News from Economic Development, Planning and Tourism posted on Thu, 06/02/2016 - 1:58pm
Outline of border of Cattaraugus County with old time bicyclist and museum

Outline of border of Cattaraugus County with old time bicyclist and museum crawl locations

Visit the Museums of Cattaraugus County for New York State's Path Through History Weekend!  New York State encourages its residents and visitors to explore our History on June 18-19 of 2016.  June 19 is also Father's Day and what better way to spend the day with dad, exploring our Museums and learning about our unique area of the State! 

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