Houghton University opens children and adolescent literature collection and art show, plus more

Houghton University is unveiling a children’s and adolescent literature collection and a graduating seniors art show this week, with receptions, along with hosting additional public events. The first reception will be from 10AM to noon, Thursday, April 11, in the basement level of the Willard J. Houghton Library at 1 Willard Avenue, with the opening … Read more

Allegany County pancake house featured on CBS News Good Mornings

An Allegany County pancake house, only open nine weeks a year, has drawn the attention of CBS News. Cartwright’s Maple Tree Inn in the Town of Allen was featured yesterday morning in a Flippin’ for Flap Jacks segment as part of a The Dish feature of CBS Mornings. CBS’s Nancy Chen interviewed 92-year-old owner, Virginia … Read more

Cuba Library to host gardening classes

A six-session series on the benefits of gardening and how to gain knowledge to maximize the upcoming 2024 growing season will start next week at the Cuba Circulating Library. Cornell Cooperative Extension of Allegany County Master Gardeners David Chamberlain and Cristian Acosta will present the free classes from 1:30PM to 2:30PM Tuesdays, starting April 9, … Read more

Free Easter dinner is Wednesday at Wellspring Ministries of Belfast

Wellspring Ministries of Belfast will host its annual Easter dinner at 11:30 AM, Wednesday, March 27, and then will be closed until the following Wednesday, April 3. The Christian ministry provides free meals for the community at 11:30AM, and used clothing and household goods from 10AM to 1:15 PM on Wednesdays and Fridays at its … Read more

Online registration opens tomorrow for free pop-up food pantry distribution this week at Scio

Online registration for this week’s free Scio Pop-up Food Pantry (PUP) orders starts tomorrow morning. The activity, for a distribution this Wednesday, March 6, at Genesis Bible Church, 4193 State Route 19 South, Belmont (Scio), starts at 7AM at https://bit.ly/4b01jYj. Online registrations occur on the Monday prior to the first and third Wednesdays distributions, with … Read more

Registration Monday for this week’s pop-up free food pantry

Online registration for this week’s free Andover Pop-up Food Pantry (PUP) orders starts tomorrow morning. The activity, for a distribution this Wednesday, February 21, at Andover Central School, 31 Elm Street, starts at 7AM at https://bit.ly/4b01jYj. Online registrations occur on the Monday prior to the first and third Wednesdays distributions, with a schedule difference in … Read more

Children and teens eligible for free lunch and activities this week in Wellsville

Area children and youth 18-and-under are able to obtain a free lunch from Tuesday through Friday this week at the David A. Howe Public Library in Wellsville. The opportunity, from February 20 to 23 at the library facility at 155 North Main Street, is being provided by the Wellsville Salvation Army to coincide with this … Read more

Free monthly community meal Saturday in Wellsville

A free community meal, hosted monthly at the David A. Howe Public Library at Wellsville, will start at noon Saturday. The menu, provided by ACCORD Corporation of Belmont, will feature sloppy joes, special corn salad, cookies and ice cream. Further information about the February 17 event, held at the library’s 155 North Main Street facility, … Read more