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2020 School Year Should Reflect Responsibility, Not 'Bottoms Up' Mentality as COVID-19 Cases Spike Among Young Adults

Tracy Schrems, assistant professor of adolescence education at St. Bonaventure University, made a great point. 

“If the pandemic has taught me anything, it’s that people don’t like to follow the rules,” she told TAPinto Greater Olean in an email. 

She’s right. As colleges and universities prepare to resume in-person instruction this fall, that thought ...

A Difficult End to Senior Year Does Not Compare to the Memories Made

When the unexpected happens, we sometimes do not know how to react. We immediately think of the effect the present will have on the future. 

When news on the coronavirus started to get serious back in March, I found myself thinking this way as I knew a lot of uncertainty lay ahead. 
 
Your senior year of college is a special time, one where you are supposed to be soaking in ...

Coronavirus and Life Without Sports: How It Boosts Fandom

The outbreak of COVID-19 has brought almost all sports to a halt. This was certainly the right decision because the health of our citizens should be put first. This unusual time has left me and many other sports fans with a feeling of emptiness, trying to take in everything that is going on.

Multiple professional athletes have tested positive for COVID-19. More than a dozen NBA players, ...

Four Area Graduates Receive Health Care Scholarships

July 2, 2020

Four recent area graduates received scholarships for students pursuing health care field-related degrees from funds managed by the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation.

Emma Fiske and Molly McClelland received the Kothari Family Fund Health Care Scholarship.

The Kothari Fund Health Care Scholarship, $800 each this year, is given to graduating seniors, one from Allegany-Limestone Central ...

Eight Area Students Receive Scholarships from Big 30 Athletic Fund

Eight area graduating seniors recently received scholarships from the Big 30 Athletic Fund at Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation. 

The Big 30 Athletic Fund established a scholarship fund at the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation in late 2019 to continue the organization’s effort to provide scholarships to deserving student athletes in the Big 30 region of Allegany and ...

IRS Unclaimed Refunds of $1.5 Billion Waiting for Tax Year 2016; Taxpayers Face July 15 Deadline

WASHINGTON – Unclaimed income tax refunds worth more than $1.5 billion await an estimated 1.4 million individual taxpayers who did not file a 2016 federal income tax return, according to the Internal Revenue Service.

“The IRS wants to help taxpayers who are owed refunds but haven’t filed their 2016 tax returns yet,” said IRS Commissioner Chuck Rettig. “Time is ...

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