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Greater Olean

Upcoming Events

Mon, December 11, 2:30 PM

Olean Public Library, Olean

Craft Class: Make a Christmas Ornament

Home & Garden

Mon, December 11, 7:00 PM

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Friends Meeting

Giving Back

Tue, December 12, 6:00 PM

Olean Public Library, Olean

(Super) Hero Film Series: Selma

Arts & Entertainment Education

That Time I Started My Journalism Career on Columbus Day

For many people, Columbus Day is a time for parades and a celebration of Italian heritage. Others contend that it is wrong to honor Christopher Columbus as a hero.

For me, Columbus Day is significant for another reason. It was on Columbus Day in 1975 that I spent my first day in a newsroom as a working journalist as a reporter for a suburban weekly named The Montclair Times.

It also was a ...

Gators Advance to Fourth Straight Section 6 Title

On The Gridiron:

Olean was the only local team to win its playoff game, beating Burgard-Math Science Tech 36-24. The Huskies jumped out to an early 29-0 lead in the first half. Senior quarterback Luke Chapman went 9-for-14, throwing for 112 yards with a pair of touchdowns. Olean managed to hold off a fierce Bulldog comeback for the victory. The Huskies will play Medina in the Funke Bowl ...

Former TAP Reporter to Deliver Student Address at SBU December Recognition Ceremony

December 11, 2017

ST. BONAVENTURE, NY -- Taylor M. Walker, a journalism and mass communication major from West Seneca will deliver the student address at St. Bonaventure University’s 2017 December Recognition Ceremony, to be held at 6 p.m. Saturday in the University Chapel on campus.

The annual event recognizes undergraduate and graduate students who complete degree requirements in the fall ...