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Food & Drink

September 26, 2022

OLEAN, NY — The Olean Elks Club will offer patrons tacos or taco salads with a choice of hot, medium or mild sauce on Wednesday. Lettuce, tomato, onions, and sour cream will be included.  The cost of each meal will be $12. The deadline to order is Tuesday at 7 p.m. Patrons should call ...

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CUBA, NY — Drivers en route to the annual Cuba Garlic Festival could see markers along the sidewalk indicating how many minutes away they were from arrival. The markers started at five, and the increments got smaller as people neared the event. The two-day festival attracted large crowds of ...

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CUBA, NY – Michele Conklin says she has done her research and that September is the start of the harvest season and its third weekend is an ideal time for the annual Cuba Garlic Festival at Empire City Farms, 102 South St. It takes 10 months of preparation to set the festival in motion, Conklin, ...

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OLEAN, NY — The Olean Elks Club will offer patrons "Peggy's Pirate Plate," a beer bratwurst on a hoagie roll with sauerkraut or onions and peppers, on Wednesday. The side dish will be German potato salad.  The cost of each meal will be $10. The deadline to order is Tuesday at 7 p.m.

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OLEAN, NY — A warm scent of community mingled with the smell of books, wines and sweet and savory foods during the Friends of the Olean Public Library’s annual Read Between the Wines event Friday. Wine, food and gift baskets, all donated by members of the community, provided the excuse for the ...

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OLEAN, NY — The Olean Elks Club will offer patrons chicken and biscuits with mashed potatoes on Wednesday. The side dish will be a salad with a choice of ranch or Italian dressing.  The cost of each meal will be $12. The deadline to order is Tuesday at 7 p.m. Patrons should call 716-372-4191 ...

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Approximately 93 cases of St. James Smokehouse brand Scotch Reserve Scottish Smoked Salmon have been recalled because of potential contamination with listeria monocytogenes. The product was sold and distributed by St. James via distributors between February and June 2022 in New York, New Jersey, ...

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OLEAN, NY — The Olean Elks Club will offer patrons Sloppy Joes (closed or open-faced) on Wednesday. The side dish will be macaroni and cheese. Dessert will be included. The cost of each meal will be $10. The deadline to order is Tuesday at 7 p.m. Patrons should call 716-372-4191 and ...

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OLEAN, NY — The Olean Elks Club will offer patrons chicken barbeque dinners for takeout Wednesday between 3 and 6 p.m.. The chicken dinners also will include corn on the cob, salt potatoes and a roll and butter. Meals are $14. The deadline to order is Tuesday at 7 p.m. Patrons should call ...

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OLEAN, NY — Tickets are on sale for “Read Between the Wines,” a wine-tasting event planned for Sept. 9, 7 to 9:30 p.m., at the Olean Public Library, 134 N. Second St. The Friends of the Olean Library Inc. sponsor the annual event, and proceeds benefit Friends’ efforts to support library ...

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OLEAN, NY — The Olean Elks Club will offer patrons chicken tender wraps and french fries for takeout Wednesday, 3-6 p.m.  Patrons can choose to have their tacos with or without cheese; mild, medium or hot seasoning; ranch, Southwest sauce or mayonnaise; lettuce, tomato and onion. Meals are ...

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OLEAN, NY — Wednesday's takeout dinner at the Olean Elks Lodge will be stuffed pork chops with mashed potatoes and applesauce. The cost will be $12. Dinners must be ordered by 7 p.m. Tuesday by calling 716-372-4191.          

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OLEAN, NY — Wednesday's takeout options at the Olean Elks Lodge are meatball subs and Italian sausage sandwiches with marinara sauce and cheese. The sausage sandwiches also are available with onions and peppers. The cost for each sandwich is $12. Sandwiches must be ordered by 7 p.m. Tuesday by ...

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OLEAN, NY — The Olean Elks Club will offer patrons a choice of two Texas hots or two hot dogs with sauerkraut for takeout Wednesday, 3-6 p.m. Macaroni salad will be the side dish. Meals are $10, and the deadline to order is Tuesday at 7 p.m. Persons should call 716-372-4191 and give pickup ...

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OLEAN, NY — Friday is the deadline to nominate individuals in Allegany, Cattaraugus, and Chautauqua counties for the Tri-County Arts Council’s Arts and Cultural Awards. Nominations should be sent to TCAC Executive Director Paula Bernstein at paula@tricountyartscouncil.org.  Persons making ...

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OLEAN, NY — Orders for Wednesday's pulled pork sandwich meals offered by the Olean Elks need to be placed by 7 p.m. Tuesday by calling 716-372-4191. The meals cost $12 and include coleslaw and baked beans. Customers should pick up their orders between 3 and 6 p.m. at the kitchen door by the ...

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OLEAN, NY — Orders for the cold subs offered by the Olean Elks on Wednesday need to be placed by 7 p.m. Tuesday by calling 716-372-4191. Choices are ham, tuna, turkey and salami. Subs include lettuce, mayo, oil, tomatoes, provolone cheese, banana peppers and onions. Each sub is $10. Customers ...

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OLEAN, NY — Orders for Wednesday's stuffed peppers meal offered by the Olean Elks need to be placed by 7 p.m. Tuesday by calling 716-372-4191. Meals cost $12 and include salad with choice of Italian or ranch dressing and a roll with butter. Customers should pick up their orders between 3 and ...

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OLEAN, NY — Friday's StrOlean, scheduled for 2 to 8 p.m. by the Greater Olean Area Chamber of Commerce, will include an option not offered in previous years: a Public Paint Day. Anyone interested can pick up a paintbrush and participate in the painting of the Heart of Olean Mural in front ...

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ALLEGANY, NY — The COVID-19 pandemic hurt many businesses and forced several others to close. None were hit harder than small businesses and locally-owned restaurants and bars. Not only were people scared to go out to eat, but New York State also put capacity restrictions in place and forced them ...

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OLEAN, NY — Author and professor Eric Pallant will draw on science and culinary geography, while sharing recipes and sourdough starters, when he lectures about the 6,000-year history of sourdough bread at the Olean Public Library on Wednesday at 7 p.m.  Copies of Pallant's new book, "Sourdough ...

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OLEAN, NY— When the whole world shut down, Tam Basilio thought hers would too. Basilio and her restaurant, Spot 2 Be, suffered mightily during the peak of the coronavirus.  She had moved to the Olean area years ago and had been in business for five years before the pandemic. After years of ...

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OLEAN, NY — Orders for Wednesday's meatball or sausage subs from the Olean Elks Club are due by 7 p.m. Tuesday. Subs made with choice of meatballs or Italian sausage and topped with marinara sauce and cheese will be $10. Italian sausage with marinara sauce and cheese, peppers and onions will be ...

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OLEAN, NY — The Olean Elks Club will offer patrons tacos or taco salads for takeout Wednesday, 3-6 p.m.  Meals are $12, and the deadline to order is Tuesday at 7 p.m. Persons should call 716-372-4191 and give pickup times and their choice of mild, medium or hot sauce and indicate if they want ...

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Whole Foods Market Red Lentil Dal, which includes Pickled Curry Cauliflower, an ingredient produced by Doux South Specialties, LLC has been recalled because it has the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes Listeria monocytogenes is an organism which can cause serious and ...

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OLEAN, NY — Orders for Wednesday's baked turkey wing with rice meal offered by the Olean Elks need to be placed by 7 p.m. Tuesday by calling 716-372-4191. Each meal is $12. Customers should pick up their orders between 3 and 6 p.m. at the kitchen door by the Elks parking lot on South Second ...

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Continental Mills has recalled one lot of Great Value Buttermilk Pancake & Waffle Mix because of possible foreign material contamination, the Food and Drug Administration announced. According to the recall, fragments from a cable used to clear the processing lines were discovered in a limited ...

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Replenishing the Restaurant Revitalization Fund will help address worker shortages, restock supplies and keep restaurant doors open, Rep. Tom Reed said yesterday. "We care about our restaurant owners and those who work in the restaurant industry who are still struggling from the hardships of the ...

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OLEAN, NY — Dina Dipasquale did not know much about the Warming House, a St. Bonaventure University entity that is one of the oldest student-run soup kitchens in America.  Then the Ellicottville restaurateur, with funding from the Restaurant Resiliency Program of FeedMore Western New York, ...

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OLEAN, NY — Orders for Wednesday's stuffed peppers meal offered by the Olean Elks need to be placed by 7 p.m. Tuesday by calling 716-372-4191. Meals will include salad with choice of Italian or ranch dressing and a roll with butter. Customers should pick up their orders between 3 and 6 p.m.

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