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St. Bonaventure Hosts Special Olympics Unified Basketball

May 5, 2022

ST. BONAVENTURE, NY — For the first time since 2019, St. Bonaventure University hosted the Special Olympics Unified Basketball competition. 

“It’s nice that we’re able to do this for the students and for our students to get the training and on-hands experience,” Paula Scraba, an associate professor of physical education and St. Bonaventure's liaison for ...

Memorial Torch Run Ends at Bona's for Unified Basketball

OLEAN, NY — The Trooper Ross M. Riley Memorial Torch Run Leg of the 2022 Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics New York will begin Wednesday at 8:45 a.m. from Lincoln Park and continue along West State Street to the St. Bonaventure University campus.

The end of the run will be followed by opening ceremonies for the Special Olympics Unified Basketball competition ...

Olean Police Appeal for Help With Incident at Country Fair

OLEAN, NY — Police are seeking the public’s assistance in locating a person involved in an incident at Country Fair on 12th Street.

According to a post on the Olean Police Department Facebook page, the incident occurred at about 1:30 a.m. Wednesday.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts should call the Olean Police Department at 716-376-5677.



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Where I Stand as a Journalist

ST. BONAVENTURE, NY — Journalism empowers investigation. 

As my senior year approaches, my mind reflects on everything I’ve absorbed in the field of journalism and as a student at the Jandoli School of Communication so far. 

Many of my professors challenged my fellow classmates and me to be concise with our words on and off the paper. I failed at this many times and ...

After a Tumultuous Season, Bonnies Head to D.C. for A-10s

WASHINGTON — St. Bonaventure University Bonnies' head coach Mark Schmidt tried to warn us.

After the Bonnies were honored as the Atlantic-10 Conference’s preseason top team, selected as the No. 23 ranked team in the preseason Associated Press Top 25 poll and received a slew of individual preseason awards, Schmidt attempted to warn fans, media and his players alike that the ...

National Nurses’ Week and Month Are Rooted in Strength

May 7, 2022

Each May is National Nurses’ Month, a month-long celebration and commemoration of the work our nurses do to keep us healthy. National Nurses’ Week began on Friday and ends on Thursday, Florence Nightingale’s birthday. Nightingale is said to be the mother of modern nursing; her work during the Crimean War led to significant innovations in hygiene and other ...

Upcoming Events

Wed, May 18, 6:30 PM

Olean High School, Olean

Olean City School District Board of Education ...

Education Government

Sat, May 21, 8:00 AM

Lincoln Park Pavilion, Olean

Olean Area Farmers Market

Business & Finance Food & Drink Home & Garden

Wed, May 25, 7:00 PM

Olean Public Library, Olean

History of Sourdough Bread

Education Food & Drink

Milliman Grant Provides CT Simulator at Radiation Center

May 11, 2022

OLEAN, NY — For many, a cancer diagnosis is not only the beginning of a long, difficult treatment plan, but also the beginning of a long travel schedule to seek that treatment.

The purchase of a new Computed Tomography (CT) Simulator at the Mildred Milliman Radiation Medicine Center, supported by a grant from the Mildred Milliman Fund at the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation, is ...

Olean Area Farmers Market Opens for 2022 Season May 7

The Olean Area Farmers Market will be open for the 2022 season on Saturday from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Lincoln Park Pavilion, along South Street. The park is located at East State Street, between South Union and South Barry streets.

The market will be full of returning vendors, beginning with 11 vendors on opening day and increasing to more than 20 at the season’s ...

JCC Participates in Women’s Empowerment Draft in March

During March, SUNY Jamestown Community College is participating in the Women’s Empowerment Draft, hosted by Art Force 5. The program uses a pro-sports theme to build enthusiasm for historic female icons.

JCC is among 21 SUNY colleges, two CUNY colleges, and three private colleges partnering with 31 primary and secondary schools throughout New York State to create a mosaic that ...