Monthly Archives: May 2011

The Farmer's Market in Moore Park will start again this Saturday, running from 9:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. This year the Market will have special events and demonstrations taking place each market day.  Check the Community Calendar for weekly listings and updates. This week features the first in a series of demonstrations performed by local master gardeners. Sharon Reed, master gardener of Cornell Co...
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Summer in Westfield means great sunsets over Lake Erie and Barcelona Harbor.  Westfield resident Kurt Moore shares some great sunset images in a new photo album. And check out his website for more great photographs of the harbor and other Westfield scenes. ...
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Thanks to a number of great entries in the poster contest, the WDC is pleased to announce that two new posters will be available this summer. The first,  of the Main Street Clock, designed by Erica Grohol, continues our Westfield Icon series. Look for upcoming opportunities to have Erica sign your copy at the Farmer's Market. The second uses a great photograph by Bill Karrow of Glen Mills Fall...
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If you're planning to spend time in Westfield this summer, check out our great bed and breakfasts or Vacation Rentals by Owner for some great lodging. ...
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The Chautauqua-Lake Erie Art Trail will host its annual Open Studio Tour on May 28 & 29. This is your opportunity to visit the studios of 25 different artists, from Sherman to Silver Creek. More information is available at the Art Trail's website, including the 2011 brochure. ...
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The Westfield Farmers Market officially opens its fifth season on Saturday, May 28, 2011 from 9:00 am until 2:00 pm. The market will be open each Saturday in Moore Park through Sept  24. Returning to the market this year are some of our favorite local farms. An      assortment of local artisans will also be returning to showcase their original creations. Visitors will see offerings of fres...
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Today's Buffalo News has an article discussing Abraham Lincoln's imprint on Western New York, including a lengthy section on Westfield and Grace Bedell that features John Wolfe of the Chautauqua County Historical Society. Be sure to watch the accompanying video. ...
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Erica Grohol, of Westfield, with a multi-media work entitled, "Timeless". Look for the final version to go on sale in June. Congratulations to Erica and thanks to all the other artists who participated. ...
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Thank you to all those who participated in the 2011 Westfield poster contest. A total of 17 artists submitted entries, across a broad range of ages, skills, and ideas. The jury met last night and a winner has been selected. Expect to hear more about that soon. We had originally planned a small preview event but due to the large response,  and the quality of the submissions, we would like to ...
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The Cross Roads Farm and Craft Market in Westfield is open again for its thirteenth season. The market hosts over 30 unique shops featuring woodwork, wine, cheeses, candles and more. Cross Roads has become known as a ‘mall-ternative’ to many of their regular customers and provides a breath of fresh air from the clustered, commercial malls and shopping centers people are accustomed to. Lear...
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