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MooCheesy Food Truck Set to Open Soon


By Rich Place A new eatery will soon be making its way to the Springville area, but this one has four wheels and will come and go as it pleases. Local resident Robyn Tyler is ready to open MooCheesy, a food truck dedicated to making gourmet burgers and grilled cheese sandwiches, and will be making appearances in the village soon. ... Read More »

Village Board Looks at New Procedure to Approve Public Art

By Rich Place The Springville Village Board last week discussed a new procedure for bringing art displays into public areas to avoid recent scenarios this summer that forced trustees to approve such projects themselves. Springville Mayor Bill Krebs said during the village’s meeting on Sept. 10 that he wants individuals with a more artistic background — as well as other ... Read More »

Hall of Fame Inductee Mark Vasiliauskas


By Rich Place For Mark Vasiliauskas, summer evenings on the courts at Springville Youth Incorporated were about more than just basketball. From playing there sometimes six nights a week — up until darkness served as the final buzzer for games and at times shoveling snow was the warm up routine — Vasiliauskas and many friends spent countless hours there. “When ... Read More »

Hall of Fame Inductee Ann McMahon-Johnston


By Rich Place It may be entirely different than running up and down a basketball court or running around a track, but the job that Ann McMahon Johnston has found success in today has roots in her athletic career at Springville-Griffith Institute. McMahon Johnston, one of the three inductees into this year’s Pop Warner Hall of Fame class, is a ... Read More »

Music and Art Highlights Colden Festival on Sept. 29 & 30

By Rich Place One of the region’s oldest art festivals will return again next weekend to celebrate the arts and music in a small-town atmosphere. The Colden Festival is scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 29 and Sunday, Sept. 30 throughout downtown Colden. The Belle Starr Concert, one of the marquee attractions of the weekend, takes place Saturday evening at Whelan’s Colden ... Read More »

Weakfall’s 4 TDs Power Olean Past Springville


By Rich Place The Springville Griffins’ two touchdowns in the second quarter and an offensive output of 289 yards — including 185 through the air — weren’t enough to defeat the Olean Huskies last week behind a four-touchdown performance by their senior running back. Alex Weakfall sprinted for touchdowns of 58, 53 and 63 yards in the first quarter alone ... Read More »

Concord Comprehensive Plan Draft Goes Back to Committee

By Rich Place The Concord Comprehensive Plan, a document more than a year in the making, will have to wait at least until next month to be approved following a public hearing last week. The Concord Town Board hosted the public hearing Sept. 13 prior to its regular meeting and heard from three members of the public about the latest ... Read More »

Griffins Strike Quick But Lose In Final Quarter


By Rich Place Things couldn’t have gone any worse for Medina in the opening moments of their game last Friday against Springville. But then again, nothing could have been better than how it ended for them. After fumbling away their first two possessions, the Mustangs scored a go-ahead touchdown late in the fourth quarter and an interception halted any opportunity for ... Read More »

Village Board Discusses Food Truck Regulations

By Rich Place The Springville Village Board on Monday spent the first hour of its meeting discussing potential food truck regulations, most notably where the vehicles can park and the fees to operate such a business. The village board reviewed recommendations from the Village Planning Board that added a section to village code specifically for mobile food vendors. The board agreed ... Read More »

Local Resident Celebrates 102nd Birthday


By Rich Place Although reaching 100 years old is an accomplishment for anyone, lifelong Springville area resident Marion Ahles continues to remain active as she celebrated her 102nd birthday this week. This past summer she attended the Erie, Cattaraugus and Wyoming County Fairs, headed down to Fiddler’s Green Park for the Concerts in the Park and remains an active member of ... Read More »

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