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July 16, 2015 By Marybelle Beigh Westfield Historian With all the drought along the entire west coast of this country and up into Canada, there have been a plethora of wildfires and forest fires sending smoke and... more »»

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July 9, 2015 While browsing the web the other day, I came across a web site for that amazing product found in every home, duct tape. more »»


July 9, 2015 By Marybelle Beigh Westfield Historian The Westfield Firemen’s Annual Ox-Roast in July has a long tradition at Ottaway Park! But do you know when it started? Ox Roasts have been a staple for summer... more »»


July 2, 2015 By Marybelle Beigh Westfield Historian You’d think this would be a “no-brainer” to research and write - right? WRONG!!! So after several nearly-fruitless attempts to locate historic celebrations of... more »»

The day my ship came in

July 2, 2015 I picked up the mail that morning and scanned it quickly to see if there was anything of interest. more »»

Edgewater announces upcoming open house

July 2, 2015 The Edgewater Experience…Blue water, painted sunsets, a waterfall and acres of hills, vineyards and streams ... you’ve arrived at Edgewater Condominium. more »»

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June 25, 2015 Rushing into adulthood During the recent coverage of graduations across the country, one memorable ceremony caught my attention. more »»

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June 18, 2015 In recent years, research studies have resulted in new cancer medications, progress in mapping the human genome and improvements in water purification techniques. more »»

Chautauqua Preview 2015 to appear on Access Channel 5

June 18, 2015 Chautauqua Preview 2015 will air on Access Channel 5 at 3:00 and 9:00 PM each day beginning June 20 with the last airing on June 26. The program was produced by PBS affiliate WNED in Buffalo. more »»


June 18, 2015 Did you ever hear of the Silver Dew Bottling Works? By Marybelle Beigh Westfield Historian Time out for a break in the ongoing search for the history of 44 East Main Street! Hours were spent... more »»

A railway vacation to remember

June 11, 2015 Last week, son Tim and I visited our long-time friends, Sally and Dick. While the couple provided the coffee, Tim and I supplied the donuts, the ideal combination for a morning of catching up. more »»

So What Happened at 44 East Main Street?

June 11, 2015 By Marybelle Beigh Westfield Historian Trying to track down names of local businesses and proprietors, as well as when and where they were located is a lot harder than one might suspect. more »»

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June 4, 2015 Among the many important tools in a writer’s toolbox, none is more vital than curiosity. more »»


June 4, 2015 By Marybelle Beigh Westfield Historian One of the late (and former historian) Billie Dibble’s early Dibble’s Dabbles, from August 11, 1983, “Tew’s second hand store” popped into mind as I commented... more »»

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May 29, 2015 I have a great respect for the folks who predict and report our weather. The National Weather Service and the local forecasters work together to keep us posted on what’s coming our way. more »»


May 29, 2015 By Marybelle Beigh Westfield Historian Many of you readers may recall that between 2009 and early 2012, your Westfield Historian started and ran Parkview Ice Cream Parlor at 3 East Main Street in th... more »»

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May 21, 2015 Remember those stress-free days when we were six or seven? We would sprawl out on the living room floor or curl up on our bed with a fresh coloring book and a box of sharpened Crayola crayon. more »»

Big trash collection and large metal pickup scheduled for Brocton

May 21, 2015 By Ann Belcher BROCTON — A rough winter and optimal spring weather conditions have made for a busy start to brush clean up in the village of Brocton. more »»

Busy students overwhelm Westfield/Mayville Rotarians every month

May 21, 2015 It’s not unusual after four high school Scholars of the Month have been introduced to hear Westfield/Mayville Rotarians say to each other, “When do they have time to sleep?” That’s because each –... more »»

Ripley may qualify for “Backpack” program

May 21, 2015 By David Prenatt editorial@westfieldrepublican. more »»



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