Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | Home RSS
Westfield Republican committee seeks candidates

May 21, 2015 The Westfield Republican Committee is seeking candidates for Town Justice. This is a 4-year position which will come up for election on November 3, 2015. more »»


May 21, 2015 By Marybelle Beigh Westfield Historian A couple weeks ago, a haunting photo of an abandoned drive-in theater screen and deteriorating lot showed up on Facebook, posted by Brian Sherman, with the... more »»

DAR holds meeting for month of May

May 21, 2015 The McClurg Mansion is Westfield, NY was the location of the May meeting of the Benjamin Prescott Chapter of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution. more »»

Hoppy to be here— Cornell to host Lake Erie Hops conference

May 21, 2015 By Tim Weigle Cornell Cooperative Extension Chautauqua County’s Lake Erie Regional Grape Program is excited to announce that the farm brewery legislation recently passed in New York State, this has... more »»

Community Events

May 21, 2015 To get your group’s event listed in Community Events, send an email to editorial@ or visit our Virtual Newsroom at The deadline is 5 p.m. more »»

Address signs available to Brocton and Portland residents

May 21, 2015 By Ann Belcher editorial@westfieldrepublican. more »»

I-86 Rest area manager and volunteers honored

May 21, 2015 The Chautauqua County Visitors Bureau commemorated the 10th Anniversary of the opening of the I-86 Rest Area Visitor and Information Center with a luncheon for volunteers at the Athenaeum Hotel at... more »»

Ripley eliminates Highway Supervisor as elected position

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

Moseyin’ Along

May 14, 2015 Through the years, I’ve come to realize that I’m hopelessly out of step with the latest in fashion. more »»


May 14, 2015 By Marybelle Beigh Westfield Historian The Spencer Block was built in 1872 by Dr. John Spencer. The Spencer home built in 1853 became Westfield Memorial Hospital in 1942. more »»

Moseyin’ Along

May 8, 2015 There was a table of teens sitting near us at our local McDonalds. It was obvious they had just come from the latest super hero movie. more »»


May 1, 2015 By Marybelle Beigh Westfield Historian It is always exciting and sometimes amazing to me what one little detail in a historic photo can uncover! From the Westfield Historian Facebook page photo of... more »»

Moseyin’ Along

May 1, 2015 Take a trip with me back to those long-ago days when we were kids. Remember how we thought we could make any claim we wanted, so long as we kept our fingers crossed behind our backs. more »»

Moseyin’ Along

April 23, 2015 This morning, as I read the paper, I came across an article that stopped my coffee cup in mid-sip. It was one of those “now I’ve seen everything” moments. more »»


April 23, 2015 By Marybelle Beigh Westfield Historian The Era of the Three Grand Theatres - 1916 to 1992 As described in Part II, the 1912 Sanborn map, two street-scene postcards, and finally the 1912 Diner photo... more »»


April 16, 2015 By Marybelle Beigh Westfield Historian A later BeeLines will tell the story of the disastrous 1884 fire that destroyed the famous Westfield House hotel and stables on the NW corner of Main and... more »»

April is holy humor month

April 9, 2015 For some reason, we don’t often think of God laughing out loud. But I’ve been aware for a long time that He has a great sense of humor. more »»


April 9, 2015 editorial@westfieldrepublican. more »»

Moseyin’ Along

April 2, 2015 If you’ve been Moseyin’ Along with me for a while, you know my favorite word is Serendipity. Writer Horace Walpole coined the word in 1754 in his fairy tale, The Princes of Serendip. more »»


April 2, 2015 By Marybelle Beigh Westfield Historian Brief articles in the 1907 Westfield Republican piqued the interest of locals with such comments as, “The New ‘Jones Hotel’ Property; The time limit for H.L. more »»



I am looking for:
News, Blogs & Events Web