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Jamestown High School student wins Laurel Run logo contest

June 28, 2022

Lexi Holmes of Jamestown High School was the winner of the competition to design the logo for the 2022 Laurel Memorial Run and Walk. Each year, the Laurel Run/Walk Planning Committee holds a contest among area high school students to design the event logo. The best designs are posted online, and people can vote for their favorite. Lexi’s design features a gr

Kwik Fill raising money for Laurel Memorial Run/Walk

June 28, 2022

  Area residents can show their support for people with disabilities by buying a special card at Kwik Fill. From July 1 through July 16, United Refining Company’s Kwik Fill and Red Apple Food Mart locations will be selling paper cards to raise money for the 26th annual Laurel Memorial Run and Walk. This is the 19th year that Laurel Run/Walk organizers h

Panera to hold Laurel Run/Walk fund-raiser June 29

June 22, 2022

The Panera restaurant in Lakewood will hold a fund-raiser June 29 to benefit people with disabilities through the 26th annual Laurel Memorial Run & Walk. The Panera on Mall Boulevard in Lakewood will allow patrons to have 20 percent of their check total donated to Laurel Run. This promotion is valid on dine-in orders, drive-thru, pickup, and delivery. Th

Applebee’s to raise money for Laurel Memorial Run & Walk June 29

June 22, 2022

People who eat at Applebee’s on June 29 can help raise money to support people with disabilities through the 26th annual Laurel Memorial Run & Walk. All day long, the Applebee’s restaurants in Dunkirk and Lakewood will hold “Dining to Donate” fund-raisers to benefit the Laurel Memorial Run/Walk. The restaurants will allow patrons to have 10 percent of th

ACME The Appliance Store Donates Weber Gas Grill to TRC Golf Classic

June 7, 2022

Dan and Beth Hocking, Owners of ACME The Appliance Store, recently donated a Weber Gas Grill that will be used for a drawing to support the 26th Annual TRC Golf Classic. The TRC Golf Classic is the major annual fund-raising event for Filling the Gap, Inc., a Jamestown-based non-profit organization that works with The Resource Center to support people with di

Virtual “Blingo” fund-raiser to take place in April

March 4, 2022

CAPTION: Posing with the items to be given away during the monthlong Blingo prize drawing are Victoria Bardo, left, development and event manager for Filling the Gap, and Cindy Hitchcock, FTG’s vice president of business and finance. People who enjoy the excitement of a daily prize drawing can take part in the sixth annual “Sassy Baggs & Beyond Blingo” f