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Salamanca Area Historical Society honors Ray Evans

Perhaps a little known fact is that Ray Evans, co-lyricist of the Christmas Classic was a native of Salamanca, NY.  Salamanca knows it however, and honors him each year with the Silver Bells Festival.  Now there's one more way he is forever remembered in the town in which he was born and raised in.

Seneca-Iroquios National Museum Award Winning Exhibit

"Crossing the Bridge One More Time" and the staff who worked to produce this exhibit have been honored at a ceremony held December 11th of this year. 

Salamanca Rail Museum

The new 2014 Salamanca Rail Museum Calendar is now available!

Some Basic Hunter Safety Tips

Start the hunting season off smart and safe with these tips for firearm and tree stand safety from the DEC!!

Falloween Fun List Day #29

Listen to some scary music for Falloween Fun idea of the day!  Here are my favorites starting with The Ramones - Pet Sematary.
http://youtu.be/lHvF_ANqAic

 

Falloween Fun List Day #28

For #Falloween Fun List today - stop over to the Seneca-Iroquois National Museum in Salamanca tonight at 6pm for the first annual RUPPET show. Hear them tell scary stories and perhaps see a couple of spooks lurking in the corners! Admission is free and there will be 4 - 20 minute shows offered!

Falloween Fun List Day #27

Head over to Little Valley for Halloween fun despite the weather! Test your carving talents at the pumpkin contest, watch the pumpkin derby or take the little spooks to the INDOOR trick or treat trail. Or if you want to brave the rain it's the last day for the Leon corn Maze!

Falloween Fun List Day #26

Today head over to the Gowanda Harley-Davidson for smashing pumpkins!!! No not the band but just as good! Bring your own pumpkin to bring to the top of a 40 foot ladder, then drop to watch it smash into smithereens. Find deals so good it's scary or enter in the costume contest!

Falloween Fun List Day #25

Tonight go out to Gowanda Hollywood Theater for an experience simply to die for! Take a terrifying tour through the old theater and discover what haunts can still be found hiding between the aisles.

Falloween Fun List Day #24

For Falloween Fun List Day #24, just in time for the weekend, make a frighteningly good mocktail to serve to family and friends. Here are two of my favorites!

Candy Corn Drink

Travel Guide

Enchanted Mountains of Cattaraugus County Travel Guide for 2017It's a full 56-page comprehensive guide, highlighting the activities and attractions in our County and it's FREE!!

View the visitor's guide online

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be snail mailed to you for FREE!

NYAGT Geocaching Trails

Building made of Extinct Wood

The cabin at Pfeiffer Nature Center is made entirely of American Chestnut, which is now extinct.

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