Sex Offenders in Jamestown, New York

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Jamestown is a city in southwestern Chautauqua County, New York in the United States. The population was 31,146 at the 2010 census. Situated between Lake Erie to the northwest and the Allegheny National Forest to the south, Jamestown is the largest population center in the county. Nearby Chautauqua Lake is a fresh water resource enjoyed by fishermen, boaters and naturalists alike. Internationally renowned Chautauqua Institution is approximately 17 miles away offering world class music, theater, educational classes and lectures for 8 weeks during the summer.

Notable people from the Jamestown area include comedienne Lucille Ball; Supreme Court Justice Robert H. Jackson; naturalist Roger Tory Peterson; and Alternative Rock band 10,000 Maniacs. Innovative products developed in Jamestown include the Crescent Wrench and Automatic voting machines.

Jamestown was once called the "Furniture Capital of the World" where people visited from all over the country to attend furniture expositions at the Furniture Mart, a building that still stands in the city and currently houses offices for a variety of companies.

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