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Volume 06 ~ Issue 40

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Section B

LifeStyles & Leisure

Architectural Digest of Ellicottville Story and Photos by John Thomas Staff Writer Out on Toad Hollow Road is a secluded house that offers the ultimate in privacy, so private in fact that I had trouble finding it. An unmarked gravel driveway was the only break in the forest, and as I turned up it, not knowing what to expect, I found the driveway to end in the parking area for the house; and a splendid house it is. It backs up to the forest I had just come through and in front the view is scenic flat land.

This is a three bedroom three bath home on three plus acres; that despite its log cabin-style exterior is a thoroughly modern home. The hardwood floors in the great room are stained a beautiful dark color; almost like mahogany. The soaring wall of windows rises up to meet the cathedral ceiling and peaked roof. Also, here on the main floor is the kitchen, two large bedrooms and a full bath. The bedrooms are large enough to house a pair of bunk beds each, so there’s room for a passel of kids. On the third floor landing is a balcony area spaciousness

Secluded Serenity

enough for a home office or work out equipment room. The master suite is just off the balcony. Down in the basement, there is a finished room ready to be customized, another bedroom, and tiled area ready for the hot tub. This newer built home offers equal parts seclusion and serenity, and yet is less than ten minutes away from downtown Ellicottville’s shops, restaurants, golf and skiing. For more information contact Tina Dillon, GRI Licensed Sale Associate, at ERA Team VP Real Estate at 716-474-5646.

Pictured, Right: The log cabin finish contrasts with the modern high vaulted roofline. Its private setting offers real peace and quiet. Pictured, Below: Left to Right: The huge bank of windows rises up to the vaulted ceiling. The windows take in the view of the farmland outside. The modern kitchen offers stainless steel appliances, a granite working counter with sink, and breakfast bar. The deck wraps around the front of the house. It looks out over farmland, a picturesque farm and the distant mountains, lush with fall color.

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Leaves are turning to Gold, our properties are turning to sold! Cathleen Pritchard

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October 6-12, 2011 ~ The Villager ~ Page B-3

Day Trippin’: Pumpkinville Hillside This Family Attraction Awaits You

By Megan O’Donnell St. Bonaventure University

Take a step back in time to the days of homemade apple cider, freshly baked pies and homegrown pumpkins brought right to you in Great Valley, NY. Pumpkinville, open since the late 1960’s, has been bringing clean, family fun to people all over western New York and beyond. “I think we give them (people) a chance to come to the country and just be able to relax … and unwind a little bit and see how things grow,” owner Dan Pawlowski said. Pumpkinville not only provides people a place to come and pick out a pumpkin, but a place where families can spend time outdoors in activities especially suited for the fall. Kids of all ages, including adults, can enjoy hayrides, cow trains, corn mazes, corn canon, a duck derby, a petting zoo and much more! For those who love fall foods will love what Pumpkinville offers up. People can enjoy freshly made apple cider, pumpkin and apple pies and all the different foods offered to people at the BBQ shack and four-year-old bakery. However, what Pumpkinville may be most famous for is its pumpkin donuts. “We’ve had to double our capacity this year,” Pawlowski said. “Last year we had a hard time keeping up.” This year, the Pawlowski’s have added more homemade items to their delectable menu. Now people can enjoy homemade caramel on top of their apples

Those who love fall foods will love what Pumpkinville offers up. People can enjoy freshly made apple cider, pumpkin and apple pies and all the different foods offered at the BBQ shack and three-year-old bakery. Brand new attractions for 2011 are Hayrides, Gem Mining and a Corn Maze Challenge. Stop in to learn all about it!

and many different flavors of homemade ice cream. “We’ve always served ice cream, but we always served pumpkin and vanilla, and we’re going to add a number of flavors (this year),” Pawlowski said. “And we’re actually going to make homemade ice cream right here.” Pumpkinville transports people back to an age where things were always fresh, always friendly and always for the family. The Pawlowski’s 1875 cider mill and farm gives people a glimpse to what used to be. “You can see it (cider) made on one end and get it on the other end,” Pawlowski said. “You can walk right out here in the field to see how they are growing right on the vine… get people close to

the earth, see the farm animals.” Adding to the rustic feel, the Pawlowski’s also sell different types of crafts, especially those related to harvest and fall season, at the Boo-tique. “We’re really more about the farm and family entertainment,” Pawlowski said. “We’re more in the business of fall harvest and not Halloween, but we do have a little spooky house.” Pumpkinville has no admission, but rides and other activities are $3.50 per ticket or three for $10. Pumpkinville opened September 17 and runs until Halloween, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. rain or shine. Dogs are even allowed to join the fun if they are well mannered and on a leash. For more information visit www.pumpkinville.com or call 716-699-2205.

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Christmas in Ellicottville: Weekend after Thanksgiving This Christmas wonderland begins on Friday, November 26th. The Village of Ellicottville, a Norman Rockwell painting in the making, will be the background for beautiful strolling choirs harmonizing all our favorite Christmas carols. The smell of hot chocolate, hot apple cider and the decorated windows in this historic 19th century village will bring back thoughts of a Christmas past. As the daylight comes to an end a spectacle unlike any other will appear as the village of Ellicottville comes to life in white Christmas lights and the three story tall Christmas tree is lit up.  Throughout the event, activities will include Christmas carolers, reindeer, photos and breakfasts with Santa, hot-chocolate,cookie decorating, horse and wagon rides as well as Fire Truck rides with Santa, and the first annual Stick Horse Parade! Formerly known as

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53 Pimlico Avenue, Salamanca $129,900

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278 West Shore, Cuba $525,000

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October 6-12, 2011 ~ The Villager ~ Page B-5

Whatever Floats Your Boat Trip in Review - The Holy Land

Welcome to Ellicottville’s Famous

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By, Felicia Livingston MCC Welcome to Fall Festival and Ellicottville! If you’re in town this weekend, you are surely celebrating something; the best and busiest weekend of the year, a long weekend getaway, and of course-- Canadian Thanksgiving! As I write this, I am very aware of another annual Fall event—Rosh Hashanah—the Jewish New Year. Not raised in the Jewish faith, my knowledge of holidays has been limited. Thanks to a recent invitation to visit the Holy Land, I will no longer let this time of year pass without reflection or remembrance of my amazing experience. After a 12 hour flight and 7 hour time difference, we arrived in the early afternoon and hit the ground running. Our guide for the week was Shrawaga—who we affectionately called Shrek— as he reminded us of the Ogre character whose determined mission (accomplished) was to lead us over every inch of Israel and learn thousands of years of history. We ended up with a very rich cultural, culinary, religious, political, and historical journey that left all us changed in some way, and much more appreciative of the trials and tragedies of this powerful state. While this part of the world can be volatile, Christians, Jews, and Muslims have lived side by side for millennia, and some initial concerns for visiting this area were put to rest. We felt very safe and welcome by everyone

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Before we even arrived at our hotel, I experienced my first camel ride after carefully avoiding the parts that bite, kick, spit, bellow, or smell bad. No charge for the ride, but $5 to dismount…a bargain for this bucket list item.

we met and encountered. Before we even arrived at our hotel, I experienced my first camel ride after carefully avoiding the parts that bite, kick, spit, bellow, or smell bad. No charge for the ride, but $5 to dismount…a bargain for this bucket list item. Each day of our week was packed with places to visit that we’ve heard about all our lives….the Western Wall (Wailing Wall), King David’s Tomb, Bethlehem, Old City of Jerusalem, Jewish, Christian, and Muslim quarters. A walk down Mt. Olive to the Garden of Gethsemane, and the path of the Stations of the Cross. Two different sites are believed to be the actual sites of the crucifixion and burial of Jesus Christ, so based on faith and scripture, you can explore both. We traveled to Nazareth, Cana, and spent a respite afternoon on a traditional fishing boat on the Sea of Galilee. As we boarded the boat, the crew raised an American flag along with the Israeli flag that brought more than goose bumps to our American group. The Dead Sea gave us an opportunity to take a welcome, cooling dip, bob around in unsinkable water, and smear the famous mud on ourselves and each other. After rinsing off the mud

and salty water, we all felt ready to make an infomercial for soft and smooth skin. A highlight for 2 of our members was a baptism in the River Jordan—a lovely, narrow, shaded river---and we waded into the river to collect water to bring home. On our last day, we visited the Holocaust Museum and Golgotha—“The Skull” and the second location believed to be the actual site of the crucifixion and burial of Jesus Christ. Based on scripture and archeological findings, this got my “vote” and was a moving way to wind down our journey. Our hosts provided bountiful, delicious, and healthy Middle Eastern food. While I definitely had my fill of hummus and pita to last through next year, the hookah pipe we indulged in after lunches (apple tobacco!) will be remembered with a smile. Definitely a trip of a lifetime to experience with an organized tour for your church group or friends and family. Absolutely arrange this with an experienced agent. For more information on this tour, cruises, land tours, and all-inclusive resorts, contact me at: Felicia Livingston, Master Cruise Counselor / www. whateverfloatsyourboat.biz / 1-800-778-7003, or flivingston@cruiseplanners. com

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Ofce: 12 Washington St., Ellicottville, NY 14731 Phone: 716.699.4800

www.ellicottvillehomes.com

RICK SPRINGFIELD - October 15th, 7PM ~ Seneca Allegany Casino Events Center


Page B-6 ~ The Villager ~ October 6-12, 2011

E’Ville Inn Occupancy

Historic Building Opens for Occupants Just in Time for Festival

When you see the lights on at “the Inn” this weekend, you’ll know that the happy owners of 5 recently sold Ellicottville Inn condominium units have closed on their purchases just in time to enjoy their new units for Fall Fest. More than two years ago Bill Soffel, Inn developer and Broker/Owner of ERA Team VP Real Estate, began the process of converting the 8-10 Washington St. property from a 23-unit Inn to a 15-unit condominium association. Now, with Fall Fest 2011 upon us, construction on the Ellicottville Inn project is complete. According to Soffel, the uniqueness of the project is reflected in the delicate balance that was achieved between maintaining the historical integrity of the building’s exterior and common areas, and providing an upgraded and modern living experience inside the actual

First Annual 6x6 Exhibition Art for Everyone! at the Cattaraugus County Arts Center

At 6 PM on Nov. 19, the Cattaraugus County Arts Council will open its doors at 100 Main Street in Allegany for its first annual 6 x 6: Art for Everyone fundraiser. The CCAC walls will be festooned with hundreds of dazzling, multicolored, multidimensional 6” x 6” works of art hung in a show-stopping grid. For only $10 at the door, attendees will be treated to appetizers and refreshments as they vie for their favorites to take home for their own viewing pleasure More than two years ago Bill Soffel, Inn developer and Broker/Owner of ERA Team VP Real Estate, began the process of converting the 8-10 Washington St. property from a 23-unit Inn to a 15-unit condominium association. Now, with Fall Fest 2011 upon us, construction on the Ellicottville Inn project is complete.

by Coolings and Alexandra’s. No two residential units are alike, but all provide “loft style” living that is common in metropolitan areas and other walking communities. Unit amenities include full kitchens, central heating and air-conditioning, private owner storage rooms, ski lockers, and 2 private parking spaces per unit. Other unique features of the property are the main lobby area and the rear patio, which have been maintained for use by all owners as a common space for gathering, entertaining, or special events. If you’d like more information on the Ellicottville Inn condominiums, The Inn now features 11 one and two-bedroom residential stop by the ERA Team VP condominiums, and four street level commercial condominium office at 12 Washington St., or spaces, two of which are currently occupied by Coolings and visit the Inn during weekend open house hours. Alexandra’s. units. The Inn now features 11 one and two-bedroom residential condominiums, and four street level commercial condominium spaces, two of which are currently occupied

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or as one-of-a kind gifts. Each piece will sell for $25. What makes this event unique? To level the playing field, value and name recognition have been erased. All work will be displayed anonymously in order for supporters to purchase works for pure pleasure. Of course, artists will identify themselves on the back of each work. Attendees who want to ensure getting their top choice can purchase a first-pick ticket. CCAC is selling just 30 of the first-pick tickets for $50

(includes admission). Each first-pick buyer will have one minute to claim their favorite pieces for $25 each. 6:00-

7:00pm Preview of artwork; appetizers and refreshments served. 7-7:30pm 30 firstpick tickets drawn in random order. Each ticket holder has one minute to choose a piece of artwork. 7:30-9:00pm Sale open to everyone 8:00pm Checkout opens 9:00pm Event closes but artwork will remain on sale until December 31.

Friends of the Arts

Sign up for a Cattaragus County Arts Center Membership

It’s in difficult times that arts and culture finds its most vital role – that of improving quality of life. Through education, service and outreach, CCAC is working hard to make this region a place where people want to live and play and work and raise families. By joining the Arts Council as a paid member, you are

automatically eligible for discounted rates on all classes offered at CCAC. You are also eligible for our biannual member show, you’ll be added to our mailing list and receive our bi-monthly newsletter with all of the up-to-date arts information you’ll need! Membership registration and

payment can be processed online or by mailing your payment and information to CCAC, POB 406, Olean, NY 14760. Note: When paying through PayPal, some credit card companies do not forward your address to CCAC so we ask that you please contact us with your correct mailing address after your have paid.

Rick Springfield Live

Seneca Allegany will host Rick Springfield October 15, 2011, 7PM The Seneca Allegany Events Center will host Rick Springfield on Saturday, October 15, 2011 at 7 p.m. Tickets start at $25 and are on sale now! All ages welcome, but under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. The electrifying voice of Rick Springfield has been rocking us for decades. From his Grammy-winning “Jessie’s Girl” to other hit singles “I Get Excited” and “Don’t Talk to Strangers,” Springfield has an energy that can be felt in every note.

Little Valley - Only 10 minutes from Ellicottville, a well maintained 3 bedroom home on a 99x165 lot, 24x32 garage built in 2005, blacktop driveway, metal roof put on 2009, landscaped yard with perennials, full bath downstairs, nice kitchen and laundry, located in the village of Little Valley. $70,000 716-499-0494

Office: (585) 492-5290 • (585) 496-5480

See more listings on the web at: www.realtyonebriardale.com

Colden . . .

Business For Sale: 8348 Route 240, Colden, NY. 3 Rental Income & 2 Move Ready, 2 Banquet Rooms & Bar / Dining Area. Call Bill For Info & Viewing:

(716) 864-0733

OPEN HOUSE

October 9, 11:00-3:00

22 Washington Street Ellicottville, New York 14731

4986 Route 219: Everything has been redone Being sold furnished Low low taxes! Great house, great second home, great investment, great rentals!... $89,900

9363 Ball Rd: 3 bedrooms/2 baths 10 secluded acres, 20 foot cathedral ceilngs. stainless steel appliances, Two car garage, huge back porch... $244,900

8246 Rohr Hill: Chalet on 3 acres with tons of privacy, 5 bedrooms and 3 baths, Beautifully landscaped, rec room with pool table swimming pool & spa...399,000

9177 Cattaraugus Otto Rd: Three bedrooms, one bath New electric, plumbing, insulation, windows, roof, siding, furnace, doors, hot water tank, studs... $79,500

4058 Bear Hollow Rd: Three bedrooms one bath on 6 acres Two car garage, wheelchair ramp, Back up generator and Regulation horseshoe pits... $104,900

9200 Ball Road: 3 acres, views from the decks, Two bedrooms, 2 1/2 baths, two decks, cathedral ceilings, two car garage ... $144,900

6730 Toad Hollow: Two for the price of one! One cottage has 2 bedrooms and one bath, the other is 2 bedrooms, 12 acres with pond in the back... $109,000

24 Wildflower: Will not last! Drastic reduction on this end unit with loft! Newly painted and beautiful decor and furnishings. End unit with view of HV Patio,... $399,000

22 Snowpine: Lower level unit overlooking golf course, 3 bedroom, 2 and a half baths, fireplace, extra large kitchen, 2500 sq.ft... $399,900

402 Foxridge: Brand new carpet on main floor in this midlevel entry Fox Ridge. Hard to find Central air. Walk to the slopes. Wonderful view. 3 br, 2 bth. ... $249,000

Niles Rd: Welcome to the neighborhood! This lot is in the best neighborhood On one side there is a $500,000 home and the other is a $700,000 home ... $89,900

0 Sugartown Rd: Ten plus acres for under $100,000 with a view of The Wall at Holiday Valley. Build your dream home right here... $99,000

www.ellicottvillerealestate.com

CHRISTMAS IN ELLICOTTVILLE - November 25th-27th, 2011 ~ Ellicottville, NY


The Moranda Residence

October 6-12, 2011 ~ The Villager ~

Brownstone Homes

6315 Moranda Lane Ellicottville

Luxury...

Location... The Moranda Residence is a 4,750 sq. ft. luxurious home located on a one-acre lot in the Allegheny Mountains of New York, just minutes from the town of Ellicottville. This fully furnished chalet creates an ambience that will make you want to permanently retreat from the world. 6 Bedrooms 2 Master Suites 4 Bathrooms 6 Person Sauna 8 Person Steam Room 3 Gas Fireplaces

Attached 3 Car Garage Radiant Heated Flooring Cathedral Ceilings Full Gourmet Kitchen Stainless Steel Appliances Prime Location!

...And A Lifetime Of Memories. Call...

Price Reduced:

716-553-8801

$699,900

Email: bob@briceland.comwww.brownstownhomes.us


Your Ellicottville

Connection

Area

6690 PLUM CREEK 4 BR/4 BTH, 3 fireplaces. Custom gourmet kitchen. 2+ att. gar. plus det. storage bldg., furnished. B388745 $495,000

15 GREER HILL Prestigious location w/fabulous amenities! Private suite on each floor. Top of the line appliances. Furnished. B383743 $1.25M

Area

6827 HOLIDAY VALLEY RD. Ski in/ski out from this 5 BR/3.5 BTH cedar chalet. 2 level deck, many upgrades & lots of entertaining space. B392082 $499,500

6760 HOLIDAY VALLEY RD. Fabulous 6 BR/5.5 BTH custom home w/elevator. View of Yodeler through a wall of windows. B378315 $1.299M

6833 BUCHAN RIDGE 4 bdrm, 3 bath log home. Granite counters, stainless appl., loft, cathedral ceilings, large deck. $499,500

6819 HOLIDAY VALLEY ROAD Best of the best at Holiday Valley! Ski in & out. Fabulous home w/heated driveway, gourmet kitchen. $995,000

7 SNOWPINE TOWNHOUSE 3 BR/2 ½ BTH townhouse, 2500 SF, furnished. Ski in/ski out. Garage. B373545 $379,900

532 FOX RIDGE Unique 3 BR/3 BTH w/gas f/p & A/C, hd/ wd floors. Master suite w/2nd f/p. 2500 sq. ft. Furn. Slope views! B349846 . $349,000

SALES

6777 RTE 242 OPEN 12-4 SAT & SUN 5 DUBLIN TERRACE Charming 3 BR/ 2.5 BTH home plus 5 BR/3 BTH chalet on double wooded lot full lower level. Furnished. Lg. deck w/fin. bsmnt & hot tub; close to State Park, overlooking creek. B394852 $395,000 Casino & skiing. B362801 $249,000

121 THE WOODS Newly painted, upgraded; ready to move in, fully furnished, lower entry level. B394940 $249,000

128 THE WOODS Turn key property w/great view of Holimont! 3BR/2 BTH, large front yard. B390514 $249,900

716.699.3954

Your Hometown Realtors!

Ellicottville

and Surrounding Areas

6471 MUTTON HOLLOW RD. Solid 5 BR/4 BTH home on 5+ acres. Stone fireplace, walkout lower level, rec. rm. 2 car det. gar. B370340 $550,000

3653 COOPER HILL RD. 5 BR/2 BTH custom built home on approx. 92 wooded acres w/pond, trails & timber. B371201 $325,000

BUFFALO RANCH 600 acres of unlimited possibilities! View of slopes. B377594 $3.4M

5 MCKINLEY DR. 3 BR/2.5 BTH townhome w/ a view of both ski resorts, short walk to Village. furn., lg. deck, fire pit B392980 . $499,500

6686 MAPLES RD. Newer chalet on 8.9 acres 1.5 mi to the Village! Furnished, security, a/c, 2 fireplaces, custom furn., 2 car gar. B381881 $639,000

6213 PETH RD. NEW LISTING! Solid built school house w/great potential! Currently used for office space & gym. $550,000

4500 HUNGRY HOLLOW RD. 3 BR/2 BTH home, 2 car att. gar. Full basement, family rm. on lower level. B358503 $249,000

5717 PLUM BROOK RD Enjoy the quiet! 1 BR/1.5 BTH cabin w/ open floor plan & lower level potential on 32 acres. B365528 . $224,500

8 HEMLOCK 3 BR very well maintained freehold townhome. Nicely furnished w/new windows. B391454 $141,000

8 VAN BUREN 5 BR,/ 3 ½ BTH. Front and back porches. New wd flrs, granite ctrs, heating, plumbing. Huge rec room! B374824 $354,000

4983 HUNGRY HOLLOW RD. Wooded setting surrounds this 4 BR/3 BTH chalet w/open decks & plenty of windows, f/p. B378298 $219,977

5709 BONN WAY EAST Cedar chalet Game rm. w/bar, great rm., wrap-around deck w/hot tub. f/p; full bath on all 3 flrs. B388640 $499,500

7032 HIGH MEADOWS RD. Cedar chalet 5 BR/2 BTH, 3 car gar., lw. lev. rec. rm w/full bath, 2 fplc. on 7.5 wooded ac. w/view. B388999 $995,000

Holiday Valley

Rentals

699.2000 x 4600

SNOWPINE VILLAGE For sale or rent! Ski in/Ski out! Close to golf course and lifts. 1 -3 BR condos from $104,900.

WILDFLOWER Across from HV Resort. Studios, 1 & 2 BR available for sale or rent from $86,500.

5300 WHIG ST. 9+ acres, 2 BR/2 BTH, 2 fireplaces, master suite w/dressing room & full finished bsmt. B374534 $249,500

5673 BRYANT HILL RD. Country living only minutes to Village. Totally renovated 5 BR/3 BTH farm home. B388328 $252,500

5994 SUGARTOWN RD. Conveniently located home w/lower apt., bunkhouse, 3 kitchens, 5.5 BTHS. Close to Village, slopeviews. B390024 $995,000

FOX RIDGE For sale or rent! Townhomes w/3-4 BR overlooking HV resort.

VALLEY VILLAGE For sale or rent! Ski in/Ski out from the Chute chairlift at HV Resort.

6152 SOMMERVILLE VALLEY 4 BR/2 BTH contemporary hillside chalet on approx. 5 acres close to E’ville. Covered & open patios. B391811 $198,500

5162 WHIG ST. 4 BR contemporary on 17.7 acres. Open kitchen/living room/breakfast bar combo w/ wood burning stove. B384920 $499,500

6503 ASHFORD HOLLOW RD. NEW LISTING! 3 BR/2 BTH on 13+ acres overlooking pond & hillside. B395234 $192,500

ALPINE MEADOWS For sale or rent! 3 BR/2/5 BTH available from $274,000 across from golf course & ski slopes.

SUGARPINE LODGE Charming Bavarian B & B upscale suites w/private entrances, fireplace, walk to Village.

Area 5+ acre building lots starting at $28,000

www.holidayvalleyrealestate.com

9397 Rte 240 8068 BAILEY HILL RD. 4 BR/2 BTH home in the village of West House, garage, pond and cabin with electric, Valley. Family rm. w/wb fp. B388813 . on 13 acres! Finish this house to your liking, $84,900 great interior start. B389109 $995,000

800-323-0020 ext. 4500

The Villager-Ellicottville Edition-October 6,2011-Vol 6-Issue 40-Section B  

A Free Weekly Publication Serving Ellicottville and Surround Communities

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