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Niagara County Health Officials Rescind Olcott Beach Closure

Niagara County, New York, 7/28/2016 1:21:08 PM   Recent surveillance sampling conducted on July 27, 201 6 , by the Niagara County Department of Health at Olcott Beach in ...
Thursday, July 28, 2016/Author: Health Department/Number of views (0)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Niagara County Public Health Officials Close Olcott Bathing Beach

      Recent surveillance testing by the Niagara County Department of Health at Olcott Beach has determined that the water is not suitable for swimming because of unsatisfactory bacteriological ...
Wednesday, July 27, 2016/Author: Health Department/Number of views (0)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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County  Leaders Set Fast-Track Rules for Pistol Permits

County Leaders Set Fast-Track Rules for Pistol Permits

Lockport—After hearing an alarming story about a woman who was threatened and applied for a pistol permit in New Jersey, only to be stabbed to death as her permit slowly wound its way through government channels, Niagara County leaders have moved to implement new procedures to fast-track pistol permits for county residents with verifiable threats to their safety.
Tuesday, July 26, 2016/Author: Christian Peck/Number of views (98)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Niagara County Department of Health and Office for the Aging Offer Free Diabetes Self-Management Workshops

The Niagara County Department of Health Nursing Division, in partnership with the Niagara County Office for the Aging is offering free Diabetes Self-Management Workshops throughout Niagara ...
Wednesday, July 20, 2016/Author: Health Department/Number of views (0)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Niagara County Health Officials Report Rabid Cat in Wheatfield/North Tonawanda Area

Officials from the Niagara County Department of Health Environmental Health Division report a cat that attacked a woman walking her dog on July 13 on Demler Road in Wheatfield/North Tonawanda ...
Wednesday, July 20, 2016/Author: Health Department/Number of views (0)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Niagara County Officials Recognize Modern Corporation in Breastfeeding Friendly Workplace Initiative

Niagara County Public Health Director Daniel J. Stapleton awarded a Workplace Breastfeeding Friendly Certificate of Designation to Modern Corporation with Planning Director, Elaine Roman, ...
Thursday, July 14, 2016/Author: Health Department/Number of views (0)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Niagara County Golf Course Kicked off the Summer of Fun 2016, Junior Golf Program

Niagara County Golf Course Kicked off the Summer of Fun 2016, Junior Golf Program

The program is sponsored by the Niagara County Legislature and featured a two hour clinic with Golf greats, Cindy and Allen Miller. 
Monday, July 11, 2016/Author: Christian Peck/Number of views (183)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 3.5
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With Eye Toward Opioid Epidemic, County Adds Pharmaceutical Drop-off Sites

With Eye Toward Opioid Epidemic, County Adds Pharmaceutical Drop-off Sites

Bradt: Eliminating prescription drugs from circulation critical

North Tonawanda—With the nation’s attention on an epidemic of opioid abuse, New York State Senator Robert G. Ortt—in a joint effort with several agencies of Niagara County government and the Niagara County Sheriff’s Office, the North Tonawanda Police Department, and Covanta Niagara—announced the addition of new drop-box locations for residents throughout the county to dispose of unwanted and expired drugs at this morning’s official opening of the North Tonawanda drug collection site.

Wednesday, June 29, 2016/Author: Christian Peck/Number of views (309)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Health Department STD Clinic Hours to Start Earlier in Niagara County

Effective July 18, the Niagara County Department of Health Sexually Transmitted Infection/HIV (STI/HIV) clinic hours will open 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.  Monday and Thursday except major holidays. ...
Wednesday, June 29, 2016/Author: Health Department/Number of views (1)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Niagara County Offers Free Chronic Disease Self-Management Workshop Series

The Niagara County Department of Health, in collaboration with the Department for the Aging is offering 3 free workshops for people with chronic illnesses such as diabetes, high blood pressure, ...
Tuesday, June 28, 2016/Author: Health Department/Number of views (1)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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