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Standing Up For Seniors: Top County, State Leaders to Discuss Fight Against Elder Abuse - Documentary on Senior Scams to Be Shown After Press Conference

NIAGARA FALLS—Niagara County takes a dim view of all forms of elder abuse, and top state and county leaders will offer media and community leaders insights into the hot topic of elder financial abuse Thursday at the John A. Duke Senior Center in Niagara Falls.
Wednesday, June 20, 2018/Author: Christian Peck/Number of views (254)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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'The Keystone of the Family': Steed Plans Father's Day Dinner to Celebrate Role of Dads in Kids' Lives

NIAGARA FALLS—“A lot of men don’t understand it in words, but they know they have enormous responsibility as the ‘keystone’ of their families,” Niagara County Legislator Owen T. Steed, D-Niagara Falls, explained as he announced plans for a Saturday Father’s Day luncheon. “They often hold the whole thing together.”

 

Thursday, June 14, 2018/Author: Christian Peck/Number of views (220)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 2.0
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Spring Career Fair Wednesday Andres: New State Jobs Figures Mean Workforce Should Be Ready

NIAGARA FALLS—Niagara County’s annual Spring Career Fair—which has helped pair local job seekers with regional employers as the economy continues to expand—will be held Wednesday, Director of Employment and Training Department Donald Jablonski said.

Monday, March 26, 2018/Author: Christian Peck/Number of views (531)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 5.0
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A Timely Presentation: Steed Sponsors 'Active Shooter' Session at Abate School Wednesday

NIAGARA FALLS—With concerns about student and workplace safety heightened by recent mass shootings, a Niagara County lawmaker is among those organizing a presentation on active shooters at a Niagara Falls school next week.
Wednesday, March 21, 2018/Author: Christian Peck/Number of views (522)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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'At the Table': Steed Plans Black History Month Program and Dinner Feb. 17

NIAGARA FALLS—“At the Table” will be the theme of a Black History Month program hosted by Niagara County Legislator Owen T. Steed, D-Niagara Falls, the lawmaker announced this morning.
Wednesday, February 7, 2018/Author: Christian Peck/Number of views (735)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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As Concerns Mount About Recertification, Jastrzemski Brings Pistol Permit Town Hall Meeting to Newfane

NEWFANE—County Clerk Joseph A. Jastrzemski continues to stress the importance of “recertification” to pistol permitholders around Niagara County next week with a town hall meeting in Newfane.

 

Tuesday, January 2, 2018/Author: Christian Peck/Number of views (840)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 5.0
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Pistol Recertification Town Hall Set for Falls: Jastrzemski Will Talk with Falls Residents About SAFE Act Requirement Saturday

20,000 Pistol Permit HOlders in County Still Have Not Recertified, Risk Losing Permits

NIAGARA FALLS—Niagara County Clerk Joseph A. Jastrzemski knows that an unpopular gun control law is raising lots of concerns for area residents, so Saturday he will be in Niagara Falls to help residents navigate new state-imposed legal requirements to keep their legally-owned handguns.
Thursday, December 14, 2017/Author: Christian Peck/Number of views (875)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 5.0
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Giving Thanks: Legislator Steed’s Annual Falls Thanksgiving Dinner Monday

NIAGARA FALLS—Niagara County Legislator Owen Steed will partner with several community agencies and groups to offer his annual Thanksgiving Dinner on Monday, he announced this morning.
Friday, November 17, 2017/Author: Christian Peck/Number of views (640)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 3.0
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Pistol Recertification Town Halls Continue: Jastrzemski Cites Heavy Turnout at Lewiston, NT Seminars as He Announces Two More Around County

LOCKPORT—When County Clerk Joseph A. Jastrzemski hosted two meetings addressing the pistol permit recertification requirement in the controversial NY SAFE Act in Lewiston and North Tonawanda last week, he was greeted by rooms packed to capacity.

Thursday, November 9, 2017/Author: Christian Peck/Number of views (846)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 5.0
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Electronics Recycling Set: Oct. 21 Event in Lewiston Gives Public Opportunity to Part with Obsolete Technology

LEWISTON—County residents will have the opportunity to rid themselves of obsolete technology and old office equipment next weekend at a recycling event being held in the town of Lewiston.

 

The free electronics recycling event, set for Saturday, Oct. 21, was announced jointly by Niagara County Legislator Rebecca Wydysh, Lewiston Supervisor Steve Broderick, and Lewiston Highway Superintendent Dave Trane. Lewiston, Modern Corp. and Sunnking Inc. are partnering with the Niagara County Refuse District to provide residents an opportunity to dispose of electronics—which are heavily regulated under New York State’s refuse laws.

Tuesday, October 17, 2017/Author: Christian Peck/Number of views (807)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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