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CUOMO MEETS WITH LOCKPORT LEGISLATORS TO TALK FLOOD RECOVERY

Lockport: Governor Andrew Cuomo meets with Lockport Legislator Nemi and Legislator McNall to discuss flood recovery plans.
Thursday, July 25, 2013/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (1880)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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COUNTY LAUNCHES LOCKPORT PHARMACEUTICAL DROP-OFF POINT

LOCKPORT—County residents can now drop old prescription drugs, expired medications, and other common pharmaceuticals off at a confidential drop-off site at the Niagara County Sheriff’s Office.
Thursday, July 25, 2013/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (2177)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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World Hepatitis Day – July 27

World Hepatitis Day, July 27th, is an annual event that provides international focus to raise awareness and influence a change in disease prevention and access to testing and treatment.
Tuesday, July 23, 2013/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (3439)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 1.0
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Beat the Heat

As we move towards summer, the temperatures begin to rise along with the humidity, and can cause serious heat-related illnesses.  Heat-related illnesses occur when the body is unable to cool itself through perspiration.  People who are more susceptible to heat- related illness are young children, seniors, people who are overweight, people with respiratory diseases or chronic medical conditions, and people who work outdoors.  Since certain medications may cause a sun or heat sensitivity, it is always wise to check with your pharmacist regarding medication precautions.
Thursday, July 18, 2013/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (1785)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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COUNTY NETS $350K BROWNFIELDS REHAB GRANT

SANBORN—Following the successful launch of a brownfield rehabilitation effort in North Tonawanda last week, county officials were notified today that a county has been awarded an additional $350,000 in cleanup money.
Tuesday, July 16, 2013/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (1575)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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NIAGARA COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TRAINS FOR DISASTERS WITH COUNTY ANIMAL RESPONSE TEAM PARTNERS

In disasters, people may not follow orders to evacuate or shelter unless they know their animals will also be safe. Failure to comply often places both humans and animals in peril. Statistics show that over 66% of households include animals and that close to 60% of pet owners will risk their lives to save their animals.
Thursday, June 27, 2013/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (1775)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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NATIONAL HIV TESTING DAY IS JUNE 27

National HIV Testing Day is recognized annually on June 27 to encourage people of all ages to “Take the Test and Take Control.” The Niagara County Department of Health will acknowledge National HIV Testing Day at its Sexually Transmitted Disease clinic on June 26.
Tuesday, June 18, 2013/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (1632)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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N. TONAWANDA LEADERS URGING PASSAGE OF SEX OFFENDER LAW

NORTH TONAWANDA—Top elected officials from North Tonawanda plan to call on their state Assemblyman to shepherd a bill to limit sex offenders’ access to children through the Assembly before the June 20 conclusion of the state’s legislative session.
Wednesday, June 12, 2013/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (1592)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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MAJORITY LEADER URGES 12-MONTH EXTENSION TO NTCC CONTRACT

LOCKPORT—Niagara County Legislature Majority Leader Rick Updegrove, R-Lockport, issued the following statement regarding ongoing discussions about the expired contract of the Niagara Tourism and Convention Corp.
Tuesday, June 11, 2013/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (2038)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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DIACHUN IS SENIOR OF YEAR GENEWICK LAUDS DEDICATION TO SENIOR ISSUES

LOCKPORT—Betsy Diachun of Lewiston’s years of volunteerism in her community have paid off, with the active senior being named the 2013 Senior of the Year by the Niagara County Office for the Aging.
Friday, June 7, 2013/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (2014)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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