Niagara County - Youngstown
You are here:   News

Latest News

Standing Up For Seniors: Office for the Aging Screens "Fleeced" for Community Friday

Elder Abuse Takes Center Stage with OFA Leadership Media Availability Senior Nutrition Program Demonstration Including Meal with Press

NORTH TONAWANDA—Niagara County takes a dim view of all forms of elder abuse, and Office for the Aging Director Ken Genewick plans to offer media and community leaders insights into the hot topic of elder financial abuse Friday.
Thursday, June 15, 2017/Author: Christian Peck/Number of views (754)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 5.0
Categories: General
Tags:

Niagara County Health Officials Warn Against Tick Exposure and Lyme Disease Risk

“The deer tick that transmits Lyme disease is present throughout the Northeastern United States, including Western New York and Niagara County,” said Public Health Director Daniel Stapleton. ...
Monday, June 12, 2017/Author: Health Department/Number of views (8)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
Categories: Health
Tags:

Raccoon Rabies Hazard Being Investigated

The Niagara County Department of Health was made aware that an individual brought a baby raccoon to Mr. Quiggleys Saloon at 635 West Avenue, Lockport, NY on Friday, June 2, 2017. Several ...
Thursday, June 08, 2017/Author: Health Department/Number of views (10)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
Categories: Health
Tags:

Raccoon Rabies Hazard Being Investigated

The Niagara County Department of Health was made aware that an individual brought a baby raccoon to Mr. Quiggleys Saloon at 635 West Avenue, Lockport, NY on Friday, June 2, 2017. Several ...
Thursday, June 08, 2017/Author: Health Department/Number of views (8)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
Categories: Health
Tags:

Godfrey Keynotes Homeland Security Conference

Tells First Responders Country Faced by 'Historic Crises"

BUFFALO—The Niagara County Legislature’s top public safety official welcomed hundreds of first responders from around the nation to Buffalo Tuesday, delivering opening remarks at the National Homeland Security Conference.

Wednesday, June 07, 2017/Author: Donna Doknovitch/Number of views (865)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 5.0
Categories: GeneralLegislature
Tags:

Fighting Back: County is Reclaiming Land Lost to Lake Ontario

Heavy Equipment from Canal Corp. Helping Effort B-Roll and On-Camera with Officials 9:30 a.m. Tues. June 6

OLCOTT—Niagara County public works officials are working to reclaim land lost to a swollen Lake Ontario, with heavy earth-moving equipment digging into the lake bed and restoring beach lost beneath the waves.
Tuesday, June 06, 2017/Author: Christian Peck/Number of views (643)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 4.0
Categories: General
Tags:

Honored Educators in Niagara County

The Niagara County Department of Health actively seeks partnerships with local educators to bring Public Health Education to students. The Department's Healthy Neighborhoods Program recognizes ...
Friday, June 02, 2017/Author: Health Department/Number of views (10)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
Categories: Health
Tags:

Lewandowski is Senior of Year

Community-Minded Citizen Honored by Legislators

LOCKPORT—Niagara County lawmakers paused at a May legislative meeting to honor Lockport’s Leo Lewandowski, naming him 2017’s Senior of the Year.

Friday, June 02, 2017/Author: Christian Peck/Number of views (546)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 5.0
Categories: GeneralLegislature
Tags:

Niagara County Plans for National Pet Preparedness Month with Free Microchipping for Community Pets at Upcoming Rabies Clinic

In recognition of National Pet Preparedness Month, the Niagara County Department of Health is offering free microchips to dogs at an upcoming free rabies clinic scheduled for June 10 from 9:00 a.m. ...
Thursday, June 01, 2017/Author: Health Department/Number of views (10)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
Categories: Health
Tags:

EPA Awards County $300K for Brownfields

Statewide, Only 3 Communities Selected in Nationwide Competition

SANBORN—Niagara County yet again captured a high-dollar grant to fund its work remediating contaminated sites left over from the county’s industrial history, scoring $300,000 from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to fund site assessment work.

Thursday, June 01, 2017/Author: Christian Peck/Number of views (519)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 4.0
Categories: General
Tags:
RSS
First234567891011Last