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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: Anonym/Number of views (267)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 2.0
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2018 Youth Bureau Summer Lunch Program

The Niagara County Youth Bureau is sponsoring the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) and is pleased to announce the open program site locations. This program ensures that children who are economically disadvantaged continue to receive nutritious meals during summer vacation.  Meals are comparable to the National School Breakfast and National School Lunch Programs throughout the school year.  The Summer Food Service Program is a federally funded program that provides free meals to all children at approved SFSP sites.
Tuesday, June 12, 2018/Author: Social Services Department/Number of views (370)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 4.0
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County Brings Jobs Focus to Lockport as U.S. Unemployment Falls to Record Lows, County Working to Help Employers Find Quality Workers

LOCKPORT—With a recent Associated Press headline noting that U.S. unemployment has fallen to nearly 1969 levels while hiring remains strong, the Niagara County Department of Employment and Training will work to help businesses find motivated employees at a Wednesday event in Lockport.


Tuesday, June 12, 2018/Author: Anonym/Number of views (284)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 5.0
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Taking the Fight Against Crime Downtown: D.A. will Knock on Doors Around Niagara Falls Tuesday to Sign Up Cameras for Video Crime-Fighting Program

NIAGARA FALLS—Niagara County District Attorney Caroline A. Wojtaszek will be knocking on doors all over the Pine Avenue business district Tuesday looking for video cameras that might spot a crime.
Monday, June 11, 2018/Author: Anonym/Number of views (507)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 5.0
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"There is Help, There is Hope" In Wake of High-Profile Suicides, Mental Health Officials Remind Public That County Offers Depression & Addiction Resources, Crisis Phone Line

In Wake of High-Profile Suicides, Mental Health Officials Remind Public That County Offers Depression & Addiction Resources, Crisis Phone Line

LOCKPORT—Following the news this morning of a second celebrity suicide this week, county mental health officials urged members of the public battling depression, addiction and suicidal thoughts that the county offers resources including a Crisis telephone line.
Friday, June 8, 2018/Author: Anonym/Number of views (509)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Lockport DMV to Reopen in Morning

LOCKPORT—Niagara County Clerk Joseph A. Jastrzemski has been notified that a severed Verizon data line that connects Department of Motor Vehicles computers to state DMV systems was repaired tonight.
Thursday, June 7, 2018/Author: Anonym/Number of views (255)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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ALERT: Lockport DMV's Computer System Down: Site Closed Until Further Notice

LOCKPORT—The Lockport DMV is closed until further notice after a Verizon data line connecting the motor vehicle site to state computer systems was severed.
Wednesday, June 6, 2018/Author: Anonym/Number of views (293)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 5.0
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Niagara County Offers Free Evidence Based Health Workshops

The Niagara County Department of Health Nursing Division, in collaboration with the Niagara County Office for the Aging, is offering free workshops throughout Niagara County for individuals with ...
Tuesday, May 29, 2018/Author: Health Department/Number of views (4)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Tamburlin Tapped to Head State Legislative Clerks' Association

Clerk of Niagara County Legislature has Served Community for Decade, Takes on New Statewid Advocacy Role

LOCKPORT—Niagara County is set to gain some influence at the New York State Association of Counties, the powerful advocacy organization that represents the interests of New York state’s 62 counties before the state and federal governments after a local official was placed in charge of a key member organization.

Thursday, May 24, 2018/Author: Anonym/Number of views (347)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 5.0
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Social Services Program Integrity Unit Announces $3.9M in Savings - Unit Ensures Only Eligible People Receive Public Assistance

LOCKPORT—The Niagara County Department of Social Services Program Integrity Unit, working with the Niagara County Sheriff’s Department and the District Attorney’s Office, announced today they have saved the taxpayers of Niagara County $3,889,542 as a result of various cost avoidance measures.
Thursday, May 17, 2018/Author: Anonym/Number of views (407)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 4.0
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