Niagara County - Youngstown
You are here:   News

Latest News

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
Categories: GeneralEvents
Tags:

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 ...
Thursday, March 15, 2018/Author: Health Department/Number of views (7)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
Categories: Health
Tags:

Statements from Top County Officials on Passing of Sam Ferraro

LOCKPORT—Top Niagara County officials released the following statements in reaction to the death of longtime Niagara County Commissioner of Economic Development Samuel M. Ferraro.
Monday, March 12, 2018/Author: Christian Peck/Number of views (636)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
Categories: General
Tags:

Niagara County Offers FREE Evidence Based 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, February 27, 2018/Author: Health Department/Number of views (5)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
Categories: Health
Tags:

Niagara County Department of Health Receives MRC Challenge Award for Stop the Bleed Campaign

The Niagara County Department of Health, which directs and coordinates the Niagara County Medical Reserve Corps (MRC), has been awarded a $7,500 MRC Challenge Award from the National Association of ...
Tuesday, February 20, 2018/Author: Health Department/Number of views (9)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
Categories: Health
Tags:

Pushing Back on Opiates: County, State Substance Abuse Office to Offer Free Narcan Training

LOCKPORT—Even as Niagara County lawmakers begin the process of declaring opioids a “public nuisance” tonight, they also will be rolling out an aggressive push to train the public in use of Narcan, the powerful anti-overdose drug that is credited with saving the lives of victims of opiate overdoses.
Monday, February 12, 2018/Author: Christian Peck/Number of views (1776)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
Categories: General
Tags:

Declaring a Public Nuisance: Local Law to Enable Opioid Lawsuit Set to Advance Through Legislative Committees Monday Night

LOCKPORT—Niagara County lawmakers are set to declare opioids a “public nuisance” in their county if legislation advances through a series of committee meetings planned for Monday night. That legislation is critical for the county to seek damages under a multi-government lawsuit against opiate manufacturers.
Monday, February 12, 2018/Author: Christian Peck/Number of views (793)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
Categories: GeneralLegislature
Tags:

Niagara County Offers FREE Evidence Based 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 ...
Wednesday, February 7, 2018/Author: Health Department/Number of views (6)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
Categories: Health
Tags:

'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
Categories: GeneralEvents
Tags:

Radon Test Kits Are Available

Radon is the leading cause of lung cancer deaths among non-smokers in America and claims the lives of about 21,000 Americans each year. According to a state study, homes in Niagara County have ...
Wednesday, January 31, 2018/Author: Health Department/Number of views (6)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
Categories: Health
Tags:
RSS
12345678910Last