Erie County Newswire (Page 2)

Erie County Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Erie County, NY. (Page 2)

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  1. Convention Preview from Erie Dems Chair Jeremy ZellnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    ... Virginia senator. As her pick for vice president. We've got Germany's on the with us now he's chairman of the Erie county where Democratic Party Jeremy thanks for joining us. Good morning or very good you're on you way now or have you not left or ...

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  2. Racing Roundup: Instant Thrill smokes the field at Buffalo RacewayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Hoof Beats

    ... with first post at 12:30 p.m. It will be Customer Appreciation Day with free programs, drawings for concert and Erie County Fair tickets along with free snow cones and cotton candy for the kids. For more information on Buffalo Raceway including the ...

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  3. DA Office's New Animal Cruelty Unit Seeing ResultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    ... appropriately throughout the criminal justice system," he said. New executive director of the SPCA Serving Erie County, Gary Willoughby, says having the support of law enforcement/prosecutors is vital. "Fortunately we can do all the work and we can ...

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  4. GI benefits from corrections flower programRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    This spring, the Town of Grand Island was once again the recipient of flowers from the horticulture program at the Erie County Correctional Facility in Alden. This popular prison rehabilitation program allows inmates to learn to plant seeds and care for seedlings at their various stages of growth, until the plants are ready for transplanting.

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  5. First Water Tests Back Negative; Boil Water Advisory ContinuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Buffalo, NY The Erie County Department of Health's Division of Environmental Health has released the results of bacterial testing performed on water samples from the municipalities affected by Wednesday evening's water main break in Amherst. Analysis of the water samples was conducted by the Erie County Public Health Laboratory.

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  6. Village of Akron water customers not included in water boil noticeRead the original story

    Friday Jul 22 | Akron Bugle

    Village of Akron statement regarding recent regional water quality issues: The Village of Akron has issued a statement of clarification about the "Boil Your Water" recommendation issued for northtown and Genesee County customers of the Erie County Water Authority, including the Towns of Newstead and Clarence. Please be advised that the Village of Akron water system is supplied by a village-owned reservoir and distribution system that is separate from the Erie County Water Authority's system that supplies much of Erie County and western Genesee County.

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  7. Water samples test negative for contamination, but boil water notice still in effect for manyRead the original story

    Friday Jul 22 | WNED

    A "boil water" notice continues for communities in the northtowns affected by Wednesday night's water main break, though there was positive news from the Erie County Health Department Friday. Hhealth commissioner Dr. Gale Burstein says samples from 11 different locations tested negative for bacterial growth.

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  8. DA Flaherty, SPCA Serving Erie County join forces to end animal abuseRead the original story

    Friday Jul 22 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    Acting Erie County District Attorney Michael J. Flaherty Jr. has announced recent successes from his new animal cruelty unit, where the office is aggressively prosecuting anyone accused of killing or injuring an animal in the community. This comes after 54-year-old Santiago Morales of Buffalo was ordered to spend six months in jail by Buffalo City Court Judge Debra L. Givens, after he pleaded guilty to animal cruelty for beating a 20-month-old Chihuahua named Susie.

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  9. GI man arrested after issuing threat to murder deputyRead the original story

    Friday Jul 22 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    Erie County Sheriff Timothy B. Howard has announced the arrest of Sammy Abdellatif, 22, of Grand Island for aggravated harassment charges after he called Erie County Sheriff's Office's dispatchers and threatened to "murder" a deputy. According to the sheriff's office, on July 18 at approximately 1:04 a.m., dispatchers received a phone call from an individual who identified himself as Sammy Abdellatif.

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  10. Program to address opioids and 'inherited' patientsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 22 | UB Reporter

    ... associate dean for health policy at the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences and a member of the Erie County Department of Health's Opioid Task Force. "Recently, thousands of patients with chronic pain in Western New York became ...

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  11. Crews Working to Repair Ruptured Water Main in AmherstRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Your News Now

    The Erie County Water Authority even extended the advisory for anyone living north of Broadway in Cheektowaga. It's the first time in a decade the authority had to issue this notice and it'll likely be in effect for two to three days.

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  12. Schumer: WNY Needs Federal Aid to Improve Water InfrastructureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    ... He says he's going to work to secure more funding from Washington. "On the heels of this water issue in Erie County, I am pledging today to work with the Erie County Water Authority and put together a plan to access federal dollars to upgrade our ...

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  13. Residents Around the County Struggling with Water IssuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Your News Now

    "I got home around 9:30 and turned the water on, and when we turned the water on there was hardly any cold water, hot water obviously worked because we have a tank, but no cold water was coming out," she said. Kellerman was just one of thousands of Erie County residents who lost water pressure or service following a major water main break in Amherst.

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  14. Poloncarz, Burstein announce drive-thru prescription drug drop-off eventRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 21 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    Erie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz and Health Commissioner Dr. Gale Burstein recently announced a free drug drop-off disposal event from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 2, at the Erie County Emergency Services Training and Operations Center, 3359 Broadway, Cheektowaga. "This one-day event will provide a safe way for residents to dispose of unneeded prescription drugs and any over-the-county medications in a safe, efficient and responsible manner," Poloncarz said.

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  15. 'Boil water' advisory in effect for several suburbs, concerns raised about communicationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | WNED

    A "boil water" advisory is expected to remain in effect until at least Friday in numerous municipalities affected by Wednesday night's water main break in the Town of Amherst. Meanwhile, concerns were raised about the Erie County Water Authority's communication amidst the break.

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  16. Outage Update- Earl Jann, Erie Co. Water AuthorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Welcome our next guest on talk about those huge water main break in Amherst last night Pearl Jam commissioner of the Erie county water authority. I commissioner we know that it began and in the Amherst area.

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  17. Prosecutors, Defense Argue About Releasing Confidential Documents in Hit-and-Run CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Your News Now

    ... "It is never the wrong time to do the right thing. This prosecution is an example of my belief," said acting Erie County DA Michael Flaherty. Last week, defense attorneys filed an order to show cause in state Supreme Court, requesting things like ...

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  18. Boil Water Order in Northtowns After Water BreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Thousands of people, mostly people residing in the suburbs, have been affected by a major water main break. Erie County Water Authority Commissioner Earl Jann says the break occurred last night in the Sheridan Drive - Frankhauser Road neighborhood.

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  19. Opioids and primary care: Physicians are encouraged to attend program ...Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 21 | University at Buffalo

    ... dean for health policy at the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at UB and a member of the Erie County Department of Health Opioid Task Force. "Recently, thousands of patients with chronic pain in Western New York became 'medical ...

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  20. Erie County Water Authority issues boil water noticeRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 21 | Akron Bugle

    Erie County Water Authority has issued a Boil Water Notice following loss of pressure in northern parts of the ECWA system, including the Town of Newstead. Bring tap water to a rolling boil, boil for one minute, and cool before using.

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