Erie County Newswire (Page 7)

Erie County Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Erie County, NY. (Page 7)

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  1. Sheriff warns of rash of car break-insRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | WNED

    The Erie County Sheriff's Office warned it has responded to nearly 20 larceny calls over the past few days in the towns of Boston, Concord, Elma and Grand Island. The thieves struck during the overnight hours and during the day, stealing purses, change, mail, credit and debit cards, checkbooks, driver's licenses and other personal and valuable items by breaking windows or entering through unlocked doors.

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  2. Sheriff warning of rash of car break-insRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | WNED

    The Erie County Sheriff's Office warned it has responded to nearly 20 larceny calls over the past few days in the towns of Boston, Concord, Elma and Grand Island. Sheriff Tim Howard said thieves are breaking into vehicles and stealing anything they can grab.

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  3. Poloncarz, officials join to promote motorcycle safety, awarenessRead the original story

    May 9, 2016 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    Riders roll out in brilliant sunshine in downtown Buffalo as the 26th annual ABATE motorcycle safety and awareness ride begins in front of the Edward A. Rath county office building. Erie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz was joined Saturday in front of the Edward A. Rath county office building by Erie County Clerk Chris Jacobs, elected officials, community members and officials from the American Bikers Aimed Toward Education of NY Buffalo-Erie Chapter to start the motorcycle season with a call for increased safety and awareness.

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  4. Rail inspections uncover three a criticala defectsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | Albany Times Union

    ... in Selkirk, at CSX mainline tracks between Albany and Rockland counties, in the Kingston railyard, and in Erie County; and along Canadian Pacific mainline tracks between Plattsburgh and Crown Point, and between Albany and Mechanicville. Critical ...

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  5. DiNapoli Seeks Stronger Federal Measures For Oil TrainsRead the original story

    May 8, 2016 | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli is seeking stronger safety measures on New York's railways where oil and other hazardous materials are transported.

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  6. 2016 Rain Barrel Painting Contest showcases creativity, conservationRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2016 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    Erie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz joins the winning teams on stage at the Rain Barrel Painting Contest awards at the Albright-Knox Art Gallery. Click to enlarge.

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  7. Poloncarz appoints Thomas Hersey as commissioner of environment and planningRead the original story

    May 5, 2016 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    Erie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz has announced his appointment of Thomas Hersey as commissioner of the Erie County Department of Environment and Planning. Hersey has served as deputy commissioner for environmental compliance in the department since April 2012, and has been closely involved with pollution prevention, environmental compliance and environmental quality issues and programs in the department for over 30 years.

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  8. Opiate Forum Takes on New Dimension After Gosy IndictmentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Another opiate epidemic forum takes place in Erie County -- this time in Kenmore/Tonawanda -- to bring those on the frontlines of fighting addiction to parents and community members. Ten people a week on average this year, in Erie County alone, are dying from opiate overdoses.

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  9. Latest Opioid Abuse Town Hall - Tonawanda Supervisor Joe EmmingerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    ... last years numbers. Was there talk last night about the need for hotline that could be funded today by the Erie county legislature. Not so much we didn't get into the to any but part of the though what's what you're kind of legislators gonna address ...

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  10. What Next For Trump? - Nick Langworthy & Kevin Hardwick; Pt IVRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Are in studio guest talking about the campaign for the White House nick laying worthy of the Erie county Republican Party chairman and actor Kevin Hardwick. Political science professor at kinesis collagen member of the Erie county legislature Republican number.

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  11. Old County Courthouse to be a stand-in for one in 1940s Oklahoma for historical indie filmRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | The Batavian

    ... and makeup artists, etc. Most of the film locations for "Marshall" are west of here in Buffalo, other places in Erie County, and Niagara County. Genesee County is affiliated with the greater Rochester-area film commission, although Nickodem ...

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  12. May is Older Americans MonthRead the original story

    May 4, 2016 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    As part of the celebration of Older Americans Month in May, the Erie County Department of Senior Services will join adult day programs around Erie County in offering services and workshops for older adults along with resources for caregivers. In Erie County, more than 21 percent of the population is 60 years or older, while over 8 percent of the population is 75 years or older.

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  13. Listen up' to common senseRead the original story

    May 3, 2016 | Observer

    ... rance tickets and turned over to a sober third party. She will answer for her actions in Collins Town Court. The Erie County Sheriff's Office assisted with this incident and arrest.

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  14. Trump ally Carl Paladino edges teen to win re-election to Buffalo school boardRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | The Post-Standard

    Carl Paladino, the Buffalo businessman and backer of presidential candidate Donald Trump, appeared to win re-election to the Buffalo school board, beating out a high school student who had opposed him. According to unofficial returns Tuesday night from the Erie County Board of Elections, Paladino led Austin Harig 1,543 votes to 1,436 votes.

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  15. Cuomo on Percoco Probe: Defends Aide As "Good Man"Read the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    ... the bigger picture. This is about making sure that Buffalo and Western New York have this economic resurgence." Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz characterized the Buffalo Billion as a tremendous success and expressed concern that projects might ...

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  16. Poloncarz, Erie County DSS announce opening of HEAP cooling assistance programRead the original story

    May 3, 2016 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    Erie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz and the Erie County Department of Social Services have announced the opening of the Home Energy Assistance Program cooling assistance program. Under the federally funded cooling program, eligible households will receive installation of one window air conditioner.

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  17. Thousands expected to flock to fairgrounds in 2016Read the original story

    May 3, 2016 | The Batavian

    ... 2, 7 and 4, The Buffalo News, and a morning radio show , which drew more people than ever from the neighboring Erie County. "We had to get the kids up early so they could be out with the animals," Pimm said about working to get publicity. Another ...

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  18. Buffalo couple pleads guilty to running prostitution ringRead the original story

    May 3, 2016 | WNED

    The Erie County District Attorney's Office says 29-year-old Tempestt Finch has pleaded guilty to one count of Promoting Prostitution in the Third Degree and 30-year-old Christopher Jones has pleaded guilty to one count of Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the Third Degree in Erie County Court today. Acting Erie County District Attorney Michael J. Flaherty says the investigation into Finch and Jones began when one of the women Finch was promoting attempted to leave the Andover Apartment, but was physically confronted by Finch.

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  19. Erie County: Hazardous household waste drop-off event happens SaturdayRead the original story

    May 3, 2016 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    The Erie County Department of Environment and Planning, in cooperation with the Northwest and Northeast Southtowns solid waste management boards, Erie Community College and the Town of Amherst, are preparing for a household hazardous waste drop-off event to be held from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. this Saturday, May 7, at the ECC North Campus in Williamsville. Participants should enter the campus from the Wehrle Drive entrance.

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  20. Erie County officials seek 'angels' and funds for opiate addiction programRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | WNED

    ... running, an estimated $375,000 is needed to expand Crisis Services and to hire two additional nurses for the Erie County Health Department. Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz says the money is available but has been tied up in the Legislature's ...

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