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  1. WM donates blankets to Niagara County Sheriff's OfficeRead the original story

    Saturday | Grand Island Pennysaver

    Waste Management, parent company of CWM Chemical Services in Porter, recently delivered blankets to the Niagara County Sheriff's Office. Lori Caso, WM public affairs spokesperson, said it was only fitting they were delivered Wednesday, Jan. 14 - the coldest day this year thus far in Western New York.

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  2. Niagara County SPCA Director says things have improved since investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WIVB-TV Buffalo

    Some business travelers and others are applauding New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's proposal to construct a 1.5 mile rail link fr

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  3. Division director joins HANCIRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    Health Association of Niagara County President/CEO John Kinner announced that Lori Roche, MSN, RN, MBA/HC has agreed to lead the HANCI Home Care division as its new director. "We are so excited to welcome Lori to HANCI and feel extremely lucky to have someone with her diverse perspective and experience join our team," Kinner said.

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    Saturday | CNN

    ... this ZOOOO City to obeye specifics. Clearly that has been disregarded to the max. 2011 I believe was when Niagara County SPCA busted for animal cruelty. 2014 Senator Maziarz busted of Lockport NY. Niagara County. The Niagara County Sheriffs refuse ...

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  5. Town of Lewiston: Brochey seeks replacement for KloostermanRead the original story

    Friday | Grand Island Pennysaver

    ... funding provided to Artpark over a five-year period. In turn, Artpark would reimburse the town, village and Niagara County Sheriff's Office for police services via profits derived from the Tuesday and Wednesday concerts and other events held in the ...

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  6. Higgins advocates for increased infrastructure fundingRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    Congressman Brian Higgins, D-NY-26, spoke on the floor of the House of Representatives in support of increased funding for infrastructure. He said infrastructure investments within the U.S. are vital to continue to provide safe and efficient means for travel and commerce.

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  7. $3.8 million Lockport brewery-restaurant project unveiledRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Examiner.com

    ... music teacher who now is a designer. They said they are using the same architect who created the nearby Niagara County Produce retro-style building at 112 Chestnut Street in Lockport. NY Beer Project would include a 120-seat restaurant with a bar, a ...

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  8. Niagara County SPCA hires new staffRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    Amy Lewis, executive director of the Niagara County SPCA, announced the hiring of Polla Milligan as director of development. For the past nine years, Milligan has been the grant writer and development coordinator at the Food Bank of Western New York in Buffalo.

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  9. Niagara County Sheriff's Office police academy, DWI enforcementRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    Niagara County Sheriff James R. Voutour has announced the free Sheriff's Community Police Academy will take place on Thursdays, from Feb. 26 to May 28, at the Niagara County Public Safety Building, 5574 Niagara St. Extension, Lockport. Class instruction will begin at 6 p.m. and continue for three to fours hours each Thursday.

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  10. Niagara Active Hose celebrates 75 yearsRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    ... a not-for-profit organization which serves to help the most needy not only in our town, but in all of Niagara County," said Councilman Danny Sklarski, also a member of the program's board of directors. "The work they do is to be commended and I want ...

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  11. Albany Corruption Discussion - Kevin Hardwick; Pt IRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2011 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    ... a couple of my former students Mickey Kearns in the assembly and now rob or here's a state senator from Niagara county. They've heard me talk about that and hopefully well so far they've done well certainly Mickey Kearns is one of the leading voices ...

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  12. If No Silver, Then Who? - Kevin Hardwick; Pt IIIRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2011 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    ... assemblyman Robin shim injury Democrat great guy. A guy like array Walter. You know John Serrano from up in Niagara county you know these are these are good people there in it for the right reason I know the well. And you know everybody is gonna ...

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  13. Teacher Charged with Forcible TouchingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2011 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Newfane, NY Niagara County Sheriff's Deputies have arrested a Newfane teacher on charges of forcible touching. 42 year old Salvatore Anello has been charged after an investigation stemming from a complaint.

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  14. Newfane teacher arrested for forcible touchingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | WNED

    Niagara County Sheriff Deputies arrested Salvatore Anello, 42, of Niagara Falls yesterday following an investigation into a complaint. Anello is charged with one count of forcible touching, an A misdemeanor.

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  15. Niagara County urges brownfield program extensionRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    Niagara County lawmakers unanimously called on state legislators to overcome Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo's veto of legislation renewing the state's dozen-year-old brownfield cleanup program, which effectively canceled a set of tax credits that has spurred more than half a billion dollars in private investment in Niagara County. The move follows Sunday statements by the Cuomo administration that renewal of the tax credit program would receive the governor's backing, but only in severely financially distressed areas of the state.

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  16. Sanford's Niagara collection 2014 update publishedRead the original story

    Monday Jan 19 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    The Niagara County Historian's office has announced the publication of a new book that takes readers back almost 140 years to an era when Victorian architecture, steam-powered machinery and large, prosperous farms were common sights in Niagara County. The 246-page pictorial publication is a reprint of the Sanford 1879 "History of Niagara County, N.Y. with Illustrations, Descriptions of Its Scenery, Private Residences, Public Buildings, Fine Blocks, and Important Manufactories, and Portrait of Old Pioneers and Prominent Residents," a volume that offered 19th-century readers an impressive array of detailed drawings that showed prominent area homes, farms, industrial works and landmarks.

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  17. Niagara USA Chamber announces Chamber Honors 2015 Gala awardeesRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    The Niagara USA Chamber will hold its annual Chamber Honors 2015 Gala Feb. 27 at the Seneca Niagara Casino & Hotel Event Center. This annual dinner recognizes the businesses and business people making a positive impact on Niagara County.

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  18. New Cornerstone Ice Arena site for Eastern Conference ShowcaseRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    ... weekend of Feb. 6-8 in Pittsburgh. "The addition of the Cornerstone Ice Arena to the City of Lockport and to Niagara County provides a new state-of-the-art ice facility for teams to utilize in this area," said Niagara Tourism and Convention Corp. ...

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  19. Heart of Niagara Animal Rescue at Pet Supplies Plus SaturdayRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    ... be saved. Heart of Niagara Animal Rescue is a not-for-profit companion animal rescue organization based in Niagara County. Its mission is to protect the health and welfare of abandoned, unwanted and homeless animals. To date, volunteers have adopted ...

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  20. Niagara County GOP endorses Jastrzemski for clerkRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    Niagara County clerk candidate Joe Jastrzemski won the backing of the Niagara County Republican Party's executive committee Monday, the same night the party's former vice chairman officially took the reins of the party. "Joe Jastrzemski represents the very best that the Republican Party has to offer," said Niagara County GOP Chairman James Heuer, who stepped into his new role Monday.

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