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Giving Thanks: Legislator Steed’s Annual Falls Thanksgiving Dinner Monday

NIAGARA FALLS—Niagara County Legislator Owen Steed will partner with several community agencies and groups to offer his annual Thanksgiving Dinner on Monday, he announced this morning.
Friday, November 17, 2017/Author: Christian Peck/Number of views (58)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 3.0
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NT DMV's State Computer System Down: Unable to Process Images, Enhanced Drivers Licenses, Scan Documents

NORTH TONAWANDA—Niagara County Clerk Joseph A. Jastrzemski is urging motorists to consider visiting the Lockport or Niagara Falls Department of Motor Vehicles offices due to a major outage in the state computer system utilized at the North Tonawanda DMV.
Monday, November 13, 2017/Author: Christian Peck/Number of views (271)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Pistol Recertification Town Halls Continue: Jastrzemski Cites Heavy Turnout at Lewiston, NT Seminars as He Announces Two More Around County

LOCKPORT—When County Clerk Joseph A. Jastrzemski hosted two meetings addressing the pistol permit recertification requirement in the controversial NY SAFE Act in Lewiston and North Tonawanda last week, he was greeted by rooms packed to capacity.

Thursday, November 09, 2017/Author: Christian Peck/Number of views (167)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 5.0
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Tackling Blight: State Approves County Land Bank

LOCKPORT—Niagara County economic development officials have received official word that the state has approved the creation of a new regional landbank operated in conjunction with North Tonawanda, Lockport, Niagara Falls, and Orleans County.

Monday, November 06, 2017/Author: Christian Peck/Number of views (185)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 5.0
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Help Wanted: County Seeking Restaurateur to Operate Golf Course Canteen

LOCKPORT—Nothing goes better after a round of golf than a good drink and a tasty meal, and Niagara County is looking for someone to cook it.

 

Monday, November 06, 2017/Author: Christian Peck/Number of views (295)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 3.5
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County Leaders to Talk Pistol Recertification: Jastrzemski, Legislators Planning Meetings in Lewiston, North Tonawanda to Address Public Questions, Assist with Process

LEWISTON—County Clerk Joseph A. Jastrzemski is planning to address one of the more confusing aspects of the controversial NY SAFE Act gun control law at a series of meetings planned around Niagara County in coming weeks, ahead of a Jan. 31 compliance deadline that puts some gun owners’ pistol permits in jeopardy.

Monday, October 30, 2017/Author: Christian Peck/Number of views (481)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 5.0
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Criminals 'Ready for Their Closeup': DA, NT Leaders to Sign Up Security Cameras for Operation Safe-Cam Saturday

NORTH TONAWANDA—Niagara County’s District Attorney and the majority leader of the Niagara County Legislature will lead an effort Saturday to sign business owners up in the county’s new registry of private security cameras.
Monday, October 23, 2017/Author: Christian Peck/Number of views (280)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 5.0
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Electronics Recycling Set: Oct. 21 Event in Lewiston Gives Public Opportunity to Part with Obsolete Technology

LEWISTON—County residents will have the opportunity to rid themselves of obsolete technology and old office equipment next weekend at a recycling event being held in the town of Lewiston.

 

The free electronics recycling event, set for Saturday, Oct. 21, was announced jointly by Niagara County Legislator Rebecca Wydysh, Lewiston Supervisor Steve Broderick, and Lewiston Highway Superintendent Dave Trane. Lewiston, Modern Corp. and Sunnking Inc. are partnering with the Niagara County Refuse District to provide residents an opportunity to dispose of electronics—which are heavily regulated under New York State’s refuse laws.

Tuesday, October 17, 2017/Author: Christian Peck/Number of views (329)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Smile! You're on Camera: Bradt, Wojtaszek, Voutour Rolling Out Plan to Preempt Crime, Keep Communities Safe New Position, Tools Come in Response to New FBI Crime Statistics

NORTH TONAWANDA—Criminals should take their illicit business elsewhere, the majority leader of the Niagara County Legislature said today after a series of meetings with Niagara County’s District Attorney prompted by new crime statistics and increased concerns about public safety.

Thursday, October 12, 2017/Author: Christian Peck/Number of views (359)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 2.0
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Retaining Wall at Olcott Yacht Club Collapses

Likely Result of Springtime Flooding Due to Elevated Lake Levels

OLCOTT BEACH—A steel retaining wall located at the Olcott Yacht Club has collapsed, causing widespread destabilization of the land adjacent to the main building.

 The Yacht Club is located at 1535 Van Buren, Olcott.

Monday, October 02, 2017/Author: Christian Peck/Number of views (486)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 3.0
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