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On Saturday, April 6, 2019, Autism Services, Inc. and the Autism Society Western New York are pleased to present “ASD: Emerging Sexuality and Safety Across the Lifespan” presented by Dr. Lori Jeanne Peloquin. For over 30 years, Dr. Peloquin has treated individuals with developmental and learning disorders and their families, focusing on children, teens and young adults with Anxiety, Regulatory, Se... »

The Boy Scouts Welcome Erie County Sheriff’s Office to The First Aid Rally: An Emergency First Aid Training and Simulation Event

The Greater Niagara Frontier Council of the Boy Scouts of America will take place on Saturday, February 2, 2019 from 8:30am to 4:30pm at West Seneca West Middle School, 395 Center Road, West Seneca, NY 14224. The event is open to Scouts and non-Scouts ages 9 to 20. Registration is $5 before January 23, $8 after, online at https://bit.ly/2CQ1uHS through 1/31. Youth can also become a Scout at the ev... »

THE INDEPENDENT HEALTH AND BUFFALO BILLS HEALTH & WELLNESS CHALLENGE CONTINUES TO INSPIRE WESTERN NEW YORKERS TO LIVE HEALTHIER

The Independent Health and Buffalo Bills Health & Wellness Challenge continues to motivate Western New Yorkers to get active, eat right and take charge of their health. More than 27,000 individuals – including 2,725 new participants – registered for this past fall’s Health & Wellness Challenge, which ran from October 22 through December 2. Participants were once again challenged to integra... »

Intensive Care Unit Renovated for Veterans VA: Western New York Healthcare System Continues With Modernization of Facilities

VA Western New York Healthcare System will celebrate the renovation of the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) with a ribbon cutting ceremony on Tuesday, January 22 at 10:30am. Veterans in need of critical care and those who have surgery receive one-on-one care in the ICU from a highly skilled health care team, to include doctors, nurses, respiratory therapists, physical therapists and pharmacists, until th... »

Michael Campbell MD Joins ECVA

Eye Care & Vision Associates (ECVA) Appoints Eye Physician and Surgeon Michael O. Campbell, MD. The physicians of Eye Care & Vision Associates (ECVA)announce that Michael O. Campbell, MD, has joined the practice as eye physician and surgeon. Dr. Campbell, a board-certified ophthalmologist with more than nine years’ experience in comprehensive eye care in New York and Pennsylvania, speciali... »

Facilities Cited for Tobacco Sales to Minors

Niagara County Department of Health Cites Facilities for Tobacco Sales to Minors The Niagara County Department of Health andthe Niagara County Sheriff’s Office, under contract with the Department, have been conducting tobacco compliance checks throughout Niagara County since July 1, 1999. Every facility that sells tobacco to the public will receive a compliance check, including all vending machine... »

Tobacco Legislation

American Heart Association Praises Governor Cuomo’s support of tobacco legislation The American Heart Association praised Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s announcement today that the 2019 proposed Executive Budget will include measures to raise the minimum legal sales age of tobacco products to 21; proposes banning tobacco sales in pharmacies; and proposes banning flavored e-cigarettes. “We have been pushing f... »

Breast Cancer Network Donates $10,000 to Metastatic Research

Breast Cancer Metastatic Research Buffalo, NY, January 9, 2019-The Breast Cancer Network of WNY (BCN)presented a donation of$10,000 for metastatic breast cancer researchto the Research Initiative Fund of the Breast Cancer Coalition of Rochester on December 5th. The donation will be used to help fund the Coalition’s annual grant awards to scientific researchers in central and western New York state... »

Career Opportunity – Program Director

New Working Group Focused on Capacity Building & Strengthening Local Nonprofits Seeking Experienced Program Director Buffalo, NY (Jan. 10, 2019) – Five local foundations and two consultants have joined together to form a new working group geared towards providing capacity building support and assistance to nonprofits organizations in Western New York, including Monroe County. The new working g... »

Atwal Remodeling at Main Street

Atwal Eye Care has completed the renovation of its location at 4590 Main Street, Amherst The complete interior was gutted and remodeled with new walls, windows, ceilings, carpet, electrical and heating and  air conditioning units. The total costs of renovations including equipment is over $350,000. »

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