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Senior Farmers' Market Coupon Distribution Schedule

News from Aging posted on Tue, 06/27/2017 - 1:52pm
Senior Farmers' Market Nutrition Program

Senior Farmers' Market Nutrition Program

Cathy Mackay, director of the Cattaraugus County Department of the Aging/NY Connects, has announced that Cattaraugus County has been awarded 840 Senior Farmers Market coupon booklets valued at $16,800. Each booklet contains five $4.00 coupons ($20.00 value), and can be used to purchase fresh fruits and vegetables at participating Farmers Markets in Cattaraugus County.

New York State Department of Labor Hiring Event

News from Human Resources, One Stop posted on Thu, 06/22/2017 - 3:32pm
New York State Department of Labor Hiring Event

New York State Department of Labor Hiring Event Friday, 6/30/17 10 am to Noon

From New York State Department of Labor: Questions? Call 716-487-5104

Come meet with several local business recruiting for the following positions:

Capture Analyst
Collection Specialist
Office Support
Retail
Quality Assurance Coordinator
Bilingual Collection Specialist
Quality Control Manager...and more...

Friday, June 30, 2017
10:00 Am - 12:00 Noon
Cattaraugus Career Center
175 North Union Street
Olean, New York 14760

New York State Department of Labor Hiring Event

News from Human Resources, One Stop posted on Thu, 06/22/2017 - 3:23pm

From New York State Department of Labor: Questions? Call 716-487-5104

Come meet with several local business recruiting for the following positions:

Capture Analyst
Collection Specialist
Office Support
Retail
Quality Assurance Coordinator
Bilingual Collection Specialist
Quality Control Manager...and more...

Friday, June 30, 2017
10:00 Am - 12:00 Noon
Cattaraugus Career Center
175 North Union Street
Olean, New York 14760

The Cattaraugus County Museum will be open on additional summer Saturdays

News from Museum posted on Thu, 06/22/2017 - 1:25pm

Due to the number of people who have expressed interest in visiting the museum to see our exhibits, particularly the Randolph Mammoth, but cannot make it during our regular weekday hours, we will be adding some Saturday hours to our schedule this summer.

The museum will be open on the first and third Saturdays during July and August from 10-2.

The museum is located in the Stone House, 9824 Route 16 in Machias.  Our regular hours are Monday through Thursday from 9-4.  Contact us at 716-353-8200 for any additional information.

2017 Academy Graduation Announcement

News from Sheriff's Office posted on Fri, 06/16/2017 - 3:53pm

Left to Right: Cpt. Jordan Haines, Deputy Richard Love, Brandon Snyder, Richard Love II, Brandon Groth, Matthew Yanda, Zachary Petrichko, Deputy David Schuman, Lt. Melanie Churakos

Sheriff Timothy S. Whitcomb and the members of the Cattaraugus County Sheriff’s Office would like to congratulate the 62nd Session of the Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Academy upon their graduation from the basic course for police officers. Five Cattaraugus County residents completed the Basic Course for Police Officers academy training, which began in August 2016 and concluded June 15, 2017 at graduation.

Mosquito Control Notice

News from Environmental Health, Health posted on Fri, 06/16/2017 - 1:00am

The Cattaraugus County Health Department may conduct aerial spraying to kill mosquito larvae in breeding areas located in the townships of: Allegany, Carrollton, Great Valley, Hinsdale, Olean, Portville and Salamanca. Copies of maps indicating the proposed treatment sites, together with this notification, have been placed in the Town Clerk’s office in the Towns of Allegany, Carrollton, Great Valley, Hinsdale, Olean, Portville and Salamanca; in the Village Clerk’s office in the Village of Portville; and in the City Clerk’s office in the cities of Olean and Salamanca.

Aging commemorates World Elder Abuse Awareness Day on June 15, 2017

News from Aging posted on Wed, 06/14/2017 - 5:27pm
World Elder Abuse Awareness Day: Building Strong Support for Elders

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day: Building Strong Support for Elders

The Cattaraugus County Department of the Aging commemorates WEAAD (World Elder Abuse Awareness Day) on June 15, 2017. This year’s theme is: One person. One action. One Nation. United against elder abuse.

DMV Warns Consumers of Fake Ticket Email Hoax

News from Aging, DMV posted on Thu, 06/01/2017 - 5:07pm
Fake Ticket Email Hoax meant to collect Personal Information. NYS DMV

Fake Ticket Email Hoax meant to collect Personal Information. NYS DMV

The New York State Department of Motor Vehicles is warning consumers of a fake ticket email hoax meant to collect personal information. Please share the below with colleagues, older adults and their families, and others who may be interested.

Aging Out Loud with Mecanna Metzler

News from Aging posted on Fri, 05/26/2017 - 12:18pm

May is Older Americans Month. Throughout the month, the Cattaraugus County Dept. of the Aging has been identifying older adults within the community that are living life to the fullest and "AGING OUT LOUD". Hundreds of seniors attended this month's RSVP (Retired and Senior Volunteer Program) gala and spent two days being recognized for all the amazing contributions they make to our county. This week, Department of Aging staff caught up with 101 year old Mecanna Metzler.

Vendors sought for 2017 OnoFest

News from Economic Development, Planning and Tourism, Public Works posted on Wed, 05/24/2017 - 5:47pm
Vendors wanted for the 10th Annual OnoFest at the Onoville Marina

Vendors wanted for the 10th Annual OnoFest at the Onoville Marina. www.EMFun.us/OnoFest

Cattaraugus County Department of Economic Development, Planning and Tourism is in preparations for the 10th Annual OnoFest being held Saturday, July 22, 2017 at the Onoville Marina, 8 miles south of Exit 17 off I 86 on West Perimeter Road, Steamburg, NY.

OnoFest is a one day event that will start at 1:00 pm and run to 9:30 p.m. It is a family oriented event scheduled to have arts; crafts; food; games and contests for the young and old alike; bands throughout the day with a grand finale of fireworks at dusk!