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WASHINGTON, D.C., Aug. 16, 2011 - The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has designated 8 counties in New York as primary natural disaster areas due to damage and losses caused by excessive rain, flash flooding, high winds, lightning and cooler than normal temperatures that occurred March 1 – June 1, 2011.
The Cattaraugus County Museum and Research Library will be hosting a Civil War Weekend July 16th-17th. Featuring our ongoing exhibit: “The Civil War”, the museum will be open 11-4 both days.
The Cattaraugus County Sheriff’s Office is alerting the public to a phone scam that is generating in the Cattaraugus County Area.
Residents are being contacted by phone by an automated message from HSBC Bank stating that their debit or checking accounts have been frozen and then they are prompted to reactivate by pressing number one and then asking for your account number.
Do not respond to the numbers in the recording.
Attention Horse Owners; It’s not too late to vaccinate!
There is still time for horse owners to vaccinate their horses with the dog days of summer just underway. If you already vaccinated; consider vaccinating for Equine Encephalitis and West Nile virus. Equine encephalitis (eastern (EEE), western (WEE) or Venezuelan (VEE)) and West Nile Virus (WNV) belong to a group of viral diseases known as “Arboviruses”, diseases transmitted from asymptomatic wild birds and rodents to horses by biting insects like mosquitoes.
Tonight (June 16, 2011) is the night that the Department of the Aging is trying to raise $1830.00 towards a new van and with your help we can do it!
Come to the Ponderosa Steakhouse in Olean from 4 PM to 8 PM. 15% of the sales will be donated towards our goal!
You may even get the chance to have one of your county legislators or the Mayor of Olean to be your server. Door Prizes every 30 minutes!!
WE NEED YOU!! THANK YOU IN ADVANCE FOR YOUR SUPPORT OF THE MEALS ON WHEELS PROGRAM.