CATTARAUGUS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE
TAKING BACK UNWANTED PRESCRIPTION DRUGS SEPTEMBER 27
Little Valley – On September 27 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Cattaraugus County Sheriff’s Office and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will give the public its ninth opportunity in four years to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs. Bring your pills for disposal to the sites listed below.
It’s NOT “just skin cancer…”
Submitted by Debra Nichols, Public Health Educator, Cattaraugus County Health Department
In July of both 2011 and 2012, I submitted articles, Safe Sun? No Way!, for the Healthy Living publications regarding my own experiences with Melanoma, the most potent form of skin cancer.
The Cattaraugus County Department of the Aging will be assisting individuals age 60 and over with HEAP applications. Senior citizens in Cattaraugus County who received a regular HEAP benefit last HEAP season will receive an application by mail this year.
The Cattaraugus County Sheriff’s Office will be hosting a hunters’ education class for the gun portion only on the following dates and time: Monday, September 22, 2014 and Tuesday, September 23, 2014 from 4:30 to 10:00 p.m. The class will be held at theSalamancaJr./Sr.
The Cattaraugus County Board of Elections has consolidated election districts from 55 to 51 and has released sample ballots for the upcoming Primary Elections on September 9, 2014.