Senior Wellness and Nutrition Program Awarded $2,000 Share The Love Grant from Meals on Wheels America

News from Aging posted on Thu, 03/03/2016 - 12:36pm

Subaru's eighth Share the Love Event supports Cattaraugus County seniors! The Cattaraugus County Department of the Aging's Senior Wellness and Nutrition program is proud to announce it has received a $2,000 grant from Meals on Wheels America

View Sample Ballots for the 2016 Village Elections

News from Board of Elections posted on Thu, 02/25/2016 - 3:19pm
View SAMPLE ballots in the 2016 Village Elections

View SAMPLE ballots in the 2016 Village Elections

Voters can view the sample ballot for their village elections before heading to the polls on March 15, 2016.

2016 Farmer-Neighbor Dinner

News from Economic Development, Planning and Tourism posted on Tue, 02/23/2016 - 2:33pm

The 5th Annual Cattaraugus County Farmer-Neighbor Dinner on Wednesday, April 13, 2016 at the West Valley Fire Hall, 9091 Route 240, West Valley, NY will be hosted by the Cattaraugus County Agricultural and Farmland Protection Board, along with the Cattaraugus County Department of Economic Development, Planning and Tourism, the Cattaraugus County Farm Bureau, the Cattaraugus County Soil and Water Conservation District and the Southern Tier West Regional Planning and Development Board.

Warning of IRS Call Scam

News from Sheriff's Office posted on Thu, 02/18/2016 - 3:23pm

The Cattaraugus County Sheriff's Office has issued a warning to its residents about scam artists reportedly posing as IRS employees.

The scam begins with a resident receiving a call from someone reporting to be an agent of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). The caller informs the resident they owe money to the IRS and demands it be paid promptly through a pre-loaded debit card or wire transfer. If the victim refuses to cooperate, they are then threatened with arrest or suspension of a business or driver’s license.

Education Session on GRANTS.GOV

News from Economic Development, Planning and Tourism posted on Wed, 02/17/2016 - 3:49pm

An education session for municipalities, fire departments and organizations in Cattaraugus County on the registration process to be eligible to apply for Federal grant funding

Summer at the Stone House 2016

News from Museum posted on Tue, 02/16/2016 - 6:39pm

Summer at the Stone House 2016 will occurr every 2nd and 4th Thursdays, June through August from 7:00pm at the Cattaraugus County Museum.

EMT and Fire Training Classes Canceled for 2/16/16, Due to Weather

News from Emergency Medical Services, Emergency Services posted on Tue, 02/16/2016 - 2:45pm


EMT Class in Allegany

EMT Class in Little Valley

Fire Officer 1 Class in Yorkshire

Fire Behavior Arson Awareness Class


Call the Office of Emergency Services with questions at (716) 938-2213.  Thank you and have a good night.

Quit Smoking Support Program

By: Health

Please note that this event has expired!
Repeats every week until Tue Mar 29 2016 .
Tue, 02/09/2016 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Tue, 02/16/2016 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Tue, 02/23/2016 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Tue, 03/01/2016 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Tue, 03/08/2016 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Tue, 03/15/2016 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Tue, 03/22/2016 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Tue, 03/29/2016 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Want to kick the nicotine habit, or make sure you don't resume it?

There is a Support Group that can help.

Day: Tuesdays

Time: 7pm-8pm

Facilitators: Eamonn D'Arcy, counselor; Betty D'Arcy, RN

The program is FREE and Refreshments are provided

Sponsored by Cattaraugus County Health Department

Registration is encouraged by calling 716-701-3383


News from Health posted on Fri, 02/05/2016 - 5:11pm

Zika virus disease is a mosquito-borne disease caused by Zika virus (ZIKV) which causes in general a mild febrile illness with maculo-papular rash.  There is no prophylaxis, treatment or vaccine to protect against ZIKV infection.  Therefore, preventive personal measures are recommended to avoid mosquito bites during the daytime.  Local transmission of ZIKV has not been reported in the continental United States.  Pregnant women in any trimester should consider postponing travel to areas of Zika virus transmission.Read More

Free Powerful Tools for Caregivers Classes

News from Aging posted on Tue, 02/02/2016 - 7:23pm

Do you help an older relative or friend? Do you sometimes feel overwhelmed from juggling your own life and the responsibilities of caregiving? If so, you may benefit from our FREE Powerful Tools for Caregivers classes.