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What to do about Challenging Behavior in the Home and Community

What to do about Challenging Behavior in the Home and Community

What to do About Challenging Behavior in the Home and Community

Date: Thursday, September 12, 2013
Time: 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location: Brighton Community Church 
                  1225 Brighton Road at Parkhurst Blvd
                  Tonawanda, NY 14150

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The Greater East Aurora Chamber and Roswell Park's Bosom Buddie Walk Partner for 2nd Annual Taste of

The Greater East Aurora Chamber and Roswell Park's Bosom Buddie Walk Partner for 2nd Annual Taste of

East Aurora, NY will play host to the Greater East Aurora Chamber of Commerce's 2nd Annual Taste of East Aurora on Saturday, September 14th when Main Street between Olean Road and Riley Streets comes alive with wonderful taste tempting samples of the finest cuisine available in the greater East Aurora area from 11am-5pm.

First Niagara Bank, Tops Friendly Markets, East Aurora Bee and Martyn Printing are the events title sponsors.   Additional supporting sponsors include Bath Fitter, Sysco Foods,  Vidler’s 5 & 10 and the Bar Bill restaurant whose support will add to the overall success of the event.  Tops Markets will provide a hospitality tent offering tables and seating for the event along with information on their specialty departments.

Former Bethlehem Site Ready for Development

BUFFALO, NY-- Lieutenant Governor Robert Duffy was in Western New York Wednesday morning to help announce a "rebirth" of the former Bethlehem Steel site.

Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz announced there is now 300 acres of land now "ready and waiting for business" at the former steel site.

Poloncarz says improved rail service opens up the land for investment opportunities and removes any obstacles.

At this time, no word yet on if any companies are interested in doing business at the site.

Effective Communication (Bilingual)

Effective Communication (Bilingual)

Effective Communication (Bilingual)

Date: September 11, 2013
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Location: The Belle Center
                104 Maryland Street
                  Buffalo, NY 14201

Participants will learn how to improve communication skills to effectively work with professionals who work with children who have a learning challenge or a disability.  This workshop will help participants learn how to work together and help their child be successful. (Geared toward parents)

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Jacobs to host "Passports on the Move" Outreach Event

Jacobs to host "Passports on the Move" Outreach Event

 County Clerk’s Office provides convenient Passport service
 

Erie County, NY- As a service to Erie County residents, County Clerk Chris Jacobs will be offering additional “Passports on the Move” outreach events the second Tuesday of each month. The next event will be held on Tuesday, September 10, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Erie County Auto Bureau, located in the Northtown Plaza, 3095 Sheridan Drive in Amherst.

“The Clerk’s Office is pleased to make this service available in order to meet the growing demand for passports,” said County Clerk Jacobs. “I want to make County government more customer-centered, including offering convenient alternatives for our customers to obtain passports.”

5K Run in the Country to Benefit Buffalo Niagara Heritage Village

5K Run in the Country to Benefit Buffalo Niagara Heritage Village

Buffalo Niagara Heritage Village invites runners across Western New York to participate in the second annual 5K Run in the Country on Saturday, Sept. 28. Runners and walkers will enjoy a flat, fast and scenic certified course that begins and ends at Heritage Village, 3755 Tonawanda Creek Road, Amherst.

In addition to the natural beauty of the scenic course, awards for various age groups are being specially handcrafted by the skilled Buffalo Niagara Heritage Village blacksmith. These unique awards are sure to become the main attraction in any trophy case. The first 200 prepaid registrants will also receive a commemorative long-sleeve T-shirt.

Celebrate National Eye Health Week with an Eye Exam

Celebrate National Eye Health Week with an Eye Exam

 

Western New York and the world will celebrate National Eye Health Week from Sept. 16-22. That being said, when’s the last time you had your eyes examined by a trained eye care professional?

Combined with the excitement of back-to-school season and September is the perfect month to make sure you’re seeing clearly well into the future.