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The Buffalo News
Where we live: Town of Tonawanda - The Buffalo NewsTown of Tonawanda Work on Tonawanda Rails to Trails, a 12-foot-wide asphalt pa
Where we live: Town of Tonawanda - The Buffalo News
The Buffalo News / Posted 15 hours ago
Town of Tonawanda Work on Tonawanda Rails to Trails, a 12-foot-wide asphalt pathway that will bisect the eastern part of the town, is expected to be complete by Nov. 30, officials announced last week. The 4-mile trail replaces an old, disused... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Work at Scoby Dam to revitalize its fisheryIn what’s being hailed as a win-win for conservationists and anglers, steelhead
Work at Scoby Dam to revitalize its fishery
The Buffalo News / Posted 12 days ago
In what’s being hailed as a win-win for conservationists and anglers, steelhead trout each fall will be able to swim the 70-mile length of Cattaraugus Creek, between Sunset Bay and Java Lake, to spawn for the first time in almost a century. The U.S.... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Plan selected to lower Scoby Dam and boost fishing in Cattaraugus CreekA plan to lower the decaying 93-year-old Scoby Dam in Springville by 25 feet ha
Plan selected to lower Scoby Dam and boost fishing in Cattaraugus Creek
The Buffalo News / Posted 12 days ago
A plan to lower the decaying 93-year-old Scoby Dam in Springville by 25 feet has been approved, with the idea the project will open 70 miles of high-quality spawning of native fish while still blocking invasive species along Cattaraugus Creek,... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Sheriffs past and present gather to honor founder of Erie County narcotics unitThe 20 or so past and present members of the Erie County Sheriff’s narcotics un
Sheriffs past and present gather to honor founder of Erie County narcotics unit
The Buffalo News / Posted 19 days ago
The 20 or so past and present members of the Erie County Sheriff’s narcotics unit who gathered together Wednesday night have centuries of combined experience in taking drugs off the streets. But, for them, only one year matters most – 1970, the year... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Poloncarz signs microbeads lawErie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz Wednesday signed a law that will prohib
Poloncarz signs microbeads law
The Buffalo News / Posted 19 days ago
Erie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz Wednesday signed a law that will prohibit the sale of personal cosmetic products containing microbeads.. Microbeads are a synthetic ingredient that are added to more than 100 cosmetic products ranging from... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Wilson weighs in on microbeads banWILSON – The Town of Wilson, on the Lake Ontario shoreline, is weighing in agai
Wilson weighs in on microbeads ban
The Buffalo News / Posted 19 days ago
WILSON – The Town of Wilson, on the Lake Ontario shoreline, is weighing in against the sale of cosmetic products containing microbeads. The Town Board voted Wednesday to ask the Niagara County Legislature to join Erie County in banning the sale of... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Consumers, companies prepare for Erie County microbead banDental hygienist Sarah Lewis can always tell when one of her patients uses Cres
Consumers, companies prepare for Erie County microbead ban
The Buffalo News / Posted 20 days ago
Dental hygienist Sarah Lewis can always tell when one of her patients uses Crest 3D White toothpaste – she finds the toothpaste’s tell-tale tiny, blue microbeads trapped between their teeth and gums. Janice Feggans stopped using her favorite foaming... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Consumers, companies prepare for micobead banDental hygienist Sarah Lewis can always tell when one of her patients uses Cres
Consumers, companies prepare for micobead ban
The Buffalo News / Posted 20 days ago
Dental hygienist Sarah Lewis can always tell when one of her patients uses Crest 3D White toothpaste – she finds the toothpaste’s tell-tale tiny, blue microbeads trapped between their teeth and gums. Janice Feggans stopped using her favorite foaming... Read more
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The Buffalo News
‘Rewilding’ flower seed project set to bloom across Erie CountyThe latest public art project underway, “Rewilding New York,” is set to bloom a
‘Rewilding’ flower seed project set to bloom across Erie County
The Buffalo News / Posted 21 days ago
The latest public art project underway, “Rewilding New York,” is set to bloom across Erie County, and officials say the new project is bursting with potential. Erie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz, two Albright-Knox Art Gallery officials, and... Read more
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The Buffalo News
‘Rewilding’ flower seed project set to bloom across Erie CountyThe latest public art project underway, “Rewilding New York,” is set to bloom a
‘Rewilding’ flower seed project set to bloom across Erie County
The Buffalo News / Posted 21 days ago
The latest public art project underway, “Rewilding New York,” is set to bloom across Erie County, and officials say the new project is bursting with potential. Erie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz, two Albright-Knox officials, and members of the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Wildflower public art initiative to be unveiled on MondayErie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz is set to unveil the newest work of pub
Wildflower public art initiative to be unveiled on Monday
The Buffalo News / Posted 24 days ago
Erie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz is set to unveil the newest work of public art in his Public Art Initiative at 2 p.m. Monday. The new project, by artist Jenny Kendler, involves the dispersal of native wildflower seeds to residents throughout... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Erie County public hearing on microbeads ban planned for TuesdayErie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz will hold a public hearing at 2 p.m. Tu
Erie County public hearing on microbeads ban planned for Tuesday
The Buffalo News / Posted 24 days ago
Erie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz will hold a public hearing at 2 p.m. Tuesday on a local law that bans the sale of personal cosmetic products containing microbeads in Erie County. The law was passed unanimously by the County Legislature at... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Chowing down for charity: Local animal lovers leap at SPCA biscuit challengeRemember last summer’s ice bucket challenge, when people dumped pails of ice wa
Chowing down for charity: Local animal lovers leap at SPCA biscuit challenge
The Buffalo News / Posted 29 days ago
Remember last summer’s ice bucket challenge, when people dumped pails of ice water on their heads to raise funds for ALS? The videos went viral. This year, people will be chowing down – on dog biscuits – for the local SPCA. Just like the ice-bucket... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Phase II of Rush Creek Interceptor Project underway in BlasdellConstruction for Phase II of the Rush Creek Interceptor Project in the Village
Phase II of Rush Creek Interceptor Project underway in Blasdell
The Buffalo News / Posted a month ago
Construction for Phase II of the Rush Creek Interceptor Project in the Village of Blasdell began this week. The project involves the construction of sewers to collect wastewater from the Bladell Wastewater Treatment Plant, three pumping stations and... Read more

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