>Bereavement support groups offered over eight weeks
YOUNGSTOWN -- First Presbyterian Church has partnered with Niagara Hospice to offer an eight-week series of bereavement support groups that is open to all those age 17 and over who are experiencing grief-related loss.
The goal of the series is to help people work through their grief and give them the necessary tools to help in their everyday lives.
Sessions will be held from 6:30 to 8 p.m. beginning today and continuing through May 4 at the church, 100 Church St.
All eight sessions are free and will be facilitated by Niagara Hospice Outreach Counselor Jennifer Peth.
For more information or to register, call 280-0777 or send an e-mail to OutreachServices@NiagaraHospice.com.
>Task force will discuss property maintenance
NORTH TONAWANDA -- The city's Property Maintenance Task Force will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday in City Hall, 216 Payne Ave.
The group's agenda includes an update on the former incinerator on Walck Road and Erie Avenue, as well as a review of the city's policies for large-item trash pickup.
The committee was formed in 2008 to deal with blighted properties.
The meeting is open to the public.