he state Department of Environmental Conservation is seeking public comment on a proposal that Mensch submitted under the Brownfield Cleanup Program.
Any party that fails to respond to a pervasive threat to public safety is failing, both their constituents and themselves, the News Editorial Board says.
The county's Vax Visit program aims to deliver vaccine to the doorstep of any county resident who requests it.
"Right now I do not have any change to report in our position on the Bills’ fan attendance issue," said County Executive Mark Poloncarz's spokesman Peter Anderson, despite the state's rollback of capacity and social distancing restrictions earlier this week.
The shots are being offered to inmates but are not being required, spokesman Scott Zylka said.
The Emergency Broadband Benefit (“EBB”) is a temporary Federal Communications Commission (“FCC”) program to lower the cost of broadband servic…
In a news release Saturday, the DEC said high sulfur dioxide levels were found at the nearby athletic field at the Medaille College Sports Complex at Buffalo Color Park on Elk Street.
Camp programs arer designed to support the social-emotional growth, cognitive development and physical well-being of children.
Physicians groups are coming to the defense of Erie County Health Commissioner Dr. Gale Burstein and the Health Department she runs.
"The expectations are clear from our school leaders. Our school leaders cannot take on the liability associated with splitting off from the ECDOH's recommendations," Section VI president Brett Banker said.
What frustrates wrestlers, their coaches and families is that they don't understand how their sport could be considered more risky than football, basketball and ice hockey.
One year into the pandemic and New York State and the Department of Health is still keeping our seniors prisoner and isolating them. My mom al…
Advocates of nursing home residents have been criticizing the legal immunity for months, claiming it has made facilities and those who work and operate them unaccountable for their actions.
I am aware of the criticisms of the Covid-19 vaccine rollout. I agree that as a nation our response to the pandemic, and the vaccine rollout l…
"The solution would require precise timing and, as importantly, blazing speed on my part. Without both components coming together, there would be no Covid vaccine for me."
Sacred Heart’s season is over before the start of the Monsignor Martin playoffs.
The approval required that almost no employees of HealthNow can be laid off for the next three years and that the two companies must spend at least $10 million to improve racial and health inequities in the Buffalo and Albany markets.
Families are upset that they still aren't allowed to have contact visits with relatives in nursing homes.
The no-shows create multiple problems for vaccine providers and public health officials, who are begging patients to complete the full vaccine series.
Gov. Cuomo went on the defensive Friday against widespread criticism that his administration undercounted by more than 4,000 the number of nursing home patients who died of Covid-19.
When a dementia resident at a troubled Delaware Avenue nursing home escaped through a third-story window and fell 34 feet, his dying request w…
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"Why Health Commissioner Howard Zucker – and more importantly, Gov. Andrew Cuomo – didn’t simply fix, or at least acknowledge, this accounting issue months ago is beyond understanding," writes The News' Editorial Board.
State Supreme Court Justice Mark A. Montour said Debra Ann Donnelly must produce any documents she has and answer questions under oath.
The U.S. rollout of the Covid-19 vaccine has proven even slower and more disjointed than public health experts predicted.