Tag Archives: Western New York

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Support Groups for Alzheimer’s Caregivers Offered Across WNY

Providing care for a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease can be stressful and isolating, but support groups can provide coping tools and a welcoming embrace from others in the same position. The Alzheimer’s Association Western New York chapter sponsors a number of caregiver support group across the region. The groups Continue reading →

Hawley Vets Cemetery


Assemblyman Steve Hawley (R,C,I-Batavia) joined elected officials in Pembroke on July 8, 2014 to announce details about the new Western New York Veterans Memorial Cemetery. Sen. Charles Schumer announced the cemetery may be named after William Donovan, a native Western New Yorker, World War I veteran and head of the Continue reading →


USDA Seeks Applications to Improve Rural Housing in Western New York

A USDA official announced in January that funds are available to help rural residents of western New York buy or repair single family homes. “Expanding and preserving homeownership is a major part of the foundation for a stronger, more prosperous rural New York,” said Lee Telega, USDA Rural Development New Continue reading →

Kevin Williams, vice president of Supply Chain at the Muller Quaker Dairy yogurt facility, and Assemblyman Steve Hawley discuss the facility’s operations

Hawley tours Muller Quaker Dairy Yogurt Facility

Assemblyman Steve Hawley (R,C,I-Batavia) recently toured the Muller Quaker Dairy yogurt facility in Batavia, meeting with management and staff to discuss the facility’s operations and impact on the local economy. The yogurt facility, featuring two warehouses, a recycling center and production space, sits on 82-acres of land and handles the Continue reading →

Volunteers of America of Western New York

Don’t Throw it Away…Call VOA! Did you know that VOA will pick up your gently used clothing, furniture or housewares for FREE? Call 585-647-1150 or go to www.voawny.org  to schedule your FREE home or office pick-up. Contact Person: Rebecca Jaffarian Day Phone: (585) 647-1150 Website: http://www.voawny.org/ Name of Organization: Volunteers Continue reading →