WNY NORML response to stances on Legalization in NYS

"WNY NORML’s Response to Cuomo’s stance on legalization, and an article published in the East Aurora Advertiser. Governor Andrew Cuomo responded to reporters on the issue of cannabis...

Juvenile Detention Alternatives Initiative seeks community input

The  Juvenile Detention Alternatives Initiative (“JDAI”), a collaboration between the Erie County Department of Social Services (“ECDSS”), Erie County Family Court and the New York State Office...
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Constituents Call on Rep. Chris Collins to Host Town Hall

More than 150 citizens attended a “Demonstration to Demand Answers” outside Rep. Chris Collins’ office today.  The rally was critical of Rep. Collins for not being accessible...
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Turn 27 Blue

The Democratic Chairs from the eight counties which comprise New York's 27th congressional district announce their new initiative "Turn 27 Blue": a joint effort with grassroots groups to identify...

FDA Taking Closer Look at ‘Antibacterial’ Soap

"New data suggest that the risks associated with long-term, daily use of antibacterial soaps may outweigh the benefits," says one researcher. News from the FDA: When you're buying soaps and body washes, do you reach for the bar or bottle labeled "antibacterial…

ERIE COUNTY ANNOUNCES HAZARDOUS HOUSEHOLD WASTE DROPOFF DATES

The Erie County Department of Environment & Planning, in cooperation with the Town of Amherst, Erie Community College, and Northeast Southtowns Solid Waste Management (“NEST”) has announced...

Details on Buffalo March For Science – April 22

This Earth Day, April 22nd, Western New Yorkers will March in Buffalo alongside the National March for Science in DC to protect our health, environment, education, and...
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David DiPietro’s Queer Dance Party in Protest of Assemblyman’s Racist Agenda

Members of the group Queers for Racial Justice graced Assembly Member DiPietro’s District Office with a dance party/ protest meant to highlight his involvement in the TEA...
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Legislator Grant Calls for National Children’s Day

While the United States is known for hosting many national holidays, one day in particular that Erie County Legislator Betty Jean Grant believes deserves more attention is...

Junior Achievement of WNY’s 33rd Annual JA Bowl-A-Thon

This annual bowling event, celebrating 33 years in Western New York, helps raise funds for Junior Achievement of WNY’s (JA) financial literacy, entrepreneurship and work-readiness programs for...

Eric Eve, Grandson of Arthur O. Eve Brings His Own Form of Activism to...

ERIC EVE ENTERPRISES - PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Eric Eve, Grandson of Arthur O. Eve - a former New York State politician and activist, Brings His Own Form...

New Profile of Buffalo Highlights Dramatic Inequities and Opportunities to Reverse Them

Community-based organizations and advocacy groups in Buffalo have partnered with national research institute PolicyLink to develop a groundbreaking new profile of the city. Advancing Health Equity and...
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