NEWARK — When Home Meal Service lost its meals-on-wheels contract last fall to The Arc Wayne, officials from both agencies expressed hope they could forge a partnership that would benefit both organizations and most importantly, Wayne County’s home-bound seniors.
LYONS — The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office and municipal police departments in the county will take part in STOP-DWI crackdown during the Halloween period.
SODUS — The U.S. Department of Education has awarded $2.5 million to expand mental health services in five Wayne County school districts under a five-year demonstration project.
ROCHESTER — State Sen. Pam Helming and Assemblyman Brian Manktelow may differ with Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo on a host of issues but not when it comes to Lake Ontario flooding.
ARCADIA — Police agencies stock their fleets with vehicles that aren’t much different than the ones civilians buy. It’s the modifications made after purchase that transform them into the cars and SUVs used by law enforcement and other first responders.
ALBANY — Gov. Andrew Cuomo said the Department of Environmental Conservation is filing a lawsuit against the International Joint Commission for what his office called “mismanagement of Lake Ontario water levels that caused catastrophic damage to shoreline communities.”
WALWORTH — Rep. John Katko, R-24 of Camillus, said the Wayne County Water and Sewer has been awarded $500,000 in Northern Border Regional Commission funding to support water infrastructure improvements.
LYONS — Only one in 10 people with addictions such as opioids will walk through the doors of a clinic to get help, said Jim Haitz, Wayne County’s director of mental health.
ARCADIA — State police have arrested a fire chief accused of stealing hundreds of dollars in bingo proceeds from the Marbletown department.
LYONS — Wayne County Sheriff Barry Virts said all law enforcement agencies in the county will take part in the Oct. 26 national pharmaceutical collection day.