Community News

Allegany County Sheriff’s Office Supports Shop with a Cop Program

Allegany County Sheriff Rick Whitney presented a check for $1,850.00 to Linda Bierman of the Wellsville Kmart store for the annual Shop with a Cop program. The money was raised through the sheriff’s office beard-for-bucks program where officers can grow beards from October 1st – December 31st if they donate $25 to the program, the […]


County Tourism Continues to Grow

Word is getting out that Allegany County does have what people are looking for in ways of recreation and tourism. From the beautiful outdoors and year-round, almost daily events, to our rich American History and natural resources, our county is on an increasing path of tourism growth. Tourism is attracting sportsmen, and women, young and […]


Cornell University Cooperative Extension Annual Meeting

Please join Cooperative Extension for our 2017 Annual Meeting. Evening begins at 6:30 pm on Tuesday, November 14 at the First United Methodist Church 79 Madison Street Wellsville, NY. Our Keynote Speaker will be Carl Moody, Regional Dairy Processing Specialist with the Cornell Cooperative Extension Harvest New York Team. He will speak on the Dairy […]


NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ON 2018 COUNTY TENTATIVE BUDGET

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of Legislators of the County of Allegany will hold before it at 7:00 p.m. on November 9, 2017, in Room 221 of the County Office Building, 7 Court Street, Belmont, New York, a public hearing on the tentative budget of said County for its 2018 fiscal year which […]


ACYPG plans Autumn Affair at the Wellsville Creative Arts Center

Looking to connect with other professionals in Allegany County? Come join the Allegany County Young Professionals Group at the Wellsville Creative Arts Center on Thursday, October 26th at 6:00pm for an evening of great food, networking, and fun! “We had a successful kick-off event in April, but decided to take the Summer off due to […]


NYS Pistol Permit Recertification Reminder

As many of you are aware, the Safe Act, which was signed by Governor Cuomo on January 15, 2013 requires that all NYS Pistol Permit holders recertify their permits prior to January 31, 2018. The purpose of this recertification is to be sure that all permit holder information is up-to-date including name, address and the […]


Allegany County Farmer Neighbor Dinner & Taste of Local Farms

You are cordially invited to attend the 4th Annual Allegany County Farmer Neighbor Dinner to be held Wednesday September 27, 2017 at the Lake Lodge located at 6107 Terbury Road in Alfred Station. The evening hosted by Cornell Cooperative Extension of Allegany County, Soil & Water Conservation District, Natural Resource Conservation Service, Farm Service Agency […]


Allegany County Sheriff’s Office Open House September 21st

Governor Cuomo has proclaimed the week of September 17-23, 2017 to be Sheriff’s Week in New York State. Sheriff’s Week celebrates the significant contributions made by the office of sheriff in county government and in the statewide criminal justice system. In celebration of Sheriff’s Week in New York State the Allegany County Sheriff’s Office will […]


Reminder of the Free Fall pH Clinics with Cornell Cooperative Extension

Allegany County Cornell Cooperative Extension Master Gardeners are hosting pH Clinics this fall where you can have your soil tested for free! Have your soil tested for free to see if you need to add lime or sulfur to adjust the pH and see your garden respond next year! Limit of two soil samples per person. […]