Community News

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. […]



Allegany County Announces Flu Clinic Schedule for 2017

The Allegany County Department of Health would like to remind its residents that flu season is right around the corner. The Centers for Disease Control states that flu virus is most common during the fall and winter months. Getting an annual flu vaccine is the first and best way to protect yourself and your family […]


CCE to Offer Class on Growing American Ginseng in WNY

TITLE: Growing American Ginseng in WNY Wednesday, September 13, 2017, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM   Join Ginseng Expert Bob Beyfuss for a classroom presentation followed by woods walk. This program is designed to teach participant how to get started growing American ginseng on forested land in Western New York. This class will begin by […]


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 Announces Construction of Park and Ride

Allegany County is pleased to announce plans to construct a Park-and-Ride facility at the Crossroads Commerce & Conference Center (Crossroads Center) located at 6087 NYS Route 19N in the Town of Angelica, New York. The Crossroads Center is owned by the Allegany Industrial Development Agency (IDA). The Allegany IDA has also generously provided the land […]


Free Fall pH Clinics with Cornell Cooperative Extension

Did you know, the best time to test your soil and adjust its pH level is NOW, in the fall, NOT in the spring! Any amendments you add to your soil can take up to 6 months to work their magic (i.e., lime or sulfur). Cornell University Cooperative Extension Master Gardeners are hosting fall pH […]