April 1, 2020 at 9:18 AM
Best Practices / Challenges in Mental & Behavioral Health Webinar

The COVID-19 pandemic has and will continue to pose new challenges and opportunities in the delivery of mental and behavioral health services. This webinar will bring together a panel of mental health care experts, educators, community organizations, and service providers to share how they are...

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April 1, 2020 at 9:11 AM
SBA & Treasury Begin Effort to Distribute Funds

The CARES Act establishes a new $349 billion Paycheck Protection Program. The Program will provide much-needed relief to millions of small businesses so they can sustain their businesses and keep their workers employed.

PRESS OFFICE Release Date: April 1, 2020                  
Contact: Press_Office@sba.gov, (202) 205-7036
Release Number: 20-29                         

With $349 Billion...

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March 30, 2020 at 12:52 PM
Non-Essential Construction - Shut down


Reacting to an onslaught of negative press, the Governor has issued a new Executive Order which dramatically restricts work on non-essential construction. The language below is taken directly from the new guidance and becomes effective today.

Section 9...

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March 28, 2020 at 9:29 AM
Small Business Loan - Guide & Checklist

There are so many questions regarding the The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act which allocated $350 billion to help small businesses keep workers employed amid the pandemic and economic

We have found this PDF from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce as the best resource...

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March 27, 2020 at 9:18 AM
Niagara Falls: Destination of Hope

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March 24, 2020 at 6:05 PM
Business Updates

Every day is different.  Every day we seem to be just hanging on.  What can we do in the short term to get our business through this?
We aren't sure...but her are a few things that might help:

1. Update your website (if you don't have a...

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March 22, 2020 at 1:42 PM
"Give or Take" food table

Please adhere to Governor Cuomo's Social Distancing requirements.

“Give or Take” food table on the Niagara River Region Chamber of Commerce front porch.  Take what you need, give what you can.

**Please wipe down the donated items before donating OR consuming.

895 Center Street, Lewiston, NY
Corner of North...

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March 22, 2020 at 8:45 AM
Summary of NYS Orders - Becky Wydysh Niagara County Legislator

Please adhere to Governor Cuomo's Social Distancing requirements.

New York State on PAUSE

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March 22, 2020 at 8:32 AM
UPDATE - 100% Workforce Reduction in Non Essential Businesses

Please adhere to Governor Cuomo's Social Distancing requirements.

New updates as of March 20, 2020. New York governor Andrew Cuomo has called for 100% workforce reduction, except for essential services.- effective March 22, 2020 at 8pm. This is an effort to reduce the spread of coronavirus...

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March 21, 2020 at 1:35 PM
Chalk the Walk Niagara River Region

Please adhere to Governor Cuomo's Social Distancing requirements.

Help spread some cheer! On sunny and nice days - get outside and Chalk The Walk Niagara River Region!

Upload your photo on our social media channels along with the hashtag and include your town/village/city! Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn,

We will randomly choose a...

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