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Schumer calls for border to reopen

(Niagara Gazette) — With a backdrop of one green-light lane and four red at the Rainbow Bridge, U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer on Wednesday called for the reopening of the United States/Canada border as soon as possible. Buffalo Niagara Partnership President and CEO Dottie Gallagher was there to throw her organization’s full

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Schumer pushes for reopening of US-Canadian travel

NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (WIVB) — One of the most powerful voices in Washington DC came to the Rainbow Bridge in Niagara Falls on Wednesday to turn up the heat on efforts to loosen Covid restrictions that have halted non-essential travel across the United States-Canada border. “I stand here today because

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5.3.21 COVID-19 Bulletin: NYS Will Lift Capacity Restrictions

Governor Andrew Cuomo announced today New York will be lifting capacity restrictions later this month. The restrictions have been in place – to some degree – since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic over a year ago.    Beginning May 19, capacity restrictions will be lifted in offices, restaurants, salons, retail stores,

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COVID-19 vaccine clinics in the workplace?

ERIE COUNTY, N.Y. (WGRZ) — It’s becoming a challenge and dilemma for local health departments to increase the chances that people will get the COVID vaccine even as the demand for vaccine clinic appointments is starting to level off. On Wednesday we found out it’s in the works to put

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