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Cattaraugus County Confirms 11 New COVID-19 Cases Saturday

May 15, 2021

The Cattaraugus County Health Department reported 11 new cases of COVID-19 on Saturday.

The county’s total caseload, since tracking of the virus began in March 2020, is 5,615, according to a health department news release.

The county has 128 active cases, 14 residents hospitalized with the illness and 5,385 residents who have recovered from ...

Cattaraugus County Confirms 24 New COVID-19 Cases Friday

The Cattaraugus County Health Department reported 24 new cases of COVID-19 on Friday, and that number brings the county’s total caseload, since tracking of the virus began in March 2020, to 5,604.

The county has 152 active cases, 14 residents hospitalized with the illness and 5,350 residents who have recovered from the illness, according to ...

Cattaraugus County Confirms 21 New COVID-19 Cases Thursday

Thursday, the Cattaraugus County Health Department reported 21 additional cases of COVID-19. The county’s total number of cases, since tracking of the virus began in March 2020, is 5,580.

The county has 139 active cases, 12 residents hospitalized with the illness and 5,329 residents who have recovered from the illness, according to a health department news ...

Cattaraugus County Reports 16 New COVID-19 Cases and 1 Death

The Cattaraugus County Health Department reported the death of a 50-year-old man from COVID-19-related complications on Wednesday. His death is the 102nd recorded since Cattaraugus County began tracking the pandemic in March 2020.

In a separate news release, the health department also reported 16 new positive COVID-19 cases.

With these 16 new cases, Cattaraugus County has reached a total of ...

12 New COVID-19 Cases Bring Cattaraugus County Total to 5,543

The Cattaraugus County Health Department reported 12 additional cases of COVID-19 Tuesday, bringing the county’s total number of cases since March 2020 to 5,543.

The county has 156 active cases, 15 residents hospitalized with the illness, 5,283 residents who have recovered from the illness, and 101 deaths, according to a health department news release. 

The county ...

Cattaraugus County and School Districts Partner for Vaccines

Several school districts, including Allegany-Limestone Central School District and Portville Central School District, are partnering with the Cattaraugus County Health Department to offer vaccination clinics open to persons 16 or older. 

The Pfizer vaccine will be administered at the school district clinics, so second doses are required 21 days ...

Cattaraugus County Reports 12 New COVID-19 Cases

The Cattaraugus County Health Department reported 12 new positive COVID-19 cases Saturday.With the new cases, the county has reached a total of 5,507 COVID-19 cases since March.

The active caseload in the county is 152; 20 county residents are hospitalized with the virus. A total of 101 COVID-19-related deaths have occurred in the county, and 5,253 residents have recovered from the ...

Cattaraugus County Health Dept. Reports 18 New COVID-19 Cases

The Cattaraugus County Health Department reported 18 additional cases of COVID-19 Monday, bringing the county’s total number of cases since March 2020 to 5,531.

Among those 5,531 cases, the county has 166 active cases; 5,264 recovered residents and 101 deaths, according to a health department news release. 

The county reported a seven-day average positivity rate of 3.1% ...

Cattaraugus County Confirms Six New COVID-19 Cases

Cattaraugus County reported six new cases of COVID-19 Sunday, bringing to 5,513 the total number of county residents who have tested positive since March 2020.

A total of 158 cases are active; 21 residents are hospitalized; 101 residents have died, and 5,253 have recovered. The county’s seven-day positivity rate is 3.2%.

Four of the new cases are female, and two are male. In total, ...

Cattaraugus County Announces 31 New COVID-19 Cases Friday

The Cattaraugus County Health Department reported 31 new COVID-19 cases Friday.

The number of COVID-19 cases recorded in Cattaraugus County has reached a total of 5,495 since the health department began tracking the virus in March.

The county’s active caseload is 164 cases, with 20 of those hospitalized. There have been 101 COVID-19 related deaths in the county; 5,228 ...

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Cornell Cooperative Extension of Cattaraugus County, Ellicottville

Family Cook-Along

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Wed, May 19, 11:00 AM

Southern Tier Health Care System, Olean

ConnectLife Blood Drive

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Lincoln Square in Lincoln Park, Olean

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Goodbye to TAPinto Greater Olean .... Stay Tuned for Next Steps

ST. BONAVENTURE, NY — Sorry, Dr. Denny Wilkins, I will indulge in a cliche here — a necessary one. Time flies when you’re having fun. 

After writing a record-setting amount of stories for TAPinto Greater Olean over the last two years — we’re talking hundreds of stories, hundreds of hours, thousands of words, and the same 100% effort ...

Mother Teresa, SBU and Cake: TAP Alum Recalls Tommy Lasorda

If the phrase “legends never die” held any truth, Tommy Lasorda would have been well past immortal.

Reality is, though, that legends do die, and the world of baseball lost Lasorda, the longtime Dodgers manager and all-around Los Angeles icon, at the age of 93 on Thursday.

Tommy was a legend in every sense of the word. He racked up a record of 1,599-1,439 as a manager, won World ...

Even in a Pandemic, Investigative Journalism Continues

It would have been difficult enough to do the project in the field.

Investigative journalism, as it turns out, is even harder to do while staring through a computer screen. Being surrounded by talented journalists in the Arizona desert, however, lightened that burden.

When I applied for the Carnegie-Knight News21 fellowship program in November of 2019, I knew the challenge that presented ...

Free Film on Period Poverty Reveals Hidden Costs of Being FemLE

May 14, 2021

CRANFORD, NJ — For millennia, women’s menstrual cycles have been sanctified, demonized, cast as divine and repudiated as unclean. As a result, the biology of women has had direct influence on their roles and status in cultures through time.

Today, science has demystified the reproductive process. But taboos run deep and secrecy and embarrassment around menstruation are still ...

IRS offers overview of tax provisions in American Rescue Plan; retroactive tax benefits help many people now preparing 2020 returns Taxpayers with children should file returns soon for advance payments of Child Tax Credit

WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service provides an overview of some of the key tax provisions in the American Rescue Plan Act.

Several provisions affect the 2020 tax return people are filling out this filing season, including one exempting up to $10,200 in unemployment compensation from tax and another benefiting many people who purchased subsidized health coverage through either ...

IRS: Some people get more time to file without asking; Anyone else can request an automatic extension

WASHINGTON − Anyone can request an automatic tax-filing extension, but some people get extra time without asking, according to the Internal Revenue Service.

Due to the ongoing pandemic, this year the IRS postponed the usual April 15 deadline for filing individual income tax returns until May 17, 2021. Even so, as is the case every year, many Americans will still need more time to meet ...

Upcoming Events

Tue, May 18, 7:00 PM

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Cattaraugus County, Ellicottville

Family Cook-Along

Arts & Entertainment Education Health & Wellness

Wed, May 19, 8:30 AM

Olean Municipal Building, Room 119, Olean

Olean Urban Renewal Agency Meeting

Government

Wed, May 19, 11:00 AM

Southern Tier Health Care System, Olean

ConnectLife Blood Drive

Giving Back Health & Wellness

Learn How To Cook From Anywhere With These Online Classes

Cooking can be fun at any age, and learning new skills exercises your mind, especially as you get older. Whether you’re just finding your way around the kitchen or you’re a seasoned home chef, online cooking classes are a wonderful way to spend your day! From free courses featuring various dishes to lessons led by celebrity chefs, there are vast opportunities to satisfy just about any ...

Fighting Fatigue: How To Sleep Better And Longer

Getting a good night’s sleep plays a vital role in your overall health. Sleeping recharges your body and brain to help prepare and energize you for each new day. On the other hand, sleep deprivation can cause a slew of problems, including memory issues and an increased risk for car accidents.

According to the National Sleep Foundation, adults aged 26-64 need seven to nine hours of sleep ...

Is Your A/C Summer-Ready? 12 Things to Check Before the First Heat Wave

Soaking in the summer sun is part of the fun of the season. But if you don’t have a cool home to retreat to, that heat can start to feel overbearing. Make sure your A/C (or swamp cooler!) can handle any heat wave this summer with these 12 tips, plus guidance on how to know when to call in the pros.

 

Before beginning preparation steps for either an air conditioner or swamp ...

4 Unique and Meaningful Ways to Decorate for Mother’s Day

With Mother’s Day around the corner, it’s time to think about decorations that will brighten up your home as well as show Mom that she’s a unique, valued person in your family. With a few simple touches, it’s easy to create meaningful decorations that highlight the things that she loves best. Here are four great ways to add some color and style to Mom’s favorite ...

Bringing Spring Inside: Adding Pops of Color in Every Room

As the weather warms up, spring colors are arriving in home décor trends. Whether you’re inviting guests over in person or continuing your distanced Zoom calls, you’ll want to incorporate pops of spring color into every room of your house. Fortunately, adding color doesn’t have to break the bank, and you can easily experiment with the best way to invigorate your spaces ...

Celebrating Mother’s Day: 4 Ways to Make Mom Feel Special

Mother’s Day is a wonderful time to tell the caregivers in your life how special they are. By highlighting Mom’s favorite things in your celebrations, you’ll be able to shine a light on everything unique about her. If you’re looking for interesting ways to host a Mother’s Day celebration for a group, big or small, here are four memorable events that will leave Mom ...