HIGH COST OF HEALTH CARE: As health care costs level, pharmaceuticals take a wild jump
Standing behind the counter, filling prescriptions for drugs that many of his customers' lives depend on, pharmacist Chuck Barone has a microscopic view of just who the nation's health care programs are serving -- and right now, it's not him.
- Health care navigators are here to help with Affordable Care Act If you find yourself a little confused about the Affordable Care Act and what's available to you, the new health care law provides for health care "in-person assisters/navigators" - who can explain how to sign up, point out the differences in the health insurance plans available and guide people and small businesses in setting up coverage.
- Helping hands (and hooves) at Equi*Star When Miriam Smith started Equi*Star 20 years ago, she only had one horse, four riders, a handful of volunteers and the vision of a therapeutic riding center that could help handicapped people in Niagara County. Today, Equi*Star has grown beyond Smith's wildest dreams.
- Local women reward Falls students for hard work
- TOM'S CORNER: Tom dispenses shock and strut wisdom The Gazette has partnered with local automotive expert Tom Torbjornsen to publish his weekly national column. Tom's Corner will appear in Thursday's editions.
- BUSINESS: Stir shaking things up the casino STIR, the new high-energy feature bar and lounge at Seneca Niagara Casino & Hotel, opened for business last week.
- HIGH COST OF HEALTH CARE: Tough choices, fundraisers filling the gaps for some It wasn't like she didn't have enough to worry about.
- Artist & Crafters Boot Camp aims to help prepare newcomers
Owners of the new Griffon Pub are feeling the love
The owners of the new Griffon Pub in Niagara Falls are feeling the love.
They already considered themselves pretty blessed by the constant traffic in their new restaurant since it opened on Military Road five months ago. But, just recently the New York Times tipped its hat to The Griffon in a recent story, “52 Places to Go in 2014.”
Put it in words: Area writers give advice on writing love letters
Christine Armesto still remembers the words from her favorite love letter. Years ago, an old boyfriend once wrote in an apology letter to her, "your beauty disturbs the heavens … " Armesto, should know a good love letter when she sees one. She's been writing them professionally for 20 years from her Amherst office on Niagara Falls Boulevard, at the edge of the Town of Tonawanda.
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