Pinwheels and Talks Stand to Prevent Child Abuse in Livingston County

LIMA – Those pinwheels that you may have seen in Livingston County stand for April’s Child Abuse Prevention Month. The pinwheels are part of an annual campaign by Livingston County’s Department of Social Services (DSS) to raise awareness of child abuse and prevent it wherever possible. "Each year the Department of Social Services’ goal is to continue our efforts through this campaign to provide information and awareness about this important … [Read more...]

Livingston County Administrator Takes On Governor Cuomo for Potential Cuts to Medicaid Cap

Photo Credit: Leah Shea

LIVINGSTON COUNTY – Livingston County Administrator Ian Coyle announced the County government's firm opposition to any decrease in the funding cap for New York State's Medicaid program on Thursday, during the final hours of New York State's budget negotiations. Governor Andrew Cuomo suggested that decreasing the cap on local Medicaid expenditures could save NYS $250 million and force NYS counties to pay a certain percentage of annual Medicaid … [Read more...]