The Yates Substance Abuse Coalition along with the Penn Yan Elks Lodge #1722 are planning two events called “Moving Forward”, that will focus on heroin and drug treatment updates. Join us to learn more about what has been happening with substance use and prevention in our Yates Community. Come to the Penn Yan event on Tuesday, October 24th at 7:00 PM in the Penn Yan Middle School Auditorium and on Thursday, October 26th at 7:00 PM at the Dundee School Auditorium.

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hosting an event?

Are you are a non-for profit organization or a group that benefits the community that is hosting an event? Have it advertised here for free!   WYLF requires the organization's name, a contact person, the start and end date and time, cost, and any pertinent details regarding the event.   WYLF must receive the information at least TWO weeks before the event to ensure that your event will appear on the radio and on the website. Community bulletin board announcements are aired on WYLF FOUR times each day! 

To send information to WYLF, contact us at: CBB@wylf.com or mail your information to:
WYLF Community Bulletin Board
100 Main Street
Penn Yan, NY 14527

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The Yates County Sheriff’s Office will once again participate in conjunction with the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) for the National Take-Back Day, Saturday October 28th from 10AM-2PM. Residents can properly dispose of their expired or unused medications by bringing them to the rear of the Yates County Courthouse where Sheriff’s Officers will take them with no questions asked. Other Permanent drug drop-box locations are also available in the Yates County Public Safety building in Penn Yan, Starkey Town Hall in Dundee, and the Rushville and Phelps village offices.

To get your non profit event on the Community Calendar here and On Air,

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Locations: Penn Yan Public Safety Bldg 227 Main St Penn Yan

Also: Town of Starkey Offices

40 Seneca St, Dundee, NY

Accepting: Prescription Medicines,

Over the counter meds, patches,

pet meds, vitamins and drug samples.

Not accepted: Needles (sharps) aerosols or thermometers.

SONs of the Union/Veterans of

the Civil war membership Drive

The Sons of the Union Veterans of the Civil War is a fraternal organization dedicated to preserving the history and legacy of heroes who fought and worked to save the Union.  Organized in 1881 and chartered by Congress in 1954, they are the legal successor to the Grand Army of the Republic.  The SUVCW work within in our community preserving graves, monuments and memorials honoring Union heroes.  The local Department Commander is Robert Pugsley and you can find out more information by calling 585-393-1170.