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Fifteen year old Colton-Pierrepont student, Ashley McKinley, and her aunt spent their summer making teddy bears and have donated 50 handcrafted bears to foster children in St. Lawrence County.  Each bear is unique and come dressed with a colorful cape and a personal note from Ashley saying, “A…
Press Release The rental assistance program makes up to $2.7 billion in emergency rental assistance available for struggling New Yorkers impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.…
St. Lawrence County Public Transit (slcnypublictransit.com), operated by The Arc Jefferson - St. Lawrence, is offering route deviation to bring riders to COVID-19 vaccination sites. This service is available upon request as long as the…
St. Lawrence County has closed the physical location for the Department of Social Services December 21st through Monday, December 28th.    There has been a positive case of COVID-19 identified and the closure of the Harold B. Smith Building at 6 Judson Street, Canton will provide an opportunity to…
St. Lawrence County will be temporarily closing the HB Smith Building, located at 6 Judson Street in Canton. This building is home to many of the units of the Department of Social Services. This will include tomorrow, November 19th and Friday, November 20th. The Department of Social Services will…