Olcott Beach

Olcott Beach. May 20, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
May 21, 2019 - 3:00 am
OLCOTT, N.Y. (WBEN) - Olcott Beach is closed for the entire season after Town of Newfane Supervisor Tim Horanburg made the announcement last week. While, on its surface, it seems overkill to close the beach all year due to the flooding on Lake Ontario, Horanburg explained that there were a number...
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Lake Ontario in Kent, NY. May 6, 2019 WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
May 14, 2019 - 8:57 pm
Olcott, N.Y. (WBEN) - For the second time in three seasons, high water and problems associated with it have forced Olcott Beach to close for the entire summer season. Newfane Town Supervisor Timothy Horanburg announced the decision in a letter late Tuesday. Horanburg notes that all the work that...
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USA Today Photo
August 23, 2018 - 2:39 pm
NIAGARA COUNTY, N.Y. (WBEN) - Olcott Beach is under a beach advisory due to findings of e-coli in the water. A sample from the water on Wednesday by the Niagara County Health Department found the water wasn't suitable for swimming because of the quality. The advisory will remain in effect until...
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