Substance Abuse in the Finger Lakes .::. Inside the FLX 5/10/18

In the last week, two individuals were revived after near-fatal overdoses by a drug called Naloxone. Frequently referred to as NARCAN, it acts as a simple means to revive and block those who are overdosing from becoming ‘overdose fatalities’.

However, there is a debate and stigma attached to NARCAN. To break down the entire substance use disorder epidemic Petrea Rae, Coordinator for the Substance Abuse Coalition of Ontario County was in-studio on Thursday.

The discussion covers a lot of ground, but is an important and timely one.

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Red Cross Director Brian McConnell on ‘Sound the Alarm’ .::. Inside the FLX 5/4/18

As the weather warms up, priorities change for those living in the Finger Lakes. The arrival of spring means a new campaign for the American Red Cross here regionally.

To discuss ‘Sound the Alarm’, blood donation, and much more — Brian McConnell was in-studio to talk about all of the Red Cross’ efforts in the Finger Lakes.

Watch the show below, or listen on the FingerLakes1.com App.

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Peter Mantius gives update on Circular enerG incinerator .::. Inside the FLX 5/3/18

The proposed incinerator to be built in Romulus, New York if approved has dominated headlines throughout the winter.

Peter Mantius, publisher of WaterFront.blog, dedicated to covering environmental issues in the Finger Lakes – was in-studio talking about the story, and how it’s evolved over the months. Now, heading into the Article 10 process – residents have more questions than answers.

Watch below on FingerLakes1.com:

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Mike Nozzolio talks LOCATE Finger Lakes .::. Inside the FLX 5/2/18

What is LOCATE Finger Lakes? Why does it exist? Who leads this effort?

Since LOCATE Finger Lakes appeared in headlines over this past winter many readers have asked us these questions. Former Sen. Michael Nozzolio, who leads the effort, is in-studio talking about the initiative, his experience, and why this seemed like a smart idea to capitalize on for the region.

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