WBEN Buffalo Business Report - Friday, June 12th 2020

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Three local hospitals are splitting $52.8 million in federal funding from the the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.  The money targeted to healthcare facilities serving the most vulnerable citizens during the COVID-19 pandemic.  ECMC is getting $29.1 million, $12.7 million is going to Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center and Mount St Mary's Hospital will receive $10.9 million.

Time is running out to sign up for new investment opportunities through Launch New York's Investor Network.  Buffalo-based drone solutions company EagleHawk  is the first of three startups Launch NY has designated as receiving funding from the Investor Network.  Accredited investors can learn more about the Investor Network at https://launchny.org/investor-network

Dr. Thomas Madejski has been named to the Board of Trustees of the American Medical Association.  Dr. Madejski is an Internal Medicine physician with offices in Orleans County.

The Aquarium of Niagara celebrates its 55th anniversary today.