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Senate Honors ‘Women Of Distinction’ Across New York

Each year, the New York State Senate honors a select group of outstanding women who make our world and our lives better.  Today, the 13th annual Women of Distinction celebration recognized 57 women whose contributions have enriched the quality of life in communities across New York. 

May 25, 2010
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SENATOR BONACIC MEETS WITH BOYS & GIRLS CLUB "YOUTH OF THE YEAR" BRIANNE SIENKIEWICZ


On May 25, 2010 Boys & Girls Clubs members came to Albany for their annual “Youth of the Year” awards. Here, “Youth of the Year” award winner Brianne Sienkiewicz from Bloomingburg, is pictured with Senator Bonacic. Senator Bonacic presented Brianne with a Certificate of Merit in recognition of her dedication to, and involvement with, the Boys & Girls Club of the Town of Wallkill, Pine Bush, and Sullivan County.

May 25, 2010
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SENATOR BONACIC MEETS WITH BOYS & GIRLS CLUB "YOUTH OF THE YEAR" ROBERT FRANCIS TALMADGE

On May 25, 2010 Boys & Girls Clubs members came to Albany for their annual “Youth of the Year” awards. Here, “Youth of the Year” award winner Robert Francis Talmadge from Saugerties, is pictured with Senator Bonacic. Senator Bonacic presented Robert with a Certificate of Merit in recognition of his dedication to, and involvement with, the Kingston Boys & Girls Club

 

May 25, 2010
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Showing Appreciation For Our Firefighters

Wolcott - Senator Mike Nozzolio recently participated in "Firefighter Appreciation Day" at Lake Bluff campgrounds in Wolcott. During the event, Senator Nozzolio expressed his gratitude for the “True Heroes” of our local communities.

Pictured with Senator Mike Nozzolio are campground owners, Gregg and Kelly Nicholls, and members of the North Rose, Wolcott, Clyde and Red Creek fire departments.

 

May 25, 2010
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Senate Honors Muriel Allerton as 2010 Woman of Distinction

 

Sen. Aubertine: Former Fulton Mayor’s five decades of service make her stand out for state honor

May 25, 2010
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Girl Scout from Lockport meets with leaders in Albany

Girl Scout Erica Crane was in Albany recently as part of the New York State Girl Scout Legislative Network Showcase Day.  She is a Gold Award winner!!!  In this photo, she and several Girl Scout officials from Western New York are meeting with Senator George Maziarz in his Albany office.

May 25, 2010
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Supporting Our Young Athletes

Victor - Senator Mike Nozzolio recently stopped to offer encouragement to members of the Victor Giants before their game last Saturday. Senator Nozzolio serves as a team sponsor for the little league team of 9-11 year old players.

 Pictured left to right are, front row: Kordell Jackson, Jack LaRue, Ian Keenan, Hudson Pavia, and Steve Armstrong.

Middle row: Emilio Tolomay, Brian Martin, Noah Giunta, and J.J. Allocco.

Back row: John Tolomay, Assistant Coach; Senator Mike Nozzolio; and Jim Armstrong, Head Coach.

 

May 25, 2010
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SENATOR GOLDEN CELEBRATES ASIAN PACIFIC HERITAGE MONTH


Senator Golden pictured at the Asian Heritage Festival with event participants.

May 25, 2010
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SENATOR GOLDEN CELEBRATES ASIAN PACIFIC HERITAGE MONTH


Senator Marty Golden poses with the volunteers of the Chinese American Partnership who helped him coordinate the event.

May 25, 2010
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Asian Pacific Heritage Month


A cultural dance is performed as part of Asian Pacific Heritage Month celebration hosted by Senator Marty Golden at McKinley Park.

May 25, 2010
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SENATOR GOLDEN CELEBRATES ASIAN PACIFIC HERITAGE MONTH

Brooklyn- State Senator Marty Golden (R-C-I, Brooklyn) hosted his 7th Annual Asian Pacific Heritage Festival on this past Sunday at McKinley Park. The event, which was well attended, is held each year in conjunction with the national celebration of Asian American Heritage which is the month of May.

The program included ethnic dances including the Chinese Lion Dance, demonstration of Buddhist Monk Kung Fu, Korean Taekwondo, Thai dance, Malaysian dance, Burmese dance and Chinese dance. A wide array of ethnic food, arts and crafts and prizes were available as well.

May 25, 2010
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Sen. Farley Chats With Nisky Students

State Senator Hugh T. Farley greeted students from Mrs. Diefendorf's fourth grade class in Albany on May 18th when the students visited the Capitol.

May 25, 2010
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Senator Farley Greets Glencliff Elementary

State Senator Hugh T. Farley greeted students from Mrs. Venerus' fourth grade class in Albany on May 18th when the students visited the Capitol.

May 25, 2010
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Senator Reverend Rubén Díaz, Sr. designates Lillian Rodriguez-Lopez as a 2010 Woman of Distinction

May 25, 2010For Immediate ReleaseContact: 718-496-4793

   Senator Reverend Rubén Díaz, Sr. designatesLillian Rodriguez-Lopez as a 2010 Woman of Distinction

Albany, NY - State Senator Rubén Díaz, Sr. will honor Ms. Lillian Rodriguez-Lopez as a 2010 Woman of Distinction today with a Senate Resolution when the Senate convenes at 3:00 p.m.  The Annual Women of Distinction celebration is a time to honor outstanding women whose contributions have enriched the quality of life in their respective communities.

“I am proud and honored to nominate Ms. Lillian Rodriguez-Lopez as a 2010 Woman of Distinction,” stated Senator Díaz. “I can think of no one who is more deserving than she to receive this honor,” he continued.

Ms. Rodriguez-Lopez serves as the President of the Hispanic Federation, a non-profit membership organization serving more than 90 Latino health and human services agencies in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut and Pennsylvania.  Since 1996, when she first joined the Federation as Vice-President, the association has increased its organizational capacity to serve an ever-growing network of member agencies and respond to the Latino community’s needs both locally, and across the country.

May 25, 2010
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SENATOR DEFRANCISCO TO HONOR ONE OF CENTRAL NEW YORK'S "WOMEN OF DISTINCTION"

Senator  John  A.  DeFrancisco  (R-I-C,  Syracuse) will present PeggyLiuzzi,  the  Executive  Director  of  Child  Care Solutions, with the 2010"Women  of Distinction" award for the 50th Senate District. The Senate willhonor  women  from Central New York and throughout the State at a receptionthis evening in Albany.

May 25, 2010
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Senator Nozzolio Meets with Students from Seward Elementary

Albany– Senator Nozzolio met with students from the Seward Elementary School during their recent visit to the State Capitol in Albany. The students toured the Capitol and State Museum as a part of their day. Senator Nozzolio explained his role and responsibilities as their New York State Senator and encouraged their participation in public service.

May 25, 2010
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Sen. Farley Chats With Schenectady's Zoller Students

State Senator Hugh T. Farley (R, C, I - Schenectady) had the pleasure of meeting students from Schenectady's Jessie T. Zoller Elementary School on May 10th when they visited the State Capitol. Those on the trip from Mr. McGarry's fifth grade class that were on the trip included: Phillip Ashburn, Tatyana Bluford, Crystal Conrad, Brittney Doty, Mohammad Ali, Kwamier Hawkins, Jaleel Hughes, Isaiah James, Arlinda Mustafaj, Tihiira Notice, Ire Pinney, Stacey Rodriguez, Brianna Roopnarain, Shaima Seleh, Lakeesha Scruggs, Antonio Sellie, Ashley Steward, Corey White, Mariah Winchip.

May 25, 2010
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Senator Farley Greets Schenectady Students

State Senator Hugh T. Farley (R, C, I - Schenectady) had the pleasure of meeting students from Schenectady's Jessie T. Zoller Elementary School on May 10th when they visited the State Capitol. Those on the trip from Ms. Garrett's fifth grade class included: Sachin Arjune, Sherrease Balkum, Dyani Benson, Jahyae Brown, Derek Castillo, Waqulia Cherry, Andres Collazo, Juan Cuartas, Randy Gopaul, Dashaun Harrison, Adrian Latcha, Austin McBain, Messiah Mortimore, Waheeda Nabe, Whitney Parrella, Rajendra Pausaram, Neil Perreira, Careese Rios, Sean Spinks, Kayla St.

May 25, 2010
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Senator Farley Salutes Zoller Elementary

State Senator Hugh T. Farley (R, C, I - Schenectady) had the pleasure of meeting students from Schenectady's Jessie T. Zoller Elementary School on May 10th when they visited the State Capitol. Those on the trip from Mrs. Thurber's fifth grade class included: Yahnoach Allen, Alijah Fisher, Shu-hannah Bennett, Brittany Bolden, Noah Bird, Karkwon Copper, Samantha DeNisio, Joshua Derenzo, Brianna Dunn, Desean Fortune, Angelesha Gopaul, Richard Inman, Aziz Jordan, Timothy Ladd, Donald McClain, Joseph Meisner, Hameid Nematy, Ashley Parker, Michael Roman, Jahlil Slaughter, Mariah Terry.

May 25, 2010
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