Issues: Miscellaneous

Library has big year for circulation

By JOSH MINERPress Republican Contributing Writer

February 21, 2010 03:56 pm

— PLATTSBURGH — The economy put the squeeze on wallets across the nation last year, and that may be one reason Plattsburgh Public Library reported a record year for circulation and computer use.

With an average 592 hours of computer usage per week and 159,036 books and DVDs distributed in 2009, the library could say it had a pretty good year.

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February 22, 2010
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Senator Thompson Celebrates Black History Month. "Honoring our Professional African American Firefighters."

For Immediate Release: Friday, February 19, 2010Contact:  Heather Zeisz | zeisz@senate.state.ny.us | 716.854.8705

February 20, 2010
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Jobs, Economic Development Focus of Roundtable with Senator Aubertine and Senator Stachowski

 

Local government, business and economic development officials given voice in 2010-11 budget

February 19, 2010
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LOCAL GIRL SCOUTS MEET WITH SENATOR FUSCHILLO

Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) recently met with five local girl scouts to listen to their ideas on how to help the community. 

February 19, 2010
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STATEMENT FROM SENATOR ERIC T. SCHNEIDERMAN ON COURT DECISION

STATEMENT FROM SENATOR ERIC T. SCHNEIDERMAN ON COURT DECISION

February 19, 2010
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True Heroes… Our Emergency Services Personnel

Newark - Senator Mike Nozzolio recently recognized the heroic efforts of two Newark volunteer firefighters for their roles in saving a local resident from an apartment fire last year.

Pictured left to right are: Dan O’Connell, Newark Mayor Peter Blandino, Senator Nozzolio, Michael Bogan and Newark Fire Chief Rod Bliss.

February 19, 2010
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Senator Thompson Secured $250,000 For Improvements To Niawanda Park

For Immediate Release: February, 18, 2010Contact:  Heather Zeisz | zeisz@senate.state.ny.us | 716.854.8706

February 19, 2010
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February 19, 2010
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Senator Savino Announces Collegiate Scholarships Geared Towards Italian-American Students

New York – Senator Diane J. Savino announced today that the New York Conference of Italian-American State Legislators is now accepting applications for four $1,500 scholarships to be awarded in June at their Annual Conference Weekend. Scholarship winners must be present to receive their awards.

February 19, 2010
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February 18, 2010
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One Community: Striving for Excellence

This event will be an opportunity for me to discuss some of our important local initiatives, as well as the status of the legislative and budgetary process in Albany.

March 4, 6:30 PM - 6:30 PM
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Senator Flanagan Hosts Ms. Senior America

Senator John Flanagan (2nd Senate District) recently hosted Gail Lizardy King of Dix Hills in Albany to honor her selection as Ms. Senior America 2009.  During her visit, Ms. King was given a tour of the Capitol building which included a visit to the historic Red Room where she met Governor David Paterson.

February 18, 2010
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SENATOR YOUNG RECEIVES COMMUNITY SERVICE AWARD

           ALBANY- Senator Catharine Young (R,I,C – Olean) has been awarded the “Outstanding Community Service Award” from the Dunkirk-Fredonia Lions Club in recognition of more than a decade of dedicated and responsive public service.

February 18, 2010
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Senator Thompson Recognizes Leon Davis On His 100th Birthday

For Immediate Release: Wednesday, February 17, 2010Contact: Heather Zeisz | zeisz@senate.state.ny.us | 716.854.8705

Buffalo, NY- New York State Senator Antoine M. Thompson (D-Parts of Erie & Niagara Counties), recognizes Mr. Leon Davis and wishes him a happy 100th birthday today, February 17, 2010.  Senator Thompson will be presenting Mr. Davis with a proclamation.

February 17, 2010
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Senator Thompson Recognizes Leon Davis On His 100th Birthday

For Immediate Release: Wednesday, February 17, 2010Contact: Heather Zeisz | zeisz@senate.state.ny.us | 716.854.8705

Buffalo, NY- New York State Senator Antoine M. Thompson (D-Parts of Erie & Niagara Counties), recognizes Mr. Leon Davis and wishes him a happy 100th birthday today, February 17, 2010.  Senator Thompson will be presenting Mr. Davis with a proclamation.

February 17, 2010
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Move the Terror Trials Out of New York

Since the founding of our Nation, the United States has recognized that enemy combatant terrorists need to be tried by military tribunals. It is an insult to every American that the terrorists would be given the same protections as U.S. citizens.

February 17, 2010
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