Issues: Miscellaneous

February 24, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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SENATOR STACHOWSKI HOSTS ‘JOBS NOW’ ROUNDTABLES

SENATOR STACHOWSKI HOSTS ‘JOBS NOW’ ROUNDTABLES  Business, Academic & Community Leaders offer budget proposals to get New York working again Today, Buffalo's business, academic, and civic leaders joined together to get Western New York working again.  Brought together by Senator William Stachowski, Chair of the Senate's Economic Development Committee, Buffalo industry leaders met at the University of Buffalo’s Centers for Excellence to discuss job creation and economic development pr

February 23, 2010
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Legislative Wrap Up February 22, 2010: Senate Passes Environmental Protection Package, Support For Wine & Grape Industry

The New York State Senate passed more than a dozen pieces of legislation today, including an environmental protection package, a bill to support the state’s wine and grape industry, and legislation which protects homeowners by guaranteeing a record of receipt for applicants of the STAR exemption.

February 22, 2010
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Please Join me for a SOUND Housing Campaign Meeting

Dear Neighbor, Please join members of the SOUND Housing Campaign for a community discussion about the plan to federalize the City- and State-built NYCHA developments. Local elected officials will discuss the proposal, answer questions and talk about how tenants can help ensure that new funds are available to fix elevators, prevent heat outages and improve basic maintenance of NYCHA buildings. When:  Thursday February 25th 2010 Time:   6:30 PM Where: Grand Street Settlement, 80 Pitt St.

File: 
NYCHA+Flyer.pdf

February 22, 2010
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SENATOR MALCOLM A. SMITH RECOGNIZES QUEENS WOMAN ON 96 TH BIRTHDAY

Rebecca Williams bought a home in Jamaica, Queens in 1964.

(D-St. Albans) – Senate President Malcolm A. Smith paid tribute to Rebecca Williams as she celebrated her 96th birthday.

“It is a blessing and an honor to live as long as Ms. Williams has. She has her family and her health, you can’t ask for anything more,” said Smith.

February 22, 2010
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March 12, 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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March 5, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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Senator Valesky to Host Census Town Hall Meeting at Gansevoort Elementary in Rome

SYRACUSE, N.Y.—State Senator David J. Valesky (D-Oneida) will host a community town hall meeting to inform the public about the upcoming 2010 Census. The event will be held Feb. 25 at 6 p.m. at Gansevoort Elementary School, 758 West Liberty St. in Rome.

February 22, 2010
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Senator Díaz: "Where Are Governor David Paterson’s Friends?"

February 22, 2010For Immediate Release

Where Are Governor David Paterson’s Friends?

Albany - State Senator Rubén Díaz, Sr. remarked today at the apparent difficulties Governor David A. Paterson is having in obtaining support from two key “backers”.

February 22, 2010
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TODAY IN BLACK HISTORY

FIRST WOMEN'S ANTI-SLAVERY SOCIETY

 

February 22, 2010
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It's YOUR Money

The Governor is thinking about delaying the return of state income tax refunds. This is a terrible idea. Let’s work together to help him change is mind!Please sign this on-line petition to get the tax refunds out the door as soon as possible. I will deliver the petition to the Governor in the next few weeks to let him know how we feel.

February 22, 2010
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Area boy scouts hailed in Albany on scouting’s centennial

By Thom Randall, Denton Publications

February 18, 2010

ALBANY — Boy Scouts from Warren County and the greater Glens Falls region were hailed and applauded Feb. 8 in the New York State Legislature as the boys represented scouts statewide on the day of the 100th anniversary of Boy Scouts of America.

A group of Boy Scouts and their leaders of the Twin Rivers Council — based in Glens Falls — visited both the state Assembly and state Senate Feb. 8 and were honored by the legislators.

February 22, 2010
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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.

To read more click HERE.

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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