Catharine Young's News items

June 13, 2009
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Young: GOP Majority Will Change The Course

POST JOURNAL

By Patrick Fanelli

POSTED:  June, 10 2009

State Sen. Cathy Young, R-Olean, played an active role in Monday's Republican takeover of the state Senate and says the new majority will change the course in Albany and stop legislation she believes would have hurt the Upstate economy.

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June 10, 2009
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Lighthouse gets roof-repair grant

The Observer

POSTED: June, 4 2009

Funding to repair the roof at the Dunkirk Lighthouse is beginning to fall into place.

June 4, 2009
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Committee Backs Farm Overtime - Support Could Be Bad News For Farmers

POST JOURNAL

By John Whittaker

POSTED: June, 3 2009

ALBANY - What has already been a bad year for farmers could get worse if a bill requiring mandatory overtime for farmworkers is approved by the state Legislature.

June 3, 2009
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Entrepreneurs take step forward at EAP ceremony

By Brian Quinn
Daily Reporter
Mon Jun 01, 2009, 02:52 PM EDT
BELMONT -

June 1, 2009
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Area State Legislators announce $200,000 Rural Area Revitalization Programs Grant to CHRIC

The Oberver

May 31, 3009

Senator Catherine Young, (R-C-I, Olean) and Assemblyman William Parment, (D, Harmony), have announced that Chautauqua Home Rehabilitation and Improvement Corporation has been awarded a Rural Area Revitalization Program grant to complete the restoration and condemned building the agency secured in Sherman, NY, RARP is a state program available to non-profits to develop properties they own.

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May 31, 2009
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EMPIRE ZONE - State senator criticizes plan to strip tax breaks

05/30/09 06:52 AM
Buffalo News

OLEAN—State Sen. Catharine Young, R-Olean, warned Friday that about 80 area businesses would be among more than 2,000 companies across the state to lose Empire Zone incentives under a plan being implemented by the Empire State Development Corporation.

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May 30, 2009
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Drug law changes upset GOP lawmakers - Allows records to be sealed

By Robert J. McCarthy
NEWS POLITICAL REPORTER

A group of Republican state lawmakers Thursday said they are unhappy about a new law that permits courts to seal the criminal records of certain drug felons so there will be no record of their conviction when the offender applies for a job.

May 29, 2009
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Home from Iraq for Memorial Day

By Breanna FarnerOlean Times Herald

OLEAN - It was a Memorial Day weekend to remember for 10 local families as their sons and daughters from the Army National Guard returned from Iraq late Saturday afternoon.
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May 24, 2009
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Tassel turning—SUNY Fredonia celebrates in style

By THOMAS SCHWARTZ

The OBSERVER

Posted May 17, 2009

Approximately 1,300 students crossed the stage in Steele Hall on the SUNY Fredonia University Campus Saturday, as President Dennis L. Hefner conferred Fredonia's 2009 undergraduate and graduate degree candidates amid cheers of celebration and accomplishment.

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May 18, 2009
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Young gets involved after beauty salons fined

THE OBSERVER Staff Report

Posted May 11, 2009

Multiple hair salons in the region have had fines levied against them by the states reduced after complaints were made to state Sen. Catharine Young's office.

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May 11, 2009
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HONORING OUR VETERANS - Sen. Young Recognizes Vietnam Vets

By Dennis Phillips

The POST JOURNAL

Posted May 8, 2009

Two Jamestown-area veterans were honored Thursday at the Vietnam Veterans of America David B. Arthur Chapter 865 with the help of state Sen. Catharine Young, R-Olean.

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May 8, 2009
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Sen. Young launches petition drive to restore STAR rebate checks

Posted 5.4.09 THE OBSERVER

ALBANY - Senator Catharine Young (R,C,I Olean) has launched a statewide petition drive to restore the STAR rebate checks to homeowners.

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May 4, 2009
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NYS Sen. Catharine M. Young Honored

Friday, April 24, 2009

Pictured here, Young receives the medallion and proclamation from Anderson and Fogarty.

NYS Sen. Catharine M. Young (R-Olean) was honored by Alfred State College recently with the President's Medallion, which recognizes outstanding contributions to the college.

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April 24, 2009
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A Job Well Done

April 19, 2009

Lt. Col. David Dunkle places the Purple Heart medal on Spc. Joseph Green on Saturday at the National Guard’s Freedom Salute ceremony at the Porter Avenue Armory. P-J photo by Robert Rizzuto
A Job Well Done

City Soldier Receives Purple HeartBy Robert Rizzuto

POSTED: April 19, 2009

 

April 19, 2009
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Senator Catharine Young to be keynote Commencement speaker

Tuesday, April 14, 2009

SUNY advocate and New York State Senator Catharine Young will be the featured keynote speaker at SUNY Fredonia’s Commencement on Saturday, May 16.
 
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April 14, 2009
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Young stands up for SUNY

Saturday, February 7 2009

February 7, 2009
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Southwestern, Maple Grove Win State Championships

 

 

 

Maple Grove, SWCS Win State Championships

The Post-Journal Staff

SYRACUSE -- Southwestern and Maple Grove have completed undefeated seasons by claiming state championships in their respective classes.

December 23, 2008
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