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SENATOR YOUNG SPONSORS BILL TO REPEAL NEW LAWS GIVING DRUG DEALERS GREATER PROTECTIONS

ALBANY - Senator Catharine Young (R,C,I – Olean) today announced she is co-sponsoring a bill that would fix a dangerous problem created by changes to the state’s drug laws enacted as part of the 2009-10 state budget. 

May 27, 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.
To find full story go to: http://www.oleantimesherald.com/

May 24, 2009
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SENATOR YOUNG: $845,000 AVAILABLE FOR NY ORGANIC FARMING

ALBANY – Senator Catharine Young (R,C,I – Olean), ranking member of the New York State Senate’s Agriculture committee, today urged farmers who are certified organic, or who are transitioning to organic production, to apply for  available grant assistance before the May 29th<

May 20, 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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SENATOR YOUNG URGING SUMMER READING

ALBANY, NY -- Senator Catharine Young (R,C,I-Olean) wants students to have fun reading and keep learning this summer by participating in the 2009 New York Statewide Summer Reading Program.

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.

To read full story go to: http://www.observertoday.com/page/content.detail/id/523417.html

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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http://post-journal.com/page/content.detail/id/530022.html

May 8, 2009
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STATEMENT BY SENATOR CATHARINE YOUNG ON MTA BAILOUT PLAN

       Once again, Upstate New York is taking it on the chin.

May 7, 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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http://www.observertoday.com/page/content.detail/id/523030.html

May 4, 2009
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SENATOR YOUNG LAUNCHES PETITION DRIVE TO RESTORE STAR REBATE CHECKS ELIMINATED BY ALBANY LEADERSHIP

Senator Catharine Young (R,C,I – Olean) has launched a statewide petition drive to restore the STAR rebate checks to homeowners. The effort is designed to pressure Governor Paterson and lawmakers to re-establish the rebate checks they eliminated as part of the recently-enacted State budget.

May 1, 2009
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Sen Young fights to restore Dairy Assistance Program

  Senate Young (R-C-I, Olean) today fought to restore $30 million in state funds for the Dairy Assistance Program, as well as restore $10 million for other agriculture programs that are vitally important to the state’s largest industry.  The Dairy Assistance Program provided $30 million in direct support payments to the state’s dairy producers to help prevent family farms from going out of business.

May 1, 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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Robert McCallister and advocates from Southern Tier Library System meet with Sen. Young

Robert McCallister and advocates from Southern Tier Library System meet with Sen. Young

April 1, 2009
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