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Little addresses tourism coalition in Albany

Senator Betty Little talks about the strength of New York's tourism industry and the importance of state support for promotion programs that are proven economic growth drivers.  Little was introduced to the group by Jim McKenna of the Lake Placid Community Visitors Board.  Little is chair of the Senate Cultural Affairs, Tourism, Parks and Recreation Committee.

Tourism generates approximately $17 billion in direct revenue for the upstate economy and contributes $6.2 billion in state and local taxes.

March 1, 2011
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In Albany for Governor's Address, Queensbury student meets Senator Little

Nicole Christensen, left, is pictured with her father, Andrew, and Senator Betty Little in the Senate Chamber on the first day of legislative session in Albany.  Nicole, a senior at Queensbury High School, was one of 62 students invited to be a guest of Governor Andrew Cuomo for the State of the State Address delivered Wednesday, January 5.

January 11, 2011
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Chief Judge Lippman administers oath of office to Senator Little

Chief Judge Jonathan Lippman administers the Oath of Office to Senator Betty Little on Wednesday, January 5, 2011 in the Senate Chamber.  Holding the Bible is an aide to Senator Little, Dan Mac Entee.  The oath was administered on the first day of legislative session prior to the Senate and Assembly convening to attend Governor Andrew Cuomo's State of the State Address.

 

January 11, 2011
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Chateaugay students commended for summer reading

    Senator Betty Little visited Chateaugay to commend a group of students who completed this year's summer reading challenge.  The kids were treated to a pizza party at Owl's Nest Pizza and More by teacher Mary Jones and Principal Loretta Fowler.  Senator Little presented certificates to each of the students.

November 5, 2010
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Summer Reading Commended at Hadley Luzerne

State Senator Betty Little presents certificates congratulating elementary students at Hadley-Luzerne School District for completing the state summer reading program.  More than 70 students participated in the educational program.

October 25, 2010
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Delicious potato chips in the making at Sustain Adirondack

Senator Betty Little joined a contingent of state and local officials for a tour of three Franklin County agricultural businesses.

One of the stops was Sustain Adirondacks which makes a variety of products including potato chips.  Sustain Brand products  are locally sourced within 300 miles or less.  That means a majority of ingredients come from local farms, products are processed by local hands and sales and profits benefit farmers locally.

July 13, 2010
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Delicious potato chips in the making at Sustain Adirondacks

Senator Betty Little recently joined a contingent of state and local officials for a tour of three Franklin County agricultural businesses.  One of the stops was Sustain Adirondacks, whose products are locally sourced within 300 miles are less.  That means a majority of the ingredients come from local farms, the products are processed by local hands and sales and profits from the products benefit farmers locally.

July 13, 2010
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West Point Cadet Monty of Plattsburgh Honored in Albany

     State Senator Betty Little is pictured with West Point Cadet Michael Monty in the State Capitol, Wednesday, April 28.  Cadet Monty, a 2005 Plattsburgh High School graduate, was part of a small contingent of cadets who traveled to Albany to participate in the 58th Annual West Point Day.

April 29, 2010
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Celebrating Earth Day

State Senator Betty Little is pictured with National Grid Regional Director William Flaherty at the Double H in the Woods Ranch.

Little and workers from the utility volunteered to help clean up the ranch and prepare it for the season as part of a two-day Earth Day observation.

 

April 29, 2010
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Senator Little Presents Resolution Proclaiming May Lupus Awareness Month

Senator Betty Little is pictured with (left) Upstate New York Lupus Alliance of America Executive Director Honi Kurzeja and (right) Janet Rucki, a dedicated volunteer for Lupus Alliance of America, in theWell of the State Legislative Office Building.

Senator Little was one of several speakers at a Lupus Awareness Day reception on Wednesday, April 28 to raise awareness about the disease and its impact on those afflicated and their families.

April 28, 2010
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Local Students "Shadow" Senator Little

Lara Jensen, left, and Madison Malone Kircher, right, are pictured in the New York State Senate Chamber with Senator Betty Little.  The students spent the afternoon of Tuesday, April 13 "shadowing" Senator Little as participants in the League of Women Voters of New York Students Inside Albany Program.

Jensen is an 11th-grade student at Wells High School in Speculator.  Kircher is a senior at Queensbury High School, Queensbury.

 

April 19, 2010
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Senator Little Meets Youth & Government Students

    Senator Betty Little discusses the legislative process with a group of North Country students who were in Albany to participate in the YMCA's "Youth & Government" program. 

 

April 12, 2010
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Little Welcomes 4-Hers to Albany

Senator Betty Little welcomes a group of 4-Hers during their annual Albany lobby day, which was held Tuesday, March 2.

March 2, 2010
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Independence and Productive Living Focus of Glens Falls Meeting

Senator Betty Little is pictured with Bill VanDenburg and his sisters, Vanessa Millis and Mary Sutliff, following a meeting in the senator's Glens Falls office.  The meeting, which was organized by Tim Place, President and CEO of Community, Work and Independence, Inc., focused on helping individuals strive to reach their potential to be productive and included members of their local community.  CWI is a not-for-profit community rehabilitation provider located in Glens Falls that offers a myriad of services to meet the needs of the medically frail, developmentally disabled, me

January 5, 2010
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Christmas Eve March Honors Soldiers

State Senator Betty Little participates in the annual Queensbury National Guard Soldiers Christmas Eve March, a tradition to recognize the sacrifices being made by all American soldiers and service members who are serving away from their families.

New York Army National Guard Soldiers assigned to the Queensbury Armory, local veterans and families of those serving our nation spent the morning of Christmas Eve conducting a three to five mile march to express support for their loved ones serving in Iraq, Afghanistan and locations around the world.

 

January 5, 2010
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Medical Malpractive Focus of Senate Hearing

State Senator Betty Little listens to the response of a question she posed during a New York State Senate hearing about medical malpractice reform.  While the health care debate continues in Washington, D.C., Little and her colleagues are examining ways to control health care costs in New York State.

Little is pictured next to Sen. Neil Breslin of Albany during the December 1 hearing in the state Capital.

 

December 8, 2009
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Water quality was focus of Senate Environmental Conservation Committee Hearing

Senator Betty Little and Senator Antoine Thompson, chair of the Senate Environmental Conservation Committee, listen to testimony at a water-quality hearing in Albany today.  The public hearing drew testimony from experts on many issues including sewage treatment, drinking water quality, storm water infrastructure, detection of pharmaceuticals in drinking water supplies and aquatic invasive species.

October 1, 2009
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Senator Betty Little talks about Samuel de Champlain at Crown Point Celebration

State Senator Betty Little was one of the guest speakers at the Crown Point Quadricentennial Day Celebration on Saturday, September 19, 2009.

The event commemorating Samuel de Champlain's discovery of beautiful Lake Champlain also featured historic, cultural, educational and family activities, a special ceremony rededicating the Crown Point Lighthouse and a fireworks show.

September 23, 2009
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Jacquiline Touba is a New York State Senate Woman of Distinction

Senator Betty Little today announced that Dr. Jacquiline Touba of Glens Falls has been recognized as a New York State Senate "Woman of Distinction." Dr. Touba was honored at a ceremony in Albany on Wednesday, June 10 along with 15 other women from across New York State.

June 15, 2009
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