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Gilda's Club Walk for Wellness at Greece Ridge Mall

Senator Robach emcees the Gilda's Club Walk for Wellness at Greece Ridge Mall. The event is geared towards helping kids with cancer.

April 1, 2009
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Senator Robach Announces Grant to Expand Hillside's Vocational Training Programs

Grant will help fund renovations to Hillside Children’s Center Monroe Avenue Campus

State Senator Joseph Robach (R-56th District) announced recently that $250,000 has been secured to assist Hillside Children's Center (HCC) with its Monroe Avenue campus renovation project.

April 1, 2009
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Proclamation to the Jefferson Avenue Business Association (JABA)

Senator Robach presents a proclamation to the Jefferson Avenue Business Association (JABA) in celebration of their 25th anniversary of the Black History Awards Dinner.

April 1, 2009
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Senator Robach Announces New Job Creation Plan

Plan Includes Major Tax Cuts for Small Businesses and Manufacturers

Senator Joe Robach and his colleagues in the Senate Majority recently unveiled a new economic development plan that will create new jobs, particularly Upstate, revitalize communities and encourage young people to stay in New York State.

Provisions of the plan include new, job creating tax cuts for small businesses and manufacturers that will make them more competitive.

April 1, 2009
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Proclamation to the Jefferson Avenue Business Association (JABA)

Senator Robach presents a proclamation to the Jefferson Avenue Business Association (JABA).

April 1, 2009
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Senator Robach Announces Grant for Jones Square Neighborhood

State Senator Joe Robach along with Interfaith Action leader John Smith recently announced a $400,000 housing grant for the Historic Jones Square Neighborhood.  NCS Community Development Corporation and Providence Housing Development Corporation will rehab four properties that have a combined six residential units.  The announcement took place on the lawn of 64 Lozier Street, the first property rehabbed under the grant.  NCS, which is doing the rehab, has already secured a buyer for the house.

April 1, 2009
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Fabulous Flowers Celebrates 50 Years of Business

Fabulous Flowers on West Ridge Road recently celebrated 50 years of business to the Rochester community. Many local dignitaries were on hand at the celebration to wish them congratulations for continued success.

April 1, 2009
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Greece Open for Business Campaign at Greece Ridge Mall

Senator Robach and the Greece Chamber of Commerce announces the "Greece: Open for Business" campaign at Greece Ridge Mall.

April 1, 2009
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Dictionaries for 3rd and 4th Graders at all Greece and Hilton Elementary Schools

Senator Robach provided NYS funding for the purchase of dictionaries for 3rd and 4th graders at all Greece and Hilton elementary schools. Board members of the Greece and Hilton Rotary Clubs helped to distribute the books to students.

April 1, 2009
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Medals of Honor to Veterans of the Battle of the Bulge

Senator Robach presents 10 New York State Medals of Honor to Veterans of the Battle of the Bulge.

April 1, 2009
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New Flag and Flag Pole for School 42

The students and faculty of school #42 were thrilled to have Senator Robach present them with a new flag for their school flag pole. The new flag came with a certificate of authenticity that it had been flown over the U.S.Capitol in Washington D.C.

 

 

April 1, 2009
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Lifetime Assistance's Legislative Breakfast

Senator Robach speaks at Lifetime Assistance's Legislative Breakfast, discussing group homes and day service options.

April 1, 2009
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New Rock Climbing Wall for the Boys and Girls Club of Rochester

Senator Robach secured funding to build and open a new rock climbing wall for the Boys & Girls Club of Rochester.

April 1, 2009
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Groundbreaking Ceremony for the Wegman Cottages at Park Ridge Living Center

Senator Robach attends a groundbreaking ceremony marking the beginning of construction for the Wegman Cottages at Park Ridge Living Center.

April 1, 2009
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Robach: Upstate Caucus Meeting a Positive Step for Rochester's Future

Legislators on both sides of the aisle discuss urgent issues and strategize solutions

 

The first meeting of the State Senate Legislative Caucus was held today in Albany where bipartisan discussions focused on the many issues facing Upstate New York.

The meeting was attended by Democrat and Republican Senators who agreed to work together to push an Upstate agenda.  Discussions today focused on the formation of the caucus and pressing issues like SUNY, education funding, Empire Zones and hospitals.

April 1, 2009
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Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Celebrating the Completion of the Route 104 Road Project

Senator Robach attends a ribbon cutting ceremony with the NYSDOT and the Town of Greece, celebrating the completion of the Route 104 road project.

April 1, 2009
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Greece Ribbon Cutting Ceremony of New Information Kiosks at Seaway Trail in Braddock's Bay Park

Senator Robach joins with the Town of Greece in a ribbon cutting ceremony, celebrating the installation of new information kiosks at Seaway Trail in Braddock's Bay Park.

April 1, 2009
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