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Senator Nozzolio Recognizes Bill Yale as "Constituent of the Week"

Senator Mike Nozzolio has announced this week's "Constituent of the Week” Facebook recognition - Bill Yale.

Bill currently serves as Director of the Sampson Veterans Memorial Cemetery. Congratulations Bill!! Thank you for your outstanding service to our region.

Click the below link to view the gallery and to learn more about Bill.

http://a.pgtb.me/NFKt0d

October 15, 2014
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Senator Nozzolio Recognizes Kiersten Spears as "Firefighter of the Week"

Senator Mike Nozzolio has announced this week’s nomination for his Facebook "Firefighter of the Week" recognition: Kiersten Spears of the Cayuga Fire Department. Congratulations Kiersten and thank you for your service and dedication to Cayuga and the surrounding communities!

Click the below link to view the gallery and to learn more about Kiersten and previous nominees, and their service as volunteer firefighters:

http://a.pgtb.me/hHsRnG

October 15, 2014
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Columbus Day: Honoring Our Italian American Heritage

On this day we honor the vision, commitment and courage of Christopher Columbus…but in so doing, we indeed honor the courageous actions of those who brought their Italian culture…along with their families… to seek the American dream and all that is the best of our Nation.

We gain inspiration by the personal story of Christopher Columbus. We all know of his significant struggles, and great achievement.

October 13, 2014
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Senator Nozzolio Recognizes Ryan Burnett as "Constituent of the Week"

Senator Mike Nozzolio has announced this week's "Constituent of the Week” Facebook recognition - Ontario County Deputy Sheriff Ryan Burnett. Congratulations Ryan!! Thank you for your outstanding service to Canandaigua and the entire Ontario County community!

Click the below link to view the gallery and to learn more about Ryan and why he's being hailed a hero!

http://a.pgtb.me/NFKt0d

October 10, 2014
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Senator Nozzolio Recognizes Nicholas Eckert as "Firefighter of the Week"

Senator Mike Nozzolio has announced this week’s nomination for his Facebook "Firefighter of the Week" recognition: Nicholas Eckert of the Palmyra Fire Department. Congratulations Nick and thank you for your service and dedication to Palmyra, Wayne County and the surrounding communities!

Click the below link to view the gallery and to learn more about Nick and previous nominees, and their service as volunteer firefighters:

http://a.pgtb.me/hHsRnG

October 10, 2014
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SENATOR MIKE NOZZOLIO TO PARTICIPATE IN LOCAL ITALIAN AMERICAN ORGANIZATION EVENTS

 

Senator Mike Nozzolio will be the featured speaker at three Italian-American organization events over the upcoming Columbus Day weekend.

On Saturday evening, the Sons of Italy in Geneva will hold their annual dinner dance. The Italian Civic League of Rochester will be gathering for their 74th annual luncheon, and the newly formed Cultural Italian American Organization of Cayuga County will be hosting their first recognition dinner on Columbus Day. Senator Nozzolio will be recognizing several individuals at each event for their efforts to preserve the rich traditions, culture, and heritage of Italian Americans.

October 10, 2014
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SENATOR NOZZOLIO RECOGNIZES OCTOBER AS DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AWARENESS MONTH

 

Encourages Victims of Domestic Violence to Register for SAVIN and Pushes For Enactment of “Brittany’s Law – The Domestic Violence Prevention Act”

Continuing his aggressive efforts to protect victims and raise awareness of violence against women and children, State Senator Mike Nozzolio is recognizing October as Domestic Violence Awareness Month and is encouraging victims of domestic violence to register to receive life saving alerts through the Statewide Automated Victim Information and Notification Network (SAVIN).

October 6, 2014
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SENATOR MIKE NOZZOLIO HIGHLIGHTS BREAST CANCER AWARENESS MONTH

 

In recognition of October as Breast Cancer Awareness Month, State Senator Mike Nozzolio is encouraging women to contact their health care providers to receive regular screenings for breast cancer. 

"Breast cancer is more treatable the earlier it is detected,” said Senator Nozzolio. “I hope that this month especially, women will take the time to discuss screening options with their doctors.”

September 30, 2014
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Senator Nozzolio presents special New York State Resolution to Gino Alberici of Port Byron

Port Byron- Senator Mike Nozzolio recently presented a special New York State Resolution honoring Gino Alberici’s 34 years of dedicated service as a Social Studies teacher in the Port Byron Central School District and he was also the Head Coach of the Port Byron High School football team for over 32 years. Last year, the Port Byron Central School District honored Gino Alberici by naming the field after their long-time coach. Senator Nozzolio also helped to secure the necessary funding to purchase a new scoreboard which bears Gino Alberici’s name.

 

Pictured left to right are: Melinda Quanbeck, School Board Member; Senator Mike Nozzolio; Gino Alberici; and Superintendent Neil O’Brien.

 

September 26, 2014
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Senator Nozzolio attends Cayuga County Chamber of Commerce legislative breakfast

Auburn- Senator Mike Nozzolio recently joined Senator Jim Seward, Assemblyman Bob Oaks, and Assemblyman Gary Finch at the Cayuga County Chamber of Commerce legislative breakfast. Senator Nozzolio provided members with an update on some of the key issues facing the State Senate this year. Senator Nozzolio discussed his recommendation that the State use the $3.3 billion settlement from a French Bank to totally eliminate the Gap Elimination Adjustment (GEA), fund critically important road and infrastructure improvements and further reduce the tax burden on New York's overburdened taxpayers.

 

September 26, 2014
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SENATOR NOZZOLIO VOWS TO VOTE AGAINST RADICAL LEGISLATION THAT WOULD GIVE ILLEGAL IMMIGRANTS THE RIGHT TO VOTE AND HOLD OFFICE IN NEW YORK

Measure Pushed by Senate Democrats Would Become Law if Conference is Handed Keys to the Chamber:

 Senator Mike Nozzolio today vowed to lead the fight and vote against radical legislation sponsored by New York City Democrat Gustavo Rivera and State Senate Democrats that would give illegal immigrants the right to vote and hold office in New York State.

 Senator Nozzolio called the measure "an insult to law-abiding New Yorkers and a drain on the tax dollars of hardworking people."

September 25, 2014
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Senator Nozzolio welcomes Cornell University's Head Football Coach Dave Archer and his team to the Mynderse Academy football field in Seneca Falls

Seneca Falls- Senator Mike Nozzolio recently had the honor of welcoming Cornell University's Head Football Coach Dave Archer and his team to the Mynderse Academy football field in Seneca Falls. Senator Nozzolio is an alumni of Cornell University and played football on the Cornell Big Red. Local fans had the opportunity to watch the Cornell scrimmage and meet members of the team after the scrimmage.

 

Pictured left to right are: Bob McKeveny, Superintendent of the Seneca Falls Central School District; Dave Archer, Head Coach of Cornell University’s Big Red football team; and Senator Mike Nozzolio.

 

September 25, 2014
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Senator Nozzolio visits the newly opened Webster Dairy Queen

Webster- Senator Mike Nozzolio recently visited the newly opened Dairy Queen on Hard Road in Webster where he had the opportunity to congratulate owner Mark Goldberg on the addition of a third location in Monroe County. The new Dairy Queen will employ over 100 people and the business will help to support the revitalization of the local economy and the Monroe County region.

 

Pictured left to right are: Senator Mike Nozzolio; Mark Goldberg, owner of Dairy Queen; and Ed Thompson, Manager of Dairy Queen.

 

September 25, 2014
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Senator Nozzolio visits the Phelps Community Memorial Library's new S.T.E.A.M. Lab

Phelps- Senator Mike Nozzolio recently visited the Phelps Community Memorial Library where he had the opportunity to view the new S.T.E.A.M. Lab room. The S.T.E.A.M. Lab, which stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math (STEAM) will provide full access to innovative and creative tools and technologies for people of all ages. Senator Nozzolio assisted the library by providing the state funding that allowed the library to expand its programs and services. Last year, Senator Nozzolio was named a “Top Supporter” by New Yorkers for Better Libraries for his support of legislation to improve our local library systems.

 

September 25, 2014
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Senator Nozzolio visits Phelps Arts Center and Stan Munro's "Toothpick World" Exhibit

Phelps- Senator Mike Nozzolio recently visited the Phelps Art Center where he had the opportunity to meet Stan Munro, an artist who works solely with toothpicks and has created several very unique and noteworthy pieces. His exhibit, "Toothpick World" consists of over 100 replicas of significant world importance. The artist was recently recognized in the Guinness Book of World Records for having the tallest toothpick structure. The Phelps Arts Center is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

 

Pictured left to right are: Senator Mike Nozzolio; Stan Munro; Wayne Williams; Andrea Cornett, Executive Director of the Phelps Art Center; Courtney Passalacqua; and Leah Hamilton.

 

September 25, 2014
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Amy Cram of Seneca Falls Nominated as Senator Mike Nozzolio’s First “Constituent of the Week”

Amy Cram, owner of Bill Cram Chevrolet in Seneca Falls, has been nominated as Senator Mike Nozzolio’s first “Constituent of the Week.” Amy has long been a community advocate and has dedicated herself to improving the Finger Lakes region. Inspired by her daughter, Rebecca, who has Down syndrome, she has been active with Happiness House and serves on its board. Additionally, Amy served on the Finger Lakes Region American Red Cross Board of Directors, is co-leader of a Girl Scout troop and a sponsor of youth soccer and youth baseball teams.

September 24, 2014
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Senator Nozzolio Recognizes Josh Green as "Firefighter of the Week"

Senator Mike Nozzolio has announced this week’s nomination for his Facebook "Firefighter of the Week" recognition: Josh Green of the Clyde Fire Department. Congratulations Josh and thank you for your service and dedication to Clyde and the surrounding communities!

Click the below link to view the gallery and to learn more about Josh and previous nominees, and their service as volunteer firefighters:

https://www.facebook.com/SenatorNozzolio/app_1397636027176422

September 23, 2014
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NEW YORK "COMBAT HEROIN" CAMPAIGN LAUNCHED

Campaign Features PSAs, Dedicated Website, and Social Media Awareness Efforts

The State has launched a “Combat Heroin” campaign designed to inform and educate New Yorkers about the risks of heroin and prescription opioid use, the signs of addiction, and the resources available to help.

September 23, 2014
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SENATOR MIKE NOZZOLIO ANNOUNCES LEGISLATION TO AID VICTIMS OF ELDER ABUSE SIGNED INTO LAW

Continuing his fight to combat the rising trend of elder abuse, State Senator Michael Nozzolio, Chairman of Senate Codes Committee, announced today that legislation he sponsored, to protect elderly individuals from becoming victims of abuse, was signed into law.

 Senator Nozzolio’s legislation, S.7188, supports elderly crime victims who must testify in court by allowing a caregiver or family member to accompany them to court.

September 22, 2014
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Senator Nozzolio attends Geneva 9/11 Ceremony

Geneva- Senator Mike Nozzolio recently joined Assemblyman Brian Kolb and Geneva City officials to commemorate the 13th anniversary of September 11th and the worst terrorist attack on American soil. Senator Nozzolio addressed the need to remember and acknowledge the lives of those who lost their lives that day as well as to recognize those individuals who continue to fight and sacrifice for our Nation’s freedom and safety around the world. Senator Nozzolio also recognized Joanne Galvin and her late husband Steve Galvin for the design of their 9/11 flag to commemorate the victims of September 11, 2001.

 

Pictured left to right are: Senator Mike Nozzolio and Joanne Galvin.

 

September 18, 2014
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