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Senator Nozzolio Recognizes Alex Wheeler as "Firefighter of the Week"

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

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

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November 17, 2014
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New York State Named “Wine Region of the Year” by Wine Enthusiast Magazine

Wine Enthusiast Magazine recently named New York State as their “Wine Region of the Year.” New York was chosen over other renowned regions from across the world, including the wine producing regions of France, Italy, and California.

 

New York State is the Nation’s third largest wine producing state with over 375 wineries, including 119 in the Finger Lakes region alone. The greater Finger Lakes region has become the center of New York’s booming wine industry. The Finger Lakes wine industry has recently been recognized by the New York Times, Wine Spectator magazine, Yahoo, and now Wine Enthusiast magazine as one of the premier wine producing regions in the world.

 

November 13, 2014
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Veterans Temporary Hiring Program

There is no greater obligation than to honor and thank our veterans for their service to our nation. Assisting New York veterans with finding employment is just one way of showing our unwavering support.

 

A new online portal that will provide veterans the tools they need to connect with temporary employment opportunities offered by New York State was recently announced. The website enables job seekers to upload resumes and designate geographic preferences, which State agencies then use to identify and consider candidates for open positions throughout New York.

 

CLICK HERE for further details on this important resource.

November 12, 2014
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SENATOR NOZZOLIO ANNOUNCES CORRECTIONS OFFICER EXAM TO BE GIVEN BY THE STATE

 Senator Mike Nozzolio has announced that civil service exams will soon be conducted for the purpose of hiring new Corrections Officer Trainees for the New York State Department of Corrections.

 “As the Chairman of the State Senate Codes Committee and former Chairman of the Crime Victims, Crime, and Correction Committee, I worked hard to require the Department of Corrections hire additional officers to insure our public safety, as well as safer working conditions for all the brave men and women who work in our State Correctional facilities,” said Senator Nozzolio.

November 12, 2014
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VETERANS DAY 2014

 

Veterans Day serves as a powerful reminder that freedom comes at a cost, paid for with courage, valor, and sacrifice. No nation in the history of the world has ever done more, or given more, in the defense of freedom than the United States and its citizens.

Today is a day when we pause to remember the sacrifice of our fellow citizens - those individuals who answered the call to serve their country. These brave men and women have guarded our shores and our liberties for hundreds of years and we owe them our utmost thanks and enduring gratitude.

November 10, 2014
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Senator Nozzolio Recognizes Mike "Curley" Perce as "Firefighter of the Week"

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

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

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

November 10, 2014
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SENATOR MIKE NOZZOLIO’S "SHARE THE FINGER LAKES REGION" PHOTO COMPETITION CALENDARS ARE NOW AVAILABLE!

The  2015 "Share the Finger Lakes Region" Photo Competition Calendars are ready!From the rich beauty of the Finger Lakes to the unique small towns and villages scattered throughout my District, we live in one of the most beautiful

October 29, 2014
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Senator Mike Nozzolio Honored by Mynderse Academy High School Varsity Football Team

Senator Nozzolio has been an ardent supporter of the school and its athletic programs.  He secured funding for upgrades to Bracht Field and also helped to provide the funds for new athletic uniforms and equipment for the new Mynderse Academy Fitness Center.  These improvements will allow all students to become more physically fit and will certainly enhance the school's strong reputation for athletic success.

October 28, 2014
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Senator Nozzolio Recognizes Cory Thayer as "Firefighter of the Week"

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

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

http://a.pgtb.me/hHsRnG

October 27, 2014
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Senator Nozzolio Recognizes Austin DeMar as "Constituent of the Week"

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

Austin DeMar achieved the rank of Eagle Scout after coordinating efforts to assist the Whiting Road Nature Preserve. Thank you for your service to the Webster community!

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

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October 24, 2014
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Senator Nozzolio meets with the Board of Directors of the Partnership for Ontario County

Canandaigua- Senator Mike Nozzolio recently met with the Board of Directors of the Partnership for Ontario County to discuss their important work in providing essential services to children and their families in Ontario County. The Partnership provides educational support as well as other programs to help individuals achieve their fullest potential.

 

Pictured left to right are: Joanne Wright; Ellie Fralick; Senator Mike Nozzolio; Dr. Nelson Acquilano; Sheriff Phil Povero; Bonnie Ross; Judge Craig Doran; Mary Savastano-Cutting; and Jeff Rougeux.

 

October 21, 2014
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Senator Nozzolio presents a special New York State Proclamation to the Canandaigua Sportsmen Club in recognition of their 100th Anniversary

Canandaigua- Senator Mike Nozzolio and Assemblyman Brian Kolb recently presented a special New York State Proclamation to the members of the Canandaigua Sportsmen Club in recognition of the Club's 100th year anniversary. Senator Nozzolio has been a consistent and strong supporter of sportsmen’s rights in New York State.

 

Pictured are: Senator Mike Nozzolio; Assemblyman Brian Kolb; Sheriff Phil Povero and members of the Canandaigua Sportsmen’s Club.

 

October 21, 2014
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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.

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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!

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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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