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OVER 32,000 NEW YORKERS SUPPORT SENATOR NOZZOLIO’S PETITION TO RESTORE STAR REBATE PROGRAM

Over 32,000 New Yorkers from all across New York State have joined State Senator Mike Nozzolio’s fight to restore the STAR property tax rebate by signing his online petition calling upon Governor David Paterson to reinstate the program.

February 1, 2010
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World Boxing Legend Carmen Basilio

Rochester - Senator Nozzolio recently had the opportunity to meet with former world boxing legend Carmen Basilio. Basilio held four boxing world titles from 1955 through 1958, including both Welterweight and Middleweight World Championships.

January 29, 2010
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Special Flag Dedicated To Senator Nozzolio

Auburn - Senator Mike Nozzolio was recently presented with a United States flag flown over Camp Phoenix in Kabul, Afghanistan during "Operation Enduring Freedom". Nick Wiwsianyk of Auburn was stationed at the camp and dedicated the special flag to Senator Nozzolio.

January 28, 2010
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SENATOR NOZZOLIO INTRODUCES MAJOR NEW JOB CREATION PLAN

New Yorkers need action, not empty promises!Governor Paterson's State of the State message earlier this month was full of promises to cut State spending.

January 27, 2010
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Nurturing The Minds Of Our Youngsters

Clyde - Senator Mike Nozzolio recently spoke to students at the Clyde Elementary School about New York State and the meaning behind each symbol on our New York State flag.

Pictured with Senator Nozzolio are students from Ms. Bartlett's and Ms. Ydanza's third and fourth grade classes.

January 27, 2010
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Book Relating To U.S. Naval Commander Presented To Senator Nozzolio

Seneca Falls - Senator Mike Nozzolio was recently presented with a copy of the book “Pioneer and Patriot” which documents the life and military service of U.S. Naval Commander George Cook Sweet. Bob Meyer, Commander Sweet's nephew, presented the book to the Senator.

Pictured with Senator Nozzolio are Bob Meyer of Waterloo and his wife Rainy.

January 26, 2010
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Assisting Our Senior Citizens

Newark -Senator Mike Nozzolio recently participated in the opening of the Terrace at Newark, a newly built assisted living center for residents of Wayne County. The Terrace at Newark is the only licensed assisted living center in the county.

January 25, 2010
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Honoring Dave Lyon For Over 36 Years Of Public Service

Palmyra - Senator Mike Nozzolio recently presented a special New York State Resolution that he enacted in the New York State Senate to honor Palmyra Supervisor David Lyon. David served Wayne County residents for over 36 years, 18 years as Town Councilman and 18 years as Town Supervisor.

Pictured left to right are: former Congressman Tom Reynolds; Senator Nozzolio; Dave Lyon and his wife Sylvia; Mike Jankowski, Wayne County Clerk; Assemblyman Bob Oaks; and Ken Miller, Palmyra Supervisor.

January 21, 2010
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Recognizing The Value Of Standouts In Our Business Community

Waterloo - Senator Mike Nozzolio recently recognized recipients of the 2010 “Shining Stars” award at the Seneca County Chamber of Commerce annual dinner.

Pictured left to right are: Senator Mike Nozzolio; Menzo Case, Citizen of the Year; Dr. Frank Nicchi, President of New York Chiropractic College, Business of the Year; Gene Pierce, Lifetime Achievement Award; and Fred Gaffney, Seneca County Chamber Executive Director.

January 20, 2010
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William Casey Presented With Purple Heart

Seneca Falls - Senator Mike Nozzolio recently had the honor to present William H. Casey of Ovid with his long overdue Purple Heart 65 years after he was wounded and taken prisoner during the Battle of the Bulge.

Pictured left to right are: Jon Gustafson, Bill Casey’s nephew; Senator Nozzolio; Bill Casey, and his wife Eleanore.

January 19, 2010
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A Brighter Future: The 51st State

New York State is currently in the midst of its worst economic downturn since the Great Depression. Double digit unemployment, unbearable taxes and declining business investment have been driving residents out of New York State in record numbers. Upstate New York has lost more residents than any other region in the United States and the exodus of our young people has been alarming.

January 14, 2010
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SENATOR NOZZOLIO RECEIVES “CIRCLE OF FRIENDS” AWARD FROM NEW YORK FARM BUREAU

In recognition of his support of the agriculture industry, State Senator Mike Nozzolio has been honored by the New York Farm Bureau with its “Circle of Friends” award.  The “Circle of Friends” award acknowledges Senator Nozzolio’s active support of New York agriculture and the New York Farm Bureau.

January 13, 2010
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New York State Pension Checks Delayed In Post Office

Seneca Falls- New York State Senator Michael Nozzolio criticized the State Comptroller's Office for their failure to ensure that more than 60,000 New York State Pension checks were received on time.

The pension checks, which had been issued by the New York State Comptroller’s Office, were given to the Post Office for delivery on December 30th. The Post Office has since acknowledged that many of the checks were lost or misplaced.

January 5, 2010
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Protecting Our Lakes: The Finger Lakes Institute

Five years ago, the President of Hobart and William Smith Colleges, Mark Gearan and I worked hard to create a research and educational center where a concerted effort could be made to promote, protect and preserve the Finger Lakes and their expansive and sensitive watersheds.

We were inspired with a simple vision: to establish an institute that would provide our region’s policy makers, educators, residents, and students with the tools that would allow us to protect New York’s priceless natural resources known as the Finger Lakes.

December 30, 2009
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SENATOR NOZZOLIO'S 2010 CALENDAR

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December 23, 2009
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December 23, 2009
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Recognizing Outstanding Achievement By Two William Smith College Coaches

Geneva - Senator Mike Nozzolio recently honored two Hobart & William Smith athletic coaches for their records of achievement. Senator Nozzolio presented New York State Senate Resolutions to Pat Genovese of Geneva who was recently inducted into the U.S. Lacrosse Hall of Fame and Sally Scatton of Trumansburg who will be inducted into the National Field Hockey Association Hall of Fame in January.

December 14, 2009
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Senator Nozzolio Annual Holiday Drive For The Troops Community Response

I am very gratified by the response to my annual Holiday Drive for the Troops which has been extended through December 15th. As soon as all the items are collected they will be mailed to our military personnel serving in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Contributions can be dropped off at: Senator Nozzolio’s District Office. 119 Fall Street, Seneca Falls, Assemblyman Gary Finch’s Office. 69 South Street, Auburn, Assemblyman Bob Oaks’ Office. 10 Leach Road, Lyons, Victor Town Supervisor's Office. 85 East Main Street, Victor, and Webster Town Supervisor's Office. 1000 Ridge Road, Webster.

December 10, 2009
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Recognizing A Valued Public Servant’s Retirement, Supervisor Jimmy Fabino

Lyons - Senator Mike Nozzolio and Assemblyman Bob Oaks recently presented a special New York State Resolution honoring Jimmy Fabino in recognition of his service for the past 24 years as the Supervisor for the Town of Lyons and more than 50 years of distinguished public service. Senator Nozzolio also recognized Supervisor Fabino with a New York State flag that had been flown over the State Capitol in Albany.

Pictured left to right are: Senator Nozzolio, Supervisor Jimmy Fabino and Assemblyman Bob Oaks.

December 9, 2009
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Special New York State Resolution For Geneva Red Wings Manager

Rochester - Senator Mike Nozzolio recently presented Dave Herbst with a special Resolution enacted in the New York State Senate upon Dave’s designation as recipient of the Richard Warboys Special Humanitarian Award by the Rochester Boxing Hall of Fame. Dave’s lifelong connection to sports also includes ownership and management of the Geneva Red Wings.

Pictured left to right are: Senator Nozzolio, Dave Herbst and Tony Liccione, President, Rochester Boxing Hall of Fame.

December 8, 2009
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