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Senator Nozzolio Honors Local "women Of Distinction" At Annual Senate Program

Albany – Chosen by State Senator Michael F. Nozzolio (R-Fayette) for their extraordinary accomplishments and contributions as New Yorkers, Phyllis Connelly of Webster, Jolene Bender of Marion, and Elizabeth Cree of Ithaca were all honored as outstanding women across New York State at the 2005 "Women of Distinction" ceremony held today in Albany.

June 14, 2005
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Nozzolio Announces Garlock To Remain In Wayne County, Retain 450 Jobs

Palmyra - New YorkState Senator andGovernor George E. Pataki today announced that Garlock Sealing Technologies, which has operated in Wayne County for more than 100 years, will spend between $30 and $35 million to rebuild and re-equip its Palmyra manufacturing facilities, helping to retain at least 450 jobs. "Garlock Sealing Technologies is one of Wayne County largest employers, and their decision to remain in Palmyra is tremendous news for the local economy," Governor Pataki said.

June 13, 2005
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Senator Nozzolio Secures $50,000 For Village Of Red Creek

Red Creek – Continuing his aggressive efforts to support the needs of our villages, New York State Senator Michael F. Nozzolio (R-Fayette) today announced that he has secured a $50,000 State grant for the Village of Red Creek. The funding will assist with the purchase of a new multi-purpose vehicle that will be used for a variety of needs in the Village.“This state funding will allow the Village of Red Creek to continue to provide important services for their residents,” said Senator Nozzolio.

June 13, 2005
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Senator Nozzolio Announces Over $1.5 Million In Funding For Summer Youth Employment In Finger Lakes Region

Albany- New York State Senator Michael F. Nozzolio (R-Fayette) today announced that state funding has been released for the 2005 Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP). “This program will help our young people stay active during the summer months while also giving them valuable work experience,” said Senator Nozzolio.

June 9, 2005
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Nozzolio Secures $25,000 For Macedon Police Department

Senator Mike Nozzolio, Chairman of the Senate Crime Victims, Crime and Correction Committee recently met with members of the Macedon Police Department to inspect the new Chevy Tahoe purchased with a $ 25,000.00 New York State grant.Pictured left to right are: Sgt. John Colella, Senator Nozzolio, and Chief John Ellis.

June 7, 2005
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Nozzolio: Enacting Identity Theft Measures A Priority

Albany – New York State Senator Michael F. Nozzolio (R/C- Fayette) recently participated in a Senate hearing on identity theft legislation. Representatives of the New York State Retail Council, the state Consumer Protection Board, credit reporting agencies, the banking industry, the insurance industry, MCI Communications and others testified.Senator Nozzolio is sponsoring legislation (S.

May 31, 2005
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Senator Nozzolio Announces State Sales Tax To Drop On June 1st

Albany – New York State Senator Michael F. Nozzolio (R/C- Fayette) reminded New York consumers today that the State Sales tax will drop from 4.25% to 4% beginning June 1, 2005. The reduction in the State Sales tax will save an estimated $560 million over the next year.“The huge savings for New Yorkers from the state sales tax reduction will increase economic activity in our State and help to create jobs,” Senator Nozzolio said.

May 27, 2005
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Senator Nozzolio: Laud Veterans With “Hall Of Fame”

Albany – Continuing his commitment to New York’s veterans and military families, New York State Senator Michael F. Nozzolio (R-Fayette) today announced with his Senate colleagues a proposal to create a New York State Veterans’ Hall of Fame to honor the courage, sacrifice and achievements of service men and women from across the state.

May 25, 2005
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Senator Nozzolio Honors Auburn Resident With Achievers’ Award

Albany – State Senator Michael F. Nozzolio (R-Fayette) today announced that Guy Cosentino of Auburn has been awarded the New York State Senate Achievers’ Award. The prestigious award recognizes individuals who have made a significant contribution to the lives of people with physical or mental challenges.

May 24, 2005
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Senator Nozzolio Introduces Legislation To Prohibit Medicaid Sponsored Viagra For Sex Offenders

Albany – Continuing his efforts to help protect our children from dangerous sexual predators, New York State Senator Michael F. Nozzolio (R-Fayette) today announced that he has introduced legislation (S.

May 23, 2005
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Senate Approves Nozzolio Bill To Combat Dangerous Illegal Methamphetamine Drug

Albany – Citing the dramatic increase in the number of clandestine laboratories that produce methamphetamines, State Senator Michael F. Nozzolio (R-Fayette) today announced that the New York State Senate has approved legislation (S.3511) he is sponsoring which would enhance law enforcement’s efforts to combat and prosecute operators of “meth” laboratories as well as the theft or possession of stolen anhydrous ammonia.

May 17, 2005
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Senator Nozzolio Announces Passage Of Measure To Abolish Early Release Commissions

Albany – Citing a case in Cayuga County in which a convicted rapist was released from prison early, New York State Senator Michael F.

May 17, 2005
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Senator Nozzolio Honors Palmyra-macedon High School Basketball Team

Albany – State Senator Michael F. Nozzolio invited Coach Chip Tatro and the Palmyra-Macedon High School Boys Basketball Team to Albany recently to honor them for winning the New York State Class B Championship. The students met and had their pictures taken with Senator Nozzolio, Governor Pataki, and Assemblyman Oaks at a luncheon hosted by the Senator and Assemblyman.

May 16, 2005
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Senator Nozzolio Delivers $75,000 For Sodus Town Ambulance Corps

Sodus – Citing the importance of supporting and assisting local emergency service corps, New York State Senator Michael F. Nozzolio (R/C- Fayette) today announced he has secured $75,000 in state funding for the Sodus Town Ambulance Corps. The presentation was made at the Sodus Town Ambulance Corps annual banquet Saturday night in Sodus.“This funding will allow the Sodus Town Ambulance Corps to purchase a new ambulance that will serve our communities and provide emergency medical care to residents,” Senator Nozzolio said.

May 16, 2005
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Senator Nozzolio Honors Sodus High School Basketball Team

Albany – State Senator Michael F. Nozzolio invited Coach Jim Sergeant, Assistant Coach Robert Miranda and the Sodus High School Boys Basketball Team to Albany recently to honor them for winning the New York State Class C Championship. The students met and had their pictures taken with Senator Nozzolio, Governor Pataki, and Assemblyman Oaks at a luncheon hosted by the Senator and Assemblyman.

May 16, 2005
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Senator Nozzolio Announces Passage Of Legislation To Strengthen Megan’s Law

Albany - Ten years after the enactment of legislation creating New York State’s Sex Offender Registry, the New York State Senate acted today on the “Tenth Anniversary Omnibus Sex Offender Registration Reform Act.” The bill (S.4793-B) would strengthen Megan’s Law in 25 ways, including: mandatory notification by police when a registered sex offender moves into a community, lifetime registration of all sex offenders, requiring information about all levels of sex offenders to be posted on the Internet, and GPS monitoring for the worst offenders.<

May 3, 2005
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Senator Nozzolio Works To Strengthen Megans Law

Albany – Ten years after the enactment of legislation creating New York State’s Sex Offender Registry, Senator Michael F.

May 3, 2005
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Nozzolio To Hold Senate Hearing To Strengthen Megans Law

Albany – Commemorating the 10th anniversary of Megan’s Law, State Senator Michael F.

May 2, 2005
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Senator Nozzolio Secures $100,000 For Finger Lakes Institute

Albany—State Senator Michael F. Nozzolio (R-Fayette) today announced that he has secured $100,000 for the Finger Lakes Institute at Hobart and William Smith Colleges. The funding will help to cover educational programming costs at the Institute.“Preserving and protecting the quality of the Finger Lakes and promoting their appeal are the key to revitalizing our communities and creating new opportunities for the future,” said Senator Nozzolio. “It was a pleasure to secure this funding for the Finger Lakes Institute at Hobart and William Smith Colleges.

April 26, 2005
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