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RITCHIE JOINS HISTORIANS TO RECORD AREA’S CIVIL WAR LEGACY

Seeks Monuments, Markers of Region’s Contributions to ‘War that Saved the Republic’

State Senator Patty Ritchie, with the help of three noted local historians, is drafting community members to help record the region’s contributions to America’s Civil War, part of a statewide effort to remember New York’s role in the “War that Saved the Republic,” which was fought 150 years ago.

May 9, 2012
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RITCHIE BILL WOULD BOOST BIKER SAFETY

Response to Surge in Biker Fatalities in Oswego County

May 8, 2012
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DREDGING BEGINS AT HENDERSON HARBOR CUT

Lake Ontario Fisheries Coalition Utilizes Funds Secured by Senator Ritchie

State Senator Patty Ritchie announced today that dredging has begun at what is commonly known as “the cut,” a small channel connecting Lake Ontario and Henderson Harbor.

Senator Ritchie was able to secure $60,000 in this year’s state budget to help cover the cost of the project.

May 7, 2012
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SACKETS HARBOR PATRIOTS HONORED IN ALBANY

Team Recognized in both the Senate and Assembly for Capture of State Title

 

State Senator Patty Ritchie—along with Assemblyman Ken Blankenbush—recently hosted the Sackets Harbor Boys Basketball team in Albany.

May 7, 2012
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SENATOR RITCHIE ATTENDS “ARTS IN MOTION” EVENT

Proceeds Benefit the American Red Cross of CNY, the CNY Arts Center.

May 7, 2012
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Public Hearing: Cruelty of Companion Animals Legislation

Senate Standing Committee on AgricultureChair: Senator Patricia A. RitchiePublic Hearing: Cruelty of Companion Animals LegislationPlace: Utica State Office Building, 207 Genesee Street, 1st Floor, Utica, New YorkTime: 2:30 P.M.Contact: Todd Kusnierz (518) 455-3438Media Contact: Ryan Aguam (315) 793-9072ORAL TESTIMONY BY INVITATION ONLY

May 9, 2:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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SENATOR RITCHIE ANNOUNCES FUNDING FOR NNY LIBRARIES

Grant Money Will Help With Construction, Repairs

State Senator Patty Ritchie has announced that more than $66,000 in funding will be awarded to libraries in Jefferson and St. Lawrence Counties through public library construction grant funds.

May 4, 2012
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SENATOR RITCHIE ANNOUNCES $100,000 FOR CNY LIBRARIES

Grant Money Will Help With Construction, Repairs

State Senator Patty Ritchie has announced that more than $100 thousand dollars in funding will be awarded to libraries in Oswego County through public library construction grant funds.

May 4, 2012
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Senator Ritchie's 2012 Veterans Hall of Fame nominees

Senator Ritchie's 2012 Veterans Hall of Fame nominees.

May 4, 2012
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SENATOR RITCHIE HONORS CNY/NNY VETERANS

Senator Patty Ritchie hosted a celebration at Fort Drum to honor 39 veterans from Oswego, Jefferson and St. Lawrence Counties.

The event commemorates Military Appreciation Month, held each May, and also introduced Senator Ritchie's choice for induction to the NY State Senate Veterans Hall of Fame.

More information about the event can be found on Senator Ritchie's website.

 

May 4, 2012
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SENATOR RITCHIE HONORS ST. LAWRENCE COUNTY VETERANS

39 Veterans from Oswego, Jefferson and St. Lawrence Counties Recognized

State Senator Patty Ritchie honored 39 veterans from across Central and Northern New York at a special ceremony at Ft. Drum.

“I’m honored to have the opportunity to say ‘thanks’ to these brave men and women who have one of the toughest, most selfless jobs there is—the job of protecting our freedom,” Senator Ritchie said.

May 3, 2012
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SENATOR RITCHIE HONORS CNY AND NNY VETERANS

39 Veterans from Oswego, Jefferson and St. Lawrence Counties Recognized

State Senator Patty Ritchie honored 39 veterans from across Central and Northern New York at a special ceremony at Ft. Drum.

“I’m honored to have the opportunity to say ‘thanks’ to these brave men and women who have one of the toughest, most selfless jobs there is—the job of protecting our freedom,” Senator Ritchie said.

May 3, 2012
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RITCHIE CELEBRATES CENTRAL NY VETERANS AT FT. DRUM EVENT

Eight Oswego County Veterans Recognized

State Senator Patty Ritchie honored 39 veterans from across Central and Northern New York, including 8 from Oswego County today at a special ceremony at Ft. Drum.

*** CLICK HERE TO SEE VIDEO OF THE FORT DRUM CELEBRATION ***

May 3, 2012
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RITCHIE CELEBRATES NORTH COUNTRY VETERANS AT FT. DRUM EVENT

31 Veterans from Jefferson and St. Lawrence Counties Recognized

State Senator Patty Ritchie honored 39 veterans from across Central and Northern New York, including 31 from Jefferson and St. Lawrence counties today at a special ceremony at Ft. Drum.

*** CLICK HERE TO SEE VIDEO OF THE FORT DRUM CELEBRATION ***

May 3, 2012
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Committee Meeting: Agriculture Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Agriculture Senator Patricia Ritchie, Chair 9:00 AM, Tuesday, June 5, 2012 Room 816 LOB

June 5, 9:00 AM - 9:10 AM
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RITCHIE ASKS GOVERNOR’S HELP FOR FROST-BLASTED FARMERS

“One of the Worst” Disasters Ever Prompted by Early Spring Thaw

May 3, 2012
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Senator Ritchie celebrates the Class D basketball champs Sackets Harbor Patriots by treating the boys to pizza

Senator Ritchie celebrates the Class D basketball champs Sackets Harbor Patriots by treating the boys to pizza.

May 2, 2012
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May 2, 2012
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PIZZA AND PRAISE FOR SACKETS HARBOR STATE CHAMPS

Team recognized by Senate and Assembly

Members of the Sackets Harbor Boys Basketball team were honored today in Albany for their capture of the Class D state title.

May 2, 2012
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