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Commending Cindy Habeeb Bufalini upon the occasion of her retirement after more than 30 years of service to 7 News/Fox 28 on March 6...

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Senate Resolution No. 3030

BY: Senator RITCHIE

LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION commending Cindy Habeeb
Bufalini upon the occasion of her retirement after
more than 30 years of service to 7 News/Fox 28 on
March 6, 2020

WHEREAS, It is the custom of this Legislative Body to pay tribute to
those illustrious newscasters who have diligently and consistently, year
after year, recorded the history of their communities and brought local
news and news of the larger world to their readers; and

WHEREAS, Attendant to such concern, and in full accord with its
long-standing traditions, this Legislative Body is justly proud to
commend Cindy Habeeb Bufalini upon the occasion of her retirement after
more than 30 years of service to 7 News/Fox 28; and

WHEREAS, A native of Watertown, New York, Cindy Habeeb Bufalini
attended St. Lawrence University in Canton, New York, and the American
University in Washington, D.C., graduating with a Master's degree in
journalism and public affairs; and

WHEREAS, For more than three years, Cindy Habeeb Bufalini put her
education and journalistic talents to work as a member of the team at 7
News/Fox 28 in Watertown; throughout her tenure, she fulfilled a number
of roles including general assignment reporter, anchor, health reporter
and ultimately, assignment editor, the position from which she
officially retired on Friday, March 6, 2020; and

WHEREAS, Cindy Habeeb Bufalini was the co-host for the "Jerry Lewis
Labor Day Telethon," served as the station's liaison with the Children's
Miracle Network, and was a spokeswoman for the Go Red for Women
campaign; and

WHEREAS, In recognition of her many talents and stellar work ethic,
Cindy Habeeb Bufalini has been the recipient of numerous of accolades
such as an honor from the Syracuse Press Club for her special "Wake Up
Call: Drugs in the North Country"; and

WHEREAS, Throughout her distinguished career, Cindy Habeeb Bufalini
has risen to the challenge of informing the public about important news
that affects their daily lives, helping to ensure people throughout
Jefferson, Lewis, and St. Lawrence Counties received the vital
information they needed and had the opportunity to be entertained by
heartwarming stories about everyday people making a difference locally
and other events which characterize life in the North Country; and

WHEREAS, It is the sense of this Legislative Body that those who
enhance the quality of life in their community and have shown a long and
sustained commitment to the maintenance of high standards in their
profession, certainly have earned the recognition and applause of all
the citizens of this great Empire State; now, therefore, be it

RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
commend Cindy Habeeb Bufalini upon the occasion of her retirement after

more than 30 years of service to 7 News/Fox 28 on March 6, 2020, and to
wish her continued success in all her future endeavors; and be it
further

RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be
transmitted Cindy Habeeb Bufalini.

actions

  • 11 / Mar / 2020
    • REFERRED TO FINANCE
  • 31 / Mar / 2020
    • REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
  • 31 / Mar / 2020
    • ADOPTED

Resolution Details

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Resolutions, Legislative

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