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Council seeks ‘Veteran Champion’ nominations

The Rochester Regional Veterans Business Council is seeking nominations of individuals and organizations that have done an outstanding job of supporting veterans in the community for its Veterans Champion awards program. Awards are given to a Veterans Service Champion, Veterans ...

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Nominations sought for veterans awards

The Rochester Regional Veterans Business Council is seeking nominations for individuals and organizations that have done an outstanding job of supporting veterans in the community. An award is given to a Veterans Service Champion, Veterans Education Champion and a Veterans ...

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Graham says he’ll block federal nominations

WASHINGTON — Sen. Lindsey Graham threatened Monday to hold up all nominations for federal government positions until survivors of last year’s deadly attack on the diplomatic post in Libya appear before Congress. “Where are the #Benghazi survivors?” the South Carolina ...

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Nominations sought for defender’s award

Nominations are due by Sept. 27 for a new award created by the Monroe County Public Defender’s Office to recognize excellence in indigent adult representation in Family Court. “The important work of family court is too often overlooked by the ...

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Obama nominates 3 to appeals court, testing GOP

At the White House on Tuesday, President Barack Obama announced the nominations of, from left, Judge Robert Wilkins, Cornelia Pillard and Patricia Ann Millet to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit. AP Images

WASHINGTON — Issuing a forceful challenge to Senate Republicans, President Barack Obama nominated three judges to the influential federal appeals court in Washington, declaring that the GOP has “cynically used Senate rules and procedures” to delay and block past nominees. ...

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Cuomo announces confirmations

The state Senate has unanimously confirmed the nominations of John Koelmel, Onondaga County Executive Joanne Mahoney and Terrance Flynn as trustees of the New York Power Authority.   Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo, who announced the confirmations Wednesday, has recommended Koelmel ...

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Nominations sought for women entrepreneurs

Women Igniting the Spirit of Entrepreneurship is accepting nominations for the Ann Michel Distinguished Entrepreneur Awards which recognize entrepreneurial spirit, economic impact and community service. The deadline for applications is March 1. Winners will be selected by the WISE Advisory ...

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Nominations open for Farash Prize

Nominations are being accepted for the newly established Farash Prize for Social Entrepreneurship, carrying a $100,000 award. The winner, to be announced in the fall, will be selected from among nominees who have made significant accomplishments in successfully addressing community ...

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