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Parks & Trails New York
... Parks Trails New York (PTNY) is the leading statewide not-for-profit parks and trails advocacy organization in New York State ... Founded in 1985, and based in Albany, the state capital, PTNY is dedicated to protecting, expanding, and promoting a network of public parks, rail and canal trails, bike paths, greenways ... As the leading statewide voice for parks, Parks Trails New York launched its Campaign for Parks in 2006 with the release of a highly acclaimed report, Parks at a Turning ...
Matthew Titone - Early Life, Education, Career
... Titone, a former judge of the New York State Court of Appeals ... After being admitted to the New York State Bar Association in 1992, Titone worked pro bono for the Staten Island AIDS Task Force and Project Hospitality ... Titone garnered national attention when he took on the New York State adoption industry representing a family who adopted a baby boy ...
Abraham Bockee - Life
... Born in Shekomeko, New York, Bockee attended the public schools ... He graduated from Union College, Schenectady, New York, 1803 ... He studied law in Poughkeepsie, New York ...
Public Employees Federation - Political Activity
... PEF also contributed $150,000 to state political campaigns in the first six months of 1986, ranking it among the top PACs in the state ... In 1987, PEF spent $36,822 on state political party-building efforts, more than any other group in New York State ... political campaigns—behind only the New York State AFL-CIO ($1 million), the Civil Service Employees Association ($704,875), and the Medical Society of the State of New York ...
Same-sex Unions In The United States - Same-sex Marriage - New York
... After a 2006 New York Court of Appeals decision in which the Court upheld the constitutionality of New York State's opposite-sex definition of marriage, New ... proposed a same-sex marriage bill to the state legislature as governor on April 27, 2007 ... This legislation passed the New York State Assembly on June 19, 2007, but died in the Republican-controlled New York State Senate and was returned to the Assembly ...

Famous quotes containing the words state and/or york:

    I see the state of all of us who live, nothing more than phantoms or a weightless shadow.
    Sophocles (497–406/5 B.C.)

    A restaurant is a fantasy—a kind of living fantasy in which diners are the most important members of the cast.
    Warner Leroy, U.S. restaurateur, founder of Maxwell’s Plum restaurant, New York City. New York Times (July 9, 1976)