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07/24 - 08/02
The Asian American International Film Festival 2014 is happening

07/30 - 07/31
Come to WE ACT for Environmental Justice's Free Summer Movie Screenings!

07/31
BROOKE JACKMAN FOUNDATION LAUNCHES BROOKE'S COOKS, NEW INITIATIVE TO PROMOTE HEALTHY LIVING AMONG..

08/01
MADIBA Camp Fridays

08/02
Reading is doctor-recommended!

08/03
WHAT’S ON TAP? Meals on Wheels Programs and Services of Rockland...

08/05
Westhab's 11th Annual Golf Classic

08/05
Brooklyn Real Estate Roundtable

08/06
Queens Centers for Progress Carnival for Children with Development Disabilities

08/07
Hudson Valley Renegades Anderson Center for Autism Night!

Capitol Region

07/31
Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Capital Region's Chef's Challenge 2014

08/08
Schenectady ARC 5K Challenge

10/18
St. Catherine's Center for Children's 1st Running SCCCared Fright Run,

American Cancer Society Says Budget Cuts Could Cost Lives PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 07 March 2013 01:50

The American Cancer Society said that the across-the-board federal cuts that went into effect this month and the proposed New York spending reductions could cost residents in the state their lives. Federal cuts alone will mean 1,670 fewer free screenings for breast and cervical cancer for New York women who have no health insurance. The federal cuts amount to a 5 percent drop in cancer screenings in New York, and Gov. Andrew Cuomo's proposed budget would add a 10 percent cut to the program. Read more in the Times Union.

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