Chautauqua County officials are threatening to sell the county nursing home, and union members are doing everything possible to make sure that does not happen. Bonnie Peters, front, leads a rally outside the Chautauqua County office building. Civil Service Employees Association (CSEA) members, labor brothers and sisters, and supporters from the community gathered to demonstrate against the possible sale of the county's public nursing home.
Bus driver Judy Young earns the first Excelsior Award. The Excelsior Award was developed through a partnership between New York State Public High School Athletic Association and Civil Service Employees Association (CSEA) to recognize a CSEA member who has helped promote and foster athletic spirit in their local school district as well as display extraordinary dedication and support of high school athletics in New York State.