The Journal Register (Medina, NY)


MED Orleans Legislature part 2 ART 041113

HOWARD BALABAN/STAFF CIVICS LESSON: A dozen students from the Albion and Medina Central School Districts visited the Orleans County Legislature Wednesday afternoon. The visit, part of the Liberty Increases Future Experiences (LIFE) program, exposed students to the legislative process. LIFE is a local organization that is part of the national Liberty Partnership Program which addresses the school dropout rate of community youth by providing academic and personal support to students in grades 6-12. Shown with the students are Legislator Henry Smith (far left), Albion LIFE representative Teresa Zwifka (back row, next to Smith) and Medina LIFE representative Andrea Ziehm (far right).