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Save the Date for the Annual Golf Outing

It’s not too early to “Save the Date” for the Association’s Annual Golf Outing on Monday, June 6th at Cronin’s Golf Course in Warrensburg. Bask in the gorgeous views from this oasis in the Adirondack Mountains while enjoying a day of hospitality with 100 or more of your friends in the business. So circle the…
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Training Partnership Kicks Off April 19th In Kingston

We’re joining once again with the State Liquor Authority to conduct a statewide series of ABC Law and ATAP trainings. The first session is being held on Tuesday, April 19, 2016 at the Wiltwyck Golf Course located at 404 Steward Lane in Kingston. This training program is presented free of charge thanks to the support…
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Welcome New Associate Member Restaurant Depot

For years our members have swapped stories at Association events of great deals at Restaurant Depot. Long known within the restaurant industry in New York State as a back-up or supplemental food supplier offering quality products at a price that provides excellent margins, they’ve now expanded their product offerings into wine and spirits. Restaurant Depot…
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Business Owners Speak Out Against $15 Minimum Wage

Small Businesses all across New York State have been outspoken in their opposition to Governor Cuomo’s plan to raise the minimum wage to $15 per hour. Earlier this month business owners came to Albany for Small Business Day. In appointments with more than 50 members of the Senate and Assembly we made our case that…
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Minimum Wage Increase Adopted – Tipped Wage Adjusted

The State Legislature approved an increase in the state minimum wage today. The minimum wage will increase to $15 per hour in NYC by 12/31/18 except for small businesses with 10 employees or less who will see minimum wage increase to $15 per hour by 12/31/19. In Nassau, Suffolk and Westchester Counties the minimum wage…
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ABL Washington Update – March 2016

16 March – ABL Washington DC Update
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Upstate small business operators say $15 wage will hurt

http://www.timesunion.com/local/article/Upstate-small-business-operators-say-15-wage-6878476.php
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Small Business is Big Business for New York (VIDEO)

http://www.twcnews.com/nys/capital-region/capital-tonight-interviews/2016/03/8/greg-biryla-mike-durant-030816.html
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Small Business Owners Push Back Against Governor's Plan to Increase the Minimum Wage (VIDEO)

http://www.ny1.com/nyc/all-boroughs/politics/2016/03/8/small-business-owners-push-back-against-governor-s-plan-to-increase-the-minimum-wage.html
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Minimum wage foes keep their efforts ‘grassroots’

http://www.capitalnewyork.com/article/albany/2016/03/8593130/minimum-wage-foes-keep-their-efforts-grassroots
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