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Verizon Wireless 4G LTE Network Expands In Chautauqua And Cattaraugus Counties

May 7, 2013

JAMESTOWN, N.Y., May 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ –

    WHO:            Verizon Wireless, operator of the nation's largest 4G LTE network and
                    largest, most reliable 3G network

    WHAT:           Verizon Wireless recently activated new 4G LTE coverage on six sites in
                    Chautauqua and Cattaraugus counties, expanding and filling in coverage on
                    the high-speed data network it launched locally in April 2012. 4G LTE lets
                    Verizon Wireless customers use their 4G LTE-enabled devices to surf the
                    Web, post status updates and photos, share music, and download files at
                    speeds up to 10 times faster than customers on 3G networks.

    WHERE:          New 4G LTE sites are located in Ashford, Chautauqua, Fredonia, Jamestown,
                    Salamanca and Stockton. For street-level detail of coverage and more,
                    please visit www.verizonwireless.com/4GLTE.

    BACKGROUND:     Two years after its launch, the Verizon 4G LTE network is available to more
                    than 287 million people across the U.S representing more than 95 percent of
                    our 3G network

                    For additional details on the Verizon Wireless 4G LTE network visit http://
                    verizonwireless.com/lte. To see how the Verizon Wireless 4G LTE network is
                    impacting customers and businesses across the country, visit the Verizon
                    Wireless News Center.

    MEDIA CONTACT: John O'Malley

                   Verizon Wireless

                   585.321.7264 or 585.261.5899



About Verizon Wireless

Verizon Wireless operates the nation’s largest 4G LTE network and largest, most reliable 3G network. The company serves 98.9 million retail customers, including 93.2 million retail postpaid customers. Headquartered in Basking Ridge, N.J., with more than 73,000 employees nationwide, Verizon Wireless is a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ) and Vodafone (LSE, NASDAQ: VOD). For more information, visit www.verizonwireless.com. For the latest news and updates about Verizon Wireless, visit our News Center at http://news.verizonwireless.com or follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/VZWNews.

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