Issues: Arts and Culture

RITCHIE’S “WOMEN OF DISTINCTION” DISPLAY MOVES TO PULASKI PUBLIC LIBRARY

Invites People to Learn About Women’s History in New York State

State Senator Patty Ritchie has announced her “Women of Distinction” exhibit is now on display at the Pulaski Public Library, located at  4917 North Jefferson St. in Pulaski.  The display is available for viewing during regular library hours.   

September 10, 2012
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Senator Gianaris with Joe DiPietro, President of FIAO

Senator Gianaris with Joe DiPietro, President of FIAO

August 30, 2012
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Path Through History Conference Highlights Heritage Tourism Promotion

   Senator Betty Little attended a conference in Albany on Tuesday, August 28, 2012, to discuss Governor Cuomo's new heritage promotion initiative, the Path Through History program. The conference brought together stakeholders from across the state to discuss regional opportunities to promote New York's history and attract more tourists.  Senator Little is pictured talking with Heather Mabee, Saratoga-Capital Region Parks Commission chairwoman.

 

August 28, 2012
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HEROES OF OUR HOMETOWNS

Channel 7's Katie Alexander reports on my new Hometown Heroes exhibit featuring 15 of the 45 area residents who have received the USA's top military decoration for valor--the Medal of Honor.

The exhibit is taking place at the Jefferson County Historical Society, the St. Lawrence County Historical Society, Madrid's Heritage Days, and coming soon to Oswego County.

See the full display now by clicking here.

August 23, 2012
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Morrison Avenue Music Festival

PRESS RELEASE

AUGUST 17, 2012

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

SENATOR REV. RUBEN DIAZ

Morrison Avenue Music Festival

Nino Segarra, The Copa Cabana Band, Construccion Latina and Angelo y su Conjunto Modelo are some of the bands that will participate on one of the stages in the Morrison Avenue Festival in the Bronx.

This festival, (where there will be free entertainment, games and music for the whole family including the children) is sponsored by the Hispanic Federation, Senator Rubén Díaz, and Assemblyman Marcos Crespo, and will be held on:

Saturday, August 18, 2012 at Morrison Avenue (between Westchester Avenue and Watson Avenue) starting at 1:00 p.m.

 

August 17, 2012
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Festival Musical de la Calle Morrison

COMUNICADO DE PRENSA

17 de agosto de 2012

PARA PUBLICACIÓN INMEDIATA

Festival Musical de la Calle Morrison

Nino Segarra, La Copacabana Band, Construccion Latina y Angelo y su Conjunto Modelo, son algunas de las orquestas que participarán en uno de las dos tarimas en el Festival de la Calle Morrison en el Condado del Bronx.

Este Festival (donde habrá entretenimientos, juegos y música gratis para toda la familia y sus niños) es auspiciado por la Federación Hispana, el Senador Rev. Rubén Díaz,, y el Asambleísta Marcos Crespo, y se llevará acabo:

Sabádo, 18 de Agosto 2012 en Morrison Avenue entre Westchester Avenue y Watson Avenue, Bronx, NY, comenzando a la 1:00 p.m.

August 17, 2012
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Governor Approves Griffo-Brindisi Legislation for Snowmobiler Safety

Governor Approves Griffo-Brindisi Legislation for Snowmobiler Safety

August 16, 2012
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SENATOR RITCHIE TOURS STONE MILLS AGRICULTURAL MUSEUM

State Senator Patty Ritchie recently visited the Stone Mills Agricultural Museum in La Fargeville for the organization’s “Meet and Greet” event. 

August 10, 2012
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MEXICO PUBLIC LIBRARY HOSTS RITCHIE “WOMEN OF DISTINCTION” DISPLAY

Display Encourages People to Learn About Notable Female New Yorkers

State Senator Patty Ritchie has announced her “Women of Distinction” exhibit is on display at the Mexico Public Library, located at 3269 Main Street in Mexico.  The display is available for viewing during regular business hours.   

August 9, 2012
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August 20, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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Senator Martins Thanks "Sanctuary Volunteers" for Community Day

Senator Jack Martins was back in Elmont this past Saturday attending "The Sanctuary's" Block Party Community Day. The block party community day was a great success with a vibrant turnout. Children were very busy going on rides and climbing aboard the Elmont Fire Department Engine #1 to their great delight. Senator Martins was welcomed to the party by Sanctuary Pastor Jolly's wife Lisa, who introduced him to church members, and volunteers. During Senator Martins' visit, he thanked the volunteers for their hard work and received community input on issues impacting Elmont's neighborhoods. "Community events like this are what make Elmont such a special place. People work together and help one another in a positive way.

August 6, 2012
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SENATOR SALAND GETS FOUR LOCAL BILLS SIGNED

Senator Stephen Saland (R,I,C - Poughkeepsie) announced today that four local bills have been signed into law. Three of the bills relate to local library districts, while the fourth seeks to address the needs of areas located within the Hudson Valley Greenway. Each piece of legislation was brought to the attention of the Senator at the request of the respective localities.

July 26, 2012
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“WOMEN OF DISTINCTION” AT WILLIAMSTOWN LIBRARY

Learn About Notable Female New Yorkers

State Senator Patty Ritchie has announced her “Women of Distinction” display has moved to the Williamstown Library, located at 2877 County Route 17N in Williamstown. The display is available for viewing during regular business hours.

The traveling display, which will be featured at Oswego County libraries through October 8th, provides an opportunity for people to learn about New York’s female leaders, both past and present.

July 20, 2012
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8/11/2012: 6th Annual Family & Friends Day

Join Senator Huntley and friends for a FREE day of learning,exercise, games, rides, food, music, entertainment and otherfun-filled activities.

Saturday, August 11, 2012 at Roy Wilkins ParkFoch and Merrick Boulevards12 NOON – 4:00 PM

For more information, please contact my District Office at (718) 523-3069

August 11, 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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Senator Gianaris speaks at the Federation of Italian-American Organizations 5k run

Senator Gianaris congratulating a participant and handing her a prize.

July 17, 2012
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Senator Gianaris delivers the keynote speech at the City Council's event, Honoring the Contributions of Arab-Americans

Senator Gianaris speaking about the great role Arab-Americans play in our community.

July 16, 2012
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RITCHIE’S “WOMEN OF DISTINCTION” DISPLAY MOVES TO HANNIBAL LIBRARY

Display Encourages People to Learn About Notable Female New Yorkers

State Senator Patty Ritchie has announced her “Women of Distinction” display has moved to the Hannibal Free Library, located at 162 Oswego St. in Hannibal.  The display is available for viewing during regular business hours.    

July 12, 2012
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