Issues: Miscellaneous

Bonacic Attends Annual Pulaski Fire Company Pancake Breakfast

Senator Bonacic was pleased to attend the annual Pulaski Fire Company’s pancake breakfast in Pine Island, NY this past Sunday. Not only does the Pulaski Fire Company do a tremendous job in serving their community, they also do a great job serving up a delicious breakfast. The event was an opportunity for neighbors to come out and enjoy a tasty meal while supporting the men and women of the fire company.

 

 

March 30, 2015
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New Rochelle YMCA's Lifesaver Campaign Fundraiser

(New Rochelle - March 26th) The New Rochelle YMCA's Lifesaver campaign continues as they seek to raise funds to make necessary repairs to the facility's pool. You can learn more about the campaign by clicking here. Pictured with YMCA Executive Director Julie Gallanty, Bob Marrone of the New Rochelle Chamber of Commerce and morning personality on WVOX-AM, and other supporters.

March 30, 2015
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Real Opportunities for Black and Hispanic Students

What You Should KnowBy State Senator Rev. Rubén Díaz32nd Senatorial District (718) 991-3161 Real Opportunities for Black and Hispanic Students You should know that charter schools are creating real opportunities for Black and Hispanic students throughout the five boroughs of New York City and that I have been a supporter of charter schools long before I was an elected official.  

March 30, 2015
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Senator O'Mara's weekly column 'From the Capitol' ~ for the week of March 30, 2015 ~ 'Developing a workforce, and some new thinking'

Senator O'Mara offers his weekly perspective on many of the key challenges and issues facing the Legislature, as well as on legislative actions, local initiatives, state programs and policies, and more. Stop back every Monday for Senator O'Mara's latest column "From the Capitol..."

This week, "Developing a workforce, and some new thinking"

[see attached copy of Senator O'Mara's column in the March 29th Corning Leader]

March 30, 2015
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GREAT TIME HAD AT EASTER EGG HUNT IN MARINE PARK

Thank you to all those who made it out on Saturday to the Annual Easter Egg Hunt in Marine Park.

March 30, 2015
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Young Area Students Complete Training With Holley Volunteer Fire Company

Senator Ortt wished a group of potential future firefighters good luck Saturday night after they completed their training with the Holley Volunteer Fire Company. The devoted, hard-working students from area schools were honored for their commitment and involvement with the fire company. 

March 28, 2015
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Westchester National Association of Social Workers Annual Awards Dinner

(New Rochelle - March 26th) The Senator at the Westchester Division of the National Association of Social Workers Annual Awards Dinner, honoring Polly Kerrigan, LCSW; Patricia Lemp, LCSW; Bob Schavrien, LCSW; Damon K. Jones; Social Work Services at Woodside School, Peekskill CSD; and Mariam Elraza.

March 28, 2015
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Senator Hamilton Launches Shirley Chisholm Women of Excellence Awards with NYC Comptroller Scott Stringer, Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams, Assemblywoman Jo Anne Simon, Councilwoman Laurie Cumbo, and District Leaders Patterson and Martinez

Award honors ten distinguished women working to improve the lives of New Yorkers

Brooklyn, NY – Brooklyn, NY - Senator Jesse Hamilton and co-hosts launched the inaugural Shirley Chisholm Women of Excellence Awards this evening at the First Baptist Church with over 300 guests. Senator Hamilton and co-hosts, NYC Comptroller Scott Stringer, Borough President Eric Adams, Assemblywoman Jo Anne Simon, Councilwoman Laurie Cumbo, 43rd Assembly District Leader Shirley Patterson, and 51st Assembly District Leader Arelis Martinez honored ten outstanding women who have made outstanding contributions to our community.

March 27, 2015
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SENATOR GOLDEN TO HOST FREE SHREDDING EVENTS TO HELP YOU PROTECT AGAINST IDENTITY THEFT

Brooklyn – State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C-I, Brooklyn), today is announcing that he will host two free shredding events, at both of his district offices during the month of April, to assist residents in protecting themselves against identity theft.

The shredding truck will be parked outside Senator Golden’s office at 7408 5th Avenue on Saturday, April 25th, from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., and will be outside his satellite office located at 3604 Quentin Road the following day, Sunday, April 26th, also from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Residents are invited to bring as many personal documents as they wish to shred.

March 27, 2015
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Two Minutes With Tom 3/27/15

Senator Croci's regular update of action in the 3rd Senate District and at the State Capitol in Albany

March 27, 2015
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Forum/Town Hall: Discuss the challenges to the effective and efficient delivery of social services in New York City, and what measures can be implemented to improve the accessibility and quality of social services

Senate Task Force on the Delivery of Social Services in New York City
Chair: Senator Tony Avella
Public Forum: Discuss the challenges to the effective and efficient delivery of social services in New York City, and what measures can be implemented to improve the accessibility and quality of social services
Place: Senate Hearing Room, 250 Broadway, 19th Floor, New York, New York
Time: 11:00 A.M.
Contact: Dawa Jung (718) 357-3094; (347) 653-9400
Media Contact: Kelsey Durham (718) 357-3094; (315)

April 16, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
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WOMEN'S HEART TO HEART PRESENTED BY MAIMONIDES HOSPITAL

LEARN THE FACTS AND RISKS OF HEART DISEASE IN WOMEN FROM ACKNOWLEDGED EXPERTS IN THE FIELD.

 

April 28, 5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
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