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Senator DeFrancisco Helped Commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the Greater Baldwinsville Ambulance Corps

Senator John A. DeFrancisco presented a Citation to members of the Greater Baldwinsville Ambulance Corps on April 28, 2012.  The GBAC is celebrating its 50th Anniversary.

April 30, 2012
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SENATOR BALL HOSTS PASTA DINNER FOR JEFFERSON VILLAGE SENIORS

Jefferson Valley, N.Y. – (4/27/2012) –Senator Greg Ball (R, C – Patterson) served a free pasta dinner for over 250 residents at the Jefferson Village community center this past Friday night. The dinner was complete with spaghetti, meatballs, toss salad and sliced Italian bread.

April 30, 2012
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Senator DeFrancisco Celebrates Opening Day of the 2012 Little League Baseball and Softball Season

Senator John A. DeFrancisco is pictured with members of the Southside American Little League team in Syracuse on Saturday, April 28th.  The Senator participated in opening ceremonies.   

April 30, 2012
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SENATOR FUSCHILLO & TOWN OF HEMPSTEAD BRING PASSPORT PROGRAM TO NORTH MERRICK

        Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) recently partnered with Town of Hempstead Clerk Mark Bonilla and Supervisor Kate Murray to bring the Town’s mobile passport van to North Merrick.

        Senator Fuschillo arranged for the passport van to come to the North Merrick Public Library to give residents an easy and convenient way to obtain or renew a U.S. passport.

        Residents who were unable to attend the program but would like more information about obtaining a passport or future mobile passport programs can call the Hempstead Town Clerk’s passport division at 516-812-3100.

April 30, 2012
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WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW

WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW

By Senator Rev. Rubén Díaz

32nd Senatorial District, Bronx County, New York

Tel. 718-991-3161

Senator Rev. Ruben Diaz and The New York Hispanic Clergy

to Pray in the Statue of Liberty

You should know that the Yearly National Day of Prayers, this year will take place on Thursday May 3rd from 12:30-2:00 PM, and that every State of the Nation will be calling their residents to join the prayer for our Government and our Nation.

Here in New York City, we will be celebrating and praying in the Grounds of Liberty Island where the Statue of Liberty is located.

April 30, 2012
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May 18, 8:30 AM - 11:00 AM
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Shirley, Mastic & Mastic Beach “Tri-Hamlet” Elected Officials and Community Residents Unveil Tri-Hamlet Renaissance Project and Report

“Unprecedented Unified Effort Could Change Community Forever” ~ Senator Lee Zeldin

Mastic Beach, NY- State Senator Lee M. Zeldin (R, C, I- Shirley), Assemblyman Fred Thiele, Jr. (I- Sag Harbor), Assemblyman Dean Murray (R, C- East Patchogue), County Legislator Kate Browning (WFP, D- Shirley), Brookhaven Town Councilman Dan Panico (R, C, I- Manorville) and Mastic Beach Village Mayor Bill Biondi were all on hand today at the William Floyd High School Library to announce the Tri-Hamlet Renaissance Project and unveil a 33 page collaborative report detailing proposed projects that community leaders, including local elected officials from every layer of government, have agreed to work together towards achieving.

April 29, 2012
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THE PATCH: JOBS BILL WOULD HELP DISABLED VETS’ COMPANIES GET STATE CONTRACTS

 

By Tom Auchterlonie

Businesses that are owned by disabled military veterans could get a boost under a proposed bill that would give them preference during the bidding process for state contracts.

April 28, 2012
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April 27, 2012
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Please take advantage of a great program from the Department of Sanitiation.

This will help keep and your house and the environment clean! And remeber to assist any of your elderly nieghbors who need help droping off those items.

http://www.nyc.gov/html/dsny/html/home/home.shtml

April 27, 2012
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Senator Ritchie met future nurses from SUNY Canton


Senator Ritchie met future nurses from SUNY Canton.

April 27, 2012
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Community Connection for Week Ending April 29, 2012

Rochester, NY - In this week's edition, details about the upcoming Career Fair for Business and Technical Professionals, upcoming events around the community, and students from R.I.T. bring their 'Greening Your Campus' ideas to Albany. Click on the link below to read this week's Community Connection in full-screen.

April 27, 2012
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April 27, 2012
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Senate Passes Bill Giving Nurse Practitioners Greater Say in Health Care Decisions

The State Senate this week gave unanimous approval to legislation (S.4525-C) that would allow nurse practitioners to admit a patient to an inpatient mental health unit.

April 27, 2012
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Senator Martins on 'Your Voice' to Discuss Important Issues in the Community

Appearing on 'Your Voice' in Albany, Senator Jack M. Martins discussed the restoration of train service on the Port Washington line, important crime prevention legislation, the success of the Mineola Junior Fire Department and a visit to Albany from a group from Temple Sinai of Roslyn.

April 27, 2012
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RITCHIE RECOGNIZES LIBRARY SUPPORTERS

“Friends of the Library” Members Honored at Flower Memorial Library 

State Senator Patty Ritchie spoke to library supporters at the annual meeting of the “Friends of the Roswell P. Flower Memorial Library” in Watertown.

April 27, 2012
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RITCHIE JOINS RIBBON CUTTING FOR NEW CHAMBER HQ

New Space Offers Extra Resources to Community Members, Visitors

State Senator Patty Ritchie took part in a ribbon cutting to celebrate the opening of the Greater Oswego-Fulton Chamber of Commerce’s new office in the City of Fulton.

April 27, 2012
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Senator DeFrancisco with the Bishop Ludden Boys Basketball Team

Senator John A. DeFrancisco presented the Bishop Ludden Boys Basketball Team with a Resolution in Albany on April 26th, 2012.  He honored the team for winning the State Class B Championship.

April 27, 2012
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