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1st Annual Easter Egg Roll

This weekend we had our 1st Annual Easter Egg Roll.  Thanks to everyone who came out and made it such a great success!  Can't wait for the 2nd Annual Egg Roll.

April 11, 2011
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Results of Senator Ritchie's 2011 Legislative Community Survey

State Senator Patty Ritchie released the results of the survey she conducted of residents in Oswego, Jefferson and St. Lawrence Counties to guide her in her consideration of the recently passed on-time budget.

"The people of Northern and Central New York were very clear that they wanted their state government to find ways to reduce spending, cut costs and rein in government at all levels," Senator Ritchie said. "The state budget that I supported reflected the priorities people set when they responded to my survey."

April 11, 2011
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SENATE PASSES LEGISLATION TO PROTECT CHILDREN FROM ABUSE

Bill Includes Camp Directors As Mandated Reporters of Child Abuse

The New York State Senate today passed a measure requiring camp directors to report suspected child abuse regardless of the location where abuse may have occurred. With many parents now beginning to think about summer camps, the bill (S.3777A), sponsored by Senator Jack Martins (R-C-I, Mineola) would protect children and facilitate the detection of abuse by camp staff.

 

April 11, 2011
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Senator Carlucci Calls for MTA Forensic Audit

(Albany, NY)Calling it the only sure way to get to the bottom of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority's spending practices, Senator David Carlucci (D-Rockland/Orange) today unveiled legislation he sponsored that would commence a forensic audit of the public authority.

Under the legislation, (S.4501), the audit, which would be the first true top-to-bottom review of the MTA, would be conducted by an independent outside auditing firm and be paid for by the authority.

April 11, 2011
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IDC Calls For MTA Forensic Audit

Calling it the only sure way to get to the bottom of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority's spending practices, the Independent Democratic Conference today unveiled legislation sponsored by Senator David Carlucci, (D-Rockland/ Orange), that would commence a forensic audit of the public authority.

April 11, 2011
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Lo Que Usted Debe Saber por el Reverendo Rubén Díaz

COMUNICADO DE PRENSA

13 de abril de 2011

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Lo Que Usted Debe Saber por el Reverendo Rubén Díaz

Este fin de semana la Iglesia Evangelica de la Ciudad de New York se viste de Gala en la Celebración del Banquete Anual de la Organización de Ministros Hispanos de New York.

April 11, 2011
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I meet regularly with other officials representing Oswego County in the state Legislature.

State Senator Patty Ritchie recently met with the State Legislature's delegation representing Oswego County. Shown are Assemblyman Ken Blankenbush, Assemblywoman Claudia Tenney, State Senator Ritchie, Assemblyman Bob Oaks and Assemblyman Will Barclay. They meet regularly to discuss legislation and coordinate their efforts so as to better serve the people of Oswego County.

April 11, 2011
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SENATOR MARTY GOLDEN TO HOST MARINE PARK, GERRITSEN BEACH, SHEEPSHEAD BAY TOWN HALL MEETING WEDNESDAY

Brooklyn- State Senator Marty Golden (R-C-I, Brooklyn) will host a town hall meeting for the residents of Marine Park, Gerritsen Beach and Sheepshead Bay on April 13th at 7:00 p.m. at the Salt Marsh Nature Center located at 3302 Avenue U (at East 33rd Street).

April 11, 2011
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Autism Awareness Night at Babylon Old Town Hall

Autism Awaremess Night

Wednesday, April 13, 2011 6:30PM-8:00 PM

In honor of Autism Awareness Month, the Town of Babylon will host a night of information about Autism.  Local organizations will be distributing informative materials at a number of resource tables beginning at 6:30PM.  There will be a short ceremony at 7:00 PM.

April 13, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
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With Music Legend Boz Scags and Other Westchester Leaders at the Tarrytown Music Hall

Senator Andrea Stewart-Cousins celebrated the 125th Anniversary of the Tarrytown Music Hall, joining elected leaders from all levels of government to recognize the historic Westchester landmark. At the celebration, the Senator presented a proclamation from the New York State Senate to Executive Director Bjorn Olsson, and had the opportunity to meet music legend Boz Scags backstage. To see a picture, click here.

April 11, 2011
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14th Annual Saugerties Boys & Girls Club Spring Fling Auction

On Saturday, April 9th, 2011 I attended the 14th Annual Saugerties Boys & Girls Club Spring Fling Auction held at the Rip Van Winkle Country Club in Palenville.  Pictured from left to right: Joe Faye, Executive Director, Sue Worthman, President and Diane Stones, Vice President/Secretary.

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Senator Squadron Honors Educational Alliance Youth Who Won Statewide Boys and Girls Club Award

For immediate release March 28, 2011 SENATOR SQUADRON HONORS EDUCATIONAL ALLIANCE YOUTH WHO WON STATEWIDE BOYS AND GIRLS CLUB AWARD Student Carlos Valdez Visits Albany as Candidate for Statewide "Youth of the Year" Award, and Wins! Albany, NY--State Senator Daniel Squadron honored Lower East Side teenager and Baruch Houses resident Carlos Valdez, 17 years old, on Tuesday with a visit to the floor of the State Senate and a resolution passed in recognition of his winning the statewide Boys and Girls Club Youth of the Year Award.  Carlos Valdez, a senior at Bard High School Early College on East Houston Street, won the Youth of the Year Award for his contributions to the community and his work to overcome adversity.

April 11, 2011
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