Issues: Miscellaneous

Committee Meeting: Rural Resources Commission Meeting

The Legislative Commission on Rural Resources will hold a meeting at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday in Room 904 (Commission Chair Sen. Darrel J. Aubertine's Conference Room).

June 16, 10:30 PM - 11:30 PM
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Padavan Honors 4 New Eagle Scouts in Whitestone

New York State Senator Frank Padavan (Queens) honored four new Eagle Scouts from Troop 230 at a Court of Honor ceremony at the Immanuel Lutheran School in Whitestone on Saturday June 12, 2010.  During the ceremony,. Padavan presented Thomas H.G.Nagle, Karl Singleman, Frederick C.

June 14, 2010
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SENATE REPUBLICANS CALL ON NEW YORK STATE PAROLE BOARD TO KEEP COP KILLERS BEHIND BARS

Senator Marty Golden and members of the Republican Conference today called on the State Parole Board to deny the release of convicted cop-killer Anthony Blanks, who is scheduled for a parole hearing Tuesday morning at Shawangunk State Prison in Wallkill, NY. The Senators were joined by former Larchmont Mayor Liz Feld and Larchmont Chief of Police John Poleway.

June 14, 2010
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SENATOR GOLDEN LEADS “SUPPORT OUR TROOPS” RALLY

Brooklyn - State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C-I, Brooklyn), joined by Fort Hamilton Army Base Commander Stephen Smith and local elected officials, hosted his annual “Support Our Troops” rally yesterday at John Paul Jones Park located at 101st Street and 4th Avenue.

June 14, 2010
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Addabbo and CUNY Volunteers at Citizenship event

Senator Addabbo poses with CUNY's Citizenship and Immigration Project volunteers at PS 88 in Ridgewood. The senator sponsored a free application assistance day on Saturday, June 12th.

June 14, 2010
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STATEMENT BY SENATE REPUBLICAN LEADER DEAN SKELOS

The Democrats and Governor Paterson have been talking about shutting down government for the past week and appear to want that to happen.  They went behind closed doors, negotiated a budget extender in secret and now apparently, cannot produce the votes to pass it. 

 

June 14, 2010
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Senator Farley Discusses Government Issues With Mr. Johnson's Class

State Senator Hugh T. Farley (R, C, I - Schenectady) had the pleasure of meeting students from Galway's Joseph Henry Elementary School on June 10th when they visited Albany and toured State structures such as the Legislative Office Building.

June 14, 2010
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Senator Farley Chats With Mrs. Chynoweth's Class

State Senator Hugh T. Farley (R, C, I - Schenectady) had the pleasure of meeting students from Galway's Joseph Henry Elementary School on June 10th when they visited Albany and toured State structures such as the Legislative Office Building.

June 14, 2010
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Senator Farley Greets Joseph Henry Elementary Students

State Senator Hugh T. Farley (R, C, I - Schenectady) had the pleasure of meeting students from Galway's Joseph Henry Elementary School on June 10th when they visited Albany and toured State structures such as the Legislative Office Building.

June 14, 2010
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Senator Farley Salutes Galway Students

State Senator Hugh T. Farley (R, C, I - Schenectady) had the pleasure of meeting students from Galway's Joseph Henry Elementary School on June 10th when they visited Albany and toured State structures such as the Legislative Office Building.

June 14, 2010
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Grand Re-Opening And 85th Year Dedication Of Savannah Bank

Savannah -Senator Mike Nozzolio recently participated in the ribbon cutting ceremony for the grand re-opening and 85th year dedication of Savannah Bank at their original, newly remodeled branch location.  Senator Nozzolio presented a special New York State Resolution that was adopted in the New York Sta

June 14, 2010
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Senator Griffo Honors Local Woman of Distinction

SENATOR GRIFFO HONORS LOCAL WOMAN OF DISTINCTION

Edie Carbone of Boonville Receives Recognition

(Albany) - Senator Joseph A. Griffo named Edna “Edie” Carbone the 2010 Woman of Distinction for the 47th Senate District at the 13th Annual Senate Women of Distinction ceremony last Tuesday night in Albany, honoring their outstanding contributions in enriching the quality of life for their communities and beyond.         

June 11, 2010
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Senator Robach Statement on Passing of Andrew Langston

It is with great sadness today that I mourn the passing of one of the great men of our community, Mr. Andrew Langston. Mr. Langston was a leader within the City of Rochester and across our area. In his 81 years, Mr. Langston was able to take a radio station created on borrowed money and build it into the oldest and greatest African American owned radio station in the United States. The station he created was not just a source of music, but rather a source of hope for all people; an inspiration that anything is possible despite socio-economic limits. Mr.

June 11, 2010
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Scalping 2.0: Naming the Ticket’s Master

It used to be so easy for lawmakers to decide what to do about ticket scalping: They either banned it or they didn’t. And if they decided on a ban, most of the enforcement could be done on the street, in front of a theater or sports arena.

June 11, 2010
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13th Annual American Cancer Society Relay For Life Wayne County

Palmyra- Senator Mike Nozzolio recently participated in the 13th annual American Cancer Society Relay for Life at the Wayne County Fairgrounds. Senator Nozzolio helped to cut the ribbon at the beginning of the survivor’s lap.

Pictured left to right are: Senator Mike Nozzolio; Amy Young, YNN News Anchor; Sandy Porpiglia, Relay for Life Manager; Jeanette Eckert, 2010 Relay for Life Chairman and Matt Flanagan, Regional Vice President of the Rochester Region for the American Cancer Society.

June 11, 2010
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Senator DeFrancisco Celebrates Flag Day with Students at Roxboro Road Middle School

Senator DeFrancisco Attended the 1st Annual Flag Day Celebration at Roxboro Road Middle School.

June 11, 2010
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Valesky Legislation Creates Stricter Sex Offender Laws

ALBANY, N.Y.—  Legislation sponsored by State Senator David J. Valesky (D-Oneida) that will create stricter punishments for sex offenders passed the New York State Senate.

June 11, 2010
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