Issues: Miscellaneous

Support Haiti Relief Efforts

As you may know, earlier this week a massive 7.0 magnitude earthquake struck Haiti and its capital, Port-au-Prince.  The death and devastation are unimaginable, and the people of Haiti will need the assistance of people all over the world, including Americans, to recover from this tragedy.

January 22, 2010
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Senator Golden on Inside City Hall

Senator Golden on Inside City Hall discussing the budget proposal announced by Governor David Paterson on Tuesday, January 19, 2010.  Follow the link to see the video.  http://ny1.com/content/112392/story

January 22, 2010
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Senator Stachowski Receives National Federation Award

Senator Stachowski Receives National Federation AwardJanuary 21, 2010 New York State Senator William T. Stachowski, D-Buffalo, was honored for his outstanding contributions to community service by the National Federation for Just Communities (NFJC), at their annual awards luncheon. The National Federation for Just Communities of Western New York held its annual Community Leader Awards Luncheon on January 21, 2010, in the Buffalo Convention Center.

January 22, 2010
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MTA

January 21, 2010
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Honoring Dave Lyon For Over 36 Years Of Public Service

Palmyra - Senator Mike Nozzolio recently presented a special New York State Resolution that he enacted in the New York State Senate to honor Palmyra Supervisor David Lyon. David served Wayne County residents for over 36 years, 18 years as Town Councilman and 18 years as Town Supervisor.

Pictured left to right are: former Congressman Tom Reynolds; Senator Nozzolio; Dave Lyon and his wife Sylvia; Mike Jankowski, Wayne County Clerk; Assemblyman Bob Oaks; and Ken Miller, Palmyra Supervisor.

January 21, 2010
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Senator Stachowski Celebrates Dr Martin Luther King Jr With Day of Service

Senator Stachowski Celebrates Dr Martin Luther King Jr With Day of ServiceJanuary 18, 2010 Western New Yorker celebrated the late Dr. Martin Luther King Jr’s birthday on Monday, as “Not A Day Off, But A Day ON!”.

January 21, 2010
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Calling for Haiti: Local club help through telethon

Glens Falls Post Star: Wednesday, January 20, 2010 9:50 pm

GLENS FALLS -- Helping the people of Haiti became a community effort in Glens Falls on Wednesday night.

The Glens Falls Rotary Club teamed up with WNCE-TV8 to broaden relief efforts across the area through a telethon.

To read more click HERE.

January 21, 2010
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Bedford-Stuyvesant Legal Services Letter

Please click on the PDF link below to view the Bedford-Stuyvesant Legal Services Letter...

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Bedford-Stuyvesant Legal Services Letter

January 21, 2010
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Senator Serrano Celebrates "Las Octavitas"

On January 21st Senator José M. Serrano attended the “Las Octavitas” event at Taino Towers in East Harlem. “I am thrilled to have been able to bring the holiday season to a close with this fantastic tradition, which is a staple in Puerto Rican culture," said Serrano. "It was truly an honor to have had the opportunity to share this very special day with my community.”

January 21, 2010
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Senator Adams and Colleagues Pass Strong Ethics Reform Legislation

NYS SENATOR ERIC ADAMS AND HIS COLLEAGUES IN THE NEW YORK STATE SENATE PASS STRONG ETHICS REFORM LEGISLATION NYS Senator Eric Adams states: “These 2 bills represent the most complete ethics reform seen in Albany in decades and are an initial step in mandating accountability for public officials.  They are designed to restore the confidence of the public in its state government.  They impose meaningful ethics oversight and enforcement, increase transparency and disclosure, and tighten campaign finance rules.  No longer w

January 20, 2010
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Savino Holds Victory Party for National Youth Football Champs, Staten Island Hurricanes

(Staten Island) Senator Diane Savino, Assemblyman Matt Titone, and Modell’s Sporting Goods hosted a Victory Pizza Party on Sunday, January 17, for the Staten Island Hurricane Youth Football Team.  The team’s four age divisions are the Mighty Mites (ages 8-9), Junior Pee Wee’s (9-11), Pee Wee’s (11-12) and the Midget’s (13-15).The organization won all four divisions in the American Youth Football Big East Regional Tournament. The Hurricanes then went on to play in the National Championship Games at Austin Tindale Park in Orlando, FL.

January 20, 2010
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