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Senator Lanza Offers Information To Businesses Affected By The MTA Payroll Tax

In an effort to help business owners comply with the MTA Payroll Tax, Senator Andrew Lanza has started alerting them about guidelines that were recently sent out by the New York State Department of Taxation and Finance (NYSDTF).  While Senator Lanza voted against the measure in May, he believes that all businesses need

September 8, 2009
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SENATOR LANZA OUTRAGED BY RELEASE OF LOCKERBIE BOMBER

Calling it appalling and a diplomatic failure,

August 20, 2009
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Governor Paterson signs Lanza's Bill to renamie Staten Island's Institute for Basic Research tower

http://blog.silive.com/westshore/2009/07/governor_paterson_signs_on_ren/print.html

Governor David Paterson has signed legislation sponsored by two Staten Island lawmakers to rename a tower on the grounds of the Institute for Basic Research, Willowbrook, after a former director.

July 29, 2009
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SENATOR LANZA ANNOUNCES SENATE PASSAGE OF LEGISLATION TO IMPROVE TEENAGE DRIVER SAFETY

State Senator Andrew Lanza announces that the state Senate recently passed legislation he supports to strengthen teen driving training requirements and prevent teenage driving deaths.

July 23, 2009
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Bloomberg Unleashes On The Senate Dems

 

 

Using some of his strongest language to date, Mayor Bloomberg gave the Senate Democrats

 

July 17, 2009
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Skelos: Pass Mayoral Control In The Spirit Of 'Love'

The Republicans are calling on Gov. David Paterson, Sen. Malcolm Smith, Sen. John Sampson, Sen. Pedro Espada Jr. - any Democrat, really - to exert some power over the Senate Democrats and bring the Assembly mayoral control bill up for a vote.

Here's Senate Minority Leader Dean Skelos calling for the bill to at least be allowed out onto the floor, where supporters insist there are sufficient GOP votes to pass it, "in the spirit of reform, transparency, openness and love that existed last night" when the Senate approved the rules resolution.

July 16, 2009
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SENIORNET OF SI, INC. Offering Summer Classes for Seniors 50 Plus

Fill Empty Hours One Day a Week and Catch up with Your Children & Grandchildren.

There is room in some of the classes planned for the summer. Introduction to Computers (Intro I), continuing into more advanced use of Computers (Intro II), roaming with the Internet and finally using the Computer together with your Digital Camera following a field trip, learning to use a scanner and many forms of enhancement of photographs through Adobe Photoshop Elements, Basic and Beyond

July 16, 2009
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Mobile Mammography – Free Screening Mammograms For Eligible Women

An appointment is necessary, please call 1-800-564-6868

August 8, 9:30 AM - 2:00 PM
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Mobile Mammography – Free Screening Mammograms For Eligible Women

An appointment is necessary, please call 1-800-564-6868

August 1, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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Mobile Mammography – Free Screening Mammograms For Eligible Women

An appointment is necessary, please call 1-800-564-6868

July 28, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
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Mobile Mammography – Free Screening Mammograms For Eligible Women

An appointment is necessary, please call 1-800-564-6868

July 21, 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
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Staten Island's state Sen. Andrew Lanza furious over Democrats' judgeship vote

http://blog.silive.com/latest_news/2009/07/staten_islands_state_sen_andre_1/print.html

Staten Island state Sen. Andrew Lanza was reportedly very annoyed at Senate Democrats' confirmation of Court of Claims Judge Rick Dollinger without any Republicans in the chamber.

July 15, 2009
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State Legislature has pushed middle class Staten Island residents to the breaking point

In just 6 short months, the State Legislature in Albany has pushed middle class Staten Island residents to the breaking point.

In six months they:

July 7, 2009
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City Budgets $141 Million for Toxic Waste Cleanup at Staten Island Site

New York, NY -- The city budget, expected to be approved this week, dedicates $141 million for the cleanup of a long-abandoned toxic waste dump in Staten Island. Community representatives will meet with the Department of Environmental Protection Monday to finalize the cleanup plan.

 

June 19, 2009
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