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Antoine M Thompson

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Senator Antoine Thompson, Chair of the Environmental Conservation Committee Acts to Create Green Jobs

For Immediate ReleaseContact:  Heather Zeisz | zeisz@senate.state.ny.us | 716.854.8705

 

(Albany-NY)Yesterday, the New York State Senate passed an environmental package that promotes the use of clean energy, creates green jobs, empowers property owners to upgrade to energy efficient gas systems and protects New Yorkers from environmental discrimination.

February 23, 2010
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Senator Thompson Celebrates Black History Month. "Honoring our Professional African American Firefighters."

For Immediate Release: Friday, February 19, 2010Contact:  Heather Zeisz | zeisz@senate.state.ny.us | 716.854.8705

February 20, 2010
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Senator Thompson Recognizes Leon Davis On His 100th Birthday

For Immediate Release: Wednesday, February 17, 2010Contact: Heather Zeisz | zeisz@senate.state.ny.us | 716.854.8705

Buffalo, NY- New York State Senator Antoine M. Thompson (D-Parts of Erie & Niagara Counties), recognizes Mr. Leon Davis and wishes him a happy 100th birthday today, February 17, 2010.  Senator Thompson will be presenting Mr. Davis with a proclamation.

February 17, 2010
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Senator Thompson Recognizes Leon Davis On His 100th Birthday

For Immediate Release: Wednesday, February 17, 2010Contact: Heather Zeisz | zeisz@senate.state.ny.us | 716.854.8705

Buffalo, NY- New York State Senator Antoine M. Thompson (D-Parts of Erie & Niagara Counties), recognizes Mr. Leon Davis and wishes him a happy 100th birthday today, February 17, 2010.  Senator Thompson will be presenting Mr. Davis with a proclamation.

February 17, 2010
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Senator Thompson To Recognize Sixteen Upstate Leaders At The Annual Black & Puerto Rican Caucus

For Immediate Release: Friday, February 12, 2010Contact:  Heather Zeisz | zeisz@senate.state.ny.us | 716.854.8705

Albany, NY- New York State Senator Antoine M. Thompson (Parts of Erie and Niagara Counties) and Assemblywoman Crystal Peoples-Stokes will hold “The Upstate Affair” awards ceremony and reception at The Crowne Plaza Capitol Room on Saturday, February 13, 2010 from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM.

February 12, 2010
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Senator Thompson’s Green Roofs And BPA Bills Reported Out From The Senate Environmental Conservation Committee

For Immediate Release: Wednesday, February 3, 2010Contact: Heather Zeisz | zeisz@senate.state.ny.us | 716.854.8705Rashied McDuffie | rashied_mcduffie@yahoo.com | 518.455.3371

February 10, 2010
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Senator Thompson Hosts Black History Month Celebration

For Immediate Release: Monday, February 8, 2010Contact: Linda Walker | 716.284.5789Heather Zeisz | zeisz@senate.state.ny.us | 716.854.8705

Niagara Falls, NY- New York State Senator Antoine M. Thompson (D-Parts of Erie & Niagara Counties) will be hosting a celebration in honor of Black History Month.  The event will be held on Thursday, February 18, 2010 at the Doris Jones Family Resource Center at 3001 Ninth Street, Niagara Falls from 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM.

February 9, 2010
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Senator Thompson Hosts Community Jazz Concert In Celebration Of Black History Month

For Immediate Release: Friday, January 29, 2010Contact: Heather Zeisz | zeisz@senate.state.ny.us | 716.854.8705JoAnn Cole | jcole@senate.state.ny.us | 716.854.8705Linda Walker | 716.284.5789

January 29, 2010
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Senator Thompson Receives Award From Music Hall Of Fame

For Immediate Release:  Wednesday, January 27, 2010Contact:  Heather Zeisz | zeisz@senate.state.ny.us | 716.854.8705

Buffalo, NY- Today, New York State Senator Antoine M. Thompson (D-Parts of Erie & Niagara Counties) will be attending the Buffalo Music Hall of Fame event at the Buffalo Museum of Science at 1020 Humboldt Parkway at 7:00 PM.

January 27, 2010
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Senator Thompson Receives Haiti Donations From “JUST FOR KIDS” After School Program. "Children donate non-perishable food items to help aid Haiti Relief."

For Immediate Release: January 26, 2010Contact: Heather Zeisz | zeisz@senate.state.ny.us | 716.854.8705

Amherst, NY- New York State Senator Antoine M. Thompson (D-Parts of Erie & Niagara Counties) will be visiting the Just For Kids after school program at Dodge Elementary School so that the children can donate their non-perishable food items to the Haiti Relief Fund through Thompson’s district office.  The event will take place on Thursday, January 28, 2010 at 3:00 PM at 1900 Dodge Road in Amherst.

January 26, 2010
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January 22, 2010
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Senator Thompson Calls On Community To Unite In Haiti Relief Efforts

For Immediate Release: Friday, January 15, 2010Contact: Heather Zeisz | zeisz@senate.state.ny.us | 716.854.8705

January 15, 2010
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R&B Artist Omarion To Visit The North West Community Center. "Inspiring youths with words of encouragement."

Buffalo, NY-  New York State Senator Antoine M. Thompson (D-Parts of Erie & Niagara Counties), Jet Blue Airlines, Towne Ballroom and Kholes Entertainment will present R&B artist Omarion with a proclamation from the New York State Senate during his visit to Buffalo on Saturday, January 16, 2010.  This event will take place at the North West Community Center at 155 Lawn Avenue  in Buffalo  at 5:00 PM.

January 15, 2010
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Senator Thompson Celebrates the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr’s Birthday With Awards Ceremony

For Immediate ReleaseContact: Heather Zeisz | zeisz@senate.state.ny.us | 716.854.8705

Buffalo, NY- New York State Senator Antoine M. Thompson (D-Parts of Erie & Niagara Counties) will be holding a social justice awards and wreath laying ceremony in celebration of the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr’s birthday.  The ceremony will be held on Friday, January 15th at the Frank E. Merriweather, Jr. Library at 1324 Jefferson Avenue in Buffalo from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM.

January 11, 2010
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Senator Thompson To Hold Holiday Toy Give-Away

For Immediate Release: Wednesday, December 23, 2009Contact: Heather Zeisz | zeisz@senate.state.ny.us | 716.854.8705

December 23, 2009
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Senator Thompson To Hold Holiday Toy Give-Away In Niagara Falls, Tonawanda, and Buffalo

For Immediate ReleaseContact: Heather Zeisz | zeisz@senate.state.ny.us | 716.854.8705

Buffalo, NY – New York State Senator Antoine M. Thompson (D-Parts of Erie & Niagara Counties) will host his annual toy give-away for children in the 60th District.  The event will take place tomorrow, December 19, 2009 in Niagara Falls, Tuesday, December 22nd in Tonawanda and Wednesday, December 23rd in Buffalo. 

December 18, 2009
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Senate Collects Marcellus Shale Impact Data in Pennsylvania. Senator Thompson Hears Potential Benefits and Concerns From Businesses and Citizens Regarding Drilling

(Buffalo, NY) - Today, New York State Senator Antoine Thompson (D-parts of Erie and Niagara Counties), Chair of the Environmental Conservation Committee was in Towanda and Dimock, Pennsylvania on a fact finding mission  regarding  hydro fracturing of the Marcellus Shale formation to collect natural gas.  Senator Thompson  first met with officials from Chesapeake Energy, a company with plans to drill in New York State.  He then traveled to Dimock, PA where he met  with citizens who were subjects of a NY Times article last week after experiencing

December 15, 2009
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