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SENATOR FUSCHILLO CALLS FOR FELONY CHARGES FOR INDIVIDUALS WHO DRIVE DRUNK WITH A CHILD IN THE CAR

State Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (8th Senate District) today called for felony charges for individuals who drive drunk with a child in the car. Senator Fuschillo received the support of Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice in his call for the increased penalties.

August 12, 2009
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August 6, 10:30 AM - 10:30 AM
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SENATOR FUSCHILLO & MAYOR ALTADONNA VIEW PROGRESS OF MERRICK ROAD IMPROVEMENT PROJECT IN MASSAPEQUA PARK

 

State Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (8th Senate District) and Massapequa Park Village Mayor James Altadonna today viewed the progress of an ongoing community improvement project along Merrick Road between Whitewood Landing and Harbor Lane.

August 5, 2009
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SENATOR FUSCHILLO HELPS COMMEMORATE JONES BEACH STATE PARK’S 80TH ANNIVERSARY

State Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (8th Senate District) recently joined with officials from the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation, and historic Preservation, Assemblyman Dave McDonough (19th Assembly District), and local beachgoers to celebrate the 80th anniversary of the opening of Jones Beach State Park.

August 5, 2009
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SENATOR FUSCHILLO CALLS FOR GUARD RAILS TO IMPROVE SAFETY ALONG WANTAGH PARKWAY BIKE PATH

State Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. today contacted Governor David Paterson to call for the installation of guard rails to improve safety for the estimated 1,000 individuals who use the Wantagh Parkway bike path each day. Above is a copy of Senator Fuschillo's letter to Governor Paterson. 

July 30, 2009
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SENATOR FUSCHILLO & CHAMBER OF COMMERCE CUT THE RIBBON ON NEW MASSAPEQUA SMALL BUSINESS

State Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (8th Senate District) and members of the Chamber of Commerce of the Massapequas recently celebrated the grand opening of All American Medical Supply.

July 29, 2009
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SENATOR FUSCHILLO & LOCAL OFFICIALS VIEW NEW ISLAND HOSPITAL’S NEW, ULTRA-MODERN MRI TECHNOLOGY

State Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (8th Senate District) recently joined with State, County, and Town Officials at New Island Hospital to view the hospital’s new, ultra-modern MRI technology. The new technology will help the hospital provide patients with an even higher level of care.

July 29, 2009
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SENATOR FUSCHILLO WELCOMES NEW BUSINESS TO MASSAPEQUA

State Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (8th Senate District) recently joined with the Chamber of Commerce of the Massapequas and Oyster Bay Town Clerk Steve Labriola in welcoming Best Yet Market to Massapequa.

July 27, 2009
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SENATOR FUSCHILLO SALUTES THE WOUNDED WARRIORS

State Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (8th Senate District) today joined with nearly 1,000 local residents and cyclists in support of the Wounded Warriors “Babylon to the Beaches” bike ride.

July 24, 2009
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SENATE PASSES FUSCHILLO BILL TO PROVIDE PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTION TO COLD WAR VETERANS IN TOWN OF OYSTER BAY

State Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. announced that the New York State Senate has passed legislation he is sponsoring to provide property tax relief to veterans in the Town of Oyster Bay.

July 24, 2009
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PSC Public Hearings on Aqua-NY Water Rate Increase Proposal

State Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (8th Senate District) has been informed by the New York State Public Service Commission (PSC) that two local public hearings on Aqua-New York Water’s proposed rate increase will be held on September 1. Senator Fuschillo requested the local public hearings to give affected residents the chance to publicly voice their concerns.

September 1, 7:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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PSC Public Hearings on Aqua-NY Water Rate Increase Proposal

State Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (8th Senate District) has been informed by the New York State Public Service Commission (PSC) that two local public hearings on Aqua-New York Water’s proposed rate increase will be held on September 1. Senator Fuschillo requested the local public hearings to give affected residents the chance to publicly voice their concerns.

September 1, 2:00 PM - 2:00 PM
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SENATOR FUSCHILLO ANNOUNCES SENATE PASSAGE OF LEGISLATION BANNING “TEXTING” WHILE DRIVING

State Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (8th Senate District) today announced that the State Senate has passed legislation he supports that would prohibit individuals from sending text messages while driving in New York State.

July 22, 2009
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SENATOR FUSCHILLO ANNOUNCES SENATE PASSAGE OF LEGISLATION TO IMPROVE TEENAGE DRIVER SAFETY

State Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. announced that the state Senate recently passed legislation he supports to strengthen teen driving training requirements and prevent teenage driving deaths.

July 21, 2009
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SENATORS FUSCHILLO AND FLANAGAN CALL FOR HEARINGS ON GOVERNOR’S MTA NOMINEE

 Senator Charles Fuschillo (R, Merrick) and Senator John Flanagan (R-C-I, East Northport) today called for the Senate to conduct expedited public hearings on Jay Walder, the Governor’s nominee to chair the Metropolitan Transit Authority.

July 21, 2009
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SENATOR FUSCHILLO: PUBLIC HEARING ON PROPOSED AQUA-NEW YORK WATER RATE INCREASE TO BE HELD SEPTEMBER 1st

State Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (8th Senate District) has been informed by the New York State Public Service Commission (PSC) that two local public hearings on Aqua-New York Water’s proposed rate increase will be held on September 1. Senator Fuschillo requested the local public hearings to give affected residents the chance to publicly voice their concerns.

July 20, 2009
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SENATOR FUSCHILLO CALLS ON SENATE LEADERSHIP TO BRING HIS AUTISM INSURANCE REFORM BILL TO A VOTE

52 Out of the 62 State Senators Support Fuschillo Legislation to Protect Children with Autism

July 16, 2009
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SENATE PASSES FUSCHILLO RESOLUTION HONORING EAGLE SCOUT CHRISTOPHER MICHAEL PIERCE OF WANTAGH

State Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (8th Senate District) announced that the New York State Senate recently passed a legislative resolution he sponsored honoring Wantagh resident Christopher Michael Pierce for attaining the rank of Eagle Scout.

July 15, 2009
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SENATOR FUSCHILLO TO SPONSOR BREAST CANCER SCREENING PROGRAM AT MASSAPEQUA LIBRARY

State Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (8th Senate District) will be sponsoring a breast cancer screening program on Thursday, August 20th at the Massapequa Library.

July 15, 2009
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SENATE PASSES FUSCHILLO RESOLUTION HONORING CORINE JACKMAN OF MASSAPEQUA FOR ATTAINING GIRL SCOUTS’ MOST PRESTIGIOUS HONOR

State Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (8th Senate District) announced that the New York State Senate recently passed a legislative resolution he sponsored honoring Corine Jackman of Massapequa for earning the Girl Scout Gold Award, the highest award in Girl Scouting. Corine is a member of Service Unit Number 19, Suffolk County.

July 14, 2009
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