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Recording of Senator Squadron's August 25th community conference call about reform in the Senate

On August 25th, Senator Squadron hosted a conference call to discuss the state of reform in Albany. The discussion focused on progress made on Senate rules reform and work that still needs to be done on ethics, campaign finance, and transparency in the Senate.

The call was the second in a series of community conference calls, all of which are open to the public.

August 26, 2009
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Another round for bar rule, and boards are happier

Original article featured in The Villager

By Julie Shapiro

Bar owners seeking licenses will once again face tougher restrictions under a bill passed by the state Legislature this summer.

August 13, 2009
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Summerstarz

This week’s program features the Brooklyn Children’s Museum and NY Road Runners for the Children’s Hour (arts/crafts/games/contests); the Grand Street Community Band for the live performance; some terrific kids shorts by local filmmakers; and Fly Away Home, a family classic for the young and the young at heart. There’ll also be FREE hotdogs & popcorn for our viewing audience.   Come early & enjoy while supplies last. 

August 13, 6:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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Governor Paterson Signs Galef/Squadron Legislation Saving Taxpayer Money Through Alternative Notification Process

Governor Paterson signed legislation (A.7966/S.3689) sponsored by Assemblywoman Sandy Galef and Senator Daniel Squadron on July 28, 2009 (Chapter 275) that changes the notification process of real property tax lien foreclosure proceedings.  This legislation will allow county, city and village tax districts to provide the New York State Commissioner of Taxation and Finance (Commissioner) notice of the commencement of real property tax lien foreclosure proceedings by alternative means approved by the Commissioner.  The alternative means would include those other than the currently r

August 10, 2009
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Senator Squadron remarks on the nomination of SLA Chair Dennis Rosen

Senator Squadron remarks on the nomination of SLA Chair Dennis Rosen

August 6, 2009
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Senator Squadron comments on the Padavan/Squadron school governance bill

Senator Squadron comments on the Padavan/Squadron school governance bill

August 6, 2009
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Visit the 25th Senate District Community Calendar

The 25th Senate District Community Calendar offers a a new venue constituents can visit to find out about events in the district and opportunities to participate in community life.

Click here to read my press release annoucing the community calendar, and click here to visit the calendar

August 4, 2009
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Recycling Swap

We will offer FREE RECYCLING for textiles, books, toys and e-waste.  As we always say, one man’s trash is another man’s treasure.  Bring your gently used clothes, bedding, books, toys, and electronics (in working order or not) and cart away as much as you please.  Even better, your donation will be tax-deductible for Town Square is a qualified 501(c)(3) entity.

August 20, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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Summerstarz

This week’s program features CenterStage, the Queens Center for the Performing Arts, for both the Children’s Hour (music classes) and the live performance (opera under the stars!); some terrific kids shorts by local filmmakers; and Bend it Like Beckham, a family classic for the young and the young at heart.   There’ll also be FREE hotdogs, popcorn & water for our viewing audience.   Come early & enjoy while supplies last. 

August 6, 6:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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Senator Squadron Posts Community Calendar on Web Site

Senator Urges Local Groups to Submit Community Events

Public Event Listing Next Step in Senator Squadron's Multimedia Outreach

New York, NY--State Senator Daniel Squadron announced his "25th Senate District Community Calendar" today on his web site squadron.nysenate.gov, offering a new venue constituents can visit to find out about events in the district and opportunities to participate in community life.

August 3, 2009
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Greenmarkets

Tribeca GreenmarketSaturday, August 29th, 2009, 8:00 am - 3:00 pm Greenwich St & Chambers St

Borough Hall GreenmarketSaturday, August 29th, 2009, 8:00 am - 6:00 pm Court St and Remsen St

August 29, 8:00 AM - 8:00 AM
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Greenmarkets

Tribeca GreenmarketSaturday, August 22nd, 2009, 8:00 am - 3:00 pm Greenwich St & Chambers St

Borough Hall GreenmarketSaturday, August 22nd, 2009, 8:00 am - 6:00 pm Court St and Remsen St

August 22, 8:00 AM - 8:00 AM
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