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Senator Adams visits Yad Ephraim volunteers in Boro Park

Senator Adams visits Yad Ephraim volunteers in Boro Park.  Yad Ephraim is a non-profit organization that delivers food to family members of hospital patients in the New York City area.

January 8, 2013
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Guardians of the Sick Annual Dinner

Senator Adams addresses dinner guests at the Guardian of the Sick Annual Dinner.

January 8, 2013
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Senator Adams celebrates with the Pakistan Community

Senator Adams attended a Pakistan Holiday celebration in Brooklyn.

January 8, 2013
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January is Financial Wellness Month

Dear Constituents:

 

January 7, 2013
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January Constituent of the Month: Helen Vartigian

 

“The quality and frequency of mercy seem to have diminished in my lifetime – even among those who lay claim to sectarian principles where such acts are expected as a life style. But every once in a while there are those who, without prompting, surprise us with their generosity and selflessness.”

-- Rosa Maria Castillo-Kesper, Special Advisor to Senator Eric Adams

January 7, 2013
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Join Senator Adams and Sign the Daily News Petition

 

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More politicians join onto the Daily News anti-gun campaign

Raymond Kelly, Bill de Blasio, Bill Thompson and others say enough is enough

 

BY IRVING DEJOHN / NEW YORK DAILY NEWS 

January 1, 2013
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NYS Senator Eric Adams And Assemblyman David Weprin Announced A Bill that Will Increase Criminal Penalties For Gun Owners

 

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NYS Senator Eric Adams and Assemblyman David Weprin introduced new legislation to increase criminal penalities for guns owners who allow their firearms to be used during the Commission of a serious felony

January 1, 2013
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Christmas Celebration at Ridgewood Bushwick Senior Center

Senator Eric Adams greeted seniors at at the Ridgewood Bushwick Senior Center in Brooklyn on Christmas Day.

December 26, 2012
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National Action Network Christmas Dinner and Toy Giveaway

Senator Eric Adams, Commissioner Kelly and Rev. Al Sharpton served food at National Action Network Christmas Dinner and Toy Giveaway event. 

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December 26, 2012
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NYS Senator Eric Adams on the Brooklyn Bridge Denouncing Gun Violence and Calling for Stronger Gun Laws

On Sunday, December 23, 2012, State Senator Eric Adams, Civil Rights Lawyer Norman Siegel, elected officials, union leaders and concerned New Yorkers formed a human chain across the length of the Brooklyn Bridge, symbolically showing opposition to gun violence and to demand stronger gun control laws.  View more coverage of this story on NY1Channel 4, Channel 5.

December 24, 2012
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MEDIA ADVISORY---NYS Senator Adams and Civil Rights Lawyer Norman Siegel joined New Yorkers on the Brooklyn Bridge

 

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NYS SENATOR ERIC ADAMS AND CIVIL RIGHTS LAWYER NORMAN SIEGEL JOINED HUNDREDS OF NEW YORKERS TO CREATE A HUMAN CHAIN ACROSS THE BROOKLYN BRIDGE TO DENOUNCE GUN VIOLENCE

State Senator Eric Adams, Civil Rights Lawyer Norman Siegel, elected officials, union leaders and concerned New Yorkers formed a human chain across the length of the Brooklyn Bridge, symbolically showing opposition to gun violence and to demand stronger gun control laws.

December 24, 2012
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"Hands Across the Brooklyn Bridge"

Come out and join Senator Adams for a public response to the horrific killing at Sandy Hook Elementary School and call for gun control reform NOW!  Click on the flyer for more details.

December 19, 2012
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MEDIA ADVISORY---Senator Eric Adams and Civil Rights Lawyer Norman Siegel Annouces "Hands Across the Brooklyn Bridge"

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                             

NYS SENATOR ERIC ADAMS AND CIVIL RIGHTS LAWYER NORMAN SIEGEL TO HOST PRESS CONFERENCE TO ANNOUNCE HANDS ACROSS THE BRIDGE TO DENOUNCE GUN VIOLENCE

State Senator Eric Adams, Civil Rights Lawyer Norman Siegel, elected officials, union leaders and concerned New Yorkers will hold a press conference on Wednesday, December 19, to announce and invite all New Yorkers to participate in “Hands Across the Brooklyn Bridge,” symbolically showing opposition to gun violence.

December 19, 2012
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Senator Adams Holds a Candlelight Vigil of the Massacre in Newtown, Connecticut

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MEDIA ADVISORY--- NYS SENATOR ERIC ADAMS AND BROOKLYN COMMUNITY MEMBERS HOLD A CANDLELIGHT VIGIL OF THE MASSACRE AT SANDY HOOK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL IN NEWTOWN, CONNECTICUT 

NYS Senator Eric Adams and community members will hold a candlelight vigil in memory of the 26 lives that were lost in the mass shooting at the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut. 

December 15, 2012
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December 15, 2012
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2nd Annual Karaoke Toy Drive

Senator Eric Adams, along with Councilmember Darlene Mealy hosted the 2nd Annual Karaoke Toy Drive for the holidays, having fun while giving back.  All toys donated will be given to children who are less fortunate during this holiday season

December 15, 2012
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Senator Admas attended the Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting Ceremony of Empire CareMore Care Center

Senator Admas attended the Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting Ceremony of Empire CareMore Care Center in Brooklyn. 

The Care Center will cater to Medicare beneficiaries in Kings County and their caregivers, offering services such as podiatry, diabetic education and management, fall prevention, blood pressure monitoring and more. The center includes comfortable and safe exam tables, lightweight doors, and low-glare accessories. It also has a gym-like area with equipment devoted to strengthening exercises as well as classrooms for socializing and learning. The Care Center will be available exclusively to members of certain Empire Medicare Advantage plans.

December 14, 2012
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Senator Adams visits P.S. 10

Senator Adams attend the PTA meeting at P.S. 10 where he met with teh school adminstration and parents to discuss their view about improving education in our schools.

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December 11, 2012
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