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Senator Adams organized 200 Black Men, Law Enforcement Professionals for Anti-Violence March Through Brownsville

For more coverage on this story, view Fox 5, ABC 7, and PIX 11 news clips.  Dramatizing that fighting crime is serious business, Sen. Adams, Assemblyman Karim Camara, black male Brooklynites, advocates and members of the National Association of Black Law Enforcement Executives (NOBLE)  came together in suits & ties to stand against violence after tragic shooting of 1-yr-old Antiq Hennis.

September 9, 2013
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Senator Eric Adams convened the 7th Annual "Cradle to College Parent Empowerment Seminar"

NYS Senator Eric Adams in partnership with Youth America Inc., Healthfirst, PSCH and WellCare convened the 7th Annual "Cradle to College Parent Empowerment Seminar"

Dozens of workshops were presented by content area specialists who shared their expertise on a variety of topics, including career choices, jobs, health, nutrition, financial literacy, public safety and education.  Parents were provided with a vast array of resources that will enable them to guide their children on the path to success.

September 3, 2013
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Senator Adams attends Seasme Flyers International Street Fair

Senator Adams attended the Seasme Flyers International Street Fair and kick off event to celebrate West Indian heritage.

September 3, 2013
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September Constituent of the Month: Reverend Dr. Cheryl Anthony

The Reverend Doctor Cheryl Gwynn Anthony is an anointed Woman of God who has been called into the kingdom to serve her generation through the power of the Holy Spirit. She possesses the unique ability of gracefully and skillfully blends professional ethics, business acumen, social and cultural activism in order to proclaim a living Gospel. As an artisan and visionary, Dr. Anthony is the Founder, CEO and Pastor of the renowned and awarded JUDAH International Christian Center, Inc. (JUDAH), in Brooklyn, New York.  She has served within both local and national government in for more than twenty-five years. Pastor Anthony is a veteran who is committed to community and human development. Dr.

September 2, 2013
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September is National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

Dear Constituents:  It is September, and the summer will soon give way to a new school year and cooler temperatures. Although many adults tend vigilantly to the health and well-being of their children, they often forget to take complete care of themselves. We must never neglect our adult bodies; addressing and correcting problems in their initial stages may prevent irreparable damage.  A significant indication of this approach is the designation of September as National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month.  Prostate cancer is not uncommon in men, but it is a usually slow-growing cancer when compared to other types.  Its development and progression are promoted by, and generally depend on, male hormones.

September 2, 2013
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Senator Adams attends a Bangaldeshi Wedding

Senator Adams attended a Bangladeshi wedding and celebrated with the newlyweds, their family and guests.

August 27, 2013
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Women's League of Science & Medicine Breakfast

Senator Adams attended the Women's League of Science & Medicine Breakfast, and was one of the presenters to give a scholarship on behalf of the founders of the organization to a deserving student attending college this year.

August 27, 2013
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Van Dyke Community Center Emergency Meeting

Senator Adams attended a Van Dyke Community Center Emergency meeting to discuss the concerns of the closing or the privatization of the Van Dyke Community Center in Brownsville.

August 27, 2013
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Brown Community Development Corporation (BCDC) 12th annual "Taking it to the Street" Community Outreach Fair

Senator Adams attended the Brown Community Development Corporation (BCDC)  12th annual "Taking it to the Street" Community Outreach Fair, where he interacted with people in the community.

August 27, 2013
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Caribbean-American Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Inc. (CACCI) 28th Anniversary

Senator Adams speaks with attendees of the Caribbean-American Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Inc. (CACCI) 28th Anniversary Business Network Reception and Celebration.

August 27, 2013
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SUN-B Senior Care Meeting

Senator Adams joins members of SUN B at their morning discussion on senior care.

August 27, 2013
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Senator Adams joins Sunset Park Chinese Leaders

Senator Adams joins Sunset Park Chinese leaders as the welcome visiting dignitaries.

August 27, 2013
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Senator Eric Adams discusses Stop and Frisk with Lionel from PIX 11 News

Click here to view the discussion ‘We abused a great tool’: Sen. Adams and Lionel break down stop-and-frisk'

August 23, 2013
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Tune in to Senator Adams on the Brian Lehrer Show---Friday, August 16

Listen to Senator Eric Adams on Friday, August 16 @ 10:25 AM on the Brian Lehrer Show (93.9FM, AM820, wnyc.org) where he will discuss the Stop & Frisk Policy in NYC.  

August 15, 2013
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Senator Adams joins New York Communities for Change at the Golden Farm Supermarket Rally

Senator Adams joins New York Communities for Change at the Golden Farm Supermarket to rally with workers as they demand fair treatment on the job, better wages, and a contract providing them with better benefits.

August 15, 2013
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Senior Appreciation Luncheon

Senator Eric Adams and Councilmember Darlene Mealy, in partnership with Healthfirst and Youth America, held a Senior Appreciation Luncheon for the seniors that reside in the 20th senatorial district.

August 15, 2013
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Health Fair at Wingate Park

Senator Adams hosts a Health Fair at Wingate Park during the Martin Luther King Jr. Concert Series. Various health awareness groups provided free information and resources for the community.

 

August 15, 2013
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