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NYS Senator Adams joins members of 1199 union and hospital workers to protest the threats of closing Long Island College Hospital (LICH)

NYS Senator Adams joins members of 1199 union and hospital workers to protest the threats of closing Long Island College Hospital (LICH)

July 17, 2013
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Senator Adams joins members of Always Our Kids at their annual Bar-B-Q

Senator Adams joins members of Always Our Kids at their annual Bar B Q

July 17, 2013
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Movie Nights in July 2013

Come out and enjoy Free Outdoor Movie Nights this month.  There will be FREE POPCORN and FACE PAITING at 7:00pm

SHOWTIME BEGINS AT 8:30PM 

LOCATIONS:

Thursday, July 11- Jackie Robinson Playground (Montgomery Street bet. Franklin and McKeever Place)

Thursday, July 18- Brower Park (St. Mark's and Park Place, bet. Brooklyn and Kingston Avenues)

Thursday, July 25- Saratoga Park (Hasley Street bet. Howard and Saratoga Avenues)

July 1, 2013
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B'ani Adath Kol Beth Yisrael, Inc. Commemorative Luncheon

NYS Senator Eric Adams salutes members of B'ani Adath Kol Beth Yisrael, Inc., one of the oldest synagogues in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn.

July 1, 2013
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Senator Adams visits First Baptist Church of Brownsville

NYS Senator Eric Adams shares a special moment with 91 years young Bishop A.D. Lyons during his last sermon at First Baptist Church of Brownsville.

July 1, 2013
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Neighborhood Technical Assistance 6th Annual Benefit Event

NYS Senator Eric Adams joins Rev. Dr. Oliver-Durrah and Honorees at the Neighborhood Technical Assistance 6th Annual Benefit Event. Senator Adams Presented The Lifetime Achievement Award to Dr. Lamuel A. Stanislaus, retired UN Diplomat who served as Grenada's Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Representative.

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July 1, 2013
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Resurrection Is So Empowering (RISE) Family Community Development Corporation

NYS Senator Adams was the guest speaker at the Resurrection Is So Empowering (RISE) Family Community Development Corporation, where he spoke about rebuilding the Brownsville community and ceremonially installed the new members to the RISE Family Community Development Corporation executive board.

July 1, 2013
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July Constituent of the Month: Ms. Marion Romain

Ms. Marion Romain has been a faithful volunteer in our District Office for more than 5 years.  An active senior citizen, Ms. Romain has an extensive background in office operations, having worked for numerous entities until her retirement in the early 1980’s.  Every Tuesday morning, Ms. Romain is at her assigned post in the District Office, assisting greatly with receptionist duties and answering the phones.  Full of energy and sharp as a tack, Ms. Romain also assists us with various community events outside of the office, and is always willing to lend a hand.  We salute you, Ms.

July 1, 2013
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July is National Park and Recreation Month

Dear Constituents:
 
Our summer vacations are beginning, taking advantage of pleasant weather and longer daylight

July 1, 2013
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Meet Your Beat Officer Forum

Senator Adams, Assemblymembers Camara and Mosley, Councilmember Darlene Mealy, District Leaders Jesse Hamilton, Shirley Patterson and Renee Collymore hosted the "Meet Your Beat Officer" Community Forum where the Commanding Officer of the 70th Precinct, Deputy Inspector Lewis, Lieutenant Worobey, Sergeant Kelley and several patrol officers who patrol the surrounding communities, were present  to give the attendees an opportunity to meet and greet them and to discuss their concerns.  

June 27, 2013
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Senator Adams hosted Caribbean American Heritage Day Celebration

Senator Adams and Youth America Inc. hosted the Caribbean American Heritage Day Celebration, embracing diversity: French, Spanish and English among the Caribbean countries.

 

June 20, 2013
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Senator Adams attended the Brooklyn Changes the World Day Event

The High School of Sports Management in partnership with Steve Cohen of the Brooklyn Cyclones honored Senator Adams at the Brooklyn Changes the World Day event in Coney Island.  

June 20, 2013
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Senator Adams and partners host the annual Job Fair in Brooklyn

Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce, Youth America, Inc. and WellCare, in partnership with NYS Senator Eric Adams and Councilmember Darlene Mealy hosted a Job Fair in Brooklyn to provide hope of employment for local residents.

June 20, 2013
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Coney Island Generational Gap Grand Opening Event

Senator Adams attended the grand opening event for the Coney Island Generational Gap organization for their launch of the Future Focus Project.

June 20, 2013
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Press Release---Senator Adams, Aging Advocates Rally in Support of Fraud Protections for Seniors

SENATOR ADAMS, AGING ADVOCATES RALLY IN SUPPORT OF FRAUD PROTECTIONS FOR SENIORS                                                                                       

Albany considering measures this week by Adams, Assemblymember Millman to provide elderly with fraud safety net, create alert system to ID and stop schemes against seniors

June 17, 2013
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Senate Passes S. 5707-Adams Bill to Prevent Financial Crimes Against Seniors

SENATE PASSES ADAMS BILL TO PREVENT FINANCIAL CRIMES AGAINST BROOKLYN’S SENIORS

Bill would provide elderly with fraud safety net, create alert system to ID and prosecute schemes against seniors

(Brooklyn, NY – June 13, 2013) – The New York State Senate passed Senator Eric Adams’s bill (S. 5707) to prevent financial crimes against seniors Wednesday night, bringing Brooklyn one step closer to greatly improved fraud protections for its older population.

The bill would provide elderly consumers with a safety net when they are victimized, create an alert system so that evidence of fraud can be reported directly to law enforcement, and engage banks to identify and prevent financial schemes.

June 13, 2013
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Senator Adams attends Brooklyn PRIDE Parade

Senator Adams joins marchers at the Brooklyn PRIDE Parade to celebrate National LGBT Pride Month in June.

June 12, 2013
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Senator Eric Adams joins with leaders of the Bangladesh Community in Brooklyn

Senator Eric Adams joins leaders of the Bangladesh Community at their Annual Festival on McDonald Avenue in Brooklyn.

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June 12, 2013
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NYS Senator Eric Adams attends the Bay Ridge Annual Street Fair

NYS Senator Eric Adams joins a member of a Veteran Motorcycle Group at the Bay Ridge Annual Street Fair.

June 11, 2013
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Caribbean American Heritage Month Celebration---Tuesday, June 11, 2013

Senator Adams and Youth America, Inc. present

Caribbean American Heritage Month Celebration---Embracing our Diversity: French, Spanish and English

Date- Thursday, June 11, 2013

Place- 182 Remsen Street (Between Court and Clinton Streets) Brooklyn, NY 11201

Time- 5:30pm

June 10, 2013
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