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Senator Adams---Guest Speaker at the Brooklyn Farragut Lions Club Awards Dinner

Senator Adams was the guest speaker at the Brooklyn Farragut Lions Club, where the theme for the event was "Unity in Service, Care and Support for our Community, Organizations and Individuals" which honored those individuals and organziations for their dedication of service to their community.

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June 26, 2012
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Senator Adams visits Shema Kolainu-Hear Our Voices School

Senator Adams visited the Shema Kolainu-Hear Our Voices school and center for children with autism, where he greeted students and spoke with the administration about the services they provide to the Borough Park community.

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June 21, 2012
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Press Release---Saving SUNY Downstate...What's Next?

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                  CONTACT:  Karen Ford (518) 455-2431

 

 

PRESS RELEASE-  “SAVING SUNY DOWNSTATE, WHAT’S NEXT?”

 

 

NYS Senators Eric Adams, Velmanette Montgomery, Kevin Parker, John Sampson, and Daniel Squadron respond to SUNY Downstate Medical Center's assertion of economic hardship and its request to support the hospital's financial restructuring.

 

June 20, 2012
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SUNY Downstate Medical Center Emergency Town Hall Meeting

Senator Adams, along wtih the Brooklyn Delegation of the New York State Legislature held a town hall meeting to discuss the fiscal status of SUNY Downstate Medical Center, and its relation to services and jobs that are provided.  Below are some key important facts about the status of SUNY Downstate Medical Center:

 

·        Who are the patients who rely on Downstate for care?

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June 20, 2012
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Senator Adams and Caribbean Delegation

The Caribbean Delegation joins Senator Adams in Senate Chambers.

June 20, 2012
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Senator Adams attend Community Board 17 Annual Retreat

Senator Adams was a guest speaker at Community Board 17's Annual Retreat, where he shared a presentation about child sex abuse, how to detect the signs of a pediophile and next steps if one suspects a child has been abused.

June 20, 2012
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Senator Adams, an honorary judge for Gallop NYC "Ride with Pride" Show

Senator Adams served as an honorary judge for Gallop NYC's annual "Ride with Pride" Show.  The organization works with children and adults facing various challenges by helping them to overcome old hurdles and embrace new possibilities. 

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June 20, 2012
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Senator Adams advocates for "Briana's Law"

Senator Adams and Assemblyman Ortiz, with the parents of Briana Ojeda held a press conference calling for the passage of Briana's Law S. 3974/A.1544.  Briana Ojeda, an 11 year old girl, passed away in August 2010.  Briana suffered an asthma attack while playing in Carroll Gardens Park and was en route to the hospital when her mother was stopped by a police officer.  Briana's Law will require that all police men and women, across New York State, be retrained in CPR and first aid every two year after they join the force.  

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June 14, 2012
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Senator Adams supports LGBT community

Senator Adams attended the Lunch with Lambda event, and supported the Brooklyn Pride Parade with members of the LGBT community.

June 14, 2012
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Senator Adams---Commencement Speaker for New York City College of Technology (CUNY)

Senator Adams was the commencement speaker at his alma mater, New York City College of Technology (CUNY), where he gave encouraging words to the graduates of 2012.

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June 14, 2012
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Senator Adams and NYS State Senate commemorates Anthony Whitaker's photograph "Steel Standing"

Senator Adams is joined with photographer Anthony Whitaker, and other elected officials of the NYS Senate.  His photo, "Steel Standing" captured the World Trade Center after the devastating 911 attacks. The artist-graphic designer explains,“The physical essence was so strong, as if it was saying, ‘I am steel,’ because that’s what it was, and ‘I am standing,’ because that’s what it was doing.  So, he named it ‘Steel Standing.’ “With a click of his camera, Whitaker, a Con Edison engineer by trade, documented the World Trade Center at the nation’s crossroads of devastation and determined resolve and heroism and hell on earth."

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June 12, 2012
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Senator Adams participates in TWU Family Day at MCU Park

Senator Adams is joined with John Samuelson, President of TWU Local 100

June 12, 2012
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Stand in unity against "Stand Your Ground" in New York!

 

 

Please click here to sign the petition.

June 8, 2012
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FBI will be at the Jewish Children's Museum, Sunday June 10, 2012 12-5pm

 

An exciting, hands on, program for children and families that will feature live displays and lectures from the FBI, Secret Service, Homeland Security and others.

Adult workshops will include lectures on:

Real Life Cases, Special Operations,

Terrorism, Identity Theft and more.

 

There will be special guest speakers from

the TSA and Federal Air Marshal’s on

airline travel and security.

 

 

Jewish Children’s Museum

792 Eastern Pkwy, Brooklyn, N.Y.

(on the corner of Kingston Avenue)

 

For more info please call

718.907.8805

or visit www.jcm.museum

 

 

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FBI at JCM Event

June 8, 2012
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Turkish Day in Albany

Senator Adams greets Turkish visitors on Turkish Day in Senate Chambers

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June 8, 2012
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Announcement---NYPD Summer Youth Police Academy

NYPD Youth Summer Academy

The NYPD Youth Services Section will be accepting applications for the NYPD Summer Youth Police Academy 2012 now through June 22, 2012. The Summer Youth Academy provides youth with an unique opportunity to interact with law enforcement professionals, learn life skills and more. The program is for youths between the ages ...of 10-16, and takes place five days a week for six weeks during the summer, culminating in a graduation ceremony at One Police Plaza.

The application is available here:http://www.nyc.gov/html/nypd/downloads/pdf/community_affairs/2012ypaapplication.PDF

For additional information, please contact the NYPD-Youth Services at 718 834-8855 or 646 610-5323.

June 6, 2012
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