George D. Maziarz's posts related to Veterans

BPO Elks Lodge #346

"Senator Maziarz was proud to join members of the BPO Elks Lodge #346 fortheir Veteran’s Day Luncheon in Niagara County."


"Senator Maziarz speaks to the Elks on Veterans Day."

Maziarz working to expand eligibility for military scholarships

Senator George Maziarz (R-C, Newfane) is very pleased to announce that the State Senate unanimously adopted legislation he introduced and sponsored (S.1417-A) to expand the eligibility dates for certain military higher education scholarships.


Send a get well message to a local veteran

There is a World War II veteran from our area, Howard Amy, getting care at the VA hospital in Buffalo who could use some cheering up.  Send your card to:

Howard E. Amy, Jr.


WNY HEROES trip flies WWII veterans to the capital for a memorable visit

Senator George Maziarz is pleased to announce that the day has finally arrived—the WNY HEROES trip flies today!  Thirty-four World War II veterans from Western New York are being flown to Washington, DC to visit the World War II Memorial and other area monuments and memorials.  None of them have yet visited the memorial dedicated to the war they helped win.  The World War II Memorial was completed in 2004.


Celebrating the Birthday of the Marine Corps!

Senator George Maziarz was the guest speaker at the 235th United States Marine Corps Birthday Ball on November 13, 2010 in North Tonawanda.  Several individuals were recognized for 60+ years membership with Conrad Kania Detachment, Marine Corps League.  Semper Fidelis!

Inaugurating the National Veterans Highway

Earlier this year, the State Legislature approved a bill (S.6277-A/A.9939-A) designating all of State Route 62 in New York State as the National Veterans Highway.  The measure was signed into law by Governor David Paterson on July 30, 2010.


Senator Maziarz attends American Legion dinner in Orleans County

Senator Maziarz was an honored guest at a testimonial dinner for the visiting American Legion Department Commander, Ladies Auxiliary President, and Sons of the American Legion Detachment Commander at the Sheret Post #35 in Albion.  The Orleans County American Legion is part of the 8th District and includes: Sheret Post #35 in Albion, Butts-Clark Post #204 in Medina, Jewell-Buckman Post #529 in Holley, and Houseman-Tanner Post #1603 in Lyndonville.

Memorial Day Parade in Lockport

Senator George Maziarz joins local officials in walking in Lockport's 2011 Memorial Day Parade.

Gates Memorial Day Service

Senator George Maziarz spoke at the Town of Gates Memorial Day Service on May 30, 2011.