YORKTOWN, N.Y. – Students in the Yorktown and Lakeland school districts were the real winners of the second annual Health Yorktown Health & Fitness 5K Run/Walk Saturday morning at Franklin D. Roosevelt State Park.
Brewster, N.Y. – (5/14/12) Senator Greg Ball (Patterson – R.C), along with Northern Westchester Hospital will be hosting a “Senior Health and Wellness Expo” on Friday, May 18th from 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM.
Yorktown Heights, N.Y. – (5/12/12) –Senator Greg Ball (R, C – Patterson) presented Richard Hoover of Mahopac with a New York State Senate Proclamation for achieving the rank of Eagle Scout at Grace Lutheran Church in Yorktown.
Erin Bentivegna is a seventh grade student at Mahopac Middle School and a three-time cancer survivor. She has been recognized for her indomitable spirit and serves as an inspiration and role model for those facing difficult challenges.
Cortlandt Manor, N.Y. – (5/12/12) –This past Saturday, Senator Greg Ball (R, C – Patterson) hosted a free Mother’s Day Brunch to honor over 150 mom’s throughout the Hudson Valley and to specifically honor Gold Star Mother’s at the Muriel H. Morabito Community Center in Cortlandt Manor.
Brewster, N.Y. – (5/14/12) –Senator Greg Ball (R, C – Patterson) has announced that he has chosen Erin Bentivegna, a 7th grade student from Mahopac Middle School, and a survivor, for the statewide Women of Distinction Ceremony.
Brewster, N.Y. – (5/2/12) Senator Greg Ball (R, C – Patterson), is enlisting the support of his Animal Advisory Council, concerned constituents and furry friends, to address issue of “Puppy Mills” in New York State.
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Yorktown, N.Y. – (5/11/12) Senator Greg Ball (R, C – Patterson), successfully secured $50,000 for the Yorktown Central School District, which will be used to pay for Athletic Medical and Safety Equipment.
Urges Governor and Legislature to pass legislation before end of session
Brewster, N.Y. – (5/11/12) – On January 27, 2012, Senator Greg Ball (R, C – Patterson), along with Bedford Hills resident, Maureen Kenney and local physicians held a press conference to bring awareness to the Out-of-Network issue, as well as push for the passage of Senator Ball’s legislation (S5068/A5068A).
An Iraq combat veteran returns to Peekskill City Court Monday facing a tough choice: plead guilty to driving under the influence of drugs, ending a protracted, costly round of appearances, or demand a trial, which could leave him in legal limbo for another year or more. What separates Alexander A. Lazos from other DUI defendants, at least for now, is his likely defense.
Thornwood, N.Y. – (5/5/12) Senator Greg Ball (R, C – Patterson) the Chairman of Homeland Security and Veterans Affairs toured the Thornwood Fire Department this past Saturday. Chief Rich Benkwitt gave Senator Ball the tour after the Thornwood Fire District Annual Inspection Ceremony.
Newburgh, N.Y. – (5/5/12) – Senator Greg Ball (R, C – Patterson) was honored by the members of the Military Order of the Purple Heart (MOPH) with a Special Recognition Award at their yearly convention this Saturday at the Ramada Hotel in Newburgh, New York.
Pawling, N.Y. – (5/3/12) – In 2010, due to lack of participation , the Dutchess County Office of the Aging closed the Pawling Nutrition Program. On Thursday Senator Greg Ball (Patterson – R.C) hosted a BBQ to organize seniors that are interested in re-opening the vital program.