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SENATOR BALL’S TRAVELING VETERANS’ WALL OF FAME MAKES A STOP AT MONTROSE

 

 

Montrose, N.Y. – (2/9/2012) – On Thursday, February 9th, Senator Greg Ball’s (R, C – Patterson) traveling Veterans’ Wall of Fame stopped at the New York State Veterans’ Home at Montrose so that residents could learn the stories behind the twenty-seven veterans whose names and faces grace the wall. Five of the Veterans that are featured on the wall were in attendance including Eugene Parotta (Croton)Duke Searles (Peekskill)Robert Ulrich (Putnam Valley)Stephen Moravick (Somers), and Gil Tarbox (Kent)

February 10, 2012
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THE PATCH: EX-KISCO MAYOR REILLY HONORED AS 'WOMAN OF DISTINCTION'

 

By Tom Auchterlonie

Speaking to congratulate his precedessor on becoming a "woman of distinction," Mayor Michael Cindrich noted that Patricia Reilly's career and volunteerism is more extensive than the biography submitted for the honor.

February 9, 2012
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DAILY CORTLANDT: LIGHT ATTENDANCE AT BALL’S BUCHANAN OFFICE HOURS

 

by Jessica Glenza

BUCHANAN, N.Y. – Less than a dozen people showed to State Sen. Greg Ball’s (R-Patterson) office hours, a question and answer session with the senator, late Wednesday morning at Buchanan Village Hall. Points of concern among the scant crowd were split between state issues, like tax cap legislation, and micro-issues, including village signage.

February 9, 2012
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SENATOR BALL ACCEPTS YORKTOWN’S KATHLEEN QUINN AS A WOMAN OF DISTINCTION

 

Formal Induction Ceremony to be Held March 30th

February 9, 2012
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February 7, 2012
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TEAM BALL ACCEPTS FORMER MT. KISCO MAYOR INTO WOMEN OF DISTINCTION HALL OF FAME

 

Mount Kisco, N.Y. – (2/7/2012) – While Senator Greg Ball (R, C – Patterson) was busy in session at the Capital Building in Albany, his Chief of Staff, Jim Coleman, and Deputy Director of Constituent Services, Suzi McDonugh, stopped by the Mt. Kisco Village Hall to accept the nomination of former Mayor Patricia Reilly as a Woman of Distinction and to continue Senator Ball’s “Jobs Tour.”

February 7, 2012
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LOHUD: SENATE BILL INCREASING PENALTIES FOR TERRORISTS USING CREDIT CARDS

Posted by: Mike Risinit

The state Senate today passed a bill that will increase penalties for those using credit cards to fund terrorist activities. Sponsored by state Sen. Greg Ball, R-Patterson, the new legislation makes it a more serious felony for those “soliciting or providing support for an act of terrorism” where “the soliciting or providing involves the use of a credit card.”

February 7, 2012
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MEDIA ADVISORY: SENATOR BALL TO ACCEPT YORKTOWN’S WOMEN OF DISTINCTION NOMINATION AND CONTINUE “JOBS TOUR”

 

***Tuesday, February 7th at 7:30 p.m.***

Brewster, N.Y. – (2/6/2012) – On Tuesday, February 7th, Senator Greg Ball (R, C – Patterson) will be at the Yorktown Town Hall to accept the nomination of Kathleen Quinn as a Woman of Distinction and to continue his “Jobs Tour”.

February 7, 2012
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SENATOR GREG BALL LEADS EFFORT TO PROTECT VICTIMS OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

 

Legislation Extending Maximum Amount of Stay in Residential Programs to be voted on in Social Services Committee. 

February 7, 2012
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LOHUD: HYDROFRACKING FORUM IN MOUNT KISCO THIS WEEK

 

Posted by: Barbara Nackman

Sen. Greg Ball, R-Patterson, will host a presentation at the Mount Kisco Public Library this Thursday on hydraulic fracturing, the process of extracting natural gas from gas shale deposits.

February 6, 2012
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BALL SPONSORED BILL TARGETING CREDIT CARD FRAUD BY TERRORIST PASSES SENATE FLOOR

 

Albany, N.Y. – (2/6/12) – On Monday, February 6th, the New York State Senate voted to enforce stricter penalties on criminals providing financial support for terrorist organizations through credit card fraud and money laundering.

February 6, 2012
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DAILY PEEKSKILL: PEEKSKILL SUMMIT FOCUSES ON SOUTH STREET REDEVELOPMENT

 

by Jessica Glenza

PEEKSKILL, N.Y. – New York State Sen. Greg Ball (R-Patterson) travelled to Peekskill Friday morning to discuss redevelopment projects with Mayor Mary Foster and a panel of Peekskill City officials and prominent residents.

February 6, 2012
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THE PATCH: EAGLEFEST 2012 TAKES FLIGHT

By Stu Bayer

Senator Greg Ball presents Teatown’s Diane Baron a check for $20,000 to continue to fund EagleFest at Croton Point Park.

February 6, 2012
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SENATOR BALL SECURES $2,000 GRANT TO FUND ANNUAL PAWLING FD VENISON DINNER

 

Pawling, N.Y. – (2/4/12) – On Saturday, February 4, Senator Greg Ball (R, C – Patterson) joined the Pawling Fire Department for some homemade venison!  The Pawling FD’s annual venison dinner turned out department staff and their families for a night of dinner and much deserved downtime.

February 6, 2012
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SENATOR BALL PUTS ON HIS BOXING GLOVES

 

Ball Joins Peekskill Youth for Grand Opening of Peekskill Be First Boxing 

February 6, 2012
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DAILY PEEKSKILL: PEEKSKILL BE FIRST BOXING HOLDS GRAND OPENING

 

by Art Cusano

PEEKSKILL, N.Y. – Hundreds turned out Saturday afternoon to celebrate the grand opening of Peekskill Be First Boxing’s first permanent home in years.

February 6, 2012
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SENATOR BALL PRESENTS $20,000 GRANT TO EAGLEFEST ORGANIZERS

Brewster, N.Y. – (2/4/2012) – On Saturday, February 4, Senator Ball (R, C-Patterson) traveled to Croton Point Park to present a check for $20,000 toward the continued funding and support of the Hudson Valley’s annual Eaglefest.

February 5, 2012
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DAILY POUND RIDGE: NORTHERN WESTCHESTER HOSPITAL CENTER RECEIVES RADIOLOGY GRANT

 

by Alex Birsh

MOUNT KISCO, N.Y. — The Northern Westchester Hospital staff was handed the keys to a brand new radiology-imaging suite this week, and along with the open door came a large reimbursement check from the state of New York. The check, which amounted to $250,000, was a grant to fund the suite in full.

February 4, 2012
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MEDIA ADVISORY: SENATOR GREG BALL TO JOIN THE KIDS OF LEWISBORO ELEMENTARY FOR SOME CLOWNING AROUND – LITERALLY!

Brewster, N.Y. – (2/3/2012) – On Saturday, February 4, Senator Greg Ball (R, C-Patterson) will join the kids of Lewisboro Elementary for a circus-themed carnival.  The kids will enjoy music, games, face painting, and arts and crafts.  Lunch will be served after 11:00 A.M., with candy and snacks available all day.  The kids will also get the chance to win an iPod and other themed baskets in the children’s raffle.

February 3, 2012
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