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STUDENTS, HOW WOULD YOU LIKE TO NAME SENATOR BALL’S “MIRACLE” BULL?

 

“Name Senator Ball’s Bull” Contest Extended, Opened to Local Students

Brewster, N.Y. – (1/29/12) – Senator Greg Ball (R, C – Patterson) recently called on his Facebook fans to help him name his rescued bull, found abandoned and left to die in a field near his home in Patterson last summer.  Now, Senator Ball is asking local students to join the competition to name this little “miracle” bull.

January 30, 2012
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SENATOR BALL ASKS MOUNT KISCO SENIORS TO SERVE UP SOME QUESTIONS AT LUNCHEON

Senator Ball and Team to Host Senior Luncheon at Fox Senior Center in Mount Kisco

January 30, 2012
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SENATOR BALL UP-CLOSE AND PERSONAL WITH CRITICALLY ENDANGERED MEXICAN WOLVES, RED WOLVES

South Salem, N.Y. – (1/30/12) – Senator Greg Ball (R, C – Patterson) was given the rare opportunity to get up-close and personal with some key ambassadors this past weekend.  South Salem’s Wolf Conservation Center offered guests a glimpse of its ambassador wolves, nine-month-old pups Alawa and Zephyr, for a sunset photo op.  Visitors were also given access to photo the WCC’s endangered Mexican and red wolves, rarely on exhibit to the public.  The WCC is one of the nation’s preeminent safe havens for these beautiful, but threatened, animals.  The ambassador pups are the first to be introduced since 2002.

January 30, 2012
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SENATOR BALL, GUEST JUDGE AT WING BOWL V

 

Fishkill, N.Y.– 1/30/2012– Senator Greg Ball (R, C – Patterson) served as a guest judge at the Wing Bowl, which took place Saturday at the Ramada Inn in Fishkill.  The annual event, which is in its fifth inception, hosted over a dozen restaurants competing to become the Hudson Valley Wing Champion.  Each chef came prepared with multiple wing flavors to be judged, and for all attending to enjoy.  Additionally, there was musical performances and comedy acts provided by local bands and comedians.

January 30, 2012
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SENATOR BALL SENDS OFF 130 LOCAL NATIONAL GUARD MEMBERS

Peekskill, N.Y.– 1/30/2012– Senator Greg Ball (R, C – Patterson) joined hundreds at the New York National Guard Armory in Peekskill to say goodbye to 130 local members of the New York National Guard before they prepare to leave for service overseas.

January 30, 2012
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SENATOR GREG BALL SECURES $100K GRANT FOR BREWSTER HIGH SCHOOL TRACK

Brewster, N.Y. – (1/29/12) – Senator Greg Ball (R, C – Patterson) successfully secured $100,000 for the Brewster Central School District, which will be used to help offset costs for badly needed renovations to the outdoor track at Brewster High School. Senator Ball presented the school district with a $100,000 check on Saturday at the Brewster Sports Foundation 2012 Gala.

January 30, 2012
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DAILY PEEKSKILL: COMMUNITY SENDS OFF N.Y. GUARD TROOPS IN PEEKSKILL

by Art Cusano

PEEKSKILL,  N.Y. – Hundreds gathered at the New York National Guard Armory in Peekskill to say goodbye to 130 local members of the New York National Guard before they prepare to leave for service overseas.

January 30, 2012
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LOHUD: BREWSTER SCHOOLS GETTING $100,000 GRANT FOR TRACK

 

Written by: Michael Risinit

 

SOUTHEAST — The Brewster school district is receiving a $100,000 state grant to help it rebuild the high school’s outdoor track off Foggintown Road.

January 28, 2012
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THE PATCH: BALL BACKS BILL FOR HEALTH INSURANCE FINANCIAL REFORM

 

By Tom Auchterlonie

Citing a large cost that his constituents recently got from their insurer, state Sen. Greg Ball came to Northern Westchester Hospital on Friday to outline a bill that would limit such practices.

January 28, 2012
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DAILY POUND RIDGE: BALL UNVEILS NEW HEALTHCARE BILL

 

 

by Alex Birsh

MOUNT KISCO, N.Y. — After the Friday rain subsided near the entrance of the Northern Westchester Hospital in Mount Kisco, Greg Ball stepped up to the podium on the sidewalk and spoke of the bill he has been promoting to make health insurance companies become more transparent to their patients.

January 28, 2012
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January 28, 2012
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THE COURIER: PUTNAM SPLIT IN HALF BY REDISTRICTING PLAN

 

By ERIC GROSS

For the first time in its history Putnam County will be represented in the New York State Senate by two lawmakers under a plan proposed by the state’s Task Force on Redistricting.

January 28, 2012
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THE PATCH: NEW STATE SENATE, ASSEMBLY DISTRICTS PROPOSED

 

By Tom Bartley and Sarah Studley

In part one of an occasional series on state redistricting, we look at redrawn territories, released today, for state senators and Assembly members.

January 28, 2012
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THE PATCH: NEW CASTLE JOINS BALL’S STATE SENATE DISTRICT IN PROPOSED MAP

 

By Tom Auchterlonie

The Town of New Castle will flip to state Senator Greg Ball’s District 40, under proposed maps released Thursday by a redistricting group comprised of state legislators.

January 28, 2012
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MEDIA ADVISORY: SENATOR BALL SPEAKS AT CAMP SMITH MOBILIZATION CEREMONY

 

***MEDIA ADVISORY***

***January 29th at 4:00 p.m.***

January 28, 2012
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MEDIA ADVISORY: SENATOR BALL A GUEST JUDGE AT WING BOWL V

***MEDIA ADVISORY***

***January 28th at 6:15p.m.***

January 27, 2012
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January 27, 2012
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SENATOR GREG BALL LEADS CHARGE TO STOP HEALTH INSURANCE COMPANIES FROM ABUSING NEW YORKERS

 

 

Mount Kisco, N.Y. – (1/27/12) – Senator Greg Ball (R, C – Patterson) is leading the charge on legislation that would stop allowing insurance companies to use and abuse the citizens of New York.

January 27, 2012
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SENATOR BALL AND COUNCILWOMAN MCDONOUGH JOIN SENIORS FOR LUNCH

 

Mahopac, N.Y. – (1/26/12) – Senator Greg Ball (R, C – Patterson) and Carmel Councilwoman Suzi McDonough joined Mahopac and Carmel Seniors for lunch at the William Koehler Memorial Senior Center in Mahopac.

January 27, 2012
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