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SENATOR BALL, COUNCILMAN MURPHY DEMAND CHILD SAFETY ZONE LEGISLATION

 

Brewster, N.Y. – (10/27/10) – Senator Greg Ball (R, C – Patterson) today joined Yorktown Councilman Dr. Terrence Murphy for a news conference in Yorktown Heights, N.Y. where they demanded that legislation be introduced and passed for the protection of our children. Ball and Murphy are calling on officials in Westchester County to enact Child Safety Zone legislation, which prohibits convicted sexual predators from living within 1,000 feet of any school, playground, school bus stop, or other areas where children congregate.

October 27, 2011
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SENATOR BALL HOSTS FREE COMMUNITY BBQ IN PEEKSKILL

Peekskill, N.Y. – (10/25/11) – Hundreds of residents showed up to a free community barbeque hosted by Senator Greg Ball (R, C – Patterson) at the Summit of Mt. Olivet in Peekskill, N.Y. The cookout, which was open to the public, was a chance for Senator Ball to meet face-to-face with his constituents and to share his love of Peekskill.

October 27, 2011
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LOHUD: SENATOR BALL SCREENS HYDROFRACKING DOCUMENTARY IN PEEKSKILL

Posted by: Marcela Rojas

State Senator Greg Ball, R-Patterson, will  host a screening of the film “Gasland,” this Saturday in Peekskill.

October 21, 2011
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WAMC: NY COUNTDOWN TO HYDROFRACKING (AUDIO)

By: Dave Lucas

NEW PALTZ, NY (WAMC) - Hydraulic Fracturing seems to be on everyone’s radar. Hudson Valley Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports on the remaining questions about the cost to New York State and the impact on the environment and human health.

October 21, 2011
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SENATOR BALL MEETS WITH PEEKSKILL YOUTH GROUP TO REDUCE SUBSTANCE ABUSE

(Peekskill Councilwoman Marybeth McGowan, Youth Director Valerie Swan, Peekskill Mayor Mary Foster, Senator Greg Ball along with students from The Peekskill Youth Bureau )

 

October 21, 2011
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LOHUD: STOP FRACKING AROUND, BALL SAYS TO CUOMO

Posted by: Mike Risinit

State Sen. Greg Ball, R-Patterson, took his anti-fracking message to Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s backyard today. Ball stopped in Mount Kisco to say Cuomo should tour Pennsylvania to see how hydrofracking has “ravaged” those communities. He called on the governor to take steps to protect New Yorkers from such dangers and tried to build support for his Property Owners Bill of Rights,  which would set new standards for hydrofracking — the controversial process of extracting natural gas from rock — in New York’s Southern Tier.

October 17, 2011
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THE EXAMINER: BALL TO CUOMO: ‘GET YOUR FRACKS STRAIGHT’

by Kerry Barger

In contrast to the cool, crisp air and the beautiful sunshine outside Mount Kisco Village Hall Monday, State Sen. Greg Ball delivered a heated speech on hydraulic fracturing, calling on Gov. Andrew Cuomo to extend the state’s public hearing on the controversial method of extracting natural gas from the earth.

October 17, 2011
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BALL TO CUOMO, “DON’T FRACK WITH NY”

 

Senator Ball Calls on Governor Cuomo to Take Immediate Steps to Protect New Yorkers from Hydrofracking

October 17, 2011
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THE EXAMINER: SEN. BALL OPPOSES STATE MEDICAID TAKEOVER

by Neal Rentz

State Sen. Greg Ball told the Somers Town Board on Oct. 13 he opposed legislation calling for the state to take over the counties’ contributions to the Medicaid program.

October 17, 2011
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DAILY NORTH SALEM: SEN. BALL SPEAKS OUT ON HYDROFRACKING

by Katherine Pacchiana

SOMERS, N.Y. – State Senator Greg Ball is expected to take his anti-hydrofracking message to the Westchester home of NY Governor Andrew Cuomo Monday with a planned news conference calling on the Governor to “protect New Yorkers from the potentially devastating effects of hydraulic fracturing.”  In his Oct. 13 appearance at the Somers Town Board meeting, State Sen. Greg Ballspoke heatedly about hydrofracking in New York State.

October 17, 2011
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DAILY PEEKSKILL: BALL VISITS PEEKSKILL ONE-STOP EMPLOYMENT OFFICE

 

by Art Cusano

PEEKSKILL, NY – State Senator Greg Ball visited the city’s One-Stop Employment Center Thursday with city officials to get a better understanding of the services the center provides and get people back to work.

October 17, 2011
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GETTING THE FACTS ON FRACKING

 

Senator Ball, Josh Fox Host GASLAND Screening in Peekskill

October 16, 2011
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MIDHUDSON NEWS: BALL TELLS CUOMO: “DON’T FRACK WITH NY”

 

BREWSTER – State Senator Gregory Ball (R-Patterson) is urging Governor Andrew Cuomo to tour Pennsylvania to see firsthand the impacts of hydrofracking on communities. At the same time, Ball is asking Cuomo to take steps to “protect New Yorkers from the potentially devastating effects” of fracking.

October 12, 2011
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October 12, 2011
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THE PATCH: FARM BUREAU NAMES SENATOR BALL TO “CIRCLE OF FRIENDS”

 

Brewster, N.Y. – (10/12/11) – Senator Greg Ball (R, C – Patterson) has been named to the New York Farm Bureau’s prestigious Circle of Friends. The awards are based on a lawmaker’s support of New York agriculture and the Farm Bureau, as a whole.

October 12, 2011
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***MEDIA ADVISORY*** BALL TO CUOMO, “DON’T FRACK WITH NY”

 

Senator Ball Demands Governor Tour Pennsylvania; See Firsthand the Devastating Effects of Hydraulic Fracturing

 

October 12, 2011
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***MEDIA ADVISORY*** SENATOR BALL TALKS, “JOBS, JOBS, JOBS!!!

 

***Thursday, October 13th at 10 a.m.***

Senator Ball Touring Peekskill One-Stop Career Center and Downtown Business District

October 11, 2011
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DAILY POUND RIDGE: BALL ADDRESSES JOB CREATION AT POUND RIDGE MEETING

by Bob Dumas

POUND RIDGE, N.Y. – State Sen. Greg Ball (R, C – Patterson) reviewed the state legislature’s last session for the Pound Ridge Town Board last week, covering topics that ranged from job creation to the tax cap to unfunded mandates.

October 11, 2011
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THE EXAMINER: BALL TALKS N.Y. BUSINESS ENVIRONMENT, IBM INVESTMENT

by Kerry Barger

Seeking to weigh both the positives and negatives of New York State’s economic climate, State Sen. Greg Ball continued his town hall tour last Wednesday before the Carmel Town Board.

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October 10, 2011
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