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Senator Bonacic Speaks at Groundbreaking for New Science Building at SUNY New Paltz

Senator Bonacic spoke at the groundbreaking of a new, two-story, 48 million dollar science building on the campus of SUNY New Paltz on Friday, September 29, 2014. This 77,000 square foot facility will house a variety of science departments including the physics, geography and computer science offices. It features state of the art labs and classrooms, and will address the space shortage that has arisen due to the growth in the college’s STEM majors (science, technology, engineering and math.)   "I was pleased to be able to help the SUNY New Paltz obtain this funding to create this very impressive addition to the college," said Senator Bonacic, "SUNY New Paltz is truly a jewel in the SUNY system, and this new building will make the college even more attractive for students."

September 19, 2014
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Town of Wallkill Unveils New Youth Recreation Center

Senator Bonacic took part in the dedication ceremonies for the Town of Wallkill’s new $1 million recreation center at Circleville Park.  This center was paid for with town money and replaces an aged facility.  It includes 7,000 square feet of recreation space and 3,000 square feet of office space and will offer after-school programs managed by the Boys and Girls Club of Wallkill. "This is what good government can do," says the Senator.  "Congratulations to everyone in the Town of Wallkill for this center that will give back to the community for many years to come."  

September 18, 2014
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Senator Bonacic At SUNY New Paltz: School wins $10 million dollar grant to expand mechanical engineering programs

On Tuesday, September 16, 2014, Senator Bonacic spoke at a press conference hosted by Governor Cuomo to announce that the SUNY New Paltz had won a $10 million dollar grant to expand its mechanical engineering program through the NYSUNY 2020 Challenge Grant program.  "SUNY New Paltz has earned national recognition for its return on investment," said the Senator, "I cannot think of any other educational institution in the Hudson Valley better positioned for this high-tech initiative.  This investment is m

September 17, 2014
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Opening of New Affordable Special Needs Housing in Middletown, September 16, 2014

Senator Bonacic speaks at the ribbon-cutting ceremony for the  new Oak Ridge Apartments in the Town of Wallkill.   This $16.8 million project was  a collaboration between Occupations, Inc., and Warwick developer Jonah Mandelbaum, who generously donated the housing project to Occupations for $3.  This apartment complex will offer 77 affordable units, including 15 for people with developmental disabilities.   (At left is James B. DeStefano, President of Occupations System of Care.)

September 17, 2014
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Senator Bonacic At the Groundbreaking for the New and Expanded Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library, Monticello.

Senator Bonacic thanks all those who worked tirelessly to advocate for a new, expanded library in the Village of Monticello.  

(At the groundbreaking ceremony for the Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library, Monticello, September 15, 2014.)

September 16, 2014
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The Groundbreaking for the new Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library, Monticello

Senator Bonacic attended the ground-breaking to kick off the construction of the expanded Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library on Monday, September 15, 2014.

September 15, 2014
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9/11 Memorial Ceremony at Thomas Bull Park, Orange County, September 11, 2014

The 9/11 Ceremony at the Arboretum at Thomas Bull Memorial Park for 2014 was a time to remember that horrific day and the courage and unselfishness of those who lost their lives saving so many.  Senator Bonacic spoke to the fact that our world continues to be a more dangerous place, and we must not be complacent in facing our enemies. "There were many family members attending the ceremony to honor the courage and sacrifice of their loved ones, and we pledged to never forget those who died helping others," said the Senator.

September 12, 2014
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Senator Bonacic Visits Orange County Chamber's 22nd Business Expo

The Orange County Chamber of Commerce hosted their 22nd Business Expo at Anthony's Pier 9 on Wednesday, September 10, 2014.  Small businesses are the backbone of job creation in New York.  Here, Senator Bonacic and Nan Hayworth congratulate new Chamber President Lynn Cione.  

September 12, 2014
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Senator Bonacic Receives Update on Port Jervis' Whitewater Kayak Park

Senator Bonacic met with Port Jervis Mayor Kelly Decker; County Legislator Dennis Simmons (far right); and Adam Hubbard, Chairman of the White Water Park Committee (on left) on September 8, 2014, to get an update on the progress of the city’s Whitewater Kayak Park. This project, which is being funded through multiple fundraising efforts and grants in order to reach its goal of raising 4 million dollars, will include whitewater rapids, kayaking, and other water sports. 

September 9, 2014
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Ellenville Regional Hospital Auxiliary's 49th Annual Luncheon at Eagle's Nest, Bloomingburg

Senator Bonacic attended Ellenville Regional Hospital Auxiliary's 49th annual luncheon at the Eagle's Nest Restaurant.  Here he is with Hospital board member, Dr. Julius A. Collins, Jr., and his wife, Vernice. 

September 9, 2014
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Town of Wawayanda Celebrates End of Summer with 8th Annual Family Picnic

The Town of Wawayanda celebrated their 8th annual family picnic at Shannen Park on Saturday, September 6.  "It was great seeing so many friends enjoying the day together. I want to thank the Town and the community for all their efforts in planning a wonderful day out," said Senator Bonacic.  (Pictured with the Senator, l to r: County Legislator Paul Ruszkiewicz, Kristen O'Dell-Brown, County Legislator Melissa Bonacic, and Mike O'Dell.)

September 8, 2014
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The Rowley Center for Science and Engineering opens at the SUNY Orange campus in Middletown

The Rowley Center for Science and Engineering on the SUNY Orange campus in Middletown was officially dedicated on September 4, 2014. This stunning new addition to the college will offer the STEM curriculum of science, technology, engineering and math.

September 5, 2014
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Senator Bonacic Tours Glenmere Lake, Village of Florida

Senator Bonacie met with concerned citizens and elected officials on Friday, August 29, 2014 to talk about the harmful effect of vegetation in Glenmere Lake.  This is the main water supply for the residents of  Florida.  “We will continue to work with the DEC to try to look for a solution to address the concerns of our constituents,” said the Senator.

(Pictured l to r): Village Trustees John Barczak, Brian Slattery, and Thomas Fuller; Jan Jansen and Mayor Pawliczek.

August 29, 2014
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Earth Day Poster Winner - Christian Capella from Tuxedo Park School

Senator Bonacic congratulates first grader, Christian Capella, from Tuxedo Park School on being the Earth Day poster winner from the Senator's 42nd district.   

August 29, 2014
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Recognizing Three Year Anniversary of Hurricane Irene

Senator Bonacic provided remarks at a Middletown press conference today, August 28, 2014, held by Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney to mark the three year anniversary of Hurricane Irene.  This event also recognized the millions of FEMA-aid dollars that have come in to help communities rebuild from this storm, as well as Hurricane Sandy and Tropical Storm Lee.  The Senator thanked all of our Federal representatives, past and present, for providing the critical assistance to our disaster victims.

August 28, 2014
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Warwick Senior Luncheon sponsored by the Warwick Rotary - August 26, 2014

"You couldn't ask for better weather for today's luncheon for the Warwick Seniors.  The Warwick Rotary did a great job of cooking chicken and hot dogs for a full house.  I always enjoy meeting up with our local seniors to listen to their concerns, and thank them for all they do for the community," said Senator Bonacic.

August 26, 2014
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At the Warwick Senior Luncheon, sponsored by the Warwick Rotary, August 26, 2014

The Senator met up with the Warwick Rotary at the Warwick Senior Luncheon held on August 26, 2014.

 

August 26, 2014
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Senator Bonacic Meets with Executives of Fleurchem Manufacturing Plant

Senator Bonacic took an updated tour of the Fleurchem Manufacturing Plant, Middletown, to see their operation, and hear their concerns. With the Senator are Controller Lea Backenroth (l) and CEO Rochele Gluck.  

August 26, 2014
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Touring the Fleurchem Manufacturing Plant, Middletown

Senator Bonacic receives an updated tour of the 200,000 square facility of Middletown's Fleurchem Manufacturing Plant.  Founded in 1984, this plant is a leading global manufacturer of supplier of ingredients for flavors, fragrances, foods, beverages and personal care products.  

August 26, 2014
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The Annual Otisville Country Fair Parade - August 23, 2014

This is the 26th annual Otisville Country Fair Parade, and it kicks off a day of fun for the community.  With the Senator are (l to r) Village of Otisville Trustees Diane Loeven and Ike Palmer, and Mount Hope Supervisor, Chad Volpe.

August 25, 2014
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