On Wednesday, April 14th, 2010, Senator John J. Bonacic attended the Woodland Pond at New Paltz Ribbon-cutting ceremony for their new health center, which is the first continuing care retirement community in the Mid-Hudson Valley.
Senator Bonacic met with constituents (l to r) Jessica Koock, Cindy Tangney and Eileen Konieczny recently at the District Office to discuss the Compassionate Care Act (SB4406) which would legalize marijuana for a certified medical use, and could only be administered by a certified patient or designated caregiver. The Senator advised them that he would support the bill if it came to the Senate floor.
Senator Bonacic visited the Sullivan County Relay for Life event, held on June 7, 2014, and sponsored by Crystal Run Healthcare. This event honors cancer survivors, remembers those we have lost, and raises funds and awareness to fight back against cancer.
With the Senator is (l) Mary DeFreitas, Chief Human Resources Officer for Crystal Run; and (r) Joan Patterson, RN, Director of Nursing/Rock Hill. Deb Polin, one of the Relay for Life Team Captains is at the far right.
Senator Bonacic and Pat Bonacic took part in the 5K run/walk to benefit Hospice of Orange & Sullivan Counties on August 9, 2014. Here is the Senator with his wife, Pat and (l) Anthony Kane, Chairman of Hospice of Orange & Sullivan Counties; and (r) Dan O'Grady, President and CEO.