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Senator Serrano & The Mobile Legal Help Center are Providing a FREE Legal Clinic

Senator Serrano has partnered with The Mobile Legal Help Center to provide a free legal clinic during his off-site constituent services hours! Through a partnership between New York Legal Assistance Group & the New York State Courts' Access to Justice Program, The Mobile Legal Help Center provides FREE legal assistance on civil issues related to:<

August 10, 12:45 PM - 5:45 PM
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Dominic Sciallo

Dominic Sciallo nobly enlisted in the United States Army in November 1940, long before the United States entered World War II. He spent two years and eight months in active combat duty, participating in three invasions – North Africa, Sicily and Normandy at Omaha Beach. Mr, Sciallo was removed from the front lines at Ardenne Forest on December 24, 1944, after suffering from severe frostbite and battle fatigue. He was honorably discharged in July 1945, from the convalescent hospital at Fort Sam Houston, Texas. 

May 20, 2015
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Emily Kessler

Emily Kessler, a resident of the Upper West Side of Manhattan is a Holocaust survivor who grew up in Ukraine. She was born in 1917 in the small town of Khmilny in western Ukraine. In 1941, Nazi officers came to Ms. Kessler’s home and killed her family. Ms. Kessler, a young widow of 24, had to prepare to escape with her 2-year-old son. 

May 13, 2015
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EARTH DAY 2015 POSTER CONTEST: DISTRICT 29

Dear Students,Thank you for your wonderful contribution to the New York State Senate’s Earth Day Poster Contest.  This year we received many outstanding posters that exemplify the creativity of the young people in the 29th Senatorial District. Each entry from my District displayed tremendous originality and vision as well as obvious concern for the ecological future of our communities and our state.  I am proud of your work and that of your classmates, and encourage you to continue to study and learn more about the serious challenges that face our environment.I am pleased to announce that the winner of the 2015 Earth Day Poster Contest from my District is: Timothy YangKindergartenPS 334 - The Anderson School

April 10, 2015
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THANKSGIVING ESSAYS AND CONTRIBUTIONS

Dear Participant,

Thank you for your wonderful contribution to the Thanksgiving Day Creative Celebration. We received outstanding poems, essays, and artwork that exemplify the creativity of New York State’s young people.

The submissions received are remarkable in what they represent – showing gratitude and respect for family, friends, our troops fighting overseas, and many other important subjects and activities. I am humbled and honored to see such inspiring contributions in response to what is a deceptively difficult question: “What are you thankful for?”

On behalf of the New York State Senate, I would like to offer my wholehearted congratulations to all of the participants in this year’s Thanksgiving Day Creative Celebration.

Sincerely,

December 2, 2014
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Senator Serrano is Providing a FREE Legal Clinic on Family Law issues including Domestic Violence

Senator Serrano and the Urban Justice Center's Domestic Violence Project are providing a FREE legal clinic on family law issues, including domestic violence. Learn more about the law and how it protects victims of domestic violence. 

November 13, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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July 31, 11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
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June 18, 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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April 21, 2014
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Earth Day 2014 Poster Contest: District 29

Dear Students,Thank you for your wonderful contribution to the New York State Senate’s Earth Day Poster Contest. This year we received many outstanding posters that exemplify the creativity of the young people in the 29th Senatorial District.Each entry from my District displayed tremendous originality and vision as well as obvious concern for the ecological future of our communities and our state. I am proud of your work and that of your classmates, and encourage you to continue to study and learn more about the serious challenges that face our environment.I am pleased to announce that the winner of the 2014 Earth Day Poster Contest from my District is:Amaris VargasGrade 4Sacred Heart School

April 17, 2014
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Thanksgiving Essays and Contributions

Dear Participant,

Thank you for your wonderful contribution to the Thanksgiving Day Creative Celebration. We received outstanding poems, essays, and artwork that exemplify the creativity of New York State’s young people.

The submissions received are remarkable in what they represent – showing gratitude and respect for family, friends, our troops fighting overseas, and many other important subjects and activities. I am humbled and honored to see such inspiring contributions in response to what is a deceptively difficult question: “What are you thankful for?”

On behalf of the New York State Senate, I would like to offer my wholehearted congratulations to all of the participants in this year’s Thanksgiving Day Creative Celebration.

Sincerely,

December 6, 2013
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Senator Serrano Joins Fast Food Workers to Demand Better Wages

(Bronx, NY) – Senator José M. Serrano joined striking fast food workers and community members  standing in solidarity to demand that fast food corporations pay their employees better wages. Highlighting that $7.25 an hour is not nearly enough to survive on, Serrano called for a livable wage that will keep pace with inflation trends.

July 29, 2013
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Senator Serrano Joins Council Member Gail Brewer in Town Hall Meeting

Senator Serrano participated in an Upper West Side & Clinton Town Hall Meeting today hosted by Councilmember Gail Brewer. The meeting was an opportunity for Upper West Side attendees to interact with Elected Officials and representatives of New York City agencies in an effort to increase knowledge and transparency within Government.

December 18, 2012
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August 1, 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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July 25, 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
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July 11, 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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June 10, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
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