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STATE SENATOR GOLDEN HOSTS ANNUAL TEACHER OF THE YEAR EVENT

Honors this year’s best educators from each school in his district

 

Brooklyn, NY – State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C-I, Brooklyn) will be hosting his annual Teacher of the Year Ceremony on Tuesday, May 27, 2014 at 4pm at the Theater located at the Fort Hamilton Army Base in Brooklyn.

 

New York City Schools Chancellor Carmen Farina will be in attendance.

 

Teacher of The Year celebrates the outstanding work that educators do each school year. One teacher from each school in Senator Golden’s district was selected by their principal, and they will be honored at this event.

 

May 23, 2014
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Committee Meeting: Civil Service and Pensions Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Civil Service and Pensions  Senator Martin J. Golden, Chair  2:00 PM, Wednesday, May 28, 2014  Room 410 LOB

May 28, 2:00 PM - 2:13 PM
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SENATOR GOLDEN TO HOST ANNUAL MEMORIAL DAY BREAKFAST AND AWARDS CEREMONY

Brooklyn-State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C-I, Brooklyn) will host a Memorial Day breakfast and awards event honoring Peter D’Angelis, Chair of the Kings County Memorial Day Parade, as the 2014 inductee of the New York State Senate Veterans Hall of Fame, this Friday, May 21, 2014, ceremony beginning at 10:00 AM at the Bay Ridge Manor, 476-76th Street in Brooklyn.

 

Senator Golden, who will be joined by over 150 veterans, will also present New York State Liberty Medals to two Gold Star Mothers and a Gold Star Sister. Representatives of the Fort Hamilton Army Base and the Fire Department of New York will also be in attendance.

 

Members of the media are welcome

May 22, 2014
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SENATOR GOLDEN URGES COMMUNITY SUPPORT IN EFFORT TO SAVE ONE OF OUR OWN BATTLING CANCER

Brooklyn – State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C-I, Brooklyn) is asking for the community to support an organized effort to help Bay Ridge resident Seth Kushner in his fight against an aggressive form of Acute Myeloid Leukemia. Seth, who is married and father to a 5 year old son, is in need of a bone marrow transplant following his April 2014 diagnosis.

 

The organization Delete Blood Cancer, with the support of Bay Ridge Cares, is organizing an event encouraging residents to register as a bone marrow donor on Tuesday, May 27, 2014, from 2:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. at Our Lady of Angels Church, located at 7320-4th Avenue (Cavanaugh Room), Brooklyn.

 

May 20, 2014
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Mammograms in the Marine Park Office

I plan to host mammography screenings in conjunction with the American Italian Cancer Foundation.

The 37 foot mobile mammography van, staffed completely by women, will be outside of my Satellite Office.

The mammography screenings take about thirty minutes to complete. An appointment, which is necessary, can be made by calling 1-877-628-9090

June 2, 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
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SENATOR GOLDEN CALLS ON STATE PAROLE BOARD TO KEEP COP KILLERS BEHIND BARS

Albany – State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C-I, Brooklyn) has sent a letter to New York State Parole Board Chairwoman Tina Stanford calling for parole to be denied to Eddie Matos and Barrington Young, two criminals convicted of killing NYPD officers Anthony Dwyer and Harry Ryman.

 

In his letter, Golden wrote, “These criminals are exceptionally dangerous to society because they simply have no regard for humanity. They need to be accountable for their actions in killing a law enforcement officer.”

 

Senator Golden is a former New York City Police Officer. His complete letter is attached.

 

May 20, 2014
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Prisco De Angelis

Prisco (Pete) De Angelis was born on September 19, 1932 in Brooklyn, New York.

In February 1952, Mr. De Angelis joined the United States Army, serving with the 7th Infantry Division in the Korean War; he received a Purple Heart for wounds suffered during battle. He was honorably discharged from the United States Army in February 1954, where he had obtained the rank of Staff Sergeant.

Mr. De Angelis continued to be involved with the military by serving as Post Commander for William P. Mooney Post # 2652, and has been a member of the American Legion since 1973. He is currently the Post Adjutant for the Michael A. Rawley Jr. Post in Brooklyn.

May 16, 2014
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Committee Meeting: Civil Service and Pensions Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Civil Service and Pensions Senator Martin J. Golden, Chair 1:30 PM, Monday, May 19, 2014 Room 410 LOB

May 19, 1:35 PM - 1:45 PM
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SENATOR GOLDEN TO HOST YOGA CLASSES IN MARINE PARK

Brooklyn – State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C-I, Brooklyn), today is announcing that he will be partnering with Yoga Instructor Cathy Shroder and hosting two very special health and fitness events in Marine Park near the Carmine Carro Community Center at 3000 Fillmore Avenue.

 

The beginners’ Yoga class, with opportunities for more advanced practice and featuring short Yoga Nidra, will take place at 7 p.m. on both Thursday, May 22nd and June 5th. The events are free and open to the public. Participants are asked to bring their own yoga mat or towel.

 

May 14, 2014
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STATE LEGISLATORS TEAM UP TO HOST FREE YOGA IN THE PARK

After a very long and cold winter, residents are looking for more and more opportunities to enjoy the outdoors. I am proud to be partnering with my colleague, Assemblywoman Malliotakis, in presenting a series of health and fun, and invite our community to take part in yoga which is good for the mind, body and soul.

June 24, 7:00 PM - 8:15 PM
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STATE LEGISLATORS TEAM UP TO HOST FREE YOGA IN THE PARK

After a very long and cold winter, residents are looking for more and more opportunities to enjoy the outdoors. I am proud to be partnering with my colleague, Assemblywoman Malliotakis, in presenting a series of health and fun, and invite our community to take part in yoga which is good for the mind, body and soul.

August 30, 9:00 AM - 9:00 AM
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STATE LEGISLATORS TEAM UP TO HOST FREE YOGA IN THE PARK - CANCELLED

After a very long and cold winter, residents are looking for more and more opportunities to enjoy the outdoors. I am proud to be partnering with my colleague, Assemblywoman Malliotakis, in presenting a series of health and fun, and invite our community to take part in yoga which is good for the mind, body and soul.

August 12, 7:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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STATE LEGISLATORS TEAM UP TO HOST FREE YOGA IN THE PARK

After a very long and cold winter, residents are looking for more and more opportunities to enjoy the outdoors. I am proud to be partnering with my colleague, Assemblywoman Malliotakis, in presenting a series of health and fun, and invite our community to take part in yoga which is good for the mind, body and soul.

July 19, 9:00 AM - 10:15 AM
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Yoga in the Park

After a very long and cold winter, residents are looking for more and more opportunities to enjoy the outdoors. I am proud to be presenting a series of health and fun, and invite our community to take part in yoga which is good for the mind, body and soul.

June 5, 7:00 PM - 8:15 PM
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YOGA IN THE PARK - CANCELLED

DUE TO THE HEAVY RAIN TONIGHTS YOGA IN THE PARK IS CANCELLED

 

After a very long and cold winter, residents are looking for more and more opportunities to enjoy the outdoors. I am proud to be partnering with my colleague, Assemblywoman Malliotakis, in presenting a series of health and fun, and invite our community to take part in yoga which is good for the mind, body and soul.

June 3, 7:00 PM - 8:15 PM
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STATE LEGISLATORS TEAM UP TO HOST FREE YOGA IN THE PARK

Brooklyn - State Senator Marty Golden (R,C,I-South Brooklyn) and Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis (R,C,I-Bay Ridge) are partnering with Yoga in Bay Ridge and 5 Boro Power Yoga to offer a series of five free yoga classes in Shore Road Park. The events, taking place throughout the summer, will provide a fun and relaxed way to improve physical health and mental well-being.

 

“After a very long and cold winter, residents are looking for more and more opportunities to enjoy the outdoors. I am proud to be partnering with my colleague, Assemblywoman Malliotakis, in presenting a series of health and fun, and invite our community to take part in yoga which is good for the mind, body and soul,” said Senator Marty Golden.

 

May 14, 2014
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