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Senator Golden To Host Special Education Fair For Community Children

SENATOR GOLDEN TO HOST SPECIAL EDUCATION FAIR FOR COMMUNITY’S CHILDREN

Brooklyn- State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C, Brooklyn) is today announcing that he will be hosting a special education fair for families and students of School District 20, 21 and 22 on Saturday, October 18, 2008, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Marine & Academic Center Rotunda at Kingsborough Community College located at 2001 Oriental Boulevard in Brooklyn.

October 21, 2008
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Senator Golden Responds To Residents Concerns About Key Food Parking Lot

SENATOR GOLDEN: WALGREEN’S TO MAINTAIN FORMER KEY FOOD PARKING LOT UNTIL CONSTRUCTION BEGINS

Walgreen’s to Meet with Golden To Discuss Items for Sale

October 8, 2008
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Senator Golden To Offer Free Flu Shots To The Community

SENATOR MARTY GOLDEN AND THE VISITING NURSE SERVICE OF NEW YORK OFFER FREE FLU SHOTS TO COMMUNITY

Brooklyn- State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C, 22nd District) in conjunction with the Visiting Nurse Service of New York, is announcing plans to offer more than 500 free flu shots to the community in October.

October 3, 2008
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Senator Golden Announces Office Open House

SENATOR GOLDEN INVITES COMMUNITY TO VISIT HIS DISTRICT OFFICE

September 30, 2008
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Senator Golden's Tips For Getting The Most Out Of Your Gas Tank

SENATOR GOLDEN’S TIPS FOR GETTING THE MOST OUT OF YOUR GAS TANK

Following a summer of record high gas prices, Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C, Brooklyn) has issued some easy tips to save money at the pump. It is expected that as a result of the hurricane season in the Gulf of Mexico, and fluxuation in the international markets, that prices could rise quickly during the winter.

September 30, 2008
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Senator Golden Encourages Drivers To Lower Their Insurance Costs

SENATOR GOLDEN SAYS "LOWER YOUR AUTO INSURANCE COSTS BY COMPLETING THE POINT INSURANCE REDUCTION PROGRAM"

September 23, 2008
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Senate Passes Bill To Create “Airline Passengers’ Bill Of Rights”

 The New York State Senate today passed legislation, sponsored by Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R, Merrick), to provide passengers stranded on airplanes at New York airports with certain basic amenities to make their wait more tolerable. The bill (S.5050-C) also creates a new Airline Consumer Advocate Office to help airline passengers in New York report air travel service problems.

The legislation reflects an agreement with the State Assembly. The Assembly is expected to take up and pass the legislation before the end of session.

September 23, 2008
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The Metrocard Bus Is Back At Senator Golden's Office

SENATOR MARTY GOLDEN ARRANGES FOR METROCARD BUS TO VISIT COMMUNITY OFFICE

Brooklyn- State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C, 22nd District) is today announcing that the Metropolitan Transit Authority has scheduled a visit of the Metro Card Bus to his Bay Ridge District Office, 7408-5th Avenue, on Monday, October 6, 2008 from 1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.

September 23, 2008
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Senator Golden Announces Funding For Repairs At 86th Street Station

Rep. Fossella and Senator Golden Announce the Release of $4.8M in Federal funds for 86th Street Subway Station Renovation

September 22, 2008
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Back To School Tips For Healthy Lunches

SENATOR GOLDEN’S TIPS FOR HEALTHY SCHOOL LUNCHES

Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C, Brooklyn) has released the following tips to help parents prepare healthy lunches for students as the school year begins. The tips were released as a result of the alarming trend of childhood obesity in the United States. The number of overweight children ages 6-19 is currently estimated at 16% and continues to rise according to the Centers for Disease Control and prevention.

September 22, 2008
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Senator Golden To Hold 9/11 Memorial Events In Community

SENATOR GOLDEN PLANS SEPTEMBER 11TH MEMORIAL EVENTS IN BAY RIDGE AND MARINE PARK TO MARK 7th ANNIVERSARY

Brooklyn- State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C, 22nd District) is today announcing his plans to host two September 11th Memorials to commemorate the 7th Anniversary of the attacks on the World Trade Center on Thursday, September 11, 2008.

September 18, 2008
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Senator Golden Issues Statement Responding To Attack On Brooklyn Senior

STATEMENT BY SENATOR GOLDEN ON ATTACK OF BROOKLYN SENIOR CITIZEN

Brooklyn- State Senator Martin J. Golden, the Chairman of the Senate Aging Committee, issued the following statement following reports of an attack in Crown Heights, Brooklyn of a senior citizen:

September 18, 2008
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Senator Golden Calls On Assembly To Protect Our Kids

SENATOR GOLDEN CALLS ON ASSEMBLY TO PROTECT OUR KIDS

Golden Bill that Monitors our Children on Buses Needs Assembly Passage

Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C, Brooklyn), member of the Senate Education Committee, today called on the New York State Assembly to pass S. 4157, which was acted upon by the Senate earlier this year. This legislation would equip New York City School buses with electronic monitoring systems.

September 18, 2008
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Statement From Senator Golden On Arrest Of Senior Citizen Attacker

STATEMENT BY SENATOR GOLDEN, AUTHOR OF NEW YORK’S "GRANNY’S LAW", ON ARREST OF BROOKLYN SENIOR ATTACKER

September 18, 2008
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Senator Golden To Host Family Fun Day Event

SENATOR GOLDEN TO HOST FAMILY DAY EVENT TO CONCLUDE SUMMER SERIES OF EVENTS

Brooklyn- State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C, 22nd District) today is announcing his plans to host "Family Day" on Tuesday, August 26, 2008 at 5:00 p.m. in McKinley Park located at 75th Street and Fort Hamilton Parkway in Brooklyn.

September 18, 2008
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Fort Hamilton Citizens Action Committee Announce Ceremony At Army Base

FORT HAMILTON CITIZENS ACTION COMMITTEE ANNOUNCES ARMY COMMUNITY COVENANT SIGNING CEREMONY

President William Guarinello and members of the Fort Hamilton Citizens Action Committee are today announcing the upcoming Army Community Covenant Signing Ceremony, to be held on Wednesday, September 10, 2008 at twelve o’clock noon on The Bluff at Fort Hamilton Army Base, Brooklyn, New York.

September 18, 2008
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77th Street Station To Be Included In MTA's Paint Program

MTA INFORMS SENATOR GOLDEN THAT 77th STREET TRAIN STATION TO BE INCLUDED IN PAINT PROGRAM

Brooklyn- State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C, Brooklyn) today is announcing that the Metropolitan Transit Authority New York City Transit is moving forward with its station painting program and has awarded a contract that includes the 77th Street train station on the R line in Bay Ridge.

September 18, 2008
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Senate Passes Constitutional Amendment To Bring More Direct Role To Nyers

SENATOR GOLDEN SAYS: "POWER TO THE PEOPLE"

SENATE PASSES INITIATIVE AND REFERENDUM

The State Senate recently passed a constitutional amendment (S.6020) that would give New Yorkers a more direct role in the legislative process by empowering them to enact and amend laws through initiative and referendum.

September 18, 2008
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Senator Golden To Host Free Mammography Screenings

SENATOR GOLDEN AND AMERICAN ITALIAN CANCER FOUNDATION TO HOST FREE MAMMOGRAM SCREENINGS FOR WOMEN OF THE COMMUNITY

Brooklyn- State Senator Marty Golden is announcing his plans to host free mammography screenings in conjunction with the American Italian Cancer Foundation this month at both of his district offices.

September 18, 2008
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Senator Golden Announces Last Dance For 2008

SENATOR GOLDEN ANNOUNCES LAST DANCE FOR 2008

Brooklyn- State Senator Marty Golden (R-C, Brooklyn), the Chairman of the New York State Senate Aging Committee, will host a special event for local senior citizens billed as "Dancing Under The Stars" on Friday, September 5, 2008 at 7:00 p.m. at the Shore Road Gardens located at 91st Street and Shore Road.

September 18, 2008
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