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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 21, 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 21, 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 17, 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 17, 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 17, 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 17, 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 17, 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 17, 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 17, 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 17, 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 17, 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 17, 2008
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You Might Be Eligible For Free Money

SENATOR GOLDEN SAYS YOU MIGHT BE ELIGIBLE FOR FREE MONEY

Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C, Brooklyn), Chairman of the Senate Aging Committee, today announced that 440,000 senior citizens and veterans across New York State have not applied for their federal economic stimulus checks according to the Internal Revenue Service.

August 21, 2008
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Senator Golden Takes First Step In Cleaning Up Streets Of Bensonhurst

SENATOR GOLDEN SPARKS STRONG FIRST STEP IN CLEANING UP BENSONHURST’S 86TH STREET

Brooklyn- Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C, Brooklyn) today announced that 33 Notices of Violations were issued by the Enforcement Division of the NYC Department of Sanitation to address issues of sanitation and crowded sidewalks on 86th Street, between bay Parkway and 23rd Avenue, in Bensonhurst.

August 21, 2008
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Senator Golden Concludes Survey To Improve Roadways

SENATOR GOLDEN REPORTS MORE THAN 100 POTHOLES TO THE TRANSPORTATION DEPARTMENT TO IMPROVE OUR ROADWAYSState Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C, Brooklyn) today announced that he has reported 131 locations where potholes exist, and street repairs are necessary, throughout his Senate District to the New York City Department of Transportation. The report follows a pothole survey conducted throughout the neighborhood, in an effort to improve the roadways for pedestrians and motorists.

August 21, 2008
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Senator Golden Named 2008 Eco-star

Senator Martin Golden Named 2008 Eco-Star   NEW YORK --- The New York League of Conservation Voters Education Fund, a nonprofit organization dedicated to improving New York’s environment, has named Senator Martin Golden (R-22 nd District, Brooklyn) a 2008 “Eco-Star” for his efforts to ensure that all New Yorkers can enjoy clean air, more efficient mass transit and a better quality of life.

August 21, 2008
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Useful Community Web Links

Bravo Volunteer Ambulence Servicehttp://www.bravoambulance.org/

Bay Ridge Community Councilhttp://www.bayridgecommunitycouncil.com/

Mayor's Community Affairs Unit's Community Boardhttp://www.nyc.gov/html/cau/html/cb/directory.shtml

August 13, 2008
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Senator Golden To Host Citizenship Event

SENATOR GOLDEN AND CUNY TO HOST CITIZENSHIP SERVICES EVENT

August 11, 2008
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Law Passed To Protect Police And Firemen Who Have Served On Active Duty

Law Will Protect Police and Firemen who Have Served on Active Duty

August 11, 2008
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Senate Passes Bill To Keep Sex Offenders Off College Campuses

SENATE PASSES BILL TO KEEP SEX OFFENDERS OFF COLLEGE CAMPUSES

Senator Marty Golden (R-C, Brooklyn) today joined the New York State Senate in passing legislation (S.8500), sponsored by Senator Joseph Robach (R-C-I, Rochester) to prohibit level three sex offenders from living in student housing on college campuses.

August 1, 2008
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