Thomas F. O'mara's posts related to Seniors

Chemung County woman named 'Senior Citizen of the Year' during statewide tribute to senior volunteers

Albany, N.Y., May 8—New York State Senator Tom O’Mara (R-C, Big Flats) and Assemblyman Chris Friend (R-Big Flats) today presented a New York State “Senior Citizen of the Year Award” to Mary Beechey of Big Flats during a Senior Citizens’ Day 2012 event in Albany sponsored by the New York State Office for the Aging.

[In the photo above, Mrs. Beechey is presented her New York State “Senior Citizen of the Year” award by Senator O’Mara and Assemblyman Friend in the ceremonial Blue Room at the State Capitol.]

Read more in the Elmira Star-Gazette.

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Senator O'Mara pays tribute to Mary Beechey of Big Flats as the "Senior Citizen of the Year"

Albany, N.Y., May 8--From the floor of the New York State Senate on Tuesday, Senator Tom O'Mara (R-C, Big Flats) paid tribute to Mary Beechey of Big Flats, Chemung County following her recognition as "Senior Citizen of the Year" during a Senior Citizens' Day 2012 event in Albany sponsored by the New York State Office for the Aging.Read more...

Senator O'Mara welcomes Yates County senior volunteers to the Capitol

Albany, N.Y.—New York State Senator Tom O’Mara (R-C, Big Flats)  welcomed John Moeller of Penn Yan and William “Bill” Wormuth, Sr. of Penn Yan to the State Capitol on May 8th as part of a Senior Citizens’ Day 2012 event in Albany sponsored by the New York State Office for the Aging.

The event pays tribute to the significant contributions made by older New Yorkers to their communities.

This year's event theme was "Honoring Those Who Help Others and Empower Their Communities."

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Senator O'Mara pays tribute to Yates County senior volunteers

Albany, N.Y., May 8—New York State Senator Tom O’Mara (R-C, Big Flats)  welcomed John Moeller of Penn Yan and William “Bill” Wormuth, Sr. of Penn Yan to the State Capitol today as part of a Senior Citizens’ Day 2012 event in Albany sponsored by the New York State Office for the Aging.

According to the state Office for the Aging, Senior Citizens' Day is celebrated in New York in conjunction with events across the nation during May to observe Older American's Month. Today’s event seeks to acknowledge the significant contributions made by older New Yorkers to their communities. This year's event theme was "Honoring Those Who Help Others and Empower Their Communities."

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ELMIRA AARP CHAPTER 276 ~ CELEBRATING 50 YEARS!

Elmira, N.Y., April 16--Earlier today at the Elmira Holiday Inn-Riverview, State Senator Tom O'Mara (R,C-Big Flats) helped celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Elmira Chapter 276 of the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP).

The senator presented the group with a Legislative Resolution he sponsored in the Senate to mark the milestone, which was unanimously adopted by the full Senate on February 4, 2014.