A ribbon-cutting and dedication ceremony for the newly renamed and renovated Tanenbaum Family Pool in Little Neck was held last Thursday, with its benefactors, elected officials and leaders of the Samuel Field Y all joining in the celebration.
Formerly the Deepdale Community Pool, the facility is located across the street from the Y, which renovated it, largely using a donation from the Tanenbaum family, and will operate it.
(ALBANY, NY) Yesterday, State Senator Tony Avella was sworn in for his third term representing Senate District 11. A representative of North East Queens for over twelve years, Senator Avella was re-elected by an overwhelming majority this past November.
During its 50th anniversary celebration, several new citations were added to the very large collection that the Broadway-Flushing Homeowners Association (BFHA) has earned since 1964. (L. to r.); Maria Becce, BFHA officer; state Senator Tony Avella, District 11; Assemblymember Ed Braunstein, District 26; Assemblymember Ron Kim, District 40; Robert Hanophy Jr., BFHA president and Councilmember Paul Vallone, District 19.
State Senator Tony Avella attended the Bayside Historical Society’s Bayside Day Commemoration and Festival, where he was pleased to present the official Bayside Historical Society certificate designating Mr. Theodore Hinz as ‘Mr. Bayside’.
(Bayside, Queens) On Sunday, Senator Avella was joined by members of the Bayside Historical Society (BHS) to announce a $50,000 State funding allocation to the group for building upgrades and the preservation of the historical Lawrence Cemetery.
(Holliswood, Queens) On Thursday, April 10th, State Senator Tony Avella donated four matzos packages to the Young Israel of Holliswood Jewish Center in celebration of Passover, which begins on Monday, April 14th at sundown.