Posted by Jacqueline Fiore on Sunday, April 25th, 2010
In support of “Earth Day 2010,” Senator William T. Stachowski (D, Lake View) voted to approve legislation which recently passed the State Senate designed to implement protections to reduce waste and pollution in New York State.
“The actions we take today to protect our natural resources and our environment will have a direct impact on generations to come,” said Senator Stachowski. “These measures will help safeguard our health and well-being and our overall quality of life.”
Posted by Jacqueline Fiore on Tuesday, April 27th, 2010
SENATOR STACHOWSKI CALLS FOR MEASURE TO PROCLAIM MAY AS CELIAC DISEASE AWARENESS MONTH
In an effort to increase awareness of Celiac Disease and recognize those dedicated to fighting it, Senator William T. Stachowski (D, Lake View), together with several of his colleagues, today called upon Governor David Paterson to proclaim May 2010 as Celiac Disease Awareness Month.
Posted by Jacqueline Fiore on Tuesday, May 11th, 2010
At a press conference today in Albany, Senator William T. Stachowski (D, Lake View) stood with leaders in the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA) and the New York Biotechnology Association (NYBA), a not-for-profit trade association dedicated to the development and growth of New York State-based biotechnology-related industries and institutions, as well as baseball legend, Darryl Strawberry, in an effort to showcase the role New York State is playing in the development of new medicines this year.
Posted by Jacqueline Fiore on Wednesday, May 19th, 2010
May 19, 2010
Senator William T. Stachowski today joined the statewide Emergency Medical Services (EMS) community for a special remembrance ceremony in Albany which honored Louis J. Flury of the Union Fire Company in West Seneca, New York who died in the line of duty July 26, 1987, as well as two other EMS workers from Cape Vincent and Hudson Valley who lost their lives in service to others. Members of the Union Fire Company and Vigilant Fire Department from Ebenezer, New York also participated in today’s ceremony.
Posted by Jacqueline Fiore on Thursday, July 1st, 2010
In an effort spearheaded by Senator William T. Stachowski (D-Lake View), the Senate has passed legislation (S.8420) to establish the Head Injury Awareness and Prevention Act. The measure creates several programs that will improve early intervention and response of coaches and parents by educating them on the proper evaluation and management of concussions.
State Sen. William Stachowski, D-Lake View, announces that he will sponsor a community health fair from 10 a. m. to 2 p.m. Saturday in Jeffrey Taggert Memorial Park, Wilmuth Avenue and O’Dell Street, Lackawanna.