Senator Jim Tedisco (R,C,I, REF-Glenville), an alumnus of Union College, who holds numerous athletic records at the college for playing basketball including as an Academic All-American and being elected to the school’s athletic hall of fame, today reunited with 11 of 13 of his former teammates from the 1972 Union College Men’s Basketball Team who are celebrating the 45th anniversary of their historic season.

Senior Scam Prevention Forum

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I am partnering with the NY Department of State - Division of Consumer Protection and LiveOn NY to help seniors learn how to protect their identity against the following:

Breast Cancer Screening Program

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I will be holding a breast cancer screening program on Thursday, June 15th from 8:45 am to 12:00 pm at the Uniondale Library (400 Uniondale Avenue, Uniondale, NY 11553).

**The program is open to all Nassau County women age 40 and over.

**Women who are covered by insurance, Medicaid or Medicare will have their carrier billed and must bring their information card to the screening, along with a prescription from their physician. NuHealth policy requires patients to be responsible for any co-pays charged by their carrier.

Dental Care Awareness for Seniors

Lawrence Pizzitola, DDS, and Daniela Taranto, Registered Dental Hygienist from the Department of Dental Hygiene at Farmingdale State College, will discuss the oral effects of medications common to seniors and how these medications can affect treatment.

Veterans Dinner

Serving our country with the utmost courage and honor, the selfless contributions of the veterans of this great nation are an enduring testament to the values of liberty, justice and freedom that all Americans hold dear. 

I would like to invite Veterans in the Sixth Senate District, along with 1 guest per veteran to join me for a complimentary "Thank You" dinner.

Reservations are necessary, and can be made either by calling my community office at 516-739-1700 or by going to

Osteoarthritis: New Approaches to an Ancient Disease

Dr. Kristina Belostocki, attending rheumatologist at NYU Winthrop Hospital, will discuss medications, supplements and injections for the treatment of osteoarthritis.

**Reservations for this FREE event are required.  Please visit or call 516-739-1700 to sign up today.

FREE Car Seat Safety Check

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Come ensure your child's safety seat is installed properly with a FREE car seat safety check conducted by the Nassau County Traffic and Safety Board.  Traffic Safety Educator Chris Mistron will be thoroughly checking your child's car seat for proper installation and security.  At previous car seat checks held by my office, it was discovered that many car seats were improperly installed!

**Make your FREE appointment by simply calling my community office at 516-739-1700.

Senator Jim Tedisco (R,C,I,REF-Glenville) today inducted into the New York State Senate Veterans Hall of Fame United States Marine Corps World War II veterans of the Battle of Iwo Jima, Dr. Tom Smith and Sal Famularo. Dr. Smith and Mr. Famularo are both Glenville residents.