Monthly Archives: October 2011

Snow

Anthony – It just started snowing in New York City — and on the Occupy Wall Street protest out at Zuccotti Park. Yesterday, the fire department removed the protesters’ generators to prevent fire hazards. But it’s cold out there. For … Continue reading

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Event: 40th Senate District Veterans’ Hall of Fame

Good Morning, I am writting you about an event to post on your community event calendar: Created and hosted by Senator Ball, the Veterans’ Hall of Fame is designed to honor outstanding veterans throughout the 40th Senate District. Each town … Continue reading

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PRESS RELEASE] Sex-offender legislation for Northern Westchester pushed by Castelli, electeds

SEXUAL PREDATOR SIGHTINGS HEIGHTEN CALL FOR ‘CHILD SAFETY ZONES’ BY CASTELLI, ADVOCACY GROUPS  Yesterday’s arrest of a Mohegan Lake man for a sexually-based offense outside a local high school has elected officials and children’s advocacy groups up in arms. At … Continue reading

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Why Albany isn’t Oakland

Dear Anthony,   Albany County DA David Soares is standing up for the First Amendment. Thank him for doing the right thing.   Across the country, mayors and police departments have started cracking down on Occupy protests. In Atlanta, the … Continue reading

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UPDATED – STATEMENT: Hayworth Votes to Repeal Onerous Tax Provision in Bipartisan Manner

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: NAT SILLIN October 27, 2011   (202) 821-8380   Hayworth Votes to Repeal Onerous Tax Provision in Bipartisan Manner   (WASHINGTON) – U.S. Rep. Nan Hayworth, M.D. (NY-19) issued the following statement today after the House … Continue reading

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Press Advisory: U.S. SENATE CANDIDATE GEORGE MARAGOS TO VISIT ERIE COUNTY

U.S. SENATE CANDIDATE GEORGE MARAGOS TO VISIT ERIE COUNTY   Nassau County Comptroller and declared candidate for the U.S. Senate in 2012, George Maragos, will visit Buffalo on Friday, October 28th, to meet with residents and to attend the Erie … Continue reading

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SCHUMER: NYS MANUFACTURING, NANOTECH & BIOTECH SECTORS ARE CREATING JOBS, BUT COMPANIES CAN’T FIND ENOUGH QUALIFIED LOCAL WORKERS TO FILL THE POSITIONS – PUSHES LEGISLATION TO HELP NYS COMPANIES PARTNER WITH SCHOOLS TO TRAIN LOCAL WORKFORCE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Matt House October 27, 2011 (202) 224-7433 SCHUMER: NYS MANUFACTURING, NANOTECH & BIOTECH SECTORS ARE CREATING JOBS, BUT COMPANIES CAN’T FIND ENOUGH QUALIFIED LOCAL WORKERS TO FILL THE POSITIONS – PUSHES LEGISLATION TO HELP NYS COMPANIES … Continue reading

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PRESS RELEASE: Hayworth Advances Efforts for Long-term Recovery, Prevention for Flood-damaged Orange County

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: NAT SILLIN October 27, 2011 PERMALINK (202) 821-8380   Hayworth Advances Efforts for Long-term Recovery, Prevention for Flood-damaged Orange County Holds meeting to improve interagency collaboration (WASHINGTON) –Rep. Nan Hayworth, M.D. (NY-19) made substantial progress this … Continue reading

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STATEMENT ON REPEAL OF 3% WITHHOLDING / FROM AGC NYS

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 10/27/2011 CONTACT: CARL ZEILMAN (518) 456-1134 STATEMENT FROM THE ASSOCIATED GENERAL CONTRACTORS OF NEW YORK STATE ON THE REPEAL OF 3% WITHHOLDING REQUIRMENT “We applaud the House of Representatives and the members of New York’s … Continue reading

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Galef Reminds Voters of Helpful Ballot Marking Devices

For Immediate Release                                                                                      Contact:  Sandy Galef (914) 941-1111     Assemblywoman Galef Hails Easier Voting Devices Ballot Marking Devices Are For All     (October 26, 2011) Do you find the new voting machines difficult to use?  Print too small?  … Continue reading

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