Quantcast
89.9 F
New York
Thursday, July 20, 2017

Tag: State Senator Diane Savino

Local Pols Say They Were Kept In The Dark On Gravesend...

"Stop Dumping On Us" shouted local pols, civic leaders, and advocates this morning near the site of a 27,000-gallon diesel oil spill into the...

Following Shootout, Officials Call For Expanded Youth Services To Bring Down...

Local elected officials are calling on the city to address gun violence in Coney Island by expanding youth and employment services after a terrifying...

Local Pols Back Effort To Expand Youth Homeless Services

A group of local elected officials announced a new effort Wednesday to expand youth homeless services to more New Yorkers. Two bills, introduced by Assemblywoman...

Cymbrowitz Tells Party Boat Owners To Keep Up The Good Work

With summer almost in full bloom, Assemblyman Steven Cymbrowitz called a meeting with local party boat owners to praise their diligence addressing quality-of-life issues...

Treyger Demands City Purchase Shuttered Property For Community Use

They want a community center, not condos! City Councilman Mark Treyger joined with scores of Coney Island residents Saturday to demand the city purchase a...

Treyger To Introduce Legislation To Guard Against Faux-Utility Workers

Less than two weeks after an 81-year-old Coney Island woman was roughed up and robbed by someone posing as a Con Ed emplyee, City...

Cops To Crack Down On Coney Island’s Costumed Characters

In response to pressure from local politicians, the city is sending an additional 20 officers to Coney Island this summer to clear out costumed...

Next Week: Free Ice Skating & Hot Cocoa At Abe Stark

Come out for two hours free ice skating at Abe Stark Skating Rink (1902 West 19th Street) on Tuesday, December 29, and Wednesday, December...

Elected Officials Rail Against NYCHA For Failing To Protect Residents From...

Elected officials railed against NYCHA Monday for allowing registered sex offenders to to live illegally in public housing. Following a report released last week that...

Chase Bank Pulling Out Of Coney Island, Leaving Sandy-Damaged Property To...

Coney Island has made significant progress this year stitching together the neighborhood's broken pieces after they were shattered by Superstorm Sandy. The Ida G....

BP Adams Launches ‘Code Brooklyn’ Initiative At PS/MS 282

Brooklyn Borough President Adams announced the launch of the Code Brooklyn initiative earlier this week at PS/MS 282 alongside local and state politicians, education...

Senator Savino Sticks With Consulting Firm Fined For Campaign Finance Violations

State Senator Diane Savino has no plans to abandon her longtime consulting firm, The Advance Group, even though the company was fined tens of thousands...

Five New York Medical Marijuana Manufacturers Approved, But None Will Serve...

New York just took a huge step towards making medical marijuana accessible to patients across the state — just not in Brooklyn or Staten...

Five New York Medical Marijuana Manufacturers Approved, But None Will Serve...

New York just took a huge step towards making medical marijuana accessible to patients across the state — just not in Brooklyn or Staten...

Savino Leads Senate Investigation Into Accidental Transfer Of $300 Million To...

Last week, the city mistakenly transferred nearly $300 million into the bank accounts of 31,000 retired cops and firefighters, a blunder that State Senator...