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Neighbors are invited to meet their newest legislator, Assemblywoman-elect Rodneyse Bichotte [/blog/politics/rodneyse-bichotte-easily-defeats-gop-challenger-election-results] , who will replace outgoing Assemblywoman Rhoda Jacobs [/blog/politics/well-wishes-from-colleagues-as-assemblywoman-rhoda-jacobs-announces-her-retirement] , at what’s being deemed a “victory party and pre-birthday bash” for Bichotte tomorrow, November 12, from 6-9pm at Woodland Restaurant [http://www.woodlandnyc.com/] (242
Assemblywoman Rhoda Jacobs [http://assembly.state.ny.us/mem/Rhoda-Jacobs/] is partnering with the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America [http://www.alzfdn.org/] to offer free and confidential memory screenings to neighbors next Wednesday, July 23, from 10am to 2pm. The screenings will be held at the legislator’s district
If you have any concerns about safety in Ditmas Park, clear your calendar the evening of Thursday, June 12. Assemblywoman Rhoda Jacobs [http://assembly.state.ny.us/mem/Rhoda-Jacobs/] is holding a 7pm forum with police and fire department representatives at Temple Isaac (1419 Dorchester Road on the corner of
Overwhelmed by the public school application or kindergarten registration process, or expect to be soon? Calm down–Assemblymember Rhoda Jacobs [http://assembly.state.ny.us/mem/Rhoda-Jacobs/bio/] and the NYC Department of Education [http://schools.nyc.gov/default.htm] are hosting The ABC’s of Applying to NYC Public
Not sure what health plan to choose–or just unable to access HealthCare.gov [https://www.healthcare.gov] lately? Join Assemblymember Rhoda Jacobs [http://assembly.state.ny.us/mem/Rhoda-Jacobs/bio/] and Councilmember Jumaane Williams [http://council.nyc.gov/d45/html/members/home.shtml] this Saturday, November 2 to learn
A New Independent Democrats reception, headed by Jacob Gold, district leader/state committeeman, 44th Assembly District [http://assembly.state.ny.us/mem/James-F-Brennan/], was held recently in the neighborhood at the home of retired Civil Court judge Alice Fisher Rubin. The reception was attended by more than 100 community members,
About a month ago, we told you about security cameras at the Parade Ground [/blog/crime/are-the-parade-ground-security-cameras-broken] that seemed to be out of service. Installed after the murder of Julio Locarno [http://awalkintheparknyc.blogspot.com/2011/03/murraynews-nypd-sgt.html] in 2011, the cameras, which were requested by community members, were
Yesterday Governor Andrew Cuomo signed a sweeping, bi-partisan gun control measure into law, the first in the nation following last month’s horrific school shooting in Newtown, CT [/blog/news/coping-with-the-news-of-the-sandy-hook-tragedy]. Our local Assemblymembers Rhoda Jacobs [http://assembly.state.ny.us/mem/Rhoda-Jacobs/] (District 42) and James Brennan [http://assembly.
This just in from Assemblywoman Rhoda Jacobs: > New York State has been allocated over $27 Million in federal grants to hire workers to clean up communities impacted by Hurricane Sandy. This grant is provided to New Yorkers who lost employment due to Hurricane Sandy or are unemployed and not receiving
Rhoda Jacobs [/blog/tag/rhoda-jacobs] has won the Democratic primary race for the 42nd State Assembly District (map [/wp-content/uploads/2012/09/42ad.jpg]) by a significant margin. With 91% of precincts reporting, Jacobs captured 69.7% of the vote (3,182) to Rodneyse Bichotte [/blog/tag/rodneyse-bichotte]‘s 30.