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Comptroller Stringer celebrated the Heritage and Culture of the Russian Speaking Community

Comptroller Stringer celebrated the Heritage and Culture of the Russian Speaking Community

On  June 13, 2017, Comptroller Scott Stringer came to Brighton Beach to celebrate achievements of Russian speaking New Yorkers in business, science, medicine, politics, culture and arts

Comptroller Scott Stringer. Aging with Dignity Report

Comptroller Scott Stringer. Aging with Dignity Report

Comptroller Scott Stringer released a new blueprint, "Aging with Dignity," to help more seniors age in place, and access resources for healthy living.

New Yorkers Who Make Us Proud

New Yorkers Who Make Us Proud

I often meet people who complain that New York City is too big, too noisy and has way too many people. But I love New York and its unique diversity. I know tons of examples when complete strangers helped each other, supported people from different background and saved someone's life, dignity or property.

Bay Democrats: Report to the People in 45th Assembly District

Bay Democrats: Report to the People in 45th Assembly District

For the last two years, the Bay Democrats, the strong and diverse Democratic Club in 45th AD, has worked hard to improve quality of life for local residents, to support credible Democratic candidates for various political positions and to unite Democrats from many communities in the District.

Rally Against Hate and Anti-Semitism

Rally Against Hate and Anti-Semitism

Resolution Calling on Authorities to Do More to Prevent and Prosecute Hate Crimes Signed by Participants

Oleg Zinkovetsky –  Caring Heart Award

Oleg Zinkovetsky – Caring Heart Award

Oleg Zinkovetsky is one of the founders and Director of the popular Second Home Adult Day Care Centers which help seniors to live happier and healthier lives. As a member of National Adult Day Care Centers Association, Oleg took part in a lobbying tour to Washington, D.C. where he met with Senator Kirsten Gillibrand and Congresswoman Yvette Clarke to promote services for seniors.

Dr. Rada Sumareva, President, Russian American Dental Association – Doctor Of The Year Award

Dr. Rada Sumareva, President, Russian American Dental Association – Doctor Of The Year Award

Dr. Rada Sumareva maintains a private practice limited to Periodontics and Implant Dentistry in NYC and Bergen County, NJ. She is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology.

Councilman Mark Treyger – Legislator Of The Year

Councilman Mark Treyger – Legislator Of The Year

In 2013, Mark Treyger was elected to New York City Council with overwhelming support from voters in 47 District. Mark is one of the most active, effective, hard working, outspoken and respected Council Members. Treyger was elected by his colleagues to the important position of Co-Chairman of Brooklyn delegation in NYC Council.

Bay Democrats. Second Annual Gala Awards Dinner

Bay Democrats. Second Annual Gala Awards Dinner

On December 10, 2015 Bay Democrats club celebrated its Second Annual Gala Awards Dinner at the famous Brighton National Restaurant in Brooklyn. Almost 200 guests from all neighborhoods in 45 Assembly District attended the celebration.

Pamela Harris. New Assemblywoman from Southern Brooklyn

Pamela Harris. New Assemblywoman from Southern Brooklyn

Pamela Harris, a former corrections officer and a founder of the popular youth organization Coney Island Generation GAP, won the special election for NYS Assembly in 46 District on November 3, 2015, by a large margin: 63%-37%. She made a history since she became a first black Assembly member in New York State representing a majority white district.

OBT. Opportunities for a Better Tomorrow

OBT. Opportunities for a Better Tomorrow

This great citywide non-for-profit organization helps young students to find educational opportunities, jobs and path to the future successful career through free seminars, networking, lectures, job fairs and training classes.

Lassana Bathily, French Muslim - Righteous of the World

Lassana Bathily, French Muslim - Righteous of the World

City Council Jewish Caucus Chair Mark Levine, Council Member Mark Treyger, Council Member Daneek Miller and Council Speaker Hail Heroism of Muslim Man Who Saved Jewish Shoppers From Terrorists.

Comptroller Scott Stringer. Government Watchdog and Voice of New Yorkers

Comptroller Scott Stringer. Government Watchdog and Voice of New Yorkers

According to several polls by the influential Quinnipiac University, Comptroller Scott Stringer is the most popular citywide elected official in New York City. He is considered by the vast majority of New Yorkers as a common sense check on Mayor Bill De Blasio and as the most moderate of the top officials of city government. Among his biggest achievements newspapers usually list effective audits of city agencies, strong management of the city pension funds and rigorous checks of city contracts with private companies.

Leonard Petlakh. Anti-Semitic attack on Jewish leader

Leonard Petlakh. Anti-Semitic attack on Jewish leader

On Tuesday, October 7, 2014, anti-Semitic and anti-Israeli protesters attacked Leonard Petlakh when he was leaving Barclay's Center after the basketball game between Brooklyn Nets and Maccabi,Tel Aviv.

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New York City News. May 23, 2014

New York City News. May 23, 2014

• Brighton Beach will have many mats for seniors
• Department of Finance talks about property taxes
• Hispanic taxi driver loves the Nazis
• Democratic club of Bensonhurst: 48th anniversary
• John Liu is running for NYS Senate
• Coney Island says:“No!” to gun violence

Aida Leon. Amethyst Women's Project is saving lives

Aida Leon. Amethyst Women's Project is saving lives

Aida Leon is an Executive Director of the Amethyst Women's Project. Her main focus is to provide various assistance to women with AIDS and STD, drug addiction, former prostitutes and former inmates, homeless and displaced tenants, sex trafic and domestic violence victims.

Nevsky Yablokoff Memorial Chapels

Nevsky Yablokoff Memorial Chapels

Nevsky Yablokoff are well known and respected Jewish Memorial Chapels that are serving families across New York. It is so important to have a helping hand in a minute of tragedy and loss. Professional staff at Nevsky Yablokoff always provides care, attention and compassion to grieving families.

Gregory Davidzon. Candidate for City Council in 48 District

Gregory Davidzon. Candidate for City Council in 48 District

My good friend and supporter Gregory Davidzon announced today that he is running for City Council in 48th District - as a write-in candidate. I am happy he made this important decision.

Irina Matiychenko. A Role Model and a Great Lawyer from NYLAG

Irina Matiychenko. A Role Model and a Great Lawyer from NYLAG

My good friend Irina Matiychenko is an amazing person, caring and professional attorney and a true friend of low-income immigrants. She and her colleagues from the New York Leagl Assistance Group work very hard to defend rights of many needy people.

Yom Hashoah Vigil in Manhattan. April 7, 2013

Yom Hashoah Vigil in Manhattan. April 7, 2013

On Sunday, April 7, I attended the Yom Hashoah commemoration in Manhattan. More than 150 people participated in this event near Iranian mission at U.N. (622 3 Avenue, corner of East 40 Street).

Passover at Brighton Beach

Passover at Brighton Beach

Hundreds of low-income Russian Jews at Brighton Beach received free food packages right before Passover due to generosity of private philanthropists and JCC of Greater Coney Island.

Tenants are fuming about stinky building at Manhattan Beach. 301 Oriental Blvd

Tenants are fuming about stinky building at Manhattan Beach. 301 Oriental Blvd

Super Storm Sandy affected many buildings, including this one, right across the Manhattan Beach – at 301 Oriental Blvd. When ocean water mixed up with oil in a basement, boiler was destroyed and the horrible toxic fumes forced many tenants out of their apartments. But not everybody had a place to go or money to relocate.

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Hurricane Sandy. A challenge and a lesson to remember

Hurricane Sandy. A challenge and a lesson to remember

We survived Sandy, but it was not easy. We got used to have electricity and water, bread and TV shows, heat and subway, gasoline and cell phone connection. We lost all of these and many other things at once. 

Helping Suffering People Impacted By Hurricane Sandy

Helping Suffering People Impacted By Hurricane Sandy

Let us all gather and take the time to lend a helping hand to the people that were negatively impacted by Hurricane Sandy. There is no gas in the city for people to use their cars and travel to the destinations in need of help. If we work together we can be able to deliver all the donations. We specifically chose one location for this purpose, so that everyone can be able to help those in need. Thank you to all of the volunteers. 

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Sophia Grojsman.The best perfume from the first nose of the world

Sophia Grojsman.The best perfume from the first nose of the world

Sophia Grossman is a very modest person. Sophia doesn't like compliments in public and she doesn't look like a wealthy woman. She wears fashionable but simple clothing. Sophia was born on March 8, also known as International Women's Day. She is famous, but is still unaccustomed to it.

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Law Offices of Anna Latkovskaia. Elder Law Attorney in New York.

Nevsky Yablokoff
Memorial Chapels

Nevsky Yablokoff. Dignity, compassion, professionalism. Helping grieving families for decades.

Tel. 718-376-6900