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Posted on: October 26, 2018

Legislator Monica R. Martinez Hosts a Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration

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(Central Islip, NY); Legislator Monica R. Martinez hosted her Annual Hispanic Heritage Month celebration at the Central Islip Public Library on October 15, 2018. Guests enjoyed heartfelt speeches from honorees, cultural music, food, and a warm sense of co...

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Posted on: October 9, 2018

Legislator Monica R. Martinez Joins Governor Andrew Cuomo for a Special Announcement

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(Central Islip, NY); On Wednesday, August 8, 2018 Legislator Monica R. Martinez, alongside a number of local elected officials, welcomed New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo for a special announcement regarding Central Islip’s downtown revitalization init...

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Posted on: October 5, 2018

Legislator Monica R. Martinez Hosts the 4th Annual End of the Summer/Back to School Block Party

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(Brentwood, NY); Legislator Monica R. Martinez hosted the 4th Annual End of the Summer/Back to School Block Party in front of her district office in Brentwood on August 25th, 2018. Liga de Justicia, House of Judah of West Sayville, Fidelis Care, Long Isla...

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Posted on: August 13, 2018

Legislator Monica R. Martinez Attends Brentwood's National Night Out

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(Brentwood, NY): Tuesday, August 7th 2018 Legislator Monica R. Martinez attended the Annual National Night Out at Brentwood High school, Sonderling Center Field. The National Night Out is a nationwide event to build stronger relationships between communit...

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Posted on: August 13, 2018

Legislator Martinez Sponsors "Friends in Tech" Event

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(Brentwood, NY) On June 23, 2018, Legislator Monica R. Martinez, in collaboration with Girls Who Code, Inc., Jewelbots, We Build Black, LiiNCS, Girls, Inc. of Long Island, and Civic Interact, hosted the 2018 FriendsInTech event at the Suffolk County Commu...

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Posted on: August 13, 2018

Legislator Martinez Presents Proclamations to High School Valedictorians

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(Brentwood, NY): On Friday, June 26, 2018, Legislator Monica R. Martinez invited Brentwood and Central Islip High School Valedictorians to the district office to honor the scholars with proclamations for their academic achievements. Presiding Officer DuWa...

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Posted on: August 13, 2018

Legislator Martinez Attends Under The Big Tent Event

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(Bay Shore, NY): Saturday, July 7, 2018, Legislator Monica R. Martinez attended the Under the Big Tent Event hosted by the First Baptist Church of Bay Shore and sponsored by the Great South Bay YMCA. It was an energetic event where Bay Shore residents enj...

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Posted on: August 13, 2018

Legislator Monica R. Martinez Co-Sponsors a New Public Safety Rapid Response Project

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(Kings Park, NY); Legislator Monica R. Martinez stood with County Executive Steve Bellone and Legislator William Spencer during the July 23, 2018 Press Conference at Kings Park High School to introduce a new initiative to ensure the safety of students and...

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Posted on: July 19, 2018

Legislator Monica R. Martinez Sponsors Tethering Law

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(Brentwood, NY); Legislator Monica R. Martinez, with the support of her colleagues, successfully passed Introductory Resolution 1539-18, A Local Law to Enhance Regulation of Outdoor Pet Restraints, on July 18, 2018. This resolution aims to deter harmful o...
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Posted on: June 29, 2018

Legislator Monica R. Martinez Participates as Guest Panelist to the “Project Citizen” Presentations

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(Central Islip, NY): Wednesday, May 30, 2018, Legislator Monica R. Martinez participated in a panel to listen and provide positive feedback to the students of Northport Junior High School for their “Project Citizen” presentations at To...

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Posted on: June 29, 2018

Legislator Martinez Sponsors Free Soccer Clinic to Kids from Long Island Head Start

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(Brentwood, NY): Saturday, June 16, 2018, Legislator Monica R. Martinez hosted, alongside Liga de Justicia and Fidelis Care, a free Soccer Clinic for over one hundred participants from the Long Island Head Start program. The clinic was held at Roberto Cle...

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Posted on: June 22, 2018

Legislator Martinez Participates in Brentwood’s 52nd Annual Puerto Rican Hispanic Day Parade

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(Brentwood, NY): Sunday, June 3, 2018, Legislator Monica R. Martinez marched in the 52nd Annual Puerto Rican Hispanic Day Parade in Brentwood, NY. On the sidelines of Fifth Avenue, onlookers observed the colorful and vibrant exhibition from a variety of p...

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Posted on: June 22, 2018

Legislator Monica R. Martinez Attends Law Enforcement Press Conference

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(Hauppauge, NY); Monday, June 4 2018, Legislator Monica R. Martinez attended a press conference at the H. Lee Dennison Building to announce the partnership between the LGBT Network and Suffolk County Police Department in joining efforts to resolve bullyin...

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Posted on: June 22, 2018

Legislator Martinez Attends Hope Day Events in the 9th Legislative District

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(Central Islip, NY): Saturday, June 2, 2018, Legislator Monica R. Martinez engaged with community members at the Hope Day festivities in Brentwood and Central Islip, NY. The origins of Hope Day stem from a pastor who had a vision of churches playing a lar...

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Posted on: June 22, 2018

Legislator Monica R. Martinez Participates at the Brentwood and Central Islip Memorial Day Parades

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(Brentwood, NY): Monday, May 28, 2018, Legislator Monica R. Martinez walked alongside fellow local officials and active community members at the Brentwood Memorial Day Parade and Central Islip Memorial Day Parades. The Memorial Day Parade is a festive cel...

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Posted on: May 31, 2018

Legislator Monica R. Martinez Hosts 2nd Annual Long Island Women's Conference

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(Brentwood, NY); Legislator Monica R. Martinez, in collaboration with Fearless Footsteps and Delta Sigma Theta, hosted the 2nd Annual Long Island Women’s Conference on Thursday, May 24th, 2018 at the Brentwood Country Club in Brentwood, New York...

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Posted on: May 2, 2018

Legislator Monica R. Martinez Sponsors Language Access Bill

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(Hauppauge, NY) The Suffolk County Legislature passed Introductory Resolution 1033: A Local Law to Ensure Language Assistance for the Public on April 24, 2018, a resolution introduced by Legislator Monica R. Martinez. IR-1033 is designed to allow individu...

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Posted on: April 13, 2018

Legislator Monica R. Martinez Hosts 2nd Annual Easter Egg Hunt

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(Brentwood, NY) Legislator Monica R. Martinez hosted the Ninth Legislative District’s 2nd Annual Easter Egg Hunt in Brentwood, on the grounds of the Sisters of St. Joseph, and Central Islip, at Clayton Street Park with the generous help of Girl ...

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Posted on: April 11, 2018

Legislator Monica R. Martinez Hosts Immigration Forum

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(Hauppauge, NY); Legislator Monica R. Martinez, in collaboration with the law firm of Ferro, Kuba, Mangano and Skylar’s Liga de Justicia, hosted an Immigration Forum on February 3, 2018 at the Radisson Hotel in Hauppauge, NY. The purpose of the ...

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Posted on: February 9, 2018

Legislator Monica R. Martinez is Appointed Chairwoman to the Public Safety Committee

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(Hauppauge, NY); As a result of 2018 Legislative re-organization, Legislator Monica R. Martinez was appointed Chairwoman to the Public Safety Committee at the Suffolk County Legislature for the 2018-2020 Legislative term.

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Posted on: January 23, 2018

Legislator Martinez Attends the 4th Annual NAACP Legacy Gala

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(Brentwood, NY); Legislator Monica R. Martinez attended the 4th Annual NAACP Legacy Gala at the Brentwood Country Club in Brentwood on Saturday, January 13, 2018. The Legacy Gala hosted a wide variety of guests representing both local and national organiz...

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Posted on: January 19, 2018

Legislator Martinez Hosts the 7th Annual Thanksgiving Feed the Need

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(Brentwood, NY); Legislator Monica R. Martinez
hosted the 7th Annual Thanksgiving Feed the Need event at Ross Park in Brentwood, NY on November 23rd, 2017. This year’s event was coordinatedby a variety of local organizations including Feed the Need Sou...

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Posted on: January 19, 2018

Legislator Martinez Presents Proclamations to Two Eagle Scouts

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(Brentwood, NY); Legislator Monica R. Martinez presented a proclamation to two newly inducted Eagle Scouts, Gregory Adams Jr. and David Plocharczyk on January 6th and January 13th, respectively. To be bestowed the title of Eagle Scout is a rare and presti...

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Posted on: January 19, 2018

Legislator Martinez Takes Her Oath of Office

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(Hauppauge, NY); Legislator Monica R. Martinez took the oath of office as Suffolk County Legislator of the Ninth Legislative District for the third consecutive term during the Suffolk County 2018 Re-Organizational Meeting on January 2, 2018 at the William...

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Posted on: January 17, 2018

Legislator Monica R. Martinez Hosts a Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration

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(Central Islip, NY); On Sunday, October 15th, 2017, Legislator Monica R. Martinez, in collaboration with Margarita Espada of Teatro Yerbabruja hosted the Inaugural Hispanic Heritage Month & Arts Festival for Change celebration. The festivities include...

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Posted on: January 17, 2018

Legislator Monica R. Martinez & Adelante of Suffolk County, Inc. Accepts Grant

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(Central Islip, NY); Legislator Monica R. Martinez attended Adelante of Suffolk County, Inc. on Wednesday, November 8, 2017 where they accepted a $10,000 grant from AT&T. The purpose of AT&T’s contribution to Central Islip’s Adelante coincides wit...

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Posted on: January 17, 2018

Legislator Martinez Hosts Her 4th Annual “Christmas in the Plaza”

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(Central Islip, NY); Legislator Monica R. Martinez hosted her 4th Annual “Christmas in the Plaza” at the Central Islip Town Plaza on December 6th, 2017. The festivities included a number of incredible performances by local performers such as the Central I...

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Posted on: January 17, 2018

Legislator Monica R. Martinez Hosts 2nd Annual Trunk-or-Treat

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(Brentwood, NY); Legislator Monica R. Martinez hosted her 2nd Annual Safe Trunk-or-Treat/ Harvest Festival in the parking lot of her District Office in Brentwood on October 31st, 2017. The festivities included music by La Fiesta Radio Station, a cotton ca...

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Posted on: January 16, 2018

Legislator Martinez Leads Groundbreaking Ceremony for Affordable Veteran Housing Complex

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(Central Islip, NY); Legislator Monica R. Martinez led the press conference for the groundbreaking ceremony to the construction of a new and affordable housing complex for veterans on Sycamore Street in Central Islip on December 13, 2017. The housing proj...

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Posted on: September 8, 2017

Legislator Martinez welcomes Salvadorian Cardinal Jose Gregorio Rosa Chavez to Brentwood

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(Brentwood, NY); Legislator Monica R. Martinez welcomed El Salvador’s Cardinal Jose Gregorio Rosa Chavez at St. Anne’s Church on Saturday, August 19th during Saturday’s evening mass. Cardinal Chavez is El Salvador’s...

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Posted on: May 31, 2017

Press Release Archives

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Archived press releases for District 9 published prior to June 2017 are available to view in the Document Center. 

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