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Simotas Takes Legal Action to Defend the Voice of Community Residents

Queens, N.Y. – The Appellate Division, 1st Department has ruled in favor of the State Liquor Authority (SLA) and Assemblymember Aravella Simotas’ defense of community input during the liquor license application process. In a unique move for a...

April 16, 2014
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Simotas & Maloney Celebrate Women’s History Month

ASTORIA, N.Y.—On Friday, Assemblymember Aravella Simotas and Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney hosted “Celebrating the Women of Western Queens,” to commemorate Women’s History Month at The Astor Room in Astoria. “It is a testament to our honorees...

April 11, 2014
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Simotas and UCCA Host Annual Town Hall Meeting


Astoria, N.Y. – On Thursday, Assemblymember Aravella Simotas and the United Community Civic Association (UCCA) joined forces to host a Town Hall Meeting at the Museum of the Moving Image. New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer, Queens Borough...

April 4, 2014
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Simotas Celebrates Annual Greek Independence Day Parade


New York, N.Y. – Assemblymember Aravella Simotas joined many dignitaries, elected officials, and proud Greek-Americans for New York City’s annual Greek Independence Day parade on Sunday, March 30. This year’s parade marked the 193rd anniversary of...

March 31, 2014
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Simotas, Gianaris Sponsor Resolutions Celebrating Greek Heritage

Albany, N.Y. – New York State legislators Senator Michael Gianaris and Assemblymember Aravella Simotas championed measures to recognize Greek heritage and culture in recognition of the 193rd anniversary of Greek independence. March 2014 has been...

March 25, 2014
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