From the monthly archives: October 2014

Harrisburg – Oct. 31, 2014 — State Sen. Jim Brewster (D-Allegheny/Westmoreland) will begin having permanent satellite office hours the first Wednesday of every month beginning Nov. 5th from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Human Services Center Corporation’s building in Turtle Creek. The Human Services Center Corporation building is located at 413 Penn Avenue […]

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Harrisburg – Oct. 29, 2014 – State Sen. Jim Brewster (D-Allegheny/Westmoreland), in conjunction with the Consumer Health Care Coalition, will be holding an information session at Penn-State Greater Allegheny on Nov. 5 to assist families in obtaining health care insurance through the federal Affordable Care Act. “The Consumer Health Coalition will be on hand to […]

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Harrisburg – Oct. 27, 2014 – State Sen. Jim Brewster announced two upcoming financial aid seminars available to students seeking post secondary education. “Students who are considering going to college should try to attend one of the financial aid seminars that I am hosting in November,” Brewster said.   “Managing college costs, finding out about […]

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Harrisburg – Oct. 21, 2014 – Grants totaling $350,000 for two recreation projects in state Sen. Jim Brewster’s district were approved today by the Commonwealth Financing Authority (CFA). A grant of $250,000 was approved for the City of New Kensington while $100,000 was earmarked for North Versailles Township. The funding was granted through the CFA’s […]

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MONROEVILLE – Oct. 21, 2014 – To help families obtain health care insurance through the federal Affordable Care Act, state Sen. Jim Brewster and the Consumer Health Care Coalition will hold an information session for the public at 5 p.m., Nov. 5, at Penn State-Greater Allegheny. “ACA is making a significant difference in the lives […]

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McKeesport, Oct 20, 2014 – State Sen. Jim Brewster hosted today’s “Officer Frank Miller Jr. Memorial Ramp” dedication ceremony in McKeesport. “The naming of this roadway will serve as a reminder of Officer Miller’s sacrifice,” Brewster (D-Allegheny/Westmoreland) said. “Frank Miller was a young, dedicated public servant who lost his life while on duty protecting the […]

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Harrisburg – Oct. 17, 2014 – State Sen. Jim Brewster today reminded all area students and parents of the Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency (PHEAA) Financial Aid Seminar that is scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 25, from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. “I encourage all students who are thinking about going to college to consider attending […]

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Harrisburg – Oct. 17, 2014 – The ceremony to dedicate the ramp off of the McKeesport-Duquesne Bridge for Officer Frank Miller Jr. is slated for 4 p.m., Monday, Oct. 20.

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Harrisburg – Oct. 16, 2014 – State Sen. Jim Brewster said today he is very pleased the Senate adopted legislation that would provide additional protection for victims of domestic violence. The bill passed the Senate 48-0. Brewster (D-Allegheny/Westmoreland) said that House Bill 1796 – legislation that would prohibit municipalities from passing ordinances that penalize residents […]

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