Peifer, Brown to Host Senior Citizens Expo Sept. 14

Aug. 29, 2018 /

HARRISBURG – Reps. Mike Peifer (R-Pike/Wayne) and Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) invite area senior citizens and their family members and caregivers to a Senior Citizens Expo on Friday, Sept. 14.

‘Share Your Career Day’ Scheduled for June 7, Browns Says

Jun. 01, 2018 /

EAST STROUDSBURG – Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike), the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program of Monroe County (RSVP) and East Stroudsburg High School South’s Advanced Placement program are hosting the first-ever “Share Your Career Day” event on Thursday, June 7, from 7:30 a.m. to 10 p.m., in the East Stroudsburg High School South’s cafeteria, located at 279 N. Courtland St.

Brown to Recognize ‘There Ought to be a Law’ Contest Student Winner

May. 09, 2018 /

WHAT: Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) will recognize the winner of her “There Ought to be a Law” Contest. This contest was open to fourth through sixth grade students in school districts represented by Brown and was designed to encourage an interest in state government. Each student was allowed to submit and explain one original idea for a new law in Pennsylvania. The winner will be invited for a tour of the state Capitol in Harrisburg.

Brown to Co-Host Homeowner Association (HOA) Board Member Seminar on May 6

May. 04, 2018 /

WHAT: State Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) is hosting a Homeowner Association (HOA) Board Member Seminar with the HOA Taskforce to provide information about enforcing association rules and the appeals process, reserve studies and why they may be needed, and self-management versus a management company. A large portion of residents in the Pocono Region live in private communities, and this seminar is focused on offering education to help board members serve their communities.

Homeowner Association Board Member Seminar Scheduled for May 6, Brown Says

Apr. 13, 2018 /

EAST STROUDSBURG – Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) and the local Homeowner Association (HOA) Task Force are hosting an HOA Board Member Seminar on Sunday, May 6, from 2-5 p.m., at the Country Club of the Poconos, in the Whispering Pines Banquet Hall, located at 1445 Big Ridge Drive in East Stroudsburg.

Brown’s Hands-Free Driving Legislation Part of Discussion at House Transportation Hearing Tuesday

Apr. 05, 2018 /

HARRISBURG – The House Transportation Committee held a hearing on Tuesday focused on attempting to reduce incidents of distracted driving. In Pennsylvania, 16,050 distracted driving crashes resulted in 69 fatalities in 2016. Part of the discussion was House Bill 1684, legislation sponsored by Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) to prohibit calls on hand-held mobile telephones, except with the use of hands-free accessories, while operating a motor vehicle in Pennsylvania.

Finding the Funding and Grant Writing Basics Seminar to be Held on March 9, Brown Says

Feb. 23, 2018 /

EAST STROUDSBURG – Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) invites residents of the 189th District to attend the Finding the Funding and Grant Writing Basics Seminar she is co-hosting with Northeastern Pennsylvania Nonprofit and Community Assistance Center (NCAC). The event will be held on Friday, March 9, from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., at the Monroe County Public Safety Center, located at 100 Gypsum Road in Stroudsburg.

Brown’s ‘Recognizing Our Veterans’ Event Scheduled for Nov. 18

Oct. 19, 2017 /

EAST STROUDSBURG – In an effort to continue providing area veterans with the resources and recognition they deserve, Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) will host a veterans’ appreciation event for veterans and their families on Saturday, Nov. 18, from noon to 3 p.m, at the Middle Smithfield Elementary School, located at 5180 Milford Road, in East Stroudsburg.

Peifer, Brown Invite Residents to Annual Senior Citizens Expo on Sept. 8

Aug. 14, 2017 /

MILFORD – Reps. Mike Peifer (R-Pike/Wayne) and Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) invite area seniors and their families to their annual Senior Expo on Friday, Sept. 8, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the Dingman Township Fire Hall, located at 680 Log Tavern Road in Milford, off of State Route 739.

Brown Supports No State Tax Increase Spending Plan

Jun. 30, 2017 /

HARRISBURG – The Pennsylvania House of Representatives passed a balanced state spending plan by a vote of 173-27 on Friday, June 30. Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) voted in favor of the plan. The spending plan is a unified product of compromise between the state House, Senate and Gov. Tom Wolf which includes no broad-based state tax increases and consolidates state government while still funding essential state services.

Vietnam Veterans Pinning Ceremony to be held on May 30, Co-Hosted by Brown and Toomey’s Staff

May. 26, 2017 /

WHAT: Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) and U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey’s (R-PA) staff will co-host a Vietnam Veterans Pinning Ceremony to honor Vietnam veterans from Monroe County for their service to our nation during the Vietnam War. Toomey’s state director, Col. Bob DeSousa, and Brown will be presenting veterans with a special commemorative pin for their service.

Brown to Recognize ‘There Ought to be a Law’ Contest Student Winner

May. 23, 2017 /

WHAT: Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) will recognize the winner of her “There Ought to be a Law” Contest. This contest was open to 4th through 6th grade students in school districts represented by Brown and was designed to encourage an interest in state government. Each student was allowed to submit and explain one original idea for a new law in Pennsylvania. The winner will be invited for a tour of the state Capitol in Harrisburg.