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.
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.
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.
EAST STROUDSBURG – Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) is teaming up with Jamie Drake and Rob Mikulski of the Carbon/Monroe/Pike Drug and Alcohol Commission to create a “Mock Teen Bedroom” Drug Prevention Simulation at Brown’s district office in East Stroudsburg, beginning Monday, Jan. 8.
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.
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.
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.
EAST STROUDSBURG – On Friday, May 26, state Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) surprised Carson Craig, a sixth-grader at Stroudsburg Middle School, who was selected as the winner of her 2017 “There Ought to Be a Law” contest.
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.
EAST STROUDSBURG – 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 on Tuesday, May 30, at 3 p.m., at the VFW Post 2540, located at 546 Fawn Road in East Stroudsburg.
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.
HARRISBURG – Tax-free savings accounts aimed at helping people with disabilities save money for future care and services are now available through the Pennsylvania Treasury, Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) announced today.
WHAT: Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) is hosting an educational seminar for Home Owner Association (HOA) board members and their residents to increase education about how to develop stronger methods of conflict management.
EAST STROUDSBURG – Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) is hosting an Educational Seminar for Home Owner Association (HOA) Board members and their residents on Saturday, April 8, from 9 a.m. to noon, at the Middle Smithfield Township Building, Schnoover Municipal Center, 147 Municipal Drive, in East Stroudsburg.