2003-11-07 / Community

Jewish Community Council Hosts Legislative Breakfast

Jewish Community Council Hosts Legislative Breakfast


The Jewish Community Council of the Rockaway Peninsula held its annual Legislative Breakfast at Congregation Kneseth Israel in Far Rockaway on Sunday. Present were a number of local politicians as well as City Council Speaker Gifford Miller, who was presented with an award. Pictured, from left, Executive Director Harvey Gordon, City Councilman James Sanders, Jr., organization President Chaim Leibtag, Vice President Richard Altabe, Past President Nesanel Feller and Gifford Miller.The Jewish Community Council of the Rockaway Peninsula held its annual Legislative Breakfast at Congregation Kneseth Israel in Far Rockaway on Sunday. Present were a number of local politicians as well as City Council Speaker Gifford Miller, who was presented with an award. Pictured, from left, Executive Director Harvey Gordon, City Councilman James Sanders, Jr., organization President Chaim Leibtag, Vice President Richard Altabe, Past President Nesanel Feller and Gifford Miller.
Council Speaker Gifford Miller speaks with Assem­bly­woman Michelle Titus.Council Speaker Gifford Miller speaks with Assem­bly­woman Michelle Titus.City Public Advocate Betsy Gottbaum with Richard Altabe.City Public Advocate Betsy Gottbaum with Richard Altabe.

Altabe, Miller and Dr. Peter Nelson, the executive director of the Joseph P. Addabbo Family Health Center.Altabe, Miller and Dr. Peter Nelson, the executive director of the Joseph P. Addabbo Family Health Center.Harvey Gordon, Miller and Altabe pose with the “Legislator of the Year Award,” give to Miller by the organization. Other awards were presented to Feller, the Joseph P. Addabbo Family Health Center and Lieutenant Jeffrey Price of the 101 Precinct.Harvey Gordon, Miller and Altabe pose with the “Legislator of the Year Award,” give to Miller by the organization. Other awards were presented to Feller, the Joseph P. Addabbo Family Health Center and Lieutenant Jeffrey Price of the 101 Precinct.

Detective Willie Olmeda, the Community Affairs officer for the 101 Precinct (left), poses with newly-appointed commanding officer, Captain Walter Salowsky, Audrey Pheffer and Chief Thomas Lawless, the commanding officer of Queens South command.Detective Willie Olmeda, the Community Affairs officer for the 101 Precinct (left), poses with newly-appointed commanding officer, Captain Walter Salowsky, Audrey Pheffer and Chief Thomas Lawless, the commanding officer of Queens South command.Salowsky and Olmeda speak with residents of the precinct.Salowsky and Olmeda speak with residents of the precinct.

The Addabbo Family Health Center was represented, among others, by Zandra Meyers (right), Dr. Nelson, and Peninsula Hospital Center CEO Robert Levine .The Addabbo Family Health Center was represented, among others, by Zandra Meyers (right), Dr. Nelson, and Peninsula Hospital Center CEO Robert Levine .The Rockaway Veterans of Foreign Wars was well-represented.The Rockaway Veterans of Foreign Wars was well-represented.

Councilman Sanders with Dr. Nelson.Councilman Sanders with Dr. Nelson.Gordon with Congressman Gregory Meeks.Gordon with Congressman Gregory Meeks.

The politicians table, including, from left, City Councilman Joe Addabbo, City Councilman James Sanders, Assemblywoman Michelle Titus and Congressman Gregory Meeks.The politicians table, including, from left, City Councilman Joe Addabbo, City Councilman James Sanders, Assemblywoman Michelle Titus and Congressman Gregory Meeks.

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