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Former District Leader Michael Geller. Photo by Erica Sherman

Former District Leader Michael Geller. Photo by Erica Sherman

Former District Leader Michael Geller, director of the Lighthouse, an alcohol and substance abuse program at Kingsborough Community College, will moderate a discussion on the implications and consequences of the legalization of marijuana at the Manhattan Beach Neighborhood Association’s (MBNA) next meeting this Monday, March 3, 8:00 p.m. at Public School 195, 131 Irwin Street.

For additional information, call (917) 747-5863.

Source: Facebook

Source: Facebook

The Manhattan Beach Neighborhood Association (MBNA) invites residents to attend its next meeting this Monday evening, February 3, 8:00 p.m. at Public School 195, 195 Irwin Street.

Susan Rosen, a community recovery specialist from the American Red Cross of Greater New York, will be the guest speaker. She will discuss hurricane recovery and assistance.

Refreshments will be served.

For additional information, call (917) 747-5863.

The Manhattan Beach Neighborhood Association will hold its monthly meeting tonight, at 8 p.m., at P.S. 195 (131 Irwin Street).

The group will feature Cathy Brown as a guest speaker. Brown is a vice president at UBS Financal, and will discuss investment strategies for 2013. Refreshments will be served.

The meeting announcement did not say whether the group would discuss the “peace offering” by the rival Manhattan Beach Community Group, which at its last meeting changed its bylaws in order to expedite reunification with the MBNA and allow their directors to come into the older group, MBCG, as directors.

For more information, call (917) 747-5863.

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The Manhattan Beach Neighborhood Association (MBNA) invites the public to attend its next meeting this Monday, December 9 at 8:00 p.m. inside Public School 195, 131 Irwin Street.

Mark Entin, CPA, will discuss The Affordable Health Care Act. He will touch upon such issues as: How does the new Affordable Health Care Act affect your family or business? Will you be paying higher taxes or penalties in 2013? Are you aware of the all the new Insurance Mandates?

Also: The MBNA Community Service Award will be presented to City Councilman-elect Chaim Deutsch.

Refreshments will be served.

To learn more, call (917) 747-5863.

PS 195. Source: Google Maps

The next meeting of the Manhattan Beach Neighborhood Association (MBNA) will be this Monday, November 4 at 8:00 p.m. inside Public School 195, 131 Irwin Street.

To learn more, call (917) 747-5863.

The Manhattan Beach Neighborhood Association will be meeting this evening, September 9, at 8:00 p.m. at Public School 195, 131 Irwin Street in Manhattan Beach.

The meeting will feature Mike Geller, who will talk about drug abuse.

To learn more, call (917) 747-5863.

The Manhattan Beach Jewish Center, Shorefront Jewish Community Council, and The Jewish Press will be holding a town hall meeting with all of the candidates for City Councilmember for the 48th District, August 7, at 7:30 p.m. inside the Regency Room of the Manhattan Beach Jewish Center, 60 West End Avenue.

The candidates attending are Chaim Deutsch, Ari Kagan, Igor Oberman, Theresa Scavo, and David Storobin. Audience members will have the opportunity to submit their questions for the candidates, which will be presented during the meeting.

The Manhattan Beach Neighborhood Association will be meeting this evening, June 3, at 8:00 p.m. at Public School 195, 131 Irwin Street in Manhattan Beach.

The meeting will feature Dr. Maurice Alwaya, who will discuss the health effects of household mold in the wake of Superstorm Sandy.

“If you have experienced household mold exposure in your home due to water damage, it is important to get the facts concerning the health effects it could have,” said the group’s meeting announcement.

To learn more, call (917) 747-5863.

Clockwise, from left, City Comptroller John Liu, Public Advocate Bill de Blasion, former City Comptroller Bill Thompson, and City Council Speaker Christine Quinn. Photos courtesy of Bill Thompson for Mayor, Bill de Blasio (Flickr) and Erica Sherman

Clockwise, l-r: City Comptroller John Liu, Public Advocate Bill de Blasio, 42nd City Comptroller Bill Thompson, and City Council Speaker Christine Quinn. Photos courtesy of Bill Thompson for Mayor, Bill de Blasio (Flickr) and Erica Sherman

The Jewish Press is inviting the community to attend a mayoral forum with Democratic candidates Bill de Blasio, John Liu, Christine Quinn, and Bill Thompson this Wednesday, May 29, at the Manhattan Beach Jewish Center, 60 West End Avenue. The forum starts at 8:15 p.m. Attendees should arrive by 7:50 p.m.

The organizers have told Sheepshead Bites that Anthony Weiner was sent an invitation last week, after announcing his candidacy for mayor. He had not yet replied by the end of last week. 

Organizers have informed Sheepshead Bites that Anthony Weiner formally accepted their invitation, and will appear at the debate. (Updated 5/29/2013 at 1:00 p.m.)

If you have a question that you would like the candidates to answer, submit it via email to sgreenwald@jewishpress.com  (write “Mayoral forum” in the subject line), and The Jewish Press will select the best questions for inclusion in the forum.

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