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NYS AG, Elected Leaders Join AARP to Kick Off ‘Shred Fest 2016,’ Help New Yorkers Avoid Risk of Identity Theft

Posted on 04/26/2016 by <a href="http://states.aarp.org/author/skratz/" title="Posts by Stacey Kratz" rel="author">Stacey Kratz</a> | AARP New York |

New Yorkers Shred Personal Documents at 16 Events Across State, 90+ Across U.S. to Provide Secure Document Destruction; AARP Offers Tips New Yorkers are taking a swipe against crime this week, helping protect themselves from potential identity thieves by shredding sensitive personal documents in locations around the state as part of  “Shred Fest 2016,” a series of free events sponsored by AARP and New York State Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman’s Office. Attorney General Schneiderman and AARP New York State …

Shred Fest 2016: Protect Yourself Against Identity Theft

Posted on 04/11/2016 by <a href="http://states.aarp.org/author/skratz/" title="Posts by Stacey Kratz" rel="author">Stacey Kratz</a> | AARP New York |

Combating fraud is a priority for AARP New York, which represents approximately 2.7 million members age 50-plus throughout New York State. In a 2014 report, AARP found that 43% of 50+ voters in New York State or someone they know, have encountered a fraud or scam in the past 5 years and 56% are extremely to very worried about becoming a victim of identity theft, which was tops among all types of fraud. Identity thieves routinely search through dumpsters and …

New Discounts with Studio Theatre, Long Island Inc.

Posted on 03/23/2016 by <a href="http://states.aarp.org/author/skratz/" title="Posts by Stacey Kratz" rel="author">Stacey Kratz</a> | AARP New York |

AARP is sponsoring the spring/early summer Studio Theater Long Island Inc. series.  Additionally, AARP members and their guests will receive 4 shows for only $60. Use code APSTUDIO16 by either by calling the box office at (631) 226 – 8400 or purchase with code at box office.  (Valid starting April 1, 2016 through August 7, 2016 discount redeemable over box office phone or in person only.) Twelve Angry Men 4/1-4/17 Psycho Beach Party 4/29-5/16 The Boys Next Door 5/27-6/12 God’s Favorite 6/24-7/10 Year …

Join AARP and Microsoft in Buffalo for Free Computer Classes!

Posted on 03/23/2016 by <a href="http://states.aarp.org/author/skratz/" title="Posts by Stacey Kratz" rel="author">Stacey Kratz</a> | AARP New York |

AARP and the Microsoft Store at Walden Galleria are partnering to offer great FREE classes to our members who want to get more tech savvy.  Tablets and computers will be set up – just bring yourself. Class sizes are small – just 15 participants and RSVP is required. These classes fill up quickly.  If the class you want is full please sign up for the wait list, and we will alert you as we add classes throughout the year. Workshops: …

NEW Discount to See the Abany Devils in March & April

Posted on 02/25/2016 by <a href="http://states.aarp.org/author/skratz/" title="Posts by Stacey Kratz" rel="author">Stacey Kratz</a> | AARP New York |

Join Us & the Albany Devils for a Night of Fun . Meet with AARP staff, volunteers and other members to find out what we are doing in your community while you enjoy a hockey game. AARP members and their guests can buy discount tickets to each of the following of the games listed below. We hope to see you there! Sunday, March 13, 2016 @ 3 pm – Albany Devils vs. Toronto Marlies (Tickets: $13) Autism Awareness, Poster Giveaway, Postgame …

Join Us at Winterfest Live

Posted on 02/20/2016 by <a href="http://states.aarp.org/author/skratz/" title="Posts by Stacey Kratz" rel="author">Stacey Kratz</a> | AARP New York |

Winterfest Live on the Vine Kickoff event drew close to 300 concertgoers and arts supporters to Riverhead’s Suffolk Theater.  Performances by Andrew Fortier, Toby Walker and Miles to Dayton entertained audiences. Winterfest Live on the Vine, produced by East End Arts Council, is a five week winter music, wine and arts festival which takes place throughout Long Island’s north and south forks.  Performances by top name and emerging artists in rock, jazz, blues, country, soul, world and more. Pictured here …

New Discount to see Star Trek – The Ultimate Voyage at RBTL on Feb 16

Posted on 01/27/2016 by <a href="http://states.aarp.org/author/skratz/" title="Posts by Stacey Kratz" rel="author">Stacey Kratz</a> | AARP New York |

Get to know AARP and “live long and prosper” with this new discount to see Star Trek – The Ultimate Voyage at the Rochester Broadway Theatre League on Tuesday, February 16, 2016 at 7:30 pm. AARP members & their guests save 29% off one performance at the Rochester Broadway Theatre League. Regular price: PL 1 tickets (Orchestra Floor Center Section Rows A-M/Loge Section Balcony Rows A-D)- $70.00 PL 2 tickets (Orchestra Floor & Balcony Rows E-M) – $70.00 Discount price offered to …

Join AARP & SBA for Free Webinars on Local Economic Development Resources

Posted on 12/28/2015 by <a href="http://states.aarp.org/author/skratz/" title="Posts by Stacey Kratz" rel="author">Stacey Kratz</a> | AARP New York |

SBA is teaming up with AARP to bring senior entrepreneurs more great business insight in 2016!. Join us in the new year to receive information that will help make your business success. During each presentation, small business owners will learn about the U.S. Small Business Administration and its resources partners; SCORE Buffalo Niagara, Buffalo State College Small Business Development Center and Women’s Business Center. January 5, 2016 at Noon to 1:00 p.m.  U.S. Small Business Administration Since its founding on July 30, 1953, the U.S. Small Business Administration has delivered …

Life Reimagined: Life Gets Spicier with Chef Franco in the Kitchen

Posted on 12/23/2015 by <a href="http://states.aarp.org/author/skratz/" title="Posts by Stacey Kratz" rel="author">Stacey Kratz</a> | AARP New York |

Frank Seabrook of Wading River, Long Island knows what it means to serve up something new.  A retired NYC cop who returned to school for architectural engineering, Seabrook now supplements career number two with interest number three — his passion for cooking, and for joking! On Seabrook’s lively “Chef Franco” Facebook Page the key ingredients are foodie humor and festive displays of Frank’s culinary prowess.  For this chef, cooking is not actually a business, but it has grown to far …

Join Us for New York City Broadway Week (Jan 19 – Feb 5)

Posted on 12/21/2015 by <a href="http://states.aarp.org/author/skratz/" title="Posts by Stacey Kratz" rel="author">Stacey Kratz</a> | AARP New York |

During NYC Broadway Week, January 19-February 5, 2016, stop by the Official NYC Information Center-South Street Seaport (HornblowerCruises on the East River Waterfront Esplanade at Pier 15 at South and Johns Streets, Manhattan). Meet with AARP NY staff, volunteers, and other members, daily from 3-4pm, to learn more about what AARP is doing in your community. Presale offer available for AARP members, guests and those age 50+: 2-for-1 tickets January 5 and 6. AARP members, guests and those age 50+ …