Bay Ridge Community Council hosts 66th annual dinner dance
Civic Organization Honors Arthur Aidala and Ilene Sacco
The Bay Ridge Community Council (BRCC) hosted a room full of elected officials and civic leaders at the Rex Manor in Dyker Heights on Thursday. Dinner dance chairman and BRCC President Ralph Succar welcomed guests to the annual event, this year honoring attorneys Arthur Aidala and Ilene Sacco.
Attending the event were state. Sen. Marty Golden, Acting District Attorney Eric Gonzalez, Councilmember Vincent Gentile, Public Advocate Letitia James, Community 10 District Manager Josephine Beckmann, attorneys Mike Connors and Bob Howe, Re/Max Real Estate Broker Julie Thum, Northfield Bank President Brian Chin, Fort Hamilton Commanding Officer Col. Peter Sicoli and City Council candidates Justin Brannan, Kevin Peter Carroll, Liam McCabe and John Quaglione.
The evening began with an invocation from the Rev. Gerasimos Makris of Holy Cross Greek Orthodox Church in Bay Ridge. A new slate of BRCC officers were then installed and Succar was sworn in as BRCC president by Judge Theresa Ciccotta.