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Why No Democratic Candidates Opposing De Blasio

The NY Times has an interesting take on why Mayor De Blasio might be running unopposed. Nearly eight months ago, with Mayor Bill de...

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Bronx Boro President Ruben Diaz Jr Delivers State Of The Boro

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. delivered his annual “State of the Borough” address, his eighth since becoming borough president...

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Former Prosecutor Ama Dwimoh in Running for Brooklyn DA Seat

According to the Brooklyn Reporter, Ama Dwimoh, a former Brooklyn prosecutor, who is now the Special Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer...

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Boro Presidents Eric Adams & Gale Brewer Call On Cuomo To Restore Budget Cuts To Senior Center

BOROUGH PRESIDENTS CALL ON GOVERNOR TO RESTORE MORE THAN $17 MILLION IN TITLE XX FUNDING TO PRESERVE DOZENS OF SENIOR CENTERS ACROSS NEW...

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New York City’s Vision Zero 3 Year Report

NEW YORK––Mayor Bill de Blasio today released New York City’s third annual Vision Zero report, which details the program’s...

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De Blasio Signs Councilman Daneek Miller’s Dollar Van Legislation

Mayor de Blasio last week gave Daneek Miller (D-St. Albans) a gift the councilman has been seeking for a long time, signing into law two...

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Are There Enough Budget Funds For Home Ownership Initiatives In ENY?

Courtesy EastNewYork.com Rafael Espinal, a member of the council who serves sections of Bushwick, Cypress Hills, East New York and...

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Mayor de Blasio Appoints New Children’s Services Commissioner

NEW YORK—Mayor Bill de Blasio today appointed David Hansell Commissioner of the New York City Administration for Children’s Services...

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Bill Perkins Wins Special Election To Get Back To NYC Council

NY State Senator Bill Perkins was victorious in gaining the City Council seat, which was vacated by Inez Dickens, who moved on to the State...

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