Jose Peralta

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Parents Push for Greater Traffic Safety in Queens After Fatal Accidents

The Three Children Too Many group hopes to educate and protect residents on busy streets. 

Corona »

New Bill Aims to Spread Tourism Dollars to Outer Boroughs

The bill, proposed by state Sen. Jose Peralta, would allocate more tourism dollars to the boroughs. 

Jackson Heights »

Avella Drops Out Of Queens Borough President Race

The State Senator has not endorsed the two remaining Democratic candidates.

Corona »

Queens and Bronx Lose Their City Immunization Clinics

The Health Department plans to close the walk-in clinic in Corona at the end of the month.

Jackson Heights »

Colombian Independence Day Parade Marches Through Jackson Heights

The annual Colombian Independence Day Parade marched through Jackson Heights on Sunday.

Rego Park »

Queens Pol Demands Speed Cameras at Rego Park Intersection Near School

The intersection of Junction Blvd. and the Horace Harding Expressway is dangerous, pol says.  

Kew Gardens »

Comrie Kicks Off His Queens BP Campaign With Push for New Subway Line

Queens Councilman promises to focus on housing and education.

Corona »

Peralta Drops Out of Queens BP Race After FBI Investigation

NY Senator Jose Peralta ended his bid Friday and endorsed Melinda Katz.

Kew Gardens »

Grodenchik Endorses Melinda Katz Afer Dropping Out of Queens BP Race

Grodenchik bowed out of the race after the party endorsed Melinda Katz. 

New York City »

State Sen. Jose Peralta Says He's 'Not A Target' of Federal Probe

State Sen. Jose Peralta said he is not a target of a probe started by Shirley Huntley's wire recordings.

New York City »

Seven Elected Officials Caught in Federal Wire Probe

Six state senators and a city councilman were recorded on a wire worn by Shirley Huntley.

Jackson Heights »

Jose Peralta's Role in FBI Probe Brings Attention to Seat's History

Peralta, who was targeted by a wire probe, holds disgraced Hiram Monserrate's former seat.

Astoria »

Vallone Touts Small Business and Public Safety in Queens BP Bid

Astoria City Councilman Peter Vallone Jr. is one of several candidates vying for Borough President.

Jamaica »

Floyd Flake's Support For Melinda Katz in BP Race Stuns Jamaica Councilman

The prominent Jamaica pastor endorsed Melinda Katz for Queens borough president.

Corona »

Peralta Aims to Help Queens Shed 'Outer Borough' Moniker in BP Run

Jose Peralta's experience in a diverse district makes him a uniquely qualified candidate, the pol says.

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