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Melinda Katz Wins Democratic Primary for Queens Borough President

City Councilwoman Melinda Katz won the Democratic primary for Queens borough president.

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Three Dems Square Off for Astoria City Council Seat in Primary

John Ciafone, Gus Prentzas and Costa Constantinides will run against one another in Tuesday's Primary.

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Vallone Uses Former Foe's Image on Campaign Fliers

Councilman Peter F. Vallone Jr.’s campaign sent fliers featuring a photo of state Sen. Tony Avella.

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Green Party Council Candidate Hoping to Break Dem Party Hold

Lynne Serpe is making a run for the Astoria seat long held by Councilman Peter Vallone.

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Avella Drops Out Of Queens Borough President Race

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

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Former Civic Virtue Statue Site Becomes Eyesore, Kew Gardens Residents Say

The area where the statue once stood is surrounded by a graffiti-covered fence.

Astoria »

Vallone Drafting Bill to Get Ed Koch's Name Off the Queensboro Bridge

Vallone says he's drafting a bill that would drop the late Ed Koch's name from Ed Koch Queensboro Bridge.

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Comrie Drops Out Of Queens BP Race

Queens Councilman has yet to endorse one of his former rivals.

Jackson Heights »

Avella Accuses Vallone of Cheating Through Text Messages at BP Forum

The candidates for borough president talked sustainability -- and threw some jabs -- at forum.

Forest Hills »

Meng Backs Melinda Katz for Queens Borough President

The Queens congresswoman cited Katz's record in her endorsement.

Jackson Heights »

Boro Prez Candidates to Discuss Sustainability at Queens Forum

The candidates for borough president will discuss environmental issues in Queens.

Jamaica »

Dinkins Endorses Comrie for Queens Borough President

Leroy Comrie said he was honored to receive the endorsement from former mayor.

Kew Gardens »

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

Queens Councilman promises to focus on housing and education.

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Peralta Drops Out of Queens BP Race After FBI Investigation

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

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Grodenchik Endorses Melinda Katz Afer Dropping Out of Queens BP Race

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