2013 elections

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New Dorp »

Staten Island BP-elect Oddo Plans to Hit the Ground Running

Oddo announced that GOP County Clerk Stephen Fiala will help with the transition.

Civic Center »

What to Expect at the Polls on Election Day

From new voting machines to small fonts on the ballot, voters will face challenges at the polls.

Astoria »

Five Candidates Face Off For Astoria's City Council Seat

Costa Constantinides, Lynne Serpe, Daniel Peterson, Danielle De Stefano and Gerald Kann are running.

West Brighton »

Staten Island BP Candidate Calls for Restoration of Bus Lines

Lou Liedy said he wants the MTA to restore several lines eliminated in 2010.

St. George »

Staten Island BP Candidate Richard Luthmann Quits Race

Luthmann officially bowed out after his latest appeal in court was denied on Wednesday.

Astoria »

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.

Murray Hill »

Spitzer and Stringer Go at it Again in Second Comptroller Debate

The Democratic candidates for comptroller again traded barbs over their respective tenures in Albany.

Upper East Side »

Weiner Attacked at Mayoral Debate After Calling Opponent 'Grandpa'

The Gracie Mansion hopefuls faced off at Hunter College on Tuesday.

St. George »

Board of Elections Tosses Staten Island BP Candidate Luthmann Off Ballot

The Board of Elections voted on Tuesday that Luthmann did not have enough signatures for the ballot.

Financial District »

Spitzer Submits 27,000 Signatures in 'Outpouring of Support' for Campaign

The former governor had just 4 days to qualify for the primary ballot in his shocking comptroller bid.

Union Square »

Mark Green Signs to Get Spitzer on Ballot, But Hasn't 'Endorsed' Anyone Yet

Green, who ran unsuccessfully for mayor in 2001, said he signed the petition to spark competition.

Upper East Side »

PBA Slams UES Pols for 'Making Neighborhood More Dangerous'

The Patrolmen's Benevolent Association has launched a petitioning effort against two UES politicians.

Upper East Side »

Jessica Lappin Lands Plumbers' Union Backing in Borough President Race

Plumbers Local 1 is backing the Upper East Side City Council member.

Upper East Side »

Anthony Weiner Slams Gay Blood Donation Ban as 'Discrimination'

The mayoral candidate called on the FDA to change rules that have been in place since the AIDS epidemic.

Silver Lake »

Attorney Richard Luthmann Joins Race for Staten Island BP Seat

Local attorney Richard Luthmann will compete against Democratic candidate Louis Liedy for the seat.