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Prospect-Lefferts Gardens »

WFP Candidate Diana Richardson Wins Special Election for BK Assembly Seat

Richardson received more than 50 percent of the vote on Tuesday, polling results show.

Midtown »

Fake Campaign Asks Straphangers Not to Use Butt Cheeks to Hold Subway Poles

A clever straphanger has created a parody of the MTA's subway etiquette campaign.

Crown Heights »

3 Possible Candidates Come Forward for Vacant Brooklyn Assembly Seat

Geoffrey Davis, Rubain Dorancy and Diana Richardson may run for Karim Camara's Crown Heights seat.

St. George »

Staten Island DA Recuses Himself More Than Any Other NYC Prosecutor

Daniel Donovan recused himself from 23 cases in the past two years because of his or his office's ties.

Crown Heights »

Political Candidate Accuses Foe of Ignoring Rape Reports Without Proof

Rubain Dorancy accused Jesse Hamilton of ignoring 6 alleged rapes and assaults, with no substantiation.

Central Harlem »

On Campaign's Last Day, Rangel, Espaillat Talk Experience

Rangel said his decades in office are a plus, but Espaillat said the congressman overstayed his welcome.

Central Harlem »

Former President Bill Clinton Endorses Charles Rangel

The move is the latest in the escalating endorsement race between Rangel and Adriano Espaillat.

Brooklyn Heights »

Brooklyn Heights Cinema Launches Fundraiser to Buy Digital Projector

Owner Kenn Lowy is hoping to raise $30,000 before the end of March or his theater may not survive.

Red Hook »

Red Hook Nonprofit Launches $5M Campaign for Youth Education

The Red Hook Initiative kicked off "500 Futures" that will assist 500 young people in Red Hook.

Fort Greene »

Pro-Development PAC Donation Causes Bad Blood in 35th District Race

Jobs for New York is canvassing Fort Greene on behalf of City Council candidate Laurie Cumbo.

East Williamsburg »

Scandal-Plagued Candidate Vito Lopez Cancels Rare Public Appearance

Vito Lopez canceled his first scheduled appearance at the nonprofit he founded.

Astoria »

Queens BP Candidate Peter Vallone Brands Himself as 'Superhero'

As borough president, though, Peter Vallone would be more like a cheerleader, he said.

Upper West Side »

UWS Council Candidate Debra Cooper Touts Record on Women's Rights

Cooper said her reputation as a women's rights leader will give her a boost in the race. 

Civic Center »

John Liu Sees Hope for Mayoral Bid Despite Campaign Frustrations

The struggling comptroller had a sandwich with DNAinfo New York, and said his campaign's far from done.

Midtown »

Alex Meadows Drops Out of Race for Quinn's Council Seat, Report Says

Corey Johnson and Yetta Kurland will now face off in the September Democratic primary.