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Bed-Stuy »

Opponents Accuse Cornegy of 'Machine Politics' After Petition Objections

Robert Cornegy's city council opponents are accusing Robert Cornegy of being a machine candidate.

Chinatown »

Rajkumar Stakes Claim on Councilwoman Chin's Chinatown Turf

City Council candidate Jenifer Rajkumar set up her headquarters in Chinatown.

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.

Oakland Gardens »

Bloomberg Scouted GOP Candidates to Oust Weprin After Stop-and-Frisk Vote

A mayoral aide tried to recruit a candidate to run against City Councilman Mark Weprin as retaliation.

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.

Sunnyside »

Former Queens City Councilman Walter McCaffrey Dies

McCaffrey represented Woodside, Sunnyside and Long Island City from 1985 to 2001.

Upper East Side »

Bill Thompson Snags UES Dem Club Endorsement After Shift on Trash Station

The Upper East Side Democrats reversed their non-endorsement position in the mayoral race.

Civic Center »

Restaurants Could Get Relief From Health Fines Under Quinn Proposal

Legislation proposed by Christine Quinn would reduce restaurant health fines by about 15 percent.

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.

Roosevelt Island »

Roosevelt Island to Get New Library, Council Member Says

The facility replaces an old one that's plagued with problems.

Upper West Side »

Upper West Side Schools, Dog Park and Senior Center Win City Funding

Almost every school in the district received funding for capital improvement upgrades. 

Upper West Side »

Dept. of Investigation Launches Probe into Ariel Russo, 911 System SNAFU

Nearly a month after their 4-year-old daughter's death, Sofia and Alan Russo are still seeking answers.

Fordham »

Bloomberg to Target Councilmembers Who Backed Stop-and-Frisk Restrictions

The mayor called the two City Council bills passed last week "horrendous" because they restrict the NYPD.

Midtown »

Quinn's Influence Helped Push MSG Vote Through, Council Colleagues Say

Christine Quinn had a key role in bringing about the likely limit on Madison Square Garden's new permit.

Midtown »

Port Authority Explores Overhauling Bus Terminal, Developing Air Rights

The Port Authority commissioned an 18-month study of the bus hub, which ranks as the world's busiest.

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