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Civic Center »

Poorly trained lab techs and unlogged DNA evidence prompted the reform, councilmembers said.

Upper East Side »

Kallos beat Micah Kellner, whose campaign took a hit when sex harassment allegations surfaced in July.

Williamsburg »

Antonio Reynoso beat Vito Lopez and Stephen Levin kept his spot in office in Tuesday's primary.

Red Hook »

Menchaca defeated incumbent Sara Gonzalez for the City Council seat in Red Hook and Sunset Park.

Chinatown »

Chin retained her seat in a fight against challenger Jenifer Rajkumar, with a 17-point lead.

Jamaica »

Also up for grabs was a seat that will be vacated by Councilman James Gennaro.

Upper West Side »

Noah Gotbaum said he would be a strong, independent voice in the City Council. 

Fort Greene »

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

Chelsea »

The Monday night debate often veered into attacks on each other's pasts.

Upper East Side »

Ben Kallos wants to publish all city contracts online and expand broadband service to low-income tenants.

Sunnyside »

Devon Page, 22, lit ex-Councilman Eric Gioia's SUV on fire Sunday, cops said. 

Stapleton »

Workers from Lisa Giovinazzo's staff allegedly yelled at kids who took down her campaign signs.

Upper East Side »

The union dropped its support of Kellner due to allegations of sexual misconduct.

Bushwick »

Lopez has now canceled his first two scheduled appearances at the non-profit he founded.

Midtown »

The proposal, which would allow bigger skyscrapers around Grand Central, now heads to City Planning.