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Queens Village »

Malcolm Smith Sentenced to 7 Years in Bribery Scheme

The former state senator attempted to bribe his way onto the ballot for mayor.

Arverne »

Anthony Weiner Plans Rockaway Restaurant in Sandy Revival Effort

The area's former congressman hopes the eatery will bring healthy food and provide work training.

Brooklyn Heights »

Joe Lhota's Wife Once Crashed Her Car While Talking Politics on Her Cell

Tamra Lhota rear-ended another driver, who suffered permanent back injuries, according to a lawsuit.

Civic Center »

Joe Lhota Wins GOP Primary

The newly nominated Republican mayoral candidate will take on the Democratic primary winner in November.

West Village »

Newspaper Editor Slaps Quinn Volunteer and State Senator at Rally

WestView News publisher George Capsis admitted smacking state Sen. Brad Hoylman and a Quinn volunteer.

Upper East Side »

Asphalt Green Launches $89K Campaign to Protest Marine Transfer Station

The recreation complex is ramping up efforts against the East 91st Street sanitation project.

Civic Center »

Weiner Tumbles in Latest Mayoral Poll

Council Speaker Christine Quinn regained her lead in the wake of Weiner's latest scandal.

Civic Center »

Weiner Emails Supporters, Says Latest Sexting Is Old News

After admitting to a recent sexting exchange, Weiner says his wife forgives and he's still running.

East Harlem »

Mayoral Hopefuls Have a Sleepover in NYCHA Complex

Five Democratic candidates spent Saturday night at the Lincoln Houses in East Harlem.

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.

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.

Yorkville »

Pledge Protesting E. 91st St. Marine Transfer Station Hits 20K Signatures

Anti-MTS group Pledge 2 Protect has vowed to keep project proponents out of political office.

Greenwich Village »

Alec Baldwin to Host Bill de Blasio Fundraising Dinner

The actor and Greenwich Village resident is throwing his support behind the mayoral candidate.

Upper East Side »

MTS Trash Would be Handled by West Side Under Mayoral Hopeful's Plan

Mayoral candidate Bill Thompson said a Meatpacking facility should handle the trash temporarily.  

East Harlem »

Quinn Says Marine Transfer Station Opponents 'Pander' to Upper East Side

The City Council Speaker made her remarks at the East Harlem Asthma Center for Excellence.