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Nydia Velazquez

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Bed-Stuy »

Elected officials joined members of the community Tuesday as they rallied for a "drug-free Bed-Stuy."

Bushwick »

Debbie Medina came out about hitting her son with a belt only after she learned Working Families knew.

Midtown »

Many incumbents easily rode to victory while some new blood claimed victory in the primaries. 

Red Hook »

The longtime incumbent garnered about 61 percent of the vote to secure her spot on the ballot.

Park Slope »

Nydia Velazquez faces Yungman Lee and Jeff Kurzon in the 7th District's Democratic primary.

Bushwick »

Nydia Velazquez said federal officials should monitor the June 28 primary. 

Sunset Park »

The presidential candidate spoke at The Landing Cafe and Community in Industry City on Saturday.

Chinatown »

The federal government has reopened the application process for Sandy-related disaster loans.

Chinatown »

Yungman Lee, 63, is running for the 7th Congressional District seat.

Crown Heights »

Protecting Israel was a main concern for ralliers in Crown Heights on Wednesday night.

Red Hook »

The largest ever single FEMA grant will repair and fortify 33 NYCHA developments.

Williamsburg »

"What good is affordable housing," said local Richard Mazur, "if you have to live like rats?"

Bushwick »

More than 150 locals came out Wednesday to speak up against co-location at 35 Starr St.

Lower East Side »

A dozen politicians urged the Economic Development Corporation to add two more ferry stops.

Lower East Side »

Tenants in the Lower East Side affordable housing complex are fighting a proposed rent increase.