Wednesday, April 30, 2014


GOP hopeful to challenge Maloney

U.S. Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-Astoria) will likely face a first-time Republican challenger in the general election this fall. Comment

Tuesday, April 29, 2014


Marthone returns to challenge Meeks

A southeast Queens accountant who brought up the rear of a four-way Democratic congressional primary two years ago is returning for Round 2. Comments (2)

Saturday, April 26, 2014

Howard Beach

Jeffries faces challenge

U.S. Rep. Hakeem Jeffries (D-Brooklyn) has filed petitions to run again for the 8th Congressional District seat, which stretches from Bedford-Stuyvesant to Brighton Beach in Brooklyn and includes Howard Beach and parts of Ozone Park. Comment

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Friday, April 25, 2014

Little Neck

Republicans to challenge Israel for seat

Two Republican candidates are looking to square off against U.S. Rep. Steve Israel (D-Melville) this year in the race for New York’s 3rd Congressional District. Comment

Thursday, April 24, 2014

Middle Village

Guidelines needed for community board appointments: Lawmakers

Three Queens city councilmen are calling on borough presidents to fill community board seats using a series of best practices, from turning to an independent screening panel to fielding candidates to instituting term limits for members. Comments (1)

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