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Friday, May 30, 2014

Whitestone

GOP hopefuls trade barbs at heated debate

Two Republican candidates vying for the seat held by U.S. Rep. Steve Israel (D-Great Neck) clashed repeatedly at a forum hosted last week by the Northeast Queens Republican Club as they debated issues such as healthcare and immigration. Comments (3)
Flushing

Gim announces Kim challenge

Flushing Republican Phil Gim has announced he will take a second crack at state Assemblyman Ron Kim’s (D-Flushing) seat. Comments (7)

Thursday, May 29, 2014

Bayside

Halloran may plead insane in upcoming trial

Former Bayside Councilman Daniel Halloran’s attorneys contend his benign brain tumor may not have been so harmless. Comments (5)
Queens Village

Wills says he refused to wear wire

City Councilman Ruben Wills (D-Jamaica) said he never wore a wire despite pressure from state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman in what his lawyer described as a bid to take down African-American officials who did not support New York’s top prosecutor. Comments (1)
Bayside

Liu kicks off campaign as Avella pledges to raise $100,000

To say John Liu has hit the ground running would be an understatement. Comments (9)

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