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Monday, March 7, 2016

Ridgewood

New GOP office coming to Ridgewood to expand party’s reach

In an effort to build the Republican Party’s base in New York City, the Republican National Committee is opening a new office in Ridgewood this spring, describing it as a central location that will enable it to reach out to more minority groups. Comments (2)
Letters

‘Speedy Trial’ crisis in New York City’s Criminal Court

The right to a speedy trial is expressly embodied in the U.S. Constitution, with the Sixth Amendment stating “the accused shall enjoy the right to a speedy and public trial.” But no one familiar with our criminal court, where misdemeanors and petty offenses are heard, can honestly think that this right is being honored today. Comments (1)

Friday, March 4, 2016

Glendale

Ballot set for Crowley’s participatory budgeting campaign

An eight-item participatory budgeting ballot has been decided upon in Elizabeth Crowley’s City Council district. A team of about 25 budget delegates worked with city agencies to determine the final projects. The projects are as follows. Comment
Mayoral Spin Cycle

Looks like New York values will decend on White House

Our political prognosticator says there’s a lot to like about Hillary — and a couple things about the The Donald. Comments (3)

Thursday, March 3, 2016

The mayor found his way to Queens Monday evening—and seemed to enjoy it. Comments (9)

Tuesday, March 1, 2016

The mayor came to Queens--and he seemed to enjoy it. Comments (11)

Thursday, Feb. 25, 2016

Ridgewood

GOP opening office in Ridgewood this spring to build base

The Republican National Committee is opening a new office in Ridgewood this spring to build the Republican Party’s base in New York City. Comments (1)

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