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Monday, Oct. 24, 2016

Politics

Candidates for Senate and Assembly meet at Woodhaven forum

Woodhaven Residents Block Association held a candidates forum for hopefuls on the ballot for state Senate and Assembly where the community asked the candidates last week about how they would be addressing affordable housing, homeless shelters, illegal conversions and Select Bus Service. Comments (4)

Sunday, Oct. 23, 2016

Political Action

Don’t underestimate the value of the vice presidency

It seems that the tendency has been in recent years to downplay the value of vice presidential candidates. At this time, however, vice presidents have given an added importance to the campaign. Comments (3)

Friday, Oct. 21, 2016

Opinion

Women just say no

This was supposed to the Year of the Woman with Hillary Clinton poised to crash through the glass ceiling—before Bernie Sanders, the private email server saga and Donald Trump’s unexpected burn-and-slash path to the GOP nomination. Comments (3)
Letters

Trump cooks up another controversy

Notwithstanding independent corroboration shortly after several women alleged that they were sexually harassed by Republican presidential nominee Donald J. Trump, not only does he deny the allegations, he claims he never met some of the women and that their complaints constitute a conspiracy to deny him the election. Comments (3)

Thursday, Oct. 20, 2016

Politics

Suozzi battles Martin in final stretch for Israel’s seat

Democratic candidate for Congress Tom Suozzi has received the endorsement of Gov. Andrew Cuomo, but the official announcement scheduled for Verdi’s Restaurant in Whitestone on Monday was canceled due to the death of Suozzi’s father, Joseph Suozzi, overnight on Sunday. Comments (3)
Politics

Queens GOP fields many candidates in local races

Queens Republicans held a fund-raiser last week in support of their local candidates and GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump. Comments (5)

Monday, Oct. 17, 2016

Democratic candidate for Congress Tom Suozzi received an endorsement from Gov. Andrew Cuomo as Election Day nears, but the official announcement scheduled for Verdi’s Restaurant in Whitestone was canceled due to the death of Suozzi’s father, Joseph Suozzi, overnight on Sunday. Comments (1)

Friday, Oct. 14, 2016

Politics

Friday, Oct. 14, is the last day to register to vote

New Yorkers who are not registered to vote have until the end of the day Friday to ensure that they can cast a ballot in this year’s general election, including the vote for the next president. Comment

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