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Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017

Community Board 12 Chairwoman Adrienne Adams is runnng for the City Council seat to be vacated by Ruben Wills, who was convicted of corruption last month. Comments (5)
St. Albans

Miller, Rivers race for District 27 council seat

City Councilman I. Daneek Miller (D-St. Albans) is running for re-election this year and faces one contender on the Democratic ticket for the Sept. 12 primary, which is a little over four weeks away. Comments (2)
Bayside

Vallone gets support from Korean leaders

City Councilman Paul Vallone (D-Bayside) raked in more endorsements from the Korean community Tuesday as about 15 leaders from various immigrant organizations stood in his re-election office off Bell Boulevard and gave him their personal stamp of approval. Comments (5)

Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017

Jackson Heights

Mayor, Moya endorse each other before Ecuadorian Day Parade

Mayor Bill de Blasio and state Assemblyman Francisco Moya (D-Jackson Heights) marched together during the Ecuadorian Day Parade Sunday along Northern Boulevard in Jackson Heights. Before the parade stepped off, de Blasio and Moya formally endorsed each other at the Antioch Baptist Church in Corona, citing their shared support of protecting immigrants, building affordable housing and fighting for progressive causes. Comments (4)

Friday, Aug. 11, 2017

Paul Graziano, Democratic contender for City Council, has dropped a lawsuit challenging the petition signatures of his opponent for city government, Councilman Paul Vallone (D-Bayside). Comments (3)

Thursday, Aug. 10, 2017

Corona

Claims of voter suppression at LeFrak City one month before primary

The Black Leadership Action Coalition rallied outside the New York City Board of Elections Tuesday demanding restoration of voting sites at LeFrak City, contending the relocation of the polls is an act of voter suppression. Comments (3)

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