DA Dan Donovan Wins Special Election To Replace Michael Grimm In CongressVoters picked Republican Staten Island District Attorney Dan Donovan Tuesday night to replace former Congressman Michael Grimm.
Councilman Vincent Gentile To Run On Democrats' Side For Rep. Grimm's Old SeatBrooklyn City Councilman Vincent Gentile (D-43rd) will be the Democratic candidate in the race for the vacant congressional seat that had been occupied by Michael Grimm.
City Councilman Wants Brooklyn Included In Verrazano-Narrows Bridge Anniversary CelebrationThe Verrazano-Narrows Bridge is turning 50 later this year, but one City Councilman said Brooklyn isn't getting its fair share of the spotlight in the November celebration.
City Officials Call For Equal Toll System For New York City BridgesBrooklyn Borough President Eric Adams and City Councilman Vincent Gentile said they plan to introduce a resolution in the New York City Council that will call for a fair system of fares on both sides of New York City's bridges.
70-Foot Deep Sinkhole Unleashes Brutal Smell On Bay RidgeIt’s gone from bad to worse. A massive sinkhole has turned from traffic nightmare to sickening situation in Brooklyn. A sewer main broke more than two months ago in Bay Ridge, creating a huge hole in the street.
NYC Bill Would Ban Discrimination Based On Employment StatusFor many in this economy, the fact that they are unemployed isn't their fault. But some people are being denied a new job because they currently are without one.
Lawmaker Takes Aim At City's Hookah BarsMore and more hookah bars seem to be popping up across the city and one Brooklyn lawmaker is looking to put a stop to it.