Sen. Jose Peralta

New York Lawmakers Push For Regulations On Motorized ScootersSen. Jose Peralta and Assembly member Aravella Simotas are pushing for the Department of Motor Vehicles to maintain a registry, establish safety regulations, and set minimum liability insurance coverage.
Strip Billboard Mounted Over Queens Church Comes DownA billboard over a storefront church in Corona, Queens that advertised a strip club has come down.
Local Leaders React To Fatal Shooting Near Empire State BuildingThe incident, which comes less than two weeks after a knife-wielding man was shot dead by police in Times Square, is prompting some local leaders to call for stricter gun law