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FILE - A police car patrols in Brooklyn. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Park Slope Teens Discuss Experiences With Cops During Town Hall Meeting

Student after student stepped up to the mic to share their experiences with the police on Friday night.


Gov. Chris Christie speaks during a Town Hall Meeting  (file/credit: Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

Christie Calls For Changes To State Pensions, Wants Realty Transfer Fees Tossed

Gov. Chris Christie’s town hall meeting in Somerset on Tuesday focused on the state budget.


Gov. Chris Christie at a town hall meeting in Belmar, March 25, 2014. (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Gov. Christie Hears From Jersey Shore Residents At Belmar Town Hall Meeting

It has been nearly 17 months since Sandy roared ashore and devastated homes and businesses. Some of those who are affected by the storm made their voices heard Tuesday.


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Bronx Residents Debate Plan For Major League Soccer Stadium

A proposal for a new soccer venue adjacent to Yankee Stadium drew strong words on both sides of the issue at a town hall meeting in the Bronx Wednesday night.


Harold Kozak puts a question to the panel at a town meeting on election year issues at Wagner College in Staten Island on June 27, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Concerned Residents Talk Election Year Issues At Town Meeting In Staten Island

Themes that had emerged from previous meetings included concern about affordable housing, education, and hospital access among many other issues.


A resident asks a question of our panel at our town meeting in Queens on June 25, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Queens Residents Raise The Big Issues At Town Hall Meeting

Queens residents talked about the issues they want to ask mayoral candidates Tuesday evening, in the fourth in a series of town hall meetings.



Residents Talk Issues At Town Hall Meeting In Brooklyn

Brooklyn residents turned out Tuesday evening for the third in a series of town hall meetings to discuss local issues.


Maurice DuBois, Juliet Papa, Marcia Kramer, Marlene Peralta, Peter Haskell and Susan Lerner at Lehman College in the Bronx on June 11, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Bronx Residents Turn Out To Discuss Local Issues At Town Hall Meeting

Residents of the Bronx gathered at Lehman College Tuesday evening, for the second in a series of town hall meetings to discuss local issues.


Former New Jersey Gov., and former U.S. Senator Jon Corzine. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

‘Jon Corzine’ Becomes GOP Campaign Fodder In New Jersey

Though the former Democratic governor doesn’t even live in New Jersey anymore, Gov. Chris Christie keeps bringing up the name of the opponent he unseated in 2009.


Hoboken Red Tag

Hoboken Residents Vent Frustration After Gas Is Cut Off At Their Homes

Residents of Hoboken expressed their frustration Monday night at a town hall meeting with representatives of the Federal Emergency Management Agency.


New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (credit: Craig Ruttle/AP, FILE)

Gov. Chris Christie Gives New Jersey Legislature Failing Grades

Speaking at a town hall meeting in Hamilton in Mercer County Tuesday, Christie chastised what he called the “do-nothing Legislature.”