Bronx Councilman Says Scammers Targeting Family Of Lesandro 'Junior' Guzman-FelizRitchie Torres (D-15th) says Junior's family is going through yet another round of heartbreak after the brutal slaying of the 15-year-old outside a Bronx bodega.
Councilman Calls For Cuomo To Declare State Of Emergency For NYCHACity Councilman Robert Cornegy (D-36th) has publicly called for Gov. Andrew Cuomo to step in and take action about the mess at the New York City Housing Authority.
New Bill Would Keep Felons Off New York City BallotsTwo members of the New York City Council are introducing a bill to keep felons off the ballot.
Councilman Wants Corner Named For Soldier Killed Saving Lives During Bronx FireFamilies affected by a deadly Bronx fire, are getting help from their fellow New Yorkers.
Legislation Would Require 311 To Allow For Social Media Complaints In NYCDisgruntled New Yorkers call 311 60,000 times every day – complaining about everything from unshoveled sidewalks to noisy neighbors.
City Councilman Suggests Reminding Voters Of Elections They've MissedA member of the New York City Council has come up with an idea to get more people out to the polls.
Report: Sex Offenders Live In NYC Public Housing Despite LawSome registered sex offenders live at New York City Housing Authority complexes despite a federal law barring them from public housing, according to a report released Tuesday.
Arthur Avenue Tree Lighting Ceremony Back On After CancellationThe Arthur Avenue tree lighting ceremony at Ciccarone Park is back on after initially being cancelled because of budget issues due to a panhandling problem.
LGBT Senior Centers To Open In All BoroughsOne advocacy group says a third of gay seniors live in poverty in New York City, and one city councilman has decided to do something about it.