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Cohen tries to rally support for TRUMP bill Councilman Andrew Cohen introduced a resolution in City Hall last week designed to pressure lawmakers in Albany to pass the Tax Returns Uniformly Made … more
What’s there to talk about on a Sunday afternoon? Well, if you’re elected officials representing Riverdale at the city, state and federal levels, then it ranges from Donald Trump to local … more
In the past year, the Hudson River Greenway initiative in Riverdale has made significant progress.  Not only did state Sen. Jeff Klein allocate funding for the Metropolitan Transportation … more
A movement for combatting staggering suicide rates among veterans and providing psychological and other help to service people has been founded in Riverdale, organized by two local veterans, … more
In his 29 years in Congress, U.S. Rep. Eliot Engel has become famous for hearty handshakes with president after president as they walked down the aisle to address joint sessions of Congress. Not … more
Councilman Andrew Cohen has criticized planned fare hikes at the Metropolitan Transportation Authority, saying an increased fare would leave out New York’s poorest commuters.  In a … more
U.S. Rep. Eliot Engel will speak with residents during a town hall meeting on March 5 at 12:30 p.m. at the College of Mount Saint Vincent, organizers said. The meeting is sponsored by NYCD16 … more
The New York City public advocate has a number of jobs, including acting as a non-voting, citywide member of the City Council, being first in the line of succession for mayor and investigating the … more
When a local resident asked Mayor Bill de Blasio if he would make a commitment to extending the Hudson River Greenway into Riverdale his answer was a definite “maybe.” De Blasio … more
Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. began his eighth annual State of the Borough Address with a call to “reunify the neighborhood.” He did so because the auditorium at John F. … more
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