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Two petitions. Two points of view. All over one location — 5731 Broadway. more
When the Bronx does something, it does it big. And that couldn't be more true than it was Wednesday when dozens of Bronx leaders and political organizations officially announced their support for Mayor Bill de Blasio's re-election campaign. more
Although the forum itself took place after The Riverdale Press was sent to the printers this week, Councilman Fernando Cabrera was expected to be a no-show at a candidate forum hosted by the Northwest Bronx Community & Clergy Coalition at Monroe College. more
One of the most salient issues affecting New York politics over the past several years has been the formation and existence of the Independent Democratic Conference in the state senate and how it affects the balance of Democrats and Republicans in Albany. more
U.S. Rep. Adriano Espaillat took to the House floor in Washington July 19 to remember New York Police Department officer Miosotis Familia, who was shot and killed July 5 in the Bronx. more
It’s the early morning rush hour and Deborah Wallace stands at a bus stop near Kappock Street and Knolls Crescent. more
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Just a year after effectively losing a battle to get homeless families out of a Broadway hotel, elected officials and community leaders were caught by surprise yet again when word got out that a recently constructed apartment building at 5731 Broadway would become a shelter for more than 80 homeless families. more
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Many may remember Bracha Graber as the city social worker-turned-whistleblower who exposed citywide foster care fraud in the early 1990s. more
When Dwhani Patel gave birth to her son, she had to pay a lot of the hospital costs out of pocket — even though she had private insurance. On top of that, her employer gave her no maternity leave. more
Councilman Fernando Cabrera can’t seem to get away from one video that some of his opponents believe endorse the death penalty for homosexuals in some countries. more
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