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Manhattan DA candidate Richard Aborn today announced two key endorsements: The Gay City News , and the AMF Local 802, the largest local union of professional musicians in the world. This is the union’s first endorsement for District Attorney since it was founded in 1921. 

Public Advocate Candidate Eric Gioia debuts this new T.V. ad called "Games" in response to negative attacks by opponents Bill de Blasio and Mark Green. 

"Cy Vance has come up with a plan to bring the District Attorney's office into the 21st century."


Has China been making any progress reducing its output of global warming gases, and/or in tackling other environmental problems?      

Upcoming candidates forums, courtesy of the Historic Districts Council and GVSHP.

"Alan Gerson has been indirectly relying on taxpayer money to fund his campaign, so it makes sense that the CFB would not further subsidize Gerson's incompetence," said Pete Gleason, a Civil Rights Attorney and former FDNY Firefighter challenging Gerson in next month's Democratic primary for Lower Manhattan's 1st City Council District.

Continuing to rack up significant support from labor in this race, Manhattan DA candidate Richard Aborn received the endorsement of the Communications Workers of America (CWA) District 1, as well as a city local, CWA 1180, which represents municipal workers.

What are the pros and cons of feeding babies formula versus breast milk? And if I purchase formula, should I spend the extra money on the organic variety?

Educator Yetta Kurland has an important message about music in our schools!


The United Federation of Teachers, which represents more than 200,000 men and women in New York, announced their endorsement of Cy Vance for Manhattan District Attorney, with a boisterous rally on the steps of City Hall.