Archive | Politics

From Albanian Roots to an Albany Job: Mark Gjonaj’s Long Trail to the Assembly

Assembly candidate Mark Gjonaj came from humble beginnings and will most likely be the first Albanian-American in the New York State Assembly.

Read the full story

Posted in Bronx Beats, North Central Bronx, Politics0 Comments

Obama the Favorite in this Bronx Barbershop

Ghanaian immigrants may be 5,000 miles away from their homeland, but they are deeply engaged in America’s presidential election.

Read the full story

Posted in Featured, Politics, Southern Bronx0 Comments

Judge Dismissed Electioneering Charges Against Arroyo

A losing candidate for the 84th District State Assembly seat sought a new election.

Read the full story

Posted in Bronx Neighborhoods, Politics0 Comments

Latino Voters Say No Way to Romney

A BronxInk survey found that 90 percent of Hispanic voters were planning to vote for President Barack Obama; 0 percent for his Republican challenger

Read the full story

Posted in Bronx Neighborhoods, East Bronx, Featured, North Central Bronx, Politics, Southern Bronx0 Comments

Bernard Kerik Hovers Over the DiTommaso Perjury Trial

“These defendants thought that Bernard B. Kerik had juice, power and influence,” the Bronx prosecutor argued in the Sept. 27 perjury trial of two friends of the jailed former police commissioner.

Read the full story

Posted in Bronx Neighborhoods, Crime, Featured, Front Page, Money, Politics, Southern Bronx0 Comments

Newcomer Trounces Incumbent in Bid for Bronx State Assembly Seat

Mark Gjonaj defeated incumbent Naomi Rivera, becoming the first Albanian American with a shot at the 80th district state assembly seat.

Read the full story

Posted in Bronx Neighborhoods, Featured, Politics0 Comments

Incumbent Arroyo Pummels Both Primary Challengers

Carmen Arroyo defeated Maximino Rivera and Charles Serrano in the Thursday Democratic primary election to remain Assemblywoman for the 84th district.

Read the full story

Posted in Bronx Neighborhoods, Politics, Southern Bronx0 Comments

City Limits: Crackdown on HIV drug black market

City legislators are trying to toughen sanctions for buyers and sellers of HIV medications on the black market.

Read the full story

Posted in Bronx Neighborhoods, Featured, Health, Politics0 Comments

Page 3 of 1112345...10...Last »