Democratic Challenger Michael Ryan’s attempt to unseat GOP incumbent Daniel Donovan has ended about as badly as the first. Backing by some unions and U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand couldn’t stop Ryan from losing in a landslide.
The New York City Commissioner of Sanitation has deputized an unknown number of “litter busters” to watch for people dumping garbage from their car along the road.
Rendered homeless in 1982, Yvonne McCain started a lawsuit against the city that ultimately ensured families with children would get decent emergency shelter. She died Saturday in the subsidized Staten Island apartment she loved.
Eight people took a cab from Zuccotti Park to New Dorp to protest Grimm’s vote on new trade agreement. Grimm said the protest wasn’t worthy of comment. Not true.
The NYPD admits ticket-fixing is happening city-wide. So how come the only cases being prosecuted are in the Bronx? The Bronx District Attorney says cases are being referred to other boroughs, but no one is touching them.
Nicole Malliotakis (R-East Shore/Brooklyn) says parents should be able to choose a less graphic, more abstinence-based sex ed program than the schools will provide.
Island activist Joe Valentin wants to protest the bridge toll hikes by … somehow … boycotting them. But what if we just didn’t leave Staten Island on weekends? What if we cut back just enough to be heard? Still sound crazy?
Evangelist Harold Camping predicted Judgment Day would occur last May 21. Now he says today is the day that God comes around and kills off all the unrighteous.
After Grimm backed the GOP’s establishment candidate against Tea Party darlings, Ron Paul fans picketed the Staten Island Rep’s office. Guy Molinari tried to wise them up.
The Tea Party backed Grimm in his run for Congress. But he’s being pragmatic and following Guy Molinari – backing the GOP’s establishment candidate for president.