Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2011

Turner trumps Weprin for 9th Congressional seat

Retired Republican businessman Bob Turner upset state Assemblyman David Weprin (D-Little Neck) to win the race to fill the 9th District U.S. Congress seat vacated by Anthony Weiner amid scandal in June, according to preliminary results provided by the Associated Press. Comment.

City should pay for broken Bellerose water line: Avella

State Sen. Tony Avella (D-Bayside) stood at the corner of 89th Avenue and the Cross Island Parkway service road in Bellerose Tuesday, where he said homeowner Arthur Collazo was required to pay $3,000 to fix a water line that ruptured under the city-owned street during the Aug. 23 earthquake. Comment.

Monday, Sept. 12, 2011

Two bandits hit Forest Hills, Rego Park

Police released sketches of two men suspected of robbing residents at gunpoint within the 112th Precinct, which encompasses Forest Hills and Rego Park. Comment.

Giuliani calls Obama’s job plan ‘warm spit’ at Turner rally

Republican Bob Turner will know if he won the race for New York’s 9th Congressional seat Tuesday night, but he got some last-minute support from former Mayor Rudy Giuliani in Forest Hills this afternoon. Comment.

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