Politics

Monday, March 17, 2014

Glen Oaks

South Asian activist eyes Albany seat in eastern Qns

An activist in eastern Queens’ South Asian community who pushed to redraw his state Assembly district is eyeing a seat in Albany. Comment.

Sunday, March 16, 2014

Corona

Sen. Gillibrand guests at Ferreras women’s brunch

City Councilwoman Julissa Ferreras’ (D-East Elmhurst) fledgling Women’s Leadership and Empowerment Brunch drew the star-power of U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) Sunday afternoon. Comment.

Friday, March 14, 2014

Hollis

Indicted state Sen. Malcolm Smith plans virtual golf outing

It’s not the Cold Spring Country Club on Long Island, but federally indicted state Sen. Malcolm Smith (D-Hollis) is hoping a virtual golf game will help fill a campaign well that has nearly run dry. Comments (2).

Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Glen Oaks

South Asian activist eyes unnamed seat in eastern Queens

An activist in eastern Queens’ South Asian community is eyeing a seat in Albany, and while it may seem like an opportune time for the Glen Oaks resident to take a shot at either his state senator or assemblyman, one insider suggested it may just be a move to raise his profile. Comments (2).

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