Bloomberg booed at annual St. Patrick’s Parade in storm-ravaged Rockaways

Kevin Sheehan and Kate Briquelet The New York Post 3/3/2013

Mayor Bloomberg was booed yesterday as he walked in the annual St. Patrick’s Parade in the hurricane-ravaged Rockaways.

The jeers grew so loud toward the end of the Queens parade that mayoral candidate and City Council Speaker Christine Quinn appeared to break away from the […]

Chuck Schumer to Staten Island Resident: 'I Know What You're Going Through, Sweetheart.'

Hurricane Sandy struck with a vengeance on Oct. 29, 2012, causing unprecedented destruction as 80 mph winds and record storm surges wreaked havoc across the East Coast, flooding tunnels, destroying homes and leaving more than 8 million without power. The superstorm is one of the costliest to ever hit the region, with property […]

Republican Wins House Race in New York, Seen as Obama Rebuke

Associated Press via FoxNews.com 9/14/2011

NEW YORK – Republicans have scored an upset victory in a New York City House race that became a referendum on President Barack Obama’s economic policies.

Retired media executive and political novice Bob Turner defeated Democratic state Assemblyman David Weprin (WEHP’-rihn) in a special election Tuesday to succeed Rep. Anthony […]