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Friday, Oct 23, 2009

Candidates for Mayor

Candidates for Mayor

The mayor is the chief executive officer of the City of New York, responsible for the effectiveness and integrity of city government operations.

Friday, Oct 23, 2009

Candidates for Comptroller

Candidates for Comptroller

The comptroller is the city's chief financial officer.

Friday, Oct 23, 2009

Candidates for Public Advocate

Candidates for Public Advocate

The city's public advocate position acts as a go-between, monitoring the public information and complaint programs of city agencies and investigating and trying to resolve complaints about city agencies.

Friday, Oct 23, 2009

Candidates for Manhattan Borough President and Council Seats

Candidates for Manhattan Borough President and Council Seats

The Borough Presidents are the chief executives of each borough. The City Council is the legislative, or law-making, branch of city government.

Friday, Oct 23, 2009

Candidates for Brooklyn Borough President and Council Seats

Candidates for Brooklyn Borough President and Council Seats

The Borough Presidents are the chief executives of each borough. The City Council is the legislative, or law-making, branch of city government.

Friday, Oct 23, 2009

Candidates for Queens Borough President and Council Seats

Candidates for Queens Borough President and Council Seats

The Borough Presidents are the chief executives of each borough. The City Council is the legislative, or law-making, branch of city government.

Friday, Oct 23, 2009

Candidates for Bronx Borough President and Council Seats

Candidates for Bronx Borough President and Council Seats

The City Council is the legislative, or law-making, branch of city government.

Friday, Oct 23, 2009

Candidates for Staten Island Borough President and Council Seats

Candidates for Staten Island Borough President and Council Seats

The Borough Presidents are the chief executives of each borough. The City Council is the legislative, or law-making, branch of city government.

Monday, Jul 27, 2009

Peter Vallone, City Council

Peter Vallone, City Council

Peter F. Vallone Jr is running in Council District 22, representing Astoria and the surrounding communities.

Friday, Sep 11, 2009

Carly Simon Sings "Let the River Run"

Carly Simon Sings "Let the River Run"

Musician Carly Simon performs her award-winning song with her children, Ben and Sally Taylor.

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