Fri, Feb 21, 2014, 3:48am
Out of 32 votes for the 13th Congressional district, 28 members voted to endorse Rangel, two voted for uptown State Sen. Adriano Espaillat, and none voted for newcomer Michael Walrond.
Wed, Jan 22, 2014, 1:33am
Local activists keen on making a stretch of Morningside Avenue safer for pedestrians hope recent accidents and a renewed citywide concern for road safety will provide the political will to move a long-awaited traffic-calming plan for the avenue forward.
Wed, Oct 16, 2013, 3:16am
Veteran Harlem politician Inez Dickens has her heart set on becoming speaker of the City Council early next year, but a number of new challenges stand in her way.
Wed, Sep 11, 2013, 4:14am
City Council member Inez Dickens overwhelmingly won re-election in the Democratic primary Tuesday night, setting the stage for her campaign to become City Council speaker in the coming months.
Fri, Sep 6, 2013, 12:47am
In Harlem’s District 9, community banker Vince Morgan is giving City Council member Inez Dickens a run for her money, gaining traction with major endorsements and an aggressive campaign.
Wed, Sep 4, 2013, 1:53am
In honor of Teachers College's 125th anniversary, students, faculty, locals, and city officials celebrated its history, legacy, and a new street sign bearing the college's name.
Mon, Apr 8, 2013, 5:22am
Corey Ortega joined with local political figures and nonprofit partners on Saturday to celebrate the grand opening of his newly formed West Harlem Progressive Democratic Club.
Wed, Feb 20, 2013, 2:32pm
City Council member Inez Dickens has an official challenger in Vince Morgan, SIPA ’06, a former congressional candidate and an outspoken critic of Columbia’s Manhattanville expansion.
Fri, Nov 30, 2012, 3:40am
A total of $1.2 million was pledged by City Council member Inez Dickens and Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer to fix two aging staircases between Riverside Park and St. Clair Place and Tiemann Place.
Fri, Nov 16, 2012, 6:01am
The plan adopted Thursday could put in place many of the changes proposed in earlier draft maps, which have been met with strong opposition from local politicians and residents.