In another sign that national Dems are looking to New York — and an anticipated Hillary landslide — to pick up seats in the House, DCCC Chair Rahm Emanuel just called to talk about Congressman John Sweeney.
Emanuel just told reporters a few minutes ago on a conference call that U.S. Rep. John Sweeney really, Read More
The Sun reports that the Javits expansion plan comes down to the vote of the Public Authorities Control Board, and Sheldon Silver.
AP reports Richard Brodsky has asked John Sweeney to appear before an assembly committee to answer questions about a $27,000 Lake Placid ski weekend.
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Tomorrow morning, CSEA safety and health activists kick off a statewide Safety and Health Conference (pdf) in Lake Placid.
The Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation at Columbia University hosts a conference titled Searching for the Just City.
A march for peace, justice and democracy will begin at Read More
“Is that what you eat
before an Ironman?” I asked, taking a seat next to a tall, 40-ish Texan digging
into a burger and fries at the lunch counter across the street from the Ironman
Lake Placid race tent. He was lean and looked vaguely like Donald Sutherland.
“It’s what I eat,” he shrugged. Read More
A Boy’s Life in Scotland
From a 20-hour, six-installment Chinese opera at Lincoln Center, to a stage full of naked boys singing in Greenwich Village, there’s something for everyone in this summer of confusion. Clutching at straws, movie marquees change frequently in these dog days, offering everything from the sophomoric, submental humor of Austin Powers Read More