Events for August 17, 2006

The New York Young Republican Club hosts Ken Mehlman at their monthly meeting.

The Log Cabin Republicans hold a meeting on ‘Making the Case for Marriage Equality.’

Construction begins on the World Trade Center memorial and museum.

Local immigrant organizations deliver thousands of voter registration forms to the Board of Elections.

Betsy Gotbaum releases a report on gender participation in the Public Schools Athletic League on the steps of City Hall.

John Edwards campaigns with Ned Lamont in Connecticut.

Tom Suozzi announces the first Nassau county Restaurant Week in Mineola and then unveils plans for state education reform at City Hall.

—Nicole Brydson

Events for August 17, 2006