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Public Advocate Candidate Eric Gioia debuts this new T.V. ad called "Games" in response to negative attacks by opponents Bill de Blasio and Mark Green. 

"Cy Vance has come up with a plan to bring the District Attorney's office into the 21st century."


Has China been making any progress reducing its output of global warming gases, and/or in tackling other environmental problems?      

Upcoming candidates forums, courtesy of the Historic Districts Council and GVSHP.

"Alan Gerson has been indirectly relying on taxpayer money to fund his campaign, so it makes sense that the CFB would not further subsidize Gerson's incompetence," said Pete Gleason, a Civil Rights Attorney and former FDNY Firefighter challenging Gerson in next month's Democratic primary for Lower Manhattan's 1st City Council District.

Continuing to rack up significant support from labor in this race, Manhattan DA candidate Richard Aborn received the endorsement of the Communications Workers of America (CWA) District 1, as well as a city local, CWA 1180, which represents municipal workers.

What are the pros and cons of feeding babies formula versus breast milk? And if I purchase formula, should I spend the extra money on the organic variety?

Educator Yetta Kurland has an important message about music in our schools!


Though the growing opinion seems to be that economic recovery is afoot, not everyone thinks so.  The Growth Stock Wire writer Jeff Clark seems to disagree.

The United Federation of Teachers, which represents more than 200,000 men and women in New York, announced their endorsement of Cy Vance for Manhattan District Attorney, with a boisterous rally on the steps of City Hall.