Election Day

Addabbo, Ulrich suspend campaigns as they aid in Sandy recovery
Addabbo, Ulrich suspend campaigns as they aid in Sandy recovery
Central Terence M. Cullen 11/02/2012 at 4:01PM

In a week expected to be packed with last-minute campaigning, the candidates for the Senate District 15 have put it to the wayside as their respective districts still recover from damages caused by Hurricane Sandy. Incumbent State Senator Joseph Addabbo and Councilmember Eric Ulrich, locked in one of the tightest races in the borough, have [...]

October 12 last day to register for general election, mayoral primary
October 12 last day to register for general election, mayoral primary
News Billy Rennison 10/09/2012 at 8:17AM

If you want to cast a ballot in this year’s presidential election — or next year’s mayoral primary — October 12 is the last day to register to vote. New York ranks near the bottom of the country in voter registration; less than 64 percent of eligible residents are registered to vote, ranking the state [...]

Queens Election Day results
Queens Election Day results
News Billy Rennison 11/09/2011 at 11:36AM

Election Day was quiet in Queens with only three races on the ballot – two of which featured only a single candidate. Both Queens District Attorney Richard A. Brown and Councilmember Ruben Wills retained their seats after running unopposed in their respective elections. Brown secured his record sixth consecutive term as county prosecutor. The D.A., [...]

No garbage collection on Election Day
News Billy Rennison 11/07/2011 at 10:25AM

There will be no garbage or recycling collection on Election Day, Tuesday, November 8.  Sanitation Department administrative offices will be closed. Residents who normally receive Tuesday garbage collection should place their trash out at curbside Tuesday after 4 p.m. for pickup.  Those receiving Tuesday recycling collection will not have their recycling picked up until the [...]