Jerry Iannece

Community board chair fires back at Walcott over school employee threats
Community board chair fires back at Walcott over school employee threats
Northeast Melissa Chan 5/14/2013 at 2:04PM

The city’s schools chancellor chastised a community board leader after residents allegedly threatened his employees at a rowdy Bayside meeting last week. “I would never allow anyone to be treated in this manner and would expect that you have the same standard,” Dennis Walcott said. The head of the city’s public education system expressed his [...]

Neighborhood watch proposed in 111th Precinct
Neighborhood watch proposed in 111th Precinct
News Melissa Chan 12/06/2012 at 7:39AM

A surge in burglaries has officers in the 111th Precinct placing the call out for residents interested in starting up a neighborhood watch program. The precinct has seen burglaries spike to 20 in a one-week period, as compared to two the 111th reported last year, according to Community Affairs Officer Bill Conway. Homes between Northern [...]

City Council seats draw big names
City Council seats draw big names
News Melissa Chan 10/19/2012 at 2:20PM

A handful of political hopefuls in northeast Queens are already mulling over a chance to join the city’s lawmaking body next year. The draw of taking over one vacant city council seat and possibly ousting one of the borough’s only two Republicans in another district has been luring in a number of interested candidates. Councilmember [...]

Nily Rozic bests Jerry Iannece in 25th District race
Nily Rozic bests Jerry Iannece in 25th District race
News Melissa Chan 9/14/2012 at 1:10AM

First-time candidate Nily Rozic of the 25th Assembly District is one step closer to Albany after overtaking her Queens County Democratic Party-backed opponent by close to 500 votes last week, according to unofficial results. “This campaign reveals the true believers, the true Democrats, the true feminists, the true progressives, the true reformers and really the [...]

Primary guide: Meet the candidates in Assembly District 38
Primary guide: Meet the candidates in Assembly District 38
News Queens Courier Staff 9/12/2012 at 10:37AM

As the clock ticks closer to state primaries on Thursday, September 13, The Courier would like to provide you, the reader and the voter, with a fair, detailed guide of who is running in your district. We have provided a list of candidates, who they are, what they stand for and what they want to continue to do if they [...]

Primary guide: Meet the candidates in Assembly District 40
Primary guide: Meet the candidates in Assembly District 40
News Queens Courier Staff 9/11/2012 at 2:28PM

As the clock ticks closer to state primaries on Thursday, September 13, The Courier would like to provide you, the reader and the voter, with a fair, detailed guide of who is running in your district. We have provided a list of candidates, who they are, what they stand for and what they want to continue to do if they [...]

Primary guide: Meet the candidates in Assembly District 33
Primary guide: Meet the candidates in Assembly District 33
News Queens Courier Staff 9/10/2012 at 2:32PM

As the clock ticks closer to state primaries on Thursday, September 13, The Courier would like to provide you, the reader and the voter, with a fair, detailed guide of who is running in your district. We have provided a list of candidates, who they are, what they stand for and what they want to continue to do if they [...]

Primary guide: Meet the candidates in Assembly District 25
Primary guide: Meet the candidates in Assembly District 25
Politics Queens Courier Staff 9/09/2012 at 11:14AM

As the clock ticks closer to state primaries on Thursday, September 13, The Courier would like to provide you, the reader and the voter, with a fair, detailed guide of who is running in your district. We have provided a list of candidates, who they are, what they stand for and what they want to continue to do if they [...]