nyc elections 2013

2013 general election guide
2013 general election guide
Politics Queens Courier Staff 11/01/2013 at 4:22PM

As the clock ticks closer to the general election on Tuesday, November 5, The Courier, in our continuing election coverage, brings you our voters’ guide. Polls are open from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. Be sure to cast your ballot for mayor, public advocate, city comptroller, borough president, city council and even judges. According to the Board [...]

Costa Constantinides eyeing Vallone’s seat in 22nd Council District
Costa Constantinides eyeing Vallone’s seat in 22nd Council District
Politics Angy Altamirano 10/25/2013 at 11:48AM

After winning the Democratic primary last month, Costa Constantinides is ready to head into the General Election to fill departing Councilmember Peter Vallone Jr.’s seat in the 22nd Council District. “I think Astoria has always been a great place to live, I had a wonderful childhood growing up here,” he said. “It’s a wonderful place [...]

Paul Vallone wins District 19 primary in final vote count, Shafran concedes
Paul Vallone wins District 19 primary in final vote count, Shafran concedes
Politics Melissa Chan 9/17/2013 at 6:05PM

Paul Vallone can pop the champagne bottle — again. Final vote counts officially sealed the win for the Flushing attorney in a hard-fought and close Democratic primary race for City Council. “I couldn’t be any more excited,” said Vallone, 46. “It was a delayed week, but it was very exciting.” Vallone declared his victory on [...]

Primary Day voters’ guide
Primary Day voters’ guide
Politics Queens Courier Staff 9/09/2013 at 8:47AM

Mark your calendars: Tuesday, September 10 is Primary Day. Voting is our American right, and we strongly urge everyone to make his or her way to the polls. There is no excuse. On Election Day, polling places are open from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. According to the Board of Elections, you can find your [...]