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Mr. Barron Goes to Albany

One day during the last of his three terms in the City Council, Brooklyn Rep. Charles Barron—a self-described black radical and socialist representing impoverished East New York—entered the Council chamber and sat down next to Councilman Mark Weprin. 1,369 more words

Dear Assembly

Can we do this? Would you allow us to offer an objective and realistic assessment without getting your back up? Can we offer some constructive criticism that won’t be instantly rejected on the false assumption that we’re Republicans or some other perceived adversary? 587 more words

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Name a Street After Yourself, Then Later They'll Name a Lake After Your Grandson

Hoyt Street is a street within the Elmwood Village neighborhood of the West Side of Buffalo.  The street runs between Ferry Street and Forest Avenue, parallel to Elmwood Avenue and Grant Street.   1,151 more words


NY lawmakers look at help for child immigrants

NEW YORK (AP) - Members of New York’s state Assembly are reviewing the state’s role in caring for children who enter the country illegally without their parents. 71 more words