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What's In a (Horse's) Name? Maybe a Grand for Someone

Joe Favorito | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Joe Favorito

Yonkers Raceway, one old time track that has always been known for innovation, is still finding ways to pull in bodies and garner some good old fashioned horse sense publicity.

A Sad Day for Brooklyn: Atlantic Yards Groundbreaking

John Petro | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
John Petro

In theory, it should be everything that a progressive urban policy analyst like me would want from a new development. But, somehow, Atlantic Yards developer Forest City Ratner got it all wrong.

Governor Paterson "Scandal" Story Gets Front Page Treatment In New York Papers

Huffington Post | David Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

It was only a matter of time until the rumored Governor Paterson scandal was given the ol' front page treatment by the local New York tabloids. Both ...

Governor Paterson's Sight Hurting Job Performance

Staten Island Advance | Judy L. Randall | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Gov. David Paterson's visual impairment has hindered his ability to govern, state Sen. Diane Savino said yesterday. In an unus...

David Paterson's New York Struggle

Politicker NY | Jimmy Vielkind | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

ALBANY--"Governor Paterson is having a rough time," State Senator Liz Krueger, a liberal, loyal Democrat, told The Observer during a break before a le...

Governor Paterson Gains Popularity As Voters Shift Anger Toward Senate

Observer | Jimmy Vielkind | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

ALBANY - David Paterson's poll numbers have climbed slightly, for the second month in a row, as voters surveyed in a poll released today perceive him ...

Senate Chaos Cost Taxpayers $5M

New York Post | Brendan Scott | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

ALBANY -- It could go down as the most expensive circus in state history. The Senate's monthlong descent into chaos wasted more than $5 million in sta...

Marriage Bill on N.Y. Senate Agenda

Advocate | Advocate | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

New York governor David Paterson placed the marriage equality bill at the top of the list of items for senators to consider in a special...