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Kitri Basilio Barcelona

Carla Escoda | Posted 12.26.2012 | Arts
Carla Escoda

Never have Santo Loquasto's elegant designs looked so perfect as in this glittering, yet intimate, setting, and the opening night audience seemed to take feisty Cuban ballerina Xiomara Reyes to their hearts.

Did Pedro Espada Jr. Use Tax Dollars To Pay A Ghostwriter ?

nypost.com | MITCHEL MADDUX and FREDRIC U. DICKER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Federal prosecutors are trying to determine if former state Senate Majority Leader Pedro Espada Jr. used tax money intended for his Bronx medical clin...

The New York Times Does Next Gen Dems

Room Eight | Room Eight | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
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Word on the street is that the New York Times (we won't name names, although we got 'em) is looking to identify NGD. ...

Bronx News Roundup, Sept. 14

Bronx News Network | Bronx News Network | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Library patrons will be happy to find out that the Baychester and Morris Park branches are extending their hours. Just ahead of the primary election t...

Pedro Espada Jr. Rises Up To Captain Senate

New York Times | NICHOLAS CONFESSORE | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Three months after a State Senate revolt catapulted him to infamy and power, Mr. Espada - audacious, unapologetic, a magnet for prosecutors - is seizi...

Espada Holds Court in Lofty New Office

Norwood News. | Norwood News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Pedro Espada Jr.'s new district office, eight months in the making, sits seven floors above the street in a swank office building on Fordham Road. It'...

Dem NY Assemblyman Calls Espada Thug

1010WINS | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP/ 1010 WINS) -- A Democratic assemblyman says Democratic Senate Majority Leader Pedro Espada should quit, saying the Bronx senator wh...

Pedro Espada Lofty New Office In Bronx

Bronx News Network | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Pedro Espada Jr.'s new district office, eight months in the making, sits seven floors above the street in a swank office building near Fordham Road. I...

Espada Holds Court in Lofty New Office

Bronx News Network | Bronx News Network | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
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Pedro Espada Jr. eats biscotti at his new district office near Fordham Road Pedro Espada Jr.'s new district office, eight months in the making, sits s...

Espada: Assaults are 'Hate Crimes'

Bronx News Network | Bronx News Network | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

This afternoon, State Senator Pedro Espada, Assemblyman Nelson Castro, and others, held a press conference on Walton Avenue at East 182nd Street, to b...

Celebrating Bronx Pride

Bronx News | Bronx News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
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CELEBRATING BRONX PRIDE: Hundreds turned out for the 4th Annual Bronx Community Pride Festival, held at Baretto Point Park, located at 1200 Vie...

Pedro Espada Hires, Fires Slumlord

Daily Intel. | Daily Intel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Interesting how this man's entire history managed to escape Espada until a newspaper mentioned it....

Espada Fires a New Aide Over Real Estate Scandals

New York Times | RAY RIVERA | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Pedro Espada Jr., the majority leader of the State Senate who is already at odds with tenant advocacy groups, appointed a new deputy chief of staff la...

Next! Espada Punts Another High-Ranking Staffer

NBC NewYork | NBC New York | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The Senate Majority Leader is now bidding adieu to a second appointee in less than a month. At least this one isn't family. ...

State Senator Daniel Squadron on His 'Surreal' First Session in Albany

Daily Intel. | Daily Intel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
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The 29-year-old on serving under Pedro Espada, being called "barely an adult" by a colleague, and discussing his embarrassment with the Albany stalema...

Espada's Nonprofit Clunkers Raise Eyebrows

NBC NewYork | NBC New York | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

State Senate Majority Leader Perdo Espada Jr.'s Bronx charity, which is under investigation by the state Attorney General's Office, is reportedly also...

Did Espada Lie For $3 Million Grant?

Times Union | JAMES M. ODATO | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

ALBANY --- The attorney general's office is investigating if Senate Majority Leader Pedro Espada Jr. submitted false statements in a grant application...

Some Good Press for Espada -- No Joke!

Bronx News Network | Bronx News Network | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

In its editorial today, the Daily News gives State Senator Pedro Espada rare props for confronting an agribusiness company, Hudson Valley Foie Gras, w...

Espada Power Grab a Ploy for Pork: Report

NBC NewYork | NBC New York | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The New York State Senate coup that cost taxpayers millions was spurred by Sen. Espada's desire to get money for groups he controlled, a report says. ...

Golisano and Espada: Together Forever (Again)

Room Eight | Room Eight | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
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The Albany Times-Union today tells us that Tom Golisano's guys--that'd be Pedro Espada and Steve Pigeon--have gone on another hiring...

The Senate Makes It Up to Pedro Espada

Daily Intel. | Daily Intel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

And Espada makes it up to someone who funneled money meant for AIDS patients into his campaign. ...

Senate Democrats Authorized $350,000 For Espada New Hires And Pay Raises

Times Union | IRENE JAY LIU | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

As Sen. Pedro Espada Jr. fended off scrutiny over his son's short-lived Senate job, the chamber's Democrat leaders authorized $350,000 in pay raises a...

Espada Son Never Even Showed Up for Cushy State Gig

Daily Intel. | Daily Intel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

You'd think, for a $120,000 made-up position, you'd at least test out the office coffee....

Espada Says District Office Opening 'Imminent'

Bronx News Network | Bronx News Network | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

State Senator Pedro Espada's PR guy Steve Mangione says his boss is expecting to pick up the keys to his new district office on the seventh floor of F...

Espada Gets Nada

NBC NewYork | NBC New York | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Pedro G. steps down as his father, Pedro Jr., insists there was nothing wrong. ...