City Council member Margaret Chin with Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito. Photo via Chin's Twitter feed.

Council Approves Margaret Chin’s “Adult Day Care” Oversight Legislation

Squadron "town hall" at P.S. 142.

Squadron Holds Housing Town Hall

State Sen. Daniel Squadron.

Squadron Hosts Tenant Town Hall on the Lower East Side


Election Night Roundup: Lower East Side Democrats Win Handedly

East 6th Street at 2nd Avenue; Sunday afternoon.

Miriam Friedlander Way Dedicated on East 6th Street

Lena Dunham, Soke Jonze at last night's Lowline benefit. Photos courtesy: Andrew Einhorn and Jammi York

Deputy Mayor Alicia Glen Gives Lowline a Vote of Confidence

Chin at Columbus Park this weekend with Borough President candidate Julie Menin.

Real Estate Board Opposes Chin Bill That Would Mandate Tenant Relocation Funds


Elected Officials: Steven Croman’s “Pattern of Tenant Harassment Must Come to an End”

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Council Member Chin Allocates $600,000 For New Seward Park Basketball Courts

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NYCHA Community Centers Saved; Council member Chin Celebrates

City Council member Margaret Chin spoke yesterday during a bill signing ceremony at City Hall.

Mayor Signs Council Member Chin’s Senior Rent Relief Bill

Community Board 3 Chairperson Gigi Li in September of last year at a news conference announcing the Essex Crossing development team.

Marlow Will Challenge Community Board 3 Chairperson Gigi Li

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Politicos Champion Lunar New Year Legislation in Chinatown

File photo: Gigi Li with Council members Margaret Chin and Rosie Mendez.

Race & Politics: CB3 Chairperson Gigi Li’s Leadership Appointments Criticized (Updated 2:40 p.m.)

William Rapfogel, David Cohen.

Rapfogel, Cohen Admit to Roles in Met Council Embezzlement Scheme

William Rapfogel, David Cohen.

In Manhattan State Supreme Court this morning, William Rapfogel, former head of the Met Council on Jewish Poverty, pleaded guilty …