2013 ELECTIONS: District 23

Safety Key Between Weprin, Concannon Over the summer, Reform candidate Joe Concannon decided to run against Councilman Mark Weprin (D-Oakland Gardens) due to their opposing views on Stop and Frisk. Concannon entered the race soon after the Community Safety Act was passed by the City Council in August. Weprin voted for the act, saying it […]

In Your Opinion

Make Florida Off Limits To The Editor: The Trayvon Martin slaying verdict has outraged millions, including our President. But so far, only Stevie Wonder has shown a sensible solution – Boycott Florida. The pop music superstar refuses to perform there until Florida repeals its Stand Your Ground law that triggered Trayvon’s murder. Other entertainers, like […]