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  • New York City Skyline
    Back to the future New York edition
    Some reading this column are old enough to remember the last quarter of the twentieth century. The years when Apple Computer was just an upstart, the internet was in its infancy, E-mail was a new trend, and Cell phones were for the rich. Big hair...
  • Andrew Cuomo
    The Moreland commission or whitewashing corruption
    In the years since Andrew Cuomo has been a public servant we New Yorkers have had to endure 32 different scandals. (Most wanted) From his start as New York’s Attorney General to his election as governor we have witnessed more perp walks than...
  • Heroin prevention program
    Smack down on heroin epidemic
    Governor Cuomo and Albany legislators announced a bill for tougher laws on the State's growing heroin epidemic. The new programs address the issue to protect New Yorkers, especially “the youngest in our communities, who represent a...
  • Long Islanders protest against fracking, LNG offshore terminal
    Long Island protesters to send anti-fracking message to Cuomo at McCarthy event
    Over 100 Long Island residents plan to protest outside a political fundraiser tonight feting retiring Congresswoman Carolyn McCarthy, where Governor Andrew Cuomo is scheduled to appear, to send a message of opposition to fracking in New York State...
  • Andrew Cuomo
    Startup Andrew Cuomo’s political ambitions
    By now you have seen the latest of Andrew Cuomo’s attempt to fool people into starting businesses in New York called Start up New York. Considering it has run 2,352 national airings it would be hard to miss. (Startup NY) It is an offshoot of...
  • Cuomo to expand college programs for inmates
    Cuomo pledges money to inmates to obtain college education
    Yesterday, Governor Cuomo announced that inmates will have more opportunities to obtain college degrees for free.According to Newsday, at the annual meeting of the Black, Puerto Rican, Hispanic, and Asian Legislative Caucus in Albany Cuomo said...
  • Andrew Cuomo
    No country for old white men
    Andrew Cuomo in a rare moment of candor said that what he considers “extreme conservatives have no place in New York State”. It might have been he felt confident talking to another government employee since the interview was with Susan...
  • NY Senate
    Cuomo gambles on voter apathy to change constitution
    For all the publicity it has received you could be excused from entering the polls today to elect local candidates and finding to your surprise constitutional amendments listed on the reverse side of your ballot. Our New York State Constitution is...
  • Khloe Kardashian's T-shirt upsets Andrew Cuomo
    Cuomo warns Khloe and it pays off: The Kardashian’s tight shirt is gone
    New York Governor Andrew Cuomo warned Khloe Kardashian to quit selling a specific T-shirt, and according to a May 20 report by the New York Daily News, he defeated the reality show star -- the offending garment has been removed from the website...
  • Dr. Margaret Cuomo
    Angelina Jolie joined by Margaret Cuomo in wanting 'A World Without Cancer'
    On May 14 it was Angelina Jolie who shocked the world by announcing she had a double mastectomy in order to elude cancer, Reuters reported. But it was Dr. Margaret I. Cuomo--the daughter of former Gov. Mario Cuomo, and the sister of the current...
  • “New York State, open for business”
    NY gets disaster relief from liberal policies
    New York has been liberal as long as anyone can remember. Because of that New York has high taxes, a high cost of living, too many regulations to count, and a state government with a record 32 scandals in seven years. That could also explain the...
  • Automatic Firearm
    Prepare for the gun ban revolt, NY’s Cuomo working on strict laws
    It was announced this evening, Jan. 8, 2013, by CBSNewYork that New York’s Governor, Andrew Cuomo is negotiating for strict gun controls in his state.CBSNewYork quoted Cuomo as saying,“It’s a very divisive topic,” Cuomo...
  • Protesters
    Help New York stay #1
    New York is in dire straits of losing another number one spot. We have already lost the tallest building, and even our football teams are based in New Jersey. How much more are we going to take? We are about to lose the coveted spot of the highest...
  • LIPA contractor
    Power to the people…maybe
    During the poor response to restoring power to Long Island customers where was the cry of “the government should get involved and all our problems will be fixed”? Some citizens are even considering suing the LIPA not over the lack of...
  • Great Neck home damaged by Hurricane Sandy
    NYS acts to expedite Sandy-related insurance claims, launches online report card
    After meeting with top insurance company executives this week, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced a series of measures to expedite the payment of claims for New Yorkers affected by Hurricane Sandy and launched a new online report card system, www...