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John Catsimatidis Water Now Available at Brooklyn Heights Gristedes for 2 Bucks More than Other Locations

If there was any doubt in your mind that the Henry Street Gristedes had not worked hard to earn the nickname “Gougestedes”, we submit this for your consideration. Its owner/former GOP mayoral hopeful John Catsimatidis had 1000 water bottles leftover from his 2013 campaign complete with his picture on them. Earlier this month, they went [...]

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Here’s How To Find Your Polling Place For Tuesday’s New York City Mayoral Election

New Yorkers will be voting for Mayor, Public Advocate, Comptroller on Tuesday (11/5). In Brooklyn Heights, we will also be voting for Brooklyn Borough President, D33 City Council among others. DECIDENYC offers a comprehensive look at the major races.

Sample ballot and polling place locator after the jump.

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NY Post Hangs With The Lhotas In Brooklyn Heights

The New York Post gives us a look inside the Pierrepont Street digs of GOP mayoral candidate Joe Lhota and his family. NYP: “We’re such a private family to begin with and I’m grateful that we’ve been able to maintain it,” says Kathryn, who’s spent all her 22 years on the same block in Brooklyn [...]

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Security! Mobilize!! Lhota Fears For His Safety In Brooklyn Heights If De Blasio Becomes Mayor

Politicker reports that GOP mayoral candidate/ Brooklyn Heights resident Joe Lhota fears that crime will skyrocket everywhere in the city if his opponent Bill de Blasio is elected in November. Asked whether he would fear for his own safety in and around his posh Pierrepont Street digs he replied, “Abosolutely”. Politicker: Speaking at a press [...]

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Joe Lhota’s Mayoral Campaign Goes To The Dark Side

Brooklyn Heights resident/mayoral candidate/ bicycle outlaw Joe Lhota has unleashed a new very dark campaign ad. The spot warns that a DiBlasio administration would reduce the number of cops on the street and return New York City to the bad old days of the 1970s. Like this? Probably more like this 70s: But while Lhota, [...]

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Laws? Who Needs ‘Em! Joe Lhota Rides A CitiBike With The NY Daily News

While we were celebrating Toddler Fink’s birthday and 22 glorious years with Mrs. Fink last week, we somehow missed this brilliant piece of journalism from NY Daily News reporter Justin Rocket Silverman. The intrepid reporter, who we will now refer to as NOT KUNTZMAN, rode CitiBikes with GOP mayoral candidate/Brooklyn Heights resident Joe Lhota. This, [...]

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Squadron Squished By Tish In Public Advocate Run Off

NYC Councilmember Tish James soundly defeated NYS Senator Daniel Squadron in today’s runoff election for Public Advocate.

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NY Daily News Gripes About Joe Lhota’s Pierrepont Penthouse Tax Bill

Brooklyn Heights resident/GOP mayoral candidate Joe Lhota is getting a whole lotta guff from the NY Daily News about his lho property tax bill on his duplex at 35 Pierrepont Street. To be fair, they also are not fans of Democratic nom Bill DiBlasio’s tax bill in Park Slope either. Call the waaaamublance folks, this [...]

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NY Post Endorses The Not So ‘Far-Left’ Squadron For Public Advocate

Our man in the NYS Senate Daniel Squadron received the NY Post’s endorsement in tomorrow’s run off for public advocate. While the tabloid’s editorial board feels that the office itself is just a “a taxpayer-funded invitation to make mischief while promoting your political ambitions,” it’s precisely that reason and the fact that the winner of [...]

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Runoff Election Tuesday

For registered Democrats, there will be a runoff election on Tuesday, October 1 for the nomination for Public Advocate. The candidates vying for the nomination are City Council Member Letitia “Tish” James and State Senator Daniel Squadron. Polls will be open from 6:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. You can find the location of your polling [...]

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De Blasio Says He Will Wacksky Yassky If Elected Mayorsky

Democratic mayoral hopeful/Park Slope dad/father of the kid with the best afro since the ’76 Topps Traded card of Oscar Gamble Bill De Blasio said today that one of the first things he’ll do if elected would be to fire Brooklyn Heights resident/TLC commissioner David Yassky. Capital New York: “Well, I’d start by getting a [...]

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WSJ Talks To Joe Lhota About Visiting Ground Zero

The Wall Street Journal interviewed GOP Mayoral candidate/Brooklyn Heights resident Joe Lhota earlier this week. In the piece he discusses returning to Ground Zero. Lhota was a deputy mayor in the Giulani administration on 9/11/01 and he tells the paper he was nearly killed “two or three times” as fled the destruction. As for revisiting the location he says:

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5 Reasons Why Stephen Pierson Lost To Steve Levin In Council D33 Democratic Primary

While Brooklyn Heights resident/ City Council hopeful Stephen Pierson might be blaming voter fraud for his resounding 40 point loss to incumbent Steve Levin in NYC Council D33′s Democratic primary we thought it would be a good time to list the 5 real reasons we think his bid went down in flames. Here they are: [...]

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