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Crain’s: Complaint Filed Against Hope’s Dad in District Race

The race for the Democratic 52nd Assembly district leader just got a little more interesting. Crain’s NY Insider reports that a formal complaint has been filed against Supreme Court Judge Gus Reichbach claiming that he has “participated” in his daughter Hope Reichbach’s campaign against incumbent Jo Anne Simon.

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Levin Launches New Website

Our new guy in the NYC Council (D-33), Steve Levin,  has launched a website according to  the  hot press release just received by BHB: “I am excited to announce my new website, stephenlevind33.wordpress.com. I have launched this website so that all residents of the 33rd Council District can easily contact me, share information, and find […]

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Brooklyn Eagle Covers Chop the Choppers Presser, Where’s Brooklyn Paper?

The Brooklyn Eagle covers yesterday’s press conference at the Downtown Manhattan Heliport: Brooklyn Eagle: Freshman Councilman Levin knew from the first day he took office that helicopter noise would be an issue. He and Squadron were in Brooklyn Bridge Park this past holiday weekend, and both said that a helicopter flew over the park “once every […]

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BHB Reader Speaks Chopper to Power

BHB reader Drew Burchenal is flippin’ mad about the constant flow of tour company helicopters flying over Brooklyn Bridge Park and Brooklyn Heights every day. We recently proposed a 4 hour quiet period and no night flights and Mr. Burchenal asks for at least reduction in flights in his letter if not a total ban.  The […]

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Five Questions for Steve Levin

Earlier this month, Steve Levin began work as the new City Council member for the 33rd District. BHB caught up with Levin to see how he was enjoying his new gig. How was your first week? It’s been great. My days have been busy with various constituent groups. We’re facing a lot of progress on […]

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Levin’s City Council Coronation Complete

Democrat Steve Levin completed his journey to coronation in the 33rd NYC Council District with a landslide win over his “competitor” in yesterday’s election. The Vito Lopez protege won 91% of the vote against Conservative Party candidate Elizabeth Tretter’s 9% (who we’re not sure even knew she was running… really… seriously… anyone hear anything about […]

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Levin: I Owe It All to Vito

City Hall reports on “40 Under 40: The Next Political Leaders of New York” in its latest issue.  Among them our new man in the NYC Council, 28 year old Steve Levin.  Sure, the election isn’t until November but his “opponent” – we think it’s Conservative Party candidate Elizabeth Tretter –  is nowhere to be […]

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NY Observer on Doug Biviano

He may have lost the Democratic primary in 33rd NYC Council District, but Doug Biviano’s campaign is still getting attention.  The New York Observer weighs in on the Brooklyn Heights resident’s outsider campaign this week where Biviano draws praise from an unlikely source:

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Steve the Machine Celebrates Victory – At Vito’s Clubhouse!

The Brooklyn Paper’s Ben “I May Not be the Beloved Mike McLaughlin but Love Me Anyway” Muessig got the skinny on Steve “the Machine” Levin’s Democratic primary victory party last night… in the 34th NYC Council District! Brooklyn Paper: Levin, the hand-picked candidate of the county Democratic Party leader Vito Lopez, spoke to our reporter […]

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Rise of the Machine: It’s Levin in the 33rd

With 100% of the vote in, BHB projects Steve Levin as is the winner of the Democratic primary in NYC Council District 33. BHB Reader’s Choice Doug Biviano is running a distant 6th.

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