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Serrano Jr. at Mott Haven Library July 10

State Senator José M. Serrano, who represents Mott Haven, Melrose and other parts of the Bronx and Manhattan, will meet with constituents at the Mott Haven Branch Library, 321 E. 140th St. at the corner of Alexander Avenue, between 4 and 7 p.m. on Wednesday, July 10. Senator Serrano’s office can be reached at 212-828-5829.

Mark-Viverito opens district office

Mark-Viverito opens district office

City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito cut the ribbon on her new space at 214 St. Ann’s Avenue between East 137th and 138th streets, a half a block from NYCHA’s Millbrook Houses.

Arroyo campaign workers charged with forgery

Three workers for City Councilwoman Maria del Carmen Arroyo’s reelection campaign were charged on March 26 with forging signatures to get the incumbent on the ballot last spring.

Stevenson convicted of taking bribes

Stevenson convicted of taking bribes

Disgraced Assemblyman will be sentenced in May.

Voters stay home in record numbers

Voters stay home  in record numbers

Just 14.8 percent of the eligible voters–9,711 of the 65,459 registered—went to the polls.