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O’DONNELL BACKS ABORN FOR DA

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Assembly Member Daniel O’Donnell is making an early endorsement in the race to succeed legendary District Attorney Robert Morganthau. O’Donnell is backing Richard Aborn, president of the Citizens Crime Commission and a former assistant district attorney under the retiring Morganthau, in this September’s Democratic primary. O’Donnell chairs the Assembly committee on criminal procedures and has [&hellip
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O’DONNELL BACKS ABORN FOR DA

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Assembly Member Daniel O’Donnell is making an early endorsement in the race to succeed legendary District Attorney Robert Morganthau. O’Donnell is backing Richard Aborn, president of the Citizens Crime Commission and a former assistant district attorney under the retiring Morganthau, in this September’s Democratic primary. O’Donnell chairs the Assembly committee on criminal procedures and has [&hellip
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O’DONNELL’S READING PROGRAM

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A reading program sponsored by Assembly Member Daniel O’Donnell has started last week and will continue through May 15. The 6th annual “Community Reading Challenge,” co-sponsored with the New York Public Library, gives students pre-K through 8th grade an opportunity to read and review books. Students reviews will be posted on O’Donnell’s website. Participants can [&hellip
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O’DONNELL’S READING PROGRAM

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A reading program sponsored by Assembly Member Daniel O’Donnell has started last week and will continue through May 15. The 6th annual “Community Reading Challenge,” co-sponsored with the New York Public Library, gives students pre-K through 8th grade an opportunity to read and review books. Students reviews will be posted on O’Donnell’s website. Participants can [&hellip
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O’DONNELL SETS RECORD STRAIGHT ON GAY MARRIAGE

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Assembly Member Daniel O’Donnell took umbrage with State Sen.-elect Pedro Espada Jr.’s assertion that O’Donnell agreed to hold off on pushing a gay marriage bill in the legislature. In an interview last week, Espada said the gay marriage concession would be part of a deal between the Senate Democratic conference and Espada’s three-man renegade caucus. [&hellip
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O’DONNELL SETS RECORD STRAIGHT ON GAY MARRIAGE

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Assembly Member Daniel O’Donnell took umbrage with State Sen.-elect Pedro Espada Jr.’s assertion that O’Donnell agreed to hold off on pushing a gay marriage bill in the legislature. In an interview last week, Espada said the gay marriage concession would be part of a deal between the Senate Democratic conference and Espada’s three-man renegade caucus. [&hellip
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The Dangers of Hydrofracking

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Gas extraction process presents hazard to New Yorkers health By Daniel O’ Donnell There are many disturbing facts about the drilling practice known as hydraulic fracturing, or “hydrofracking,” all of which point to one clear overarching message: Hydrofracking is simply too dangerous to allow in New York. In my work as a member of the [&hellip
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Ecofest Fights For Survival

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By Allen Houston Ecofest, an event organized by the West Side Cultural Center in city parks for the past 21 years, is fighting extinction. In May, the organization was denied a permit to host its annual day-long celebration in Central Park Oct. 10. The group appealed the decision in June, but that request was also [&hellip
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They Paved Paradise

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Park West Village tenants: green space destroyed for parking lot Upper West Side Tenants of Park West Village at 97th Street and Columbus Avenue are in court to prevent their landlord from converting green space they use as a recreational area into a parking lot, even though construction is well underway. Historically, tenants parked in [&hellip
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