Mayor


Elkin Announces Candidacy for Mayor of Yerushalayim

Yerushalayim Affairs and Heritage Minister Zeev Elkin (Likud) announced on Thursday that he will run in the October election for mayor of the capital. “Dear residents of Yerushalayim, I have…

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French Mayor Refused Entry to Israel

Interior Minister Rabbi Aryeh Deri refused permission of entry into Israel to the mayor of the Parisian suburb of Gennevilliers, Patrice Leclerc, a BDS supporter, Arutz Sheva reported on Monday.…

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Malliotakis Trips Over Her Chihuahua, Breaks Foot

Nicole Malliotakis, New York City’s Republican candidate for mayor,  is campaigning on a broken foot after tripping over her Chihuahua. Malliotakis, a New York state Assemblywoman, said she ran into…

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Paul Massey Ends GOP Campaign for NYC Mayor

Paul Massey, president of New York investment sales for real-estate brokerage Cushman & Wakefield Inc., ended his run for New York mayor on Wednesday, citing the high expenses associated with…

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Paterson Mayor Hosts Cruise to Pay Legal Fees

Paterson Mayor Jose “Joey” Torres, facing corruption charges, has hosted a cruise to raise money for his legal fees. NorthJersey.com reports that Torres charged $150 to $250 per person for…

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Combating the Forces of Hate

We’ve seen an unprecedented level of hatred directed at Jewish institutions and people. I don’t want to minimize that — it is profoundly disturbing. But let’s also remember, the City…

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De Blasio to Fight Trump on ‘Sanctuary Cities,’ If Needed

The nation’s biggest city is prepared to challenge President Donald Trump’s crackdown on immigrant-protecting “sanctuary cities” with legal action if necessary, Mayor Bill de Blasio said Wednesday, arguing Trump’s move…

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Democrat Sen. Tony Avella Launches NYC Mayoral Bid

State Sen. Tony Avella announced Sunday his intent to challenge Mayor Bill de Blasio in the 2017 mayoral primary. The Queens Democrat, who is a member of the breakaway Independent…

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