Unlike his holiday parade in Babylon, where a stumble left him with a split lip, Congressman Rick Lazio had no problem striding across East 116th Street just days after picking up the senatorial mantle shed by Rudy Giuliani. Lazio chose East Harlem as the spot for his first city neighborhood appearance, chatting with vendors at La Marqueta on Park Avenue. Had he wandered just a few blocks further east, however, the Long Islander might have made a bigger misstep than the one that left him with eight stitches on... More >>>