Antonio Pagan

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    May 1, 2013
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    October 15, 2009

    Miriam Friedlander's Good Fight

    ​Miriam Friedlander, the spirited former councilwoman from the Lower East Side, died last week at 95, and we would count ourselves enormously lucky should her type come this way again. She was a tiny spitfire, a true product of the American Left who once faced down then-Attorney General Ro ... More >>

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    February 16, 2009

    Quick Hits

    Bartender Leo Cook of Bloomington, Indiana has won T.G.I. Friday's Utimate Beverage competition with his "Vanilla Lemon Ice," which will be served at Friday's restaurants starting today. The drink comprises Smirnoff Vanilla Vodka, triple sec, lemonade and Sprite. Bring the kids! A young Harlem moth ... More >>

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    January 27, 2009

    Antonio Pagan, 1959-2009

    Antonio Pagan, a contentious figure in East Village politics, has died at the age of 50. Cause of death was not revealed, though he was said to have been battling an illness. Pagan first came to public attention in the early 1990s as an advocate for clearing Tompkins Square Park of the homeless who ... More >>

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    June 6, 2006

    Love It or Level It

    The saga of old P.S. 64 is a real education

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    January 28, 2003
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    January 7, 2003

    Bestselling Bigotry

    Rudy's Book Bares a Black & Latino Hit List

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    November 23, 1999

    The Coqui vs. the Bulldozer

    7th St. Gardeners Plan Amphibious Attack

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    October 12, 1999

    Out of the White House Closet

    Gay Rights Steps Out As Presidential Politics Comes to New York

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    February 9, 1999

    Life After Duane

    Four Candidates Vie for 'the Gay Seat'

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    January 26, 1999

    The Company He Keeps

    Chelsea candidate Chris Lynn's suspect pals

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    September 1, 1998

    Porn Free

    The city's war on sex shops has nothing to do with morality and everything to do with development. Especially around Times Square.