Brian Kavanagh

  • Blogs

    May 29, 2012

    Deadly Delancey: What To Expect With The Street Safety Plan

    In January, 12-year-old Dashane Santana was struck and killed by a car as she crossed Delancey, at Clinton Street. Santana was not the first pedestrian to perish on the busy road: Other walkers and many cyclists have died on Delancey. At the intersection of Delancey and Essex, for example, Transpo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 21, 2009

    D.A. Candidate Aborn is Seven Up

    Seven additional Manhattan elected officials declared themselves this morning for Richard Aborn, the anti-gun advocate whose dark-horse campaign to succeed Robert Morgenthau as District Attorney is picking up momentum. The added backers brings Aborn's political endorsements to 14, by his count. So f ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 13, 2005

    Volunteers Vie for LES Seat

    In a contentious City Council Race hinged heavily along ethnic, racial and social lines, voters in the staggeringly diverse District 2 were turning out Tuesday—in varying degrees. Stretching from the pub-lined enclaves of Murray Hill and Gramercy Park, south to the hipster strongholds of the Ea ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 12, 2005

    Ballot Attack: 4 Out Of 5 Ain't Bad

    A tight city council race just got roomier The saga of City Council district 2—the Lower East Side-East Village-Grammercy district where a racially-tinged ballot fight broke out last month—continues: According to the latest version of the ballot, Manny Cavaco is off completely. He was tos ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 5, 2005

    Ballot Battles Break Backs

    Board of Elections thins the menu voters get to dine from on September 13 It's only August 5th, so the campaign for mayor, city council, and other municipal offices is far from—except perhaps for those candidates bounced from the ballot during Board of Elections hearings this week, people like ... More >>

  • News

    July 26, 2005

    The Name Game

    A council race turns nasty when race and ballot access mix

  • News

    August 31, 2004

    The Honor Roll

    Doormen in blue: The guest list at Pier 57

  • News

    March 12, 2002

    Domestic Disturbance

    The Help Set Out to Help Themselves