Joan Brightharp

  • 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