New York Mayor Office touts 35% Smoking Decrease

In a press release put out by the New York Mayor’s office today, Mayor Bloomberg, Council Speaker Quinn, Deputy Mayor for Health and Human Services Linda I. Gibbs and Health Commissioner Dr. Thomas A. Farley “announced that New York City’s adult...

Will a “Bloomberg Beer Summit” smooth things out?

    This weekend was a violent one, with over 45 shooting across New York City. In addition to four people being shot (including one police officer) at this weekend’s West Indian Labor Day Parade in Brooklyn, New York City Assemblyman, Jumaane...