Editor's Note

Gov. Andrew Cuomo smiles and waves in the 2015 New York City Pride.
Gay rights advocates turned a 2009 loss in New York into a victory.
Queens Borough President and Queens District Attorney candidate Melinda Katz.
Activists are targeting Assembly Democrats and hoping for a district attorney upset.
Staten Island Ferry passing in front of the Statue of Liberty
The borough is having a moment – culturally, economically and politically.
The GOP was the go-to ally for landlords and developers. But it’s always more complicated.
Flanagan at a press conference outside of his office on May 7 where he blasted a democratic bill to allow felons who serve their sentences to be on juries.
The top state Senate Republican didn’t have enough time to cement his power.