Vallones rock out with Ray Kelly — see the video here

Vallones rock out with Ray Kelly — see the video here

Posted by Rebecca Henely and Christina Santucci in City Council, City Offices, District 22 on April 1, 2011 | 1 Comment

Three generations of the Vallone family were on stage Thursday night, playing classics such as “You Ain’t Seen Nothing Yet” and “Rock Around the Clock” at Astoria’s Central Lounge in celebration of City Councilman Peter Vallone Jr.’s (D-Astoria) 50th birthday.

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Flushing pols rally for more cops after killings

Posted by Rebecca Henely and Christina Santucci in Assembly, City Council, District 20, District 22, District 22 on August 5, 2010 | No Comments

City Councilmen Peter Koo (R-Flushing) and Peter Vallone Jr. (D-Astoria) held a rally for greater police presence in Flushing at the James A. Bland Community Center at 133-36 Roosevelt Ave., across the street from the Mobil gas station where Pakistani immigrant Nadeem Khan was killed July 25.

Uproar follows Monserrate to pair of Ecuadorian heritage events

Uproar follows Monserrate to pair of Ecuadorian heritage events

Posted by Christina Santucci and Howard Koplowitz in Assembly, District 13, District 39, State Senate on August 2, 2010 | 3 Comments

Chants of “Hey hey, ho ho, Hiram Monserrate has got to go!” greeted the ousted senator and current Assembly candidate at a street renaming in Corona Saturday, while on Sunday his Assembly opponent Francisco Moya objected to his attempt to march in the Ecuadorian Parade in Jackson Heights.