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Talkin’ bout my generation, my dad and daughter’s, too

Posted by Rebecca Henely in Assembly, City Council, City Offices, District 22, District 36 on April 7, 2011 | No Comments

Three generations of the Vallone family were on stage at Astoria’s Central Lounge last Thursday night, playing classics such as “You Ain’t Seen Nothing Yet” and “Rock Around the Clock” in celebration of City Councilman Peter Vallone Jr.’s (D-Astoria) 50th birthday. “I’m overwhelmed and humbled by this,” said Vallone, who turned half a century on [...]

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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Koch Bridge rename no hit with Vallone

Posted by Rebecca Henely in City Council, City Offices, District 22 on February 24, 2011 | 2 Comments

City politicians past and present have come out in support of renaming the Queensboro Bridge in Long Island City after former Mayor Ed Koch, but City Councilman Peter Vallone Jr. (D-Astoria) said the bridge’s current name is too significant to be changed. “Mayor Ed Koch is truly a great man and deserving of an honor [...]

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Katz gets backing of Bronx Beep, Vallone Sr.

Posted by Stephen Stirling in City Comptroller on June 23, 2009 | No Comments

City Councilwoman and Comptroller hopeful Melinda Katz (D-Forest Hills) picked up endorsements from Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. and former Council Speaker Peter Vallone Sr., her campaign announced Tuesday. “The city is lucky to have so many qualified candidates running for citywide office this year, but there is no one more qualified than Melinda [...]