The Love Issue: Greg Young

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SEEKING: FEMALE OCCUPATION: SUPERVISOR, FULTON COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS CURRENT RESIDENCE: GLOVERSVILLE, N.Y. POLITICS: PROGRESSIVE ASTROLOGICAL SIGN: LIBRA FAVORITE MOVIE: HOME ALONE  HOBBIES/INTERESTS: GARDENING. COOKING. TEACHING. ROAD TRIPS. COMMUNITY BUILDING. About me: Politics, teaching and working to improve people’s lives are my first loves, of course, but in between consulting on outreach and communications strategies for candidates and issue campaigns, co-founding a sustainable intentional community and being a young upstate American elected official, I just haven’t had the time to meet… [More]

The Love Issue: Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney

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  SEEKING: A MALE FRIEND WHO SHARES A PASSION FOR MAKING A DIFFERENCE WITH YOUR LIFE. OCCUPATION: PUBLIC SERVANT; MEMBER OF THE U.S. HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES CURRENT RESIDENCES: NEW YORK AND WASHINGTON, D.C. POLITICS: DEMOCRAT ASTROLOGICAL SIGN: PISCES FAVORITE MOVIES: ZERO DARK THIRTY, SLEEPLESS IN SEATTLE, AN INCONVENIENT TRUTH, TITANIC, IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE. HOBBIES/INTERESTS: SPENDING TIME WITH FAMILY AND FRIENDS, ESPECIALLY MY TWO DAUGHTERS. HIKING IN UPSTATE NEW YORK. WALKING IN CENTRAL PARK. YOGA. GARDENING. GOING TO THE THEATER.… [More]

The Love Issue: Nicole Malliotakis

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SEEKING: MALE OCCUPATION: MEMBER, NEW YORK STATE ASSEMBLY CURRENT RESIDENCE: STATEN ISLAND POLITICS: REPUBLICAN ASTROLOGICAL SIGN: SCORPIO FAVORITE MOVIE: A BRONX TALE  HOBBIES/INTERESTS: YOGA. BICYCLING. MOVIES. BOOKS. About me: 33 years old. Of Greek and Cuban heritage. Passionate about my profession. Mindful of the present moment. Enjoy traveling. Love animals. Who I am looking for: Someone grounded, ambitious with the ability to deal with the demanding schedule of an elected official. An interest in personal fitness and a healthy lifestyle… [More]

The Love Issue: Jennie R. Romer

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Seeking: Male Occupation: Attorney and sustainability consultant Current residence: Greenpoint, Brooklyn Politics: Progressive Astrological sign: Aries Favorite movie: Breakfast at Tiffany’s Hobbies/interests: Indie rock music. Yoga. Attending public hearings and community meetings. Opera at the Met. Swimming in the ocean. About me: I moved to New York City from San Francisco a year and a half ago with the goals of getting involved with recycling policy in the biggest city in the U.S and finding love. One of those things has… [More]

The Love Issue: Marjorie Dove Kent

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Seeking: Change makers Occupation: Executive Director of Jews for Racial & Economic Justice Current city: Brooklyn Politics: Left Astrological sign: Leo Favorite movie: Pane e tulipani Hobbies/interests: Movement building, organizing across identity lines, Shabbat dinners with friends, exploring New York neighborhoods on my motor scooter About me: I direct Jews for Racial & Economic Justice, a membership organization representing thousands of Jews fighting for systemic changes in our city and state. We engage individual Jews and key Jewish institutions and community leaders in… [More]

The Love Issue: Dupe Ajayi

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Seeking: Male Occupation: Digital Communications Manager, New York City Housing Authority Current residence: Brooklyn Politics: Moderate Astrological sign: Libra Favorite movie: A toss-up between Love Jones and Iron Man (any in the trilogy) Hobbies/interests: Working out. I’m an avid Brooklyn Nets fan. Dancing. Baking. Traveling. About me: A few years ago, I conquered my fears and stepped away from corporate America to enter into the NPO world. It has since been a great journey. Jan. 15, 2014, made six months… [More]

The Love Issue: Liza Kramer

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Seeking: Male Occupation: Consultant for the de Blasio transition team Current residence: Flatbush, Brooklyn Politics: Liberal, with a touch of Libertarian Astrological sign: Libra Favorite movie: Cabaret Hobbies/interests: SCUBA diving. Dancing (hip-hop, funk, jazz, swing). Theater. Concerts. Activities off the Nonsense NYC list. About me: I’m a Brooklyn-born and -raised, adventurous, outgoing chick with eclectic interests. I’m drama lite with a granola/”outdoorsy” streak that balances out my urban tendencies. My Jewish identity is important to me. I volunteer often and have worked… [More]

The Love Issue: Caitlin “Caity” Grand

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Seeking: Male Occupation: Government & Community Relations, Pace University Current residence: New York City Politics: Moderate Astrological sign: Gemini Favorite movie: Clue Hobbies/interests: Cooking/baking. Volunteering. Theater About me: I’m a twentysomething Midwestern-mannered woman who speaks sarcasm fluently and always tries to smile. I like to try new things, meet new people and have fun! I’m an ESFJ with a crafty twist and put my all into everything I do, be it work, play or love. Who I am looking for:… [More]

The Love Issue: Allison Blythe

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Seeking: Male Occupation: Urban Planner; Jamaica Bay Program Coordinator, NYC Department of Parks & Recreation Current residence: Brooklyn Politics: Liberal, former Obama delegate to the DNC Astrological sign: Cancer Favorite movie: Any Wes Anderson movie Hobbies/interests: College basketball, especially B1G teams. Whiskey and coffee. Cooking. Playing guitar and aspiring to play the drums. Reading. About me: I love cities: working in them, exploring them and living in them. While originally from Chicago, I’m happy to call my favorite borough home. By… [More]

The Love Issue: Ian Moskowitz

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Seeking: Female Occupation: Special Assistant, Councilwoman Annabel Palma Current residence: Yorkville, Manhattan Politics: Vehemently anti-snow Astrological sign: Leo Favorite book: The Sun Also Rises by Ernest Hemingway Hobbies/interests: Eating. Running. Wu-Tang Clan. Traveling. Cooking. About me: I have been working in city politics since I graduated from Boston University in 2012. I was born and raised on Staten Island, so I have strong opinions on pizza and water transportation. I am close to the new mayor in political ideology but closer to the… [More]