Wright Time

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Assembly Member Keith Wright may be on his way to succeeding Assembly Member Herman D. Farrell as one of the major powers in Harlem politics.

After 16 years in the Assembly, Keith Wright (D-Manhattan) says he is starting to feel like the senior legislators he knew back in...… [More]

Steamroller Joe

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J
oe Bruno bets the exacta box.

That makes for a harder gamble—instead of just putting his money on one horse, he needs to guess which two will come out on top. As long as one places first and the other second, he wins, and collects a bigger payout for the double bet at the window...… [More]