Today’s Headlines

  • Trial of Postal Worker Who Killed Marilyn Dershowitz Turns on Why He Left the Scene (NYT, DNA)
  • Post Acknowledges a Slain Cyclist’s Humanity; Daily News All But Says the Victim Was Asking for It
  • Driver Ian Clement’s Attorney Says DA Vance Was Pressured to Prosecute (News)
  • 13-Year-Old Cyclist Critically Injured in Borough Park Collision (News, Gothamist, DNA)
  • Two Bus Riders Hurt When Van Driver Hits Stopped B41 on Flatbush Avenue (Patch)
  • Traffic Violence Is Not a Plank in Chris Quinn’s Mayoral Platform (DNA)
  • Ignizio and Lanza Don’t Want SI Motorists Concentrating Too Much on Their Surroundings (Advance)
  • James Vacca and Jeff Klein Aligned With Crusade Against Pelham Parkway South Sidewalk (News)
  • Future of East River Ferry Service Remains in Doubt (NYT)
  • Jackson Heights Block Needs More Sidewalk Space (DNA)
  • Car Alarms, Car Horns, Car Stereos — Just Another Sunday Night in Inwood (News)
  • Confusing: News Allows That Some Cyclists Are Not Bloodthirsty Lunatics
  • Tomorrow Is Primary Day, and the Endorsements Are In (Gotham Gazette, CapTon)

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Times: Next Mayor Should Expand Bus Service and Bike Lanes; NYT Maps Bloomberg’s NYC Pedestrian Killed by Motorcyclist in Washington Heights (DNA, WABC) Teen Seriously Hurt by Motorist in Prospect Heights (Post); Cop Struck in Queens Hit-and-Run (News) Queensboro Reopened After Truck Fire Paralyzes East Side Vehicle Traffic, Damages Bridge (WABC) 18-Year-Old Motorcyclist Kills Self in Greenpoint […]

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