The New York City Independence Party held its 15th annual Spring Chair Reception at the Tribeca Grill on Thursday, May 16 in Lower Manhattan. The party’s independent mayoral candidate, Adolfo Carrion, who will be on the ballot in November, addressed the gathering of more than 100 members and activists. L to R: Edith Bargoma; strategist Jackie Salit; mayoral candidate Adolfo Carrion; citywide coordinator Cathy L. Stewart; party founder Dr. Lenora Fulani; and Josephine Coskie (Teri Bloom photo)