UPDATED: Candidates still campaigning with less than five hours left before polls close


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Voting is officially underway and candidates are out making their last-ditch efforts to increase their chances of victory for today’s New York City primaries.

According to the NYC Board of Elections (BOE), as of 3 p.m. today there had been 110,175 total voting check-ins citywide, including during the early voting period.

Manhattan 25,316
Bronx 18,085
Brooklyn 31,883
Queens 34,891
Staten Island Zero (no election)

Polls are open until 9 p.m. tonight.

Bronx candidates have been campaigning around the borough today as part of the home stretch of the election.

At the Greek American Institute at 3753 Bruckner Blvd. in the Pelham Bay section this afternoon, Bronx District Attorney candidate Tess Cohen, along with her husband, handed out flyers encouraging voters to check the box next to her name.