Around city hall, Leo Zisman is known as a contributor to Rudy Giuliani. His wife, Myrna, is regarded as such a model of decorum, she was appointed to the mayor's protocol commission despite her past as a Democratic district leader. As treasurer of the United Lubavitcher Yeshivoth, Zisman has status in Brooklyn's orthodox community. But up on the grand concourse in the Bronx, where Zisman owns two massively decrepit apartment buildings, he is simply... More >>>
By photo: Keith Bedford
Two-year-old Alexa, daughter of Lydia Gonzales, in the bathroom doorway of her apartment at 1326 Grand Concourse: The hole in the floor has been there since Alexa was born, Lydia says.