As the 2013 mayoral race fast approaches, details keep emerging about potential candidates -- but the info has tended to be pretty unappealing. Today, there are two news items dealing with embattled Comptroller John Liu and Bill Thompson.
Pier A, seen a few years ago.Although the Freedom Tower won't be getting a Windows on the World redux, its surrounding neighborhood will be getting a new oyster bar.
Following up on his previous announcement, Governor Paterson laid out the "very painful plan" he has devised to cut not only the expected half-billion from the state budget -- which, given the state's $3 billion deficit, is like a bankrupt household resolving to spend less on stamps and paper towel ... More >>
Natalie Merchant celebrates the grand opening of Poets House
The city's $7 billion-a-year property tax gapno wonder we're broke
Battery Park City's funds intercepted by the city's big west side project
Velella ducks a trialand a courtroom lesson in business as usual in the Pataki era
A Well-Connected Mob Fixer Slips Through the D.A.'s Net
Artists Meet Frustration at Ground Zero
Where the Real Estate Dollars Are Going
Pataki, Sweeney, Powers, Fossella to Prosper in Dubya Reign