Herb Berman

  • Blogs

    July 29, 2009

    Live! Coney Island Council Vote!

    ​ Photo (cc) MapDork. Against all odds, there's actually working (sort of) WiFi in the city council chamber, so I'm going to attempt to liveblog today's final vote on the city's Coney Island rezoning plan. The council's land use committee gave its preliminary blessing last week, so the last ... More >>

  • News

    August 12, 2003

    Ferrer's Campaign Scandal

    Sidekick Ramirez and Friends Snared 2001 Bonanza

  • News

    July 29, 2003

    Billy's Boondoggle

    The Comptroller's Payroll Becomes a Political Playground

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    September 10, 2002

    Getting Greened

    Did Memories of the 2001 Mayoral Race Kill the Gubernatorial Primary?

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    January 29, 2002

    The Boss Is Back

    Miller Lets Clubhouse Control Council, Shortchanges Merit and Minorities

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    September 25, 2001

    Out of the Ashes

    Rudy Tries to Ride Rubble to Reelection

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    September 4, 2001

    Green for Mayor

    Public Advocate Is the Best Choice

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    August 28, 2001

    Landlords Vote With Bucks

    Where the Real Estate Dollars Are Going

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    August 28, 2001

    His Lips Were Sealed

    Thompson Failed to Warn Council of Board of Ed Overruns

  • News

    July 3, 2001

    The Banker Who Broke the Law

    Should the Board of Ed’s Bill Thompson Advance to the Next Grade?

  • News

    February 13, 2001

    The Council Votes for Chaos

    Shown the Door, Term-Limited Pols Slap City in the Face

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    August 8, 2000

    The Money Pitch

    Major-League Donation Follows Mets Minor-League Deal

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    August 1, 2000

    The Early Line

    The Guys Who Want Rudy Giuliani’s Job

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    October 5, 1999

    Dung Jury

    Jockeying for Position in the Culture Wars

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    May 11, 1999

    The Crew Stew

    Giuliani Torments His Old School Buddy To Insulate Himself

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    July 7, 1998

    ...Like It's 1999

    What the Budget Battle Means for Housing