Robert Gearty

  • Blogs

    January 11, 2011

    Bronx Corruption Bust: Assemblyman Peter Rivera Ally Charged

    Bronx Assemblyman Peter Rivera​Another politically-connected Bronx figure was charged with corruption today, and the case of not-for-profit big David Griffiths could serve as Exhibit One under the heading "Reporters Gets Action." Griffiths, 65, surrendered this morning to federal authorities a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 5, 2010

    State Senate's Malcolm Smith Invents Perfect Mouth-Trap as Feds Eye Home Scam

    ​What with terror terrier Faisal Shahzad trying to send some of us to infidel oblivion this past weekend, we temporarily lost sight of our home-hatched wackos in Albany. On Monday came news that senate President Malcolm Smith has his own plans on sending people to oblivion, although in his ca ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 11, 2009

    Carrion Admits He Has Yet to Pay His Architect

    We should all be so lucky.Adolfo Carrion acknowledged yesterday to the Daily News that he has yet to pay the architect who started working on plans for the ex-Bronx Beep's sweet Victorian pad on City Island back in 2006. The reason? The architect has yet to submit his "final survey," Carrion told th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 10, 2009

    Adolfo Carrion's Favorite Architect

    When Adolfo Carrion -- the now ex-Bronx beep whose interesting ideas of urban planning are now part of the Obama administration -- wanted to add a new deck to his attractive Victorian home on City Island, he knew just the architect for the job. The Daily News team of Greg B. Smith and Robert Gearty ... More >>

  • News

    February 24, 2004

    Jail Breaks

    Influential Rabbi Barred From Lobbying Federal Prison Officials

  • News

    June 3, 2003

    Diminished Capacity

    Russell Harding Cleaned Up—but Didn't Know It