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Ed Koch (credit: Jemal Countess/Getty Images for Bryan Cave LLP)

Ed Koch’s Persona Transcended Local Politics, Penetrated Pop Culture

Ed Koch, the iconic three term mayor of New York City, became so identified with New York City as to become a kind of “brand ambassador” of the city to America and the world.

02/01/2013

Ed Koch in Mayor Michael Bloomberg's 2012 State of the City Video

Video: Remember Ed Koch’s ‘Welcome To My Bridge?’

One of the permanent memorials to late former New York City Mayor Ed Koch will be the Ed Koch Queensboro Bridge and indelible in our memories will be Koch welcoming us to it.

02/01/2013

FILE - Former New York City Mayor Ed Koch (Photo by Jemal Countess/Getty Images for Bryan Cave LLP)

Former NYC Mayor Ed Koch Moved To ICU At New York-Presbyterian Hospital

The 88-year-old former mayor of New York City is battling a build-up of fluid in his lungs and legs.

01/31/2013

Former New York City Mayor Ed Koch (file / credit: Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)

Ed Koch Remains Hospitalized With Fluid In Lungs, Iron Deficiency

The former mayor was readmitted to the hospital on Monday with fluid build-up in his ankles and lungs, two days after he was released. Koch was first hospitalized for water in his lungs and legs on Jan. 19.

01/30/2013

Former New York City Mayor Ed Koch (file / credit: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Former Mayor Ed Koch Back In The Hospital

Just two days after he was released, former Mayor Ed Koch was back in the hospital Monday.

01/28/2013

Former New York City Mayor Ed Koch (file / credit: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Former Mayor Koch Released From Hospital

Former New York City Mayor Ed Koch was released from the hospital Saturday afternoon, a week after being admitted with fluid in his lungs and swollen ankles.

01/26/2013

Former New York City Mayor Ed Koch (file / credit: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Former NYC Mayor Ed Koch Expects To Leave Hospital Saturday

Koch was admitted Saturday night with fluid in his lungs and swollen ankles.

01/25/2013

Former New York City Mayor Ed Koch (file / credit: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Former Mayor Koch Cracking Jokes, Enjoying Milkshakes At Hospital

The 88-year-old was hospitalized Saturday night with fluid in his lungs and swollen ankles.

01/22/2013

Former New York City Mayor Ed Koch is seen at Gracie Mansion - New York, NY - Jun 17, 2010 - Photo: Donald Bowers/Getty Images for Historic House Trust of New York City

Former Mayor Ed Koch Back In The Hospital, But Doing Well

The 88-year-old was admitted Saturday night with swollen ankles, according to spokesman George Arzt.

01/20/2013

Ed Koch celebrates at the renaming of the Queensboro Bridge in his honor at The Water Club Restaurant - New York, NY - May 19, 2011 (credit: JP Yim/Getty Images)

New Documentary Focuses On Former NYC Mayor Ed Koch’s Time In Office

Filmmaker Neil Barsky directed “Koch” and said the former mayor is still a major player in the city. The film opens on Feb. 1.

01/13/2013

Former New York City Mayor Ed Koch (file / credit: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Fmr. NYC Mayor Ed Koch Released From Manhattan Hospital

Less than a week after being admitted, former New York City Mayor Ed Koch was wheeled out of New York-Presbyterian Hospital on Monday.

12/10/2012

FILE - Former New York City Mayor Ed Koch (Photo by Jemal Countess/Getty Images for Bryan Cave LLP)

Former Mayor Koch Expected To Leave Hospital In Time For 88th Birthday

Koch said Friday through a spokesman: “There’s no fear of my not making my birthday party next week.”

12/07/2012

FILE - Former New York City Mayor Ed Koch (Photo by Jemal Countess/Getty Images for Bryan Cave LLP)

Former NYC Mayor Ed Koch Remains Hospitalized With Pneumonia

Spokesman George Arzt said he was having lunch with the former mayor on Tuesday when Koch said he didn’t feel well.

12/05/2012

Former New York City Mayor Ed Koch is seen at Gracie Mansion - New York, NY - Jun 17, 2010 - Photo: Donald Bowers/Getty Images for Historic House Trust of New York City

Former Mayor Ed Koch Hospitalized With Respiratory Infection

Ed Koch, who turns 88 on Dec. 12, was “admitted this afternoon to New York-Presbyterian Hospital with a respiratory infection. The infection is being treated with antibiotics,” spokesman George Arzt said in a brief release.

12/04/2012

Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood, Gov. Andrew Cuomo, MTA Chairman Joseph Lhota (L-R) inside Hugh L. Carey Brooklyn Battery Tunnel before its reopening Nov. 13, 2012 (credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

MTA Chairman’s Name Tossed Into Mix For Mayoral Race

On the heels of his handling of the recovery in the aftermath of superstorm Sandy, MTA Chairman Joseph Lhota’s name has come up as a possible Republican candidate for mayor.

11/14/2012

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