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Mayor Ed Koch

Queensboro Bridge Renamed In Honor Of Ed Koch

Councilman Introduces Bill To Pull Mayor Koch’s Name From Queensboro Bridge

City Councilman Peter Vallone Jr. (D-22nd) has introduced legislation to remove late Mayor Ed Koch’s name from the Queensboro Bridge.

11/26/2013

Items once owned by late Mayor Ed Koch. (credit: Doyle New York via CBS 2)

Former Mayor Ed Koch’s Furniture, Art Up For Auction

A set of dining room chairs designed by Frank Lloyd Wright sold Monday for more than $11,000 at an auction of furniture and other possessions of the late New York Mayor Ed Koch.

11/18/2013

Quinn With Koch's Friends

Quinn Gathers With Ed Koch’s Longtime Friends To Remember Late Mayor

City Council Speaker and Democratic mayoral candidate Christine Quinn took a seat at the table Saturday at the weekly luncheon with late Mayor Ed Koch’s inner circle.

09/07/2013

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

Councilman Vallone: Take Koch’s Name Off Bridge, Give It Back To Queens

If one City Councilman has his way, the Queensboro Bridge at 59th Street will not be late Mayor Ed Koch’s bridge for much longer. But the issue has nothing to do with Koch personally.

07/14/2013

Former New York City Mayor Ed Koch at the White House - Mar. 14, 2012 (credit: Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)

FBI Releases Files On Late Mayor Ed Koch

For the first time, the FBI has released its files on late New York City Mayor Ed Koch.

07/09/2013

Former New York mayor Ed Koch attends the third presidential debate in the David S. Mack Sports and Exhibition Complex at Hofstra University October 15, 2008 in Hempstead, New York. This is the final debate before voters will go to the polls in the 2008 general election on November 4. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Mistake On Grave Marker Makes Koch Appear Younger Than Bloomberg

A visitor to Mayor Ed Koch’s gravesite would be led to believe he was 10 months younger than Mayor Michael Bloomberg – who was born Feb. 14, 1942. Koch was, in fact, 17 years older than the current mayor.

06/17/2013

The quintessential New Yorker and 105th Mayor of New York City died Feb. 1. He was 88. (Photo by JP Yim/Getty Images)

Ed Koch Leaves Behind $850,000 In Will

The details of late New York City Mayor Ed Koch’s will have been released.

03/11/2013

Former New York mayor Ed Koch attends the third presidential debate in the David S. Mack Sports and Exhibition Complex at Hofstra University October 15, 2008 in Hempstead, New York. This is the final debate before voters will go to the polls in the 2008 general election on November 4. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

77th Street No. 6 Line Subway Station To Be Renamed For Mayor Koch

Late Mayor Ed Koch will soon have a subway station on the Upper East Side named in his honor.

02/03/2013

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

Mayor Ed Koch Remembered As The Embodiment Of New York City

New York City woke up Saturday morning without one of its most recognizable and beloved figures.

02/02/2013

Ed Koch at Esquire Magazine's 70th Anniversary party in New York City - Feb. 20, 2003 (credit: Evan Agostini/Getty Images)

Mayor Koch Remained Staunchly Private On Matters Of Sexual Orientation

Late Mayor Ed Koch was a strong supporter and champion of gay rights, but when it came to the issue of his own sexual orientation, he steadfastly maintained a commitment to privacy.

02/02/2013

The Rev. Al Sharpton was remembering late Mayor Ed Koch this week. (Credit: Andrew H. Walker/J.P. Yim/Getty Images)

Rev. Al Sharpton: Koch Was ‘Authentic’

The Rev. Al Sharpton was one of Mayor Ed Koch’s loudest critics, but was remembering the mayor fondly upon his death Friday.

02/02/2013

Mayor Ed Koch

Neighbors, Aides Remember Mayor Koch’s Indomitable Spirit

Mayor Ed Koch was known as the quintessential New Yorker, and left a lasting impression.

02/02/2013

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Ed Koch Documentary Opens In Theaters On Same Day As His Passing

In a strange coincidence, a new documentary about Mayor Ed Koch opened in theaters on Friday.

02/01/2013

Former New York Mayors Ed Koch (R) and David Dinkins look on before New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg delivers his annual State of the City address at Morris High School Campus on January 12, 2012 in the Bronx borough of New York City. Education reform was a significant part of Bloomberg's address. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Mayor Koch’s Friends: What You Saw Was What You Got

Those who knew him best said Ed Koch was in private almost exactly as you saw him in public, but even more candid and frank.

02/01/2013

Former New York mayor Ed Koch attends the third presidential debate in the David S. Mack Sports and Exhibition Complex at Hofstra University October 15, 2008 in Hempstead, New York. This is the final debate before voters will go to the polls in the 2008 general election on November 4. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Former NYC Mayor Ed Koch Dead At 88

Spokesman George Arzt said Koch died at 2 a.m. at NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia hospital of congestive heart failure. The funeral will be Monday at Temple Emanu-El in Manhattan.

02/01/2013

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