Main Street - Paterson, NJ (file / credit: Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Former Paterson Mayor Who Served Prison Sentence Dies

A former Paterson, N.J., mayor who was jailed on federal tax evasion and mail fraud charges has died at the age of 64.


Secretary of State Hillary Clinton (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Report: Bloomberg Urged Hillary Clinton To Run For Mayor

Many have wondered whether retiring U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton might consider another stab at the presidency in 2016, but a published report Monday said Mayor Michael Bloomberg was hoping she might run for another office even sooner.


Cory Booker (credit: Twitter)

LGBT Activists Hope Booker Will Run For N.J. Governor

The LGBT community in New Jersey is hoping Newark Mayor Cory Booker will make a run for governor.


White Plains Mayor Adam Bradley and his wife Fumiko - File / Photo: Adam Bradley for Mayor

New Trial Granted For Former White Plains Mayor Adam Bradley

Former White Plains Mayor Adam Bradley, who stepped down after what he called an unjust domestic violence conviction, won a new trial Wednesday from an appeals court.

CBS New York–10/17/2012

Residents of Parsippany, N.J., traveled to Williamsport, Pa., on Aug. 17, 2012, to root for their boys in the Little League World Series. (Photo: CBS 2)

Full-Blown ‘Parsippany Pride’ On Display At Little League World Series

Three jam-packed buses left Parsippany at 10 a.m. for the a 2-and-half-hour pilgrimage to Williamsport to join the boys on their journey, which they hope ends with a LLWS title.


Cory Booker (credit: Twitter)

Newark Mayor Cory Booker Helps Pedestrian Struck By Car

It appears that Newark’s mayor was at the right place at the right time once again, and came to the aid of a man struck by a car.


Trenton Mayor Tony Mack (credit: CBS 2)

Trenton Mayor’s Half-Brother Admits Official Misconduct

Stanley Davis, a supervisor with the city’s water utility, faces a six-year prison term under his plea deal with Mercer County prosecutors.


Trenton Mayor Tony Mack (credit: CBS 2)

Trenton Mayor Tony Mack Names New Acting Police Director

Mack says the city council is to blame for failing to appoint a permanent police director even though the mayor has nominated two veteran state troopers for the position.


Mayor Bloomberg, NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Poll: Ray Kelly Tops List Of Potential NYC Mayoral Candidates

A Quinnipiac University poll released Wednesday asked participants who they would “most like to see elected mayor in 2013,” and Kelly heads the list with 23 percent.


Trenton Mayor Tony Mack (credit: CBS 2)

Trenton Mayor’s SUV Towed While He Was In Meeting

Trenton Mayor Tony Mack’s city-issued Ford Expedition was towed after it was parked in a tow-away zone. The vehicle is equipped with mayor license plates and a police light.


Trenton Mayor Tony Mack (credit: CBS 2)

Trenton Mayor’s Top Aide Arrested On Drug Charge

The chief of staff to the mayor of New Jersey’s capital city has been arrested for allegedly attempting to buy heroin.


Washington Townhip (Warren County) Mayor Samir Elbassiouny - File / Photo: Washington Township

New Jersey Mayor Sounds Off On Egypt Crisis

When Samir Elbassiouny sees Egyptians fighting for democracy, he fills with pride.


New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg holds Staten Island Chuck at the Staten Island Zoo on Groundhog Day - Staten Island, NY - Feb 2, 2011 - Photo: Edward Reed / Mayor's Office

Does Mayor Mike Still Have Grudge Against S.I. Chuck?

At the end of Wednesday’s Groundhog Day ceremony, New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg had some choice words for the toothy, weather-prediciting rodent.


City Hall - New York, NY - Oct 23, 2008 - Photo: Spencer Platt/Getty Images

Mayor Bloomberg Proposes Cutting Pensions

Future city police and firefighters could not boost their pensions by working overtime in their last years on the job under cuts proposed by the Bloomberg administration.


Times Square - New York, NY - Feb 10, 2010 - Photo: Chris Hondros/Getty Images

Move Over Congestion Pricing, Say Hello To ‘Traffic Pricing’

Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s controversial plan to charge people to drive into key parts of Manhattan during the week was back on the highway on Wednesday.