New York City mayoral race

American Museum of Natural History (credit: amnh.org)

Eye On New York: NYC Primary Day Fast Approaching, Natural History Museum To Offer After-School Program, And More

Primary day is three weeks away, so the candidates are making the final pitch to voters before the nominees are selected.

08/18/2013

New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg (file / credit: Edward Reed)

City To Start Appeals Process Of Stop-And-Frisk Decision Friday

Speaking Thursday, Mayor Michael Bloomberg said it would be irresponsible if the next administration decided to stop the appeal.

08/15/2013

New York City Public Advocate Bill de Blasio in front of City Hall (file / credit: Rob Kim/Getty Images)

Poll: De Blasio Front-Runner In Mayoral Race For First Time

This is the first time de Blasio has topped a poll in this campaign. He has surged past former leader Christine Quinn. The City Council speaker is second with 24 percent.

08/13/2013

New York City Comptroller John C. Liu (file/credit: Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images)

Liu Denied Public Matching Funds For Campaign Due To ‘Substantial Evidence’ Of Wrongdoing

“The evidence suggests that the potential violations are serious and pervasive across campaign’s fundraising,” the board said in a statement read at the hearing. Liu’s lawyer said an appeal is planned.

08/05/2013

New York City mayoral hopeful Bill Thompson launches his 24-hour, five borough tour at the Staten Island Ferry terminal, August 1, 2013. (credit: Twitter/Bill Thompson)

Mayoral Hopeful Bill Thompson Embarks On 24-Hour, Five Borough Tour

“What’s going to keep me awake? The story of those people, talking to those people about the future of New York City. That’s what’s going to keep me awake,” said Thompson.

08/01/2013

New York City Democratic mayoral hopeful Bill Thompson (credit: Twitter/Bill Thompson)

Eye On Politics: Bill Thompson ‘Very Confident’ He’ll Be Next NYC Mayor

In a wide-ranging interview, Democratic mayoral hopeful Bill Thompson joined the chorus in calling for fellow candidate Anthony Weiner to drop out of the race amid new sexting allegations.

07/24/2013

John Liu, Rev. Al Sharpton, Anthony Weiner, Christine Quinn, Bill Thompson and Bill de Blasio (L-R) following a mayoral candidates sleepover at a NYCHA housing complex in East Harlem. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Democratic Mayoral Candidates Reflect On Overnight In Housing Complex

Residents at the Lincoln Houses complex in East Harlem rolled out the welcome mat so the candidates can see what life is really like for the 3,100 residents.

07/21/2013

Republican mayoral candidate John Catsimatidis speaks at a news conference where he was endorsed by the Liberal Party on May 7, 2013. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

GOP Mayoral Hopeful John Catsimatidis Picks Up Liberal Party Endorsement

Liberal Party Chairman Jack Olchin says the party sees Catsimatidis as an “uncommon common man.”

05/07/2013

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