Robert Hess

Mayor Michael Bloomberg (file/credit: CBS 2)/New York City Comptroller John C. Liu (file/credit: Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images)

Bloomberg Hits City Comptroller With Lawsuit Over Rejected Homeless Shelter Contracts

City Comptroller John Liu this month rejected the $67.6 million contracts with Aguila Inc. for shelters in the South Bronx and in Manhattan. Bloomberg and the Department of Homeless Services filed the lawsuit last week. The suit says the comptroller is required by law to approve the contacts.

07/22/2013

Remembrance for Fire Lieutenant Robert Hess (credit: CBS 2)

Firefighters, Family Dedicate Plaque For Fallen Fire Lieutenant On S.I.

Fire Lieutenant Robert Hess was assigned to the firehouse for Ladder 76 at 7219 Amboy Road. He died one year ago Monday from 9/11-related injuries.

05/02/2011