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Celebrities Campaign For Mayoral Candidate Bill De Blasio

Second Poll Has De Blasio Well Ahead Of Democratic Rivals For Mayor

The poll by Siena College and The New York Times released Friday shows de Blasio, the public advocate, has 32 percent of likely voters in the Democratic mayoral primary.

08/30/2013

Eliot Spitzer, Scott Stringer

Poll: Spitzer And Stringer Locked In Dead Heat In Race For Comptroller

A Quinnipiac University poll released Thursday shows Stringer and the scandal-scarred Spitzer at 46 percent each among likely Democratic primary voters.

08/29/2013

Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer announces restoration of Harlem fire watchtower, August 28, 2013. (credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

Landmarked 19th Century Fire Watchtower To Undergo $4 Million Facelift

The cast iron Mount Morris Fire Watchtower went up in 1857 and was designated by the Landmarks Preservation Commission as a city landmark in 1967.

08/28/2013

Islan Nettles (image via CBS 2)

NYPD Investigating Beating Death Of Transgender Woman In Harlem

Police say the victim, 21-year-old Islan Nettles, died Thursday night, five days after she was attacked in Harlem.

08/23/2013

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Eliot Spitzer, Scott Stringer Argue Over Credibility In Comptroller Debate

The debate is sponsored by WCBS-TV, WCBS 880, 1010 WINS, El Diario La Prensa, Common Cause and is sanctioned by the Campaign Finance Board.

08/22/2013

New York City comptroller candidate Eliot Spitzer touring Douglass Houses before outlining NYCHA plan, August 21, 2013. (credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

Spitzer Lays Out Plan To Improve NYCHA, Blasts Mayor’s Fingerprinting Idea

New York City comptroller candidate Eliot Spitzer on Wednesday unveiled the first policy proposals of his comeback campaign.

08/21/2013

Eliot Spitzer, Scott Stringer

Poll: Spitzer Opens Up 19-Point Lead Over Stringer In Comptroller’s Race

The Quinnipiac University poll shows that among black voters, Spitzer leads Stringer by a three-to-one margin. The poll showed no gender gap.

08/14/2013

Eliot Spitzer, Scott Stringer

Spitzer, Stringer Get Personal At Comptroller Candidates’ Debate

New York City comptroller candidates Eliot Spitzer and Scott Stringer traded heated barbs Monday night in their second debate.

08/12/2013

NYPD officers monitor a march against stop-and-frisk tactics used by police on Feb. 23, 2013 in New York City.   (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Lawmakers, Activists & Others React To Stop-And-Frisk Ruling

Reaction is pouring in to a judge’s ruling Monday that found the NYPD deliberately violated the civil rights of tens of thousands of New Yorkers with its stop-and-frisk policy.

08/12/2013

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Scott Stringer

Born and raised in New York City, Scott Stringer was elected to the New York State Assembly in 1992, representing Manhattan’s Upper West Side for 13 years. In 2006, Scott was elected Manhattan Borough President.

08/08/2013

Former Gov. Eliot Spitzer is running for New York City Comptroller. (credit: CBS 2)

Spitzer’s Honeymoon Comes To An End As Stringer Goes Full-Out Negative

Unlike the mayor’s race, with Anthony Weiner recently revealed as “Carlos Danger” the sexting king, there are no new salacious details about the other lynchpin of love, Eliot Spitzer.

08/01/2013

New York City plans to spend $7 million to transform a beach beneath the Brooklyn Bridge into a recreational destination. (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBs 880)

New York City To Develop ‘Forgotten’ East River Waterfront

The project calls for a sandy beach and kayak and canoe launch along the East River.

08/01/2013

Former Gov. Eliot Spitzer is running for New York City Comptroller. (credit: CBS 2)

Opponent Slams Spitzer For Saying Weiner Shouldn’t Be Mayor

Former governor and current city comptroller candidate Eliot Spitzer said Monday that Anthony Weiner should not be running for mayor in the wake of his latest sexting scandal.

07/29/2013

Former Gov. Eliot Spitzer is running for New York City Comptroller. (credit: CBS 2)

So Far, Spitzer Has Been Teflon In The Face Of Weiner’s Countless Woes

Anthony Weiner and Eliot Spitzer both resigned because of sex scandals. Both are running for city office. But are Weiner’s new troubles hurting the former governor’s campaign for comptroller?

07/25/2013

Former Gov. Eliot Spitzer is running for New York City Comptroller. (credit: CBS 2)

Spitzer Hits The Streets, Campaigns Outside Queens Subway Station

Former Gov. Eliot Spitzer has held his first official voter meet-and-greet since getting on the ballot for New York City comptroller.

07/23/2013

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