Former NYC First Lady Joyce Dinkins Dies At 89Dinkins died Sunday at home, her family said in a statement.
Denny Farrell, One Of The 'Lions Of Harlem,' Laid To Rest At FuneralGov. Andrew Cuomo and Mayor Bill de Blasio led mourners Friday at the funeral of former Assemblyman Herman "Denny" Farrell, Jr.
Manhattan Municipal Building Renamed For Former NYC Mayor David DinkinsThe landmark 40-story building at 1 Centre Street, just a block from City Hall, is now officially called The David N. Dinkins Municipal Building.
De Blasio Defends Decision To Rename Building After DinkinsDe Blasio announced Friday the 40-story building at 1 Centre St., just a block from City Hall, would be named in honor of Dinkins, the city's first black mayor.
De Blasio To Rename NYC Municipal Building For Former Mayor David DinkinsManhattan's Municipal Building will be renamed after former Mayor David Dinkins, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Friday.
Obama, Others Dedicate 9/11 Museum In Solemn CeremonyThe National September 11 Memorial Museum is being dedicated Thursday before opening to the general public May 21.
Basil Paterson, Father Of Former Gov. David Paterson, Influential NY Politician Dies At 87The Democrat served as a state senator, deputy New York City mayor and New York's first black secretary of state. He was part of the influential "Gang of Four'.'
City Website Erroneously Names Bridge For Former Mayor DinkinsThe Willis Avenue Bridge over the Harlem River was mislabeled the "David Dinkins-Willis Avenue Bridge'' on the maps.nyc.gov website.
Empire State Building Lit Up In Tribute To Nelson MandelaFrom Harlem to Hollywood, Paris to Beijing, people hailed Nelson Mandela's indomitable courage in the face of adversity as an inspiration for all.
Former Mayor Dinkins Released From HospitalFormer Mayor David Dinkins was out of the hospital and back at home Wednesday night, after a week of treatment for pneumonia.
Dinkins Expected To Be Out Of Hospital By Week's EndFormer Mayor David Dinkins was expected to be released from the hospital by the end of the week, according to his law partner and adviser.
Former Mayor Dinkins Hospitalized With 'Mild Touch Of Pneumonia'Dinkins, 86, was admitted on Wednesday night after experiencing difficulty breathing.
Lhota, Confident In Comeback, Compares Himself To Red Sox SluggerWhen asked whether he's bring out any big political names to campaign for him in the closing days of the race, Lhota did hint at a possible show of support from his old boss, former Mayor Rudy Giuliani.
Poll: Rudy Giuliani Was New York City's Best Mayor Of Last 50 Years A Quinnipiac University poll released Thursday found 31 percent of city voters said Giuliani did the best job.
Koch Remembered For Speaking His Mind And Rocking The Political Boat Ed Koch was a major player on the New York political stage for almost 50 years, winning friends and gaining foes and sometimes turning the one into the other.