Government & Politics

Filmmaker Neil Barsky’s Intimate Documentary Portrait of Mayor Ed Koch

New York City mayors tend to get a lot of attention beyond the city limits, but perhaps no mayor managed to dominate the national and international stage as ed Koch did during his 12 tumultuous years in office.

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Desirée Taylor, NJ Today  |  March 1, 2013 10:16 AM | Comments
The Hudson and Bergen County jails appear to have already felt the impact of the budget sequester. VIDEO
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Long Island Business Report  |  February 27, 2013 10:13 AM | Comments
Long Island’s non-profit agencies account for a significant share of the region’s jobs and are one of the fastest growing segments of the Long Island economy. Randi Dresner of Island Harvest discuss the role of non-profits throughout the region and the overall challenges of managing non-profits through difficult economic times.VIDEO
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David Cruz, NJ Today  |  February 27, 2013 10:13 AM | Comments
The thing that makes Hoboken so desirable — its proximity to the water — is the very thing that makes living here a real crap shoot sometimes.VIDEO
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Kirsti Itameri  |  February 27, 2013 10:13 AM | Comments
The Municipal Art Society has identified 17 East Midtown buildings that it considers worthy of preservation, should the rezoning plan be approved.
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February 27, 2013 10:12 AM | 1 Comment
MetroFocus reports from three New York regions four months after Sandy, Rafael Pi Roman interviews Vin Cipolla of The Municipal Art Society about plans to make major changes to Manhattan’s East Midtown and more.VIDEO
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February 26, 2013 1:58 PM | Comments
Governor Christie delivers the State Budget Address from the State House in Trenton.VIDEO
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Aaron Short, City & State  |  February 26, 2013 12:06 PM | Comments
The Five Borough Ballot: In this week's Manhattan coverage, the patrons of Artie's Deli express concern for the future.
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Beth Garbitelli & Greg Jacobs  |  February 25, 2013 5:42 PM | Comments
Good news and bad news for NYC libraries: Less city support, but attendance is up. VIDEO
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By Senior Correspondent Desirée Taylor, NJ Today  |  February 25, 2013 3:49 PM | Comments
A new federal website is designed to help families do their homework before choosing a college or university. VIDEO
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Joe Hirsch, City Limits  |  February 19, 2013 10:21 AM | Comments
The Five Borough Ballot: Guns trump other concerns among diners at the Camaguey restaurant. Some see more cops—and others more programs—as the answer.
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