Rep. Joseph Crowley was unanamously elected the new Democratic county leader of Queens at 8:30 this morning, even securing a vote from City Councilman Hiram Monserrate, Crowley called to say.
As I noted before, the real story here isn’t the continuation of the city’s most effective political machine, which was built under Crowley’s predecessor and Read More
Matthew Farrell, the former City Council director of administration and Queens City Council candidate, died unexpectedly today at 36. He had just started work at the lobbying firm Davidoff Malito & Hutcher, where Sid Davidoff confirmed his death. Read More
Who really would want to set a record for paying the most ever for a condo in New York? Hedge-fund manager Daniel Loeb apparently doesn’t mind. He’s signed a contract for a $45 million penthouse at 15 Central Park West.
Across Central Park, Sherry-Netherland residents want the hotel to go co-op—they Read More