Investigators for Manhattan District Attorney Robert Morgenthau have interviewed two business executives about fund-raising they did in 1998 and 1999 for City Comptroller Alan Hevesi’s Mayoral campaign, The Observer has learned.
The investigators have also spoken to several other people who have either donated money or organized an event for the Comptroller, according to sources Read More
Sharon Baum, a broker with the Corcoran Group, stepped out of her chauffeured Rolls-Royce in front of 9 East 72nd Street on the afternoon of Feb. 5., a rhinestone pin that read “SOLD” sparkling on her lapel. Ms. Baum headed inside the Beaux Arts mansion, one of six Upper East Side townhouses, spread out over Read More
HEDGE FUND MILLIONAIRE GETS TWO BALLROOMS, RIVER VIEW On June 16, after two years on the market, the 17-room penthouse of the late philanthropist Janet Annenberg Hooker at 1 Sutton Place South closed for about $10.9 million. The buyer is Richard Perry, the president and managing member of Perry Capital, a hedge fund.
Mr. Perry Read More