The father of former Gov. David Paterson was a pillar of Harlem politics for decades.
Dinkins officials used funds dedicated to Safe Streets, Safe City to plug budget holes, insiders said.
The former mayor will visit Restoration Plaza to promote his new book, "A Mayor’s Life."
Leroy Comrie has represented Southeast Queens for 12 years and is term-limited.
Bill de Blasio will be the first Democratic mayor since David Dinkins was elected in 1989.
David Dinkins, 86, is expected to make a full recovery.
Things between Bill de Blasio and Joe Lhota got tense over charges of a race baiting political ad.
The candidates drew distinctions between their rival's economic, policing and housing policies.
Leroy Comrie said he was honored to receive the endorsement from former mayor.
Former Mayor Ed Koch died of congestive heart failure about 2 a.m. Friday.
Former MTA Chair Joseph Lhota, Police Chief Ray Kelly and Mayor David Dinkins attended the event.
The West Harlem Development Corporation signed a settlement deal with the attorney general's office.
There are thousands more city workers than when the mayor took office, but fewer cops.
Woods' family will gather in her hometown of Hemingway, S.C. for a final farewell Saturday.
The West Harlem Local Development Corporation is still facing calls to dissolve.
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