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Upper West Side »

Jon Hamm's Block Too Star-Studded to Be Named for Political Bigwig: Locals

To rename W. 67th Street after someone who's not a "household name" would be a disservice, locals said.

Kew Gardens »

CB9 District Manager Retires After More Than 30 Years on the Job

Mary Ann Carey has worked at Community Board 9 for more than three decades.

Long Island City »

Vallone Introduces Bill to Take Ed Koch's Name Off the Queensboro Bridge

The Astoria councilman suggests renaming the Manhattan Municipal Building after the late mayor instead.

Upper West Side »

Five Cool Dates to Help You Embrace Summer

Five hot dates to wow your partner this summer.

Astoria »

Vallone Drafting Bill to Get Ed Koch's Name Off the Queensboro Bridge

Vallone says he's drafting a bill that would drop the late Ed Koch's name from Ed Koch Queensboro Bridge.

Carroll Gardens »

Brooklyn Students Awarded $25,000 in Scholarships Honoring Ed Koch

Five students from the Brooklyn School for Collaborative Studies won the college scholarships.

Midtown »

State Pols Square Off Over Madison Square Garden's Property Tax Exemption

The World's Most Famous Arena has not paid up to $16 million in annual taxes for 31 years.

Jamaica »

Floyd Flake's Support For Melinda Katz in BP Race Stuns Jamaica Councilman

The prominent Jamaica pastor endorsed Melinda Katz for Queens borough president.

Carroll Gardens »

Former Mayor Ed Koch Honored Through $25,000 High School Scholarship

The Bryan Cave Edward I. Koch Scholarship Fund will go to five students at a Carroll Gardens school.

Upper East Side »

MTA Will Not Name Upper East Side Subway Station in Honor of Ed Koch

The MTA has rejected efforts to rename the East 77th Street subway station after Mayor Ed Koch.

Upper East Side »

Family and Friends Honor Ed Koch at Funeral

Former President Bill Clinton and Mayor Bloomberg spoke at Koch's funeral.

Greenwich Village »

Ed Koch Documentary Opens on Day Former Mayor Dies

New Yorkers remembered the former mayor after seeing a movie about him at the Angelika Film Center.

New York City »

Former Mayor Ed Koch Dies at 88

Former Mayor Ed Koch died of congestive heart failure about 2 a.m. Friday.

New York City »

Ed Koch Moved to Intensive Care

Former Mayor Ed Koch has been moved into intensive care, his spokesman said.

Astoria »

Peter Vallone Launches Campaign for Queens Borough President

Though he'd been mulling a run for months, the councilman officially announced his bid on Tuesday.