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Jay-Z Makes TIME’s ‘Influential’ List, NYC’s Mayor Bloomberg Co-signs

Jay-Z embodies the “Empire State of Mind,” according to New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, who praised the rapper in an essay for TIME’s annual 100 most influential list.


Mayor Bloomberg Briefs The City On Hurricane Irene

Senores y Senoras: ¡Mayor Miguel Bloombito!

Mayor Bloomberg may be a lot of things, but a good Spanish speaker is not one of them. I was glued to news coverage of Hurricane Irene all weekend, and couldn’t help but laugh out […]


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Alec Baldwin for NYC Mayor!

If Californians can have the Terminator govern them, New York should totally get a celebrity politician too! Alec Baldwin nominates himself…


What’s Fresh Around Town for Thursday, April 22nd!

Today is Earth Day and, of course, the big Earth Day Rally is being held in Times Square!  That’s just one of the many things on our list of What’s Fresh Around Town!