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Entries by Jonah Green from 11/2010

Margarita Lopez, Housing Authority Board Member, Pays $250 In Rent

Posted 11.01.2010 | New York

The Post is reporting on an all-women building in the East Village whose most notable tenant, Housing Authority board member Margarita Lopez, paid an ...

Heidi Klum Robot, Hebrew Terry Richardson: Halloween Pics From Around The City

Posted 11.01.2010 | New York

So many costumes, so many parties, so little time. New York was host to many Halloween bashes this weekend. Heidi Klum's annual fest featured such att...

Man Hit By Subway Car Is Academy Award Nominated Screenwriter

Posted 11.01.2010 | New York

'Monster's Ball' screenwriter Will Rokos has something to be thankful for, and it's not just his respected Hollywood career. Rokos survived being hit ...

Carl Paladino's Halloween Drunktacular

Posted 11.01.2010 | New York

While Andrew Cuomo was in Monroe County rallying supporters and actually campaigning, Carl Paladino was having himself a helluva time at South Buffalo...

Carl Paladino Makes Last Ditch Campaign Video Appeal

Posted 11.01.2010 | New York

In the final days before today's election, Carl Paladino took the internet to post a final appeal to voters. In this strange video, Paladino gives a...

Jimmy McMillan Hawks Slogan For Online Bidding Website (VIDEO)

Posted 11.01.2010 | New York

Jimmy McMillan, rent fighter, action figure, music scribe and all-around mustachionado, has sold his franchise beard and slogan to BidHere, an online ...

Chilean Miner Plans To Run In New York City Marathon

Posted 11.01.2010 | New York

NEW YORK — The Chilean miner who jogged in the tunnels while trapped underground not only will attend Sunday's New York City Marathon – he...

George Pataki Endorses Carl Paladino

Posted 11.01.2010 | New York

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Cuomo Steps Up Attacks In Race To Replace Him

Posted 11.01.2010 | New York

Andrew Cuomo and Eric Schneiderman have been campaigning side-by-side all day today, and at a rally in Albany, the soon-to be ex AG took a pot-shot at...

Nostalgia for an Election Not Yet Over

Posted 11.02.2010 | New York

Andrew M. Cuomo, who is about to turn 53, pointed to his graying hair to emphasize that he'd been around for a while. The gesture was intended to give...

Coney Island boardwalk sweeping out all the old businesses

Posted 11.02.2010 | New York

Coney Island thrill seekers have shot their last freak. The operators of the new Luna Park told nine longtime boardwalk businesses to get out by No...

After Harsh Criticism, Voting Goes Smoothly for Bloomberg

Posted 11.02.2010 | New York

Mayor Michael Bloomberg famously called the Board of Election's handling of the September primary a "royal-screw up." On Tuesday, however, the mayor w...

The State Senate Could Be Even Worse This Year

Posted 11.02.2010 | New York

As unthinkable as it may seem that New York's State Senate really could get any worse, it actually could if today's vote results in a single Democrati...

End Of The Road: New York Campaigns End As Votes Come In (PHOTOS)

Posted 11.02.2010 | New York

The candidates for all major New York races made their last campaign stops this morning to vote, and are now retiring until the tallies come in. Andr...

Lil Wayne Posts Letter From Prison In Advance Of His Release

Posted 11.02.2010 | New York

Hello world! My world! Our world! As I greet you all in my last days on this island, I must reflect. I think back to when I first arrived and I had...

Times' Brooklyn Brewery Typo Leads To Huge Coney Backlash

Posted 11.02.2010 | New York

Yesterday the Times' City Room blog reported that Brooklyn Brewery was rumored to be negotiating to open a beer hall in Phony Island -- which is what ...

Carl Paladino Gives A Very Paladino Concession Speech

Posted 11.03.2010 | New York

As Carl Paladino took the stage at a downtown Buffalo ballroom last night to give his concession speech, Rachel Maddow was on MSNBC surmising what wo...

City Voters Restore Two-Term Limit

Posted 11.03.2010 | New York

New Yorkers overwhelmingly restored the city's two-term limit for elected officials last night, two years after Mayor Bloomberg successfully pushed to...

Cha Cha Says Coney Businesses Will Fight 'Criminal Act'

Posted 11.03.2010 | New York

When we heard Cha Cha's was being forced out of the new Phony Island along with eight other businesses, we knew there was only one man to call: the "U...

Sandra Lee, Food Network Star, Is The First Girlfriend Of New York

Posted 11.03.2010 | New York

With Andrew Cuomo's sweeping victory over Carl Paladino last night, the governor-elect brings to Albany a new democratic mandate, a chance for fiscal ...

SLIDESHOW: Isabella Blow's Greatest Looks

Posted 11.03.2010 | New York

On May 7, 2007 Isabella Blow, one of the great style icons of recent decades, took her own life. And while "Issie's" famously eye-popping hats themsel...

New York State Senate Majority in Doubt: Even Split Would Diminish Democrats' Power

Posted 11.03.2010 | New York

On an otherwise largely disappointing night for New York Republicans, the party appeared to be on the verge of either retaking the State Senate or thr...

'The Rent Too Damn High' Jimmy McMillan: I Can't Quit Now

Posted 11.03.2010 | New York

NEW YORK — Jimmy McMillan says he can't quit now – the rent is still "too damn high." The man who became the breakout star of New York's ...

John Slattery Takes the Subway, and Eight Other Things We Learned About Mad Men's Roger Sterling Last Night

Posted 11.03.2010 | New York

John Slattery was one of the New York presenters at the Casting Society of America's Artios Awards last night -- the awards were bi-coastal, with a si...

Winter Getaways Near New York

Posted 11.03.2010 | New York

When October is through taunting New Yorkers with its balmy fall weather, winter will arrive to wipe away the warm-colored leaves and "let's picnic" s...