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PHOTOS: New Yorkers Line Up To See De Blasio At Gracie Mansion

Posted 01.23.2014 | New York

Thousands of New Yorkers waited in the cold to meet Mayor Bill de Blasio at Gracie Mansion Sunday. The newly minted mayor posed for photos with guests...

Bloomberg Project Wastes Millions While 22,000 New York Children Remain Homeless -- What Will de Blasio Do?

Matthew Chapman | Posted 02.11.2014 | New York
Matthew Chapman

An expensive human scandal surrounds us. Thirty-three less prosperous countries take better care of their children than we do. It's unreal, it's shocking.

De Blasio Set To Move To Gracie Mansion

| Posted 12.11.2013 | New York

By Colby Hamilton CIVIC CENTER — Gracie Mansion is set to return to its full-time residential status. In a statement released on his mayoral trans...

Should De Blasio Move To Gracie Mansion?

AP | JONATHAN LEMIRE | Posted 11.27.2013 | New York

NEW YORK (AP) — Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio draws much of his populist identity from his Brooklyn neighborhood of Park Slope, a bastion of outer-boro...

HuffPost Tastemakers: Francois Payard Working Gracie Mansion Benefit

Posted 02.27.2013 | Taste

With his sleeves rolled up.

Ed Koch's First Chef

Rozanne Gold | Posted 04.10.2013 | Home
Rozanne Gold

When I was 24 years old, I moved into Gracie Mansion to live with Ed Koch. The year was 1977 and my boss-to-be had just become the Mayor of New York City

Gerry Smith

Rachel Haot, New York's Digital Czar, Is The Woman Behind Bloomberg's Tech Vision

HuffingtonPost.com | Gerry Smith | Posted 10.10.2012 | Technology

On a recent evening, dozens of New York entrepreneurs gathered at Gracie Mansion, the longtime home of the city’s mayors, to celebrate the city’s ...

NY Tech Scene -- Rising (Week of 10/8/12)

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 12.07.2012 | New York
Steve Rosenbaum

The week began with Mayor Bloomberg and entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, and government officials, who gathered for a summit on how N.Y. can keep its Tech Edge.

Bette Midler Gets Lei'd by Mayor Bloomberg

Tom Murro | Posted 05.22.2012 | Entertainment
Tom Murro

I know, this joke is like beating a dead flower, but it's nice 'schtick' coming from a man that is usually obligated to talk about things that make your eyes glaze over.

A Photo History Of NYC's Mayoral Residence, Gracie Mansion

The Huffington Post | Christopher Mathias | Posted 03.29.2012 | New York

Mayor Bloomberg doesn't think mayors should live in Gracie Mansion. Built in 1799 by a rich merchant named Archibald Gracie, the Upper East Side e...

Bloomberg Urges Successor Not To Live In Gracie Mansion

AP | Posted 03.28.2012 | New York

NEW YORK -- New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg says his successor shouldn't live in the mansion that has long been the official mayoral residence. ...

WATCH: Man Rescued From East River After DIY Raft Fails

Posted 01.13.2012 | New York

Emergency responders rescued a teen stranded in the East River Thursday night after his homemade raft deflated. Firefighters received a call at abo...

Seven Questions You Asked

Henry J. Stern | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Henry J. Stern

Bicameralism gives every citizen two legislators to elect, so if one is a dope or a crook, a voter can go to the other for assistance or information.

Astoria Characters: The Chic Shopkeeper

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

"Clothing is like art," says Kristie Foster. "It's to admire." The statuesque Kristie, does, indeed, look like a gallery work. The owner of KrisTEES is a live billboard for her chic boutique.