Anthony Weiner

Anthony Weiner launches mayoral run
Anthony Weiner launches mayoral run
Politics Cristabelle Tumola 5/22/2013 at 7:34AM

Anthony Weiner has officially kicked off his political comeback. Almost two years after resigning from Congress because of a Twitter sext scandal, the former Queens politician is running for mayor. Weiner made the announcement late Tuesday in a video posted to YouTube. “Look I made some big mistakes and I know I let a lot [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Top Stories Cristabelle Tumola 5/16/2013 at 7:28AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Thursday: Mostly cloudy in the morning, then clear. High of 73. Winds from the WNW at 10 to 15 mph. Thursday night: Partly cloudy in the evening, then clear. Low of 55. Winds from the West at 5 to 15 mph shifting to the North after midnight. EVENT OF THE DAY: Queens New Music [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Top Stories Cristabelle Tumola 5/15/2013 at 8:43AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Wednesday: Overcast with thunderstorms and rain showers in the afternoon. High of 68. Winds from the South at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 60%. Wednesday night: Partly cloudy with a chance of rain. Low of 59. Winds from the SSW at 5 to 10 mph shifting to the WNW after midnight. [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 4/25/2013 at 8:04AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Thursday: Partly cloudy. High of 63. Winds from the NW at 10 to 15 mph. Thursday night: Clear in the evening, then partly cloudy. Low of 48. Winds less than 5 mph. EVENT OF THE DAY: The Cinema of Immigration As part of 10-week series exploring the immigrant experience in the U.S., Mark Ethan, a member of [...]

Poll: Anthony Weiner places second in potential Democratic mayoral run
Poll: Anthony Weiner places second in potential Democratic mayoral run
Politics Queens Courier Staff 4/17/2013 at 11:45AM

An Anthony Weiner mayoral run could mix up the Democratic primary, a new poll found. The former Queens congressmember, who resigned in disgrace after sending lewd pictures over Twitter, placed second in a recent NBC New York/Marist poll. According to the results, 15 percent of voters would elect him as the Democratic mayoral candidate, behind [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Top Stories Cristabelle Tumola 4/16/2013 at 8:20AM

TODAY’S FORECAST  Tuesday: Partly cloudy. High of 63. Breezy. Winds from the SSE at 10 to 25 mph. Tuesday night: Overcast with a chance of rain, then a chance of a thunderstorm and a chance of rain after midnight. Low of 54. Winds from the South at 5 to 20 mph shifting to the WSW [...]

Anthony Weiner considers mayoral run in new interview
Anthony Weiner considers mayoral run in new interview
Politics Cristabelle Tumola 4/10/2013 at 3:36PM

Is Anthony Weiner poised for a political comeback? According to a new interview, the former Queens congressmember gave the New York Times, he is considering a run for mayor. “I don’t have this burning, overriding desire to go out and run for office,” he told the publication. “It’s not the single animating force in my [...]

Anthony Weiner has war chest, but will he run for office?
Anthony Weiner has war chest, but will he run for office?
Politics Terence M. Cullen 1/29/2013 at 3:14PM

More than a year-and-a-half after he was forced into resigning, there’s still speculation former Congressmember Anthony Weiner will make a bid for some public office, several media sources have reported. The Daily News claimed an anonymous pollster was calling registered voters to gauge if they still had a favorable view of the disgraced legislator, who [...]

Anthony Weiner returns to Twitter for Sandy
Anthony Weiner returns to Twitter for Sandy
News Cristabelle Tumola 11/07/2012 at 2:32PM

Former Queens Congressmember Anthony Weiner has returned to Twitter for the first time since the sexual photo scandal that led to his resignation in June, 2011. Though he never deleted his account, @RepWeiner, the last Tweet he sent was on June 1 of last year. But around 10 a.m. Wednesday Weiner was active again. Despite [...]