Eliot Spitzer

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 7/26/2013 at 7:55AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Friday: Partly cloudy. High of 82. Winds from the NNW at 10 to 15 mph. Friday night: Partly cloudy. Low of 72. Winds less than 5 mph. EVENT OF THE DAY: 35th annual Thunderbird American Indian Mid-Summer Pow Wow The Queens County Farm Museum will be hosting the 35th annual Thunderbird American Indian Mid-Summer Pow Wow from Friday, July [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 7/25/2013 at 6:59AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Thursday: Overcast with a chance of rain. High of 81. Breezy. Winds from the NE at 15 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 30%. Thursday night: Overcast with a chance of rain. Low of 66. Winds from the NE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 20%. EVENT OF THE DAY: Waterfront Concert [...]

Queens political hall of shame
Queens political hall of shame
Politics Queens Courier Staff 7/19/2013 at 10:12AM

This New York City election season features not one, but two formerly disgraced politicians asking voters to give them a second chance. Former Congressmember Anthony Weiner, who announced he is running for mayor in May, and former Governor Eliot Spitzer, who launched his bid for city comptroller last week, were both forced to resign after sexual [...]

Can politicians comeback after a scandal?
Politics Cristabelle Tumola 7/18/2013 at 2:49PM

When Anthony Weiner and Eliot Spitzer stood in front of the media, admitted their sexual scandals to the public and resigned from office, many believed it was the end of their political careers. Not only are both men back in politics running for citywide office in New York City, but, according to two recent polls, [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
Top Stories Cristabelle Tumola 7/17/2013 at 6:49AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Wednesday: Clear in the morning, then partly cloudy. High of 95. Winds from the NNE at 5 to 10 mph shifting to the SSE in the afternoon. Wednesday night: Partly cloudy in the evening, then clear. Low of 81 with a heat index of 88F. Winds from the South at 5 to 10 [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
Top Stories Cristabelle Tumola 7/16/2013 at 6:30AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Tuesday: Clear in the morning, then partly cloudy. High of 97. Winds from the North at 5 to 10 mph. Tuesday night: Clear. Low of 79. Winds less than 5 mph. EVENT OF THE DAY: SummerStage -  Meli’sa Morgan/Fonda Rae/Alicia Myers/Marley Marl SummerStage, New York’s largest free performing arts festival, runs in Queens thru August [...]

Poll puts Spitzer ahead of Stringer in comptroller race
Poll puts Spitzer ahead of Stringer in comptroller race
Politics Cristabelle Tumola 7/11/2013 at 11:48AM

Voters seem ready to give Eliot Spitzer a second chance. The results of a NBC 4 New York/Wall Street Journal/Marist poll show the former Governor with a 9-point lead over Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer in the city comptroller race. The poll found that 42 percent of registered Democratic voters support Spitzer, while 33 percent [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 7/10/2013 at 7:55AM

TODAY’S FORECAST  Wednesday: Overcast with a chance of a thunderstorm and a chance of rain, then thunderstorms and rain showers in the afternoon. High of 88. Winds from the SSW at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 60%. Wednesday night: Overcast with thunderstorms and rain showers, then a chance of a thunderstorm and a [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 7/08/2013 at 7:21AM

TODAY’S FORECAST  Monday: Mostly cloudy with a chance of a thunderstorm and a chance of rain, then thunderstorms and rain showers in the afternoon. High of 90. Winds from the WSW at 5 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 40%. Monday night: Partly cloudy with thunderstorms and rain showers. Low of 72. Winds from the [...]

Former governor Eliot Spitzer plans run for NYC comptroller
Former governor Eliot Spitzer plans run for NYC comptroller
Politics Cristabelle Tumola 7/07/2013 at 9:41PM

Anthony Weiner won’t be the only disgraced politician running for citywide office this primary season. Former New York Governor Eliot Spitzer, who resigned from the position five years ago following a prostitution scandal, is planning a political comeback with a bid for city comptroller. “I’m hopeful there will be forgiveness, I am asking for it,” [...]