Welcome to the Times Opinion scorecard for New York City’s first mayoral debate of 2021, which featured the eight leading Democratic candidates on Thursday night.…View More Winners and Losers of the N.Y.C. Mayoral Debate
Weather: Sunny early, turning cloudy and breezy later, with scattered showers. High in the mid-60s. Alternate-side parking: In effect until Thursday (Solemnity of the Ascension…View More Mayoral Candidates Respond to the Shooting in Times Square
“Back in the ‘80s and ‘90s, people that lived here, including myself, you know, we witnessed some pretty nasty stuff,” said Representative Adriano Espaillat, a…View More Shootings and Subway Attacks Put Crime at Center of N.Y.C. Mayor’s Race
Scott Stringer, the city’s comptroller, has years of government experience and good ideas for improving New York City. But his candidacy has been clouded by…View More Kathryn Garcia for N.Y.C. Mayor: The Times Endorsement
There are just over six weeks left until the New York City mayoral primary election, and the race for the Democratic nomination is very much…View More Who’s the ‘Comeback’ Candidate? 5 Takeaways From the Mayor’s Race.
Within hours of a shooting in Times Square that left three bystanders, including a child, wounded, two news conferences were held near the crime scene:…View More After Times Square Shooting, Adams and Yang Stress Support for N.Y.P.D.
“I am the poster child of missteps, but I am also the poster child of endurance,” Mr. Adams said. “I had a plan.” The first…View More Eric Adams, N.Y.C. Mayoral Candidate, Has Something to Prove
Weather: Chance of rain increases as the day goes on. High around 70. Alternate-side parking: In effect until May 13 (Solemnity of the Ascension). New…View More How the Mayoral Candidates Plan to Help New York Rebound
The signs of New York City’s recovery are everywhere: Vaccinations are on the rise; restaurant and bar curfews are ending; occupancy restrictions are easing in…View More As New York City Reopens, Its Recovery Will Hinge on the Next Mayor
“If we don’t watch out, we’re going to get a mayor almost chosen by random chance,” he continued, adding the caveat that over the next…View More Where Is the New York Mayor’s Race Headed?