Arthur Schwartz Blog

Published: July 6, 2016

Publication: Westview News

By Arthur Z. Schwartz

There have been few moments in my life which have been more gratifying than the first day of petitioning to get on the ballot this past June 7, when

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Published: May 4, 2016

By Arthur Z. Schwartz

IN SUPPORT OF BILL AND HIS WILL: Bill Cornwall celebrating his 84th birthday, prior to his death and subsequent dispute over his will. Photo courtesy of Arthur Schwartz.

IN SUPPORT OF BILL AND HIS WILL: Bill
Cornwall celebrating his 84th birthday, prior
to his death and subsequent dispute over
his will. Photo courtesy of Arthur Schwartz.

For 55 years Bill …

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Published: August 1, 2015

Publication: WestView News

By Arthur Z. Schwartz

Taken in handcuffs from the 6thprecinct out onto 10th Street, Arthur Schwartz experienced the searing humiliation of eyes asking “what crime did that man commit.” And

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Published: July 14, 2015

Publication: WestView News

By Arthur Z. Schwartz

Intro by George Capsis

“Hi George, I am calling you from a cell” were the words spoken to me from the first cell that attorney Arthur Schwartz had ever …

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Published: July 1, 2015

Publication: WestView News

By Arthur Z. Schwartz

In one of the most bizarre episodes in local, and maybe even Citywide landlord-tenant conflagrations, it was discovered this past month that the landlord at 95 Christopher Street has …

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Published: July 1, 2015

Publication: WestView News

By Arthur Z. Schwartz

Taste of Lima owner, Nelida Godfrey, is waging a two front battle with Monster Landlord Steve Croman, who owns the building she lives in (on Bedford Street) and the …

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Published: July, 2014

After Pier 40 Air Rights Debacle and Lies .

DEBORAH GLICK MUST GO!

DEBORAH GLICK MUST GO!

As the Pier 40 air rights drama unfolds, there will be many fingers pointed. The saga is full of secret deals and a lack …

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Out Shout

August 6, 2014

Published: January, 2014

A Column of Political Commentary

By Arthur Z. Schwartz

A City Ready To Heal,Hudson River Park Air Rights, Hope for Public School Parents, Peace offering to Assembly Member Glick

A New Name. I launched this column …

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After The Storm (10)

August 6, 2014

Published: September, 2013

My Humble Heartfelt Recommendations for the September 10 Primary

After The Storm: A Column About Politics

After The Storm: A Column About Politics

The September 10th Primary will result in the largest change in City Governance since 2001, when in the wake of …

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After The Storm (9)

August 6, 2014

Published: August, 2013

A Monthly Column About Politics

The Giuliani-Bloomberg Legacy And Why de Blasio Matters

It is coming down to crunch time. We, as New Yorkers, are facing the biggest wave of political change ever. Come November we will …

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