Democrats Touma, Grandinetti and Walker sweep council race
A trio of endorsed Democrats who billed themselves as progressive lawmakers willing to work together for the benefit of the city swept Tuesday's race for Niagara Falls City Council.
- Voters authorize 7 Vegas-style casinos New York voters bet big Tuesday on casino gambling as an economic energy shot, agreeing to let seven Las Vegas-style gaming palaces be built around the state, including eventually in New York City.
Cliffe wins third term as supervisor in Wheatfield
Wheatfield voters decided not make a change at the top of the town Tuesday night.
Small type adds problems for some voters
Weather was hardly a negative factor on Election Day — a brisk 46 degrees and mostly sunny — but a number of people were heard to complain about the type size on the ballot.
Elder says he's still in the city council race
City Council candidate Robert Elder wants your vote Tuesday.
Elder, who had told members of the press that he was no longer actively campaigning in early October, told the Gazette Monday that he has been working to get the word out that he is still hoping to win a seat on the council.
- Crowded field vies for three Niagara Falls City Council seats City voters will have an opportunity to shape the city's legislative body choosing from a seven-candidate pool to fill three open seats in Tuesday's general election.
- Shining a light on council candidate's contributions Political money and influence drives campaigns and gives voters insight into the decisions that lawmakers might make once elected to office.
- Palmer, Brochey focus on town finances in Lewiston supervisor race Pretty soon, the political mailings will end, the commercials will stop airing and voters will be asked to make a choice in Lewiston between village Trustee Dennis Brochey and town Councilman Ernie Palmer for supervisor.
- Supervisor faces newcomer in Wheatfield race He may have been a reluctant candidate in 2009, but four years later Wheatfield Town Supervisor Robert Cliffe is more than ready for a third term.
- LEGISLATIVE RACES: Incumbent Steed seeking to fend off challenges from Corsaro, Allah in Fourth District It's a three-way race in the Niagara County Legislature's Fourth District this year.
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