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Broome County Deputy Executive Bijoy Datta is leaving county government for a position with Rob Astorino’s campaign for governor. Datta is leaving his current post on May 25 to become Astorino’s deputy campaign manager. “It was a...
The contest for New York’s 22nd Congressional District will be determined in the primaries. This election cycle, there’s no Democratic candidate. But on the Republican side, incumbent Richard Hanna is facing Claudia Tenney – an...
The race for Central New York’s 22nd Congressional District, which spans from Binghamton to Utica, is nearing the final stretch. Incumbent Richard Hanna and Assemblywoman Claudia Tenney are competing for the Republican Party’s nod in...
Later this week it’s the Democrats turn to meet at their state party convention, where they will nominate incumbent Governor Andrew Cuomo for re-election. Nearly three and half years into his first term, Cuomo remains relatively popular with...
More than 100 jobs at gun maker Remington Arms in the Mohawk Valley are being sent to a new plant in Alabama. Rumors have surrounded the future of the plant for more than a year. The two-century-old Remington Arms is the nucleus of Ilion. About 1,...
Chemung County Sheriff Chris Moss will be Rob Astorino’s running mate against Governor Cuomo this fall, and the candidates visited Elmira this weekend for the first time.  A crowd of over two hundred gave a hero’s welcome to Chris...