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SARATOGA SPRINGS & MALTA

Candidate forums scheduled in Malta, Saratoga Springs

Friday, Aug. 28, 2015

The League of Women Voters of Saratoga County will sponsor public candidate forums prior to the Sept. 10 party primaries in Saratoga Springs and Malta.
 
Glenville supervisor: Dems' sign crew made threats
GLENVILLE

Glenville supervisor: Dems' sign crew made threats

Friday, Aug. 28, 2015
Glenville’s Republican town supervisor says two Democratic political operatives placed signs promoting Democratic Town Board candidates Jared Hickey and Heather Gray in front of his house early Wednesday evening and threatened his 18-year-old son.
 
Schenectady mayoral hopeful won’t be on ballot
SCHENECTADY

Schenectady mayoral hopeful won’t be on ballot

Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2015
The Schenectady mayoral race is down to two official candidates after hopeful Chris Gibbs did not collect enough signatures to get on the ballot.
 
SCHENECTADY COUNTY

Sch'dy County Legislature candidate forces Democratic primary

Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015

A Democrat who is leaving the party to become a Republican has successfully forced a Sept. 10 Democratic primary in the Schenectady County Legislature race after a challenge of her petition was dropped.
 
SARATOGA COUNTY

Primary races shaping up for town seats in Saratoga County

Monday, Aug. 3, 2015
Republican town board primaries are on tap Sept. 10 in the towns of Milton and Malta, while the Republican town supervisor is being challenged in Hadley and two Democrats will vie for public safety commissioner in Saratoga Springs, according to Saratoga County Board of Elections filings.
 
Young launches third bid for Malta supervisor’s post
MALTA

Young launches third bid for Malta supervisor’s post

Saturday, July 25, 2015

Democrat Cynthia Young, who lost the race for town supervisor two years ago by a single vote, announced Friday that she will be running for supervisor again this fall.
 
Boehner to help Stefanik raise funds a second time
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Boehner to help Stefanik raise funds a second time

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

House of Representatives Speaker John Boehner will be coming to Saratoga Springs in August to appear at a fundraiser for freshman U.S. Rep. Elise Stefanik, R-Willboro.
 
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Ken Ivins launches bid to reclaim finance seat

Wednesday, July 8, 2015
Former city finance commissioner Ken Ivins has announced he will run for the position again this fall.
 
Dog running for Schenectady mayor
SCHENECTADY

Dog running for Schenectady mayor

Wednesday, July 1, 2015
A fourth mayoral candidate is entering the race, running as “Schenectady’s best friend.”
 
Brooklyn native plans Schenectady mayoral run
SCHENECTADY

Brooklyn native plans Schenectady mayoral run

Wednesday, June 17, 2015
There’s a third person entering the race for mayor of Schenectady, one looking to leverage support from young people in the city.
 
SARATOGA COUNTY

Saratoga County GOP tabs trio of candidates

Friday, June 5, 2015

The Saratoga County Republican Committee endorsed candidates for state Supreme Court and county coroner at a meeting Monday.
 
ROTTERDAM

Candidate says Rotterdam Democrats snubbed him

Wednesday, June 3, 2015
Bob Godlewski says he was snubbed by the Rotterdam Democratic Committee when it gave Steve Tommasone, the former Republican town supervisor, its endorsement to run for supervisor again.
 
SCHENECTADY COUNTY

Schenectady County GOP struggling to sign up candidates

Tuesday, June 2, 2015
In a county dominated by Democratic voters, finding Republicans to run for the Schenectady County Legislature is an uphill battle, especially when Republicans with an interest in public service keep jumping ship.
 
Saratoga mayor announces re-election bid
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Saratoga mayor announces re-election bid

Thursday, May 28, 2015
Saratoga Springs Mayor Joanne Yepsen announced Thursday that she’ll seek re-election this fall, saying she wants to continue her work on sustainable development and helping the homeless.
 
STILLWATER

Stillwater Democrats endorse board candidate

Thursday, May 28, 2015
The Stillwater Democratic Committee has unanimously endorsed Patrick F. Nelson to run for the Stillwater Town Board in November.
 
 

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