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Villa ousts Thane as Amsterdam mayor
AMSTERDAM

Villa ousts Thane as Amsterdam mayor

Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2015
Republican Mike Villa defeated two-term incumbent Democrat Ann M. Thane Tuesday, 2,250-1,304, to become Amsterdam’s next mayor.
 
Buhrmaster, Constantine hold Schenectady County Legislature seats
SCHENECTADY

Buhrmaster, Constantine hold Schenectady County Legislature seats

Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2015
James R. Buhrmaster and Thomas P. Constantine will continue to hold seats on the Schenectady County Legislature board for District 3 in 2016
 
4 Democrats re-elected to Schenectady County Legislature
SCHENECTADY COUNTY

4 Democrats re-elected to Schenectady County Legislature

Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2015
Democratic Legislator Richard Ruzzo, who also serves as chair of the Capital Region Land Bank, was re-elected for another term on the Schenectady County Legislature District 1,
 
3 Dems, Riggi elected to Schenectady council
SCHENECTADY

3 Dems, Riggi elected to Schenectady council

Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2015
The Schenectady City Council remains a Democratic majority with three council members re-elected, including the only non-Democrat, plus a new Democrat.
 
Republican DeLucia wins Malta supervisor
MALTA

Republican DeLucia wins Malta supervisor

Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2015
Republican political newcomer Vincent DeLucia was elected was elected Malta town supervisor on Tuesday over Democrat Cynthia Young.
 
Democrats set to control Rotterdam Town Board
ROTTERDAM

Democrats set to control Rotterdam Town Board

Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2015
Democrats appeared to take control of the Rotterdam Town Board on Tuesday night as they led the town supervisor and two town board races with more than 99 percent of precincts reported.
 
Yepsen, Saratoga Springs council returned to office
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Yepsen, Saratoga Springs council returned to office

Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2015
Mayor Joanne Yepsen and the other incumbent Saratoga Springs City Council members were returned to office on Tuesday, meaning Democrats will retain control of the council.
 
McCarthy wins second term as Schenectady mayor
SCHENECTADY

McCarthy wins second term as Schenectady mayor

Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2015
Incumbent Schenectady Mayor Gary McCarthy has claimed another four-year term over second-time challenger Roger Hull.
 
Tague edges Milone for Schoharie supervisor
SCHOHARIE

Tague edges Milone for Schoharie supervisor

Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2015
Republican Chris Tague beat incumbent Democrat Gene Milone and independent challenger Wanda Colyer for town of Schoharie supervisor on Tuesday.
 
Election Day favs: Ziti, chili, chicken and biscuits
CAPITAL REGION

Election Day favs: Ziti, chili, chicken and biscuits

Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2015
There were candidates on the ballot Tuesday in Malta Ridge — but only one landslide winner.
 
Schenectady poll site briefly evacuated
SCHENECTADY

Schenectady poll site briefly evacuated

Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2015
A poll site was briefly evacuated on Tuesday in Schenectady after a reported gas leak.
 
Voter turnout higher than expected in Schenectady
SCHENECTADY

Voter turnout higher than expected in Schenectady

Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2015
Voter turnout in Schenectady appears high at several polling places on a nice, sunny November day.
 
Election Day features local contests this year
CAPITAL REGION

Election Day features local contests this year

Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2015
Today is Election Day, but you could think of it as Decision Day for voters across the Capital Region, as they determine who will be in charge of their local governments for the next two or four years.
 
JOHNSTOWN

Johnstown City Charter revisions headed to the voters

Saturday, Oct. 31, 2015

Next Tuesday, residents of the city of Johnstown will vote on the first revisions to the City Charter since 2001, including whether to disband the city’s independently elected Water Board.
 
State GOP leader stumps for Hull in Schenectady
SCHENECTADY

State GOP leader stumps for Hull in Schenectady

Friday, Oct. 30, 2015

Republicans gathered on the front steps of Schenectady City Hall on Friday, including state GOP Chairman Ed Cox, to stump for mayoral candidate Roger Hull.
 
 

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