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Chemung County Executive Unveils Proposed 2015 Budget
Thu, 06 Nov 2014 18:14:58 -0800

Unfunded mandates continue to put local governments in a budget crutch. Chemung County Executive Tom Santulli unveiled his proposed spending plan for next year on Thursday. Crystal Cranmore explains what steps leaders are taking to make sure taxpayers don't have an extra burden in 2015.

Lawyer resigns from Bar Association after racist tweet
Wed, 12 Nov 2014 01:02:08 -0800

A Democratic activist lawyer resigned his leadership position with the New York City Bar Association Tuesday after tweeting racist comments about Chemung County Sheriff Christopher Moss, a black Republican who...

Local sheriffs support Moss
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 14:27:22 -0700

Binghamton (WIVT) - Chemung County Sheriff Chris Moss is receiving support from his colleagues in his run to become the next Lieutenant Governor of New York State. Four fellow Republican sheriffs gathered in Binghamton to endorse Moss Thursday. Dave Harder of Broome, Gary Howard of Tioga, Ernie Cutting of Chenango and Tom Mills of Delaware cited Moss's strong law enforcement credentials and ...

Gov. Andrew Cuomo sends National Guard to deal with Buffalo snow
Tue, 18 Nov 2014 15:34:22 -0800

Gov. Andrew Cuomo deployed the National Guard to western New York to aid residents stranded by a massive storm that dumped more than four feet of lake-effect snow in some areas. "We are deploying the National Guard to ramp up efforts to keep western New York residents safe and to ...

Attorney Resigns After Racist Moss Tweet
Thu, 13 Nov 2014 04:56:18 -0800

Elmira, NY (Star Gazette) - The White Plains attorney who taunted Republican lieutenant-governor candidate and Chemung County Sheriff Christopher Moss in a racist tweet on election night eve has resigned from a leadership post at the New York City Bar Association.

Governor's race tops ballot in New York
Mon, 03 Nov 2014 18:29:29 -0800

Voters in New York on Tuesday will pick the governor, decide which party controls the state Senate and settle several hotly contested congressional races.

Governor's race tops big election year in New York
Mon, 03 Nov 2014 11:30:38 -0800

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Voters in New York on Tuesday will pick the governor, decide which party controls the state Senate and settle several hotly contested congressional races.

Andrew Cuomo Is The Projected Winner For New York Governor
Tue, 04 Nov 2014 18:24:46 -0800

ALBANY, N.Y. (NBC NEWS) NBC News projected Governor Andrew Cuomo as the winner of the New York Governor race. Polls closed at 9 p.m. in New York State.  Shortly after, incumbent Governor Cuomo looked to have beaten Republican challenger Rob Astorino.  Astorino had been elected twice in Democrat-leaning Westchester as County Executive.  he ran with Chemung County Sheriff Chris Moss as his ...

Michael Stafford of the Oswego County Sheriff’s Office attends Jail Administrators Training Conference
Tue, 04 Nov 2014 12:40:09 -0800

More than 100 county jail administrators from 55 county sheriff's offices attended the Jail Administrators' Continuing Education Conference at the Gideon Putnam Hotel in Saratoga Springs in October. Continue reading →

Cuomo coasts to 2nd term as New York's governor
Sat, 08 Nov 2014 20:29:42 -0800

Democratic New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, second from left, celebrates with his father, former New York Gov. Mario Cuomo, after defeating Republican challenger Rob Astorino, at Democratic election headquarters in New York, Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014. Cuomo's partner, TV chef Sandra Lee, applauds, at left.