Aug 29, 2014 — ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) The New York Times has endorsed Tim Wu for New York lieutenant governor over Kathy Hochul, delivering another snub to Gov. Andrew Cuomo's re-election campaign.
In an endorsement published online Wednesday night, the newspaper's editorial board said Wu offers a "fresh perspective and a new voice." The Columbia University law professor is running alongside liberal gubernatorial candidate Zephyr Teachout. Go to full article
Aug 29, 2014 — Matt Funiciello, Green Party candidate for the North Country's seat in the U. S. Congress, says he'll campaign next month with former presidential hopeful and activist Ralph Nader.
Nader will visit Glens Falls, NY, September 14 and plans to speak at the Wood Theater downtown. Speaking last night, Funiciello said he expected Nader's appearance to give his campaign a boost. Go to full article
Aug 28, 2014 — Earlier this month, the 10th Mountain Division's 3rd Brigade Combat Team cased its colors for the last time. There are 3,500 soldiers in the unit. This inactivation comes as... Go to full article
Aug 27, 2014 — ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) The New York Times editorial board is withholding an endorsement in the Democratic primary for New York governor while delivering a stinging reprimand to... Go to full article
Aug 27, 2014 — Three years ago, Hurricane Irene ripped through the New York's eastern Adirondacks destroying roads, homes, and the fire station in the town of Jay. Accroding to fire chief... Go to full article
Aug 26, 2014 — Oil tanker trains have become a major issue in the North Country. Now, Vermont-based environmental activist Bill McKibben, who spends part of each year in the Adirondacks, is... Go to full article