The Buffalo News’ social media presence for Tuesday’s elections will be bigger than ever. Turn to The News for the most up-to-the-second information about the races you care about most.
The News’ S.J. Velasquez and Colin Dabkowski will handle The Buffalo News’ official Twitter, Facebook and Google+ accounts, reporting the freshest news from the night in the form of tweets, Facebook updates and Google+ posts. To ask Dabkowski and Velasquez election-related questions, tweet at @TheBuffaloNews using hashtag #BNelection.
If you want to get the latest updates on a particular race, follow these reporters and photographers:
Dan Herbeck (Erie County sheriff's race): @dherbecknews
Harold McNeil (Erie County comptroller race): @HaroldMcNeilBN
Denise Jewell Gee (Erie County legislature races): @DeniseJewellGee
Jay Rey (Amherst): @jreytbn
Joe Popiolkowski (Tonawanda): @JoePops44
Barbara O'Brien (Hamburg and Orchard Park): @bobrienBN
Karen Robinson (Lancaster): @KarenRobinsonBN
Janice Habuda (Cheektowaga and West Seneca): @HabudaJL
Tom Prohaska (Niagara County legislature and Town of Niagara): @ThomasProhaska
Aaron Besecker (Niagara Falls): @AaronBesecker / @The_Brink_Blog
T.J.Pignataro (Republican headquarters): @TJPignataro
Jill Terreri (Democratic headquarters): @jillterreri
Samantha Christmann (Richard Dobson headquarters): @DiscountDivaSam
Deidre Williams (Byron Brown campaign headquarters): @DeidreWilliamsB
Harry Scull (photos from various candidates’ headquarters): @hsjrphoto
Robert Kirkham (photos from various candidates’ headquarters): @RobertKirkhamBN
Mark Mulville (photos from various candidates’ headquarters): @MQMulville
The most newsworthy tweets and updates throughout the night will be included in the election night live blog, hosted by Mary Pasciak, on the home page of BuffaloNews.com.
Social media updates generated by News staffers will be aggregated on Storify, culminating in a stream of social highlights from the evening that will be published in one handy blog post.
We have you covered on Election Night with results, analysis & more. Here's an overview of coverage being offered. http://t.co/9gOxT9nWNX
— The Buffalo News (@TheBuffaloNews) November 4, 2013