A new era began Friday for a vintage 1924 carousel whose remarkable journey included sitting in storage for 63 years before arriving at Canalside.
One of 10 regional hubs across the state, this integrated, behind-the-scenes team of slightly over a dozen people has played an important role in the race against time to get Western New Yorkers vaccinated and ensure no doses get wasted.
The lieutenant governor's leadership, particularly as it applies to the public health crisis, is falling under a brighter spotlight now that the potential exists for her to step into the governor's shoes if Cuomo is unable to survive the sexual harassment allegations against him.
"Vaccine hesitancy remains a concern. With an expanding supply, we don’t want shrinking demand," writes The News' Editorial Board.
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The governor usually dominates any room he enters by the sheer force of his persona – even without the trappings of his office, McCarthy says.
While Gov. Andrew Cuomo has said he won't resign, politicos now wonder if Hochul, 62, could end up as the state's first female governor.
Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul of Buffalo has had very little to say about the sexual harassment allegations against Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo.
Brown will run again, looking to shatter the four-term record he shares with Jimmy Griffin.
After more than four years of planning – and long after city approval – a new affordable senior housing complex is going up on Buffalo's West Side.
With vaccine supply constricted, the question of where new, first doses are being sent in Western New York remains a big – and largely unanswered – one.
"This is a prototype of what we're going to be doing," Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul said of the pop-up, "particularly on that day when we finally have enough supply to meet the demand."
The process of distributing and administering the life-saving drug to Western New York health care workers over the past four weeks has taken exhaustive planning.
Maybe more than anyone in history, the longtime Erie County and New York State Democratic chairman dominated Democratic politics around here.
Erie County has the lowest average Covid-19 positive rate among the five counties in Western New York, but is the only one subject to "orange zone" restrictions.
Workers and others deemed eligible by the state, under what New York has called Phases 1A and 1B, will be able to access thousands of new distribution sites.
"Now more than ever, it was important to show up personally," Hochul said.
“Today, let the people choose our government," said Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo, who presided over the constitutionally required electoral college meeting.
Before 2020, Dr. Thomas Russo guesses he gave 25 interviews over the years to news reporters. Since March, Russo said he's granted around 340.
In the coming weeks, motorists on the Thruway can expect traffic shifts and deconstruction activities near all the toll plazas.