Garcia, the next sheriff of Erie County, has begun to form his administration with his appointments for undersheriff and superintendent of the jails.
Garcia had a 3,078-vote lead over Beaty after 11,848 absentee ballots were counted Tuesday. Beaty grabbed more than half of the absentee ballot votes, but was unable to catch Garcia.
Unofficial results in the Erie County sheriff's race show Republican John Garcia carried all but three municipalities: Amherst, Buffalo and the Town of Tonawanda.
Beaty trails the apparent victor, Republican John C. Garcia, by 5,598 votes, with a potential 19,400 absentee ballots outstanding.
WNLO was the only broadcast game in town as Mayor Byron Brown declared victory over India Walton around 10:30 p.m. on the presumption that the majority of the large percentage of write-in votes were for him.
Republican John C. Garcia was clinging to a slim lead in the race for Erie County sheriff late Tuesday, but the outcome remained too close to call.
America is watching as Buffalo elects a new mayor. Will it be a fifth term for Byron W. Brown or, having lost the Democratic primary to a poli…
The campaign team for Hochul, who has remained on the sidelines in the heated Buffalo mayor's race, did not respond to an inquiry seeking comment.
Each of this year’s active candidates for sheriff agree the road patrol needs diversity. All want to do better than departing Sheriff Timothy B. Howard has done in hiring minorities.
We all want what’s best for our families and neighbors, no matter who they are. That means we want a sheriff in Erie County who’s committed to…
The most crucial race in Erie County this year is that of county sheriff. By far the most qualified candidate for this position is Kimberly Be…
Erie County sheriff candidate Kim Beaty suspects Sheriff Timothy B. Howard benefits from a contract that provides commissary and telephone services for inmates at the Holding Center in downtown Buffalo and the Correctional Facility in Alden.
The hot contest for Buffalo mayor could bring out the city’s concentration of more than 100,000 Democratic voters in November, which bodes well for sheriff candidate Kimberly Beaty.
A new campaign ad seeks to frighten voters into choosing Republican John Garcia over Kimberly Beaty for sheriff.
The Nov. 2 general election represents what may be the most unusual slate of local contests in generations.
The Police Benevolent Association says that issuing a star-shaped badge to well-known businessman and political donor Gerald A. Buchheit Jr. violates a contract provision.
As long-time advocates for justice for prisoners in the Erie County Holding Center and Erie County Correctional Facility, we urge our fellow c…
The recent decision to fire Corrections Officer Anil Kawal, while appropriate, is nonetheless unexpected, given that Howard has tolerated – and thus enabled – worse conduct in the past.
While the two might benefit from differentiating themselves, they took similar stands on the mostly jail-related questions they faced.
"Isn’t the party nod supposed to translate into party regulars working for the nominee?" writes Robert J. McCarthy.
Party Chairman Jeremy Zellner denies he told Kimberly L. Beaty she had the wrong look.