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Garcia throws hat in ring for Supreme Court

One of four candidates seeking Fourth District judgeship

 The Former District Attorney of Essex County has put her hat back into the political ring, announcing a run for state Supreme Court.

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Former Essex DA Garcia throws hat in ring for Supreme Court

One of four candidates seeking Fourth District judgeship

The Former District Attorney of Essex County has put her hat back into the political ring, announcing a run for state Supreme Court.

As Cuomo pushes for tax cap renewal, local leaders offer mixed verdict

As the state legislature preps for the summer recess bell, Gov. Andrew Cuomo is pushing lawmakers to renew the tax cap legislation that has become a keystone of his tenure.

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Brace yourselves: The Republicans are coming

Essex County Republicans are fired up and ready to go as election season sees liftoff.

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Keene lawmaker takes helm of Essex County

Essex County Chairman William Ferebee said while he would follow the path laid by his predecessor, he will not be afraid to chart a new path forward if necessary.

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Stefanik introduces first bill

If passed, Stefanik's Common Sense Waiver Act will allow municipalities to slash some of the red tape surrounding the demolition of unsafe buildings.

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Ferebee, Preston to lead Essex County board of supers

Essex County lawmakers have selected Bill Ferebee to lead the board of supervisors and Randy Preston as his deputy. Both will be sworn in next week.

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Douglas’ resignation to see supers shuffle

Essex County Board Chairman Randy Douglas’ resignation at the end of the week will lead to a shakeup in the board’s leadership, the first in nearly four years.

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GOP faithful rally for Meyer in Lake Placid

Supporters gathered at a Lake Placid fundraiser last week to rally for incumbent Essex County Judge Richard Meyer, a Republican who is running for re-election against Lake Placid-based attorney Brian Barrett.

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Petition process nears for officeholders, candidates

Essex County officeseekers and hopefuls will hit the streets within the next few weeks to start collecting signatures as part of the petitioning process.

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Ticonderoga Central budget meets tax levy cap

Thanks to mild increases and the use of long range planning, the Ticonderoga Central School District has adopted a budget which will meet the state’s tax levy cap in 2015-16.

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Ti district voters hear about capital project plans

Over two days, voters in the Ticonderoga Central School District had the chance to hear about the infrastructure plans for the district in the coming years.

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Essex County Chair to take state job, announces resignation

Essex County Board of Supervisors Chairman Randy Douglas will resign to accept an appointment from the governor, he announced this morning.

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Mineville hydro project in final stages

A vision created in 1990 is one hurdle away from becoming a reality, bringing new life to the pits and underground tunnels that put Mineville on the map.

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New roof proposal at Ti schools includes solar paneling

School officials are hoping to let the light shine down on new roofs if a $7.3 million capital project is passed by voters May 19.

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