New York Opinion Spotlight

POLL: Have You Interacted With The Erie County Gop?

Buffalo News reporters are reporting from across Western New York – and at our Washington, D.C., bureau – covering this year's elections. Here are some snippets from what they're hearing about various races. 9:44 p.m.: I can't remember how many years I've been asked to stand by at GOP headquarters...
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POLL: Do You Think The Election Results Will Be Called And Confirmed By November 7Th?

The Daily Orange is a nonprofit newsroom that receives no funding from Syracuse University. Consider donating today to support our mission. Roommates Kathyrn Voler and Shockey Sanders were certain they wouldn’t know the results of the presidential election until days after polls closed. But they still watched the ballots being counted until 1 a.m. after Election Day.
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POLL: Did You Vote For Nicole Malliotakis?

Rep. Max Rose, Nicole Malliotakis in contentious race on Staten Island. STATEN ISLAND, New York City -- Republican Nicole Malliotakis has declared victory over Democrat Max Rose in the contentious House race in New York City's only swing district. The Associated Press has not yet called the race. "You know,...

POLL: Will Steve Nash Help The Brooklyn Nets Become A Better Team?

Six years after his final NBA game, Steve Nash is back in the NBA full-time, taking the leap into a coaching career with the Brooklyn Nets. For 18 seasons, Nash carved out a career as one of the league’s great point guards, forming an All-Star tandem in Dallas with Dirk Nowitzki, then returning to the team that drafted him, the Phoenix Suns, to win back-to-back MVP awards.

POLL: Do You Think Your Rent Is Too Expensive?

It’s a renter’s market out there, and more and more landlords are lowering rents to keep units occupied. That’s what Abbe Lucas of Inwood, in Upper Manhattan, says she is grateful for after losing her job in March as production director for fashion shows and other big events. A shadow loomed when her partner lost his full-time gig this year, too. So, they decided to ask their landlord to consider lowering their rent. He agreed, signing a new year-long lease over the summer with a 12% reduction.

POLL: Do You Agree With Wiessmann'S Perspective?

In 1991, then-Attorney General William Barr signed the official commissioning papers of an eager young prosecutor preparing to launch his career in Brooklyn. That lawyer went on to take down mob kingpins and corrupt corporate executives before becoming perhaps the most widely known member of the special counsel team investigating Russia's attack on the 2016 election.

POLL: Do You Agree With The Leadership Appointment Decisions?

Catholic Charities of Buffalo has appointed five to leadership roles in its organization, including City of Tonawanda resident Joseph Farrauto. Farrauto was named chief people officer; Hamburg resident Michael Quinn has been named chief financial officer; West Seneca resident Clara Moran was appointed chief development officer; Buffalo resident Briandi Little has been promoted to director of human resources; and Lancaster […]

POLL: Do You Think Syracuse Will Win Against Wake Forest?

During the most nooner year and the most nooner Syracuse Orange football season, we’ve been properly rewarded with the exact prize we deserve: Every game at 12 or 12:30 p.m. The trend will continue into the final week of October too, as game times were announced for Halloween and Syracuse will take on the Wake Forest Demon Deacons at... NOON ET ON ACC NETWORK.