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Pushback from police union on barracks blowup

By James Hufnagel, The Niagara Falls Reporter

According to Manuel Vilar, president of the Police Benevolent Association of New York State, the Long Island-based union that represents State Parks Police officers, construction of new barracks on the edge of the scenic Niagara Gorge should recommence at that location without delay. 759 more words

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Forster reflects on downfall of longtime political foe

By Mike Hudson, The Niagara Falls Reporter

Niagara County Democratic Chairman Nick Forster told the Niagara Falls Reporter that, while he takes no pleasure from the downfall of State Sen. 444 more words

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Maziarz retirement marks end of era in Niagara County politics

By Mike Hudson, The Niagara Falls Reporter

It’s the end of an era.

Political allies and enemies alike are lining up to re-imagine a Niagara County without the presence of State Sen. 744 more words

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Maziarz’s surprise decision comes as federal probe heats up

By Tony Farina, The Niagara Falls Reporter

A federal investigation into his campaign spending stemming from the findings by the governor’s now defunct Moreland Commission on Public Corruption may have prompted powerful State Sen. 1,255 more words

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Ken Young defends paving at Joe Davis State Park, says town allowed 40-ton trucks to ruin lot, not him

Last week, the Niagara Falls Reporter published an article about the failed parking lot at Joseph Davis State Park, a lot that was paved less than two years ago. 919 more words

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Destino not running against Maziarz, may run against Dyster

By Frank Parlato, The Niagara Falls Reporter

The schism between County Democratic Chairman Nick Forster and the Niagara Falls Mayor Paul Dyster-controlled city faction of the local Democrats, headed by City Chairwoman Alicia Liable, is evidenced in the candidacy of Johnny Destino. 217 more words

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Failed parking lot at Joe Davis State Park leads to investigation

By Frank Parlato, The Niagara Falls Reporter

The lot at Joe Davis, paved less than two years ago, has failed spectacularly.

The Joseph Davis State Park is under a lease agreement with the Town of Lewiston and managed by a Local Development Corp on behalf of the town. 1,861 more words

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