city council http://wrvo.org en Watertown primary decides city council candidates, draws few voters http://wrvo.org/post/watertown-primary-decides-city-council-candidates-draws-few-voters <p>Four of the six candidates running for Watertown City Council, including the race's two incumbents, are moving on to the general election in November, following Tuesday's primary election.<br><br>Incumbent candidates Teresa Macaluso and Jeffrey Smith took the top two spots, with 575 and 454 votes, respectively. Challenger Stephen Jennings also had a strong showing, falling only two votes shy of Smith. Cody Horbacz also moves on to the November election.<br><br>Jasmine Borreffine and Rodney LaFave received the lowest totals and were eliminated from the race.<br> Wed, 11 Sep 2013 13:01:16 +0000 Gino Geruntino 43973 at http://wrvo.org Watertown welcomes new city manager http://wrvo.org/post/watertown-welcomes-new-city-manager <p>Watertown will welcome a new city manager on July 16. Sharon Addison is a Schenectady native who spent 27 years working for the National Security Agency before putting her name in the hat for the city manager position in Watertown.</p><p> Fri, 01 Jun 2012 21:07:58 +0000 Joanna Richards 20265 at http://wrvo.org The Syracuse Citizen's Review Board returns http://wrvo.org/post/syracuse-citizens-review-board-returns <p>The organization that investigates police brutality by the Syracuse Police Department could be coming back to life. &nbsp;Syracuse Lawmakers December 19th will decide whether to approve a revised law that solves some of the issues that have plagued the Citizen&#39;s Review Board over it&#39;s 17 year history.&nbsp;<br /> Mon, 19 Dec 2011 14:23:41 +0000 Ellen Abbott 11347 at http://wrvo.org Fourth City Council district candidates discuss issues on The Campbell Conversations http://wrvo.org/post/fourth-city-council-district-candidates-discuss-issues-campbell-conversations <p>Perhaps the most intriguing local race this November is the match-up in the fourth City Council district between Democrat and Working Families Party candidate Khalid Bey and Green Party candidate Howie Hawkins. Hawkins has run for many seats in the past, including governor and U.S. Senator, and not come close to winning, but the last time he ran for city council he garnered about 40 percent of the vote.</p> Mon, 17 Oct 2011 15:02:11 +0000 Grant Reeher 7886 at http://wrvo.org Fourth City Council district candidates discuss issues on The Campbell Conversations