October 28, 2021

New faces dot Cortland council races

October 23, 2021

Expect nearly half of the city of Cortland’s wards to have a new representative on Common Council next year, as three wards have no incumbent and two others have a contested race. Wards 1, 3, […]

Faceoff for Cortland mayor

October 23, 2021

A current Cortland councilperson focused on infrastructure and improving city neighborhoods faces a business owner who is focused on transparency and accountability for the city of Cortland’s mayoral election. Democrat Bruce Tytler faces Republican Scott […]

Election night 2020 results

November 3, 2020

Here are preliminary election results from Cortland, Tompkins and Cayuga counties as of Wednesday morning. Results are unofficial pending the counting of absentee ballots, which starts Nov. 10 in New York. President New York Cortland […]

Geared up for the election

September 23, 2020

Andrea Rankin taped banners to the sides of her car Tuesday morning. They read “Women’s Right to Vote 100th anniversary” and “Register to Vote!” “I’ve got to spread the word as much as possible,” she […]

Voting in 2020: You have options

August 22, 2020

There are many ways to cast your vote in November, the Cortland County Board of Elections points out: absentee, early voting, or in person. The coronavirus pandemic discourages people from clustering — like in a […]

Association wants to change primary day

March 28, 2020

Cards reminding people to vote in this year’s primaries and elections go out in the mail today, but election commissioners are unsure if the dates on those cards will remain the same. “Everything is up […]

GOP keeps control of Cortlandville

November 6, 2019

Cortlandville Republicans succeeded in maintaining control of the town board, beating back a challenge from a full slate of Democratic candidates Tuesday. Republican Thomas A. Williams won election as town supervisor, defeating Democratic town board […]

2 Legislature races undecided

November 6, 2019

It remains unclear whether the Republicans or Democrats will take the majority of the Cortland County Legislature, but with two seats to be determined by absentee ballots, Republicans lead Democrats, 8-7. Two races — District […]

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