BUFFALO, NY (WIVB) - We are one week away from elections for the Buffalo School Board and voters will get a chance tonight to hear from those running.
Tonight's forum is sponsored by Buffalo ReformED and the District Parent Coordinating Council. It will be held at Lafayette Presbyterian Church at 875 Elmwood Avenue from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Those planning the event say tonight's candidates will include local developer, Carl Paladino.
School Board elections will be held next Tuesday, May 7, 2013.
The Erie County Board of Elections lists the races and candidates. Candidate Ralph Hernandez is in court today after failing to muster enough signatures to make the ballot.
MEMBER - CENTRAL District
Mary Ruth Kapsiak
Bryon J. McIntyre
MEMBER - EAST District
Theresa A. Harris-Tigg
MEMBER - FERRY District
MEMBER - NORTH District
Jason M. McCarthy
MEMBER - PARK District
Carl P. Paladino
Adrian Fitzgerald Harris
MEMBER - WEST District
James M. Sampson
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State Police say they caught a man wanted on a bench warrant trying to crawl out of a bathroom window.
Hamburg Police say a drunk driver caused a head-on crash on Lakeshore Road overnight.
A suburban Denver student shot at least one other student at a high school Friday before he apparently killed himself, authorities said.
A southern tier man has been arrested after allegedly stabbing a man multiple times inside the victim's home.