July 19, 2011

WBFO: Erie County Comptroller disputes rosy budget picture

Joyce Kryszak (2011-07-19) BUFFALO, NY (WBFO) – While the County Executive is boasting a healthy budget, not everyone is impressed, namely his rival in the upcoming […]
July 15, 2011

Buffalo News: Petitions are filed, but not for Legislature races

By Matthew Spina NEWS STAFF REPORTER Published:July 15, 2011, 12:00 AM Dozens of candidates for county and municipal offices filed petitions with the Erie County Board of […]
July 14, 2011

WNED: Poloncarz Forecasts County Surplus

By Mike Desmond (2011-07-14) BUFFALO (WNED) – Erie County Comptroller Mark Poloncarz says it will be months before anyone knows for sure why sales tax collections […]
July 7, 2011

Am-Pol Eagle: Advocates Club honors Poloncarz, Manz, Franczyk and Golombek

Looking ahead while remembering the past was a common theme in remarks made by four Polish-Americans who were honored for their legal and or political success […]
July 3, 2011

Buffalo News: The underdog is optimistic

By Bob McCarthy In case you missed it, an election for Erie County executive is scheduled for Nov. 8. It’s pretty low-key. Republican incumbent Chris Collins is […]
July 1, 2011

WBFO: Poloncarz says library system funding scheme is fine

BUFFALO, NY (WBFO) – Erie County Comptroller and county executive candidate Mark Poloncarz unveiled his plan Thursday to revitalize and restore the Buffalo and Erie County […]
July 1, 2011

Buffalo News: Poloncarz assails Collins for harm to libraries in ‘manufactured’ crisis

By Robert J. McCarthy NEWS POLITICAL REPORTER Erie County Executive Chris Collins’ cuts to local libraries and his plan to govern the system through a special taxing […]
June 30, 2011

Artvoice: Poloncarz Stands Up for Libraries

In sharp contrast to county executive Chris Collins, whose thick-headed policy toward public libraries has made Erie county a national laughing stock, Democratic challenger Mark Poloncarz […]
June 21, 2011

Buffalo News: Poloncarz cites overpayment issue on lunches for ‘regular part-timers’

By Robert J. McCarthy NEWS POLITICAL REPORTER An experiment to hire part-time workers for full-time Erie County jobs continues to cause controversy as County Comptroller Mark C. […]