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Sep 10, 2017

DiNapoli offers Wyoming County Democrats praise, energy and an early endorsement

Batavia Daily News

Rousing Democrats in a county that gave President Trump 70 percent of its vote, state leaders appealed to messages the party has faced since November during a fundraiser for the Wyoming County Democrats Saturday.

Sep 5, 2017

Jobs in New York grow to highest level since Great Recession

The Associated Press

New York state had more jobs last year than at any time since the Great Recession, though upstate regions continue to struggle, according to a new report on employment published Monday by state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli.

Aug 31, 2017

Noise complaints about city construction more than doubled

New York Post

Construction-noise complaints to 311 skyrocketed from 14,259 in 2010 to 37,806 in 2015, the audit by state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli found.

Aug 31, 2017

Pension contributions are dropping due to good returns

Times Union

A strong stock market followed by good returns on investments are translating into lower employee pension costs for local governments and schools.

Aug 30, 2017

Finger Lakes’ tale told in the numbers

Daily Messenger

State comptroller’s economic report shows positives in the region, but also areas that need improvement.

Aug 29, 2017

Does New York State owe you money? Search here or claim it at the NYS Fair

Post Standard

New York State is sitting on a pile of $15 billion in unclaimed funds. At the fair this week, you can check to see if any of it is yours.

Aug 17, 2017

Check the database: Does NY owe you money?

The Journal News

New York has a record $15 billion in unclaimed funds. So you might want to see if some of it is yours.

Aug 17, 2017

State Comptroller calling on DMV to enforce registration rules


The New York State Comptroller is accusing the Department of Motor Vehicles of putting you at risk for fraud. It's the subject of a report released by the comptroller just this week.

Aug 10, 2017

Case of maggots in throat offers rare look at neglect probes

Associated Press

In his bed at a New York state group home for the severely disabled, Steven Wenger lay helpless against a silent invader.

Aug 10, 2017

Ruben Wills Sentenced to Up to 6 Years for Corruption, Expelled From Office

DNA Info

​Ruben Wills was kicked off the City Council on Thursday, an automatic expulsion triggered as he was sentenced to up to six years in prison after he was found guilty in a corruption trial, officials said.