Former New York State senator Malcolm Smith was convicted of bribery and extortion last week, only 10 days after the arrest of Sheldon Silver, the now-former state Assembly majority leader, on corruption charges took even seasoned observers of our swampy state capitol by surprise.

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of Newfane, NY, passed away on Tuesday, May 26, 2020. Please visit for complete obituary and to offer condolences.

Sanford "Sandy" Tyler Young, devoted grandfather, father, husband and son, passed away on April 13, 2020 in Rye, New York, after an extended struggle with dementia. He was 83 years old. Sandy was born on April 14, 1936 to Chesley and Sada (Tyler) Young in Chicago, Illinois and raised in West…

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