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Interview: Robert Gallagher for Rosendale town council

This lifelong Rosendaler, age 48, is seeking re-election to the town board, following one term as Republican councilman — preceded by two terms as supervisor. He first took office in 2004. The High Falls resident takes a no-nonsense approach towards politics. Gallagher stepped down as supervisor for career reasons. “It is a full time job. […]

Interview: Robert Ryan for Rosendale town council

A lifelong resident of Rosendale, Robert Ryan, age 52, is seeking election as town councilman on the Republican slate. The Tillson retiree’s extended family has called Rosendale home for over a century. Retired from Coast Guard after 32 years, plus 13 years employment for New York State as a Level I plant utilities engineer, is […]

Interview: Richard “F-Stop” Minissali for Rosendale town council

Incumbent Democrat Richard “F-Stop” Minissali is seeking re-election for a second term in office on the Rosendale town council. The James Street resident, age 62, moved here 16 years ago from Kerhonksen. He grew up in Syracuse, NY. “This is clearly a one-issue race,” remarked F-Stop, “but the issue is Rosendale — not Williams Lake.” […]

Interview: Alex Ferguson for Rosendale town council

Rosendale’s newest candidate, Alex Ferguson, age 33, is vying for a seat on the town council, as part of the Democratic slate. The Tillson Estates resident moved to Rosendale with his wife four and a half years ago from Los Angeles, Calif. They are expecting a baby. “I was born in Utah, lived there until […]