November 2015


Send us your stories!

If you have a story related to Grand Island, please forward us your story and let us write about it.  Send it to editor@gipirate.com.



Absentee Ballots – CORRECTION!

We posted here that their are 208 absentee ballots for Grand Island 2015.  We just received a spreadsheet that shows 106 absentee ballots were requested for the 2015 election.  An absentee ballot must be postmarked…


Recount!

Never before has there been an election for Supervisor on Grand Island that has been this close.  The closest election in recent history was in 1989 when Laverne “Bunny” Luther beat Martin Prast by 34…




The Pirate breaks 7000!

Yesterday, the Pirate broke 7,000 hits.  Also, November 4th was the Pirates biggest day having recording visits from 670 different visitors in one day.  If you have any stories you wish to report or any…


False Complaints called into Board of Elections?

There are reports that yesterday at the Grand Island High School, Erie County Board of Election Officers were called and reports were given that Voters were being harassed.  Erie County Board of Elections officers showed…