Another hurdle cleared by del Lago; lawsuit against SCIDA dismissed

On Monday the courts ruled in favor of del Lago Resort & Casino once again. The Article 78 Proceeding was introduced to challenge the Seneca County Industrial Development Agency’s resolution passed in December authorizing a Payment in Lieu of Tax Agreement, or PILOT. While this lawsuit sought to nullify all parts of the December 2015 resolution — Justice W. Patrick... more

Canandaigua woman charged with DWI after Monday morning crash

Sarah R. Duffy, age 34, of 57 Holiday Harbor, Canandaigua was charged with DWI-drugs, aggravated unlicensed operation in the third degree, unlicensed operator of a motor vehicle, moving from lane unsafely, and reckless driving. There charges stemmed from an investigation involving a single vehicle crash, which Duffy was involved in that occurred on Monday morning at 9:30 AM. Duffy left her... more

Man charged with DWI in Hopewell after rollover

Man charged with DWI in Hopewell after rollover
A Clifton Springs man sustained minor injuries after his vehicle crashed on Sunday evening in the Town of Hopewell. Deputies say that Harold A. Blair, 39, was operating his 1994 Ford Ranger on State Route 5 when he tried to turn onto Route 247 — losing control of the vehicle. The vehicle reportedly skidded and flipped over before coming to... more

Weber This Week: Meet Sean Schiano, WNY Off-Track Betting Branch Director

Regional Branch Director of Western New York Off-Track Betting Sean Schiano was in-studio to talk about thoroughbred racing, his business, and competition from casinos in New York State on Monday morning’s live edition of Weber This Week on FingerLakes1.TV. AUDIO ONLY VERSION: Weber This Week airs LIVE every Monday morning at 9:30 am on FingerLakes1.TV, FL1 Radio and our YouTube... more

Canandaigua man charged with exposing self after walking around Thompson Hospital naked

A 64-year-old Canandaigua man was charged with exposure of a person after allegedly taking off his clothes and walking around the ER of F.F. Thompson Hospital. The Canandaigua Police Department reports that Jimmie Jackson, 64, of Canandaigua was charged with exposure of a person on August 19, at 8:50 pm after he was admitted to the hospital due to his... more

Endicott man charged after boating accident at Sheldrake Point

// A boating accident at Sheldrake Point resulted in one man being arrested for boating while intoxicated, according to deputies in Seneca County. Around 12:09 am on August 21, deputies arrested Michael A. Agnellino of Endicott for boating while intoxicated after receiving reports of a boating accident at Sheldrake Point in the Town of Ovid. The subsequent investigation revealed that... more

Felony DWI charge for Canandaigua resident who was using a phone while driving

Felony DWI charge for Canandaigua resident who was using a phone while driving
A 51-year-old Canandaigua resident faces multiple charges, including a felony DWI charge after a traffic stop on South Main St. in the City of Canandaigua. Authorities in Canandaigua say Jean R. Kelly, 51, of Canandaigua was charged with aggravated felony DWI, felony DWI, speed in zone, driving while using a mobile phone, failure to signal, moving from lane unsafely, and... more

Syracuse football announces 4-game series with Army starting in 2023

The Syracuse football team announced that it will play four games against Army between 2023 and 2026, playing twice in the Carrier Dome and twice at West Point. Syracuse will host the games in 2023 and 2025, and travel in 2024 and 2026. The games are the only ones on the SU non-conference schedule in three of those four seasons.... more

Two charged with sale of prescription pills in Seneca Falls

Two charged with sale of prescription pills in Seneca Falls
On August 18 the Seneca County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Unit arrested two people related to the sale and distribution of prescription pills in the Town of Seneca Falls. Arrested were the following: Benjamin U. Massey, 42, of Seneca Falls, on two counts of criminal sale of a controlled substance in the fifth degree — Class D felonies. Deputies say, Massey... more

Burdett man charged with DWI in Seneca County

Burdett man charged with DWI in Seneca County
Deputies in Seneca County say that a Burdett man was arrested for driving while intoxicated on Thursday, August 18, after a traffic complaint was filed by a civilian. Derik Smith, 38, of Burdett was located at a business in the Town of Romulus with his vehicle and was subsequently charged with driving while intoxicated, and aggravated driving while intoxicated with... more

Miami reportedly no longer a contender for Syracuse transfer target White

A variety of national college basketball reporters from ESPN and CBS Tweeted on Saturday that Miami is no longer a contender to bring in graduate transfer Andrew White III. ESPN’s Jeff Goodman reported that the two contenders for White are now Syracuse and VCU. The news is the first major movement in White’s high-profile recruitment since Michigan State was ruled... more

LETTER: Obvious endorsements for the 54th Senate District

// In an obvious attempt at damage control the Ontario County GOP operatives re-endorse Pam Helming as their choice for the 54th State Senate race. Who better to seek support from than those ‘all in’ for the presumptive candidate since the ill conceived GOP ‘convention’ in May. Their allegiance occurred before public vetting of all candidates and they even passed... more

3 things Dino Babers said at Syracuse football’s trip to Fort Drum

One of the more lighthearted moments of the day came when Vice Chancellor for Veteran and Military Affairs Dr. Mike Haynie took the podium to discuss the future football series with Army. In recognizing how far off it is until the two program will meet, Haynie quipped that Babers will likely be coming off a string of winning seasons and... more

Canandaigua Police Dept. reports series of arrests in August

Canandaigua Police Dept. reports series of arrests in August
The Canandaigua Police Department reports a series of arrests, which took place over the last 10 days. Eduardo Arias, 63, was charged with petit larceny after allegedly stealing a number of items from WEgmans in Canandaigua. The items were valued at $64.49. Daniel J. Ballman, 48 of Canandaigua was charged with criminal contempt in the second degree on August 12... more

Greenwood’s strong outing helps Wings edge Braves

The Rochester Red Wings (71-58) struck for three runs over the first two innings and held on for a 3-2 victory over the Gwinnett Braves (56-71) on Sunday afternoon at Coolray Field. Byron Buxton got the Red Wings off on the right foot, lacing a triple to left-center on the game’s first pitch from Stephen Janas (L, 2-2) and scoring... more