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Women March in Seneca Falls 2017 (full coverage)

The volume of participants certainly exceeded expectation. An estimated 10,000 marchers gathered in Seneca Falls at the Women’s Rights National Historical Park at 10 am for  a march to stand in solidarity with women across the U.S. Several marches and rallies were scheduled around the country. Locally, similar events took place in Ithaca, Rochester, and Syracuse. However, only one of those... more

Crows leave Clifton Springs for parts unknown

When it came to dispersing thousands of crows in the village, operation shock and caw quickly turned to came and went. Four days' worth of pyrotechnics, spotlights, lasers and amplified recordings of crow distress signals were planned last week to disperse a massive winter roost of crows, estimated at 5,000 to 10,000 birds. But it appears the first night of... more

Gov. Cuomo announces actions on reproductive health services in New York

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced a series of actions to firmly secure access to reproductive rights in New York State. Through regulatory action, the State will ensure that contraceptive drugs and devices are covered by commercial health insurance policies without co-pays, coinsurance, or deductibles regardless of the future of the Affordable Care Act; contraceptives are available in amounts exceeding one... more

Deputies: Armed Geneva man surrenders peacefully following domestic incident

Deputies in Ontario County arrested a Geneva man following an investigation into a domestic incident. Joshua R. Brewerton, 29, of Geneva was arrested after deputies say they were able to get him to exit his residence and surrender his weapon. Deputies say that when they arrived, he was inside his residence with a shotgun. Ultimately, the deputies on scene were... more

If Waterloo comprehensive plan passes, zoning review to follow

One of the recommendations in the town’s new comprehensive plan is to review the zoning code for possible updates. The Town Board is scheduled to formally adopt the comprehensive plan Monday night. If they do, a motion establishing a committee to review the current zoning laws is expected to follow. The proposed committee of Supervisor Gary Westfall, Town Assessor and... more

Webster woman charged with DWI after crossing center line several times in Victor

Deputies in Ontario County arrested Venera S. Thomas, 56, of Webster for driving while intoxicated after a traffic stop on State Route 96. Thomas is accused of crossing the center line multiple times, which prompted the stop. She performed a series of field sobriety tests, which she failed. She submitted to a blood test to determine the amount of alcohol... more

Syracuse suffers another blowout loss on the road to Notre Dame

Tyler Lydon dominated the court offensively and defensively and led the Orange with a double-double, but Syracuse came up short on the road at #15 Notre Dame, 84-66, on Saturday afternoon at the Joyce Center. Syracuse is now 11-9 overall and 3-4 in Atlantic Coast Conference play, while the Fighting Irish advanced to 17-3 and 6-1 in the ACC. Lydon... more

Rochester man charged with DWI in Bristol

Deputies in Ontario County say a Rochester man is facing multiple charges after a traffic stop on State Route 64 in the Town of Bristol. James C. Barbour, 35, of Rochester was charged with aggravated driving while intoxicated after a traffic stop on Route 64. Deputies say that the traffic stop was initiated after Barbour was observed speeding. He was... more

Victor man charged with DWI after traffic stop on McMahon Rd.

Deputies in Ontario County report the arrest of a Victor man following a traffic stop on McMahon Road. Nicholas B. Nannini-Ramsey, 22, of Victor was charged with driving while intoxicated following a traffic stop, where deputies say he failed to keep right. He was arrested and transported to the Ontario County Jail without incident. He was issued several traffic tickets... more

Seneca Falls man charged with DWI

The Seneca Falls Police Department reports that on Saturday around 2 am officers arrested a Seneca Falls man for driving while intoxicated after a traffic stop. Officers say that Randoph L. Kramer Jr., 48, of Seneca Falls was charged with driving while intoxicated, failure to dim high beams, speed in zone and refusal to submit to a preliminary breath test.... more

W-FL Friday: Wayne beats Newark, Mynderse back on top in East; Whitman wins 11th straight; Lady Blue Devils top Geneva

The Wayne Eagles won their 9th straight on Friday night, defeating Newark and knocking the Reds out of a two-way tie atop the Finger Lakes East with Mynderse who erased a 9-point halftime deficit in Geneva to defeat the Panthers. In the West, Marcus Whitman continues to roll through the league with their 11th straight win (longest current streak in... more