CHANGED AGAIN: Time changes for Public Hearing on Guardian PILOT

Officials announced on Thursday that a second Public Hearing would be held on Monday, March 20th at 6 pm at the Public Safety Building in Geneva for the proposed Guardian Glass PILOT agreement. In a statement Thursday afternoon officials said the additional opportunity for the public to comment was due to inclement weather associated with Winter Storm Stella. They note... more

Scotland Rd. fire in Canandaigua ruled ‘accidental’, caused by discarded cigarette

In an update on Monday, officials said that the cause of the fire that happened on Scotsville Rd. was accidental. While the fire was initially called ‘suspicious’ they noted that a discarded cigarette likely caused the blaze, which quickly spread throughout the old home. Dealing with the fire was a difficult task, with dozens of firefighters working throughout the night... more

Junius man facing 7 felony sex abuse charges, victims 3- and 6-years-old

A Junius man is facing seven felony charges related to a child sex abuse investigation, in which he is accused of engaging in sexual intercourse with two victims between 3- and 6-years-old. Seneca County Sheriff Tim Luce reports that two Junius residents were arrested on March 9th following the launch of an investigation into sex abuse of a minor. Jacqueline... more

WEBER THIS WEEK: Chris Pulito, VP of Hospitality & Jeff Babinski, Executive VP of del Lago (podcast)

Chris Pulito, Vice President of Hospitality at del Lago Resort and Casino is joined in-studio by Executive Vice President and General Manager Jeff Babinski as guests on Weber This Week on FingerLakes1.TV. Watch the episode LIVE at 3:00 pm on Monday afternoon…   Watch the live stream on FingerLakes1.TV, the FingerLakes1.com YouTube Channel, or the free FingerLakes1.com iPhone or Android... more

Seneca Falls PD: Looking to ID suspect involved in larceny

The Seneca Falls Police Department is seeking the public’s help in identifying a woman and vehicle, which were used during a larceny at Nice ‘n Easy. Little information other than the photos was provided, but the larceny took place on February 16th, according to police. Law enforcement posted the images to Facebook — hoping to identify the individual who is pictured.... more

Over 200 baggies of heroin seized; Phelps man facing felony charge

On Sunday March 12th at 3:18 am the Town of Seneca Falls Police Department arrested Jordan P. Wilson, 29, of Phelps following a traffic stop on East Bayard St. Wilson was originally stopped by police for having an expired inspection sticker. During the traffic stop officers could see drug paraphernalia inside the vehicle. A search of the motor vehicle revealed... more

Area flights already delayed, cancelled ahead of winter storm

If you’re trying to get out of the area ahead of Monday night’s major winter storm — the clock is ticking. As of noontime, thousands of flights had already been delayed or cancelled in Rochester, Syracuse and Ithaca. With connecting flights to major hubs along the east coast — plenty are prepping for days of bogged down travel. New York... more

State Police: ‘Avoid unnecessary travel’ and be ready for road closures

State Police would like to remind motorists to use extreme caution while traveling on all roadways from the early morning hours on Tuesday March 14, 2017, continuing into Wednesday March 15, 2017.  Avoid unnecessary travel and be alert for potential road closures. State Police Troop A members will be out across the region checking all major routes of travel to... more

WATCH: FLX Weather Meteorologist Drew Montreuil gives update on winter storm

This afternoon at 4:30 pm FingerLakes1.com will go LIVE with FLX Weather Meteorologist Drew Montreuil as he updates listeners on Winter Storm Stella, which is expected to dump a foot- or more of snow throughout the region. Watch the broadcast LIVE at 4:30 pm below: – Click HERE for the latest forecast more

Moravia boys return to Class C final four

Moravia’s boys have been through much worse this season. Perhaps that’s why the Blue Devils so deftly recovered from a 21-point first-quarter deficit Sunday afternoon to defeat Section 3 champion Cooperstown, 66-59 in Class C state basketball quarterfinal at the Floyd L. Maines Veterans Memorial Arena. IthacaJournal.com: Read More more

Pittsford man arrested drug charges in Yates Co.

Members of the Penn Yan Police Department report the arrest of a Pittsford man after a Superior Court Warrant was issued for his arrest. Officers say Michael J. Bruno, 24, of Pittsford was charged with third-degree criminal sale of a controlled substance, third-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and two counts of criminally injecting a narcotic drug. He’s accused... more

Marijuana grow operation discovered in Canandaigua

On March 11th members of the Canandaigua Police Department arrested Zachary A.J. Foe, 21, of Canandaigua for third-degree criminal possession of marijuana. An investigation into an unrelated matter revealed that Foe was harvesting a marijuana grow operation within his apartment at the Camelot Square Apartments. More than eight ounces of marijuana was seized from Foe’s home, according to police. He... more

Hot shooting lifts Newfield into state final 4

Tied at 20 and coming off a ho-hum first half with only a handful of field goals, Newfield made a few tweaks to its offensive game plan, hoping to give its shooters some better looks. The adjustments by coach Chris Bubble paid off quickly as the Trojans scored the first seven points of the third quarter and seized control of... more

Waterloo factoring casino revenue in budget talks

As village officials prepare a 2017-18 budget this spring, they are also focusing on obtaining a share of Seneca County’s excess sales tax generated by the del Lago Resort & Casino and other new developments. At Monday’s Village Board meeting — under new business — the board will consider a motion to approve the village’s request for the county to... more

Keuka exhibit celebrates students’ creativity

Keuka College students will show their artistic talent in paint, drawing, photography and more during the college’s annual student art show. The show runs from March 13 to April 9 in Lightner Library’s Art Gallery. An artists’ reception, with light refreshments, is set for 4:30 to 6 p.m. March 16 in the gallery. The reception is free and open to... more

Newfield man found with heroin after Ithaca crash

A 23-year-old Newfield man is facing numerous traffic and drug charges after he caused an accident in Ithaca while under the influence of drugs and alcohol. Police say Dylan T. Vincent, 23, of Newfield crashed his vehicle around 4:30 pm on March 4th near the 400 block of Bostwick Rd. and during the subsequent investigation — was found to be... more
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