Month: April 2017

Rochester Rhinos owners enter second season uncertain of future

Rochester Rhinos owners enter second season uncertain of future

High Falls, the Kodak and Xerox towers and Rochester’s downtown library are among a handful of sites that plan to be awash in green lights on Friday and Saturday night in honor of the Rochester Rhinos’ 22nd annual home opener at 6:05 p.m. Saturday. City ... MORE
Rochester Rhinos, Sports
Dryden's Jake Lewis sets school lax record

Dryden’s Jake Lewis sets school lax record

The Dryden boys lacrosse team defeated Watkins Glen 17-6 Wednesday afternoon in a Section IV, Division IV match up. Jake Lewis led the Dryden attack with a 10-point game consisting of nine goals and an assist. His nine goals is a new ... MORE
Ridgeview Greenhouse (billboard)
Sources: Oak Hill Country Club to host 2019 Senior PGA Championship

Sources: Oak Hill Country Club to host 2019 Senior PGA Championship

Sources are leaking the news that the Senior PGA Championship is coming back to Oak Hill Country Club in Rochester. The PGA of America is set to hold an official news conference next week. WROC: Read More ... MORE
Golf, Rochester Area, Sports
Red-hot Yankees hit road full of confidence

Red-hot Yankees hit road full of confidence

The Yankees packed for their second road trip having celebrated their best 15-game start in more than a decade, fattening their record with an 8-1 homestand that blended dominant starting pitching with jaw-dropping thump from the big bats. It took until the ... MORE
New York Yankees, Sports
Thor, Mets can't overcome early mistakes

Thor, Mets can’t overcome early mistakes

Noah Syndergaard looked unhittable in the first inning Thursday night at Citi Field. He struck out the side on 14 pitches, flashing his 100-mph fastball. It looked like a long night ahead for the Phillies, but they scored three runs in the ... MORE
New York Mets, Sports
Pedestrian struck, seriously injured at busy Ithaca intersection

Pedestrian struck, seriously injured at busy Ithaca intersection

The Ithaca Police Department says that they are investigating a serious accident that happened around 5:35 pm on Thursday. They say the accident happened at 222 Elmira Rd. near the Ithaca Shopping Plaza and involved a pedestrian and vehicle. When authorities arrived ... MORE
Geneva to host information session on Active Transportation Plan

Geneva to host information session on Active Transportation Plan

On April 29th from 9:30 am until 11:30 am an Active Transportation Draft Plan informational session hosted by the Active Transportation Plan Committee. The session will take place at the Hydrant Hose Bingo Room located at 61 Geneva Street. The session will ... MORE
Early morning breakfast (photo)

Early morning breakfast (photo)

These birds were grabbing a quick bite to eat one morning at the feeder. Photo by Tim Donnells ... MORE
Life, Ontario Co., PHOTO, Photos
Mark Ameele appointed new director of Wayne County Probation Department

Mark Ameele appointed new director of Wayne County Probation Department

Mark Ameele has been appointed as the new director for the Wayne County Probation Department following the retirement of former interim director Dale Mead. Ameele was appointed to the position Tuesday, April 18th at the Board of Supervisors meeting, effective immediately, with ... MORE
Boating Advisory issued in Ontario and Yates counties

Boating Advisory issued in Ontario and Yates counties

The Ontario and Yates County Sheriff’s Offices have issued boating advisories for all of the lakes in those counties. This comes just a week after Seneca and Cayuga County officials declared advisories for Seneca and Cayuga Lakes. The move also comes just ... MORE
Ventosa Thunderstorm (photo)

Ventosa Thunderstorm (photo)

This thunderstorm was seen from Ventosa Vineyard in Geneva on Thursday afternoon. Photo by Jenna LaVita ... MORE
Littlejohn & Barbi Orthodontics (Billboard)
Low Clouds in the Morning (photo)

Low Clouds in the Morning (photo)

Low hanging clouds plagued the Finger Lakes on Friday morning, after Thursday night’s rain. Photo by Jim Bromka ... MORE
White Springs Brook washes out Turk Rd. in Geneva

White Springs Brook washes out Turk Rd. in Geneva

One Geneva roadway is completely impassable thanks to the heavy rains that fell over the last two days. While official word has not come out of the area, Turk Rd. in Geneva was washed away by the White Springs Brook. The roadway, ... MORE
Ovid man charged with trespassing

Ovid man charged with trespassing

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports that on April 19th at 9:25 am, deputies arrested 21-year-old Jericho J. Mundell of Ovid for the charges of Trespass and Criminal Mischief in the fourth degree. The arrest stems from a complaint on East Seneca ... MORE
MAJOR DRUG BUST: 73 baggies of heroin, 51 Alprazolam pills seized

MAJOR DRUG BUST: 73 baggies of heroin, 51 Alprazolam pills seized

Deputies in Seneca County arrested Derek M. Mehlenbacher, 24, of Waterloo and Cheyann M. Saunders, 21, of Seneca Falls on April 19th after a drug investigation. Investigators say that two weeks ago, deputies received a tip of heroin laced with the narcotic ... MORE