Day: August 14, 2018

GOLFJAY: Koepka overpowers Bellerive, Tiger en route to third major (podcast)

GOLFJAY: Koepka overpowers Bellerive, Tiger en route to third major (podcast)

Brooks Koepka held off Tiger Woods and Adam Scott in a highly entertaining final round at Bellerive Country Club in St. Louis to capture the 100th PGA Championship, his third major title. On this week’s GolfJay.com Podcast we’ll recap all the action, ... MORE
Police: Auburn man attempted to rob store at knifepoint

Police: Auburn man attempted to rob store at knifepoint

A 35-year-old Auburn man has been charged with an armed robbery attempt after an incident on Monday. Auburn Police say Matthew Gauthier walked in to Custom Cleaners shortly before 12:45 pm armed with a knife and ordered two employees to the front ... MORE
Lourdes Camp in Skaneateles closing due to blue green algae in water

Lourdes Camp in Skaneateles closing due to blue green algae in water

Lourdes Resident & Day Camp in Skaneateles has been closed due to blue green algae. The camp announced Monday that camp leaders, along with the Onondaga County Health Department, made the decision to close the camp “effective immediately.” Camp Director Mike Preston ... MORE
Wayne County tech firm Optimax expanding, creating jobs

Wayne County tech firm Optimax expanding, creating jobs

A Wayne County company is adding jobs as the result of a $21.7 million expansion, Empire State Development announced last week. Optimax Systems Inc. in Ontario is constructing a $21.7 million, 60,000-square-foot addition at its facility on Dean Parkway. Optimax, which was ... MORE
Auburn fire, police unions endorse Mannion for NY Senate

Auburn fire, police unions endorse Mannion for NY Senate

Unions representing the city’s firefighters and police officers support the Democratic candidate in the 50th Senate District race. Auburn Police Local 195 and Auburn Firefighters Union Local 1446 endorsed John Mannion for state Senate. Mannion, D-Westvale, is running to succeed retiring Republican ... MORE
Former 84 Lumber location in Sennett lands new tenant

Former 84 Lumber location in Sennett lands new tenant

A major roofing supply company has signed a long-term lease to occupy the former 84 Lumber location in Sennett, the property’s owner has announced. American Builders & Contractors Supply Co., which is headquartered in Wisconsin, will occupy the 9.45-acre property and its ... MORE
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deGrom K's 12 as Mets top Yankees

deGrom K’s 12 as Mets top Yankees

As Mets manager Mickey Callaway approached the pitcher’s mound in the seventh inning Monday, he heard a cacophony of voices rising above the Yankee Stadium crowd. Jacob deGrom had retired his last six batters, four via strikeout. He was one out away ... MORE
Carmelo Anthony officially signs 1-year deal with Rockets for $2.4M

Carmelo Anthony officially signs 1-year deal with Rockets for $2.4M

Former Syracuse basketball star Carmelo Anthony has officially joined the Houston Rockets. Melo signed a one-year deal for $2.4 million on Monday, the NBA team announced. The deal is for the veteran’s minimum salary, which he’ll receive in addition to a $27.9 ... MORE
Dino Babers recaps 1st scrimmage: 'The defense is definitely up 1-0'

Dino Babers recaps 1st scrimmage: ‘The defense is definitely up 1-0’

By the end of the Syracuse football’s team first scrimmage of fall camp, coach Dino Babers catalogued more than 150 plays and came away with a clear consensus. “The defense,” Babers said, “is definitely up 1-0.” Speaking to Cuse.com following Saturday morning’s ... MORE
LeSean McCoy's ex sues for damages related to home invasion

LeSean McCoy’s ex sues for damages related to home invasion

LeSean McCoy’s ex-girlfriend filed a lawsuit against McCoy and one other person on Monday regarding the home invasion at the athlete’s home back in July. The two people named in the suit are LeSean McCoy and Tamarcus Jerod Porter. Delicia Cordon who ... MORE
Driver ticketed after 'freak accident' claims Waterloo woman's life

Driver ticketed after ‘freak accident’ claims Waterloo woman’s life

Investigators say they have found the truck involved in the fatal freak accident, which left a Waterloo woman dead after a rock was thrown from a vehicle that had recently left the Ontario County Landfill. The accident took place on August 4th, ... MORE
Recovery continues in Lodi, donations sought by local organizations (full coverage)

Recovery continues in Lodi, donations sought by local organizations (full coverage)

Upwards of 8.75 inches of rain fell during the early-morning hours on Tuesday, which left Southern Seneca County in a state of emergency.¬†While Governor Andrew Cuomo declared a state of emergency in a number of counties throughout Upstate New York after Tuesday’s ... MORE
Major flooding shuts down roads in Schuyler County (full coverage)

Major flooding shuts down roads in Schuyler County (full coverage)

A state of emergency has been declared in Schuyler County due to flooding from extreme rainfall overnight into this morning. The following roads are closed and impassable due to damage: Shumway Road from State Route 414 to Satterly Hill Road; Dugue Road ... MORE
A Party on the Block in Seneca County (photo)

A Party on the Block in Seneca County (photo)

An early gathering at the State Street block party in Seneca Falls. Photo by Mike Calabrese ... MORE