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Police: Canandaigua man sold Suboxone in city

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Police say a 30-year-old Canandaigua resident was arrested on drug charges after an multi-department investigation, which resulted in an arrest on Tuesday. Derek Dunn, 30, of Canandaigua is accused of selling suboxone while in the city. The sales were investigated by the Canandaigua Police Department, as well as the Ontario County Sheriff’s Office. He was charged with fourth-degree criminal sale... more

Tyre housing complex developer proposes major expansion

Tyre housing complex developer proposes major expansion
The 48-unit Pineview Circle housing complex on Route 318 has only been open since mid-July, but its developer is already eying a major expansion. The town Planning Board has scheduled three public hearings for the night of Oct. 23 at the Municipal Building, 1695 Route 318. The first, at 6:30 p.m., will hear comments on a proposal from Ithaca Neighborhood... more

Helming, O’Mara hold big fundraising leads

Helming, O’Mara hold big fundraising leads
The campaigns for the region’s two Republican incumbent state senators are well ahead of their Democratic challengers just weeks away from election day, according to state Board of Election filings. Republican State Sen. Pam Helming, who is seeking her second two-year term after succeeding longtime state Sen. Mike Nozzolio in the 54th District, had $146,515, according to filings due Oct.... more

No Mega Millions winner, jackpot now $868M

No Mega Millions winner, jackpot now $868M
No one won the $667 million Mega Millions jackpot in Tuesday’s drawing. The winning numbers were 03-45-49-61-69; Mega Ball: 09; Megaplier: 5X. No tickets matched all six numbers, so the jackpot is now $868 million — the largest ever Mega Millions grand prize, and the second largest in U.S. lottery history. According to Cleveland.com, that’s a $201 million jump due to increased ticket sales, with the potential... more

State funding will help complete Wharton Studio Museum in Ithaca

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State Senator Tom O’Mara (R,C,I-Big Flats) will join representatives of the Wharton Studio Museum and Friends of Stewart Park, and City of Ithaca officials, to announce new state funding to assist the development and completion of the Wharton Studio Museum and Park Visitor Center in Ithaca’s Stewart Park. O’Mara secured the funding as part of the 2018-2019 New York State... more

Syracuse teen admits to robbing Byrne Dairy in Auburn

Syracuse teen admits to robbing Byrne Dairy in Auburn
A Syracuse teen pleaded guilty to robbing an Auburn convenience store with a loaded weapon over the summer. Tuesday morning in Cayuga County Court, 18-year-old Javon English pleaded guilty to first-degree robbery and second-degree criminal possession of a weapon, both felonies. During his plea, he admitted to Judge Mark Fandrich that in July, he robbed the Byrne Dairy at 70... more

Cayuga County flu clinics ahead of season

Cayuga County flu clinics ahead of season
The Cayuga County Health Department is advising neighbors to get their flu shots ahead of flu season. In October, the Department will be hosting two different flu clinics: Wednesday. October 17th From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Town of Sterling Municipal Offices Friday, October 19th From 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. Cayuga County Health Dept. Offices, 8 Dill St., Sterling... more

Wegmans is testing another layer of convenience at flagship store

Wegmans is testing another layer of convenience at flagship store
Wegmans is adding a layer of convenience to … convenience. It just started testing an app called Wegmans 2GO at its flagship store on Monroe Avenue in Pittsford. Users can order prepared foods — pizza, wings, subs, sushi, soups, some ready-to-heat home-style meals, create-your-own-salad salads and drinks — for pickup in the prepared foods department or curbside pickup at designated... more

Auburn teen sentenced for attempted knifepoint robbery of 75-year-old man

Auburn teen sentenced for attempted knifepoint robbery of 75-year-old man
A 19-year-old Auburn man was sentenced to jail and a term of shock probation for attempting to rob an elderly man at knifepoint in June. On Tuesday, Cayuga County Court Judge Mark Fandrich sentenced Shane Andrews, of 36 Franklin St., to six months in the county jail followed by five years of post release supervision. In August, Andrews pleaded guilty... more

Helming, Baldridge debate showcasing differing governing styles

Helming, Baldridge debate showcasing differing governing styles
While the 54th New York Senate District candidates generally agreed on many issues, a battle of governing style arose during the candidate debate held at Cayuga Community College on Tuesday. Two years ago, incumbent Pam Helming, R-Canandaigua, vied for the Senate seat against Kenan Baldridge and Floyd Rayburn. Baldridge, the Democratic candidate from the town of Rose, has come back... more

Seneca Falls duo charged after warrant execution following summertime domestic incident

On Tuesday, October 16th around 12:24 pm the Town of Seneca Falls Police Department arrested Malik S. Perry, 18, of Seneca Falls following a reported domestic incident that occurred in August 2018. Police say Perry subjected the victim to unwanted physical contact during an argument, reportedly applying pressure to the victims neck. He was charged with endangering the welfare of... more

Deputies: Canandaigua woman was drunk on SR 96 in Victor

Deputies: Canandaigua woman was drunk on SR 96 in Victor
Deputies say they were dispatched to the report of a sick or intoxicated driver who was driving on State Route 96 over the weekend. In Victor around 10:10 pm deputies located the driver, who was identified as Jane Carol Lehmann-Obrien, 68, of Canandaigua. She was placed through a series of field sobriety tests, which showed significant impairment. She was placed... more

Cayuga Women’s Business Trust partners with Generations Bank

Cayuga Women’s Business Trust partners with Generations Bank
The Cayuga Women’s Business Trust announced it is moving its lending program to Generations Bank. The trust facilitates loans to women in business who reside and work in Cayuga County, which can be used to start or grow businesses with job creation potential. According to a press release, the trust is modeled after revolving funds that operate in Asia and... more

Larceny in progress call leads to one arrest at Eastview Store

Larceny in progress call leads to one arrest at Eastview Store
Deputies say a 29-year-old Rochester woman was arrested on larceny charges at the Eastview Mall last week after authorities were called for an incident in progress. Deputies were called to Von Maur for a larceny in progress; and upon arrival it was determined that Kathryn L. Barber, 29, of Rochester was in possession of stolen merchandise from the store. The... more

Rally set for Republicans in Ontario County this weekend

Rally set for Republicans in Ontario County this weekend
The Ontario County Republican Committee has scheduled a Rally for Candidates starting at 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 20, at the Committee Headquarters, 15 Bristol Street in Canandaigua. Attending the rally will be Congressman Tom Reed, Senator Pam Helming, Senator Rich Funke, Assemblyman Brian Kolb, Kitty Karle for Ontario County Judge, Silvio Palermo for Ontario County Sheriff and Cathy Menikotz for... more
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