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KEEPING IT GOING: Syracuse rolls to 7th win at Wake Forest (full coverage)

KEEPING IT GOING: Syracuse wins ground battle, 41-24 over Wake Forest
Eric Dungey, as he had so often on Saturday, scanned the field from the pocket, made a decision, planted a foot and took off down the field. He snaked easily past the line of scrimmage and into a pocket of space in the middle of the field. With every other player engaged, a safety stepped up, with a chance to... more

INSIDE THE FLX: Amanda Kirchgessner on campaign, representation in 58th District (podcast)

INSIDE THE FLX: Candidate eyes opportunity to do things different in Albany (podcast)
Amanda Kirchgessner calls herself a non-traditional candidate for state office. She is seeking to unseat State Sen. Tom O’Mara, who has represented the 58th District since moving over from the State Assembly. She began her run for office in November, and brings more than 17 years of experience serving people to the discussion. Her non-traditional path means that she has... more

One sent to hospital after five-car wreck on Rt. 96 in Victor

One sent to hospital after five-car wreck on Rt. 96 in Victor
Deputies say that on Thursday at approximately 7:42 a.m. they responded to a five-vehicle accident on State Route 96 in Victor. Deputies say Patricia O’Connell, 57, was northbound on Route 96 approaching the intersection of Lane Road. It was determined that she drove into the rear of a line of vehicles that were waiting for a traffic light to change.... more

FOLIAGE REPORT: Finger Lakes primed this weekend for viewing

FOLIAGE REPORT: Finger Lakes primed this weekend for viewing
This will be the weekend to get out an enjoy the colors of fall. The latest report from iloveny.com indicates that the Central Finger Lakes is primed for enjoyment as folks get out and enjoy the last visual remains of fall. In the Finger Lakes region, Livingston County observers in Geneseo expect peak foliage this weekend. Look for 60-70 percent color change with rose-,... more

Multiple families displaced after fire at apartment house in Auburn

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New information has been obtained about the fire that scorched a home on Osborne Street in Auburn. Six families were displaced by a structure fire at an apartment house at 111 Osborne Street. The three-story structure had smoke coming out of it when first responders arrived. The Auburn Citizen reports that the building, constructed in 1950 was home to six... more

Barrington justice resigns while under investigation for interjecting herself into custody case

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Barrington Town Court Justice Rennee N. Crofoot has resigned while under investigation by the New York State Commission on Judicial Conduct for allegedly interjecting herself in a custody proceeding pending before another judge, according to officials with New York State. Judge Crofoot resigned from office effective October 3rd and agreed never to seek or accept judicial office at any time... more

Hobart hosts Ithaca in Hall of Fame Game on Saturday

Hobart hosts Ithaca in Hall of Fame Game on Saturday
The Hobart College football team will play its final regular season home game on Saturday, Nov. 3, when the Statesmen host Liberty League rival Ithaca College on Boswell Field at David J Urick Stadium. Kickoff has been moved up to noon on Saturday with the Liberty League Women’s Soccer Tournament semifinals also scheduled for the Boz on Saturday. General admission... more

Police: Seneca Falls man strikes child, chokes woman during domestic incident

Police: Seneca Falls man strikes child, chokes woman during domestic incident
On October 24th at approximately 6:00 p.m., the Seneca Falls Police Department arrested a 25-year-old resident after a domestic incident. Justin Larsen, 25, of Seneca Falls was taken into custody on a warrant for Criminal obstruction of breathing, two counts of Aggravated Harassment in the 2nd degree and Endangering the Welfare of a Child following a domestic incident that occurred... more

Contractor took $3,600 and failed to complete work in Bloomfield

Contractor took $3,600 and failed to complete work in Bloomfield
Deputies say a 43-year-old Fairport resident was paid to do work after entering into contract with two customers – and never followed through. Anthony Joal Resiman, 43, of Fairport was charged with grand larceny after an investigation into events that transpired on Baker Road in West Bloomfield. Investigators say Reisman agreed to engage in a contract to paint several buildings... more

Batman unveils steps to end corruption in Albany at campaign event

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New York State Assembly candidate Keith Batman outlined his plan to crack down on corruption and give New Yorkers an honest and open state government that works for them. “Corruption, greed and dishonesty have hurt our families and made their struggles take a backseat to big-money special interests,” said Batman. “Enough is enough. We need real leadership and representatives that... more

RACE FOR SENECA JUDGE: Candidates receive endorsements ahead of Election Day

Two of the candidates vying to be the next Seneca County Court Judge updated voters on endorsements received in the days leading up to Election Day. Both David Ettman, Esq. and District Attorney Barry Porsch received important, local endorsements. Among those entities endorsing candidates was the United Steelworkers of America union, Local Union 3298, former Undersheriff Peter Lawatch, and retired... more

INTERCEPT REPORT: Rep. Reed founded medical debt collection firm with questionable practices

INTERCEPT REPORT: Rep. Reed founded medical debt collection firm with questionable practices
Over the last two years, Michael Enslow, a resident of Waterloo, New York, has been in a back-and-forth with a debt collector. The exchanges, familiar to many Americans, ended up in federal court, claiming that the debt collection company repeatedly refused to remove medical debt he long ago resolved from his credit report. Their error prevented him from getting preapproved for a mortgage. Such chicanery... more

Candidates will debate, without Cuomo, in second Gubernatorial event

Candidates will debate, without Cuomo, in second Gubernatorial event
The second gubernatorial debate of the general election will be held this evening at the College of St. Rose in Albany. The 6 p.m. event will feature all of the candidates on the ballot for governor, save for the incumbent. Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s campaign on Wednesday confirmed he wouldn’t be attending the debate, sponsored by the League of Women Voters.... more

Helming introduces legislation to form prison contraband hotline

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Senator Pam Helming announced that she has introduced legislation to create a toll-free hotline where callers can report information on prison contraband. The establishment of this hotline encourages prison inmates, corrections officers, and citizens to call anonymously to report the whereabouts of illicit weapons, drugs, and other harmful devices in our state prisons. The hotline would be available to accept... more
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