Day: January 10, 2019

Three charged in Penn Yan after multiple physical altercations

Three charged in Penn Yan after multiple physical altercations

Police say three teens were arrested following an investigation into multiple altercations, which occurred in the village of Penn Yan on December 14th. After conducting interviews with witnesses charges were filed against Alexandra G. Hudson, 19, Mariah L. Brown, 18 – both ... MORE
Multiple departments respond to reported barn fire in Ovid

Barn destroyed in Interlaken after late-night fire prompts heavy response from first responders

Multiple fire departments were called to the scene of a barn fire Wednesday night a little after 9:15 p.m. Ovid, Interlaken, Lodi, Romulus, Trumansburg and Varick fire departments were initially called out to the scene; and Fayette covered for South Seneca as ... MORE
Fire, News, Ovid, Seneca County
Seneca Falls Country Club (Billboard)
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Deputies: Man sold crack cocaine in Victor, arrested on felony charges

Deputies say a 25-year-old Rochester man was arrested in Ontario County on felony drug charges following an investigation into the sale of crack cocaine earlier this month. On January 4th, Ronnie Love, 25, of Rochester was charged with third-degree criminal sale of ... MORE
W-FL WEDNESDAY: Geneva survives visit to Palmyra; Gananda tops ER; Waterloo & Penn Yan girls win

W-FL WEDNESDAY: Geneva survives visit to Palmyra; Gananda tops ER; Waterloo & Penn Yan girls win

Geneva held on to edge Pal-Mac by a single point in a Finger Lakes East battle Wednesday night in Palmyra. The Panthers trailed by 6 late in the 3rd quarter before going on a 14-0 run to grab a 46-38 lead with ... MORE
WEBCAST REPLAY: Rivalry night in Seneca County as South Seneca visits Romulus (FL1 Sports)

WEBCAST REPLAY: Rivalry night in Seneca County as South Seneca visits Romulus (FL1 Sports)

The Finger Lakes West leading South Seneca Lady Falcons take on Seneca County rival Romulus at the Lady Warriors’ house on Thursday night. Dave Barnick and Mike Alessio have the call for FL1 Sports. ... MORE
Part of Auburn street closed after sewage overflow

Part of Auburn street closed after sewage overflow

For five and a half hours, sewage flowed from a manhole on Chapman Avenue Wednesday morning in Auburn, according to an alert issued by the state. The Auburn Citizen The street has been blocked off between crossroads Quill Avenue and Worden Avenue ... MORE
DiSanto Propane (Billboard)
Cayuga County E-911 testing backup system for call locating

Cayuga County E-911 testing backup system for call locating

Cayuga County’s E-911 Emergency Communications Department this week began testing a backup system for pinpointing the location of calls, department Director Denise Spingler said Wednesday. In situations where callers can’t identify their location, such as domestic violence cases where the caller can’t ... MORE
Government shutdown leads to postponement of Montezuma bald eagle survey

Government shutdown leads to postponement of Montezuma bald eagle survey

The 2019 mid-winter bald eagle survey in the Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge has been postponed as a result of the ongoing partial government shutdown. Four of the 14 routes used by volunteers pass through gated areas of the preserve — which is ... MORE
Wayne County Treasurer Patrick Schmitt settles into new duties, not office

Wayne County Treasurer Patrick Schmitt settles into new duties, not office

Wayne County Treasurer Patrick Schmitt isn’t doing much decorating to his new office at 16 William St. He isn’t going to be there much longer. No, he’s not leaving the job he just started. It’s just that he and the rest of ... MORE
Huron, Lyons, News, Wayne County
At long last, senior housing comes to St. Francis in Geneva

At long last, senior housing comes to St. Francis in Geneva

The Rev. Thomas Mull measures the long road to redevelopment of the former St. Francis School on Exchange Street in church pastors, not years. Mull, current pastor of Our Lady of Peace Parish, said he is the third parish leader to be ... MORE
Geneva, News, Ontario County
Ithaca Fire Department tackles house fire on 200-block of Linn Street

Ithaca Fire Department tackles house fire on 200-block of Linn Street

A family narrowly escaped their home late Wednesday night as fire ripped through their two-story Fall Creek residence. The call came in to Tompkins County 911 just after 11:00 p.m. from the home owners reporting a fire in their house on Linn ... MORE
Senate Republicans adjust to life in the minority as session kicks off

Senate Republicans adjust to life in the minority as session kicks off

Life out of power in Albany is not easy. Lawmakers in the minority do not get a say over which bills come to the floor for a vote, less staff to help with constituent representation and less-than-prime office space. Republicans in the ... MORE
Crash temporarily shuts down Outlet Rd. in Manchester

One dead after speed, snowy roads led to single-car crash in Manchester

Deputies say a 25-year-old was killed in a crash, which shut down an Ontario County road during the early-morning hours on Thursday. The crash happened on Outlet Road near Faas Road in the Town of Manchester a little before 5:30 a.m. Error, ... MORE
Seneca Falls man charged with burglary at local shop, gave police false ID during traffic stop

Seneca Falls man charged with burglary at local shop, gave police false ID during traffic stop

Provided. Police say that on Wednesday at approximately 10:30 a.m. a Lower Lake Road resident was taken into custody related to two separate cases. Timothy J. Fridley, 38, of Seneca Falls was charged with third-degree burglary and third-degree criminal mischief for his ... MORE
Cuomo makes MeToo joke on historic day for female politicians in New York

Cuomo makes MeToo joke on historic day for female politicians in New York

Gov. Cuomo made a risque joke about sexual harassment as reporters swarmed him outside his Capitol office. “Space, we need space,” the Governor said to reporters who jockeyed to get in questions about the new legislative session. “I’ll bring you up on ... MORE