Day: August 21, 2019

New York State Fair Guide 2019: Must-see attractions, what to eat, and more

New York State Fair Guide 2019: Must-see attractions, what to eat, and more

The New York State Fair is the can’t-miss event of the year. There are endless possibilities for fun with family and friends – so many possibilities that it can be a little overwhelming trying to see it all in one trip. If ... MORE
Mobile home park passes electrical inspection after 40 days without power

Mobile home park passes electrical inspection after 40 days without power

The mobile home park in Lyons that has been without power for nearly six weeks has passed its first inspection. The New York Electrical Inspection Agency passed the distribution system at the Canalside Mobile Home Park on Tuesday afternoon. The town was ... MORE
Lyons, News, Wayne County
DEC urges people to check swimming pool skimmer boxes for beetles

DEC urges people to check swimming pool skimmer boxes for beetles

Attention swimming pool owners: The state Department of Environmental Conservation is asking you to look through the yucky stuff that collects in your pool’s skimmer boxes for the Asian long-horned beetles, an invasive species that kills trees. In a recent news release, ... MORE
News
Cuomo says new plates are necessary for cashless tolling along NYS Thruway

Cuomo says new plates are necessary for cashless tolling along NYS Thruway

New license plates are needed for cashless tolling cameras to read them, Gov. Andrew Cuomo told reporters at Lake Ontario on Tuesday as state lawmakers are pushing back against the change. “Nobody wants to pay any money for anything,” Cuomo said. “I ... MORE
New York State, News, Politics
Mega-dairies shun state permitting requirements related to manure management plan disclosures

Mega-dairies shun state permitting requirements related to manure management plan disclosures

Not a single large dairy in New York State has applied for a newly rewritten state permit that includes court-ordered reforms, including public disclosure of farm manure management plans. An Albany judge ordered the rewrite last year after environmental groups sued the ... MORE
80 of ‘Naples 85’ dogs seized from home now up for adoption

80 of ‘Naples 85’ dogs seized from home now up for adoption

Eighty dogs seized from a home in Naples are now up for adoption. The Ontario County District Attorney and the Ontario County Humane Society announced Wednesday that 80 of the 85 terriers, nicknamed the “Naples 85,” have been surrendered by Richard and ... MORE
Naples, News, Ontario County
Drinking problem in the USA

Drinking problem in the USA

Many Americans enjoy a glass of wine or a cold beer occasionally. However, some Americans like getting completely wasted at least once in a while. To some Americans, binge drinking is no longer a once-in-a-while thing as somebody might think. Almost 20% ... MORE
Health, News
New license plates seen as money grab by some taxpayers

New license plates seen as money grab by some taxpayers

By next year, those blue and white and blue and gold license plates will be a thing of the past. New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said this week that the state will begin phasing them out as a new plate is designed ... MORE
New York State, News
Why did it take five days to warn Victor about E. coli in the water?

Why did it take five days to warn Victor about E. coli in the water?

Thousands of families making dinner in Victor have to boil the water before they do anything with it. E. coli was found in a sample from Victor last week. The question a lot of homeowners are asking us is: why did it ... MORE
News, Ontario County, Victor
Trooper pleads not guilty to nude photo coercion scheme

Trooper pleads not guilty to nude photo coercion scheme

Authorities say a female New York state trooper posed as a man on a dating site and threatened to post nude photos of a woman she had met there. Jennifer Daignault, of Rome, New York, pleaded not guilty Monday to three coercion ... MORE
Courts, New York State, News
Cuomo says New York State Fair is going green

Cuomo says New York State Fair is going green

Wednesday was Governor’s Day at the fair, so that means the fair got the typical visit from Governor Cuomo. However, his way of arriving at the fair wasn’t so typical. Governor Cuomo took Amtrak from Albany, along with many of his cabinet ... MORE
Judge reserves decision in Circular enerG vs. Romulus lawsuit

Judge reserves decision in Circular enerG vs. Romulus lawsuit

State Supreme Court Justice Daniel Doyle will rule on motions in the lawsuit filed by Circular enerG against the town of Romulus at a later date. The Rochester-based company is suing the town for its 2018 adoption of amendments to the town ... MORE
Firefighters battle ‘fully invo

One displaced after firefighter battle Cayuga County blaze on Wednesday

Firefighters in Cayuga County were called to a fully-involved structure fire on Wise Road in Cato between 6:30 and 7 p.m. First responders from Cato, Ira, Victory, Red Creek, Plainville, Weedsport, and Fair Haven all responded to the scene. Reports indicate that ... MORE
Cato, Cayuga County, Fire, News
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