Day: October 6, 2019

SUNDAY CONVERSATION: Discussing HAB season with Frank DiOrio of Seneca Lake Pure Waters Association (podcast)

SUNDAY CONVERSATION: Discussing HAB season with Frank DiOrio of Seneca Lake Pure Waters Association (podcast)

What’s up with all the algae? While experts and scientists battle with the ‘what’ is causing dozens of blooms each summer in lakes around the region – spotters with one volunteer organization are putting in the work to alert residents about harmful ... MORE
Cornell drops second straight after 14-8 loss to Georgetown

Cornell drops second straight after 14-8 loss to Georgetown

Harold Coles’ rushing touchdown to close out the third quarter helped the Cornell football team draw even against a tough Georgetown squad, but the Hoyas pulled back ahead for good on a touchdown with 5:43 on the clock to spoil the Big ... MORE
Cornell Big Red, Sports
Yankees take 2-0 series lead in ALDS

Yankees take 2-0 series lead in ALDS

When the Yankees gathered to examine their lineups for this American League Division Series, the powers that be essentially shredded Didi Gregorius’ statistics and fired them into the trash. They did not describe the caliber of season that had been anticipated, but ... MORE
New York Yankees, Sports
Sabres improve to 2-0 with 7-2 win over Devils

Sabres improve to 2-0 with 7-2 win over Devils

Victor Olofsson and Sam Reinhart scored twice, and Jack Eichel and Jeff Skinner each added their first goals of the season, in a 7-2 win over the New Jersey Devils to open the Sabres’ home schedule. Buffalo is 2-0 to start the ... MORE
Buffalo Sabres, Sports
Longtime downtown Auburn shop owner to retire

Longtime downtown Auburn shop owner to retire

Dina Favaro is hanging up her sewing needle. After 37 years of hemming pants and mending seams, the owner of Dina’s Alterations will close her downtown shop in December. Continue reading from The Citizen ... MORE
Police report rash of larcenies in Auburn

Police report rash of larcenies in Auburn

The Auburn Police Department is reminding residents to increase their precautions following an increase in larcenies from vehicles. The APD asked people in a statement Saturday to lock their vehicles at night and ensure the outdoors lights around their homes are working ... MORE
Founder of Doug’s Fish Fry in Skaneateles dies at 76

Founder of Doug’s Fish Fry in Skaneateles dies at 76

Douglas Lee Clark, who founded the popular Doug’s Fish Fry restaurant in Skaneateles, died late last month at the age of 76. Clark died Sept. 27 at Upstate University Hospital, according to an obituary posted at the website of Butler-Badman Funeral Home Inc. in ... MORE
Man says police used excessive force in Geneva

Man says police used excessive force in Geneva

A man arrested in June following an alleged domestic violence incident claims he was injured due to excessive force by Geneva police officers including Jack Montesanto, who was suspended and faces criminal charges from another alleged incident a month later. Alexander Farnsworth, ... MORE
Geneva, News, Ontario County
Domestic abuse survivor tells her story

Domestic abuse survivor tells her story

Surviving domestic violence is not just about surviving an abusive relationship. It is also about surviving the aftermath of leaving that situation. That is how Linda Dynel, a domestic violence survivor from Lockport, summarized a presentation she gave Sept. 12 at Hobart ... MORE
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Safe Harbors establishing shelter

Safe Harbors establishing shelter

Six counties out of the 62 in New York state do not currently have access to a domestic violence shelter, and three of them are in the Finger Lakes region — Ontario, Seneca, and Yates counties. Safe Harbors of the Finger Lakes ... MORE
Geneva, News, Ontario County
Solar developer to file ‘scoping’ statement in Seneca County

Solar developer to file ‘scoping’ statement in Seneca County

The Florida solar energy company that wants to build a huge, 80 megawatt solar electric facility in the west end of the town plans to file the required Preliminary Scoping Statement (PSS) this week. Trelina Solar Energy Center of Juno Beach, Fla ... MORE
Hazmat incident under investigation in Lyons

Hazmat incident deemed ‘non-hazardous’ by first responders in Lyons

Troopers say that hazmat incident on William Street in Lyons was ‘non-hazardous’. Police say the incident took place in the former Fox Drugs pharmacy according to the manager of the Ohman Theater. The manager told WHEC-TV that theater employees were working to ... MORE
Fire, Lyons, News, Traffic, Wayne County