Day: February 27, 2020

Sabres fall to Avalanche, 3-2

Sabres fall to Avalanche, 3-2

Buffalo Sabres goaltender Carter Hutton was busy in net Wednesday night, making 31 saves in the Sabres’ 3-2 loss to the Colorado Avalanche at Pepsi Center. Zemgus Girgensons and Curtis Lazar scored for Buffalo, who opened up a four-game road trip in Denver. Each goal ended up ... MORE
Buffalo Sabres, Sports
SECTIONAL WEDNESDAY REPORT: Lyons, Clyde, Red Creek girls advance; Pal-Mac boys top Midlakes

SECTIONAL WEDNESDAY REPORT: Lyons, Clyde, Red Creek girls advance; Pal-Mac boys top Midlakes

There was a full slate of Section V boys and girls postseason high school basketball games on Wednesday. Check out all of last night’s scores, updated brackets and the next slate of games below… BOYS SECTIONAL SCOREBOARD 2/26: 10 MONROE 60 7 NE ... MORE
Amerks force overtime, fall in shootout to Comets

Amerks force overtime, fall in shootout to Comets

The Rochester Americans (30-17-4-5) forced overtime yet again with a goal in the final minute of regulation to extend their point streak to six games, but the Utica Comets (30-20-3-2) survived the comeback as they stole the extra point with a 3-2 ... MORE
Former paperboys sue D&C under Child Victims Act after alleged 1980s abuse

Former paperboys sue D&C under Child Victims Act after alleged 1980s abuse

Four former paperboys for the Rochester Democrat and Chronicle are suing the paper and its parent company Gannett in a lawsuit filed under the Child Victims Act. The lawsuit claims that four victims were sexually abused by former district manager Jack Lazeroff ... MORE
News, Rochester Area
Third phase of REDI dredging now underway along Lake Ontario

Third phase of REDI dredging now underway along Lake Ontario

The third phase of the dredging project along Lake Ontario, as part of the REDI plan, is officially underway. The state says it’s giving counties information they need to update, expand, and implement an existing regional dredging management plan, according to WHEC-TV ... MORE
Counties struggle with

Counties throughout region struggle with staffing inside 911 centers

Working in any 911 center is tough work. It’s stressful, equally important, and work that takes a toll on those who do it over a career. That said, it’s among the most-rewarding work one could find in public service. Dispatch centers across ... MORE
Auto Draft

Thruway Authority gives update on $355M cashless tolling changeover

State officials say toll booths will be a thing of the past by the end of this year. In some locations around the Finger Lakes it may not seem that way – but it’s coming. At least that’s what state officials promise ... MORE
New York State Police likely to roll out body cam pilot program

New York State Police likely to roll out body cam pilot program

New York State Police don’t have a body camera policy. In 2020, it’s unusual for a law enforcement entity as large as NYSP to not use body cams. Now though, as a new policy rolls out – it looks like that will ... MORE
LIVE AT 10 AM: Esposito talks economic development in the Finger Lakes on Inside the FLX (podcast)

INSIDE THE FLX: Vinnie Esposito talks economic development in the Finger Lakes (podcast)

On Thursday Vinnie Esposito, Finger Lakes Regional Director of Empire State Development was in-studio ahead of a State of the State address scheduled in Seneca Falls. The discussion focused on economic development, rural communities in the Finger Lakes, success stories in recent ... MORE
Firefighters called to structure fire in Ontario

Firefighters called to structure fire in Ontario

First responders were called to a structure fire on Ridge Road in the town of Ontario. The call came in shortly before 8 a.m. at 1998 Ridge Road. Firefighters from Ontario, Lincoln, Williamson, and Webster were called to the scene. Scanner traffic ... MORE
Fire, News, Ontario, Wayne County
Report throws Kolb DWI case, as well as countless others old-and-new into question

Report throws Kolb DWI case, as well as countless others old-and-new into question

Some DWI convictions, as well as active cases in Ontario County could be back on the table. An investigation by 13WHAM-TV uncovered the issue, which centers on recordings of DWI arrests at the Ontario County Jail. The issue was uncovered when a ... MORE
Former Canandaigua elected jumps into race to succeed Assemblyman Kolb

Former Canandaigua elected official jumps into race to succeed Assemblyman Kolb

Cindy Wade, a former Canandaigua city council-member has entered the race for the 131st District. The Assembly seat is being vacated at the end of this year by Brian Kolb, a Republican from Canandaigua, who is not seeking re-election. “I’m definitely in ... MORE
Karl Karlsen interview will appear on Dateline

Karl Karlsen interview will appear on Dateline

The television show Dateline NBC will air an episode this Friday that includes an interview with Karl Karlsen. He’s been convicted of killing his first wife and son in separate cases and incidents. The episode is called “House on the Hill,” and ... MORE
Life, Seneca County
Sabres recall Pilut from Amerks

Sabres recall Pilut from Amerks

The Buffalo Sabres announced today that the team has recalled defenseman Lawrence Pilut from the Rochester Americans of the AHL. Pilut, 24, has played in 11 NHL games this season, averaging 16:08 of ice time. He’s tied for sixth in Amerks scoring, ... MORE
Sheriff: Bloomfield teen charged with forcible touching

Sheriff: Bloomfield teen charged with forcible touching

Ontario County Sheriff Kevin Henderson reports the arrest of a 19-year-old Bloomfield man following an investigation into forcible touching. Dustin Vail, 19, of Bloomfield was charged with forcible touching and endangering the welfare of a child. Vail is accused of touching the ... MORE