Category: Food

FLX WEEKLY : Cafe XIX’s Casey Galloway & Memorial Day Weekend in the Finger Lakes (podcast)

FLX WEEKLY: Cafe XIX’s Casey Galloway & Memorial Day Weekend in the Finger Lakes (podcast)

Cafe XIX Owner & Head Chef Casey Galloway joins Sydney Rogers and Jim Sinicropi in-studio to talk about how her popular restaurant and bakery has been dealing with the restrictions in-place due to the coronavirus pandemic, her plans for re-opening fully in ... MORE
Seneca Falls Rec Boosters support Backpack Program & local restaurants

Seneca Falls Rec Boosters support Backpack Program & local restaurants

The Seneca Falls Recreation Sports and Boosters Club have found a unique way to support the Seneca Falls Backpack Program as well as local restaurants struggling through NYS restrictions associated with the pandemic. The booster club is donating &75 and $50 Gift ... MORE
FLRE auction (Billboard)
Auburn’s Munchies gives to first-responders in “Feed The Frontline” campaign

Auburn’s Munchies gives to first-responders in “Feed The Frontline” campaign

Munchies restaurant in Auburn donated over 300 meals on Friday, May 8th to the Auburn Community Hospital, Police Station, Fire Companies, EMT, State Troopers, The Home, Auburn 911, and DCI/University Dialysis as a thank you for working tirelessly on the frontline of ... MORE
Auburn, Cayuga County, Food, Life
318 Asian Buffet grand re-opening on Friday for take-out

318 Asian Buffet grand re-opening on Friday for take-out

318 Asian Buffet is re-opening on Friday 5/15 for full buffet take-out service from noon – 8 pm on Tuesday – Sunday. They will be closed on Monday. In addition, Finger Lakes Tea Company will be open on Tuesday – Sunday from ... MORE
Food, Junius, Life, Waterloo
HOURS OF OPERATION: Here’s who is open, closed & statements from local businesses (continuously updated)

HOURS OF OPERATION: Here’s who is open, closed & statements from local businesses (continuously updated)

Editor’s Note: If you’re looking for full-coverage of the Novel Coronavirus, or COVID-19 click here. This database will be the place where we post all business hours or service changes. Have something you’d like to see here? Send it to news@fingerlakes1.com.  3 ... MORE
New owners of Cayuga County ice cream shop say patrons are respectful of social distancing requirements

New owners of Cayuga County ice cream shop say patrons are respectful of social distancing requirements

Many local ice cream shops have opened for the season, but done so with a new set of rules. For Reese’s Dairy Bar, which is located on Route 5 near Auburn, they had to open with new rules and new owners. “With ... MORE
Bella’s in Geneva donates $500 to FLH to assist with sewing project for frontline workers

Bella’s in Geneva donates $500 to FLH to assist with sewing project for frontline workers

Bella’s Sicilian Ristorante donated $500 to purchase kits, produced by Hallagan Fine Furniture of Newark, NY, for a community sewing project that creates masks for healthcare workers. Hallagan began creating the kits, four weeks ago, when their factory shut down due to ... MORE
Food, Geneva, Life, Ontario County
NYSEG pledges $50K to food bank in CNY

NYSEG pledges $50K to food bank in CNY

NYSEG, an AVANGRID company, announced this week that it had donated $50,000 – the equivalent of 150,000 meals – to Food Bank of Central NY to support the Food Bank’s ongoing response to the COVID-19 situation. The donation is part of a ... MORE
DAILY DEBRIEF: Feeding Geneva during a pandemic (podcast)

DAILY DEBRIEF: Completing the story about feeding Geneva during a pandemic (podcast)

How do you feed a city that struggles with food access and insecurity? How do you accomplish that during a pandemic? Today on the show, FingerLakes1.com Reporter Gabriel Pietrorazio talks to a number of individuals on the frontline of the food access ... MORE
Foodlink bringing emergency food distribution events to Wayne County

Foodlink bringing emergency food distribution events to Wayne County

A pair of emergency food distribution programs are coming to Wayne County this week, as part of a partnership between Foodlink, Department of Social Services, Wayne County Action Program, Covenant Life Fellowship and Finger Lakes Community Schools. Distribution will include 25-pound boxes ... MORE
Events, Food, Life, Wayne County
Emergency food distribution events coming to Waterloo, Ovid

Emergency food distribution events coming to Waterloo, Ovid

Officials in Seneca County say a food distribution event will happen on Friday, April 10th from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the County Office Building in Waterloo. A second distribution event is scheduled for Tuesday, April 14th from 2 p.m. to ... MORE
Food, Life, Ovid, Seneca County, Waterloo
Safety advice If you visit the grocery store

Safety advice if you visit the grocery store

With communities across the country virtually shut down, there is still one place nearly everyone needs to visit at some point: the grocery store. Experts say deliveries are safer, but sometimes it can be hard to get one scheduled right away. So ... MORE
Food, Life
Surviving Keto In Quarantine: Tips For Success

Surviving Keto In Quarantine: Tips For Success

Given the current coronavirus pandemic, most of us are practicing social distancing. Undoubtedly, many people are experiencing significant shifts in their daily routines and schedules. The U.S Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have indicated that as more cases of COVID-19 are ... MORE
Food, Life
Mac’s opens to big crowd despite rain, pan

Mac’s opens to big crowd despite rain, social distancing protocol

Mac’s Drive In located in Waterloo opened up for the season, even as the COVID-19 pandemic made it difficult to get out-and-about. Safety measures were being taken inside, and residents from around the area turned out to support a true favorite. Check ... MORE
Food, Life, Seneca County, Waterloo
Jim Gaffigan releases Garbage Plate episode of ‘Jim Eats World’ on YouTube (video)

Jim Gaffigan releases Garbage Plate episode of ‘Jim Eats World’ on YouTube (video)

In January, comedian Jim Gaffigan performed at the Blue Cross Arena in Rochester. During his visit he made quite a splash on social media when he posted about where he could find the best “garbage plate”. After being directed to Nick Tahou’s ... MORE
Food, Life, Rochester Area, video