»

Waterloo teen faces more drug charges

Waterloo teen faces more drug charges
On Thursday at about 11:59 am the Seneca County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Unit arrested Austin T. Wheeler, age 19 of no permanent address, on a bench warrant issued out of the Waterloo Town Court for failing to appear on a charge of sale of an imitation controlled substance in the Town of Waterloo. Sheriff’s Investigators also charged Wheeler with one... more

Former substitute teacher convicted in child porn case

Former substitute teacher convicted in child porn case
A federal jury, after a four-day trial, has convicted a former Tompkins County substitute teacher of possessing child pornography. Robert Snyder, 67, of Etna, was convicted Friday of multiple counts of receipt, possession and accessing with intent to view child pornography.A federal jury, after a four-day trial, has convicted a former Tompkins County substitute teacher of possessing child pornography. Robert... more

Special BOCES program teaching students about today’s manufacturing

Special BOCES program teaching students about today’s manufacturing
As the economy continues its rapid-fire changes and becomes increasingly focused and dependent on technology, so does the need for America’s workforce to become more technically literate.As the economy continues its rapid-fire changes and becomes increasingly focused and dependent on technology, so does the need for America’s workforce to become more technically literate. Read More more

Cayuga County couple in TV ad: Rep. John Katko will continue fight against heroin epidemic

Cayuga County couple in TV ad: Rep. John Katko will continue fight against heroin epidemic
John and Tina Socci have told their story many times before, whether it's in media interviews or at community forums. Now, voters in the 24th Congressional District will hear it when U.S. Rep. John Katko's new ad hits the airwaves.John and Tina Socci have told their story many times before, whether it's in media interviews or at community forums. Now,... more

Professor to go in depth on lake foam at Canandaigua Lake Watershed Association gathering

Professor to go in depth on lake foam at Canandaigua Lake Watershed Association gathering
An expert on lake foam and other watershed matters will be the keynote speaker at the annual meeting of the Canandaigua Lake Watershed Association. John Hassett, chemistry professor at SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, will give a presentation on local and regional trends regarding lake foam. Foam forming on the surface of some of the Finger Lakes and... more

Town, Village to Meet on EMS Billing in Trumansburg

Town, Village to Meet on EMS Billing in Trumansburg
The Village of Trumansburg sent a subtle yet distinct message to the Town of Ulysses in regard to the village’s new Emergency Medical Services (EMS) billing proposal. That message: Deal with it.The Village of Trumansburg sent a subtle yet distinct message to the Town of Ulysses in regard to the village’s new Emergency Medical Services (EMS) billing proposal. That message:... more

Auburn police confirm bones found are human, but to whom do they belong?

Auburn police confirm bones found are human, but to whom do they belong?
Auburn police confirmed Monday afternoon that the bones unearthed when a Fitch Avenue family was landscaping their backyard are human. Now investigators want to know who they belong to.Auburn police confirmed Monday afternoon that the bones unearthed when a Fitch Avenue family was landscaping their backyard are human. Now investigators want to know who they belong to. Read More more

With drought, algae and weeds concerning Cayuga County lakes

With drought, algae and weeds concerning Cayuga County lakes
PORT BYRON — With concerns over drought, invasive weeds and blue-green algae, the lakes in Cayuga County have been through the wringer this year. But Dale Powell had some surprisingly good news to share at July's Cayuga County Water Quality…PORT BYRON — With concerns over drought, invasive weeds and blue-green algae, the lakes in Cayuga County have been through the... more

Multiple Street Closures in Corning

Multiple Street Closures in Corning
In Corning, a variety of streets will be closed heading into the next several days, as crews work to mill, pave, and restore several streets – as the municipality works through summer repairs.In Corning, a variety of streets will be closed heading into the next several days, as crews work to mill, pave, and restore several streets – as the... more

Privatizing the County Healthcare Agency

Privatizing the County Healthcare Agency
The Tompkins County Home Healthcare Agency (CHHA) will no longer be a public service under the auspices of the health department. Instead, private companies will oversee the county's in-home patients in 2012 .The Tompkins County Home Healthcare Agency (CHHA) will no longer be a public service under the auspices of the health department. Instead, private companies will oversee the county's... more

When the dove flies … local group hopes to learn if the rest of Geneva will fly too

When the dove flies … local group hopes to learn if the rest of Geneva will fly too
If you build it, he will come.” In the celebrated 1989 baseball movie “Field of Dreams,” Ray Kinsella, played by Kevin Costner, is driven by that statement uttered by a mysterious voice from above.If you build it, he will come.” In the celebrated 1989 baseball movie “Field of Dreams,” Ray Kinsella, played by Kevin Costner, is driven by that statement... more

Thousands attend annual MacKenzie-Childs Barn Sale in Aurora

Thousands attend annual MacKenzie-Childs Barn Sale in Aurora
AURORA — Standing in the shade of a large white tent, Sharon Sapha waited in line Saturday morning at the MacKenzie-Childs barn in Aurora. Like plenty of other customers, Sapha had a stack of big paper bags ready to be…AURORA — Standing in the shade of a large white tent, Sharon Sapha waited in line Saturday morning at the MacKenzie-Childs... more

Honeoye woman charged with petit larceny

Honeoye woman charged with petit larceny
On Thursday the Ontario County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Erin Abrams, age 32 of Honeoye, for petit larceny after it was reported by loss prevention that she allegedly passed all points of sale with $274.65 worth of merchandise from the Canandaigua Walmart.Abrams was issued an appearance ticket and will appear in Hopewell Town Court at a later date to answer the... more

History showcased in downtown Auburn architecture tour

History showcased in downtown Auburn architecture tour
A leisure walk through downtown Auburn was how many spent the day afternoon Sunday when they joined the staff of both the Seward House Museum and the Cayuga Museum of History and Art for a guided architectural tour.A leisure walk through downtown Auburn was how many spent the day afternoon Sunday when they joined the staff of both the Seward... more

Learn apple, grape grafting tips at Empire Farm Days

Learn apple, grape grafting tips at Empire Farm Days
Scientists from the Agricultural Research Service Plant Genetic Resources Unit, Geneva, will demonstrate grafting techniques used with apple trees and grapevines daily at 11 am at the Aug. 9–11 Empire Farm Days at Rodman Lott & Son Farms, 2973 State Route 414, Seneca Falls.The ARS scientists will show how rootstocks affect fruit quality, change the shape and productivity of the... more

C’daigua man taken into custody after standoff

C’daigua man taken into custody after standoff
A standoff with a Canandaigua man on County Road 16 in the Town of Canandaigua came to an end Tuesday afternoon more than three hours after it began.Deputies say shortly after 2:00 pm the Ontario County 911 Center received a call about a suicidal subject believed to be armed with a handgun in the vicinity of 3354 County Road 16... more
1 554 555 556 557 558 561