Category: Ontario County

‘You didn’t know he passed away?’: Daughter describes feeling

‘You didn’t know he passed away?’: Daughter talks about learning her father died of COVID-19 at Elm Manor, hours after being told he was ‘asymptomatic’

It was noon on Memorial Day when Patricia Miller just found-out that her father Ralph Miller Sr. contracted COVID-19 while residing at Elm Manor Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in Canandaigua. “I had someone call me who said she worked at Elm Manor ... MORE
Young child recovering after falling debris at Naples park causes severe head injuries

Young child recovering after falling debris at Naples park causes severe head injuries

Officials in Naples say the injuries sustained to a local child was a rare event, and one that he hasn’t seen happen in his time living in the area. That said, it serves as a cautionary tale for anyone visiting Grimes Glen ... MORE
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Jeff Gallahan officially named winner of 131st Republican Primary

Jeff Gallahan officially named winner of 131st Republican Primary

Manchester Town Supervisor Jeff Gallahan is officially the winner in the 131st Republican Primary. The contest was held more than two weeks ago to find a Republican challenger to face-off against Matthew Miller, a Canandaigua Democrat, in November’s general election. Gallahan received ... MORE
HWS President Jacobsen says international students will be supported regardless of visa changes

HWS President Jacobsen says international students will be supported regardless of visa changes

Earlier this week the federal government issued guidance for international students as colleges and universities across the U.S. consider their options moving forward. The takeaway: If a college or university does not offer in-person learning opportunities this fall – any international students ... MORE
Pedestrian escapes injury after two-car crash near crosswalk in Victor

Pedestrian escapes injury after two-car crash near crosswalk in Victor

The Ontario County Sheriff’s Office provided an update on a personal injury crash that they responded to on Wednesday along Phillips Road during the afternoon hours. Around 2:53 p.m. deputies were called along with the Fishers Fire Department and Victor-Farmington Volunteer Ambulance ... MORE
Clifton Springs woman abandoned dog at Ontario County Humane Society, charged with making false written statement

Clifton Springs woman abandoned dog at Ontario County Humane Society, charged with making false written statement

Officials say one dog is getting placed up for adoption in Ontario County, and a Clifton Springs woman could be facing a number of charges. The Ontario County Humane Society reports that on Tuesday at approximately 4 p.m. Tiffany Martinez, 32, of ... MORE
Disability rights advocate reflects on time at Elm Manor Rehabilitation in Canandaigua

Disability rights advocate reflects on time at Elm Manor Rehabilitation in Canandaigua

In the aftermath of Harold Perryman speaking-out about the recent death of his wife, Beatrice, who contracted the novel coronavirus and the abuses that she endured while at the Elm Manor Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, Jen Sims, a disability rights advocate reflected ... MORE
DAILY DEBRIEF: Harold Perryman talks about wife's death at Elm Manor Rehab (podcast)

DAILY DEBRIEF: Harold Perryman talks about wife’s death at Elm Manor Rehab (podcast)

It was 7:30 a.m. on Thursday, May 21st when Harold Perryman of Shortsville called Elm Manor Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in Canandaigua. Each morning he would call-in to wish his wife Beatrice, “Bea” good morning as she would start her own day ... MORE
Geneva man arrested on felony charge in Junius burglary investigation

Geneva man arrested on felony charge in Junius burglary investigation

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a 37-year-old Geneva resident following an investigation into a June burglary. Francis Cermak, 37, was charged with second-degree burglary, a felony; and petit larceny. The charges stem from an incident that occurred on ... MORE
Police: Phelps man violates protective order, attacks person in Canandaigua

Police: Phelps man violates protective order, attacks person in Canandaigua

Deputies say a 26-year-old Phelps man violated a court order and attacked a person in Canandaigua. Chad Featherly, 26, was arrested on several charges following two separate incidents at a Camelot Court residence. Investigators say Featherly was repeatedly sending text messages to ... MORE
Police: Waterloo man charged with attempted rape in Canandaigua

Police: Waterloo man charged with attempted rape in Canandaigua

The Canandaigua Police Department reports the arrest of a 30-year-old Waterloo resident following an investigation. Police say Joseph Wickum, 30, of Waterloo was charged with second-degree attempted rape. Investigators say Wickum used social media to arrange a meeting with what he believed ... MORE
DWI charge upgraded to felony after traffic stop, investigation in Canandaigua

DWI charge upgraded to felony after traffic stop, investigation in Ontario County

Deputies report the arrest of a 34-year-old Canandaigua man following a sick or intoxicated driver complaint on State Route 364. Deputies say they located a vehicle operated by Joseph Gage, 34, of Canandaigua and conducted a traffic stop. Upon investigation Gage was ... MORE
Shortsville man charged with grand larceny after using debit card illegally

Shortsville man charged with grand larceny after using debit card illegally

Deputies say a 33-year-old Shortsville man was arrested after an investigation into a stolen debit card. Daniel Healy, 33, is accused of using a debit card without the owner’s permission to withdraw money from a checking account. He was charged with grand ... MORE
Tragedy at Elm Manor amid pandemic: “If I didn’t call my wife every day, I wouldn’t have known”

Husband speaks about wife’s death at Elm Manor: “If I didn’t call every day, I wouldn’t have known”

It was 7:30 a.m. on Thursday, May 21st when Harold Perryman of Shortsville called Elm Manor Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in Canandaigua. Each morning he would call-in to wish his wife Beatrice, “Bea” good morning as she would start her own day ... MORE
Two charged after leaving child unattended inside car at Canandaigua plaza

Two charged after leaving child unattended inside car at Canandaigua plaza

Police report the arrest of two Bath residents in the city of Canandaigua following a complaint that a young child had been lift inside a vehicle unattended. The incident occurred at a parking lot on Parkway Plaza on June 26th around 8 ... MORE