Category: Canandaigua

Republicans hold rally in Ontario County on first day of early voting ahead of Election Day

Republicans hold rally in Ontario County on first day of early voting ahead of Election Day

Republicans from across Ontario County came together on Saturday for a Get Out the Vote Rally on the first day of early voting. Organized by the Ontario County Republican Committee, the socially distanced event brought together candidates for office from every level ... MORE
Canandaigua city councilor, downtown business owner dies unexpect

Canandaigua city councilor, downtown business owner remembered after unexpected passing

The City of Canandaigua reports the unexpected passing of at-large Councilor Robert O’Brien. O’Brien had been elected in 2015 and owned a business on Main Street. His shop Good Life Tea was a staple downtown, according to residents. No additional information about ... MORE
HOW TO WATCH: Jeff Gallahan, Matt Miller will meet in debate ahead of Election Day on FingerLakes1.com (video)

ICYMI: Jeff Gallahan, Matt Miller meet in debate on FingerLakes1.com (watch or listen)

On Tuesday FingerLakes1.com hosted a live-streamed debate between two candidates for New York State Assembly District 131. The district, which includes Ontario and Seneca counties has had a single representative for two decades. At the conclusion of 2020, Assemblyman Brian Kolb will ... MORE
What’s next for Tom’s Mobil property in Canandaigua? Major development scratched as City goes back to drawing board

What’s next for Tom’s Mobil property in Canandaigua? Major development scratched as City restarts

What’s next for the property that previously housed Tom’s Mobil in Canandaigua? The City of Canandaigua has gone back to the drawing board on the matter and is looking for ideas for the former gas station site at the corner of South ... MORE
Election Day dinner tradition continues in Canandaigua despite COVID-19 pandemic

Election Day dinner tradition continues in Canandaigua despite COVID-19 pandemic

Looking for an Election Day dinner? The Kiwanis Club of Canandaigua will host its 53rd annual spaghetti dinner on November 3rd. The dinner runs from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. and will be a drive-thru event at the Canandaigua American Legion on ... MORE
Major uptick in demand expected this holiday season for Salvation Army in Canandaigua

Major uptick in demand expected this holiday season for Salvation Army in Canandaigua

The holiday season is approaching, and the Salvation Army is seeing an increase in demand. Major Pamela Rhodes has been preparing in Canandaigua, but the increases in demand they’ve seen this year already are noticeable. ‚ÄúThere has been an exponential increase in ... MORE
Rochester man charged with sex abuse in Canandaigua

Rochester man charged with sex abuse in Canandaigua

Police report the arrest of a Rochester man on sex abuse charges in the city of Canandaigua. Mark Fountaine Jr., 46, was charged with third-degree sex abuse and second-degree harassment. He’s accused of subjecting another person to unwanted sexual contact, which resulted ... MORE
Police: Newark resident accused of slashing tires in Canandaigua

Police: Newark resident accused of slashing tires in Canandaigua

Police arrested a 22-year-old Newark resident following a report, which was filed to authorities in Canandaigua on October 4th. Investigators say Alexis Lebron, 22, slashed tires of a vehicle that was parked in the Mill Street Parking Lot. Lebron was charged with ... MORE
Felony charge filed after altercation in Canandaigua

Felony charge filed after physical altercation in Canandaigua

Police report a felony arrest following an investigation into an incident that happened in early-October. Jeuel Bradley, 29, of Rochester was arrested for first-degree criminal contempt in Canandaigua. It’s a felony charge, which came after a report was filed with investigators on ... MORE
Police: Stalking arrest made in Canandaigua after investigation

Police: Stalking arrest made in Canandaigua after investigation

Police say a 36-year-old resident was arraigned on a stalking charge after an investigation in late-September. Catrina Jones, 36, was charged with fourth-degree stalking. Investigators say Jones had repeated contact with a victim, even after being warned by police to cease. Jones ... MORE
Police: Canandaigua woman charged with harassment after domestic incident

Police: Canandaigua woman charged with harassment after domestic incident

Police report the arrest of a Canandaigua resident following a domestic incident. Candy Hammond, 53, of Canandaigua was charged with harassment after making physical contact with a person who was trying to defuse a situation. Hammond was taken into custody without incident ... MORE
One suspect in custody, another still at large after armed robbery in Penn Yan

One suspect taken into custody in Canandaigua after armed robbery in Penn Yan

Police in Penn Yan say they arrested a 21-year-old resident following an investigation into an armed robbery and burglary that happened at a residence on Elm Street. Rucianno O’Malley, 21, was located by New York State Police and deputies with the Ontario ... MORE
Canandaigua resident charged with endangering the welfare of a child

Canandaigua resident charged with endangering the welfare of a child

Police say a 36-year-old was arrested on September 30th following an incident that took place seven days earlier. The Canandaigua Police Department reports the arrest of Nicholas Calvetti, 36, of Canandaigua for endangering the welfare of a child. He’s accused of being ... MORE
SCAM ALERT: Caller to Canandaigua resident claimed to be local police chief, threatened jail time

SCAM ALERT: Caller to Canandaigua resident claimed to be local police chief, threatened jail time

The Canandaigua Police Department is alerting the public about a phone scam that was reported to state police by a town of Canandaigua resident. The victim reported receiving a call from a person claiming to be from the Office of Social Security ... MORE
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Police: Newark resident spit on person at City Pier in Canandaigua

Police arrested a 36-year-old Newark resident following an incident at the City Pier in August. Gigi Leno, 36, is accused of spitting on another person during a disagreement. Leno was arrested on October 10th and charged with second-degree harassment. The charges will ... MORE