Category: Naples

HOW TO WATCH: Jeff Gallahan, Matt Miller will meet in debate ahead of Election Day on FingerLakes1.com (video)

WATCH: Jeff Gallahan, Matt Miller will meet in debate on FingerLakes1.com (video)

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
Deputies: Tesla ends up submerged in Ontario County after incident

Deputies: Tesla ends up submerged in Ontario County after incident

First responders in Ontario County say the driver of a vehicle that ended up in a body of water in the town of Bristol was not hurt, even though his Tesla suffered serious damage. The vehicle was fully-submerged, according to deputies. The ... MORE
Naples receives Preserve NY grant for $18K

Naples receives Preserve NY grant for $18K

The Village of Naples is one of this year’s Preserve New York (PNY) grantees. Their grant of $18,150 will fund a Cultural Resource Survey of the Village of Naples and its environs. The Preservation League of NYS and their program partners at ... MORE
Naples, News, Ontario County
Officials growing worried about ‘slow increase’ in COVID-19 cases in Ontario County

Officials growing worried about ‘slow increase’ in COVID-19 cases in Ontario County

Officials in Ontario County are concerned with the slow increase in COVID-19 cases over the last several weeks. The County reported 36 active cases, where residents were in isolation, as of Wednesday. There were seven new cases that day. While not as ... MORE
Naples man assaults neighbor after incident involving girlfriend

Naples man assaults neighbor after incident involving girlfriend

The Ontario County Sheriff’s Office reports the investigation of a disturbance, which resulted in the arrest of a 33-year-old Naples man. Deputies say Michael Ogden, 33, was involved in an altercation with his girlfriend. He then provoked a fight with his neighbor, ... MORE
DEBRIEF: Canandaigua Emergency Squad feels pinch of pandemic (podcast)

DEBRIEF: Canandaigua Emergency Squad feels pinch of COVID-19 (podcast)

The Canandaigua Emergency Squad is the busiest 911 response center in Ontario County. It’s been that way for more than 80 years. Chief Matt Sproul says his team responds to more than 6,000 calls for service per year. Their coverage area includes ... MORE
Naples man dies after medical emergency, one-car crash in Ontario County

Naples man dies after medical emergency, one-car crash in Ontario County

Deputies say a 71-year-old Naples man died in a crash on State Route 53 this week. When first responders arrived on scene they found a white pickup truck with an unresponsive male inside. Deputies say the truck was off the east side ... MORE
Naples Grape Festival won’t happen this fall due to COVID-19

Naples Grape Festival won’t happen this fall due to COVID-19

Organizers of the Naples Grape Festival say 2020 will not be a summer for them. The announcement came that the fall staple will not take place this year. Ordinarily, it’s held in September. Festival organizers say they will reach out to vendors ... 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
Naples, News, Ontario County
WATCH: Naples seniors honored by parents in tribute video

WATCH: Naples seniors honored by parents in tribute video

The Naples Central School District involved the parents of the Class of 2020 in honoring this year’s Big Green graduating class. Watch the full tribute video below…  ... MORE
Ontario County Board of Supervisors implements hiring freeze at lengthy meeting

Ontario County Board of Supervisors implements hiring freeze

The Ontario County Board of Supervisors met Thursday making significant moves amid concerns of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Board originally planned to meet at the Finger Lakes Community College, but the meeting was held online via the WebEx conferencing service due to ... MORE
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Naples slows down sewer project due to COVID-19

Naples slows down sewer project due to COVID-19

The coronavirus has slowed a public sewer project in the village of Naples. Construction of a new sewage treatment plant continued on Monday, while another part of the project stopped due to the virus. Work on the collection system is paused, according ... MORE
Naples, News, Ontario County
Naples Central School District names new high school principal

Naples Central School District names new high school principal

The Naples Central School District announced a new principal for its high school. Except, it isn’t a new face. Nicole Green was named high school principal. She has been serving as interim principal for the last three months. The Board of Education ... MORE
Firefighters battle barn, brush fires in Naples overnight

Firefighters battle barn, brush fires in Naples overnight

On Thursday firefighters in Ontario County were called to a structure fire on Seman Road in the town of Naples. Around 11:55 p.m. deputies responded to 6846 Seman Road in Naples for a reported structure fire. Deputies say the homeowners woke up ... MORE
Fire, Naples, News, Ontario County
Nearly 100 dogs adopted out after one of worst animal cruelty cases Ontario County has ever seen

Nearly 100 dogs adopted out after one of worst animal cruelty cases Ontario County has ever seen

The ‘Naples 85’ have new homes. A total of nearly 100 dogs were seized over a series of incidents and investigations in 2019. The dogs ranged in age from four-months to 6 years. Altogether 96 dogs were seized by the Ontario County ... MORE
Naples, News, Ontario County