Two airlifted, seriously injured after crash on Thruway in Victor

A serious crash on the New York State Thruway resulted in at least two people being airlifted to Strong Memorial Hospital, according to first responders. The crash happened shortly before 8 pm, and two people had to be extricated from the wreckage. Fishers and Victor fire departments were called to the scene. Mercy Flight was called to the scene, according... more

Victor students learn lines — and an important lesson

High school actors learned more than their characters’ lines in preparation for this weekend’s performances of “The Diary of Anne Frank.” Long before their Friday and Saturday night productions, the 13-member cast and 15-member crew got an intimate look at the life and times of Anne Frank by talking with experts and a Holocaust survivor. Victor High School theater director... more

Deputies: Rochester woman had stun gun at Eastview Mall

Deputies say a Rochester woman was charged with criminal possession of a weapon after it was found she had a stun gun. Deputies arrested Phontasia Jackson, 19, and Dontaya Kyles, 25, both of Rochester after an investigation at Eastview Mall. Jackson was charged with fourth-degree criminal possession of a weapon after it was found she had an electric stun gun... more

ELECTION GUIDE 2017: Looking at all of the candidates, issues in Ontario County

The race in Ontario County that has received the most coverage this cycle locally is that for District Attorney. While Jim Ritts has emerged as the front runner, after claiming victory in the Republican Primary held in September — Kristina “Kitty” Karle has continued seeing support. Even after announcing that she was ending her campaign several weeks ago, the race... more

FLX WEEKLY: An amazing month of October coming to a close in the Finger Lakes (podcast)

Weather-wise, this has probably been the greatest October of all-time here in the Finger Lakes. We will all be sad to see it go. Before we turn the page to November we have one final weekend of October and Halloween fun remaining and Jessica Lahr, Jim Sinicropi and Josh Durso will get you set with everything you need to know... more

Driver suffers medical emergency before accident in Victor

The Ontario County Sheriff’s Office reports that on Wednesday around 10:55 am deputies responded to the area of School Rd. Near New Seabury Lane for a one-car accident. Through an investigation it was determined that James Woodard, 69, of Victor was traveling north on School St. when he suffered a medical emergency. According to police, his vehicle then crossed over... more

Section V Football Playoffs: ER/Gananda, Clyde & Victor advance on Friday night

Friday night opened postseason play in Section V Football with no major surprises as the top seeds easily advanced to the second round. Full scoreboard below along with Saturday’s schedule of games… AA Webster Schroeder 7 McQuaid 20 AA Victor 49 Edison 6 B Batavia 36 Wayne 28 B Hornell 44 Newark 0 B Livonia 61 Waterloo 12 C East... more

2017 Section V high school football play-off brackets

The top eight teams from each classification across Section V will begin first round postseason action as Sectional football action gets underway on Friday and Saturday. Check out all the match-ups and tournament brackets below… – Get game results and Connors & Ferris Bowl matchups at SectionVFootball.org more

Medication drop off event coming to Victor on Oct. 28th

The Ontario County Sheriff’s Office and the Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition of Ontario County, an initiative of the Partnership for Ontario County, are pleased to announce the next Prescription Drug Take Back Day for Saturday, October 28th at the Victor Village Hall from 10 am until 2 pm. The purpose of this event is to collect and properly dispose of... more

INSIDE THE FLX: Charlie Evangelista talks elections, Ontario County (podcast)

On episode #73 of the Inside the FLX podcast Josh Durso is joined by Ontario County Elections Commissioner Charlie Evangelista to discuss a host of local issues, including some local races taking shape. Over the summer, Evangelista transitioned from serving on the Ontario County Board of Supervisors to serving as the chief elections official for Ontario County. The Democrat has... more

Fire at Mobile Graphics in Victor shuts down Rt. 96

An early-morning fire on Main St. in Victor kept first responders busy for hours, as State Rt. 96 was temporarily shut down. The fire broke out at “Mobile Graphics,” according to fire officials, and photos from the scene show significant damage to the structure itself. Fire at a business in victor. Lots of fire and police crews on scene. More... more

Victor Swap Shop to close for season

One town’s effort to limit the amount of waste headed to Ontario County’s growing landfill is about to pause for the season. The Victor Swap Shop, which diverts usable items away from the waste stream and puts them back to work, will close on Saturday, Oct. 14, for a scheduled winter break. Swap Shop volunteers work to reduce Victor’s landfill... more

Pittsford man charged with DWI in Ontario County

Deputies arrested a 46-year-old Pittsford resident after a traffic stop. Deputies in Ontario County say Thomas J. Glantz, 46, was charged with DWI, failure to keep right, aggravated DWI, and unregistered motor vehicle after the traffic stop where he was determined to be intoxicated. He will answer the charges in Victor Town Court. more

HAZMAT called to Victor post office after leaking package

The Victor Fire Department was called to the Victor Post Office around 9:30 am after a package was found leaking. According to reports, the leaking package caused a post office workers’ hands to become tingly, which prompted the call. The inspection service took over the investigation as of 10:05 am and all other units had returned, according to reports. Details... more

Victor boys soccer gives back to the community

Victor Senior High School’s boys varsity soccer team recently performed a series of community service projects involving local youth and businesses.The team met with third-graders in coach Steve Fish’s class at Victor Primary School. Each player was assigned to a student for an interviewing project.Students were encouraged to ask questions such as what it takes to be a student-athlete in... more

Pittsford hands No. 1 Victor first loss in Section V since 2015

The Pittsford Panthers pulled down Victor, 16-6, Friday night, and may have elevated themselves to the unofficial title of Section V’s top team. There are people behind the team at McQuaid who may disagree. Pittsford went into the Monroe County league game at Victor at No. 3 in the Democrat and Chronicle Large-Schools Coaches’ Poll, while the Blue Devils were... more
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