Category: Romulus

OUR FINGER LAKES HISTORY: Sampson Air Force Base (podcast)

OUR FINGER LAKES HISTORY: Sampson Air Force Base (podcast)

What began as the Sampson Naval Training Station during World War II became the Sampson Air Force Base on the eastern shore of Seneca Lake where Sampson State Park is today. In this edition of Our Finger Lakes History Walter Gable takes ... MORE
WATCH: Seneca County Board of Supervisors October Meeting (video)

WATCH: Seneca County Board of Supervisors October Meeting in Ovid (video)

The Seneca County Board of Supervisors regular October meeting will be held at the Three Bears Courthouse in Ovid, NY on Tuesday, October 13, 2020 at 6:00 pm. The meeting will be streamed live in the video player below or on our ... MORE
History and fall foliage on full-display at Deer Haven Park in Seneca County

History and fall foliage on full-display at Deer Haven Park in Seneca County

Looking for some fall fun in the Finger Lakes? Deer Haven Park extended vehicle tours into November, serving as a great opportunity for some spooky season fun. Reservations aren’t necessary, and while there’s a lot of history to explore on-site — the ... MORE
Seneca County law enforcement survey deadline is October 10th

Seneca County law enforcement survey deadline is October 10th

Law enforcement agencies in Seneca County are enthusiastically entering into a ground-breaking collaboration with the community to make real change happen and they are asking for your help. They need to hear from actual members of our communities about their police agencies ... MORE
Police: No serious injuries reported after two-car crash near McDonald’s in Seneca Falls

Police: No serious injuries reported after two-car crash near McDonald’s in Seneca Falls

Police say a Waterloo woman was crossing Route 414 attempting to enter McDonald’s when she collided with a vehicle operated by a Romulus woman. The crash happened on Friday around 2:30 p.m. Police say Seneca County 911 received multiple calls reporting the ... MORE
Supervisors push IDA leader for answers on former Hillside property sale to Martin

Supervisors push IDA leader for answers on former Hillside property sale to Martin (video)

The Seneca County Industrial Development Agency was well-represented at Tuesday’s Board of Supervisors’ Government Operations Committee Meeting, which was held at the County Office Building. Executive Director Sarah Davis, who came into that role this year, was present along with two other ... MORE
One charged with assault, felony possession of weapon after incident in Seneca County

One charged with assault, felony possession of weapon after incident in Seneca County

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Newark resident following a domestic incident. Deputies say Sydney Brown, 37, of Newark was charged with assault, menacing, and criminal possession of a weapon. The charges stem from an incident that occurred ... MORE
Romulus man indicted on federal mail fraud charges connected to

Romulus man indicted on federal mail fraud charges connected to US Coast Guard course

A 69-year-old Romulus man is facing two counts of mail fraud, which are federal charges, according to U.S. Attorney James Kennedy Jr. He announced that a federal grand jury had returned an indictment charging Dennis Daniels, 69, of Romulus with two counts ... MORE
Saturday tours at Deer Haven Park at former depot will continue into mid-November

Saturday tours at Deer Haven Park at former depot will continue into mid-November

Deer Haven Park is staying open through the Columbus Day weekend, according to a press release announcing the change on Thursday. The park announced an extension of the season for self-guided auto tours every Saturday through November 14th. “The additional five weeks ... MORE
Back the Blue Ride & Rally coming to Seneca County on September 27th

Back the Blue Ride & Rally coming to Seneca County on September 27th

Organizers in Seneca County say they will be holding a Back the Blue Ride & Rally to support local law enforcement on Sunday, September 27th at 10 a.m. The event will begin with staging of vehicles at 10 a.m., and the ride ... MORE
Series of public forums on policing in Seneca County will take place this month

Series of public forums on policing in Seneca County will take place this month

The Seneca County Police Reform and Reinvention Collaboration has announced three dates for community forums. The events will be held Monday, September 21st at the Ovid Fire Department; Wednesday, September 23rd at the Seneca Falls Community Center; and Thursday, September 24th at ... MORE
Seneca County contractor accused of taking $23K for job he never completed in Victor

Seneca County contractor accused of taking $23K for job he never completed in Victor

Sheriff Kevin Henderson reports the arrest of a 37-year-old Romulus man following an investigation into events that transpired around August 1st involving a contracting job in the town of Victor. He says that investigators arrested Scott Pepson, 37, of Romulus who had ... MORE
WATCH: Town of Romulus August Board Meeting (video)

WATCH: Town of Romulus August Board Meeting (video)

The Town of Romulus Board will hold their regular August meeting on Wednesday evening at 6:00 pm at the Town offices at 1435 Prospect Street in Willard. The meeting will be streamed live on FingerLakes1.com and at RomulusTown.com. ... MORE
Hillside property in Seneca County sold to Earl Martin for $65K

Hillside property in Seneca County sold to Earl Martin for $65K

Earl Martin has purchased the former Hillside Children’s Center campus. The sale will be completed between Martin and the Seneca County Industrial Development Agency for $65,000. He was the only person to submit a bid on the 172-acre parcel. His plan is ... MORE
Three officers hospitalized after attack at Five Points Correctional Facility

Three attacked, sent to hospital after incident at Five Points in Seneca County

The union representing corrections officers at Five Points Correctional Facility in Seneca County says multiple people were hospitalized after an attack initiated by an inmate. The New York State Correctional Officers and Police Benevolent Association said in a press release on Thursday ... MORE
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