Former-employees dispute claim that ‘low salaries’ drive resignations in Seneca County

The Seneca Supervisors say it’s time to deal with employee retention. Earlier this year, County Manager John Sheppard released a report highlighting the losses that Seneca County has experienced. It revealed more than 20 vacancies and 47 resignations. The resignations were attributed to salary deficiencies, as Seneca County came in significantly lower than competing counties in the area. Board moving... more

FLX WEEKLY: Memorial Day Weekend 2017 in the Finger Lakes (podcast)

Memorial Day Weekend 2017 is nearly upon us. Learn about all the events in Waterloo and across the region and get the weather outlook for the three day holiday weekend. Also, some of the great local photos sent in by our users over the last week, a warning for area boaters, and this weekend’s sports line-up. Join Jessica Lahr, Jim... more

Damp Memorial Day weekend forecast in the FLX

Periods of rain are expected late this week and during the Memorial Day weekend, but there will be dry times, too. A large area of rain is moving through the Finger Lakes early Thursday morning. The heaviest of this rain is over the western portions of the Finger Lakes, but more areas will see at least a half-inch of rain... more

From Seneca Falls & Skaneateles fields to ‘Potatoes & Molasses’, on the go…

Potatoes and Molasses, which made its debut Saturday, May 20, at an open house and customer appreciation event hosted by Lune Chocolat, in Manlius, is operated by Kendra and Paul Porter. Since 1996, they’ve been growing organic produce on their 200-acre farm in Seneca Falls and five-acre field in Skaneateles. “What makes our food truck a little bit different is... more

SFDC holds ‘successful’ community workshop

The Seneca Falls Development Corporation held a community workshop on Monday where residents, business owners, and community leaders gathered to share ideas and explore emerging opportunities for the Town’s ongoing economic development efforts. In addition to working on a draft of tasks, recommendations, and action items for the 2017 Town of Seneca Falls Economic Development Plan, the group heard from... more

Attorney requests court deny landfill zoning appeal

The state Court of Appeals should deny the motion filed by Seneca Meadows Landfill, the town of Waterloo and the town Zoning Board of Appeals to either reargue a unanimous Appellate Court ruling that went against them or appeal it to the Court of Appeals, the state’s highest court. That’s the position of attorney Douglas Zamelis, lawyer for North Road... more

THE MELISSA KILLELEAGH SHOW: How one person can propel powerful change (podcast)

On Tuesday afternoon’s edition of The Melissa Killeleagh Show, Katie MacIntyre, a 261 Fearless Ambassador is in-studio for Melissa’s ‘Women who make a difference’ segment and a fun story of how one person propelled powerful change, especially as told by Stephen Beals and Karen Huntington Beals. Who can you share this important message with? . more

Seneca Falls man charged with workers compensation fraud

State Police say a Seneca Falls man was charged with workers compensation fraud after an investigation. Police arrested Anthony M. Marcuccilli, 36, of Seneca Falls was arrested after an investigation revealed that he submitted numerous workers compensation forms containing false information and obtained benefits as a result. He was charged with several counts of offering a false instrument for filing,... more

Workshop to focus on Islam, Muslim stereotypes

A workshop to address common stereotypes about Muslims and Islam in today’s America will be 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday in the Wesleyan Chapel at the Women’s Rights National Historical Park, 136 Fall St. Etin Anwar, associate professor and chairwoman of the Religious Studies program at Hobart and William Smith Colleges in Geneva, will lead the workshop. Participants will be... more

Waterloo, Mynderse softball rolls to wins in Class B quarterfinals

It was a strong day for the top two seeds of the Section V Class B softball tournament as both the Waterloo Indians and Mynderse Academy Blue Devils cruised to wins. Both local teams will now play in the semifinals on Wednesday. No. 1 Waterloo will play No. 4 Bath, and No. 2 Mynderse will face No. 3 Wayland-Cohocton. The... more

Temptations, Commodores others coming to The Vine

del Lago Resort & Casino is announced three upcoming shows at The Vine. The world’s premier Prince tribute band, Chase & Ovation, will perform July 1st, The Temptations on July 15th and the Commodores on Aug. 12th. Tickets for all three shows go on sale at noon Friday, May 26th, and may be purchased in person at the del Lago... more

SCP announces cast for ‘The Good Doctor’ on June 3 & 4

A cast of 4 men & 4 women has been chosen to retell the stories of Anton Chekhov in Neil Simon’s hilarious play The Good Doctor. Seneca Community Players has announced that the cast for the staged play reading, also known as Readers Theatre, to be directed by SCP Director, Eric J, Jansen will include: Chris Boulter of Seneca Falls,... more

Fleur De Lis Brew Works opens their doors in Seneca Falls (video)

Fleur De Lis Brew Works located at 3630 Route 414 in Seneca Falls held their Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting on Saturday. The new craft brewey occupies a unique space in Seneca Falls. As the town’s only farm brewery uses locally grown and sourced ingredients including hops & grains to brew craft beer in a unique, rural setting. The brewery’s... more

Domestic incident leads to multiple charges for Seneca Falls man

On Saturday at approximately 2:19 am members of the Seneca Falls Police Department arrested Tyler J. Lambert, 24, of Seneca Falls following a domestic disturbance call that came in the day prior. Police say while investigating a domestic disturbance police learned that Lambert left the scene prior to their arrival. They applied for an arrest warrant on the charges of... more

Additional job fairs scheduled at del Lago Resort & Casino

Next Monday and Wednesday, del Lago Resort & Casino will host two additional job fairs for hotel and spa positions. Earlier this month, del Lago Resort & Casino announced that it is now accepting reservations for July 14th, 2017 and beyond. The job fairs will be held on Monday, May 22nd and Wednesday, May 24th from 12 pm to 7... more

Seneca Falls Little League week #4 report

Seneca Falls Little League weekly game update for games played during week #4, May 14-20, 2017 as reported by managers of Major and Minor Divisions Baseball and Softball… Division: Boys Major League Baseball Date of Game: 5/16/2017 Time of Game: 6:00 Score: 15 Stevers’ Garage Vs. 5 Ciccino’s Pizzeria Winning Team Highlights: Ethan Hillmire and Max Santana shared pitching duties and... more
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