Category: Seneca Falls

Seneca Falls woman’s 100th Birthday honored with drive-by celebration (video)

Seneca Falls woman’s 100th Birthday honored with drive-by celebration (video)

Longtime Seneca Falls, NY resident Ann Sinicropi turned 100 years old on March 9, 2020. A party was planned to celebrate in her honor on March 21st but unfortunately had to be cancelled due to the coronavirus outbreak and social gathering restrictions ... MORE
Fire reported at Burger King in Seneca Falls (photos)

Fire reported at Burger King in Seneca Falls (photos)

Shortly after 5 a.m. first responders were called to the scene of a restaurant fire in Seneca Falls. Firefighters were quickly dispatched to the Burger King restaurant along 5&20. Fayette, Waterloo, and Seneca Falls fire departments were all on-scene, along with the ... MORE
Seneca County Community Counseling achieves long-term mission just in time

Seneca County Community Counseling achieves long-term mission just in time

– By Josh Durso Social distancing comes with a lot of challenges. People are social creatures, so they crave interaction. During a pandemic like the one impacting most of the globe – Governor Andrew Cuomo called on mental health professionals across New ... MORE
Seneca Falls man charged with theft from Tops, Walmart

Seneca Falls man charged with theft from Tops, Walmart

The Seneca Falls Police Department reports the arrest of a 50-year-old man on a petit larceny charge after two separate incidents at Walmart and Tops. Police say Daniel Babbitt Jr., 50, was charged with petit larceny. He’s accused of entering Walmart – ... MORE
Police: Seneca Falls man arrested after leading officers on pursuit

Police: Seneca Falls man arrested after leading officers on pursuit

Police say a Seneca Falls man was arrested on a number of charges after an incident earlier in the month led to a pursuit, which was called off. On Friday at approximately 12:45 p.m. police arrested Patrick E. Goodell, 24, of Savannah ... MORE
Addressing the land status question after Cayuga Nation demolition

Addressing land status questions after Cayuga Nation demolition, as leadership struggle continues

These properties in Seneca Falls, known as fee lands are taxable entities and privately owned by the Cayuga Nation. It means that these parcels fall under the jurisdiction of New York State law, and not tribal law immunities. The five parcels are ... MORE
Police: Woman falsely reports incident to officers in Seneca Falls

Police: Woman falsely reports incident to officers in Seneca Falls

The Seneca Falls Police Department reports the arrest of a former Seneca Falls resident following an investigation into a report to police. Brittany Derr, formerly of Seneca Falls was charged with falsely reporting an incident in the third degree after filing a ... MORE
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EXCLUSIVE: John Kane, host of “Let’s Talk Native” says reinforcements coming to support Cayuga Nation families (podcast)

John Kane, the host of “Let’s Talk Native,” the only native program in Western New York spoke with FingerLakes1.com about the many moving parts involved in the Cayuga Nation leadership dispute. During the conversation, Kane confirmed circulating rumors that the Haudenosaunee Confederacy ... MORE
Seneca Falls WWII vet throw first pitch at Yankees-Tigers game (video)

Seneca Falls WWII vet throw first pitch at Yankees-Tigers game (video)

On Thursday, Joseph “Jiggs” Petrucci of Seneca Falls threw out the first pitch of a Major League Baseball spring training game between the New York Yankees and Detroit Tigers in Lakeland, Florida where he spends his winters. Check out a video of ... MORE
Sheriff reports Ovid man killed by drunk driver in Waterloo overnight

Sheriff: Ovid man killed by drunk driver in Waterloo

Sheriff Tim Luce says his office was called to a two-vehicle crash on Burgess Road in the town of Waterloo during the overnight hours. Sadly, a utility worker alongside the road died in the crash. Luce says 29-year-old Jon Lamere, of Waterloo ... MORE
FLX WEEKLY: Live storytelling w/ Jimmy Porto & Sarah Larysz in-studio (podcast)

FLX WEEKLY: Live storytelling w/ Jimmy Porto & Sarah Larysz in-studio (podcast)

Sarah Larysz and Jimmy Porto are in-studio to talk about an upcoming live storytelling night at The Artists Lounge on Fall Street in Seneca Falls on Friday, March 6th. Also, our favorite local photos from the week, your weekend weather outlook and ... MORE
SECTIONAL TUESDAY REPORT: Geneva & Waterloo to meet at Big House; Penn Yan girls pull away late to defeat Mynderse

SECTIONAL TUESDAY REPORT: Geneva-Waterloo showdown set for the Big House; Penn Yan pulls away late to defeat Mynderse

There was another full slate of Section V boys and girls postseason high school basketball games on Tuesday night as the semifinal round continued. Check out all of last night’s scores, updated brackets and the next slate of games below… BOYS SECTIONAL ... MORE
SECTIONAL MONDAY REPORT: Lyons survives; Pal-Mac girls top Waterloo in OT thriller; Whitman & Red Jacket to meet at Big House

SECTIONAL MONDAY REPORT: Lyons survives; Pal-Mac girls top Waterloo in OT thriller; Whitman & Red Jacket to meet at Big House

There was a full slate of Section V boys and girls postseason high school basketball games on Monday night to kick off the semifinal round which continues Tueday. Check out all of last night’s scores, updated brackets and the next slate of ... MORE
Police: Canandaigua man charged after fight in Walmart parking lot

Police: Canandaigua man charged after fight in Walmart parking lot

Police say a Canandaigua man was arrested in Seneca Falls after a lengthy investigation into a physical altercation that took place in the Walmart parking lot in January. David Derby, 27, of Canandaigua is accused of engaging in a fight with another ... MORE
Police: Seneca Falls man charged with felony DWI after traffic stop

Police: Seneca Falls man charged with felony DWI after traffic stop

The Seneca Falls Police Department reports the arrest of a 50-year-old driver following a traffic stop on Black Brook Road. Officers arrested Wayne E. Smith, 50, of Seneca Falls for felony driving while intoxicated. They say the arrest stems from a traffic ... MORE