Sheriff: Excessive speed among factors in quadruple fatal wreck in Steuben County

Identities of those involved in fatal Steuben County crash released by sheriff
Authorities have released the cause of a crash that killed four people. Steuben County Sheriff Jim Allard said that Dustin Drake, 30, was driving on County Route 76 Saturday morning when the vehicle left the roadway, striking a tree. According to Allard, the cause of the crash and deaths were due to excessive speed and lack of occupant restraint. The four... more

Four killed in Steuben County crash

Four killed in Steuben County crash
Deputies are investigating a fatal crash in Steuben County. They say four people were killed in Saturday’s crash. According to Steuben County Sheriff Jim Allard, the crash happened on County Route 76 in the Town of Pulteney around 1:15 a.m. After the crash, the area was reportedly blocked off for several hours. Deputies have not identified the victims. The cause... more

Winery on Keuka Lake host event to benefit community leveled by Hurricane Dorian

Winery on Keuka Lake host event to benefit community leveled by Hurricane Dorian
As brand development manager for Point of the Bluff Vineyards, Tambi Schweizer is a familiar face to many in the Finger Lakes wine industry. Those colleagues came out to support her last month, when the Steuben County winery on the west side of Keuka Lake hosted a concert that raised money for Hope Town, one of the communities in the... more

FingerLakes1.com launches Patreon to support continued growth in local digital content

FingerLakes1.com launches Patreon to continue growth in digital content
FingerLakes1.com has officially launched a Patreon Support model, for readers, viewers, and listeners who want to support our mission. For 20 years now, FingerLakes1.com has focused on delivering news and information in a unique, interactive way and on a relentless, 24/7. 365 day a year publishing schedule. Whether that’s live-streaming local high school basketball throughout the winter, or showcasing in-depth... more

State Police: 73-year-old charged with sex abuse in Stueben Co.

A 73-year-old Steuben County man has been charged with sexually abusing a child in 2013. State Police say James L. Desrosiers, of Pulteney has been charged with first-degree sex abuse and endangering the welfare of a child. He was arraigned in Urbana Town Court and remanded to the Steuben County Jail in lieu of bail. Additional charges may be pending,... more

Saturday wine trailing on the western shore of Keuka Lake

During last Wednesday’s FLX Weekly with Jessica Lahr episode, Jim Sinicropi shares some photos and discusses a wine trail outing from last Saturday along the Keuka Lake Trail. Stops included Dr. Frank’s, Heron Hill, Keuka Brewing Company, Bully Hill, Great Western and dinner at the Union Block in Hammondsport. Check out the photos and recounting of the outing below… more

FLX Weekly: Local election reaction & an early November Saturday down the Keuka Lake Wine Trail

Join Jessica Lahr, Jim Sinicropi, Josh Durso and Jessamy Uticone as they round up your week in the Finger Lakes including reaction Tuesday’s local and NYS elections. Also, a trip on the Keuka Lake Wine Trail on Saturday, our top local photos, weekend event options and weather outlook. AUDIO ONLY VERSION: more