INSIDE THE FLX: Newark Mayor Jonathan Taylor talks Main St. development, goals in 2018 (podcast)

On Episode #93 of the Inside the FLX Podcast the Village of Newark takes center stage, as Mayor Jonathan Taylor comes to the FingerLakes1.com Studio to talk about various issues impacting the community he serves. The discussion will look at the latest efforts to revamp Main St., as well as a number of other issues. Watch the interview LIVE below... more

One sent to hospital after head-on crash in Arcadia

Deputies say almost everyone involved in a head-on crash escaped without serious injury after an early-morning wreck on State Route 88. The accident took place in Arcadia around 1:29 am, according to deputies, who say that one of the operators lost control of his vehicle, which resulted in it sliding into oncoming traffic. Nathan A. Bommelje, 19, of Webster was... more

Geneva woman stole thousands, and checks from family member

On Thursday, State Police arrested a Geneva woman on multiple felony charges after they say she stole thousands from a family member. Cindy Nesbitt, 36, of Geneva was charged with fourth-degree grand larceny and second-degree criminal possession of a forged instrument – both felonies. She is accused of stealing $2,285 and possessed forged checks, which all belonged to a relative... more

Deputies: Drunk driver ‘ran out of gas’ in Arcadia

A Newark man faces multiple charges, including driving while intoxicated, after telling law enforcement he ran out of gas. The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of Gary L. Reasor, 41, of Newark on charges of third-degree unlicensed operation and driving while intoxicated. On Saturday around 1:35 am deputies were called to a suspicious condition near Miller and Marbletown... more

Driver charged with DWI, criminal mischief after crashing through Arcadia gazebo

Deputies in Wayne County say a 34-year-old woman was charged with driving while intoxicated, in addition to a number of other traffic violations after she crashed into a Lyons gazebo in September. Deputies say they were called to Tellier and Stebbins roads for the report of a car off the road. The incident took place on September 2nd, and deputies... more

Arcadia man arrested after larceny investigation

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of an Arcadia man following a larceny investigation. Deputies arrested Austin L. Hogan, 23, of Arcadia who was charged with a Petit Larceny and Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the Seventh Degree. It is alleged that the Defendant stole property while working at Sodus Rehabilitation and Nursing Center. Two Arrest... more

State to spend $6M on canal bridges in Wayne County

The state is planning to spend $6 million to repair four Wayne County bridges that cross the Erie Canal. The funding was announced Thursday by Assemblyman Bob Oaks, R-130 of Macedon, and Sen. Pam Helming, R-54 of The bridges scheduled for repair are the County House Bridge in Arcadia, the Lyons-Marengo Road Bridge in Galen and the Galloway Road and... more

Newark man becomes third felony arrest in daycare, heroin sale investigation

Wayne County Sheriff Barry Virts reports that the Narcotics Enforcement team arrested a Newark man following a months-long investigation into the sale of heroin at a licensed daycare in the Town of Arcadia. Virts says Darrell L. Williams, 33, of Newark was arrested after his girlfriend Erin M. Siler, 34, and Sheila M. Detaeye, 53, were convicted on felony drug... more

ELECTION NIGHT LIVE 2017 (webcast replay)

Josh Durso, Jackie Augustine & Jim Sinicropi were live inside the all-new FingerLakes1.com Studio on Election Night for results, reaction, interviews and analysis from Tuesday’s vote in Cayuga, Ontario, Schuyler, Seneca, Tompkins, Wayne and Yates Counties. Hear from Seneca Falls Town Supervisor Greg Lazzaro, successful Seneca Falls Town Council candidate Doug Avery, Geneva City Supervisor candidates Lou Guard &  Dom... more

Michael Calarco wins big in Wayne DA race

Michael Calarco said during the campaign that experience was the difference between he and his opponent, David Fulvio, in the race for Wayne County district attorney. On Tuesday, the voters agreed. Calarco, running on the Democratic and Conservative lines, handily defeated Fulvio, a Republican. Calarco finished with 9,574 votes in unofficial results posted on the county website just before 1... more

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

A contested District Attorney’s race in Wayne County highlights an active year for local, municipal races. Sodus Point will elect a village mayor just months after historic flooding ravaged the Lake Ontario coastline. Walworth will elect a new Town Supervisor, as well. While the only Democratic Supervisor in Wayne County, Kenan Baldridge, will run unopposed. The biggest issue, by far,... more

Deputies: Wayne County teacher threatened with scissors by 20-year-old

Deputies say a Rochester man threatened a teacher with scissors in Williamson. Elijah Vreeland, 20, became upset and got into an altercation with a teacher inside a classroom at the Wayne Educational Center in Williamson. During the incident, Vreeland is accused of pushing the teacher, grabbing a pair of scissors and holding the teacher against the wall. He was charged... more

Newark Walmart wants its assessment slashed

Walmart wants the town of Arcadia to shave nearly $3 million off its assessment for its Supercenter on Route 31 in the village. However, the town’s assessor is confident that his assessment will stand up to any court test. Walmart, identified as Wal-Mart Real Estate Trust 1813 in its petition filed with state Supreme Court in Wayne County, claims that... more

Wayne sheriff’s association endorses Calarco

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Police Officers Association-Teamsters Local 118 have endorsed Michael Calarco for district attorney. The group includes members of the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office. FL Times: Read More more

Large marijuana grow busted in Wayne County

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office announced the arrest of an Arcadia man following a two-month investigation into an unlicensed indoor cannabis grow. Deputies arrested Danny DiSantis, 39, of Arcadia for first-degree unlawful possession of marijuana. According to deputies, he possessed 10 pounds or more of marijuana, which resulted in a felony charge. Investigators say they received information that DeSantis was... more

Arcadia man charged with DWI after crash, had child inside car with him

Deputies arrested an Arcadia man following an accident investigation revealed that the driver was under the influence of alcohol. Danny A. Garrow III, 21, was charged with aggravated driving while intoxicated with a child, endangering the welfare of a child and two counts of third-degree assault. An arrest warrant had been issued in Macedon Town Court for his arrest following... more

Why so many want Joseph Amico behind bars

It was quite a surprise to Joseph Amico, age 45, of 7850 Flagler Street, City of Las Vegas, that two Wayne County Sheriff’s Officers were waiting outside a New York City Courtroom on Monday (8/14) morning, waiting to take him into custody. In a Manhattan court, Amico had been charged with making terrorist threats and Aggravated Harassment in the Second... more

Food, fresh produce and music at Newark’s Food Truck Rodeo

This past Thursday, July 27th another crowd gathered on Church Street next to Central Park in Newark for the Food Truck Rodeo at the Newark Farmers’ Market. Regular market vendors were joined by a variety of food trucks offering up a variety of food and refreshments from barbecue ribs to coffee. Food trucks included Riblicious, El Morro, the Buffalonian, Lickety... more
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