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Sheriff: Macedon man stole car from Palmyra car dealership

Wayne County Sheriff Barry Virts says a Macedon man was arrested after an investigation in Palmyra determined that he stole a vehicle from a car dealership. According to deputies Clint J. Copenhaver, 28, of Macedon was charged with third-degree grand larceny after allegedly stealing a pickup truck from a Palmyra car dealership. There is an ongoing investigation regarding damage done... more

CASE CLOSED: Three arrests solves over a dozen cases in Macedon

The Macedon Police Department reported the arrest of Brad Greule, age 20, of Washington Street in Palmyra, currently in the Wayne County jail on unrelated charges; Romeo Fox, age 29, of Sheraton Drive in the Town of Greece and Kolin Crouse, age 20, of Kent Street in Palmyra, based on a 22 count indictment. The charges stem from a 2015... 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

Palmyra Community Center expands options for Macedon residents

Palmyra Community Center has provided athletics programs to Palmyra children for more than 70 years. In more recent years, since the merging of Macedon and Palmyra school districts, PCC has sought to accommodate all students in Palmyra-Macedon Central School District. PCC staff work closely with Jeremy Norsen, director of Macedon Recreation, to ensure the two youth recreation programs complement rather... more

Deputies: Macedon woman shoved kids, charged with harassment

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office announced the arrest of a 28-year-old Macedon resident after an investigation into a domestic incident. Deputies say Amanda Wilson, 28, of Macedon was charged with one count of second-degree harassment and two counts of endangering the welfare of a child. Following an investigation into the incident, Wilson was found to have struck another adult female... more

Walworth man charged with DWI after car crashes, catches fire

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Macedon man following an accident on the Gananda Parkway. Matthew D. O’Brien, 38, of Walworth was charged with driving while intoxicated, as well as other charges. Deputies say he was traveling east on Gananda Parkway when he drove off the road near the Blue Heron Golf Course and struck a... more

Macedon Center to hold Community Lumberjack Festival

The 35th annual Community Lumberjack Festival is scheduled for Sept. 9-10 at Macedon Center Fireman’s Field, 2481 Canandaigua Road, Macedon. Gates will open at 8 a.m. both days. The Sept. 9 amateur competition will start at 9 a.m. with events including log rolling, two-man crosscut, bucksaw, chainsaw, log chop and fire starting. Local lumberjacks are encouraged to participate. Equipment and... more

Woman seriously injured in Macedon crash, 7-month-old escapes injury

Mercy Flight transported a woman to Strong Memorial Hospital after a Monday morning crash, according to first responders. The accident took place in Macedon around 6:45 am on State Route 31. Police say that a 30-year-old woman was traveling west on Route 31, crossed into the eastbound lane, and crashed head-on into a tractor-trailer. There was a 7-month-old in the... 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

Deputies: Macedon woman produced, set off homemade explosives

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports that a Macedon woman was arrested after she set off a homemade explosive device. Christina Greene was arrested and charged with criminal possession of a weapon, after deputies were called to Meadowview Trailer Park for the report of a noise disturbance. Upon arrival Greene was found to have built an explosive device using a... more

Macedon man reels in record-breaking 36-lb. fish

A man from Macedon pulled in a huge fish on Oneida Lake back in June. On Tuesday, the New York State DEC announced that the 36-lb. freshwater drum was a record-setting catch. Jason Bair, who lives in Macedon, reeled in the drum on June 16. The fish surpassed the previous state record set in 2016 by more than six pounds.... more

Duo in Macedon accused of sexual misconduct with dog

A man and woman from Macedon were arrested earlier this week after being accused of having sexual contact with a dog. According to our news partners at the Times of Wayne County, this all stemmed from a separate arrest on July 30. Police said 38-year-old Shane Ogden was arrested on an endangering the welfare of a child charge after he... more

Macedon food company plans to expand

Custom ingredient maker Baldwin Richardson Foods will expand operations in Wayne County, according to an announcement Wednesday by Gov. Andrew Cuomo. The company will install new machinery and equipment and add at least 50,000 square feet to its current facility as part of the close to $35 million project. The governor’s office said this will create up to 30 new... more

Macedon man sent to hospital after Ontario Co. crash

On Monday at approximately 5:01 pm deputies responded to the intersection of County Rd. 30 and New Michigan Rd. for a personal injury accident. Upon arrival, it was confirmed that two cars were involved in an accident and collided at the intersection. Deputies say Richard G. Trotta, 63, of Macedon was traveling south on New Michigan Rd. when he attempted... more

Travel tribute along the canal in Lyons

It was as if the Erie Canal of the 19th century era had come back to life. Lyons’ residents and visitors anxiously stood watch along the famed waterway’s banks waiting for a glimpse of the five canal boats dubbed Vote Tilla. Their week-long passage began on July 17 in Seneca Falls and ended in Rochester on July 21, stopping in... more

Pal-Mac grad makes cut for U.S. Lacrosse training team

A Palmyra-Macedon graduate has made the cut for a training team with U.S. Lacrosse. Earlier this week, it was announced that Ben Reeves is one of 49 players selected to be on the U.S. Lacrosse National Training Team. Over 60 professional players were invited to the initial round of tryouts, and a dozen college players were then given an invitation... more
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