Category: Ontario

W-FL Tuesday: Geneva hands Midlakes first loss, Newark tops Pal-Mac & Dundee trounces Naples

W-FL Tuesday: Geneva hands Midlakes first loss, Newark tops Pal-Mac & Dundee trounces Naples

Several key Wayne-Finger Lakes league match-ups were contested across the region on Tuesday night. One undefeated team would fall at home, Romulus would pull an upset, Newark would win a rematch of last season’s Class B Sectional title game, and Mynderse would ... MORE
W-FL Friday: Wayne tops Sodus; Romo & So. Seneca girls win

W-FL Friday: Wayne tops Sodus; Romo & So. Seneca girls win

In the line Wayne-Finger Lakes boys varsity basketball game played on Friday night, the #6 Wayne Eagles easily defeated the Sodus Spartans, 60-35, in a FL East-Wayne County cross-over game played in Ontario. Braeeden Zenelovic led all scorers with 16 points and ... MORE
W-FL Wednesday: Marion wins; Norris goes for 35 as NR-W beats Waterloo

W-FL Wednesday: Marion wins; Norris goes for 35 as NR-W beats Waterloo

Holiday Tournament week continued on Wednesday for Wayne-Finger Lakes varsity basketball teams. The biggest story came out of Red Jacket as the Marion Black Knights recorded their first win since 2014, defeating Cato-Meridian by three. The Wayne Eagles advanced to the finals ... MORE
W-FL Thursday: Wayne beats Pal-Mac; Newark, Midlakes win

W-FL Thursday: Wayne beats Pal-Mac; Newark, Midlakes win

Four Finger Lakes East boys varsity basketball teams were in action on Thursday in holiday week tournaments in Wayne, Bath-Haverling and in Buffalo. The most interesting game pitted Pal-Mac against leaguemate and tournament host Wayne in a non-league contest game that counted in ... MORE
UPDATE: 21-year-old in 'guarded' condition after serious crash in Ontario

UPDATE: 21-year-old in ‘guarded’ condition after serious crash in Ontario

State Troopers say a 21-year-old is in guarded condition at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester following an accident that happened around 5:45 am in the Town of Ontario. Police say that Steven Azzano was driving east on Lake Road when he lost ... MORE
Ontario’s solar field suffers major wind damage

Ontario’s solar field suffers major wind damage

Last week’s high winds and blowing snow may have resulted in closed schools and numerous fender benders throughout the County, but it was small in comparison to what occurred in the Town of Ontario. The solar field, touted to bring clean energy ... MORE
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W-FL Friday: ER's Michele gets 300th win, Clyde wins double-overtime shootout

W-FL Friday: ER’s Michele gets 300th win, Clyde wins double-overtime shootout

A busy Friday night in Wayne-Finger Lakes boys basketball that saw East Rochester Coach Mark Michele win his 300th game. Also, Clyde-Savannah survives in a double-overtime shootout, Gananda picks up a convincing win, and the first round of the Hall of Fame ... MORE
W-FL Wednesday: Finger Lakes East teams get wins, Ganada edges Sodus

W-FL Wednesday: Finger Lakes East teams get wins, Ganada edges Sodus

Five Finger Lakes East boys varsity basketball teams were in action on Wednesday night against out-of-league opponents and all five notched victories. League play is well underway in Wayne County and six teams squared off last night including a barn burner in ... MORE
Williamson man charged with DWI in Ontario

Williamson man charged with DWI in Ontario

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports that Tyrel B. Metzger, 33, of Williamson was arrested for driving while intoxicated following a traffic stop. Deputies say Metzger was arrested for driving while intoxicated with a blood-alcohol content of .17 percent. He was also ... MORE
W-FL Tuesday: Newark edges Wayne, Tyler Norris scores 1000th & Carswell throws down on Penn Yan

W-FL Tuesday: Newark edges Wayne, Tyler Norris scores 1000th & Carswell throws down on Penn Yan

A full slate of games on Tuesday night in Wayne-Finger Lakes boys high school basketball action with 24 of the 26 W-FL teams in action. North Rose-Wolcott senior Tyler Norris scored his 1,000th career point, South Seneca defeated Romulus in the south-end ... MORE
Undefeated Wayne cheerleaders win sectionals

Undefeated Wayne cheerleaders win sectionals

For the first time in program history, the Wayne cheerleading team finished the 2016 fall season with not only a sectional title, but also an unblemished record. This marks the first time since the 2012 season that the Eagles have won a ... MORE
Section V Cross Country: 3 things to watch

Section V Cross Country: 3 things to watch

Wayne Central is where the going can get tough, even for the top cross country runners in Section V. The Section V Championships are Saturday, with individual and team champions to be crowned in five girls and five boys classifications. Democrat and ... MORE
New Birding Guide is offered by Wayne County Tourism

New Birding Guide is offered by Wayne County Tourism

This unique guide was compiled by author and biologist, Susan Petersen Gateley, who has extensive experience locating birds in Wayne County. Laurie Dirkx, a local conservationist photographer, has contributed her favorite bird photographs and Montezuma Audubon Center’s Director Chris Lajewski also assisted ... MORE
Waterloo, Red Creek girls win cross-country Section V titles

Waterloo, Red Creek girls win cross-country Section V titles

The Waterloo girls cross country team captured a Section V title on Saturday along with the Red Creek girls at Wayne High School in Ontario on Saturday. (more…) ... MORE
Parents in Wayne County concerned about school closings

Parents in Wayne County concerned about school closings

The Wayne Central School District has been studying an efficiency plan for the past year that could potentially involve closing two elementary schools. Parents of some students in that district are questioning the move, saying it would put young children in school ... MORE
Wayne Eagles, Lyons Lions win league fall cheerleading titles

Wayne Eagles, Lyons Lions win league fall cheerleading titles

The Wayne Central Eagles and Lyons Lions cheerleading squads won league titles in the Finger Lakes East and West, respectively, for fall cheerleading on Wednesday at East Rochester High School. The 2016 Section V Sectional competition is set for Saturday, October 29 ... MORE
Pal-Mac upsets Wayne on the road

Pal-Mac upsets Wayne on the road

On a sloppy field at Wayne, Pal-Mac played stout defense and was able to shut down the Eagles high powered offense. It was tough to move the ball under the conditions and the Red Raiders pitched a shutout in the first half ... MORE
Lyons man struck by car in Ontario

Lyons man struck by car in Ontario

A 43-year-old man was hit by a vehicle in Ontario Saturday night. According to the Wayne County Sheriff’s, a vehicle driven by 17-year-old Connor Lawson of Ontario was driving on Ontario Center Road when he struck Casey Weeks, 43, of Lyons. Deputies ... MORE
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