Penn Yan man charged with DWI after crash

The Penn Yan Police Department charged a 26-year-old with DWI following a one-car property damage accident. The crash happened Saturday morning around 12:31 am, according to police. Preston M. Maciejewski, of Penn Yan was charged with DWI, moving from lane unsafely, and uninspected vehicle. Police say the accident took place at the intersection of East Elm Street and Walnut Street.... more

Mynderse, Penn Yan & Wayne notch East wins; Bloomfield girls edge Whitman (W-FL round-up 12/15)

Three of the top contenders for the Finger Lakes East title each recorded wins on Friday night. In Wayne County action Lyons defended home court against Gananda and it was an emotional night in Marion. On the girls’ side, Bloomfield snuck by Marcus Whitman in Rushville as the Bombers’ Braelin Scott recorded her 6th straight double-double. Full results below… W-FL... more

WEBCAST REPLAY: Battle of Finger Lakes West unbeatens as Whitman clashes with Bloomfield on FL1 Sports

Join Brendan Harrington and Tane Robinson courtside at the Bomber Barn as a pair of unbeaten Finger Lakes West teams meet live on FL1 Radio at 7:30 pm or log on at 11:00 pm for a live stream of the contest with full video. The Marcus Whitman Wildcats take on the Bloomfield Bombers on FL1 Sports. . more

FLX FORECAST: Travel could be challenging Friday night, Saturday morning

The active weather pattern that the region has been locked into over the last week or two will continue into the weekend, with the threat of snow showers, squalls, up-and-down temperatures, and much more. According to FLX Weather Meteorologist Drew Montreuil the weather will get dicey again late-Friday into Saturday when winds will swing from the northwest around to the... more

What-So-Ever Club celebrates with a Keuka College luncheon

A local club with roots stretching back more than a century and with close ties to Keuka College has celebrated a milestone. The What-So-Ever Club commemorated its 110th anniversary Wednesday at Keuka College. College President Dr. Jorge Diaz-Herrera hosted 14 members of the group at his campus home, the Lucina, for a celebratory luncheon. The club was formed by community... more

Naples man jailed on ‘no bail’ after domestic incident in Yates

Deputies say a 38-year-old Naples man was charged after an investigated incident of domestic violence. The Yates County Sheriff’s Office says Andrew Schenk, 38, of Naples was charged with aggravated criminal contempt and harassment. The charges stem from an incident in Italy where he violated an order of protection. Deputies say he subjected a resident to unwanted physical contact, simultaneously... more

Tourism assets expand as Finger Lakes region grows with new businesses

The last 12 months have seen a significant amount of growth in the Finger Lakes Region, with new businesses opening and attractions, accommodations, culinary options, and more being added to the popular vacation region. According to the Finger Lakes Regional Tourism Council (FLRTC) – the official tourism promotion agency of the Finger Lakes Region as recognized by I Love NY... more

Geitner’s 50 points lift Bloomfield over Honeoye in 2 OT thriller (W-FL round-up 12/12)

It took 2 overtimes on Tuesday night but the Bloomfield Bombers survived a trip to Honeoye to escape with a 101-99 win in the most exciting game of the year in the Wayne-Finger Lakes. Bloomfield senior Patrick Geitner exploded for nearly half of his team’s output ending with an incredible 50 points. Even more impressive, just 6 of the 50... more

Dennis will not be next Yates Legislature Chairman

Yates County Legislature Vice Chairman Douglas Paddock was given the authority to act as chairman of the legislature through Dec. 31 in the absence of Chairman Timothy Dennis Monday. In a resolution unanimously adopted by the legislature Dec. 11, Paddock was given the power to, among other things, sign contracts, agreements, and tax warrants on behalf of the county in... more

‘Another wonderful Yates Christmas Program distribution!’

The Yates Christmas Program had another successful year, continuing a more than three-decade-long effort to serve the at-need families of Yates County. This year, YCP at the Penn Yan Armory served 719 children and 299 families, while the Penn Yan First Presbyterian Church site served 529 children, 233 families, and 473 adults. YCP Director Donna Johnston says to all their... more

Comment deadline set for Keuka Outlet Development permit applications

The comment period for three permits related to a 42-unit condominium project in the Keuka Outlet will end Dec. 21. Keuka Outlet Development, a limited liability corporation formed by Gorham developer Chris Iversen, has applied for state Department of Environmental Conservation permits: For docks, platforms and moorings. For excavation and fill-in of navigable waters. To disturb a freshwater wetlands. KOD... more

Wednesday will feel like mid-winter as lake effect subsides

It’s going to feel like mid-winter on Wednesday. The general snowfall has moved out of the area as of Tuesday, but that system left lake effect snows lingering in its wake. FLX Weather Meteorologist Drew Montreuil updated his forecast on the weather, and what could be expected on Wednesday. “Areas of lake effect snow are ongoing Wednesday morning, especially over... more

Keuka Comfort Care Holiday Cookie Walk is December 16

The 10th Annual Holiday Cookie Walk to benefit Keuka Comfort Care Home will be held at the Penn Yan Presbyterian Church from 10 a.m. until all the cookies are gone Saturday, Dec. 16. Organizers will have over 6,000 holiday cookies and treats of all kinds baked by talented and generous members of the community, sold at $10 per pound (unless... more

Generations Bank announces changes to its board of directors

Generations Bank announces today that Robert Kernan will retire on December 31, 2017 as Chairman of the Board of Directors. Bradford Jones, who currently serves as the Vice-Chairman will assume the Chairman of the Board position and Vincent Sinicropi will assume the Vice-Chairman of the Board position on January 1, 2018. Robert Kernan has served the organization for nearly 30... more

GALLERY: Snowfall blankets the Finger Lakes during December storm

On Tuesday morning the snowfall didn’t cause too many headaches with commuting, but it created a great setting for capturing some local shots. Some of these photos were sent in by readers and listeners. Send yours to us on Facebook, or by clicking here. more

Gananda tops Midlakes; Mynderse girls cruise past South Seneca (W-FL round-up 12/11)

It was a light night of action across the Wayne-Finger Lakes leagues for area boys and girls varsity basketball teams but there were some interesting match-ups on the docket. For the boys, the big story of the night was the Blue Panthers of Gananda defeating Midlakes in a East-Wayne interleague contest. For the girls, Mynderse looked impressive as they hosted... more
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