Category: Penn Yan

Our FL History: The Ku Klux Klan in the Finger Lakes

Our FL History: The Ku Klux Klan in the Finger Lakes

The history of the Ku Klux Klan presence in the Finger Lakes region of Upstate New York in the 1920’s as narrated by Walter Gable, Seneca County Historian. (more…) ... MORE
Section V Football: Week 2 Scoreboard (9/9-10)

Section V Football: Week 2 Scoreboard (9/9-10)

The Lyons vs. Marcus Whitman game was moved from Saturday night to Sunday after an issue with the lights in Lyons. The Lions ended up getting a 26-19 win. Red Jacket rolled over Mynderse 42-0 on Saturday afternoon in week #2 of ... MORE
Drunk Penn Yan man tries to block roadway

Drunk Penn Yan man tries to block roadway

On early Saturday morning at about 1:50 am, Penn Yan Village Police arrested 49-year-old Leon C. Fuller of Sheppard Street in Penn Yan after a complaint of an intoxicated subject walking in the roadway blocking traffic. Officers located Fuller walking in the ... MORE

Canandaigua man arrested on drug charges in Penn Yan

On Wednesday, the Penn Yan Police Department arrested a Canandaigua man on two charges after a warrant was issued out of Penn Yan Court for his arrest. Authorities say that Michael J. Bruno Jr., of Canandaigua was charged with criminally injecting a ... MORE

Penn Yan man charged with disorderly conduct after blocking traffic

The Penn Yan Police Department reports that a Village resident was arrested after blocking traffic following a complaint. Officers say that Leon C. Fuller, 49, of Penn Yan was arrested for disorderly conduct after the report of an intoxicated individual blocking traffic, ... MORE
Finger Lakes Brewfest & Primary Week .::. FLX Weekly with Jessica Lahr

Finger Lakes Brewfest & Primary Week .::. FLX Weekly with Jessica Lahr

Finger Lakes Brewfest in Geneva on Saturday, our first taste of autumn-like weather, Palmyra Canaltown Days, Primary Elections earlier this week in the Finger Lakes and a full-slate of local football are among the topics on this week’s edition of the show ... MORE
Blue skies and white clouds over Route 14

Blue skies and white clouds over Route 14

Nothing but blue skies and white clouds over Route 14 north of Penn Yan on Sunday afternoon. Photo by Susan Eisenhart ... MORE

Penn Yan woman accused of selling, possessing heroin in Village

A Penn Yan woman was arrested on a superior court warrant for criminal sale of a controlled substance in the third degree and criminal possession of a controlled substance in the third degree. Brittany M. Bell, 24, of Penn Yan was arrested ... MORE
Penn Yan PD issues warning after arrest in Yates Co.

Penn Yan PD issues warning after arrest in Yates Co.

A Penn Yan man was arrested after an investigation into the sale of a controlled substance in Yates County. The Penn Yan Police Department simultaneously put out a warning — saying that drugs are being masked as heroin, which is establishing a ... MORE

Teens charged after possessing marijuana, alcohol inside vehicle

A pair of underage teens were arrested early Friday morning after a traffic stop in the Village of Penn Yan. Penn Yan Police report that Ryan Thomas, 19, of Penn Yan was stopped for a traffic infraction, at which point the officer ... MORE

Arrest made in Penn Yan for the sale of heroin

Early Monday morning the Penn Yan Police Department arrested Janelle M. Menio, age 23 of PA, on a superior court warrant for two counts of criminal sale of a controlled substance and two counts of criminal possession of a controlled substance. Menio ... MORE
Penn Yan Police break up Pokemon Go dispute with arrest

Penn Yan Police break up Pokemon Go dispute with arrest

On July 28 the Penn Yan Police Department arrested Aaron D. Tears, age 25 of Penn Yan, after investigating an altercation that occurred at the Penn Yan Library involving two males playing Pokemon Go. Police were advised that Tears and another male ... MORE
Penn Yan man arrested for sex with minor

Penn Yan man arrested for sex with minor

On Wednesday the Penn Yan Police Department arrested Johnathan R Luppino, age 19 of Penn Yan, for sexual misconduct, forcible touching, and endangering the welfare of a child after an investigation into sex offenses that occurred on Sherman Street in the Village ... MORE
Penn Yan traffic stop ends in arrest, search for suspect

Penn Yan traffic stop ends in arrest, search for suspect

On July 16 the Penn Yan Police Department arrested Lauren R Enos, age 25 of Penn Yan, after a traffic stop on Liberty Street. At approximately 2:30 am , an Officer on patrol observed a vehicle northbound on Liberty Street traveling at ... MORE

Yates County DA reports her own campaign amid forgery investigation

New York State Police are investigating after learning that signatures may have been forged on petitions, according to the Committee to Elect Valerie Gardner. They say Yates County District Attorney Valerie Garner, who is currently running for Yates County Judge, alerted investigators ... MORE
Penn Yan Pokémon player now has to ‘GO’ to court

Penn Yan Pokémon player now has to ‘GO’ to court

Village police charged a local man following an altercation at the local library over the popular game Pokémon Go. Aaron D. Tears, 25, of Stape Road, was charged Thursday with fourth-degree criminal mischief. Police said Tears and another male were engaged in ... MORE
Sun Fish in Keuka Lake

Sun Fish in Keuka Lake

Another cool underwater photo from Bob Kurz showing a sun fish beneath the water of the north end of Keuka Lake on Monday afternoon. Photo by Bob Kurz ... MORE

Child struck by car, airlifted to Strong Hospital

On Saturday at 5:19 pm a child was airlifted to Strong Memorial Hospital from Penn Yan following an accident involving a car and bicycle. Penn Yan Police are not releasing the identity of the driver or child, but say that they reported ... MORE
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