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Generations CEO talks Right to Run, economic development in Seneca Falls (podcast)

Seneca Falls needs to welcome economic development by taking advantage of the various pieces already present. On Tuesday, President & CEO of Generations Bank Menzo Case joined Josh Durso on the Inside the FLX Podcast to talk about the Women’s Right to Run 19K, the growth of that event and others like it, as well as the economic future of... more

INSIDE THE FLX: Mike Cutillo of Finger Lakes Times talks politics, state of news (podcast)

On Thursday’s edition of the Inside the FLX Podcast, Mike Cutillo, Executive Editor of the Finger Lakes Times was in-studio to discuss a variety of issues in the region. The longtime news editor gave his take on the news industry, how it’s evolved, and the ‘presence’ of fake news. Watch the podcast below: AUDIO ONLY VERSION: more

INSIDE THE FLX: Founder of the Keuka Lake App talks tech, educating users and more (podcast)

On a special Friday edition of the Inside the FLX podcast, Josh Durso was joined by Brooke Gordon, founder of the Keuka Lake App. The Keuka Lake App was founded in January 2016 and has garnered more than 5,500 downloads so far. It serves as a one-stop-shop for those looking to find out what’s going on around Keuka Lake. Their... more

Organization works to combat substance abuse in FLX (podcast)

It’s a growing issues that will require attention from all stakeholders and community members. On Tuesday’s edition of the Inside the FLX podcast Petrea Rae, Coalition Coordinator for the Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition of Ontario County, as well as Tanya Lombardo, an intern for the organization from Keuka College joined Josh Durso to talk about their efforts combating substance abuse... more

Inside the FLX: Seneca Co. BOS Chairman Bob Shipley talks local issues, 2017 outlook (podcast)

Seneca County is poised to have a great run over the next several years. Chairman of the Seneca County Board of Supervisors Bob Shipley sat down with Josh Durso on Thursday’s edition of the Inside the FLX podcast. His goals for 2017 include creating more continuity among the board, as well with other entities within the county to drive economic... more

Inside the FLX: Meteorologist Drew Montreuil talks forecasting the Finger Lakes

Forecasting in the Finger Lakes can be tricky. That hasn’t stopped FLX Weather Meteorologist Drew Montreuil from pursuing his passion here in the region. His website, which has existed in various forms for roughly a decade — tackles forecasting the always-tricky Finger Lakes region. Winter storms, lake effect snow, summertime thunderstorms, and all of the other forms of weather make... more

Inside the FLX: Laura Salamendra talks ‘We Are Seneca Lake’ (podcast)

On Thursday’s edition of the Inside the FLX podcast Josh Durso sat down with community organizer, and ‘We Are Seneca Lake’ board member Laura Salamendra. The organization she helps oversee has staged a number of peaceful protests, which have resulted in over 600 civil disobedience arrests to-date. Beyond the issues, Salamendra is a compelling figure who works to keep people... more

Inside the FLX: IDA Exec. Director Bob Aronson talks depot, development, and more

“It was a great opportunity to do something for the home team.” That’s how Seneca County Industrial Development Agency Executive Director Bob Aronson views his role in driving economic development. The IDA serves as an arm of government, which organizes and establishes deals to foster economic development. His roots run deep in Seneca County, as his grandfather’s business in downtown... more

‘UP IN THE AIR’: Fayette Supervisor highlights issues with Depot bid process (podcast)

“We’re pretty much up in the air right now.” Fayette Town Supervisor Cindy Lorenzetti sounded off on Tuesday’s edition of the Inside the FLX podcast highlighting a number of the issues she sees with the process that has resulted in a lease of the property. The option to lease the 7,000 acres was not on the table as the Seneca... more

Inside the FLX: Greg Zellers, Joell Murney-Karsten discuss economic development (podcast)

Economic development is a daunting task. But with the right people in place — it’s not impossible. The message is a resoundingly positive one from members of the Seneca Falls Development Corporation (SFDC), which is focused on bringing businesses, jobs, and economic prosperity to the historic community. Joell Murney-Karsten, Chair of the SFDC joined Josh Durso on the Inside the... more

INSIDE THE FLX: Melina Carnicelli, Betty Bayer talk about march in Seneca Falls (podcast)

Everyone involved in organizing the ‘Women March in Seneca Falls’ event scheduled for Saturday knew it had the potential to grow incredibly large. The event, which is scheduled for Saturday was previewed by two organizers. Former Auburn Mayor Melina Carnicelli and Betty Bayer, joined Josh Durso on the Inside the FLX podcast to talk about how that event blossomed into... more

Inside the FLX: Jackie Augustine talks Geneva Foundry, local politics, future podcast on FL1 Network

On Thursday’s edition of Inside the FLX, Josh Durso was joined by former-Geneva City Councilor Jackie Augustine, who shared her hopes for local government heading into 2017. She also discussed the prospect of co-hosting a new podcast on the FingerLakes1.com network, which will feature Durso and Augustine discussing local issues from around the region. Watch the entire interview from Inside the... more

Inside the FLX: Charlie Evangelista on the Geneva YMCA & issues facing Ontario County

Charlie Evangelista, who serves on the Ontario County Board of Supervisors represents the City of Geneva. The city has two representatives on that board, which he said on Thursday is moving in the right direction. He is passionate about the community he serves, and it’s evident in his work as the Executive Director of the Geneva YMCA. He was a... more

Inside the FLX: Dr. Chris Ryan and Jenn Salone of Ryan Chiropractic & Wellness

“It’s all about reducing stress.” Those are words that Dr. Chris Ryan, founder of Ryan Chiropractic & Wellness at The Learning Tree preaches. “It’s about whole-body wellness,” he often continues. Chris and his brother, Dr. Paul Ryan, began working as chiropractors nearly 30 years ago at Dr. Kenneth W. Padgett’s practice, which was located on State Route 414. While the... more

NYS Senate candidate Floyd Rayburn talks campaign, taxes, business growth, and much more

Ontario County businessman Floyd Rayburn believes that it’s time to create some substantial change for residents and businesses in the 54th District. On Thursday’s edition of the Inside the FLX podcast Rayburn discussed his campaign at length, while talking about the various problems that businesses encounter as they try to do business in New York State. “It’s killing businesses and... more

Inside the FLX: Baldridge talks about campaign for 54th, issues throughout region

Rose Supervisor Kenan Baldridge has made a career out of being an approachable person, who connects with individuals on a direct level. On this week’s Inside the FLX podcast Baldridge joined Josh Durso in-studio for a 30-minute chat about his campaign for New York State Senate. Baldridge is the sole Democrat left in the race, after Geneva City Supervisor Charlie... more