Year: 2017

Auburn woman arrested for dealing cocaine

Auburn woman arrested for dealing cocaine

An Auburn woman was arrested for dealing cocaine, after a search was executed at her residence, according to Auburn Police. The search was conducted Friday morning at 52 Osborne Street, by Auburn Police, the Finger Lakes Drug Task Force, the Army National ... MORE
Geneva will auction off two city-owned residential properties

Geneva will auction off two city-owned residential properties

Interested in buying a house in the city? The city is planning to auction off two vacant residential properties it has acquired through a tax foreclosure process. The properties are: • 182 South West St. — The house will be shown to ... MORE
Geneva Town Board opposes incinerator project

Geneva Town Board opposes incinerator project

The Town Board has come out against what Supervisor Mark Venuti called the “trash incinerator” proposed for the former Seneca Army Depot in Romulus. “The more I learn about this, the more I believe the people peddling this are totally wrong,” Venuti ... MORE

Wayne County company awarded state grant to aid expansion

A Wayne County company has been selected to receive a $600,000 grant from the state Regional Economic Development Council program to help with its planned $9.25 million expansion. OptiPro, at 6368 Dean Parkway, was one of three EDC grant winners from the ... MORE
Environmental oversight to decline sharply in NY, PA with gutting of EPA, officials say

Environmental oversight to decline sharply in NY, PA with gutting of EPA, officials say

If you're counting on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in the future to police polluters, enforce regulations and pay for protection for clean air and water, brace yourselves for change. As part of his bid to "Make America Great Again," President Donald ... MORE
Tompkins County Sheriff deputy charged with rape, sex abuse

Tompkins County Sheriff deputy charged with rape, sex abuse

A Tompkins County Sheriff's Deputy has been charged with first-degree rape and first-degree sexual assault following an investigation into an alleged crime that happened about four years ago. Deputy Scott Walters and another man named Matthew Pinney are both facing felony charges ... MORE
Six years later, Cayuga County awards Owasco Flats project bid

Six years later, Cayuga County awards Owasco Flats project bid

After what has seemed like never-ending delays to a project that would help reduce sediment loading into Owasco Lake, Cayuga County has some good news. The Cayuga County Legislature awarded a bid Thursday night to begin work on part of the Owasco ... MORE
Two Cayuga County Democrats to run for Legislature chair

Two Cayuga County Democrats to run for Legislature chair

Two Democrats are running for the Cayuga County Legislature's chair position, with one reaching out to the Republican minority for support. Legislators Benjamin Vitale and Patrick Mahunik, who represent Districts 3 and 12 respectively, are seeking the chairman seat with current Chairman ... MORE
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Duo arrested in Canandaigua for multi-county gas station card skimming scheme

Duo arrested in Canandaigua for multi-county gas station card skimming scheme

Two men were arrested and charged in connection with a gas station card skimming scheme in multiple counties, including Wayne County. According to our news partners at the Times of Wayne County, the manager of Crosby's on E. Main Street in Palmyra ... MORE
Mynderse, Penn Yan & Wayne notch East wins; Bloomfield girls edge Whitman (W-FL round-up 12/15)

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 ... MORE
Syracuse storms back to beat Hoyas in OT (full coverage)

Syracuse storms back to beat Hoyas in OT (full coverage)

Sophomore Tyus Battle scored a career-high 29 points, with eight coming in overtime, to lead Syracuse (9-1) to an 86-79 comeback victory over Georgetown (8-1) Saturday afternoon. The Orange erased a 13-point second-half deficit to force the extra period. Freshman Oshae Brissett ... MORE
O-M girls unbeaten but focused on getting better

O-M girls unbeaten but focused on getting better

Odessa-Montour’s girls basketball team is sitting at 5-0 following a 49-39 victory at home Friday night against Tioga. As good as the Indians have been, head coach Greg Gavich is hoping better nights are still to come for the defending Interscholastic Athletic ... MORE
Syracuse Lacrosse: We have a schedule, and wow is it a schedule

Syracuse Lacrosse: We have a schedule, and wow is it a schedule

At last year’s media day, coach John Desko mentioned that he would like to get “a couple more tigers on the schedule.” when talking in regards to the importance of the RPI in the eyes of the NCAA Selection Committee. The NCAA ... MORE
Marion basketball players honor family of brothers killed in crash

Marion basketball players honor family of brothers killed in crash

The Friday night basketball game at Marion High School brought an emotional display of solidarity in the face of tragedy. “Tonight is… mixed emotions… memories,” said Marion High varsity basketball coach Terry Krocke. Before the game, the basketball team presented memorial jerseys ... MORE
Penn Yan man charged with DWI after crash

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 ... MORE