Day: July 22, 2017

Moravia history teacher now two-day 'Jeopardy!' champion

Moravia history teacher now two-day ‘Jeopardy!’ champion

Justin Vossler, a Homer resident and history teacher at Moravia High School, is now a two-day “Jeopardy!” champion. Vossler, 28, defeated two challengers — George Buri, an educator from Winnipeg, and Connie Rudd, a writer from Oklahoma — with another large Final Jeopardy wager ... MORE
Cayuga County, Life, Moravia
del Lago dealer charged with grand larceny after stealing chips

del Lago dealer charged with grand larceny after stealing chips

State Police say a 29-year-old Rose woman was arrested on Thursday after she stole gaming chips from del Lago Resort & Casino. When the arrest took place, she was also found to have drugs on her. Krystal Jarrett is accused of stealing ... MORE
Crumbling breakwalls add to waterfront woes in Sodus Point

Crumbling breakwalls add to waterfront woes in Sodus Point

Sen. Charles Schumer wants the Army Corps of Engineers to make fixing the breakwall seperating Lake Ontario and Sodus Bay a priority. He’s also demanding the Army Corps to use sand from planned bay dredging to fill in the washout at Crescent Beach ... MORE
Georgia felon stole, crashed patrol car in Lyons

Georgia felon stole, crashed patrol car in Lyons

A Georgia man was taken into custody on a number of charges after deputies say he fled authorities, which ended with a Wayne County Sheriff’s Office patrol car being stolen and crashed. Deputies say they tried to pull over Richard Barnes on ... MORE
Buffalo Bills: Six positional battles to watch at training camp

Buffalo Bills: Six positional battles to watch at training camp

Don’t blink, because you might miss it. The Buffalo Bills hit town Thursday for their 18th training camp at St. John Fisher College, and before you know it, they’ll be gone. The Bills are in Pittsford only until Aug. 15, their shortest ... MORE
Buffalo Bills, Sports
Conforto homers twice as Mets win opener

Conforto homers twice as Mets win opener

Michael Conforto may have limped into the All-Star Game earlier this month, slumping and recovering from a hand injury. Since returning from Miami, however, he has proven that his first career selection was no fluke. Conforto homered twice in the Mets’ 7-5 ... MORE
New York Mets, Sports
Did Buddy Boeheim just commit to play for his dad at Syracuse?

Did Buddy Boeheim just commit to play for his dad at Syracuse?

On Friday morning, ESPN’s Jeff Goodman posted a story entitled “The Boeheims are Ready to Take the Floor Together,” talking up Buddy Boeheim’s ascension as a top recruit and his relationship with his dad, Jim. The Syracuse Orange apparently offered Buddy in ... MORE
Judge's 31st HR nearly leaves Safeco Field

Judge’s 31st HR nearly leaves Safeco Field

About that slump, Aaron Judge. The Yankees rookie entered Friday night’s matchup with the Mariners 4-for-29 since the All-Star break, but Judge showed with one fifth-inning swing that he’s the same player who won the T-Mobile Home Run Derby. Seattle right-hander Andrew ... MORE
New York Yankees, Sports