Student arrested after bomb threat at BOCES campus in Williamson

A 17-year-old student has been charged with a felony after troopers say he made a false bomb report. Hunter Peck, of Newark, is charged with falsely reporting an incident. Troopers were called to the Wayne-Finger Lakes BOCES campus in Williamson just before 10 a.m. Friday for a report that a suspicious package may have a bomb inside. The campus was evacuated while... more

Harmful algal blooms continue to be found in Cayuga County-area lakes

Harmful algal blooms continue to be found in area lakes, but there is no indication that public drinking water has been negatively impacted. The Cayuga County Health Department on Friday said that, out of an abundance of caution, the Auburn and Owasco water treatment facilities had activated their carbon treatment systems to mitigate the chances of toxins getting into the... more

Newark woman sent to Strong after Manchester crash sends truck rolling

On Thursday at approximately 3:57 pm deputies and other first responders were called to State Route 21 in Manchester for the report of a one-car accident. Deputies say Anna Blaisdell, 57, of Newark was traveling north when she fell ill and fainted behind the well. Her vehicle then left the east shoulder of the roadway, striking a mailbox and then... more

Rodney Carrington coming to del Lago’s Vine in November

Rodney Carrington, multi-talented comedian, actor, singer and writer, will perform at 8 pm Friday, November 24th, at del Lago Resort & Casino’s entertainment venue, The Vine. Tickets go on sale today. Carrington has recorded eight major record label comedy albums, which have sold millions of copies. He released three albums on his own record label, Laughter’s Good Records. An album... more

Beverly Animal Shelter Pets of the Week: Three of the sweetest kittens

If you are looking for a kitten, The Beverly Animal has 3 of the sweetest. They are ready to go… spayed/neutered, up to date on their kitten vaccinations, micro-chipped and all tested negative for Fiv and Fe-Leuk. All they need now is a loving, forever home. FIDGET Just about 4 months old, Fidget is an affectionate, Classic Calico purr-machine. Don’t... more