Day: December 22, 2017

WEBCAST REPLAY: Penn Yan takes on Geneva in FL East showdown on FL1 Sports

WEBCAST REPLAY: Penn Yan takes on Geneva in FL East showdown on FL1 Sports

The Penn Yan Mustangs take on the Geneva Panthers at Waterloo High School in a key mid-season Finger Lakes East match-up three days before Christmas. Jim Sinicropi and Nick Sciotti will have the call live from Waterloo starting at 7:30 pm on ... MORE
INSIDE THE FLX: Reporter Peter Mantius talks local headlines, changes in the news business (podcast)

INSIDE THE FLX: Reporter Peter Mantius talks local headlines, changes in the news business (podcast)

How does a newspaper veteran with history and experience in Atlanta and the New York City-area get involved with covering some of the most-controversial topics in the Finger Lakes? For Peter Mantius, it started with a move to Watkins Glen. He moved ... MORE
Lansing grad goes around the world in a semester

Lansing grad goes around the world in a semester

Sophia Pitti-Daly graduated from Lansing High in 2015 with plans to go to Ithaca College to study biology education and become a high school science teacher. But she had bigger plans in place since she was 12 years old. Sophia is on ... MORE
Second woman convicted in Newfield murder case pleads guilty to conspiracy

Second woman convicted in Newfield murder case pleads guilty to conspiracy

A Dryden woman involved in a fatal robbery in Newfield last year pleaded guilty to conspiracy in Tompkins County Court on Wednesday afternoon. Colleen McColgin, 38, was initially charged with second-degree murder, first-degree robbery and fourth-degree conspiracy following the death of 30-year-old ... MORE
Public hearing for traffic, parking law update set for Jan. 11

Public hearing for traffic, parking law update set for Jan. 11

The Auburn City Council voted Thursday to set a date for a public hearing so residents can give their input on proposed changes to the city's vehicle and traffic law. The hearing will take place at 6 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 11 at ... MORE
GOP tax overhaul will be felt by state, local governments

GOP tax overhaul will be felt by state, local governments

With Congress sending President Donald Trump a tax overhaul, state and local governments are preparing for some fallout. A look at some of the ways it might affect them: FEDERAL-STATE CONNECTIONS The federal tax overhaul will force officials in most states to ... MORE
Woman sentenced for attempting to smuggle heroin, Suboxone into Moravia prison

Woman sentenced for attempting to smuggle heroin, Suboxone into Moravia prison

A Queens woman was sentenced to a year in jail for trying to bring a package of narcotics into Cayuga Correctional Facility. Cassie L. Rodrigues was arrested in September 2016 after state police found 10 bags of heroin and 56 strips of ... MORE
DEC: Men arrested after shooting deer on public highway in Brutus

DEC: Men arrested after shooting deer on public highway in Brutus

Two men have been charged with several misdemeanors for hunting a doe on a public road in the town of Brutus, according to the state Department of Environmental Conservation. According to a press release, on Dec. 8, officers responded to a complaint ... MORE
Golden Eagles lose shootout to C.G. Finney in Clyde (W-FL round-up 12/21)

Golden Eagles lose shootout to C.G. Finney in Clyde (W-FL round-up 12/21)

It was up and down action in the gymnasium at Clyde-Savannah High School on Thursday night as Section V Independent C.G. Finney came to town to face the Golden Eagles. Clyde’s Derrick Chance would bury three straight three-pointers to end the first ... MORE
GRINCHED: Bills lose in New England as Pats get another favorable call (full coverage)

GRINCHED: Bills lose in New England as Pats get another favorable call (full coverage)

Like several times before, the Bills looked like they had the New England Patriots on the ropes in their own stadium, but some negative plays and some untimely officiating prevented any threat of an upset. Buffalo took a precarious 16-13 lead into ... MORE
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Saturday matinee for Cornell vs. Niagara

Saturday matinee for Cornell vs. Niagara

Cornell will attempt to give Newman Nation an early holiday gift when it welcomes Niagara to Newman Arena on Saturday, Dec. 23 at 1 p.m. The game will be broadcast on The Ivy League Network with Barry Leonard and Eric Taylor ’06 ... MORE
Syracuse falls to St. Bonaventure in OT (full-coverage)

Syracuse falls to St. Bonaventure in OT (full-coverage)

Syracuse (10-2) overcame a 13-point second half deficit to force overtime but came up short in a 60-57 setback to St. Bonaventure (10-2) Friday night in the Carrier Dome. Junior Frank Howard led Syracuse with 17 points, six assists and six rebounds ... MORE
Ontario woman hospitalized after crash on Rt. 104

Ontario woman hospitalized after crash on Rt. 104

The Sheriff’s Office says a Wayne County woman was sent to the hospital after a two-car crash on State Route 104 and Knickerbocker Road. Deputies say Diane Howell, 66, of Ontario was westbound on Route 104 approaching the intersection of Knickerbocker Road ... MORE
Deputies: Palmyra man possessed controlled substance

Deputies: Palmyra man possessed controlled substance

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Palmyra man for Criminal possession of a controlled substance and multiple traffic violations. Justin M. Jewitt, 27, of Palmyra is accused of operating a vehicle while traveling on State Route 31 in ... MORE
Sheriff: Teen charged in Newark robbery, investigation remains active

Sheriff: Teen charged in Newark robbery, investigation remains active

A 15-year-old juvenile was arrested in connection with a robbery investigation, which took place after an incident at Crosby’s Arrow Mart in Newark. Deputies say the 15-year-old was charged with second-degree robbery after allegedly entering the business on December 8th, displaying what ... MORE