ORANGE IN: Syracuse receives at-large bid to 2018 NCAA Tournament

Syracuse, and the rest of Orange nation, have just learned that they will be in the NCAA Tournament field of 68 on the live Selection Show on TBS television and streaming at NCAA.com. – Click here for printable brackets (.pdf) Syracuse will face Arizona State in the First Four at Dayton’s UD Arena Wednesday, March 14 at 9:10 p.m. ET.... more

Man faces multiple charges including assault after hours-long standoff with police in Auburn

The Auburn man who fled onto a roof and was standing off with police for several hours on Sunday has been charged with third-degree criminal possession of a weapon first-degree attempted robbery and second-degree assault after the incident that unfolded. Bradley Strange, 33, was wanted by New York State Parole and when police were called to the scene around 10:50... more

Victor completes undefeated hockey season with state title

The Victor Blue Devils captured their first NYSPHSAA boys hockey championship in school history on Sunday in Buffalo scoring three goals in under five minutes in the second period en route to a 5-1 victory over Niagara Wheatfield of Section VI to cap an undefeated 22-0-4 season. Congrats to @victorhshockey on completing an undefeated State Championship season! We are all... more

Felony charges for accused cocaine dealers in Canandaigua

The Canandaigua Police Department reported a pair of arrests as part of a co-investigation between three agencies in Ontario County. On March 8th at approximately 8:30 p.m. Kaylon Fowler, 25, was charged with third-degree criminal sale of a controlled substance. Fowler is accused of selling large amounts of cocaine while in Canandaigua. He is being held at the Ontario County... more

Police: Seneca Falls man accused of slamming, choking victim during domestic incident

On Saturday around 5:38 p.m. members of the Seneca Falls Police Department took a 33-year-old Mynderse Street resident into custody after an investigation into a domestic incident. Christopher R. White, 33, of Seneca Falls was charged with criminal obstruction of breathing and second-degree harassment after picking up a female victim during a domestic incident — slamming her down on the... more

Police: Williamson man possessed weapon during Canandaigua incident

On Thursday around 1:05 p.m. police took a 27-year-old Williamson resident into custody on a weapon charge following the investigation into a May 2017 incident in Canandaigua. The Canandaigua Police Department reports that with the assistance of New York State Police, and the Ontario County Sheriff’s Office — Pierre T. Thomas, 27, was charged with fourth-degree criminal possession of a... more

FLX FORECAST: Snow stays in the forecast through late-week, accumulation expected

Big snowfall is not expected for the Finger Lakes this week — even as another nor’easter makes its way up the coast — dumping heavy snow along the New England coastline. Forecasters say after a cool-and-unsettled weekend — the same forecast will persist throughout the week. While some minor accumulation is possible Monday Night into Tuesday — more scattered snow... more

Mobile addiction treatment expanding through FLACRA, state funding expansion in Ontario County

This week Senator Pam Helming announced the expansion of mobile addiction treatment and transportation services in Ontario County. The two vehicles purchased by Finger Lakes Area Counseling and Recovery Agency, known as FLACRA, will help provide transport and medical services to those seeking addiction treatment. This purchase is part of more than $1.6 million made available statewide for providers to... more