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Doubledays salvage one win at State College, return to Falcon Park Wednesday night

Doubledays salvage one win at State College, return to Falcon Park Wednesday night
On the cusp of losing their eighth straight contest after getting the short end of the stick during Sunday’s doubleheader against the Spikes, the Doubledays made sure they were heading into the All-Star break on a winning note. Auburn (22-40) came out on top of Monday night’s pitching duel against State College (33-31), shutting out the opposition for eight innings... more

Police: Canandaigua woman threatened to punch hospital employees

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Police say that a 24-year-old Canandaigua woman was arrested following an incident at a local hospital. On August 19th Gretchen Livings, 24, of Canandaigua was charged with harassment after threatening to punch two hospital staff members in the face. Livings was taken to the Ontario County Jail and charged with harassment. The charges will be answered at a later date.... more

Despite closures optimism in downtown Lyons remains high

Despite closures optimism in downtown Lyons remains high
Joan Delaro’s job can be tough sometimes. As director of the Lyons Main Street program, a program designed to help boost downtown, she has to fight perceptions that the town’s central business district has seen better days. Granted, she said, the town has suffered some setbacks — such as the recent closings of its fine-dining restaurant, Maitre D’ at Trombino’s,... more

Historical architects inspect fire damage at Auburn church linked to Harriet Tubman

Historical architects inspect fire damage at Auburn church linked to Harriet Tubman
The historic Thompson Memorial African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church caught fire on Sunday afternoon around 3 p.m. after a lightning strike hit the church’s steeple. The church was opened in the late 1800s with the help of Harriet Tubman. She was a member of the church for three decades, and the church was the site of her funeral in 1913.... more

Does a new roof mean a new name? SU’s season ticket packets leave off references to ‘Carrier’

Does a new roof mean a new name? SU’s season ticket packets leave off references to ‘Carrier’
When the Carrier Dome gets a new roof, some season ticket holders are wondering if the stadium will get a new name. When football season ticket holders went to their mailboxes over the weekend, they found their season ticket packets. But instead of being mailed from the “Carrier Dome,” the return address label simply read “Dome Box Office.” Inside the... more

East Rochester man claims to be KKK member, sprays teen with hose in viral video

East Rochester man claims to be KKK member, sprays teen with hose in viral video
An East Rochester mom is taking to social media after her 14-year-old son was involved in a confrontation with a man on the street. The incident had racist overtones and was recorded. The mom, Christina Poles, said she reported it to police. The video shows a confrontation between a young teen and a man, outside the man’s home. Police said... more

Portion of state highway system named after fallen officer

Portion of state highway system named after fallen officer in Southern Tier
Governor Cuomo signed legislation naming a portion of the state highway system in Oneida County in honor of Officer Kevin Crossley, the governor’s office announced. The bill designates part of State Route 69 in the Village of Whitesboro as the “Officer Kevin F. Crossley Memorial Highway.” “Officer Crossley dedicated his career to serving his community and he put his life... more

Planned Parenthood leaves federal family planning program

Planned Parenthood leaves federal family planning program
Planned Parenthood said Monday it’s pulling out of the federal family planning program rather than abide by a new Trump administration rule prohibiting clinics from referring women for abortions. Alexis McGill Johnson, Planned Parenthood’s acting president and CEO, said the organization’s nationwide network of health centers would remain open and strive to make up for the loss of federal money.... more

Are the Yankees favorites out of the American League when healthy?

Are the Yankees favorites out of the American League when healthy?
Plagued with injuries, the New York Yankees have managed to stay competitive (even dominant) during the regular season. Destined for the postseason and maybe even the World Series, the Bronx Bombers are one of the leagues best. Having not made the World Series sine 2009, the Yankees (and their fans) have high hopes for this group of pinstripes. Despite not... more
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