Day: August 23, 2019

Early voting schedule set for Seneca County residents

Early voting schedule set for Seneca County residents

For the first time, a new state law will allow Seneca County voters to cast their ballot nine days before the general election date of Nov. 5 this fall. The county Board of Elections will set up a single polling place in ... MORE
Possible sewage leaked into Cayuga Lake after Cayuga Heights Wastewater Treatment Plant malfunction

Possible sewage leaked into Cayuga Lake after Cayuga Heights Wastewater Treatment Plant malfunction

About 1,000 gallons of a liquid that could contain sewage was released from the Cayuga Heights Wastewater Treatment Plant on Wednesday night after a valve malfunctioned, according to the Tompkins County Health Department. The discharge was first observed late Wednesday night at ... MORE
Yanks struggle out west as A’s earn series sweep

Yanks struggle out west as A’s earn series sweep

The question surrounding the A’s entering their current nine-game homestand was about how they would be able to hold up in the playoff race with such a daunting stretch of games. Surely they’d be glad just to stay afloat against the Astros ... MORE
New York Yankees, Sports
Thor extends dominance as Mets sweep Tribe

Thor extends dominance as Mets sweep Tribe

Noah Syndergaard has been getting on track at the right time for the Mets, and that continued in Thursday night’s rain-shortened 2-0 win over the Indians at Citi Field. Syndergaard entered with a 1.65 ERA in his previous four starts. With a ... MORE
New York Mets, Sports
Waste Not preps for grand opening in Geneva

Waste Not preps for grand opening in Geneva

One of downtown Geneva’s newest businesses is nearing its grand opening later this month. Waste Not will open with a soft-launch date scheduled for Friday, August 30th from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. After receiving a $25,000 grant from this year’s allocation ... MORE
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Frog in the garden (photo)

This frog lives in a water garden on a Deck in Romulus. It’s taking a break from being in the water. Photo by Marijke Bell ... MORE
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SAFETY MOMENT: Don’t zone out while driving this fall

Situational awareness – Knowing what is going on all around you and having the ability to: – Identify; – Process; – Comprehend; – Respond to; All too often we catch ourselves and others with our heads down looking at our mobile handsets ... MORE
News, SAFETY MOMENT, Traffic
SPORTSBOOK CONFIDENTIAL: 2019 NFL Season – NFC East Preview and College Football Kickoff (podcast)

SPORTSBOOK CONFIDENTIAL: 2019 NFL Season – NFC East Preview and College Football Kickoff (podcast)

In this week’s episode John Sullivan continues his preview of the 2019 NFL season by looking at the Eagles, Cowboys, Redskins and Giants. Then, a look at fantasy football running back’s & team defenses, plus model based picks for the opening weekend ... MORE
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Donovan McNabb returns for grand opening of DraftKings Sportsbook Lounge at del Lago

Perhaps the most electrifying football player to ever star at Syracuse University, at least in recent memory, was back in familiar territory on Friday afternoon. The former Orange quarterback helped cut the ribbon for the grand opening of the DraftKings Sportsbook Lounge ... MORE
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Undersheriff says former jail guard cultivated relationship with an inmate

In June a 25-year-old corrections officer in Seneca County was arrested on felony drug charges following an investigation by Geneva Police. Now, 25-year-old Adam T. Bowen, a Geneva resident was charged with official misconduct and second-degree attempted promoting prison contraband. Investigators say ... MORE
News, Police Beat, Seneca County
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UPDATE: One killed, another still critical after two-car crash in Cayuga County

Police have provided an update on the serious, two-car crash in Brutus, which happened Friday afternoon. One person is dead, and two others are injured, according to Troopers. Police say that the crash happened after a single driver crossed into the wrong ... MORE
IJC: With water levels dropping, Lake Ontario outflows decreased

IJC: With water levels dropping, Lake Ontario outflows decreased

The International Joint Commission says Lake Ontario outflows have been reduced. This, as the lake’s water levels have reached 247.7 feet. The IJC had raised outflow levels above limits set under Plan 2014 in an effort to bring down water levels. This past spring – ... MORE
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Kolb introduces bill to block fees on new license plates

Assembly Minority Leader Brian M. Kolb (R,C-Canandaigua) introduced legislation that would block New York drivers from Gov. Cuomo’s mandated $25 fee on new license plates. The bill would prohibit the state Department of Motor Vehicles from requiring a fee when the design ... MORE
New York’s Red Flag law goes into effect this weekend

New York’s Red Flag Law goes into effect this weekend

A new gun control measure goes into effect statewide starting Saturday. The Red Flag Law is meant to remove guns from people the court deems to be a threat to themselves or others. Currently, there’s a debate over a national version of ... MORE
New York State, News
Police continue to investigate 32-year-old unsolved Ithaca murder

Police continue to investigate 32-year-old unsolved Ithaca murder

More than 30 years ago, a 26-year-old American Red Cross shelter worker was found dead. Today, the case remains open and is one of Ithaca’s few unsolved murders. Police continue to investigate leads and interview witnesses, and test evidence in ways they ... MORE
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