Day: November 20, 2019

FRESH TAKES: Kyle Busch, Masked Singer & Weekly Football Round-Up (podcast)

FRESH TAKES: Kyle Busch, Masked Singer & Weekly Football Round-Up (podcast)

This week Paul Russo and Nick Felice discuss Kyle Busch’s NASCAR Championship, their reaction to the latest episode of the Masked Singer, and a round-up of the week in NFL and college football along with their weekend picks.  ... MORE
Sabres GM says team is looking to add a forward

Sabres GM says team is looking to add a forward

Buffalo Sabres general manager Jason Botterill realizes his team needs help. “We’re actively looking to see if we can make our team a little better and find a forward out there to help our group,” Botterill said during an impromptu meeting with ... MORE
Buffalo Sabres, Sports
Rochester man leads police on chase in Canandaigua, then abandons vehicle at apartment complex

Driver leads police on chase in Canandaigua, then abandons vehicle at apartment complex

Police report the arrest of a Rochester man in Canandaigua after a driver abandoned his vehicle, and fled into an apartment complex following an attempted traffic stop. Jarmel Glass, 38, of Rochester was taken into custody on Tuesday around 1:11 a.m. Police ... MORE
New online form created for reporting Social Security scams

New online form created for reporting Social Security scams

The Social Security Administration and Office of the Inspector General say there is a new tool to fight against perpetrators conducting Social Security-related scams. The agencies have created an online form, with which citizens can report scams. Information gathered through these reports ... MORE
New York State, News
Victor man to share vaping illness story

Victor man to share vaping illness story

It’s a story that would scare any parent. Giovanni Marino from Victor is sharing it in hopes that it will stop other young people from vaping. The Allendale Columbia graduate says he knew nothing about vaping, but after several months of vaping ... MORE
Events, Health, Life, News, Schools
Police say no reported attempted abduction at Destiny USA, despite viral online posts

Police say no reported attempted abduction at Destiny USA, despite viral online posts

Syracuse police say they have not received a report of an attempted abduction at Destiny USA, despite posts on social media claiming someone tried to abduct a girl. Police say they’ve received several complaints about a suspicious person in the parking lot ... MORE
Didio, Locastro maintain lead as absentees counted in Cayuga County.

Didio, Locastro maintain lead as absentees counted in Cayuga County.

After the absentee ballot count Tuesday, Michael Didio is the likely winner of the race to represent Cayuga County’s 14th Legislative District. Didio, a Republican, received 37 additional votes. Democratic challenger Gwen Webber-McLeod netted 24 votes. When combined with the unofficial tally ... MORE
Auburn woman sentenced to prison for selling cocaine with son

Auburn woman sentenced to prison for selling cocaine with son

An Auburn woman will serve the same prison sentence as her son, who was also convicted for selling cocaine. Chelsee Riker, 45, admitted on Aug. 27 in Cayuga County Court that she sold cocaine in April 2018. That admission allowed her to ... MORE
Auburn, Cayuga County, Courts, News
Cayuga County-area conference center on market for $65M

Savannah wildlife reserve goes on the market for $65M

Savannah Dhu, a 3,929-acre conference center and wildlife reserve in Savannah, has been listed for sale by its owner of several years, central New York mall magnate Robert Congel. The 2500 Noble Road property is listed for $65 million on the website ... MORE
Marshall wins close-call race in Richmond

Marshall wins close-call race in Richmond

The first order of business Tuesday in the count of Ontario County absentee ballots from the Nov. 5 election was the Richmond town supervisor race. Supporters for both candidates — incumbent Caroline Sauers and challenger Daryl Marshall — packed inside the Ontario ... MORE
Sabres fall to Wild, suffer eighth loss in last nine games

Sabres fall to Wild, suffer eighth loss in last nine games

The Buffalo Sabres’ penalty killers were mighty busy Tuesday night. The team found itself shorthanded seven times during their game against the Minnesota Wild. Buffalo killed off six of those opportunities over 10:29, but weren’t able to muster enough offense in a ... MORE
Buffalo Sabres, Sports
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Snowy white and blue (photo)

Snow and a blue sky at Lyons. Photo by Robert Stopper ... MORE
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Snow squall along Seneca Lake (photo)

A snow squall moves its way along Seneca Lake. Photo by Shelly Lannon ... MORE
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Tugboat in late-fall (photo)

Tugboat DANA II helps complete the 2019 boating season by pushing an empty barge into the Lyons dry dock. Photo by Robert Stopper ... MORE
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Beautiful night in Palmyra (photo)

A shot from Palmyra last Friday. Photo by Debbie Bower ... MORE