Day: December 8, 2019

UPSTATE HOOPS: Impressions & reaction as new high school basketball season underway (podcast)

UPSTATE HOOPS: Impressions & reaction as new high school basketball season underway (podcast)

The first two weeks of Wayne-Finger Lakes high school boys and girls basketball is in the books and the new season is off and running. Join Jim Sinicropi to react to all the game results and discuss impressions of the teams projected ... MORE
Seneca Lake Pure Waters Association announces new lakeshore property owner program

Seneca Lake Pure Waters Association announces new lakeshore property owner program

Ahead of the start of the new year, the Seneca Lake Pure Waters Association has announced the unveiling of the Seneca Lake-Friendly Living program, the non-profit’s newest program that is tailored toward lakeshore property owners. This week Waste Not was full with ... MORE
Sheriff Henderson: More than $3

Sheriff Henderson: More than $315K in drugs seized following arrest in Ontario County

Sheriff Kevin Henderson says a Fairport man was arrested on felony charges after a traffic stop, and subsequent home search, which resulted in the discovery of more than 56 pounds of marijuana, hundreds of pills, edibles, and weapons ... MORE
Buffalo falls to Vancouver in overtime, 6-5

Buffalo falls to Vancouver in overtime, 6-5

The Buffalo Sabres’ comeback efforts against the Vancouver Canucks yielded one point on Saturday. Jack Eichel shot and scored with 2:51 left in overtime, but just before he fired, Henri Jokiharju was called for tripping, negating the goal and sending Vancouver to ... MORE
Buffalo Sabres, Sports
Shooting leaves one dead in Tompkins County; search underway for three suspects

UPDATE: Police ask for public’s help after deadly shooting in Tompkins County

Investigators are asking for the public’s help after a deadly shooting in the Town of Newfield early-Saturday. Dejour Xavier Gandy, 29, was found deceased by deputies who responded to the scene after reports of shots fired at the residence. Deputies say he ... MORE
#1 Falcons clip #2 Herons in championship game

No.1 Falcons clip No. 2 Herons in championship game

The No. 2 William Smith College soccer team was edged by No. 1 Messiah 1-0 in the national championship game at UNCG Soccer Stadium this afternoon. The Herons, who were making their fifth appearance in the national championship game, finished the season ... MORE
RIT defeats Mercyhurst, 3-2, to complete Atlantic Hockey sweep

RIT defeats Mercyhurst, 3-2, to complete Atlantic Hockey sweep

RIT junior forward Jake Hamaacher (Corona, CA/Dubuque Fighting Saints) notched a goal and an assist while junior goalie Logan Drackett (Calgary, Alberta/Calgary Canucks) totaled 31 saves to lead the Tigers to a 3-2 victory and two-game sweep of visiting Mercyhurst in Atlantic Hockey action, Saturday. RIT ... MORE
Cornell’s 10-game win streak halts with 2-1 loss at Dartmouth

Cornell’s 10-game win streak halts with 2-1 loss at Dartmouth

The Cornell men’s hockey team had a season-high 40 shots on goal and hit the frame three more times, but the Big Red battled from behind almost all of Saturday night and couldn’t recover in a 2-1 loss to Dartmouth at Thompson ... MORE
Crunch tame Sound Tigers, 5-2

Crunch tame Sound Tigers, 5-2

The Syracuse Crunch rolled past the Bridgeport Sound Tigers, 5-2, tonight at the War Memorial Arena. Alex Volkov recorded a four-point night with a goal and three assists to lead the Crunch followed by Taylor Raddysh with two goals and a helper ... MORE
Amerks split weekend set with Checkers

Amerks split weekend set with Checkers

For the first time in 14 games and 39 days, the Rochester Americans (15-4-2-2) suffered a regulation loss as they come up short in a 3-1 setback to the defending Calder Cup champion Charlotte Checkers (10-11-3-0) Saturday night at The Blue Cross ... MORE
W-FL Saturday: Victor wins Finger Lakes Tip-Off Tournament; Waterloo girls improve to 4-0

W-FL Saturday: Victor wins Finger Lakes Tip-Off Tournament; Waterloo girls roll to 4-0

The Victor Blue Devils took down the Newark Reds to win the 2019 Finger Lakes Tip-Off Tournament at Newark High School Saturday night. Victor never trailed in this game, but Newark was down by just two points going into the fourth quarter ... MORE
Lawsuit over New York’s vaccine law dismissed

Lawsuit filed against New York’s vaccine law dismissed

A lawsuit filed against New York state’s vaccination law has reportedly been dismissed. State Attorney General Letitia James said the lawsuit, F.F. on behalf of her minor children, et al v. State of New York, et al, was dismissed. The lawsuit comes ... MORE
Courts, Health, New York State, News
Farmers and business owners push for regulations in hemp industry

Farmers and business owners push for regulations in hemp industry

Farmers and business owners are pushing for regulations in the growing hemp industry. New York Hemp Lab held a panel at the University of Rochester on Saturday. The focus of the discussion was the lack of standards for hemp products, testing, and ... MORE
Farm, New York State, News
Self-defense in spotlight after recent report of woman fending off attacker

Self-defense in spotlight after recent report of woman fending off attacker

At the United Martial Arts Center in Victor, every kick and roll, is a lesson learned. Instructor Toby Reh says the lesson of the day is self-defense. “What we’re doing here kind of transcends just the physical things that are happening on ... MORE
Life, Ontario County, Victor
State Consumer group asking Hasbro’s to stop making assault-style toy weapons

No more Nerf? Watchdog group in NYS calls Hasbro to remove assault-style toy weapons from lineup

The Empire State Consumer Project has written a letter to the Hasbro board of directors, calling for them to remove assault-style toy weapons from their product line. As many parents head to toy stores for the holiday season, one consumer watch group ... MORE
Business, New York State, News