Day: December 9, 2019

Automatic alarm prevents fire from spreading at Auburn apartment complex

Automatic alarm prevents fire from spreading at Auburn apartment complex

An automatic alarm at an apartment complex in Auburn likely prevented a small fire from becoming worse, the Auburn Fire Department reported. The call came in around 4 p.m. at Genesee Gardens Apartments on Seymour Street, according to The Citizen. They say ... MORE
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Sabres wrap up three-game road trip with 3-2 overtime win against Edmonton

Sabres wrap up three-game road trip with 3-2 overtime win against Edmonton

It took defenseman Colin Miller 24 games to earn his first goal as a member of the Buffalo Sabres, but it really couldn’t have come at a better time. Miller scored the overtime winner in Buffalo’s 3-2 victory over the Edmonton Oilers ... MORE
Buffalo Sabres, Sports
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Mets officially announce coaching staff for the 2020 season

Mets officially announce coaching staff for the 2020 season

The Mets have made their coaching staff for the 2020 MLB season official on Sunday night. In a press release, the team announced who will be helping out Carlos Beltran in his first managerial season, including the return of hitting coach Chili Davis and the addition ... MORE
New York Mets, Sports
Police: Penn Yan man displayed knife, shotgun during weekend altercation

Police: Penn Yan man displayed knife, shotgun during weekend altercation

Police in Penn Yan say they arrested two individuals after a reported assault and physical altercation, which happened during the early-morning hours on Saturday. Dante Ortiz, 23, of Penn Yan was charged with three counts of menacing after displaying a folding knife ... MORE
New incident of racism reported on edge of SU campus

New incident of racism reported on edge of SU campus

The Syracuse University Department of Public Safety and the Syracuse Police Department are investigating a new report of a racist incident on the edge of campus. The incident happened on Wednesday, December 4th on Euclid Avenue, near Ostrom Avenue. DPS says a ... MORE
NY’s ban on flavored e-cigs set to expire before it can be enforced, but state has plan

NY’s ban on flavored e-cigs set to expire before it can be enforced, but state has plan

New York state’s emergency ban on flavored electronic cigarettes has been stalled in court so long it is set to expire before it ever gets enforced. The 90-day ban approved on Sept 17 was swiftly halted as part of an ongoing lawsuit filed ... MORE
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‘FREEDOM WITHIN’: Inmate who served time in Auburn writes memoir about experiences

‘FREEDOM WITHIN’: Inmate who served time in Auburn writes memoir about experiences

The longest-serving inmate in the New York state prison system has published a free online book about his experiences, which include time served at Auburn Correctional Facility. James R. Moore’s book, “Freedom Within,” is billed as a prison memoir. Moore has been ... MORE
Auburn, Cayuga County, Life
Styrofoam ban gets support in Cayuga County from environmental group

Styrofoam ban gets support in Cayuga County from environmental group

The Cayuga County Legislature this week will hold the second of two public hearings to discuss a proposed law that would ban single-use Styrofoam in food service. The local “Food Service Waste Reduction Act” was drafted after Legislature Chair Tucker Whitman received ... MORE
Auburn mayor has good things to say about Francis Conole, a

Francis Conole sees support from Auburn mayor

Auburn Mayor Michael Quill, who leads the second-largest city in the 24th Congressional District, is supporting Francis Conole for the Democratic nomination to challenge Republican U.S. Rep. John Katko. Quill’s endorsement is the 12th announced by Conole’s campaign. Conole’s endorsers include Auburn ... MORE
Bath Police arrest three in drug bust

Bath Police arrest three in drug bust

Bath Police arrest three in a drug bust. The Village of Bath Police Department with the assistance of the Stueben County Sheriff’s Office and the Corning Police Department executed a no-knock search warrant on Friday, December 6 at 3:20 p.m. at 18 ... MORE
Deputies say Phelps man displayed firearm during Clifton Springs incident

UPDATE: Phelps man who displayed firearm now facing animal cruelty charge

The Ontario County Sheriff’s Office reports that the 20-year-old Phelps resident who was charged with two counts of menacing and one count of criminal mischief for displaying a firearm during an incident over the weekend has been arrested on animal cruelty charges ... MORE
Package tossed like a frisbee in Wayne County from USPS truck (video)

Package tossed like a frisbee in Wayne County from USPS truck (video)

What recourse does a person have if a package handler for one of the big players – U.S. Postal Service, UPS, or FedEx – mishandle their package? Do you make phone calls? Who do you call? Do you just show up at ... MORE
Deputies: Two men trespassed, poached deer from private property in Seneca County

Deputies: Two men trespassed, poached deer from private property in Seneca County

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of two men on a number of hunting violations after they were found trespassing on private property in the Town of Varick. Deputies responded to the report of hunters poaching deer on private property, ... MORE
Deputies: Seneca Falls driver failed to yield to emergency vehicle, charged with DWI

Deputies: Seneca Falls driver failed to yield to emergency vehicle, charged with DWI

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Seneca Falls resident following a traffic stop on State Route 318 in Tyre. Deputies say that around 12:55 a.m. on Sunday – Angela Wheeler, 27, of Seneca Falls was stopped for failing ... MORE
Farmington woman charged with animal cruelty, abandonment after kitten found missing tail

Farmington woman charged with animal cruelty, abandonment after kitten found missing tail

The Ontario County Sheriff’s Office and Ontario County Humane Society report the arrest of a 29-year-old Farmington resident, following an investigation into animal abuse. Deputies say 29-year-old Amber Westenberger, of Farmington was found to have a 5-month-old dog and small kitten at ... MORE