Year: 2019

Deputies: Man wanted on felony charge taken into custody after pursuit at Eastview Mall

Deputies: Man wanted on felony charge taken into custody after pursuit at Eastview Mall

Deputies say that a 36-year-old Pine Bush resident was arrested at Eastview Mall on felony charges following an incident over the weekend. On Saturday, deputies were patrolling the mall and recognized a white male identified as John Wesley Knights, 36, from Dansville, ... MORE
ORANGE WIN: Syracuse upsets #1 Duke in OT

ORANGE WIN: Syracuse upsets #1 Duke in overtime thriller (full coverage)

Five Syracuse players scored double-digits Monday night as Syracuse (12-5, 3-1 ACC) stunned No. 1 Duke (14-2, 3-1 ACC) in a 95-91 overtime victory at Cameron Indoor Stadium. The victory is the first for the Orange over a No. 1 ranked opponent ... MORE
Deputies: Rochester man was shooting up in Eastview parking lot with 2-year-old in car

Deputies: Man was shooting up in Eastview parking lot with 2-year-old in car

Deputies say a 26-year-old Rochester man was arrested at Eastview Mall on drug charges after a brief investigation. On Sunday at approximately 6:36 p.m. deputies responded to one of the main entrances of the Eastview Mall Parking Lot for the report of ... MORE
Cuomo starts with favorable numbers in first poll of 2019

Cuomo starts with favorable numbers in first poll of 2019

Governor Andrew Cuomo has a 51-43 percent favorability rating among registered voters, up from a negative 45-49 percent favorability rating in November among likely 2018 voters. The Assembly has a 48-32 percent favorability rating – its best ever – up from negative ... MORE
Newark names scholar athlete teams

Newark names scholar athlete teams

Newark High School Winter teams have qualified for scholar athlete team status. The recognition is given by the New York State Public High School Athletic Association to varsity athletic teams that collectively achieve averages of 90 or better. “Education-based athletics provides the ... MORE
Rehearsals underway for spring musical in Newark

Rehearsals underway for spring musical in Newark

Rehearsals for the March 1st-March 3rd  Spring musical production “The Music Man” began January 7th at Newark High School. The early twentieth century story line centers around charming con artist Harold Hill masquerading as a boys’ band leader trying to cheat the ... MORE
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Cardinal in Farmington (photo)

Lady Cardinal in our Farmington backyard during Thursday’s snow. Photo by Mike Sargent ... MORE
WEBER THIS WEEK: Seneca Falls Parks & Rec Director Jim Spina (podcast)

WEBER THIS WEEK: Seneca Falls Parks & Rec Director Jim Spina (podcast)

Join your host on this weeks episode of Weber This Week where the Dog is joined by the director of Seneca Falls Parks & Recreation Department, Jim Spina. ... MORE
A hidden gem in Geneva (photo)

A hidden gem in Geneva (photo)

There are so many hidden gems waiting to be photographed in the Finger Lakes area! This shot was captured along PreEmption Road in Geneva. Photo is by Rachel Burkholder ... MORE
del Lago Resort & Casino announces Michael Carbonaro from truTV’s “The Carbonaro Effect” will perform at The Vine

del Lago Resort & Casino announces Michael Carbonaro from truTV’s “The Carbonaro Effect” will perform at The Vine

del Lago Resort & Casino is pleased to announce Michael Carbonaro: Live! will take the stage at The Vine on Sunday, February 17th at 7PM. Tickets go on sale on Wednesday, January 16th at noon and may be purchased in person at ... MORE
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Deadline approaching for flood relief dollars in South Seneca

Senator Pam Helming is reminding local homeowners that they have until Monday, February 4th to apply for grant funding through New York State’s residential assistance program for damage related to the flooding disaster that struck southern Seneca County in August 2018. The ... MORE
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Southern Tier to see $150M investment

A major Canadian processor will spend up to $150 million to locate a hemp processing center in the Southern Tier. Canopy Growth, whose stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange (symbol:CGC), announced plans to locate in the region to process, research ... MORE
O’Mara, Palmesano call for greater state funding of local roads and bridges

O’Mara, Palmesano call for greater state funding of local roads and bridges

State Senator Tom O’Mara (R,C,I- Big Flats) and Assemblyman Phil Palmesano (R,C,I-Corning) renewed their call for Governor Andrew Cuomo to “once and for all make New York State’s commitment to local roads and bridges the strongest state-level commitment in the nation.” The ... MORE
Police: Expect delays in Seneca Falls as ‘Women March’ takes place Saturday

Police: Expect delays in Seneca Falls as ‘Women March’ takes place Saturday

The Seneca Falls Police Department released the following update ahead of Saturday’s Women March, which is set to take place in the Town of Seneca Falls during the morning hours: “The Town of Seneca Falls Police Department would like to advise town ... MORE
WEBCAST REPLAY: Gananda visits Lyons with first place on the line in Wayne County (FL1 Sports)

WEBCAST REPLAY: Gananda visits Lyons with first place on the line in Wayne County (FL1 Sports)

First place in Wayne County is on the line when Jayden Castrechini’s Gananda Blue Panthers visit the Atwood Gymnasium to take on Justice Smith and the Lyons Lions. Jim Sinicropi and Matt Barr have the call for FL1 Sports. ... MORE
W-FL MONDAY: DeVaney’s 32 points lift Geneva over East High & Romulus hits court without long-time coach

W-FL MONDAY: DeVaney’s 32 points lift Geneva over East High & Romulus hits court without long-time coach

The Geneva Lady Panthers evened their season record at 6-6 with a 56-46 win over East High who were coached by former Clyde-Savannah boys head coach Tim Jackson. Lauren DeVaney had a huge night leading the Panthers with 32 points and 16 ... MORE
Marijuana: Towns could opt-out under Andrew Cuomo’s plan

Marijuana: Towns could opt-out under Andrew Cuomo’s plan

Cities and towns in New York would still be able to ban marijuana sales under Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s soon-to-be-released plan to legalize the drug statewide. Cuomo, a Democrat, is expected to unveil his full recreational marijuana proposal Tuesday as part of his ... MORE
Auburn’s Falcon Park turf won’t be ready for college, high school teams in 2019

Auburn’s Falcon Park turf won’t be ready for college, high school teams in 2019

Mid-January snowfalls are exceptionally good at making some reminisce over warmer weather. For two baseball teams, the sooner the snow melts, the more clear the future of their upcoming seasons will become. The Auburn High School and Cayuga Community College baseball teams ... MORE