Day: January 16, 2020

Yankees trade Tarpley to Marlins for third base prospect

Yankees trade Tarpley to Marlins for third base prospect

The Yankees announced on Wednesday that they have acquired Minor League third baseman James Nelson and cash considerations from the Marlins in exchange for left-hander Stephen Tarpley. Nelson, 22, spent his 2019 season with Class A Advanced Jupiter, batting .228 (98-for-429) with 36 runs, 13 ... MORE
New York Yankees, Sports
Crunch topped by Phantoms, 5-4

Crunch topped by Phantoms, 5-4

The Syracuse Crunch were topped by the Lehigh Valley Phantoms, 5-4, tonight at the PPL Center. After exchanging goals in the first period, the Crunch lead through most of the second period, but the Phantoms rallied to build a lead and take ... MORE
W-FL Wednesday: Andrews lifts Canandaigua over Schroeder with buzzer-beater in OT; Williamson boys beat East Rochester

W-FL Wednesday: Andrews lifts Canandaigua over Schroeder with buzzer-beater in OT; Williamson boys beat East Rochester

There was a total of 14 games across the Wayne-Finger Lakes boys and girls basketball leagues on Wednesday night. On the boys side, Derek Andrews drained a three-pointer in the final seconds of overtime to lift the Canandaigua Braves over the Webster Schroeder ... MORE
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Pittsford woman accused of stealing $787 in merchandise from Eastview Mall store

A 35-year-old Pittsford resident was arrested at Eastview Mall following a theft investigation. On Wednesday around 11:23 a.m. deputies arrested Laura Ashley Larkin-Watson, 35, of Pittsford for concealing $787 worth of merchandise from the Von Maur store. Deputies say she passed all ... MORE
Car fire contained before anyone hurt on Route 21 in Ontario County

Car fire contained before anyone hurt on Route 21 in Ontario County

The Ontario County Sheriff’s Office reports that they were called to a vehicle fire on Wednesday on State Route 21. Around 5 p.m. deputies were called to the scene along with the Naples Fire Department after receiving report of a car on ... MORE
Deputies: Ontario man charged after domestic incident

Deputies: Ontario man charged after domestic incident

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a 37-year-old Ontario man following a domestic incident. Christopher Merkel, 37, of Ontario was charged with fourth-degree criminal mischief following the incident, which happened around 7 p.m. on Wednesday. Merkel is accused of ... MORE
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Lyons man charged with sex abuse

Lyons man charged with sex abuse after December incident

Deputies say that a 25-year-old Lyons man was arrested after investigation of a December 2019 incident. Ryan Parkison, 25, of Lyons was charged with first-degree sex abuse and endangering the welfare of a child. The charges stem from an incident on Maple ... MORE
Middlesex driver had suspended license after being stopped for passing school bus

Middlesex driver had suspended license after being stopped for passing school bus

On January 11th at 4:27 p.m. police arrested a 54-year-old Middlesex resident on multiple charges after a September incident. Louis Perot, 54, was charged with criminal impersonation, obstructing governmental administration, aggravated unlicensed operation, and passing a stopped school bus. Police say investigation ... MORE
Police: Canandaigua woman intentionally damaged property during dispute

Police: Canandaigua woman intentionally damaged property during dispute

Police arrested a 54-year-old Canandaigua woman following a disturbance at a Bristol Street resident earlier this month. On January 10th at approximately 12:57 p.m. Elaine Mulheron, 54, of Canandaigua was charged with fourth-degree criminal mischief after that incident. Police say it was ... MORE
Republicans call for ‘immediate’ repeal of bail reform laws in NYS (video)

Republicans call for ‘immediate’ repeal of bail reform laws in NYS (video)

Assembly Minority Leader Will Barclay (R,C,I,Ref-Pulaski) and members of the Assembly Minority Conference called for an immediate repeal of recently-enacted criminal justice reforms that put New Yorkers at risk. At a press conference held today in Albany, lawmakers were joined by families ... MORE
New York State, News, Politics
Pursuit begins in Macedon, ends in three-car wreck in Perinton

Four hospitalized after three-car wreck, police chase in Macedon

Four people were taken to the hospital after a three-vehicle crash in the town of Perinton, which started as an attempted traffic stop in the town of Macedon. The crash happened around 3:45 p.m. on Route 31 near Blackwatch Trail. Police say ... MORE
Tom Reed will lead President Trump’s re-election campaign in NY

Tom Reed will lead President Trump’s re-election campaign in NY

Congressman Tom Reed is among six elected officials who will lead President Donald Trump’s re-election effort in the state. Finger Lakes News Radio reports that Reed will be joined by Dutchess County Sheriff Butch Anderson, fellow Congressmen Peter King and Lee Zeldin, ... MORE
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Several officers hurt after incident at Elmira Correctional Facility

Several officers are recovering after an incident at the Elmira Correctional Facility late last week. The New York State Correctional Officers and Police Benevolent Association reports that an inmate called an officer over to his cell when he reached through the bars ... MORE
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Students learn about history, science with aid of VR headsets at Pal-Mac

One local school is using virtual reality technology to immerse students in a learning experience unlike a lot of others. “I’m more of a visual learner,” said Ivan Reynolds, a 10th grader who spoke to RochesterFirst. “Being able to see the cells, ... MORE
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Supervisors join lawmakers calling for Sampson to be selected as state-run veterans cemetery

Earlier this week the Seneca County Board of Supervisors approved a resolution at its January board meeting to see that the state’s first veterans cemetery be at Sampson. Senators Robb Ortt and Pam Helming are leading statewide efforts to get New York ... MORE