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Penn Yan woman airlifted after crash shuts down Rt. 14A

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Deputies say a 66-year-old Penn Yan woman was airlifted to Strong Memorial Hospital after a crash on State Route 14A in Ontario County. On Thursday around 6:35 p.m. Sandra Weaver, 66, of Penn Yan was traveling west on Route 14A when her vehicle crossed over the double solid yellow line, striking an oncoming vehicle. Deputies say that while four people... more

Penn Yan man released after violating court order, being arrested on felony charge

Police: Penn Yan man violates court order, charged with felony family offense, then released on appearance ticket
Police say Timothy Bennett, 51, of Penn Yan was arrested on Saturday after receiving complaint that an order of protection had been violated. Police located Bennett at the location, which was in violation of the court order. Investigation determined that Bennett had been contacted a protected party by phone, which also violated the court order. He was charged with aggravated... more

Upstate casinos haven’t been billed by NYS for $13M in fees, per Comptroller’s audit

Upstate casinos haven’t been billed by NYS for $13M in fees, per Comptroller’s audit
There are still a lot of unpaid fees among New York’s casinos. Specifically, the four casinos opened in Upstate New York owe a total of $13 million in fees. An audit, which was reported earlier this month by The Buffalo News, highlighted the issues that Comptroller Tom DiNapoli found. The costs to regulate casinos in New York State is supposed... more

Police: Drunk driver had child in car with him during two property damage accidents in Seneca Falls

Police: Drunk driver had child in car with him during two property damage accidents in Seneca Falls
Police say they arrested a 46-year-old man for DWI with a child in the vehicle after the report of two property damage accidents in Seneca Falls. Christopher Jensen, 46, of Seneca Falls was charged with DWI, driving with a BAC over 0.08%, driving while intoxicated with a child in the car, and endangering the welfare of a child. Police say... more

Police: Seneca Falls woman assaulted roommate with horseshoe

Police: Seneca Falls woman assaulted roommate with horseshoe
Police arrested a 52-year-old Seneca Falls woman on several charges after she assaulted her roommate during a dispute. Tokyo George, 52, of Seneca Falls was charged with menacing, criminal possession of a weapon, and assault. She’s accused of punching her roommate in the face several times, and striking the victim with a decorative horseshoe. The victim was treated at the... more

Syracuse holds on to top Pitt for fifth straight win (full coverage)

ORANGE GAME DAY: Syracuse hosts Pittsburgh this afternoon, looking for fifth straight win (preview & info)
Syracuse basketball continues to find ways to get it done on the hardwood. On Saturday afternoon in the Dome, the Orange won its fifth straight game after opening up a big early lead and holding on at the end to top Pittsburgh, 69-61. GAME RECAP LINKS: SU squanders huge lead, holds on to beat Pittsburgh, 69-61 (Syracuse.com) Syracuse basketball stays... more

Police: Seneca Falls teen charged with unlawful imprisonment

Police: Seneca Falls teen charged with unlawful imprisonment
The Seneca Falls Police Department reports the arrest of an 18-year-old man following a domestic incident. Login Malchoff, 18, of Seneca Falls is accused of breaking property that belonged to another person. Police say he also failed to let the victim leave the residence. He was charged with unlawful imprisonment and criminal mischief. The charges will be answered at a... more

Police: Penn Yan man charged with harassment

Police: Penn Yan man charged with harassment
Police arrested a 51-year-old Penn Yan man following an investigation into a physical altercation. Timothy Bennett, 51, is accused of subjecting another person to unwanted physical contact during an incident in the village. Bennett was taken into custody without incident. He was charged with harassment. Police say he was arraigned and released. To have the latest delivered to your smartphone... more

W-FL Friday: Wayne boys win fifth straight over Geneva; East Rochester girls lose fourth straight after hot start

W-FL Friday: Wayne boys win fifth straight over Geneva; East Rochester girls lose fourth straight after hot start
On Friday night there were seven Wayne-Finger Lakes boys games and ten girls games. For the boys side, the Wayne Eagles hosted the Geneva Panthers and this game lived up to the hype. The Eagles led after every quarter, but the Panthers trailed by just one point with four minutes remaining in the game. However, Wayne pulled away late and... more

Amerks win second straight after 5-2 win over Rocket

Amerks win second straight after 5-2 win over Rocket
With four goal different goal-scorers, including a pair from Andrew Oglevie, the Rochester Americans (23-13-2-4) defeated the North Division rival Laval Rocket (22-18-3-1) 5-2 at The Blue Cross Arena on Friday night. The win was Rochester’s third this season against Laval while having outscored the Rocket 13-4 over that span. Additionally, the Amerks improved to 12-3-0 all-time versus the Rocket to... more